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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
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
432 459 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.35% 30.04% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 361 320 520
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSCP across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 18 (100.00%) GIAC
1 18 (100.00%) Nessus
1 18 (100.00%) CEH
1 18 (100.00%) Nmap
1 18 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 18 (100.00%) Qualys
2 17 (94.44%) OWASP
2 17 (94.44%) OpenVAS
2 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 17 (94.44%) C
2 17 (94.44%) C++
2 17 (94.44%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Python
3 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 16 (88.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 16 (88.89%) CREST Certified
3 16 (88.89%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (88.89%) Coverity
3 16 (88.89%) DV Cleared
3 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
4 12 (66.67%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) GPEN
8 1 (5.56%) SIEM
8 1 (5.56%) Network Security
8 1 (5.56%) Degree

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Tester
2 12 (66.67%) Security Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Product Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (94.44%) OWASP
3 16 (88.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
1 17 (94.44%) C++
1 17 (94.44%) Java
1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CEH
1 18 (100.00%) GIAC
2 16 (88.89%) CREST Certified
2 16 (88.89%) DV Cleared
2 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) GPEN
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Nessus
1 18 (100.00%) Nmap
2 17 (94.44%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Qualys
2 16 (88.89%) Coverity