Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WebInspect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebInspect over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP WebInspect
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1215 1290
Rank change year-on-year +44 +75 +31
Permanent jobs citing WebInspect 10 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.064% 0.055% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 13
UK median annual salary £62,500 £82,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.24% +13.79% -11.04%
10th Percentile £42,500 £52,625 £62,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,500 £109,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,500 £85,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% +17.24% +38.10%

WebInspect is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15532 16422 16769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.85% 8.66% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12695 13267 13573
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

WebInspect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WebInspect in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WebInspect in the UK

WebInspect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebInspect over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for WebInspect in the UK

WebInspect
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +76 10 £62,500 -24.24% 1
UK excluding London +48 5 £82,500 -2.94%
London +6 5 £47,500 -37.29% 1
South East - 5 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect.

1 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 9 (90.00%) OWASP
2 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (70.00%) AppScan
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) CISSP
4 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Android
4 6 (60.00%) CEH
4 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (60.00%) GWAPT
4 6 (60.00%) OSCP
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (60.00%) Kali Linux
5 5 (50.00%) HP Fortify
5 5 (50.00%) CREST Certified
5 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 5 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) OSCE
5 5 (50.00%) GPEN
5 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Metasploit
5 5 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) GCIH
5 5 (50.00%) Nmap
5 5 (50.00%) Nessus
5 5 (50.00%) Paros
5 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (50.00%) CISA

WebInspect
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 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) AppScan
2 5 (50.00%) Metasploit
2 5 (50.00%) Paros
3 1 (10.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (60.00%) Kali Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OWASP
1 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CEH
1 6 (60.00%) CISSP
1 6 (60.00%) GWAPT
1 6 (60.00%) OSCP
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 5 (50.00%) GCIH
2 5 (50.00%) GPEN
2 5 (50.00%) OSCE
3 4 (40.00%) SANS
4 2 (20.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Fortify
1 5 (50.00%) Nessus
1 5 (50.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM