The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank - 129 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,650 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +34.26%
SSCP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
681 564 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.25% 30.95% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 454 429 436
Median salary £42,961 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,900 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SSCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Birmingham

SSCP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SSCP 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) GCFA
1 3 (100.00%) Sentinel
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) GCFA
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC