The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for AppScan skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Rational AppScan
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 629 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing AppScan 6 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.016% 0.040% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.077% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
London median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% -  
England median annual salary £45,000 £63,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -29.41% +27.50%  

AppScan is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7769 7733 7666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 21.18% 19.36% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15963 16881 15940
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

AppScan
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing AppScan as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for AppScan in London

AppScan
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for AppScan in London

AppScan
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AppScan in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for AppScan in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing AppScan 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 London region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) Nessus
1 15 (100.00%) CEH
1 15 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Paros
3 12 (80.00%) IBM
3 12 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 11 (73.33%) Burp Suite
4 11 (73.33%) SANS
4 11 (73.33%) WebScarab
4 11 (73.33%) Network Security
5 10 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 5 (33.33%) CISA
6 5 (33.33%) CISM
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Metasploit
8 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 3 (20.00%) Android
8 3 (20.00%) GCIH
8 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (20.00%) Nmap
8 3 (20.00%) WebInspect
8 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (20.00%) Validation
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) Internet

AppScan
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Paros
2 11 (73.33%) Burp Suite
2 11 (73.33%) WebScarab
3 4 (26.67%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Consultant
1 11 (73.33%) Security Consultant
2 10 (66.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 10 (66.67%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Security Advisor
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) CGI
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (20.00%) Kali Linux
2 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 10 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 3 (20.00%) OWASP
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
6 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CEH
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (73.33%) SANS
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 3 (20.00%) GCIH
4 3 (20.00%) GPEN
4 3 (20.00%) GWAPT
4 3 (20.00%) OSCE
4 3 (20.00%) OSCP
5 2 (13.33%) CISMP
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (6.67%) CRISC
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (20.00%) HP Fortify
2 3 (20.00%) Nmap
2 3 (20.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Veracode