Burp Suite Jobs

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UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Burp Suite skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Burp Suite over the 6 months leading up to 14 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
14 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 853 846 1148
Rank change year-on-year -7 +302 -193
Permanent jobs citing Burp Suite 35 57 124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.067% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 87
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £53,750
25th Percentile £67,500 £42,000 £65,930
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £47,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +60.53% -36.67% +25.00%
75th Percentile £120,000 £86,250 £88,750
90th Percentile - £98,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £44,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +47.73% -41.33% +30.43%

All Development Application Skills
UK

Burp Suite falls under the Development Applications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring development application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9,079 11,707 41,982
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 13.72% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6,089 7,856 16,421
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

Burp Suite
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Burp Suite as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Burp Suite.

Salary trend for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Burp Suite over the 6 months to 14 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Top 10 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 6 months to 14 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -9 35 £76,250 +5.17% 6
London +71 24 £110,000 +17.02% 4
Work from Home +65 19 £110,000 +144.44% 23
UK excluding London -61 11 £65,000 +47.73% 4
North of England -11 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West -21 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands -24 4 £75,000 +66.67% 1
Midlands -42 4 £75,000 +66.67% 1
South East - 2 £105,000 - 2
Yorkshire +42 1 £38,500 -9.41% 1

Burp Suite
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Azure
2 5 (14.29%) GCP
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon GuardDuty
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
3 4 (11.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (11.43%) AWS CloudTrail
3 4 (11.43%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (11.43%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) AWS Control Tower
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Sentinel
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Wireless
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) SSH
2 4 (11.43%) SSL
3 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (74.29%) Metasploit
2 4 (11.43%) sqlmap
3 2 (5.71%) Cypress.io
3 2 (5.71%) Git
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (22.86%) Marketing
1 8 (22.86%) Social Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Documentation Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Public Sector
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Senior
2 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Security Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Security Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Security Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Tester
5 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Testing Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Testing Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Jest
2 2 (5.71%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) IoT
1 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Operational Technology
3 2 (5.71%) Cyber Threat
3 2 (5.71%) Product Ownership
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Kali Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) OWASP
2 16 (45.71%) Information Security
2 16 (45.71%) Threat Modelling
3 14 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (37.14%) Application Security
5 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (34.29%) DevSecOps
5 12 (34.29%) Red Team
5 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
6 11 (31.43%) Social Engineering
7 10 (28.57%) Cloud Security
7 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
8 8 (22.86%) Black-Box Testing
8 8 (22.86%) White-Box Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Benchmarking
10 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
10 6 (17.14%) Containerisation
10 6 (17.14%) Incident Response
10 6 (17.14%) MITRE ATT&CK
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CREST Certified
1 11 (31.43%) OSCE
1 11 (31.43%) OSCP
2 4 (11.43%) AWS Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) GCFA
4 2 (5.71%) GCIA
4 2 (5.71%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.43%) NIST
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Nmap
2 12 (34.29%) Nessus
3 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.86%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Qualys
2 4 (11.43%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow