The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 225 233 232
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.17% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.20% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 2
Median salary £67,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4633 4947 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.30% 85.66% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3873 4104 4256
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

OWASP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OWASP Salary Trend in the South West

OWASP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +5 7 £67,500 +31.06%
Gloucestershire +2 3 £60,000 +9.09%
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 South West region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) Tivoli
2 11 (64.71%) Shell Script
2 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (64.71%) WebLogic
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) JBoss
2 11 (64.71%) RUP
2 11 (64.71%) DSDM
2 11 (64.71%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (64.71%) LAMP
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Subversion
2 11 (64.71%) Ruby
2 11 (64.71%) WebSphere
2 11 (64.71%) Xen
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (64.71%) TeamCity

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (64.71%) CloudStack
1 11 (64.71%) JBoss
1 11 (64.71%) OpenStack
1 11 (64.71%) WebLogic
1 11 (64.71%) WebSphere
1 11 (64.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
1 11 (64.71%) Subversion
1 11 (64.71%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Information Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Trainer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) IT Trainer
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) Auto-Scaling
1 11 (64.71%) Build Automation
1 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
1 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
1 11 (64.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (64.71%) DSDM
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
1 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
1 11 (64.71%) RUP
1 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) SABSA
3 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
3 3 (17.65%) SFIA
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
1 11 (64.71%) Python
1 11 (64.71%) Ruby
1 11 (64.71%) Shell Script
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) CCDP
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CISM
3 2 (11.76%) CEH
3 2 (11.76%) CISMP
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) EC-Council LPT
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) vSphere
1 11 (64.71%) Xen
1 11 (64.71%) XenServer
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Ansible
1 11 (64.71%) Cobbler
1 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
1 11 (64.71%) Salt
1 11 (64.71%) Terraform
1 11 (64.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) EnterpriseDB
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat