The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 184 218 233
Rank change year-on-year +34 +15  
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.059% 0.040% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% -4.34%  

OSCP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 963 1616 2028
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.52% 32.69% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 698 1256 1357
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing OSCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for OSCP in Berkshire

OSCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSCP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for OSCP in Berkshire

OSCP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSCP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OSCP in Berkshire

OSCP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +34 1 £75,000 - 2
OSCP
South East

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago