The first table below looks at the demand for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank - - 271
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +37.50%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2352 2223 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.76% 28.75% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 1824 2267
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SSCP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SSCP Salary Trend in the East of England

SSCP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory