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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 247 245 218
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.086% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.38% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +10.00%
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
1807 1586 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.72% 22.65% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1259 931
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 2 March 2015. 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 -9 2 £30,000 -
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) GCIH
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) GCIH
1 2 (50.00%) CEH
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee