The table below looks at the statistics for OSCE in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSCE over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Offensive Security Certified Expert (OSCE)
Rank 250 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSCE 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.028% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +5.55%
OSCE
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1639 1650 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.30% 22.64% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1363 1026
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSCE across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OSCE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OSCE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
OSCE
England

OSCE
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OSCE 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 OSCE.

1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (50.00%) GPEN

OSCE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OSCE 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 OSCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (50.00%) GPEN
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) HIPAA