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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
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
429 450 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.39% 26.24% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 340 383 517
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 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 Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

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