The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 161 195 210
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +15
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 23 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.66% 0.38% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% 1.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 4
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
771 954 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.99% 22.38% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 654 728 934
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SSCP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SSCP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SSCP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SSCP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SSCP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +43 23 £30,000 -15.49%
SSCP
Yorkshire

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (93.55%) Security+ Certification
2 29 (93.55%) CompTIA Security+
3 26 (83.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (83.87%) CISA
3 26 (83.87%) CISM
3 26 (83.87%) CISSP
4 21 (67.74%) ITIL
5 19 (61.29%) Information Security
6 16 (51.61%) PCI DSS
7 15 (48.39%) Degree
8 11 (35.48%) CEH
9 10 (32.26%) CISMP
9 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
10 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (29.03%) IT Governance
11 6 (19.35%) GIAC
11 6 (19.35%) CSSLP
11 6 (19.35%) SANS
12 5 (16.13%) SIEM
12 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (16.13%) Windows
12 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
12 5 (16.13%) SLA
12 5 (16.13%) CCNA
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (12.90%) Internet
14 2 (6.45%) Finance
15 1 (3.23%) Computer Science

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) Internet
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Analyst
1 19 (61.29%) Security Analyst
2 15 (48.39%) IT Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) IT Security Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) Security Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) IT Analyst
3 14 (45.16%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Junior
4 1 (3.23%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Junior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITIL
2 19 (61.29%) Information Security
3 9 (29.03%) IT Governance
3 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (16.13%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 29 (93.55%) CompTIA Security+
1 29 (93.55%) Security+ Certification
2 26 (83.87%) CISA
2 26 (83.87%) CISM
2 26 (83.87%) CISSP
3 15 (48.39%) Degree
4 11 (35.48%) CEH
5 10 (32.26%) CISMP
6 6 (19.35%) CSSLP
6 6 (19.35%) GIAC
6 6 (19.35%) SANS
7 5 (16.13%) CCNA
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (83.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (51.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.13%) SLA