Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 309 334
Rank change year-on-year +60 +25 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.023% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.073% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Berkshire median annual salary £87,500 - £52,500
10th Percentile £52,125 - £48,250
90th Percentile £88,750 - £53,750
South East median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -7.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1782 2757 3743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.58% 31.84% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 2023 2817
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +9.38% +4.35%
10th Percentile £26,050 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OSCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +40 7 £87,500 -
OSCP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) Security Testing
1 5 (71.43%) SANS
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
3 3 (42.86%) Secure Coding
3 3 (42.86%) OWASP
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Economy
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Content Development
4 2 (28.57%) CISA
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET

OSCP
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Economy
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Security
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacker
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) OWASP
2 3 (42.86%) Secure Coding
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Content Development
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) SANS
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
4 2 (28.57%) CISA
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (42.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com