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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 579 651 683
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +32
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 56 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.20% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 53 21 10
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
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
10243 11385 12676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.00% 25.93% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8535 9316 10302
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 £32,986 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +67 25 £51,000 +10.86% 1
Hammersmith - 3 £62,500 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 86 (78.90%) CISSP
2 61 (55.96%) Firewall
2 61 (55.96%) Information Security
3 46 (42.20%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (42.20%) SIEM
4 44 (40.37%) CISM
5 42 (38.53%) CCNA
6 34 (31.19%) Penetration Testing
7 33 (30.28%) GCIA
8 31 (28.44%) CEH
8 31 (28.44%) Active Directory
8 31 (28.44%) Cisco
8 31 (28.44%) Telecoms
9 30 (27.52%) VPN
9 30 (27.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 29 (26.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 28 (25.69%) Degree
12 27 (24.77%) CCNP
13 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
13 26 (23.85%) Splunk
14 25 (22.94%) Network Security
15 24 (22.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 24 (22.02%) DDoS Mitigation
15 24 (22.02%) Palo Alto
15 24 (22.02%) CCIP
16 23 (21.10%) ITIL
16 23 (21.10%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (20.18%) Internet
17 22 (20.18%) Finance
18 21 (19.27%) Management Information System

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 6 (5.50%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (55.96%) Firewall
2 30 (27.52%) VPN
3 25 (22.94%) Network Security
4 23 (21.10%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (20.18%) Internet
6 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
7 19 (17.43%) FWSM
8 17 (15.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (12.84%) DNS
9 14 (12.84%) HTTP
9 14 (12.84%) SMTP
9 14 (12.84%) tcpdump
9 14 (12.84%) Wireshark
10 6 (5.50%) DSL
10 6 (5.50%) ISDN
10 6 (5.50%) MPLS
10 6 (5.50%) WAN
11 4 (3.67%) Extranet
11 4 (3.67%) LAN
12 2 (1.83%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) Apache Hive
1 6 (5.50%) Big Data
1 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
General
1 31 (28.44%) Telecoms
2 22 (20.18%) Finance
3 14 (12.84%) Legal
4 5 (4.59%) Electronics
4 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.59%) Marketing
5 4 (3.67%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Security Manager
2 32 (29.36%) Security Engineer
3 29 (26.61%) Network Engineer
4 27 (24.77%) Network Security Engineer
5 22 (20.18%) Security Officer
6 20 (18.35%) Information Manager
6 20 (18.35%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (14.68%) Information Officer
7 16 (14.68%) Information Security Officer
8 15 (13.76%) Analyst
9 14 (12.84%) Security Analyst
10 13 (11.93%) IT Manager
10 13 (11.93%) IT Security Manager
11 8 (7.34%) Operational Security Manager
11 8 (7.34%) Operations Analyst
11 8 (7.34%) Operations Manager
11 8 (7.34%) Security Operations Analyst
11 8 (7.34%) Security Operations Manager
12 6 (5.50%) IT Operations Manager
12 6 (5.50%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) Java EE
2 2 (1.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 21 (19.27%) Management Information System
3 20 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
5 17 (15.60%) Internet of Things
6 7 (6.42%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (5.50%) CESG
7 6 (5.50%) Cybercrime
7 6 (5.50%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (3.67%) Social Media
8 4 (3.67%) Social Network
9 2 (1.83%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.92%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Unix
2 10 (9.17%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Android
3 6 (5.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Information Security
2 46 (42.20%) SIEM
3 34 (31.19%) Penetration Testing
4 30 (27.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 24 (22.02%) DDoS Mitigation
6 23 (21.10%) ITIL
7 21 (19.27%) E-Commerce
8 20 (18.35%) Migration
9 16 (14.68%) Security Operations
10 15 (13.76%) Investment Management
11 13 (11.93%) Data Protection
11 13 (11.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.01%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (10.09%) OWASP
13 11 (10.09%) Project Management
14 10 (9.17%) Ethical Hacking
14 10 (9.17%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (9.17%) Risk Management
14 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.51%) Perl
1 18 (16.51%) Python
1 18 (16.51%) Ruby
2 6 (5.50%) C
2 6 (5.50%) C++
2 6 (5.50%) Java
3 2 (1.83%) C#
3 2 (1.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 86 (78.90%) CISSP
2 46 (42.20%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (40.37%) CISM
4 42 (38.53%) CCNA
5 33 (30.28%) GCIA
6 31 (28.44%) CEH
7 28 (25.69%) Degree
8 27 (24.77%) CCNP
9 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
10 24 (22.02%) CCIP
11 18 (16.51%) GREM
12 17 (15.60%) CCFP
12 17 (15.60%) CISA
12 17 (15.60%) EnCE
12 17 (15.60%) GCFA
12 17 (15.60%) GPEN
13 15 (13.76%) GCIH
14 14 (12.84%) GIAC
15 10 (9.17%) MCSE
15 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (26.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.84%) COBIT
3 7 (6.42%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.83%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.83%) RMADS
System Software
1 31 (28.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.84%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) Nessus
2 3 (2.75%) EnCase
3 2 (1.83%) Juniper STRM
3 2 (1.83%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 31 (28.44%) Cisco
2 26 (23.85%) Splunk
3 24 (22.02%) Palo Alto
4 20 (18.35%) CheckPoint
5 19 (17.43%) Juniper
6 10 (9.17%) Qualys
7 6 (5.50%) ArcSight
8 5 (4.59%) SAP
9 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
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