The first table below looks at the demand for OSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 212 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.071% 0.072% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 -
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2055 1949 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.53% 35.26% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1492 1575
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OSCP
South East

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSCP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OSCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSCP across the Berkshire region.

OSCP Salary Trend in Berkshire

OSCP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 4 £45,000 -
OSCP
South East

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OSCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSCP.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Sophos
1 10 (100.00%) Nessus
1 10 (100.00%) CEH
1 10 (100.00%) Snort
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Nmap
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 10 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 10 (100.00%) Imperva
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 10 (100.00%) OSCE
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) RHCE
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OSCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) SIEM
1 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Perl
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) CEH
1 10 (100.00%) OSCE
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 10 (100.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Snort
1 10 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Sophos
1 10 (100.00%) Imperva
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix