The table below looks at the statistics for OSCP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCP over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 369 458 458
Rank change year-on-year
+89 0
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 53 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 0.077% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 51 4 2
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
OSCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5418 6478 7313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.26% 30.83% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 5225 5577
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

OSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OSCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OSCP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OSCP Salary Trend in the South East

OSCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSCP across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

OSCP Salary Histogram in the South East

OSCP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Oxfordshire +26 20 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Kent - 13 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 12 £66,500 - 1
Surrey - 7 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +12 1 - - 2
OSCP
England

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 South East region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 92 (89.32%) CEH
2 90 (87.38%) Penetration Testing
3 63 (61.17%) CREST Certified
4 55 (53.40%) Security Cleared
5 52 (50.49%) Nmap
5 52 (50.49%) Nessus
6 50 (48.54%) Cybersecurity
7 49 (47.57%) Information Security
8 47 (45.63%) GIAC
8 47 (45.63%) Python
8 47 (45.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 46 (44.66%) C++
9 46 (44.66%) C
10 43 (41.75%) Windows
11 41 (39.81%) GPEN
11 41 (39.81%) OWASP
12 39 (37.86%) SIEM
12 39 (37.86%) Qualys
12 39 (37.86%) Telecoms
13 37 (35.92%) Java
14 36 (34.95%) Linux
15 35 (33.98%) Finance
15 35 (33.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 35 (33.98%) OpenVAS
16 32 (31.07%) SANS
16 32 (31.07%) Degree
16 32 (31.07%) Embedded Systems
16 32 (31.07%) Coverity
17 31 (30.10%) Perl
18 27 (26.21%) ISO/IEC 27001

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.91%) MS Office
1 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Wireless
2 11 (10.68%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.94%) DNS
5 2 (1.94%) Internet
5 2 (1.94%) LAN
5 2 (1.94%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Metasploit
2 11 (10.68%) Burp Suite
General
1 39 (37.86%) Telecoms
2 35 (33.98%) Finance
3 6 (5.83%) Back Office
4 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.94%) Electronics
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (39.81%) Tester
2 37 (35.92%) Penetration Tester
3 26 (25.24%) Analyst
4 25 (24.27%) Consultant
4 25 (24.27%) Security Consultant
5 24 (23.30%) Security Analyst
6 23 (22.33%) IT Consultant
6 23 (22.33%) IT Security Consultant
7 19 (18.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 9 (8.74%) Information Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (7.77%) Product Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Tester
11 4 (3.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) Graduate
11 4 (3.88%) Graduate Tester
11 4 (3.88%) Security Tester
11 4 (3.88%) Testing Engineer
12 3 (2.91%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.07%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (12.62%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.88%) Physics
5 4 (3.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.94%) CESG
6 2 (1.94%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.94%) SCADA
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.75%) Windows
2 36 (34.95%) Linux
3 11 (10.68%) Kali Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Unix
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (87.38%) Penetration Testing
2 50 (48.54%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (47.57%) Information Security
4 47 (45.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 41 (39.81%) OWASP
6 39 (37.86%) SIEM
7 35 (33.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 24 (23.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 24 (23.30%) Secure Coding
8 24 (23.30%) System Testing
9 23 (22.33%) Time Management
10 13 (12.62%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 13 (12.62%) Security Operations
10 13 (12.62%) Social Engineering
11 12 (11.65%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (11.65%) Open Source
11 12 (11.65%) Threat Modelling
12 11 (10.68%) Incident Management
12 11 (10.68%) Trend Analysis
12 11 (10.68%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) Python
2 46 (44.66%) C
2 46 (44.66%) C++
3 37 (35.92%) Java
4 31 (30.10%) Perl
5 21 (20.39%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.68%) C#
6 11 (10.68%) Ruby
7 9 (8.74%) Objective-C
7 9 (8.74%) VB
8 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (89.32%) CEH
2 63 (61.17%) CREST Certified
3 55 (53.40%) Security Cleared
4 47 (45.63%) GIAC
5 41 (39.81%) GPEN
6 32 (31.07%) Degree
6 32 (31.07%) SANS
7 26 (25.24%) DV Cleared
8 16 (15.53%) CISSP
9 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
10 6 (5.83%) CHECK Team Member
11 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (3.88%) CHECK Team Leader
12 4 (3.88%) Tigerscheme
13 3 (2.91%) CCNA
13 3 (2.91%) GCIA
13 3 (2.91%) GCIH
13 3 (2.91%) GSEC
13 3 (2.91%) SSCP
14 2 (1.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (25.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.91%) SLA
4 1 (0.97%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 52 (50.49%) Nessus
1 52 (50.49%) Nmap
2 35 (33.98%) OpenVAS
3 5 (4.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.97%) logstash
5 1 (0.97%) WMI
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) Qualys
2 32 (31.07%) Coverity
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco
4 2 (1.94%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.94%) SAP
4 2 (1.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) Sophos
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Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 17 days ago