The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,325 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +29.50%
SSCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
337 309 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.29% 23.75% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 221 182 217
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SSCP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the Edinburgh region.

SSCP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SSCP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk