The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for OSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 181 - 214
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.083% - 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% -4.34%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 733 1009 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.33% 22.89% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 613 800 891
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

OSCP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for OSCP in West Yorkshire

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) C++
1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Perl
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) CREST Certified
3 11 (73.33%) Wireless Security
3 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (73.33%) CEH
3 11 (73.33%) Information Security
3 11 (73.33%) Wireless
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
5 7 (46.67%) CESG
5 7 (46.67%) Publishing
6 6 (40.00%) CISA
6 6 (40.00%) CISSP
6 6 (40.00%) Burp Suite
6 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
7 5 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
8 4 (26.67%) Remediation Plan
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Network Security

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Wireless
1 11 (73.33%) Wireless Security
2 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 7 (46.67%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Penetration Tester
1 14 (93.33%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Security Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacker
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Test Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (46.67%) CESG
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Kali Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
1 11 (73.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (26.67%) Remediation Plan
2 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Social Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Packet Capture
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) C++
1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Perl
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
1 14 (93.33%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CREST Certified
2 11 (73.33%) CEH
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) CISA
4 6 (40.00%) CISSP
5 5 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (13.33%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (6.67%) CPTE
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nessus
1 3 (20.00%) Nmap
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago