The table below looks at the statistics for OSSTMM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSTMM over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
Rank 627 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSSTMM 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - £85,000 -
OSSTMM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35258 38275 40938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.86% 88.26% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30550 32260 33760
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,620 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OSSTMM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing OSSTMM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OSSTMM Jobs Demand Trend in London

OSSTMM
Salary Trend in London

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

OSSTMM Salary Trend in London

OSSTMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 London region with a requirement for OSSTMM.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) Social Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (16.67%) ECSA
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) GPEN
4 1 (16.67%) OSCP

OSSTMM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (83.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) X.509
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AppScan
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Kali Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Social Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) ECSA
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
1 1 (16.67%) GPEN
1 1 (16.67%) OSCP
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
1 1 (16.67%) WebInspect