Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for SSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 119 119
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 2 23 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.20% 1.41% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 2.63% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 15
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £45,750 £40,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £65,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £44,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.50% +11.11% +20.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 419 876 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.45% 53.58% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 308 583 498
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,600 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SSCP in Gloucestershire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SSCP in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SSCP in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

SSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Gephi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) git-flow
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
1 1 (50.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware