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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 379 454 470
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +16
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 53 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.066% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 0.21% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 5
Median salary £52,500 £53,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +18.88%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
5725 6670 8005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.39% 31.39% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 5125 6332
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,781
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 - 20 £50,000 -
Surrey - 17 £55,000 -
Kent - 11 £45,000 -
Hampshire +11 5 £70,000 - 2
OSCP
England

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 60 (90.91%) CEH
1 60 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 40 (60.61%) CREST Certified
3 33 (50.00%) Nessus
4 31 (46.97%) Nmap
5 30 (45.45%) Information Security
5 30 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 29 (43.94%) C++
6 29 (43.94%) C
6 29 (43.94%) Python
7 28 (42.42%) GIAC
7 28 (42.42%) Cybersecurity
8 27 (40.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 27 (40.91%) Windows
9 26 (39.39%) Java
9 26 (39.39%) OWASP
9 26 (39.39%) Qualys
10 25 (37.88%) Telecoms
11 24 (36.36%) Linux
11 24 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 24 (36.36%) OpenVAS
12 21 (31.82%) Embedded Systems
12 21 (31.82%) Coverity
13 19 (28.79%) DV Cleared
13 19 (28.79%) GPEN
14 18 (27.27%) SIEM
15 17 (25.76%) CISSP
16 15 (22.73%) Finance
16 15 (22.73%) Perl
16 15 (22.73%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Wireless
2 5 (7.58%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.55%) LAN
3 3 (4.55%) Network Security
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Metasploit
2 6 (9.09%) Burp Suite
General
1 25 (37.88%) Telecoms
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Tester
2 21 (31.82%) Penetration Tester
3 20 (30.30%) Analyst
4 17 (25.76%) Security Analyst
5 13 (19.70%) Consultant
6 12 (18.18%) Security Consultant
7 11 (16.67%) IT Consultant
7 11 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
8 9 (13.64%) Information Analyst
8 9 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (12.12%) Security Tester
10 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 4 (6.06%) Product Analyst
12 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 3 (4.55%) Security Technical Consultant
12 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (4.55%) Technical Security Consultant
13 2 (3.03%) Penetration Test Analyst
13 2 (3.03%) Testing Engineer
13 2 (3.03%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (7.58%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) CESG
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.03%) Physics
4 2 (3.03%) SCADA
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 6 (9.09%) Kali Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (90.91%) Penetration Testing
2 30 (45.45%) Information Security
3 28 (42.42%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (40.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 26 (39.39%) OWASP
6 24 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 18 (27.27%) SIEM
8 13 (19.70%) Incident Management
8 13 (19.70%) Threat Modelling
8 13 (19.70%) Trend Analysis
8 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 11 (16.67%) Secure Coding
10 11 (16.67%) Security Operations
10 11 (16.67%) System Testing
11 10 (15.15%) Time Management
12 5 (7.58%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 5 (7.58%) Social Engineering
13 4 (6.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) C
1 29 (43.94%) C++
1 29 (43.94%) Python
2 26 (39.39%) Java
3 15 (22.73%) Perl
4 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.58%) C#
5 5 (7.58%) Ruby
6 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.55%) VB
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (90.91%) CEH
2 40 (60.61%) CREST Certified
3 30 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 28 (42.42%) GIAC
5 19 (28.79%) DV Cleared
5 19 (28.79%) GPEN
6 17 (25.76%) CISSP
7 15 (22.73%) Degree
8 12 (18.18%) SANS
9 5 (7.58%) CHECK Team Member
9 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.55%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (1.52%) CCSA
11 1 (1.52%) CEPT
11 1 (1.52%) CISM
11 1 (1.52%) CPTE
11 1 (1.52%) ECSA
11 1 (1.52%) GCIH
11 1 (1.52%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) GPG13
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 33 (50.00%) Nessus
2 31 (46.97%) Nmap
3 24 (36.36%) OpenVAS
4 2 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (3.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Qualys
2 21 (31.82%) Coverity
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Splunk
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Farnborough
Acumin Consulting
Posted: 24 days ago