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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
Rank 149 - 188
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.50% - 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Median salary £44,031 - £20,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 562 732 865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.65% 22.18% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 477 565 688
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SSCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSCP in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SSCP in Leeds

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 32 (86.49%) CISSP
1 32 (86.49%) CISA
1 32 (86.49%) CISM
1 32 (86.49%) Security+ Certification
1 32 (86.49%) CompTIA Security+
2 31 (83.78%) Firewall
3 26 (70.27%) Information Security
3 26 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (56.76%) ITIL
5 15 (40.54%) Degree
6 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
6 13 (35.14%) CISMP
6 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
7 11 (29.73%) Finance
7 11 (29.73%) CEH
8 10 (27.03%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) Windows
9 8 (21.62%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (21.62%) CCNA
10 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (16.22%) CSSLP
11 6 (16.22%) SANS
11 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
11 6 (16.22%) GIAC
12 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.51%) SLA
12 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (13.51%) SIEM
13 4 (10.81%) Legal

SSCP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) Internet
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
1 18 (48.65%) Security Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) IT Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) IT Security Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) IT Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) IT Security Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Security Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Security Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Governance Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Manager
6 3 (8.11%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Security Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Business Information Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Information Security
2 21 (56.76%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (13.51%) SIEM
6 4 (10.81%) IT Governance
7 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) Data Security
7 3 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Time Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.41%) People Management
8 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.70%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) CISA
1 32 (86.49%) CISM
1 32 (86.49%) CISSP
1 32 (86.49%) CompTIA Security+
1 32 (86.49%) Security+ Certification
2 15 (40.54%) Degree
3 13 (35.14%) CISMP
4 11 (29.73%) CEH
5 8 (21.62%) CCNA
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (16.22%) CSSLP
6 6 (16.22%) GIAC
6 6 (16.22%) SANS
7 3 (8.11%) CCDA
7 3 (8.11%) CREST Certified
8 2 (5.41%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco