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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England / South West
Rank 215 247 244
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.12% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.14% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -26.08%

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
4510 5090 5137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.08% 88.71% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 4198 4311
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,461 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

OWASP Salary Histogram 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 21 February 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
Dorset - 8 £60,000 -
Bristol +3 5 £47,000 -32.85% 3
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 19 (57.58%) CISSP
2 18 (54.55%) CISA
2 18 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 18 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (36.36%) Web Services
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (33.33%) Information Security
5 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 10 (30.30%) Network Architecture
6 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (30.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 10 (30.30%) SANS
6 10 (30.30%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
6 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
6 10 (30.30%) Change Management
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Python
6 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
7 9 (27.27%) Project Management
7 9 (27.27%) Nessus
7 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (24.24%) COBIT
8 8 (24.24%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (24.24%) IT Audit
8 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (24.24%) SDLC
8 8 (24.24%) Security+ Certification

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 7 (21.21%) CloudStack
1 7 (21.21%) JBoss
1 7 (21.21%) OpenStack
1 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
1 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
1 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.09%) OLAP
1 3 (9.09%) OLTP
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
1 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.09%) Electronics
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) IT Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Security Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Security Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) LAMP
3 3 (9.09%) JSON
3 3 (9.09%) MDX
3 3 (9.09%) REST
3 3 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
1 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (21.21%) Unix
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
1 18 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Information Security
3 10 (30.30%) Change Management
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
3 10 (30.30%) Network Architecture
3 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (30.30%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (24.24%) IT Audit
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) SDLC
6 7 (21.21%) Auto-Scaling
6 7 (21.21%) Build Automation
6 7 (21.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Python
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
2 7 (21.21%) Ruby
2 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) CISSP
2 18 (54.55%) CISA
3 10 (30.30%) SANS
4 8 (24.24%) CISM
4 8 (24.24%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (24.24%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CEH
5 3 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (24.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) vSphere
1 7 (21.21%) Xen
1 7 (21.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Nessus
2 7 (21.21%) Ansible
2 7 (21.21%) Cobbler
2 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.21%) Puppet
2 7 (21.21%) Salt
2 7 (21.21%) Terraform
2 7 (21.21%) Tivoli
3 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) EnterpriseDB
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
1 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago