Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 208 210
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2 +59
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 3 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.083% 0.25% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 1.26% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 27
Leeds median annual salary £75,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.29% +11.11% -11.27%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +87.50% +26.98% -12.50%

SSCP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 574 956 1,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.86% 19.60% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 451 777 1,070
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,950 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SSCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SSCP in Leeds

SSCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSCP in Leeds.

Salary trend for SSCP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing SSCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

SSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Engineering Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+