Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 106 118
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 12 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.85% 2.43% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.42% 5.09% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 27
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £51,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -28.57% +84.21%

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 496 1080 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.93% 47.62% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 379 849 621
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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 +9 1 £70,000 +7.69%
SSCP
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 Gloucestershire 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%) TCP/IP
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%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (100.00%) SANS
2 11 (91.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (91.67%) User Stories
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) JIRA
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Korn
5 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Samba
5 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) FCoE
2 7 (58.33%) SNMP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) Redmine
3 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 4 (33.33%) CodeSonar
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) git-flow
3 4 (33.33%) Robot Framework
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Java EE
1 7 (58.33%) STL
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) Django
2 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 4 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Android
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (91.67%) User Stories
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) High Availability
4 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 5 (41.67%) Coaching
5 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) API Design
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) V-Model
7 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Korn
3 7 (58.33%) Objective-C
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (50.00%) Python
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
2 11 (91.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) NFS
1 7 (58.33%) Samba
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (58.33%) VMware NSX
2 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) Nagios
2 7 (58.33%) vCenter Server
3 4 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) EMC
1 7 (58.33%) NetApp
1 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft