Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 238 305
Rank change year-on-year +33 +67 +20
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 52 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.47% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 17
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -19.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -12.50%

OWASP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,977 5,706 8,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.94% 86.26% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,794 4,474 6,690
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OWASP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for OWASP in Berkshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for OWASP in Berkshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 45 £50,000 - 2
Reading +12 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Bracknell -26 2 £30,750 -41.43% 2
Hungerford - 1 - -
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 42 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 42 (80.77%) SANS
2 40 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (65.38%) CISSP
4 32 (61.54%) CISM
5 31 (59.62%) Vulnerability Management
6 30 (57.69%) CEH
7 20 (38.46%) Rapid7
7 20 (38.46%) Qualys
8 13 (25.00%) Information Security
9 12 (23.08%) Nessus
10 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 10 (19.23%) Windows
11 9 (17.31%) CSS
11 9 (17.31%) HTML
11 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (17.31%) Logistics
11 9 (17.31%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
11 9 (17.31%) Security Operations Centre
12 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 8 (15.38%) SDLC
12 8 (15.38%) Capita
12 8 (15.38%) Web Development
12 8 (15.38%) Scrum
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 8 (15.38%) .NET
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) npm
1 7 (13.46%) NuGet
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) gulp
2 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Security Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 7 (13.46%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Graduate
7 2 (3.85%) Graduate Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Graduate Security Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) CSS
1 9 (17.31%) HTML
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) Web Services
3 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
3 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (13.46%) JSON
3 7 (13.46%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (13.46%) React
3 7 (13.46%) REST
3 7 (13.46%) SOAP
3 7 (13.46%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) Ajax
4 3 (5.77%) LAMP
5 2 (3.85%) jQuery
5 2 (3.85%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.92%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.62%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) CentOS
5 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (59.62%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (25.00%) Information Security
4 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (17.31%) Logistics
4 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
5 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
5 8 (15.38%) SDLC
5 8 (15.38%) Web Development
6 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.46%) ETL
6 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.46%) MVC
6 7 (13.46%) OO
6 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
6 7 (13.46%) SOA
6 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) C#
3 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (80.77%) SANS
2 34 (65.38%) CISSP
3 32 (61.54%) CISM
4 30 (57.69%) CEH
5 2 (3.85%) Degree
5 2 (3.85%) GCIA
5 2 (3.85%) GCIH
5 2 (3.85%) GSEC
6 1 (1.92%) CISA
6 1 (1.92%) GIAC
6 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.92%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.46%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) GDPR
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Nessus
2 2 (3.85%) Kibana
2 2 (3.85%) logstash
3 1 (1.92%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Qualys
1 20 (38.46%) Rapid7
2 8 (15.38%) Capita
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.92%) NetIQ
4 1 (1.92%) Splunk