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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 226 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -19.43%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1799 1659 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.78% 27.00% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1321 1284
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SSCP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SSCP Salary Trend in the South West

SSCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SSCP Salary Histogram in the South West

SSCP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Gloucestershire - 10 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol - 3 £57,500 - 2
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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%) Cyber Security
3 12 (60.00%) GIAC
3 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Firewall
5 10 (50.00%) Objective-C
5 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (50.00%) CCNA
5 10 (50.00%) C
5 10 (50.00%) C#
5 10 (50.00%) C++
5 10 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) STL
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) MCSE
5 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (50.00%) Java EE
5 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 10 (50.00%) Android
5 10 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 10 (50.00%) Big Data
5 10 (50.00%) Apache Pig

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) STL
1 10 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
1 10 (50.00%) Android
1 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Cyber Security
2 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 10 (50.00%) Coaching
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (30.00%) Information Security
5 5 (25.00%) ISMS
6 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) SIEM
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
1 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) C++
1 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (60.00%) GIAC
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (50.00%) MCSE
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (20.00%) CISA
7 4 (20.00%) CISM
8 3 (15.00%) CRISC
9 2 (10.00%) GCIA
9 2 (10.00%) GCIH
10 1 (5.00%) CEH
10 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (20.00%) BS7799
3 2 (10.00%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) McAfee
1 1 (5.00%) Websense
1 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (5.00%) Qualys
1 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago