The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 419 - 430
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 17 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% - 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% - 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 6
Average salary £47,500 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6949 6521 7173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.51% 31.51% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5407 5019 5914
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SSCP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SSCP Salary Trend in the South East

SSCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SSCP Salary Histogram in the South East

SSCP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 10 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 4 - - 2
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) Security Architecture
5 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
5 13 (48.15%) Information Security
6 12 (44.44%) Risk Management
6 12 (44.44%) CCNP
6 12 (44.44%) CCNA
6 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (44.44%) Linux
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco
8 10 (37.04%) GIAC
9 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (29.63%) Ubuntu
10 8 (29.63%) Degree
10 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
10 8 (29.63%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (29.63%) CCSA
10 8 (29.63%) LAMP
10 8 (29.63%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (29.63%) SAP
10 8 (29.63%) Windows
10 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
10 8 (29.63%) BGP
10 8 (29.63%) SAP Security
10 8 (29.63%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (18.52%) Project Management

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
1 7 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) BGP
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
5 3 (11.11%) OSPF
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Security Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Security Project Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Information Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Security Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Information Security Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Network Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Ubuntu
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Security Architecture
2 13 (48.15%) Information Security
3 12 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
5 8 (29.63%) SAP Security
5 8 (29.63%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (29.63%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (29.63%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
9 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
9 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
9 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCNP
2 12 (44.44%) CCNA
3 10 (37.04%) GIAC
4 8 (29.63%) CCSA
4 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 5 (18.52%) CEH
5 5 (18.52%) CISA
5 5 (18.52%) CISM
6 4 (14.81%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (14.81%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
3 8 (29.63%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 4 (14.81%) Intel
5 4 (14.81%) McAfee
5 4 (14.81%) Websense
5 4 (14.81%) Tripwire
5 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
5 4 (14.81%) Qualys
6 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60999 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago