The table below looks at the statistics for OSSTMM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSTMM over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
Rank 901 948 -
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -
Permanent jobs citing OSSTMM 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.006% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £65,000 £85,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median salary - £85,000 -
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
80538 89659 92924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.83% 87.13% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68120 74136 75624
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OSSTMM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OSSTMM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

OSSTMM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSSTMM within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 2 £65,000 -
OSSTMM
UK

OSSTMM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing OSSTMM 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 England region with a requirement for OSSTMM.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Social Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture

OSSTMM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) VB