The table below looks at the statistics for OSSEC skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSEC over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSSEC
Rank 302 355 -
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -
Permanent jobs citing OSSEC 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.008% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.41% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary - - £33,500
OSSEC
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
730 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.22% 6.14% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 659 704 651
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

OSSEC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSSEC across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OSSEC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OSSEC
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSSEC across the City of London region.

OSSEC Salary Trend in the City of London

OSSEC
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSSEC across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

OSSEC Salary Histogram in the City of London

OSSEC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OSSEC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSSEC.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Snort
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) pfSense
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP

OSSEC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OSSEC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSSEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Snort
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec