The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.93% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 185 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.14% 29.37% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 160 143 146
Average salary £60,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SSCP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Slough

SSCP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SSCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSCP.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Symantec
1 8 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 8 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Legal
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) CEH
1 8 (100.00%) Qualys
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SSCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CEH
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 8 (100.00%) Qualys
1 8 (100.00%) Symantec