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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 228 317 -
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 19 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.048% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +16.43%
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
1434 2498 3081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 22.81% 23.80% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 2130 2536
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 38 (95.00%) Firewall
2 37 (92.50%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (82.50%) CCNA
4 31 (77.50%) VPN
5 29 (72.50%) CCNP
6 28 (70.00%) Cisco
7 27 (67.50%) Telecoms
8 26 (65.00%) CCIP
8 26 (65.00%) Network Security
8 26 (65.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 26 (65.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 26 (65.00%) Palo Alto
9 24 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 21 (52.50%) CheckPoint
10 21 (52.50%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (47.50%) SIEM
11 19 (47.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
12 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
13 17 (42.50%) Splunk
13 17 (42.50%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (42.50%) Ruby
13 17 (42.50%) FWSM
13 17 (42.50%) Internet of Things
13 17 (42.50%) Perl
13 17 (42.50%) Internet
13 17 (42.50%) Juniper
13 17 (42.50%) Python
13 17 (42.50%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (42.50%) Migration

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 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (42.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (95.00%) Firewall
2 31 (77.50%) VPN
3 26 (65.00%) Network Security
4 21 (52.50%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (47.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (42.50%) FWSM
6 17 (42.50%) Internet
7 5 (12.50%) MPLS
8 4 (10.00%) DSL
8 4 (10.00%) Extranet
8 4 (10.00%) ISDN
8 4 (10.00%) LAN
8 4 (10.00%) WAN
9 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.50%) FCoE
9 1 (2.50%) SNMP
9 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
General
1 27 (67.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Network Engineer
1 31 (77.50%) Security Engineer
2 30 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Security Manager
4 6 (15.00%) IT Manager
4 6 (15.00%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (15.00%) IT Security Officer
4 6 (15.00%) Security Officer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 17 (42.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 24 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (47.50%) SIEM
4 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
5 17 (42.50%) Migration
5 17 (42.50%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Information Security
7 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Network Management
10 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.50%) High Availability
10 1 (2.50%) Investment Management
10 1 (2.50%) ISMS
10 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Perl
1 17 (42.50%) Python
1 17 (42.50%) Ruby
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (92.50%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (82.50%) CCNA
3 29 (72.50%) CCNP
4 26 (65.00%) CCIP
5 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (32.50%) CISSP
7 4 (10.00%) CCIE
8 2 (5.00%) CISM
9 1 (2.50%) CRISC
9 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.50%) EnCE
9 1 (2.50%) GCFA
9 1 (2.50%) GCIA
9 1 (2.50%) GIAC
9 1 (2.50%) GPEN
9 1 (2.50%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (2.50%) MCSE
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO27002
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
2 1 (2.50%) Samba
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Kibana
1 1 (2.50%) logstash
1 1 (2.50%) Nagios
1 1 (2.50%) Nessus
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) Palo Alto
3 21 (52.50%) CheckPoint
4 17 (42.50%) Juniper
4 17 (42.50%) Splunk
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) VMware