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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 433 472 474
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 15 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.15% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £45,825 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +30.92%
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
6032 6732 7803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.23% 31.35% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 5045 6172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 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
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 29 April 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
(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
Berkshire +12 6 £50,000 -
Surrey 0 4 £57,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (77.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (68.18%) CISSP
3 14 (63.64%) Qualys
4 12 (54.55%) Information Security
5 11 (50.00%) CEH
5 11 (50.00%) Forcepoint
6 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) SANS
9 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (31.82%) SIEM
10 6 (27.27%) Change Control
10 6 (27.27%) Open Source
10 6 (27.27%) Analytics
10 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (27.27%) GCIA
10 6 (27.27%) GCIH
10 6 (27.27%) CISM
10 6 (27.27%) Firewall
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) Legal
10 6 (27.27%) Unix
10 6 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (27.27%) Symantec
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
11 5 (22.73%) Cisco
11 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
11 5 (22.73%) Service Management

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
1 20 (90.91%) Security Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Information Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 3 (13.64%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (31.82%) SIEM
3 6 (27.27%) Analytics
3 6 (27.27%) Change Control
3 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) ISMS
6 3 (13.64%) Security Auditing
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) SABSA
7 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) CISSP
2 11 (50.00%) CEH
3 8 (36.36%) SANS
4 6 (27.27%) CISM
4 6 (27.27%) GCIA
4 6 (27.27%) GCIH
5 5 (22.73%) CISA
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) CCENT
7 1 (4.55%) CCNA
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.55%) MCSA
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
3 6 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Qualys
2 11 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Symantec
4 5 (22.73%) ArcSight
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
4 5 (22.73%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
Surrey
Marks Sattin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago