Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 - 262
Rank change year-on-year - +262 +12
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% - 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% - 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 - £65,000
10th Percentile £43,750 - £62,500
90th Percentile £51,250 - £67,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.38% +10.53% -13.64%

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 1,131 1,121 1,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.22% 21.54% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 793 934 1,237
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,400 £22,700
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 15 November 2018. 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 - 8 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
SSCP
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (88.89%) Strategic Thinking
2 8 (88.89%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) GPEN
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CESG
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Information Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (88.89%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Strategic Thinking
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (66.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CEH
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
2 1 (11.11%) GPEN
2 1 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (11.11%) SLA