The first table below looks at the demand for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 92 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.62% 0.38% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +37.50%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
395 341 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.17% 32.02% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 345 308 156
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SSCP
South East

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SSCP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Kent

SSCP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Folkestone - 3 £34,500 -
SSCP
South East

SSCP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Tripwire
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Websense
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Proofpoint
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Websense
2 4 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 4 (50.00%) Proofpoint
2 4 (50.00%) IBM