The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 263 - 256
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.027% - 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.085% - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £44,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -29.52%
SSCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2358 2397 2230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 30.06% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1999 1916 1829
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 £44,250 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) CISSP
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) CISM
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 19 (95.00%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (80.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) LAN
4 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 12 (60.00%) Information Security
5 11 (55.00%) Management Information System
5 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (45.00%) PCI DSS
6 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (25.00%) COBIT
8 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
9 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
9 4 (20.00%) Security Management
9 4 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (15.00%) SIEM
10 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.00%) Network Security
11 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 1 (5.00%) GCED
12 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
6 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.00%) HTTP
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Consultant
1 13 (65.00%) Security Consultant
2 10 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 10 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
1 19 (95.00%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Information Security
3 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 4 (20.00%) Security Management
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) SIEM
8 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (5.00%) SDLC
9 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 1 (5.00%) Information Management
9 1 (5.00%) Password Management
9 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
2 19 (95.00%) CISM
3 16 (80.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) GCED
4 1 (5.00%) CISA
4 1 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) GCIA
4 1 (5.00%) GSEC
4 1 (5.00%) GCIH
4 1 (5.00%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (45.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle