The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 241 302 -
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.041% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +14.70%
SSCP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1321 2310 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.61% 23.84% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1989 2493
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SSCP Salary Trend in the City of London

SSCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SSCP Salary Histogram in the City of London

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 34 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (83.33%) CCNA
4 28 (77.78%) VPN
5 26 (72.22%) CCNP
6 25 (69.44%) Cisco
7 24 (66.67%) Telecoms
8 23 (63.89%) CCIP
8 23 (63.89%) Network Security
8 23 (63.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 23 (63.89%) DDoS Mitigation
8 23 (63.89%) Palo Alto
9 21 (58.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 18 (50.00%) CheckPoint
10 18 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (41.67%) E-Commerce
12 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
12 15 (41.67%) SIEM
13 14 (38.89%) Splunk
13 14 (38.89%) FWSM
13 14 (38.89%) Internet of Things
13 14 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (38.89%) PCI DSS
13 14 (38.89%) Perl
13 14 (38.89%) Internet
13 14 (38.89%) Juniper
13 14 (38.89%) Python
13 14 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (38.89%) Ruby

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 28 (77.78%) VPN
3 23 (63.89%) Network Security
4 18 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (38.89%) FWSM
6 14 (38.89%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) MPLS
8 4 (11.11%) DSL
8 4 (11.11%) Extranet
8 4 (11.11%) ISDN
8 4 (11.11%) LAN
8 4 (11.11%) WAN
9 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.78%) FCoE
9 1 (2.78%) SNMP
9 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Network Engineer
1 28 (77.78%) Security Engineer
2 27 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Security Manager
4 6 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 6 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Officer
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 14 (38.89%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) DDoS Mitigation
2 21 (58.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 15 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 15 (41.67%) SIEM
4 14 (38.89%) Migration
4 14 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security
6 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Network Management
9 1 (2.78%) High Availability
9 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Perl
1 14 (38.89%) Python
1 14 (38.89%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (83.33%) CCNA
3 26 (72.22%) CCNP
4 23 (63.89%) CCIP
5 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 12 (33.33%) CISSP
7 4 (11.11%) CCIE
8 1 (2.78%) CCFP
8 1 (2.78%) CISM
8 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) EnCE
8 1 (2.78%) GCFA
8 1 (2.78%) GCIA
8 1 (2.78%) GIAC
8 1 (2.78%) GPEN
8 1 (2.78%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (2.78%) MCSE
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) PCI DSS
2 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
2 1 (2.78%) Samba
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
1 1 (2.78%) logstash
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Nessus
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 23 (63.89%) Palo Alto
3 18 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (38.89%) Juniper
4 14 (38.89%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.78%) VMware