Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ModSecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ModSecurity over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ModSecurity (Modsec)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1104 1190 1196
Rank change year-on-year +86 +6 +53
Permanent jobs citing ModSecurity 2 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.004% 0.008% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
UK median annual salary - £40,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -34.69% -5.77%
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £61,250

ModSecurity is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 55,140 70,924 72,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.82% 40.30% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45,497 59,110 60,494
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

ModSecurity
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ModSecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ModSecurity in the UK

ModSecurity
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ModSecurity in the UK

ModSecurity
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ModSecurity within the UK over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +89 2 - - 2
UK excluding London +55 2 - - 3
South West +13 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT jobs citing ModSecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ModSecurity.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) Security Auditing
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) NCSC

ModSecurity
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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) NCSC