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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 583 645 700
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +55
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 51 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.049% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.19% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 6
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +31.42%
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
9579 11509 12976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.30% 25.72% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8046 9381 10432
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 £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 2016.

SSCP Salary Histogram in London

SSCP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +71 26 £51,000 +10.86%
Hammersmith - 1 £57,500 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 66 (68.75%) CISSP
2 64 (66.67%) Firewall
3 49 (51.04%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (51.04%) SIEM
4 47 (48.96%) Information Security
5 45 (46.88%) CCNA
6 37 (38.54%) VPN
7 36 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
8 34 (35.42%) CCNP
9 33 (34.38%) Telecoms
10 32 (33.33%) CISM
10 32 (33.33%) Cisco
10 32 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 31 (32.29%) CCIP
11 31 (32.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 31 (32.29%) DDoS Mitigation
11 31 (32.29%) Palo Alto
12 29 (30.21%) Network Security
12 29 (30.21%) GCIA
13 27 (28.13%) Active Directory
14 26 (27.08%) Splunk
15 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 24 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (25.00%) Migration
16 22 (22.92%) Finance
16 22 (22.92%) CheckPoint
16 22 (22.92%) Perl
16 22 (22.92%) Python
16 22 (22.92%) CEH
16 22 (22.92%) Ruby

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 4 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (66.67%) Firewall
2 37 (38.54%) VPN
3 29 (30.21%) Network Security
4 24 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (20.83%) FWSM
6 19 (19.79%) Internet
7 18 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 14 (14.58%) DNS
8 14 (14.58%) HTTP
8 14 (14.58%) SMTP
8 14 (14.58%) tcpdump
8 14 (14.58%) Wireshark
9 6 (6.25%) DSL
9 6 (6.25%) ISDN
9 6 (6.25%) MPLS
9 6 (6.25%) WAN
10 4 (4.17%) Extranet
10 4 (4.17%) LAN
11 2 (2.08%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Apache Hive
1 4 (4.17%) Big Data
1 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
General
1 33 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 22 (22.92%) Finance
3 6 (6.25%) Legal
4 5 (5.21%) Electronics
4 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.21%) Marketing
5 4 (4.17%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 33 (34.38%) Network Engineer
3 31 (32.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 29 (30.21%) Security Manager
5 18 (18.75%) Security Officer
6 16 (16.67%) Information Manager
6 16 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
7 13 (13.54%) IT Manager
7 13 (13.54%) IT Security Manager
8 12 (12.50%) Information Officer
8 12 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
9 11 (11.46%) Analyst
10 10 (10.42%) Security Analyst
11 8 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
11 8 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
11 8 (8.33%) Operations Manager
11 8 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
11 8 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
12 6 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
12 6 (6.25%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) Java EE
2 1 (1.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 18 (18.75%) Internet of Things
3 16 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
5 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (4.17%) CESG
7 4 (4.17%) Cybercrime
7 4 (4.17%) Social Network
8 2 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.08%) Social Media
8 2 (2.08%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Unix
2 5 (5.21%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Android
3 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.04%) SIEM
2 47 (48.96%) Information Security
3 36 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 32 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 31 (32.29%) DDoS Mitigation
6 24 (25.00%) Migration
7 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 18 (18.75%) ITIL
9 16 (16.67%) Security Operations
10 12 (12.50%) Investment Management
11 11 (11.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (10.42%) IT Governance
12 10 (10.42%) Project Management
12 10 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
12 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) Perl
1 22 (22.92%) Python
1 22 (22.92%) Ruby
2 4 (4.17%) C
2 4 (4.17%) C++
2 4 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (68.75%) CISSP
2 49 (51.04%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (46.88%) CCNA
4 34 (35.42%) CCNP
5 32 (33.33%) CISM
6 31 (32.29%) CCIP
7 29 (30.21%) GCIA
8 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 22 (22.92%) CEH
9 22 (22.92%) Degree
10 15 (15.63%) GCIH
11 14 (14.58%) GREM
12 13 (13.54%) CCFP
12 13 (13.54%) EnCE
12 13 (13.54%) GCFA
12 13 (13.54%) GPEN
13 11 (11.46%) CISA
14 7 (7.29%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (7.29%) Security+ Certification
15 6 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.58%) COBIT
3 4 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.08%) RMADS
5 1 (1.04%) ISO27002
System Software
1 27 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.58%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Nessus
2 2 (2.08%) Juniper STRM
2 2 (2.08%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.04%) EnCase
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Cisco
2 31 (32.29%) Palo Alto
3 26 (27.08%) Splunk
4 22 (22.92%) CheckPoint
5 20 (20.83%) Juniper
6 8 (8.33%) Qualys
7 6 (6.25%) ArcSight
8 5 (5.21%) SAP
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