Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 266 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +315
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £53,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.63% - -
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year -20.83% - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1362 1715 2220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.96% 22.31% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1464 1716
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,250 £24,681
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSCP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OSCP in West Yorkshire

OSCP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Leeds +18 7 £47,500 -20.06%
OSCP
Yorkshire

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

1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
3 7 (77.78%) CEH
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) Master's Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Security Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Burp Suite
7 2 (22.22%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
7 2 (22.22%) Publishing
7 2 (22.22%) Ruby
7 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) HTTP

OSCP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 7 (77.78%) CEH
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Master's Degree
4 2 (22.22%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) GIAC
5 1 (11.11%) GPEN
5 1 (11.11%) GWAPT
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft