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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Burp Suite
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 893 962
Rank change year-on-year +60 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Burp Suite 34 65 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.063% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 18
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -21.73% +9.52%  

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 17849 18757 18182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.44% 18.13% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14983 16126 15260
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £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 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

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 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Burp Suite in the UK

Burp Suite
Top 17 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 28 April 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 +51 34 £45,000 -25.00% 6
London +40 17 £45,000 -35.71% 5
South East +45 8 £62,500 +8.69%
Yorkshire +21 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
City of London - 4 £68,250 - 2
Berkshire +22 3 £62,500 +47.05%
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
M4 Corridor 0 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Solihull - 2 £45,000 -
Reading +13 1 £62,500 +47.05%
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 40 (62.50%) CISSP
2 35 (54.69%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (51.56%) Information Security
4 32 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 29 (45.31%) Windows
6 28 (43.75%) Wireshark
6 28 (43.75%) CEH
7 24 (37.50%) Nessus
7 24 (37.50%) Java
8 22 (34.38%) Firewall
8 22 (34.38%) Finance
9 21 (32.81%) C++
9 21 (32.81%) AppScan
9 21 (32.81%) Paros
10 20 (31.25%) CISM
11 19 (29.69%) Network Security
11 19 (29.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (29.69%) SANS
12 18 (28.13%) Linux
13 17 (26.56%) OSCP
14 16 (25.00%) SIEM
14 16 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (23.44%) OWASP
15 15 (23.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 15 (23.44%) C
15 15 (23.44%) Perl
15 15 (23.44%) CISA
15 15 (23.44%) Unix
15 15 (23.44%) HTTP
15 15 (23.44%) IBM

Burp Suite
Co-occurring 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%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.38%) JBoss
2 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.75%) Wireshark
2 22 (34.38%) Firewall
3 19 (29.69%) Network Security
4 15 (23.44%) HTTP
5 10 (15.63%) Wireless
5 10 (15.63%) Wireless Security
6 5 (7.81%) Skype
7 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.25%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) ZAP BI
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) AppScan
1 21 (32.81%) Paros
2 15 (23.44%) WebScarab
3 12 (18.75%) Metasploit
4 10 (15.63%) Fiddler
5 6 (9.38%) IDA Disassembler
6 5 (7.81%) sqlmap
7 4 (6.25%) OllyDbg
7 4 (6.25%) WinDbg
8 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.56%) JIRA
8 1 (1.56%) JMeter
8 1 (1.56%) Protractor
8 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.56%) Toad
8 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Consultant
2 14 (21.88%) Security Consultant
3 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Tester
4 12 (18.75%) Penetration Tester
4 12 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 11 (17.19%) Security Analyst
6 10 (15.63%) Information Security Consultant
7 9 (14.06%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Applications Architect
8 6 (9.38%) Architect
8 6 (9.38%) Security Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Security Manager
10 4 (6.25%) Information Security Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Risk Manager
10 4 (6.25%) Security Penetration Tester
10 4 (6.25%) Security Tester
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.56%) CGI
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.56%) LAMP
4 1 (1.56%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Blog
2 4 (6.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (4.69%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (4.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) CESG
5 1 (1.56%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (45.31%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Linux
3 15 (23.44%) Unix
4 8 (12.50%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
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 35 (54.69%) Penetration Testing
2 33 (51.56%) Information Security
3 32 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 19 (29.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (25.00%) SIEM
6 15 (23.44%) OWASP
6 15 (23.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 14 (21.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (17.19%) Security Architecture
9 7 (10.94%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (10.94%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (10.94%) Threat Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) Coaching
10 6 (9.38%) Line Management
10 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.38%) Presales
10 6 (9.38%) Product Management
10 6 (9.38%) Reverse Engineering
10 6 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) C++
3 15 (23.44%) C
3 15 (23.44%) Perl
4 12 (18.75%) Ruby
5 11 (17.19%) C#
6 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.06%) PHP
7 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.94%) Python
8 7 (10.94%) SQL
9 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (62.50%) CISSP
2 28 (43.75%) CEH
3 20 (31.25%) CISM
4 19 (29.69%) SANS
5 17 (26.56%) OSCP
6 15 (23.44%) CISA
7 11 (17.19%) CREST Certified
7 11 (17.19%) GIAC
8 8 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
9 7 (10.94%) CSSLP
9 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
9 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.38%) Degree
11 4 (6.25%) CHECK Team Member
12 3 (4.69%) CCNA
12 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (3.13%) ISEB
13 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
14 1 (1.56%) CHFI
14 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) PCI DSS
2 13 (20.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.25%) QA
3 4 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Nessus
2 8 (12.50%) HP Fortify
2 8 (12.50%) Nmap
3 7 (10.94%) WebInspect
4 2 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (1.56%) Ansible
5 1 (1.56%) OpenVAS
5 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) IBM
2 8 (12.50%) HP
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) Coverity
3 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.56%) Juniper
3 1 (1.56%) Nokia
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Sonatype
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Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Cloudscope
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 16 days ago