The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSCP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £480 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +92.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SSCP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
504 663 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.65% 26.34% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 308 315
Median daily rate £400 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 66 11
Median hourly rate £17.06 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.78% +81.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SSCP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSCP across the Berkshire region.

SSCP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SSCP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 3 £400 -
SSCP
South East

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Case Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) QRadar
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Case Management
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) QRadar
2 1 (33.33%) Kibana
2 1 (33.33%) logstash
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) NetWitness
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys