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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 165 178 148
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.088% 0.030% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.15% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £24,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-15.90% +18.91%
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
840 688 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.76% 20.77% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 737 532 467
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 29 January 2015.

SSCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
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%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) CLAS Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Information 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%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + shift allowance + full benefits
Posted: 14 days ago