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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 126 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.097% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -15.90%
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
520 583 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.15% 32.23% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 397 506 359
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) GIAC
1 6 (100.00%) Sentinel
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 6 (100.00%) CEH
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 6 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (100.00%) GCFA
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Information Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Threat Management
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CEH
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) GCFA
1 6 (100.00%) GIAC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
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