Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 227 237
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 +32
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 3 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.072% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 1.00% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Leeds median annual salary £77,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +121.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £73,750 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,000 £35,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £77,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +121.43% +7.69% -7.14%

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 644 1,003 1,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.56% 20.36% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 515 780 1,066
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £24,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data

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 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (66.67%) IT Architect
2 2 (66.67%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
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%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree