The table below looks at the statistics for OSSEC skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSEC over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSSEC
Rank 604 668 -
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -
Permanent jobs citing OSSEC 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £53,750 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -
UK excluding London average salary - - £33,500
OSSEC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3366 3276 2861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.86% 6.67% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2851 2731 2298
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

OSSEC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSSEC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OSSEC Jobs Demand Trend in London

OSSEC
Salary Trend in London

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

OSSEC Salary Trend in London

OSSEC
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSSEC across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

OSSEC Salary Histogram in London

OSSEC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSSEC within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
City of London +42 3 £55,000 +100.00%
OSSEC
England

OSSEC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OSSEC 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 OSSEC.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Snort
3 11 (78.57%) Java
4 10 (71.43%) Nagios
4 10 (71.43%) Docker
4 10 (71.43%) DevOps
4 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (28.57%) Clojure
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) Groovy
7 4 (28.57%) JRuby
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Elixir
8 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
8 3 (21.43%) PKI
8 3 (21.43%) Nessus
8 3 (21.43%) Sourcefire
8 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (21.43%) vCloud
8 3 (21.43%) OpenVPN
8 3 (21.43%) SIEM
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) VPN

OSSEC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OSSEC 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 OSSEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) OpenVPN
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (7.14%) Junos
4 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Scientific Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Clojure
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 4 (28.57%) Groovy
2 4 (28.57%) Elixir
3 1 (7.14%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
4 1 (7.14%) VCAP
4 1 (7.14%) CCSP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Snort
2 10 (71.43%) Docker
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) vCloud
5 2 (14.29%) pfSense
6 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Sourcefire
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) McAfee
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago