The table below looks at the statistics for OSSTMM 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 OSSTMM over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
Rank - - 322
Permanent jobs citing OSSTMM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 - -
OSSTMM
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8036 9749 9896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.73% 83.09% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6881 8105 8696
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OSSTMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSSTMM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OSSTMM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OSSTMM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OSSTMM Salary Trend in the City of London