The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 136 118 148
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.048% 0.75% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 2.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 1
Average salary £100,000 £44,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.71% -19.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £45,825 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +30.92%
SSCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
710 737 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.00% 34.68% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 569 614 700
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 £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SSCP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Information Officer
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Security Officer
1 1 (100.00%) CIO
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS