The table below looks at the statistics for OSCE in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCE over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Expert (OSCE)
Rank 863 936 937
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSCE 22 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.054% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 16
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
OSCE
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23610 27917 29423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19309 22619 22982
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

OSCE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OSCE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

OSCE Jobs Demand Trend in England

OSCE
Salary Trend in England

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

OSCE Salary Trend in England

OSCE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSCE across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

OSCE Salary Histogram in England

OSCE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCE within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +51 11 £75,000 +42.85% 2
Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
North West - 4 £46,250 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -9 1 £55,000 -4.34% 4
OSCE
UK

OSCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing OSCE 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 England region with a requirement for OSCE.

1 36 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 36 (100.00%) OSCP
2 21 (58.33%) CREST Certified
3 18 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 17 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 13 (36.11%) Open Source
7 12 (33.33%) Information Security
8 8 (22.22%) Tigerscheme
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) CEH
8 8 (22.22%) Security Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Nessus
9 7 (19.44%) OWASP
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) CISSP
9 7 (19.44%) Burp Suite
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
11 5 (13.89%) GPEN
11 5 (13.89%) CHECK Team Leader
11 5 (13.89%) SANS
12 4 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
12 4 (11.11%) sqlmap
12 4 (11.11%) HP Fortify
12 4 (11.11%) Nmap
12 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared

OSCE
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (11.11%) Wireless
2 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) VoIP
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Burp Suite
2 4 (11.11%) sqlmap
3 1 (2.78%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Consultant
1 21 (58.33%) Tester
2 20 (55.56%) Penetration Tester
3 19 (52.78%) Security Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) Security Tester
5 12 (33.33%) Security Penetration Tester
6 3 (8.33%) IT Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Penetration Test Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Test Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 3 (8.33%) SCADA
4 1 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (36.11%) Open Source
4 12 (33.33%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) Security Testing
6 7 (19.44%) OWASP
7 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (5.56%) Information Management
9 2 (5.56%) Presales
9 2 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (5.56%) Security Management
10 1 (2.78%) Fuzz Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
10 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
10 1 (2.78%) SABSA
10 1 (2.78%) Security Operations
10 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
2 3 (8.33%) PHP
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) OSCP
2 21 (58.33%) CREST Certified
3 8 (22.22%) CEH
3 8 (22.22%) Tigerscheme
4 7 (19.44%) CISSP
5 5 (13.89%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (13.89%) GPEN
5 5 (13.89%) SANS
6 4 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (11.11%) Degree
6 4 (11.11%) GIAC
6 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.33%) CCNP
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.33%) CISM
7 3 (8.33%) CLAS
7 3 (8.33%) OSWP
8 2 (5.56%) CISA
8 2 (5.56%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Nessus
2 4 (11.11%) HP Fortify
2 4 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £58,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Recann
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago