The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 131 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.39% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £37,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.55% -32.72%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
707 655 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.62% 30.72% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 536 453 513
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SSCP Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SSCP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Milton Keynes - 7 £40,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £57,500 -
SSCP
South East

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
4 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (46.15%) Data Protection
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) BCP
6 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
7 3 (23.08%) IT Governance
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
7 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
7 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) CISA
7 3 (23.08%) CISM
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) GIAC
8 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) GCIA

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (46.15%) Data Protection
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
2 4 (30.77%) BCP
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 3 (23.08%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) IT Governance
3 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (15.38%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CISA
2 3 (23.08%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
3 2 (15.38%) GCIA
3 2 (15.38%) GCIH
4 1 (7.69%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft