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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 209 - 187
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.079% - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £42,000 - £21,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 - £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 - £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,750 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +12.83%
SSCP
Yorkshire

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
1184 877 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.48% 23.75% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 906 706 678
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSCP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 2 - -
Wakefield - 1 £47,500 -
Bradford - 1 £36,500 -
SSCP
Yorkshire

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) SIEM
4 8 (57.14%) Problem Management
5 7 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
7 5 (35.71%) CISSP
8 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (28.57%) CCNA
8 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 4 (28.57%) Symantec
8 4 (28.57%) McAfee
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) Legal
8 4 (28.57%) CCSA
9 2 (14.29%) CESG
9 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (14.29%) CISM

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Security Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Information Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CESG
1 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (14.29%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) SIEM
2 8 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 7 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security+ Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) MCSE
5 5 (35.71%) CISSP
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) CCSA
7 2 (14.29%) CISM
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) CEH
8 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (7.14%) GCIA
8 1 (7.14%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 4 (28.57%) Symantec
2 4 (28.57%) McAfee
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco