Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 110 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +137
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 29 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.67% 1.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 3.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -31.82%

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 917 687 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 52.70% 40.80% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 632 517 404
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,900 £25,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSCP in Gloucestershire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SSCP in Gloucestershire

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSCP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SSCP in Gloucestershire

SSCP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Cheltenham - 10 £50,000 -
SSCP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
1 29 (100.00%) CCNA
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 29 (100.00%) GIAC
1 29 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 29 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 29 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 24 (82.76%) GraphQL
2 24 (82.76%) SANS
2 24 (82.76%) Vue.js
2 24 (82.76%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (82.76%) OpenShift
2 24 (82.76%) Apache Spark
2 24 (82.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 24 (82.76%) Kubernetes
2 24 (82.76%) Docker
2 24 (82.76%) React
2 24 (82.76%) API Design
2 24 (82.76%) git-flow
2 24 (82.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (82.76%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (82.76%) Android
2 24 (82.76%) Apple iOS
2 24 (82.76%) Node.js
2 24 (82.76%) REST
2 24 (82.76%) OpenStack
2 24 (82.76%) Big Data
2 24 (82.76%) Kafka
2 24 (82.76%) Bitbucket

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 24 (82.76%) Apache Spark
1 24 (82.76%) Elasticsearch
1 24 (82.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 24 (82.76%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (82.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (82.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) Firewall
1 24 (82.76%) HTTPS
1 24 (82.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Bitbucket
1 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
1 24 (82.76%) git-flow
1 24 (82.76%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) C++ Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Software Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Automation Test Lead
3 8 (27.59%) Test Automation Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Test Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Test Leader
4 6 (20.69%) Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Security Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
1 24 (82.76%) AngularJS
1 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
1 24 (82.76%) GraphQL
1 24 (82.76%) Kafka
1 24 (82.76%) Node.js
1 24 (82.76%) React
1 24 (82.76%) REST
1 24 (82.76%) Spring
1 24 (82.76%) Spring MVC
1 24 (82.76%) Vue.js
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) JSON
3 2 (6.90%) RESTful
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Cybercrime
2 9 (31.03%) Cyberattack
3 5 (17.24%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (82.76%) Android
2 24 (82.76%) Apple iOS
3 19 (65.52%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (82.76%) API Design
2 24 (82.76%) Ethical Hacking
2 24 (82.76%) Kanban
2 24 (82.76%) MVC
2 24 (82.76%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (82.76%) Reverse Engineering
2 24 (82.76%) Scrum
3 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
4 13 (44.83%) Malware Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) Security Operations
6 5 (17.24%) SIEM
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Threat Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) Information Security
7 4 (13.79%) Time Management
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C
2 12 (41.38%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CCNA
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 29 (100.00%) CISSP
1 29 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 29 (100.00%) GIAC
1 29 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 24 (82.76%) Linux+ Certification
2 24 (82.76%) MCSE
2 24 (82.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (82.76%) SANS
3 23 (79.31%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) CEH
4 5 (17.24%) CISM
5 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (82.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat