The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 136 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.055% - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.50% +17.64%
SSCP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
625 786 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.68% 35.58% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 450 557 652
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSCP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Reading

SSCP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) GCIA
2 7 (87.50%) GCIH
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) GCIA
1 7 (87.50%) GCIH
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001