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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 229 252 267
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +15
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.11% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.35% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 1
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +7.89%
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
1703 2282 2345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.40% 31.16% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1937 1824
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SSCP Salary Histogram 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 28 September 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 - 6 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £35,000 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) CISSP
3 10 (58.82%) CEH
4 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 8 (47.06%) CISM
4 8 (47.06%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
5 7 (41.18%) OWASP
5 7 (41.18%) Database Security
5 7 (41.18%) SABSA
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
5 7 (41.18%) Information Management
5 7 (41.18%) PKI
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (29.41%) Security Operations
7 5 (29.41%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
7 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
8 4 (23.53%) SIEM
8 4 (23.53%) SANS
8 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (23.53%) Secure Coding
8 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking

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 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
1 16 (94.12%) Security Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) IT Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) IT Support
6 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
1 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 7 (41.18%) PKI
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.88%) Cybercrime
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
4 7 (41.18%) Database Security
4 7 (41.18%) Information Management
4 7 (41.18%) OWASP
4 7 (41.18%) SABSA
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
6 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (29.41%) Security Operations
7 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (23.53%) Secure Coding
7 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
7 4 (23.53%) SIEM
7 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (17.65%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CEH
1 10 (58.82%) CISSP
2 8 (47.06%) CISM
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) GIAC
3 4 (23.53%) SANS
4 3 (17.65%) CISA
4 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (17.65%) CSSLP
4 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) GCIA
5 1 (5.88%) GCIH
5 1 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Qualys
2 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds