The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 100 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.079% - 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
SSCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
319 329 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.30% 22.77% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 243 248 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SSCP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Essex

SSCP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Chelmsford - 1 £47,500 -
SSCP
East of England

SSCP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Password Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GCWN
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCED
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Password Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GCWN
1 1 (100.00%) GCED