The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 177 174 150
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.090% 0.062% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.30% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -51.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £24,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -25.55%
SSCP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
860 656 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.73% 20.22% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 758 489 482
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SSCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Leeds

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SSCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) RMADS
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
1 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (40.00%) RMADS
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago