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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 109 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% - 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £43,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -15.90%
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
372 300 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.21% 28.01% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 236 194 133
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) CEH
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 2 (40.00%) ISMS
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Strategic Management

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Management
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CCFP
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework