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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 456 438 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 8 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.093% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Average salary £58,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -15.90%
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
6055 6646 6323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.28% 32.45% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4925 5140 4927
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 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 5 February 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 +5 6 - -
Surrey -4 2 £58,500 -6.40% 1
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 20 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (55.00%) Information Security
4 10 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (50.00%) CEH
4 10 (50.00%) Qualys
4 10 (50.00%) Websense
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Legal
6 8 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (40.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
9 4 (20.00%) GIAC
9 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (20.00%) BCP
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (20.00%) SIEM
9 4 (20.00%) Analytics
9 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (20.00%) GCIA

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Information Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) CISSP Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) CESG
4 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) BCP
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 4 (20.00%) SIEM
6 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (50.00%) CEH
3 4 (20.00%) GCIA
3 4 (20.00%) GCIH
3 4 (20.00%) GIAC
4 2 (10.00%) CISA
4 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 2 (10.00%) SANS
5 1 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (5.00%) CCFP
5 1 (5.00%) CCSP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CLAS
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Qualys
1 10 (50.00%) Websense
2 8 (40.00%) Symantec
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) Tripwire
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