The table below looks at the statistics for OSCP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 763 906 925
Rank change year-on-year
+143 +19
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 133 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.038% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 29 27
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -8.33%
OSCP
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
24299 28004 29344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.47% 27.21% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19897 22423 23160
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OSCP
Salary Trend in England

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

OSCP Salary Trend in England

OSCP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSCP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

OSCP Salary Histogram in England

OSCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
South East +87 61 £50,000 -4.76% 5
London +60 40 £70,000 +40.00% 7
South West - 8 £52,500 - 2
West Midlands -5 7 £52,500 -4.54% 4
East Midlands - 4 £70,000 -
North West - 4 £42,500 - 4
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 2
OSCP
UK

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 180 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 159 (70.67%) CEH
3 146 (64.89%) CREST Certified
4 103 (45.78%) Information Security
5 93 (41.33%) CISSP
6 85 (37.78%) Security Cleared
7 83 (36.89%) Cybersecurity
8 81 (36.00%) GIAC
9 79 (35.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 77 (34.22%) Windows
11 71 (31.56%) GPEN
12 63 (28.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 61 (27.11%) Python
14 58 (25.78%) Java
15 57 (25.33%) Nessus
15 57 (25.33%) Degree
16 56 (24.89%) Linux
17 55 (24.44%) C++
18 52 (23.11%) Ethical Hacking
19 51 (22.67%) C
20 48 (21.33%) OWASP
21 47 (20.89%) Nmap
21 47 (20.89%) Finance
22 46 (20.44%) SC Cleared
22 46 (20.44%) SIEM
23 45 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 43 (19.11%) Qualys
24 43 (19.11%) Mobile App
25 41 (18.22%) SANS
25 41 (18.22%) Wireless

OSCP
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.22%) Wireless
2 29 (12.89%) Internet
3 24 (10.67%) Firewall
4 21 (9.33%) Network Security
5 12 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (4.89%) HTTP
7 9 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.11%) LAN
8 7 (3.11%) Wireless Security
9 5 (2.22%) WAN
10 4 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.78%) DNS
10 4 (1.78%) VPN
10 4 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.89%) VoIP
12 1 (0.44%) SMTP
12 1 (0.44%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 31 (13.78%) Burp Suite
2 21 (9.33%) Metasploit
3 16 (7.11%) AppScan
4 4 (1.78%) sqlmap
5 2 (0.89%) Paros
General
1 47 (20.89%) Finance
2 32 (14.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.78%) Back Office
4 3 (1.33%) Publishing
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.89%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (45.33%) Tester
2 93 (41.33%) Penetration Tester
3 52 (23.11%) Consultant
4 45 (20.00%) Analyst
4 45 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 38 (16.89%) Security Analyst
6 20 (8.89%) Security Tester
7 14 (6.22%) IT Consultant
7 14 (6.22%) IT Security Consultant
8 13 (5.78%) Information Analyst
8 13 (5.78%) Information Security Analyst
9 12 (5.33%) Security Penetration Tester
10 11 (4.89%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 11 (4.89%) Ethical Hacker
11 10 (4.44%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.44%) IT Security Analyst
11 10 (4.44%) Senior Tester
12 9 (4.00%) Trainer
13 8 (3.56%) Associate Consultant
13 8 (3.56%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.00%) .NET
2 5 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.33%) HTML
3 3 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.11%) Mobile App
2 25 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (10.22%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.56%) Management Information System
5 16 (7.11%) CESG
6 9 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (3.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.11%) SCADA
7 7 (3.11%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.78%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.78%) Physics
9 3 (1.33%) iPad
9 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.89%) Social Media
11 1 (0.44%) Blog
11 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 77 (34.22%) Windows
2 56 (24.89%) Linux
3 20 (8.89%) Unix
4 16 (7.11%) Kali Linux
5 5 (2.22%) AIX
5 5 (2.22%) Solaris
6 4 (1.78%) Android
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 103 (45.78%) Information Security
3 83 (36.89%) Cybersecurity
4 79 (35.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 63 (28.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 52 (23.11%) Ethical Hacking
7 48 (21.33%) OWASP
8 46 (20.44%) SIEM
9 40 (17.78%) Security Testing
10 27 (12.00%) Social Engineering
11 26 (11.56%) Security Operations
12 20 (8.89%) Open Source
13 18 (8.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 18 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
14 16 (7.11%) Threat Modelling
15 15 (6.67%) Time Management
15 15 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
16 14 (6.22%) Secure Coding
16 14 (6.22%) System Testing
17 13 (5.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (27.11%) Python
2 58 (25.78%) Java
3 55 (24.44%) C++
4 51 (22.67%) C
5 34 (15.11%) Perl
6 23 (10.22%) Ruby
7 18 (8.00%) C#
8 16 (7.11%) Bash Shell
8 16 (7.11%) PHP
9 9 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.11%) SQL
11 5 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.22%) VB
12 4 (1.78%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 159 (70.67%) CEH
2 146 (64.89%) CREST Certified
3 93 (41.33%) CISSP
4 85 (37.78%) Security Cleared
5 81 (36.00%) GIAC
6 71 (31.56%) GPEN
7 57 (25.33%) Degree
8 46 (20.44%) SC Cleared
9 41 (18.22%) SANS
10 37 (16.44%) CHECK Team Leader
11 34 (15.11%) CHECK Team Member
12 26 (11.56%) OSCE
13 25 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (10.67%) DV Cleared
14 24 (10.67%) Tigerscheme
15 23 (10.22%) CISM
16 19 (8.44%) EC-Council LPT
17 15 (6.67%) CCNA
18 14 (6.22%) GWAPT
19 13 (5.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (9.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.89%) GPG13
3 2 (0.89%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 57 (25.33%) Nessus
2 47 (20.89%) Nmap
3 28 (12.44%) OpenVAS
4 21 (9.33%) HP Fortify
5 8 (3.56%) WebInspect
6 6 (2.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.89%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 43 (19.11%) Qualys
2 25 (11.11%) Coverity
3 16 (7.11%) HP
4 15 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.78%) Cisco
6 11 (4.89%) IBM
7 9 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.22%) Cognizant
8 5 (2.22%) Veracode
9 4 (1.78%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.33%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.33%) NetIQ
11 2 (0.89%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.89%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.89%) Intel
11 2 (0.89%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.89%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.89%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.89%) Splunk
12 1 (0.44%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Metaskil Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago