The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 110 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.072% 0.089% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.43% +17.22%
SSCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
288 269 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.70% 24.04% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 178 187 136
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £29,200 £26,696
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) CAPM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) CGEIT
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) ISACA
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CAPM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CGEIT
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001