The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 235 256 270
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14  
Permanent jobs citing OSCP 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.056% 0.047% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £55,000 £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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1084 1532 1661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.20% 23.76% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1225 1344
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 £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

OSCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for OSCP in Yorkshire

OSCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
OSCP
England

OSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSCP.

1 15 (93.75%) Java
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Perl
2 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 14 (87.50%) C
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) Ruby
3 13 (81.25%) CREST Certified
4 12 (75.00%) Information Security
4 12 (75.00%) CEH
5 11 (68.75%) Wireless
5 11 (68.75%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (68.75%) Wireless Security
5 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
5 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
6 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
7 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 8 (50.00%) Python
8 7 (43.75%) Publishing
8 7 (43.75%) CESG
8 7 (43.75%) Burp Suite
9 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
9 6 (37.50%) CISA
9 6 (37.50%) CISSP
10 5 (31.25%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
10 5 (31.25%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (25.00%) Kali Linux
11 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity

OSCP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (68.75%) Wireless
1 11 (68.75%) Wireless Security
2 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Burp Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (43.75%) Publishing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Tester
2 14 (87.50%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Security Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacker
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
2 7 (43.75%) CESG
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Kali Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (25.00%) Social Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) Network Packet Capture
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) C
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) Perl
2 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 14 (87.50%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CREST Certified
2 12 (75.00%) CEH
3 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) CISA
5 6 (37.50%) CISSP
6 5 (31.25%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (12.50%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (6.25%) CPTE
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nessus
2 3 (18.75%) 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