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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 780 906 932
Rank change year-on-year
+126 +26
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 115 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 93 29 30
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,200 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
24032 28079 31017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.46% 27.21% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19664 22440 24775
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 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +88 50 £52,500 -1.86% 5
London +63 36 £63,750 +30.76% 5
South West +24 11 £56,250 +32.35% 1
West Midlands -25 8 £52,500 - 3
North West - 3 £42,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 - 5
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
OSCP
UK

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 146 (78.92%) Penetration Testing
2 135 (72.97%) CEH
3 117 (63.24%) CREST Certified
4 90 (48.65%) Information Security
5 83 (44.86%) CISSP
6 68 (36.76%) GIAC
6 68 (36.76%) Cybersecurity
6 68 (36.76%) Security Cleared
7 62 (33.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 62 (33.51%) Windows
8 55 (29.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 51 (27.57%) Ethical Hacking
10 48 (25.95%) Nessus
11 47 (25.41%) Python
11 47 (25.41%) Java
12 46 (24.86%) GPEN
13 42 (22.70%) C
13 42 (22.70%) C++
13 42 (22.70%) Linux
13 42 (22.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 41 (22.16%) Degree
14 41 (22.16%) OWASP
15 38 (20.54%) Qualys
16 37 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 37 (20.00%) Nmap
17 36 (19.46%) Security Testing
18 35 (18.92%) SIEM
19 33 (17.84%) CHECK Team Leader
20 32 (17.30%) Finance
21 31 (16.76%) 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 (1.62%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.76%) Wireless
2 26 (14.05%) Internet
3 18 (9.73%) Firewall
4 17 (9.19%) Network Security
5 11 (5.95%) HTTP
6 9 (4.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (3.24%) LAN
7 6 (3.24%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.24%) Wireless Security
8 5 (2.70%) WAN
9 4 (2.16%) VPN
9 4 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.62%) DNS
11 2 (1.08%) VoIP
12 1 (0.54%) SMTP
12 1 (0.54%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 21 (11.35%) Burp Suite
2 14 (7.57%) Metasploit
3 12 (6.49%) AppScan
4 3 (1.62%) sqlmap
5 2 (1.08%) Paros
General
1 32 (17.30%) Finance
2 28 (15.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.08%) Back Office
3 2 (1.08%) Legal
3 2 (1.08%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (44.32%) Tester
2 69 (37.30%) Penetration Tester
3 43 (23.24%) Consultant
4 39 (21.08%) Analyst
5 35 (18.92%) Security Consultant
6 34 (18.38%) Security Analyst
7 19 (10.27%) Security Tester
8 13 (7.03%) Information Analyst
8 13 (7.03%) Information Security Analyst
9 11 (5.95%) IT Consultant
9 11 (5.95%) IT Security Consultant
9 11 (5.95%) Trainer
10 10 (5.41%) IT Analyst
10 10 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
11 9 (4.86%) Ethical Hacker
11 9 (4.86%) Senior Tester
12 8 (4.32%) Associate Consultant
12 8 (4.32%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 7 (3.78%) Security Penetration Tester
13 7 (3.78%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.03%) .NET
2 3 (1.62%) HTML
2 3 (1.62%) Web Services
3 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Mobile App
2 22 (11.89%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (9.73%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.65%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.86%) CESG
6 7 (3.78%) SCADA
7 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.62%) iPad
9 3 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.08%) Physics
10 2 (1.08%) Social Media
11 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 62 (33.51%) Windows
2 42 (22.70%) Linux
3 19 (10.27%) Unix
4 14 (7.57%) Kali Linux
5 3 (1.62%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (78.92%) Penetration Testing
2 90 (48.65%) Information Security
3 68 (36.76%) Cybersecurity
4 62 (33.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 55 (29.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 51 (27.57%) Ethical Hacking
7 41 (22.16%) OWASP
8 36 (19.46%) Security Testing
9 35 (18.92%) SIEM
10 25 (13.51%) Security Operations
11 15 (8.11%) Threat Modelling
11 15 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
12 13 (7.03%) Incident Management
12 13 (7.03%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 13 (7.03%) Reverse Engineering
12 13 (7.03%) Social Engineering
12 13 (7.03%) Trend Analysis
13 12 (6.49%) Time Management
14 11 (5.95%) Secure Coding
14 11 (5.95%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.41%) Java
1 47 (25.41%) Python
2 42 (22.70%) C
2 42 (22.70%) C++
3 23 (12.43%) Perl
4 15 (8.11%) C#
5 13 (7.03%) PHP
6 12 (6.49%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.49%) Ruby
7 9 (4.86%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.62%) SQL
10 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 135 (72.97%) CEH
2 117 (63.24%) CREST Certified
3 83 (44.86%) CISSP
4 68 (36.76%) GIAC
4 68 (36.76%) Security Cleared
5 46 (24.86%) GPEN
6 41 (22.16%) Degree
7 37 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 33 (17.84%) CHECK Team Leader
9 31 (16.76%) SANS
10 30 (16.22%) CHECK Team Member
11 26 (14.05%) CISM
12 22 (11.89%) DV Cleared
13 21 (11.35%) OSCE
14 19 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (10.27%) Tigerscheme
15 16 (8.65%) EC-Council LPT
16 13 (7.03%) ECSA
17 12 (6.49%) CISA
18 11 (5.95%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (22.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (9.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.08%) GPG13
4 1 (0.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (25.95%) Nessus
2 37 (20.00%) Nmap
3 25 (13.51%) OpenVAS
4 17 (9.19%) HP Fortify
5 8 (4.32%) WebInspect
6 5 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.08%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 38 (20.54%) Qualys
2 22 (11.89%) Coverity
3 16 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.57%) Cisco
5 11 (5.95%) HP
5 11 (5.95%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.78%) IBM
7 5 (2.70%) Veracode
8 3 (1.62%) ArcSight
8 3 (1.62%) Intel Security
8 3 (1.62%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.08%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.08%) Intel
9 2 (1.08%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.08%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.54%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.54%) Remedy
10 1 (0.54%) Splunk
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
England
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £78,000 Consultant/Senior/Principal
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £78,000 Consultant/Senior/Principal
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £78,000 Consultant/Senior/Principal
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago