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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 99 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 9 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% 0.76% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 2.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%

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
374 538 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.68% 31.41% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 315 407 297
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 - 1 - -
OSCP
South East

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 27 (96.43%) GIAC
1 27 (96.43%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
3 24 (85.71%) Python
3 24 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (75.00%) GPEN
5 20 (71.43%) Nmap
5 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
5 20 (71.43%) Nessus
5 20 (71.43%) CEH
6 19 (67.86%) Qualys
7 17 (60.71%) OWASP
7 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
7 17 (60.71%) Linux
7 17 (60.71%) C
7 17 (60.71%) C++
7 17 (60.71%) Java
8 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
8 16 (57.14%) Coverity
8 16 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (57.14%) OpenVAS
9 13 (46.43%) Perl
9 13 (46.43%) CREST Certified
10 12 (42.86%) Degree
11 10 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (35.71%) Finance
12 9 (32.14%) Information Security
13 8 (28.57%) GCFA
13 8 (28.57%) Sophos

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 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (28.57%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Tester
2 14 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 8 (28.57%) Principal Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Graduate
6 4 (14.29%) Graduate Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Product Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Security Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Physics
5 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 17 (60.71%) OWASP
4 16 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (32.14%) Information Security
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (28.57%) Open Source
7 8 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Security Architecture
7 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
7 8 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
8 5 (17.86%) Source Code Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) SIEM
10 1 (3.57%) Logistics
10 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.57%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) Python
2 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 17 (60.71%) C
3 17 (60.71%) C++
3 17 (60.71%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) Perl
5 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) GIAC
2 21 (75.00%) GPEN
3 20 (71.43%) CEH
4 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
5 13 (46.43%) CREST Certified
6 12 (42.86%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) GCFA
7 8 (28.57%) SANS
8 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.57%) Cyber Scheme
9 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (28.57%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) Nessus
1 20 (71.43%) Nmap
2 16 (57.14%) OpenVAS
3 8 (28.57%) logstash
3 8 (28.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Qualys
2 16 (57.14%) Coverity
3 8 (28.57%) Sophos
3 8 (28.57%) Splunk