The table below looks at the statistics for OSSTMM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSTMM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM)
Rank - - 886
Permanent jobs citing OSSTMM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £92,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

OSSTMM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OSSTMM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSSTMM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSSTMM within the UK.

OSSTMM Salary Trend in the UK