The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 235 227 222
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 19 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.052% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 0.22% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1722 1350 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.60% 23.19% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1020 1173
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SSCP
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -15 19 £30,000 +33.33% 1
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) Information Security
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 16 (80.00%) McAfee
3 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (80.00%) Symantec
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (65.00%) Legal
4 13 (65.00%) CCNA
4 13 (65.00%) CCSA
5 9 (45.00%) Security+ Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) SIEM
7 6 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) CISSP
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) MCP
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) CEH
9 4 (20.00%) GCIH
10 3 (15.00%) GCIA
10 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (15.00%) Juniper

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
4 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (65.00%) Legal
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Analyst
1 20 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Information Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) SIEM
3 6 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CCNA
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (65.00%) CCSA
2 9 (45.00%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (25.00%) CISSP
4 5 (25.00%) MCP
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) GCIH
5 4 (20.00%) CEH
5 4 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (15.00%) GCIA
7 2 (10.00%) GIAC
7 2 (10.00%) MCSE
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (80.00%) Symantec
2 16 (80.00%) McAfee
3 3 (15.00%) Websense
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
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