The table below looks at the statistics for OSWP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSWP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Offensive Security Wireless Professional (OSWP)
Rank 906 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSWP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.016% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25665 29528 31156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.27% 27.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20805 23811 24120
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

OSWP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OSWP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

OSWP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSWP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSWP within the UK.

OSWP Salary Trend in the UK

OSWP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSWP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Nottingham - 4 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £70,000 -
England - 4 £70,000 -

OSWP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing OSWP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OSWP.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) OSCP
1 7 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) CESG
2 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (57.14%) CEH
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) GIAC
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SCADA
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) GPEN
3 3 (42.86%) OSCE

OSWP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CESG
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 7 (100.00%) OSCP
2 4 (57.14%) CEH
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) CLAS
3 3 (42.86%) GIAC
3 3 (42.86%) GPEN
3 3 (42.86%) OSCE
3 3 (42.86%) SANS
3 3 (42.86%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA