The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 447 - 440
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.017% - 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.051% - 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +4.44%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7818 7355 8066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.52% 32.77% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5846 7054
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSCP
England

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £46,250 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
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