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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 232 296 -
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 26 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.097% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 0
Median salary £51,000 £46,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +31.42%
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
1456 2541 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.14% 24.56% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 2177 2710
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,550 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £79,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 (92.11%) Cisco Certification
1 35 (92.11%) Firewall
2 31 (81.58%) CCNA
3 29 (76.32%) VPN
4 28 (73.68%) Cisco
4 28 (73.68%) CCNP
5 25 (65.79%) CCIP
5 25 (65.79%) Telecoms
5 25 (65.79%) Network Security
5 25 (65.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 25 (65.79%) DDoS Mitigation
5 25 (65.79%) Palo Alto
6 24 (63.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 22 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (57.89%) CheckPoint
8 19 (50.00%) SIEM
9 18 (47.37%) Splunk
9 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
9 18 (47.37%) Ruby
9 18 (47.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (47.37%) Internet
9 18 (47.37%) Migration
9 18 (47.37%) Juniper
9 18 (47.37%) Perl
9 18 (47.37%) Python
9 18 (47.37%) E-Commerce
9 18 (47.37%) Internet of Things
9 18 (47.37%) FWSM

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:

Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (92.11%) Firewall
2 29 (76.32%) VPN
3 25 (65.79%) Network Security
4 22 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (47.37%) FWSM
5 18 (47.37%) Internet
5 18 (47.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (10.53%) DSL
6 4 (10.53%) Extranet
6 4 (10.53%) ISDN
6 4 (10.53%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) MPLS
6 4 (10.53%) WAN
General
1 25 (65.79%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Network Engineer
1 29 (76.32%) Network Security Engineer
1 29 (76.32%) Security Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Security Manager
3 6 (15.79%) IT Manager
3 6 (15.79%) IT Security Manager
3 6 (15.79%) IT Security Officer
3 6 (15.79%) Security Officer
4 3 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Principal Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 18 (47.37%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) DDoS Mitigation
2 24 (63.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (50.00%) SIEM
4 18 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 18 (47.37%) Migration
4 18 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Information Security
6 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.53%) Network Management
8 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Investment Management
8 1 (2.63%) ISMS
8 1 (2.63%) People Management
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.63%) Threat Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Perl
1 18 (47.37%) Python
1 18 (47.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (92.11%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (81.58%) CCNA
3 28 (73.68%) CCNP
4 25 (65.79%) CCIP
5 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 13 (34.21%) CISSP
7 4 (10.53%) CCIE
8 3 (7.89%) CISM
9 2 (5.26%) CCFP
9 2 (5.26%) EnCE
9 2 (5.26%) GCFA
9 2 (5.26%) GCIA
9 2 (5.26%) GPEN
9 2 (5.26%) GREM
10 1 (2.63%) CLAS
10 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
10 1 (2.63%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO27002
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Palo Alto
3 22 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 18 (47.37%) Juniper
4 18 (47.37%) Splunk