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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
England / East of England
Rank 243 242 253
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 4 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.068% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 1.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 8
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%

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
1642 1950 2117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.95% 28.71% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1502 1681
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 3 £47,500 -36.66%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 15 (93.75%) CEH
1 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 10 (62.50%) Information Management
4 10 (62.50%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (62.50%) PKI
4 10 (62.50%) OWASP
4 10 (62.50%) Database Security
4 10 (62.50%) SABSA
5 9 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (43.75%) Information Security
7 6 (37.50%) CISA
7 6 (37.50%) CISM
7 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
7 6 (37.50%) CISSP
7 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
8 5 (31.25%) Firewall
9 4 (25.00%) Legal
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (18.75%) GIAC
10 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
10 3 (18.75%) Qualys
10 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
10 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds

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 10 (62.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Security Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) IT Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) IT Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) PKI
2 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Database Security
2 10 (62.50%) Information Management
2 10 (62.50%) OWASP
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) SABSA
3 9 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (43.75%) Information Security
5 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (18.75%) Change Control
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
6 3 (18.75%) Information Governance
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Secure Coding
6 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
6 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CEH
2 6 (37.50%) CISA
2 6 (37.50%) CISM
2 6 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (18.75%) CSSLP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) GIAC
3 3 (18.75%) SANS
3 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (12.50%) GSEC
5 1 (6.25%) APMP
5 1 (6.25%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Qualys
2 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds