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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
England / London
Rank 566 572 615
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +43
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 13 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.57% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 50 14
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £102,500 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%

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
7988 10613 10483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.86% 26.42% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6473 8817 8568
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 24 January 2017.

SSCP Salary Histogram in London

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (88.24%) CISSP
3 12 (70.59%) CEH
4 9 (52.94%) Banking
5 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
5 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (35.29%) SANS
7 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
7 6 (35.29%) CISA
7 6 (35.29%) CISM
7 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
7 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
8 5 (29.41%) SIEM
8 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (23.53%) Games
9 4 (23.53%) GIAC
9 4 (23.53%) Nessus
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing

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 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
General
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (23.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Information Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Security Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Head of Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Head of Information
2 4 (23.53%) Head of Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Head of Security
2 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) ArcSight Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) CISSP Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
2 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
4 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (29.41%) SIEM
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) B2B
7 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
8 2 (11.76%) Change Control
8 2 (11.76%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.76%) Security Management
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
9 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
9 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CISSP
2 12 (70.59%) CEH
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 6 (35.29%) CISA
4 6 (35.29%) CISM
4 6 (35.29%) SANS
5 4 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (23.53%) CSSLP
5 4 (23.53%) GIAC
5 4 (23.53%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (5.88%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Kibana
1 4 (23.53%) logstash
1 4 (23.53%) Nessus
2 2 (11.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Google
1 4 (23.53%) Qualys
2 2 (11.76%) AlienVault
2 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
2 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
Enfield, Middlesex
London Borough of Enfield
Salary: PO1 (£32,307 - £34,935)
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