Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 235 251
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 -5
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.11% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.53% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% - +31.31%
10th Percentile £43,750 £61,875 £62,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -25.00%

SSCP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,140 1,135 1,406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.81% 21.24% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 722 933 1,064
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,800 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SSCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SSCP in the East Midlands

SSCP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSCP in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SSCP in the East Midlands

SSCP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -24 6 £47,500 -26.92%
SSCP
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT jobs citing SSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 6 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management

SSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001