Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 226 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 - +260
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 12 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.25% 0.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 0
Leeds median annual salary £77,500 £44,031 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.01% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £75,000 £44,031 £50,000
% change year-on-year +70.33% -11.94% +108.33%

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 671 1,023 1,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.23% 20.21% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 546 809 1,119
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.02%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £24,950
90th Percentile £64,375 £60,000 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSCP in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SSCP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) CEH
1 12 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 12 (100.00%) SANS
1 12 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 9 (75.00%) Secure Coding
3 8 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) Business Development
3 8 (66.67%) Information Security
4 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (58.33%) Security Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Data Governance
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (41.67%) Big Data
5 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (41.67%) Legal
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Validation
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
General
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Architect
1 12 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 4 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Secure Coding
2 8 (66.67%) Business Development
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (58.33%) Security Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Data Governance
4 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CEH
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 12 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
1 12 (100.00%) SANS
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR