The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank - - 256
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £45,825 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +34.77%
SSCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1367 1799 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.15% 27.31% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1380 1252
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SSCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SSCP Salary Trend in the North West