Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SSCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (ISC2 SSCP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 294 292
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 +68
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 8 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 1.00% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 33
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -9.72%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £21,550
90th Percentile £80,500 £49,590 £41,200
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -21.74%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,395 1,792 2,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.48% 18.41% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,465 2,067
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,001
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55% +0.00%

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSCP in Yorkshire

SSCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SSCP in Yorkshire

SSCP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSCP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SSCP in Yorkshire

SSCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSCP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 5 £75,000 +87.50% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
SSCP
England

For the 6 months to 10 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
2 7 (87.50%) CEH
3 6 (75.00%) Information Security
4 5 (62.50%) CISM
5 4 (50.00%) GIAC
5 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (50.00%) SANS
6 3 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (37.50%) SaaS
6 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
6 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 3 (37.50%) CSSLP
6 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) Legal
7 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 2 (25.00%) Big Data
7 2 (25.00%) Coaching
7 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
8 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring

SSCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (37.50%) Security Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Engineering Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) CEH
3 5 (62.50%) CISM
4 4 (50.00%) GIAC
4 4 (50.00%) SANS
5 3 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (37.50%) CSSLP
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS