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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 235 301
Rank change year-on-year +9 +66  
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 7 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.50% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 22
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 4609 5788 9089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.15% 90.56% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4072 5275 7778
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 £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OWASP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) LAMP
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) SANS
6 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Social Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Burp Suite
6 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
6 3 (25.00%) Asset Management

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (16.67%) CloudStack
1 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless Security
2 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Burp Suite
3 3 (25.00%) Metasploit
4 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (16.67%) Grunt
4 2 (16.67%) gulp
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (8.33%) Gatling
5 1 (8.33%) JMeter
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
3 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Laravel
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (16.67%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SANS
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) GIAC
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
1 2 (16.67%) Xen
1 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nessus
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Salt
2 2 (16.67%) Terraform
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (8.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Varonis
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Remote working
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago