Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for OSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 136 178
Rank change year-on-year -19 +42 -3
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 18 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.60% 1.38% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 4.73% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 1
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £62,500 £40,000
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 912 846 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.31% 29.22% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 782 682 834
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,763 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £71,125 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSCP in Oxfordshire

OSCP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for OSCP in Oxfordshire

OSCP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Oxford +10 16 £40,000 -15.79%
OSCP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 18 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 16 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (88.89%) Information Security
3 12 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (44.44%) SaaS
5 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 8 (44.44%) Social Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) CHECK Team Member
5 8 (44.44%) Cyber Scheme
5 8 (44.44%) CEH
5 8 (44.44%) Nessus
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (44.44%) Network Security
5 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) OWASP
5 8 (44.44%) Metasploit
5 8 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (27.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Tigerscheme
7 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) Life Science

OSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 3 (16.67%) Automotive
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Penetration Tester
1 13 (72.22%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
3 3 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (44.44%) Information Assurance
4 8 (44.44%) OWASP
4 8 (44.44%) Social Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Logistics
7 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C
1 3 (16.67%) C++
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Ruby
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 8 (44.44%) CEH
2 8 (44.44%) CHECK Team Member
2 8 (44.44%) Cyber Scheme
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Tigerscheme
4 3 (16.67%) CHECK Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 2 (11.11%) CISSP
5 2 (11.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (27.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) IASME
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Nessus
2 3 (16.67%) Nmap