The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Burp Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Burp Suite over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Burp Suite
UK
Rank 837 892 930
Rank change year-on-year +55 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Burp Suite 27 57 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.055% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 52 21
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  

Burp Suite 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Burp Suite
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Burp Suite as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Burp Suite over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Burp Suite within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +59 27 £45,000 -30.76% 7
London +59 13 £45,000 -37.93% 3
West Midlands +38 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Solihull - 8 £43,750 -
Birmingham +20 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
City of London - 4 £68,250 - 2
Yorkshire +16 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
South East +54 2 £62,500 +8.69%
Berkshire +34 1 £62,500 +47.05%
Reading +32 1 £62,500 +47.05%
M4 Corridor -1 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -

Burp Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Burp Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Burp Suite.

1 41 (64.06%) Security Testing
2 36 (56.25%) CISSP
3 33 (51.56%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (48.44%) Information Security
5 26 (40.63%) Wireshark
6 25 (39.06%) Java
6 25 (39.06%) Windows
7 24 (37.50%) Finance
7 24 (37.50%) Nessus
7 24 (37.50%) CEH
8 22 (34.38%) AppScan
8 22 (34.38%) Paros
9 21 (32.81%) CISM
10 19 (29.69%) Firewall
11 17 (26.56%) Linux
11 17 (26.56%) HTTP
11 17 (26.56%) CISA
11 17 (26.56%) OWASP
12 16 (25.00%) Security Architecture
12 16 (25.00%) OSCP
12 16 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 16 (25.00%) SANS
12 16 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 16 (25.00%) Network Security
13 14 (21.88%) C++
13 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (20.31%) SIEM
14 13 (20.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 12 (18.75%) WebScarab
15 12 (18.75%) Unix

Burp Suite
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (15.63%) JBoss
1 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
1 10 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) Wireshark
2 19 (29.69%) Firewall
3 17 (26.56%) HTTP
4 16 (25.00%) Network Security
5 9 (14.06%) Wireless
6 7 (10.94%) Wireless Security
7 5 (7.81%) Skype
8 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.56%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) ZAP BI
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) AppScan
1 22 (34.38%) Paros
2 12 (18.75%) Metasploit
2 12 (18.75%) WebScarab
3 10 (15.63%) Fiddler
4 5 (7.81%) sqlmap
5 1 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) Protractor
5 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.56%) WinDbg
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Tester
2 13 (20.31%) Penetration Tester
3 12 (18.75%) Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Applications Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Security Architect
5 9 (14.06%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 8 (12.50%) Security Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (9.38%) Security Specialist
8 6 (9.38%) Security Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Information Security Specialist
9 5 (7.81%) Information Specialist
9 5 (7.81%) Security Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Security Penetration Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.13%) CGI
4 1 (1.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.56%) LAMP
4 1 (1.56%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.56%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.56%) Blog
5 1 (1.56%) CESG
5 1 (1.56%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Linux
3 12 (18.75%) Unix
4 6 (9.38%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.56%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.56%) HPUX
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) Security Testing
2 33 (51.56%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (48.44%) Information Security
4 17 (26.56%) OWASP
5 16 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 16 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 16 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (20.31%) SIEM
7 13 (20.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 11 (17.19%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (17.19%) Threat Modelling
9 10 (15.63%) Line Management
9 10 (15.63%) Presales
9 10 (15.63%) Product Management
9 10 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (10.94%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (9.38%) Coaching
11 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) C++
3 10 (15.63%) C#
4 9 (14.06%) Perl
5 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 8 (12.50%) C
5 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) Ruby
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
7 6 (9.38%) PHP
8 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.81%) Python
9 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (56.25%) CISSP
2 24 (37.50%) CEH
3 21 (32.81%) CISM
4 17 (26.56%) CISA
5 16 (25.00%) OSCP
5 16 (25.00%) SANS
6 12 (18.75%) CREST Certified
7 11 (17.19%) CSSLP
7 11 (17.19%) GIAC
8 9 (14.06%) Degree
8 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
8 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.38%) CHECK Team Leader
10 3 (4.69%) CCNA
10 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (3.13%) CHECK Team Member
12 1 (1.56%) CHFI
12 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
12 1 (1.56%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) PCI DSS
2 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Nessus
2 12 (18.75%) HP Fortify
3 11 (17.19%) WebInspect
4 10 (15.63%) Nmap
5 1 (1.56%) Ansible
5 1 (1.56%) OpenVAS
5 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) IBM
2 11 (17.19%) HP
3 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco
4 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
4 3 (4.69%) Juniper
4 3 (4.69%) Nokia
5 1 (1.56%) Coverity
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Sonatype
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum c£50k + Bonus + Benefits Package
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Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a VERY generous bonus
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