The table below looks at the statistics for OSSTMM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSTMM over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
Rank - 852 879
Permanent jobs citing OSSTMM 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.001% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £125,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
OSSTMM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSSTMM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OSSTMM Jobs Demand Trend in England

OSSTMM
Salary Trend in England

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

OSSTMM Salary Trend in England