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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 245 246 270
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 9 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.72% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1717 2091 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.87% 29.09% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1642 1879
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 8 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (72.73%) CEH
2 16 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
3 12 (54.55%) Information Security
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) OWASP
4 11 (50.00%) Database Security
4 11 (50.00%) SABSA
4 11 (50.00%) CISSP
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (50.00%) CISM
4 11 (50.00%) Information Management
4 11 (50.00%) PKI
5 9 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
8 6 (27.27%) CISA
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) Legal
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (22.73%) Network Architecture
9 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
9 5 (22.73%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (18.18%) Secure Coding
10 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS

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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Analyst
1 21 (95.45%) Security Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) IT Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) IT Security Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Security Analyst
3 9 (40.91%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Information Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Security Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) IT Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) PKI
2 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Database Security
3 11 (50.00%) Information Management
3 11 (50.00%) OWASP
3 11 (50.00%) SABSA
4 9 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (22.73%) Network Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
8 4 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Secure Coding
8 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Security
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) CEH
2 11 (50.00%) CISM
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
3 6 (27.27%) CISA
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (13.64%) CSSLP
5 3 (13.64%) GIAC
5 3 (13.64%) SANS
5 3 (13.64%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (9.09%) GSEC
7 1 (4.55%) APMP
7 1 (4.55%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Qualys
2 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds