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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank 243 220 220
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 17 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.052% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.23% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 15 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 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +4.44%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1722 1311 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.52% 22.83% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 996 1202
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 18 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 18 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 -16 17 £30,000 +33.33% 2
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
1 16 (84.21%) Symantec
1 16 (84.21%) McAfee
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Information Security
3 13 (68.42%) CCSA
3 13 (68.42%) CCNA
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (68.42%) Legal
4 8 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (31.58%) SIEM
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) CEH
6 5 (26.32%) GCIH
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) MCP
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) CISSP
7 4 (21.05%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
8 3 (15.79%) GCIA
8 3 (15.79%) Juniper
8 3 (15.79%) Websense
8 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (68.42%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Analyst
1 19 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 13 (68.42%) Information Analyst
2 13 (68.42%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) SIEM
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCSA
1 13 (68.42%) CCNA
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Security+ Certification
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) CEH
4 5 (26.32%) GCIH
4 5 (26.32%) MCP
5 4 (21.05%) CISSP
5 4 (21.05%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (15.79%) GCIA
7 2 (10.53%) GIAC
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
1 16 (84.21%) Symantec
1 16 (84.21%) McAfee
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Juniper
2 3 (15.79%) Websense
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
3 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
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