The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 185 230 -
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.054% 0.038% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1140 1813 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.00% 34.39% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1417 1289
Median salary £53,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing OSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 2 £75,000 -
OSCP
South East

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing OSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Coverity
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) VMware