The table below looks at the statistics for SSCP in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSCP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 238 257 259
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.056% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,450 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -19.18%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1529 1602 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.06% 22.51% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1365 1179
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SSCP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SSCP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSCP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SSCP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SSCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
West Yorkshire +19 13 £50,000 +66.66%
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 14 (73.68%) CISSP
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) Legal
4 10 (52.63%) Security+ Certification
4 10 (52.63%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (31.58%) CCNA
7 6 (31.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (31.58%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) Network Security
7 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Clustering
9 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (21.05%) Change Management
9 4 (21.05%) MCP
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
9 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (21.05%) IT Audit
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
11 2 (10.53%) Office 365
11 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) IT Manager
1 10 (52.63%) IT Risk Manager
1 10 (52.63%) IT Security Manager
1 10 (52.63%) Risk Manager
1 10 (52.63%) Security Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) CISSP Manager
4 5 (26.32%) Information Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Information Manager
5 4 (21.05%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) IT Audit
4 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Email Filtering
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (10.53%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CISSP
2 10 (52.63%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (52.63%) Security+ Certification
3 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) MCP
5 2 (10.53%) CISA
5 2 (10.53%) CISM
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft