The table below looks at the statistics for WebInspect skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebInspect over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WebInspect
Rank 889 906 875
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Permanent jobs citing WebInspect 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.051% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £85,000 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +85.71%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £65,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +85.71%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7802 6701 6333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.85% 6.06% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 5348 5206
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

WebInspect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WebInspect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Trend

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

WebInspect Salary Trend in the UK

WebInspect
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
England -17 4 £85,000 +30.76%
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
London -12 1 - -

WebInspect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect.

1 7 (87.50%) Nessus
1 7 (87.50%) Nmap
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Economics
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Ethereal
4 3 (37.50%) Billing
4 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (37.50%) AppScan
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) OWASP
5 2 (25.00%) Rapid7
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 1 (12.50%) Qualys

WebInspect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Ethereal
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) DMZ
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) AppScan
2 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Testing Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Managing Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) Java RMI
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
1 1 (12.50%) JMX
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
1 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Economics
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) OWASP
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (12.50%) Qualys