The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 593 615 645
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +30
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 9 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.44% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 47 14
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,935 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £102,500 £110,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8601 11248 11493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.42% 26.03% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6937 9130 9375
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSCP
Salary Trend in London

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

SSCP Salary Trend in London

SSCP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

SSCP Salary Histogram in London

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 London region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 20 (76.92%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Information Security
3 13 (50.00%) CISSP
4 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (46.15%) SIEM
5 11 (42.31%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (42.31%) CCNA
5 11 (42.31%) VPN
6 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco
7 9 (34.62%) CCNP
7 9 (34.62%) CCIP
7 9 (34.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (34.62%) DDoS Mitigation
7 9 (34.62%) Palo Alto
8 8 (30.77%) CEH
8 8 (30.77%) Network Security
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
9 7 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
10 6 (23.08%) ELK Stack
10 6 (23.08%) SANS
10 6 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (23.08%) logstash
10 6 (23.08%) Kibana
10 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
10 6 (23.08%) Google

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (42.31%) VPN
3 8 (30.77%) Network Security
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.54%) FWSM
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.85%) DSL
6 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.85%) FCoE
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) ISDN
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Head of Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Head of Information
5 3 (11.54%) Head of Information Security
5 3 (11.54%) Head of Security
5 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Information Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) ArcSight Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.54%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Information Security
2 12 (46.15%) SIEM
2 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (34.62%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) B2B
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Patch Management
8 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.69%) Change Control
9 2 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (7.69%) Security Management
9 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
1 5 (19.23%) Python
1 5 (19.23%) Ruby
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) CISSP
2 11 (42.31%) CCNA
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (34.62%) CCIP
3 9 (34.62%) CCNP
4 8 (30.77%) CEH
5 6 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) SANS
5 6 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (19.23%) CISA
6 5 (19.23%) CISM
7 4 (15.38%) GIAC
7 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) CSSLP
9 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.85%) GCIH
9 1 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
2 1 (3.85%) Samba
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Kibana
1 6 (23.08%) logstash
1 6 (23.08%) Nessus
2 2 (7.69%) QRadar
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco
1 9 (34.62%) Palo Alto
2 6 (23.08%) Google
3 5 (19.23%) Splunk
4 4 (15.38%) Qualys
5 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) AlienVault
6 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 2 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
6 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) VMware
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