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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 107 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 15 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.12% 1.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 4.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 0
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.90% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 416 474 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.07% 28.73% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 338 377 392
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing OSCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSCP in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 5 £47,500 - 1
OSCP
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 19 (95.00%) Nessus
1 19 (95.00%) CEH
1 19 (95.00%) OWASP
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 15 (75.00%) CREST Certified
3 14 (70.00%) Social Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 14 (70.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (70.00%) Network Security
3 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (70.00%) Metasploit
3 14 (70.00%) SaaS
4 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (60.00%) Driving Licence
4 12 (60.00%) Security Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 12 (60.00%) Tigerscheme
5 8 (40.00%) CISSP
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) CLAS
6 7 (35.00%) Linux

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 14 (70.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (10.00%) Automotive
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Consultant
1 11 (55.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 11 (55.00%) Security Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Principal Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Product Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (15.00%) Life Science
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) OWASP
2 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (75.00%) Information Security
3 14 (70.00%) Social Engineering
4 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Security Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Source Code Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Logistics
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
9 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
9 1 (5.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C
1 7 (35.00%) C++
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) CEH
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) CREST Certified
2 15 (75.00%) Degree
3 14 (70.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Tigerscheme
5 8 (40.00%) CISSP
5 8 (40.00%) CLAS
6 6 (30.00%) GIAC
7 5 (25.00%) GPEN
8 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
9 2 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
10 1 (5.00%) GCFA
10 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 12 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) Nessus
2 7 (35.00%) Nmap
3 5 (25.00%) Defensics
3 5 (25.00%) OpenVAS
4 1 (5.00%) logstash
4 1 (5.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Codenomicon
1 5 (25.00%) Coverity
1 5 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (5.00%) Sophos
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 16 days ago