Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 144 116
Rank change year-on-year +42 -28 +21
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 27 2 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.63% 0.12% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.18% 0.36% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 22
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% -21.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £34,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -27.27% -8.33%

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 646 555 1,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.96% 34.30% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 487 409 738
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,900 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SSCP in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (92.59%) CCNA
2 25 (92.59%) C
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) MCSE
2 25 (92.59%) Network+ Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Linux+ Certification
2 25 (92.59%) GIAC
2 25 (92.59%) DV Cleared
2 25 (92.59%) Security Cleared
2 25 (92.59%) SANS
2 25 (92.59%) CompTIA Security+
3 24 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
4 22 (81.48%) Windows
4 22 (81.48%) User Stories
4 22 (81.48%) Bash Shell
4 22 (81.48%) Puppet
5 21 (77.78%) JIRA
5 21 (77.78%) TCP/IP
5 21 (77.78%) Firewall
6 16 (59.26%) Python
6 16 (59.26%) Test Automation
7 15 (55.56%) Reverse Engineering
7 15 (55.56%) Java EE
7 15 (55.56%) Multithreading
7 15 (55.56%) STL
7 15 (55.56%) C#

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 12 (44.44%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Firewall
1 21 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 12 (44.44%) HTTP
2 12 (44.44%) SSL
3 9 (33.33%) FCoE
3 9 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Big Data
2 12 (44.44%) Apache Hive
2 12 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 12 (44.44%) MySQL
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) JIRA
2 12 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (44.44%) Bitbucket
2 12 (44.44%) CodeSonar
2 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 12 (44.44%) git-flow
2 12 (44.44%) Robot Framework
2 12 (44.44%) Selenium
3 9 (33.33%) Redmine
General
1 12 (44.44%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) C# Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Software Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Auditor
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Auditor
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Java EE
1 15 (55.56%) STL
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 12 (44.44%) Django
2 12 (44.44%) LAMP
2 12 (44.44%) Node.js
2 12 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (44.44%) REST
2 12 (44.44%) SOAP
2 12 (44.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Android
3 12 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 12 (44.44%) Mac OS X
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Fedora
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
1 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) User Stories
3 16 (59.26%) Test Automation
4 15 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
4 15 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 15 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (55.56%) Reverse Engineering
5 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) API Design
6 12 (44.44%) Coaching
6 12 (44.44%) Kanban
6 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 12 (44.44%) Scrum
7 10 (37.04%) High Availability
7 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
9 2 (7.41%) Information Security
9 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C
2 22 (81.48%) Bash Shell
3 16 (59.26%) Python
4 15 (55.56%) C#
4 15 (55.56%) C++
4 15 (55.56%) Java
4 15 (55.56%) Objective-C
5 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
6 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 12 (44.44%) PHP
7 9 (33.33%) Korn
8 3 (11.11%) Perl
8 3 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (92.59%) CCNA
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) CompTIA Security+
2 25 (92.59%) DV Cleared
2 25 (92.59%) GIAC
2 25 (92.59%) Linux+ Certification
2 25 (92.59%) MCSE
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Network+ Certification
2 25 (92.59%) SANS
2 25 (92.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CEH
3 2 (7.41%) CISA
3 2 (7.41%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Docker
2 12 (44.44%) vSphere
3 10 (37.04%) NFS
3 10 (37.04%) Samba
3 10 (37.04%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (33.33%) VMware NSX
5 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (81.48%) Puppet
2 12 (44.44%) Salt
3 10 (37.04%) Ansible
3 10 (37.04%) Nagios
3 10 (37.04%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) OpenNMS
4 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) EMC
2 10 (37.04%) NetApp
2 10 (37.04%) SolarWinds
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat