The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 116 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 15 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.12% 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.20% -  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1177 1456 1331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.84% 88.14% 83.34%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1163 1087
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

OWASP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for OWASP in Oxfordshire

OWASP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OWASP in Oxfordshire

OWASP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 5 £47,500 - 1
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 19 (95.00%) Nessus
1 19 (95.00%) CEH
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
1 19 (95.00%) OSCP
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (70.00%) Metasploit
3 14 (70.00%) Degree
3 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (70.00%) Information Security
3 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 14 (70.00%) SaaS
3 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (70.00%) Social Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 14 (70.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 14 (70.00%) CREST Certified
4 12 (60.00%) Tigerscheme
4 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 12 (60.00%) Driving Licence
4 12 (60.00%) Security Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (45.00%) CISSP
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) CLAS
8 7 (35.00%) C

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (10.00%) Automotive
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Consultant
1 11 (55.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 11 (55.00%) Security Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Product Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (15.00%) Life Science
6 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Kali Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (70.00%) Information Security
1 14 (70.00%) Social Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 12 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (20.00%) Source Code Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C
1 7 (35.00%) C++
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) CEH
1 19 (95.00%) OSCP
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 14 (70.00%) CREST Certified
2 14 (70.00%) Cyber Scheme
2 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (60.00%) Tigerscheme
4 9 (45.00%) CISSP
5 8 (40.00%) CLAS
6 5 (25.00%) GIAC
7 4 (20.00%) GPEN
8 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
9 2 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
10 1 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) Nessus
2 7 (35.00%) Nmap
3 5 (25.00%) Defensics
3 5 (25.00%) OpenVAS
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Codenomicon
1 5 (25.00%) Coverity
1 5 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
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