Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Paros skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Paros over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Paros Proxy
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1157 1190 1250
Rank change year-on-year +33 +60 +59
Permanent jobs citing Paros 4 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.036% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.18% +38.78%
10th Percentile £45,500 £43,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £85,000

Paros is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33,017 35,740 34,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.04% 20.49% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26,702 28,999 30,070
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Paros
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Paros in the UK

Paros
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Paros in the UK

Paros
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Paros over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Paros in the UK

Paros
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Paros within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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 +50 4 £50,000 -
London +30 4 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Paros 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 Paros.

1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Kali Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Nmap
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) AppScan
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) OWASP
3 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) GWAPT
4 1 (25.00%) GPEN
4 1 (25.00%) OSCP
4 1 (25.00%) OSCE
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Paros
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (50.00%) AppScan
3 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (25.00%) WebScarab
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Kali Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISMP
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) GPEN
2 1 (25.00%) GWAPT
2 1 (25.00%) OSCE
2 1 (25.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Nmap
3 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
3 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft