The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England / South East
Rank 361 414 444
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +30
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 36 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.21% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.25% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 17
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -22.72%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12733 16645 17283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.62% 86.53% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10386 14029 13881
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OWASP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the South East

OWASP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

OWASP Salary Histogram in the South East

OWASP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 15 £60,000 - 1
Kent +20 11 £60,000 +26.31%
East Sussex - 7 £60,000 -
Berkshire +51 5 £65,000 +10.63% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +19 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Surrey +21 2 £72,500 +52.63% 1
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 39 (39.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 38 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (36.00%) Java
4 34 (34.00%) Windows
4 34 (34.00%) Information Security
5 31 (31.00%) SQL
6 30 (30.00%) Linux
6 30 (30.00%) Firewall
6 30 (30.00%) Finance
7 29 (29.00%) Telecoms
8 24 (24.00%) Python
8 24 (24.00%) SDLC
9 23 (23.00%) CISSP
9 23 (23.00%) Nessus
10 22 (22.00%) CEH
10 22 (22.00%) MVC
11 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
12 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (19.00%) Qualys
14 18 (18.00%) Nmap
14 18 (18.00%) CISM
14 18 (18.00%) Security+ Certification
14 18 (18.00%) C
14 18 (18.00%) C++
14 18 (18.00%) CompTIA Security+
14 18 (18.00%) OSCP
14 18 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (17.00%) Ethical Hacking
16 16 (16.00%) PKI
16 16 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.00%) Apache Solr
2 8 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.00%) IIS
4 4 (4.00%) Apache
4 4 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.00%) SAS
4 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Office 365
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.00%) Firewall
2 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (9.00%) Internet
5 8 (8.00%) LAN
5 8 (8.00%) WAN
6 6 (6.00%) DNS
6 6 (6.00%) HTTP
6 6 (6.00%) Wireless
7 5 (5.00%) SSH
7 5 (5.00%) SSL
8 4 (4.00%) Intranet
8 4 (4.00%) SAN
9 3 (3.00%) Network Security
9 3 (3.00%) VPN
10 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.00%) LDAP
10 1 (1.00%) SMTP
10 1 (1.00%) VLAN
10 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) MySQL
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.00%) DB2
5 3 (3.00%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Maven
2 9 (9.00%) JIRA
3 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.00%) Metasploit
5 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.00%) Burp Suite
6 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.00%) Grunt
6 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.00%) JUnit
7 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 29 (29.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) French Language
4 4 (4.00%) German Language
4 4 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
4 4 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Developer
1 19 (19.00%) Tester
2 15 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
3 12 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Analyst
5 7 (7.00%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Security Tester
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Tester
7 5 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 5 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Graduate
8 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) Web Services
2 14 (14.00%) HTML
3 12 (12.00%) .NET
3 12 (12.00%) Spring
4 11 (11.00%) Drools
4 11 (11.00%) EJB
4 11 (11.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (11.00%) J2EE
4 11 (11.00%) JMS
4 11 (11.00%) jQuery
4 11 (11.00%) JSTL
4 11 (11.00%) Lucene
4 11 (11.00%) Struts
5 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.00%) CSS
6 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.00%) XML
7 7 (7.00%) HTML5
8 6 (6.00%) SAML
8 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) PKI
2 15 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (14.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (12.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.00%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (7.00%) User Experience
6 6 (6.00%) Statistics
7 4 (4.00%) Mainframe
7 4 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.00%) iPad
10 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.00%) Windows
2 30 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Kali Linux
4 5 (5.00%) Unix
5 4 (4.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.00%) Windows NT
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) zOS
6 1 (1.00%) KNOPPIX
6 1 (1.00%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 38 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (34.00%) Information Security
4 24 (24.00%) SDLC
5 22 (22.00%) MVC
6 18 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (17.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 16 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (15.00%) Project Management
9 15 (15.00%) SOA
10 14 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (13.00%) IT Audit
12 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.00%) SIEM
14 10 (10.00%) Network Design
15 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (9.00%) Risk Management
16 8 (8.00%) Business Continuity
16 8 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) Java
2 31 (31.00%) SQL
3 24 (24.00%) Python
4 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.00%) C
5 18 (18.00%) C++
6 16 (16.00%) Bash Shell
7 15 (15.00%) Perl
8 13 (13.00%) C#
9 12 (12.00%) VB
10 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (8.00%) Ruby
12 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.00%) PHP
12 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.00%) Scala
13 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) CISSP
2 22 (22.00%) CEH
3 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
4 18 (18.00%) CISM
4 18 (18.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 18 (18.00%) OSCP
4 18 (18.00%) Security+ Certification
5 15 (15.00%) CISA
5 15 (15.00%) GIAC
6 14 (14.00%) GPEN
7 8 (8.00%) Degree
7 8 (8.00%) SANS
8 7 (7.00%) CREST Certified
9 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
9 6 (6.00%) MCSE
9 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (5.00%) CCNA
10 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (4.00%) GSEC
12 2 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.00%) COBIT
3 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) vSphere
2 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) Samba
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (23.00%) Nessus
2 18 (18.00%) Nmap
3 15 (15.00%) OpenVAS
4 10 (10.00%) vMotion
5 1 (1.00%) Core Impact
5 1 (1.00%) Nagios
5 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Qualys
2 15 (15.00%) Coverity
3 14 (14.00%) VMware
4 11 (11.00%) Cisco
5 9 (9.00%) Oracle
6 8 (8.00%) Splunk
7 4 (4.00%) Ab Initio
7 4 (4.00%) ArcSight
7 4 (4.00%) Dell KACE
7 4 (4.00%) Lotus
7 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.00%) Novell
7 4 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.00%) Google
9 2 (2.00%) Citrix
9 2 (2.00%) Mercator
9 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.00%) Juniper
10 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.00%) SAP
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