The table below looks at the statistics for OSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 176 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.055% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
OSCP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
990 760 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.27% 22.02% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 799 622 435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSCP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OSCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

OSCP Salary Trend in Leeds

OSCP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing OSCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) Nmap
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) OSCE
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) VCP4

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing OSCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) OSCE
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus