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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSSEC
Rank 647 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSSEC 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £27,500
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
3570 3185 3111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.72% 7.64% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3078 2642 2541
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

OSSEC Salary Histogram in London

OSSEC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) iptables
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (25.00%) SELinux
4 1 (25.00%) CTI
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) RTP
4 1 (25.00%) Q.931
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP

OSSEC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Resin
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) CTI
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
4 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Q.931
4 1 (25.00%) RTP
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PA-DSS
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) ATG
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk