Period
to 22 August 2017

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

Paros Proxy
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1232 1312
Rank change year-on-year +66 +80 +44
Permanent jobs citing Paros 21 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.058% 0.022% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 2
UK median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -50.94% -1.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £62,625
90th Percentile £58,500 £48,750 £70,875
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £66,250

Paros 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 36460 35993 37100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.71% 18.27% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 31198 31164
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 +81 21 £45,000 +38.46% 2
London +48 21 £45,000 +38.46% 2

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Paros 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 Paros.

1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
1 18 (85.71%) Nessus
1 18 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (80.95%) AppScan
3 16 (76.19%) CEH
4 14 (66.67%) CISSP
5 13 (61.90%) WebScarab
5 13 (61.90%) Burp Suite
6 12 (57.14%) Network Security
6 12 (57.14%) OWASP
7 11 (52.38%) Security Testing
7 11 (52.38%) IBM
8 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (42.86%) Firewall
8 9 (42.86%) SANS
9 8 (38.10%) Kali Linux
9 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (38.10%) Wireless
9 8 (38.10%) SQL
10 7 (33.33%) XML
10 7 (33.33%) CISA
10 7 (33.33%) CISM
10 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (28.57%) GPEN
11 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
11 6 (28.57%) Java
11 6 (28.57%) Internet
12 5 (23.81%) VoIP
12 5 (23.81%) Linux
12 5 (23.81%) Validation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Network Security
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) Multicast
8 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) AppScan
2 13 (61.90%) Burp Suite
2 13 (61.90%) WebScarab
3 5 (23.81%) Metasploit
4 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) JMeter
4 3 (14.29%) LoadUI
4 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Penetration Test Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Penetration Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Security Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Tester
3 7 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Testing Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) CGI
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Kali Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Android
2 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) FreeBSD
4 2 (9.52%) HPUX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
1 18 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (57.14%) OWASP
3 11 (52.38%) Security Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (23.81%) Programme Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
7 5 (23.81%) Validation
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
8 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (14.29%) API Testing
9 3 (14.29%) BDD
9 3 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (14.29%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Groovy
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) CEH
2 14 (66.67%) CISSP
3 9 (42.86%) SANS
4 7 (33.33%) CISA
4 7 (33.33%) CISM
5 6 (28.57%) GPEN
6 5 (23.81%) CREST Certified
6 5 (23.81%) GCIH
6 5 (23.81%) GWAPT
6 5 (23.81%) OSCE
6 5 (23.81%) OSCP
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (14.29%) ISEB
8 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 2 (9.52%) CISMP
9 2 (9.52%) GIAC
9 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (85.71%) Nessus
2 5 (23.81%) HP Fortify
2 5 (23.81%) Nmap
2 5 (23.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle