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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 252 - 259
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.047% - 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +7.89%
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
1434 1690 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.52% 25.31% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1294 1345
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

SSCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 3 £40,000 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing SSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (20.00%) GCIH
5 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) HP