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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Rank 371 452 466
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +14
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 61 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.039% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 53 5 5
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% -10.41%
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
5833 6540 7721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.59% 31.50% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4738 5101 5968
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,781
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £61,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 28 £50,000 - 2
Kent - 13 £45,000 - 1
Surrey - 10 £53,750 -
Hampshire +10 9 £68,000 - 2
Berkshire +4 1 - - 1
OSCP
England

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 73 (91.25%) Penetration Testing
2 72 (90.00%) CEH
3 45 (56.25%) CREST Certified
4 43 (53.75%) Nessus
4 43 (53.75%) Security Cleared
5 42 (52.50%) Nmap
6 37 (46.25%) C++
6 37 (46.25%) C
6 37 (46.25%) Python
7 36 (45.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 36 (45.00%) GIAC
8 35 (43.75%) Information Security
9 34 (42.50%) OWASP
9 34 (42.50%) Qualys
9 34 (42.50%) Cybersecurity
10 33 (41.25%) Windows
11 32 (40.00%) Java
11 32 (40.00%) Telecoms
12 30 (37.50%) GPEN
12 30 (37.50%) OpenVAS
13 27 (33.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 27 (33.75%) Embedded Systems
13 27 (33.75%) Coverity
14 25 (31.25%) SIEM
14 25 (31.25%) Linux
15 24 (30.00%) Perl
16 22 (27.50%) Finance
16 22 (27.50%) DV Cleared
17 21 (26.25%) Degree
18 17 (21.25%) Bash Shell

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) Wireless
2 7 (8.75%) Firewall
3 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.75%) LAN
5 2 (2.50%) DNS
5 2 (2.50%) Internet
5 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (1.25%) VPN
6 1 (1.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Metasploit
2 7 (8.75%) Burp Suite
General
1 32 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 22 (27.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Tester
2 29 (36.25%) Penetration Tester
3 24 (30.00%) Analyst
4 21 (26.25%) Security Analyst
5 16 (20.00%) Consultant
5 16 (20.00%) Security Consultant
6 14 (17.50%) IT Consultant
6 14 (17.50%) IT Security Consultant
7 10 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 9 (11.25%) Information Analyst
8 9 (11.25%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Product Analyst
10 5 (6.25%) Security Tester
11 4 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 3 (3.75%) Graduate
12 3 (3.75%) Graduate Tester
12 3 (3.75%) Security Technical Consultant
12 3 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (3.75%) Technical Security Consultant
12 3 (3.75%) Testing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.00%) Physics
5 2 (2.50%) CESG
5 2 (2.50%) SCADA
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 25 (31.25%) Linux
3 7 (8.75%) Kali Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (91.25%) Penetration Testing
2 36 (45.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 35 (43.75%) Information Security
4 34 (42.50%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (42.50%) OWASP
5 27 (33.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 25 (31.25%) SIEM
7 14 (17.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 14 (17.50%) Secure Coding
7 14 (17.50%) System Testing
8 13 (16.25%) Incident Management
8 13 (16.25%) Threat Modelling
8 13 (16.25%) Time Management
8 13 (16.25%) Trend Analysis
8 13 (16.25%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (15.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (13.75%) Security Operations
11 9 (11.25%) Social Engineering
12 8 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 6 (7.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) C
1 37 (46.25%) C++
1 37 (46.25%) Python
2 32 (40.00%) Java
3 24 (30.00%) Perl
4 17 (21.25%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.75%) C#
5 7 (8.75%) Ruby
6 5 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 5 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (90.00%) CEH
2 45 (56.25%) CREST Certified
3 43 (53.75%) Security Cleared
4 36 (45.00%) GIAC
5 30 (37.50%) GPEN
6 22 (27.50%) DV Cleared
7 21 (26.25%) Degree
8 16 (20.00%) SANS
9 15 (18.75%) CISSP
10 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (6.25%) CHECK Team Member
12 3 (3.75%) CHECK Team Leader
13 2 (2.50%) Tigerscheme
14 1 (1.25%) CCSA
14 1 (1.25%) CEPT
14 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (1.25%) CPTE
14 1 (1.25%) ECSA
14 1 (1.25%) LPIC
14 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (17.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 43 (53.75%) Nessus
2 42 (52.50%) Nmap
3 30 (37.50%) OpenVAS
4 2 (2.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Qualys
2 27 (33.75%) Coverity
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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