The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 226 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -17.64%
SSCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2054 1922 1944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.25% 33.37% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1304 1387
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Berkshire

SSCP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £50,000 - 3
SSCP
South East

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSCP.

1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Intel
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCSP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) GIAC
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Linux+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCSP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) GIAC
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) GCIA
4 1 (16.67%) GCIH
4 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Intel
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Websense
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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