The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 557 601 601
Rank change year-on-year
+44 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 56 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.028% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.034% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 17
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £60,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +48.64%
OWASP
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
34564 35451 36987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.30% 83.91% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29092 28666 31376
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OWASP
Salary Trend in London

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

OWASP Salary Trend in London

OWASP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in London

OWASP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +8 7 £51,250 -18.00% 2
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OWASP 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 OWASP.

1 33 (37.50%) Information Security
2 25 (28.41%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (27.27%) Java
3 24 (27.27%) SQL
3 24 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 22 (25.00%) CISSP
5 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
6 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
6 18 (20.45%) Security Testing
7 17 (19.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (19.32%) .NET
7 17 (19.32%) HTML
7 17 (19.32%) Firewall
8 15 (17.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
8 15 (17.05%) Linux
8 15 (17.05%) REST
9 14 (15.91%) Degree
9 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
10 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.77%) CSS
10 13 (14.77%) MySQL
11 12 (13.64%) PHP
11 12 (13.64%) Apache
11 12 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (13.64%) Games
11 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (13.64%) Data Integration

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OWASP 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 OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.64%) Apache
2 10 (11.36%) IIS
3 7 (7.95%) CMS
3 7 (7.95%) nginx
3 7 (7.95%) Drupal
3 7 (7.95%) Node.js
4 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) SaaS
3 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) IPsec
2 3 (3.41%) SSL
2 3 (3.41%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (3.41%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) MySQL
3 12 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.68%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Subversion
1 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.82%) Metasploit
3 5 (5.68%) CruiseControl
3 5 (5.68%) Bugzilla
3 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.68%) JIRA
3 5 (5.68%) Hudson
3 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) TestNG
General
1 12 (13.64%) Games
2 10 (11.36%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Publishing
4 2 (2.27%) Law
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Architect
2 19 (21.59%) Security Specialist
3 17 (19.32%) Application Security Specialist
3 17 (19.32%) Applications Specialist
4 14 (15.91%) Consultant
4 14 (15.91%) Security Consultant
5 13 (14.77%) Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Data Architect
7 8 (9.09%) Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Security Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) IT Security Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) IT Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Tester
9 6 (6.82%) Penetration Tester
9 6 (6.82%) Security Architect
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Web Analyst
12 3 (3.41%) Application Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) .NET
1 17 (19.32%) HTML
2 15 (17.05%) REST
3 13 (14.77%) CSS
4 12 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 11 (12.50%) Ajax
5 11 (12.50%) Web Services
6 9 (10.23%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.95%) SOAP
7 7 (7.95%) Memcached
7 7 (7.95%) jQuery
7 7 (7.95%) Sass
7 7 (7.95%) CSS3
7 7 (7.95%) Open Graph
8 6 (6.82%) WCF
9 5 (5.68%) SAML
10 2 (2.27%) RESTful
10 2 (2.27%) JSON
10 2 (2.27%) Middleware
10 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 11 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 8 (9.09%) Cryptography
5 7 (7.95%) W3C
6 6 (6.82%) User Experience
6 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.55%) PKI
8 3 (3.41%) CESG
8 3 (3.41%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.41%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (2.27%) RMADS
10 1 (1.14%) Biometrics
10 1 (1.14%) DTV
10 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
10 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) OS/400
4 1 (1.14%) AIX
4 1 (1.14%) Solaris
4 1 (1.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) Information Security
2 25 (28.41%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 18 (20.45%) Security Testing
5 15 (17.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (13.64%) Data Architecture
7 12 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
8 11 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.09%) Web Development
10 8 (9.09%) ISMS
10 8 (9.09%) MVC
11 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.95%) SEO
11 7 (7.95%) ITIL
11 7 (7.95%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) Java
1 24 (27.27%) SQL
2 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.64%) PHP
4 11 (12.50%) C#
5 10 (11.36%) C++
6 6 (6.82%) C
7 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) CISSP
2 14 (15.91%) Degree
3 12 (13.64%) OSCP
4 10 (11.36%) CISM
5 6 (6.82%) CCNA
5 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.68%) MCSE
6 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.55%) CEH
8 3 (3.41%) CISA
8 3 (3.41%) SSCP
9 2 (2.27%) OSCE
9 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.27%) GSEC
10 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.55%) COBIT
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) CORE IMPACT
1 6 (6.82%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) VMware
3 7 (7.95%) Google
3 7 (7.95%) Zend
3 7 (7.95%) Facebook
3 7 (7.95%) Twitter
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (3.41%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.41%) Juniper
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum (Neg.) + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £50k-£55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago