Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for OSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.85% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Cardiff median annual salary £60,000 - -
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 157 255 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.77% 24.29% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 136 209 292
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.84% -2.00%
10th Percentile £22,813 £27,000 £23,275
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,717
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.94% -7.05%

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for OSCP in Cardiff

OSCP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for OSCP in Cardiff

OSCP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSCP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for OSCP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 8 (100.00%) CEH
2 7 (87.50%) Nessus
2 7 (87.50%) Nmap
2 7 (87.50%) Qualys
3 6 (75.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) Legal
4 5 (62.50%) GIAC
4 5 (62.50%) CISSP
4 5 (62.50%) Data Security
4 5 (62.50%) Welsh Language
4 5 (62.50%) SANS
4 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (62.50%) Nexpose
5 3 (37.50%) SIEM
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) OWASP
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Google
6 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (25.00%) Docker

OSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Legal
1 5 (62.50%) Welsh Language
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Principal Security Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Data Security
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (25.00%) OWASP
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CEH
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) GIAC
2 5 (62.50%) SANS
3 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Nessus
1 7 (87.50%) Nmap
2 5 (62.50%) Nexpose
3 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Qualys
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) AlienVault
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk