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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
Rank 865 - 861
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSSTMM 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% - 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £85,000 - £125,000
UK excluding London average 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
85389 90032 82506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.87% 81.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71013 72509 68224
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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

OSSTMM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSSTMM across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

OSSTMM Salary Histogram in England

OSSTMM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSSTMM within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 5 £85,000 -
OSSTMM
UK

OSSTMM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OSSTMM 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 OSSTMM.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) ISACA
2 4 (80.00%) GWAPT
2 4 (80.00%) GPEN
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management

OSSTMM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OSSTMM 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 OSSTMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Security Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) ISACA
1 4 (80.00%) GWAPT
1 4 (80.00%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP