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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
England / East of England
Rank - 246 258
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 0 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.71% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 13
Median salary - £72,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +65.14%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%

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
1647 2115 2185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.45% 29.63% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1609 1738
Median salary £42,500 £43,627 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.58% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 10 (90.91%) CEH
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
4 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (63.64%) Information Management
4 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (63.64%) OWASP
4 7 (63.64%) PKI
4 7 (63.64%) Database Security
4 7 (63.64%) SABSA
5 4 (36.36%) CISA
5 4 (36.36%) CISM
5 4 (36.36%) CISSP
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) GSEC
7 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) MS Project
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Security Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) IT Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) IT Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Senior IT Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Database Security
2 7 (63.64%) Information Management
2 7 (63.64%) OWASP
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (63.64%) SABSA
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CEH
2 4 (36.36%) CISA
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) GSEC
4 1 (9.09%) APMP
4 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (9.09%) CSSLP
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) GIAC
4 1 (9.09%) GISF
4 1 (9.09%) SANS
4 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Qualys
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds