Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for OSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 192 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +184
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 11 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.30% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Birmingham median annual salary - £45,000 -
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 925 1,133 1,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.34% 27.26% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 591 755 816
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -0.62% -10.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,875
90th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for OSCP in Birmingham

OSCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for OSCP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing OSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 9 (81.82%) C
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Python
1 9 (81.82%) HTTP
1 9 (81.82%) SNMP
1 9 (81.82%) VPN
1 9 (81.82%) 802.11
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Ruby
1 9 (81.82%) Lua
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (81.82%) Open Source
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) Security Architecture
1 9 (81.82%) OpenStack
1 9 (81.82%) Social Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) Patch Management
1 9 (81.82%) 802.1X
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Member
2 2 (18.18%) SANS
2 2 (18.18%) GCIH
2 2 (18.18%) OSCE
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security

OSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (81.82%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) 802.11
1 9 (81.82%) HTTP
1 9 (81.82%) SNMP
1 9 (81.82%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Tester
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Open Source
1 9 (81.82%) Patch Management
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Security Architecture
1 9 (81.82%) Social Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) C
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Lua
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
1 9 (81.82%) Python
1 9 (81.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (81.82%) CHECK Team Member
2 2 (18.18%) GCIH
2 2 (18.18%) OSCE
2 2 (18.18%) SANS