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 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 197 231 266
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +35
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 27 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.52% 0.26% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 1.09% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 4
Median salary £31,250 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1144 1471 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.14% 24.35% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1130 1356
Median salary £39,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing SSCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

SSCP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SSCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the 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
West Yorkshire +34 23 £30,000 -40.00%
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 34 (91.89%) Firewall
2 32 (86.49%) CISSP
2 32 (86.49%) CISA
3 29 (78.38%) CISM
3 29 (78.38%) Security+ Certification
3 29 (78.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (78.38%) CompTIA Security+
4 25 (67.57%) Information Security
5 21 (56.76%) ITIL
6 19 (51.35%) PCI DSS
7 18 (48.65%) Degree
8 17 (45.95%) CEH
9 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
10 10 (27.03%) CISMP
11 9 (24.32%) IT Governance
11 9 (24.32%) SANS
11 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (16.22%) CSSLP
12 6 (16.22%) GIAC
13 5 (13.51%) CCNA
13 5 (13.51%) Windows
13 5 (13.51%) Linux
13 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
13 5 (13.51%) SLA
13 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (13.51%) SIEM
14 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
14 4 (10.81%) Internet
15 3 (8.11%) Intel Security

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (91.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) Internet
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Analyst
1 22 (59.46%) Security Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) IT Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) IT Security Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Security Engineer
3 14 (37.84%) IT Analyst
3 14 (37.84%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) ArcSight Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) CISSP Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Security Officer
4 3 (8.11%) Security Officer
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Information Security
2 21 (56.76%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) IT Governance
3 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.51%) SIEM
5 3 (8.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) CISA
1 32 (86.49%) CISSP
2 29 (78.38%) CISM
2 29 (78.38%) CompTIA Security+
2 29 (78.38%) Security+ Certification
3 18 (48.65%) Degree
4 17 (45.95%) CEH
5 10 (27.03%) CISMP
6 9 (24.32%) SANS
7 6 (16.22%) CSSLP
7 6 (16.22%) GIAC
8 5 (13.51%) CCNA
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (78.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (51.35%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco
1 3 (8.11%) Forcepoint
1 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Qualys
1 3 (8.11%) Tripwire