The table below looks at the statistics for OSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
OSCP
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
238 293 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.34% 29.48% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 202 273 235
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OSCP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

OSCP Salary Trend in Oxford

OSCP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) OSCE
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS