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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +37.50%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
277 285 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.41% 22.46% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 178 192 171
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) ISACA
3 1 (33.33%) CAPM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) ISACA
3 1 (33.33%) CAPM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001