Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 225 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +283
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.14% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £59,423 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.06% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £53,750 -
% change year-on-year -11.63% - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 983 1266 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.73% 23.45% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1097 1258
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £23,525 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for OSCP in Leeds

OSCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for OSCP in Leeds

OSCP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSCP in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OSCP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leeds region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (85.71%) Master's Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Security Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) GWAPT
4 1 (14.29%) GPEN
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) GIAC

OSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Security Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (85.71%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Master's Degree
3 1 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) GPEN
3 1 (14.29%) GWAPT
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft