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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 223 - 246
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.074% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £51,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,325 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +29.50%
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
1347 1624 1578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.65% 26.59% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1276 1209
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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
Manchester - 1 £51,500 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC