The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 131 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.056% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
OWASP
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1594 1895 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.56% 84.07% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1382 1309
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OWASP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Reading

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP 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 Reading region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 9 (100.00%) Nessus
2 8 (88.89%) Nmap
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) Metasploit
2 8 (88.89%) CREST Certified
3 7 (77.78%) Burp Suite
3 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (77.78%) 802.1X
3 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Nokia
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Qualys
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) OpenVAS
5 1 (11.11%) Core Impact
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) OSCP
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) GIAC
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) CEH
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Metasploit
2 7 (77.78%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) KNOPPIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CREST Certified
2 1 (11.11%) CEH
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
2 1 (11.11%) OSCP
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Nessus
2 8 (88.89%) Nmap
3 1 (11.11%) Core Impact
3 1 (11.11%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
1 7 (77.78%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Coverity
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys