The first table below looks at the demand for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 110 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.069% 0.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 1.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.18% +14.44%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
257 247 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.66% 22.81% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 178 125 182
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,903 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSCP
Scotland

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SSCP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Glasgow

SSCP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SSCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSCP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SSCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001