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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 789 895 930
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +35
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 105 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.043% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 32 29
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
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
24880 27220 30494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.36% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20186 21536 24674
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 +53 40 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South East +45 32 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South West +23 16 £56,250 +32.35%
West Midlands -15 10 £52,500 - 1
North West - 3 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
OSCP
UK

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 127 (78.40%) Penetration Testing
2 115 (70.99%) CEH
3 103 (63.58%) CREST Certified
4 78 (48.15%) Information Security
5 76 (46.91%) CISSP
6 60 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 57 (35.19%) Cybersecurity
8 56 (34.57%) Windows
9 54 (33.33%) GIAC
10 53 (32.72%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 49 (30.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 46 (28.40%) Java
13 43 (26.54%) Python
13 43 (26.54%) Ethical Hacking
14 40 (24.69%) C
15 39 (24.07%) C++
16 38 (23.46%) Nessus
17 37 (22.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 37 (22.84%) Degree
18 35 (21.60%) SC Cleared
18 35 (21.60%) Security Testing
18 35 (21.60%) OWASP
19 34 (20.99%) Linux
20 33 (20.37%) Qualys
21 31 (19.14%) Internet
22 28 (17.28%) SIEM
22 28 (17.28%) GPEN
22 28 (17.28%) CHECK Team Leader
23 27 (16.67%) Nmap
24 26 (16.05%) CHECK Team Member

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 (1.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.14%) Internet
2 24 (14.81%) Network Security
2 24 (14.81%) Wireless
3 17 (10.49%) Firewall
4 11 (6.79%) HTTP
4 11 (6.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.70%) LAN
6 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.09%) WAN
6 5 (3.09%) Wireless Security
7 4 (2.47%) VPN
7 4 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.85%) DNS
9 2 (1.23%) VoIP
10 1 (0.62%) SMTP
10 1 (0.62%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Burp Suite
2 11 (6.79%) AppScan
3 9 (5.56%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.23%) Paros
4 2 (1.23%) sqlmap
General
1 22 (13.58%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.35%) Finance
3 2 (1.23%) Legal
3 2 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
4 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (42.59%) Tester
2 53 (32.72%) Penetration Tester
3 39 (24.07%) Consultant
4 35 (21.60%) Analyst
5 31 (19.14%) Security Analyst
5 31 (19.14%) Security Consultant
6 23 (14.20%) Security Tester
7 13 (8.02%) Information Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Information Security Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Associate Consultant
9 11 (6.79%) Trainer
10 8 (4.94%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) IT Security Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) Security Penetration Tester
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Tester
11 7 (4.32%) Ethical Hacker
12 6 (3.70%) IT Consultant
12 6 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
12 6 (3.70%) Senior Penetration Tester
13 5 (3.09%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (1.85%) HTML
2 3 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.96%) Mobile App
3 19 (11.73%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (10.49%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.94%) CESG
6 7 (4.32%) SCADA
7 5 (3.09%) Blog
7 5 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.85%) iPad
8 3 (1.85%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.23%) Physics
9 2 (1.23%) Social Media
10 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.57%) Windows
2 34 (20.99%) Linux
3 24 (14.81%) Unix
4 11 (6.79%) Kali Linux
5 2 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (78.40%) Penetration Testing
2 78 (48.15%) Information Security
3 57 (35.19%) Cybersecurity
4 53 (32.72%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 49 (30.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 43 (26.54%) Ethical Hacking
7 35 (21.60%) OWASP
7 35 (21.60%) Security Testing
8 28 (17.28%) SIEM
9 24 (14.81%) Security Operations
10 15 (9.26%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (8.64%) Threat Modelling
12 13 (8.02%) Incident Management
12 13 (8.02%) Trend Analysis
13 9 (5.56%) Time Management
13 9 (5.56%) Web Development
14 8 (4.94%) Reverse Engineering
14 8 (4.94%) Security Architecture
15 7 (4.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 7 (4.32%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.40%) Java
2 43 (26.54%) Python
3 40 (24.69%) C
4 39 (24.07%) C++
5 19 (11.73%) C#
6 18 (11.11%) PHP
7 16 (9.88%) Perl
8 15 (9.26%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.94%) Ruby
10 5 (3.09%) SQL
11 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 115 (70.99%) CEH
2 103 (63.58%) CREST Certified
3 76 (46.91%) CISSP
4 60 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 54 (33.33%) GIAC
6 37 (22.84%) Degree
7 35 (21.60%) SC Cleared
8 28 (17.28%) CHECK Team Leader
8 28 (17.28%) GPEN
9 26 (16.05%) CHECK Team Member
10 25 (15.43%) CISM
11 19 (11.73%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (11.11%) DV Cleared
12 18 (11.11%) OSCE
12 18 (11.11%) SANS
13 14 (8.64%) EC-Council LPT
13 14 (8.64%) Tigerscheme
14 13 (8.02%) ECSA
15 11 (6.79%) CHFI
15 11 (6.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (22.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) GPG13
4 1 (0.62%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 38 (23.46%) Nessus
2 27 (16.67%) Nmap
3 20 (12.35%) OpenVAS
4 15 (9.26%) HP Fortify
5 8 (4.94%) WebInspect
6 4 (2.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.62%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 33 (20.37%) Qualys
2 19 (11.73%) Coverity
3 14 (8.64%) Cisco
3 14 (8.64%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.79%) Red Hat
5 10 (6.17%) HP
6 6 (3.70%) IBM
7 5 (3.09%) Veracode
8 3 (1.85%) Intel Security
8 3 (1.85%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.23%) AlienVault
9 2 (1.23%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.23%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.23%) Intel
9 2 (1.23%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.23%) Splunk
10 1 (0.62%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Training + Certifications
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago