Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 197 205
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -31
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.027% 0.10% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.081% 0.41% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Birmingham median annual salary £87,500 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +6.38% +6.82%
10th Percentile £83,750 £46,500 £51,625
90th Percentile £91,250 £77,500 £68,125
West Midlands median annual salary £71,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +35.24% - -4.55%

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 1,235 969 1,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.81% 25.29% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 697 733 928
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £65,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

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 25 September 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS