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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 249 - 266
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% - 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £46,000 - £41,750
90% offered a salary of more than £44,050 - £41,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,325 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -17.64%
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
2214 2459 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.81% 29.22% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 1961 2022
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 - 11 £46,000 -
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
3 21 (84.00%) CISM
3 21 (84.00%) ITIL
3 21 (84.00%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (72.00%) Degree
5 17 (68.00%) LAN
5 17 (68.00%) WAN
6 14 (56.00%) Information Security
7 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
7 13 (52.00%) Wireless
7 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (52.00%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (48.00%) Oracle
9 11 (44.00%) PCI DSS
9 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (24.00%) SIEM
11 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
11 6 (24.00%) Security Management
12 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
12 5 (20.00%) COBIT
13 4 (16.00%) Oracle Identity Management
13 4 (16.00%) GCIA
13 4 (16.00%) GCIH
13 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
13 4 (16.00%) VPN
14 3 (12.00%) CRM
14 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (12.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Wireless
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
6 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Consultant
1 13 (52.00%) Security Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) Security Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) IT Consultant
3 10 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 8 (32.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) ITIL
1 21 (84.00%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Information Security
3 13 (52.00%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (24.00%) SIEM
5 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) Security Management
6 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Time Management
8 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (84.00%) CISM
3 18 (72.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) GCIA
4 4 (16.00%) GCIH
5 1 (4.00%) GCED
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (4.00%) GCWN
5 1 (4.00%) GSEC
5 1 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) PCI DSS
1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (12.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle