The table below looks at the statistics for OSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 95 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 16 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.19% 0.41% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -26.08%
OSCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
416 616 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.98% 31.65% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 338 473 375
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

OSCP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OSCP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

OSCP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSCP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

OSCP Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

OSCP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Abingdon - 5 - -
Oxford - 2 - -
OSCP
South East

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 39 (97.50%) GIAC
1 39 (97.50%) Penetration Testing
2 35 (87.50%) Nessus
2 35 (87.50%) CEH
2 35 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 35 (87.50%) Nmap
2 35 (87.50%) Python
3 34 (85.00%) Qualys
4 33 (82.50%) Windows
5 31 (77.50%) C
5 31 (77.50%) C++
5 31 (77.50%) Java
5 31 (77.50%) Security Cleared
5 31 (77.50%) OWASP
6 30 (75.00%) Telecoms
6 30 (75.00%) OpenVAS
7 29 (72.50%) GPEN
8 27 (67.50%) Coverity
8 27 (67.50%) Embedded Systems
9 26 (65.00%) Bash Shell
10 22 (55.00%) Perl
11 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (45.00%) Linux
12 18 (45.00%) DV Cleared
13 15 (37.50%) CREST Certified
14 13 (32.50%) Ethical Hacking
14 13 (32.50%) Finance
15 10 (25.00%) Degree
16 6 (15.00%) Information Security
17 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.50%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Tester
2 25 (62.50%) Penetration Tester
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Graduate
4 6 (15.00%) Graduate Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Principal Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Product Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Security Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Security Penetration Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.00%) Physics
4 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Penetration Testing
2 35 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 31 (77.50%) OWASP
4 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (32.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (15.00%) Information Security
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) Open Source
7 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
7 5 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) SIEM
8 4 (10.00%) Source Code Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Logistics
9 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.50%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) Python
2 31 (77.50%) C
2 31 (77.50%) C++
2 31 (77.50%) Java
3 26 (65.00%) Bash Shell
4 22 (55.00%) Perl
5 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) GIAC
2 35 (87.50%) CEH
3 31 (77.50%) Security Cleared
4 29 (72.50%) GPEN
5 18 (45.00%) DV Cleared
6 15 (37.50%) CREST Certified
7 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) GCFA
8 5 (12.50%) SANS
9 1 (2.50%) Cyber Scheme
9 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.50%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 35 (87.50%) Nessus
1 35 (87.50%) Nmap
2 30 (75.00%) OpenVAS
3 5 (12.50%) logstash
3 5 (12.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Qualys
2 27 (67.50%) Coverity
3 5 (12.50%) Sophos
3 5 (12.50%) Splunk