The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 205 - 208
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% - 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £72,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
OWASP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3708 4021 3815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.68% 82.45% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3218 3252 2994
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OWASP
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

OWASP Salary Trend in Surrey

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OWASP Salary Histogram in Surrey

OWASP
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Staines - 8 £73,750 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Nessus
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (10.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
1 1 (10.00%) CORE IMPACT