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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 230 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.095% 0.017% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,325 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +29.50%
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
1686 1718 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.90% 29.61% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1338 1377
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing SSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (100.00%) SANS
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) STL
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) Java EE
3 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 9 (75.00%) Objective-C
4 8 (66.67%) Big Data
5 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
5 7 (58.33%) Apache Hive
5 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
1 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Hive
2 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Software Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Java EE
1 9 (75.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Android
2 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (58.33%) Mobile Development
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Coaching
4 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) MCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) SANS
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security+ Certification
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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