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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
Rank - 248 214
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.48% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
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
1613 1679 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.71% 23.43% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1365 1108
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SSCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared