The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
London / City of London
Rank 218 234 314
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +80
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 6 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.31% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.35% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 7
Median salary £68,250 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -26.08%

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
4481 6070 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.73% 89.58% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 5389 7573
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OWASP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the City of London

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Unix
4 10 (47.62%) Information Security
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
4 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (38.10%) vSphere
5 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
5 8 (38.10%) XenServer
5 8 (38.10%) EnterpriseDB
5 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
5 8 (38.10%) Xen
5 8 (38.10%) TeamCity
5 8 (38.10%) Puppet
5 8 (38.10%) Cobbler
5 8 (38.10%) OpenStack
5 8 (38.10%) Build Automation
5 8 (38.10%) CloudStack
5 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (38.10%) Ansible
5 8 (38.10%) Salt
5 8 (38.10%) Auto-Scaling

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) CloudStack
1 8 (38.10%) JBoss
1 8 (38.10%) OpenStack
1 8 (38.10%) WebLogic
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless Security
3 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Subversion
2 8 (38.10%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Burp Suite
3 2 (9.52%) Metasploit
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.52%) Cybercrime
2 2 (9.52%) Fintech
2 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Unix
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (47.62%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Auto-Scaling
2 8 (38.10%) Build Automation
2 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (38.10%) DSDM
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (38.10%) RUP
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
2 8 (38.10%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CISM
1 6 (28.57%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) CISA
2 4 (19.05%) GIAC
2 4 (19.05%) GSEC
2 4 (19.05%) SANS
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) ISACA
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) COBIT
3 2 (9.52%) ISO27002
4 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) vSphere
1 8 (38.10%) Xen
1 8 (38.10%) XenServer
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Ansible
1 8 (38.10%) Cobbler
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
1 8 (38.10%) Salt
1 8 (38.10%) Terraform
1 8 (38.10%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.52%) Nessus
3 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) EnterpriseDB
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) AlienVault
4 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Varonis