The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 240 311
Rank change year-on-year +13 +71  
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 5 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.41% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 4
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -5.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52%  

OWASP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4641 6448 9164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.52% 90.31% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4239 5742 7723
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing OWASP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in the City of London

OWASP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for OWASP in the City of London

OWASP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Salt
6 5 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (33.33%) Cobbler
6 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
6 5 (33.33%) Build Automation
6 5 (33.33%) CloudStack
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (33.33%) Ansible
6 5 (33.33%) Terraform
6 5 (33.33%) Security Operations
6 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 5 (33.33%) XenServer
6 5 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
6 5 (33.33%) vSphere
6 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (33.33%) Puppet

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (33.33%) CloudStack
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
1 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless Security
3 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (20.00%) Burp Suite
3 3 (20.00%) Metasploit
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Security Penetration Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Cybercrime
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (13.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) DSDM
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) RUP
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 5 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
2 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISM
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
1 5 (33.33%) GIAC
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SANS
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) CISA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) GSEC
4 2 (13.33%) ISACA
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
1 5 (33.33%) Xen
1 5 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
1 5 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
1 5 (33.33%) Salt
1 5 (33.33%) Terraform
1 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) AlienVault
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
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