Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 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
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 278 299
Rank change year-on-year +20 +21 +17
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 13 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.071% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.41% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,500 £64,000 £45,105
England median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.57% -12.38% +11.70%

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 1,444 1,473 1,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.39% 17.49% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,065 1,161 1,521
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 2019. 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 +37 12 £45,000 -25.00%
North Yorkshire -21 1 - -
SSCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (92.31%) CISA
3 10 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (69.23%) SANS
4 9 (69.23%) CISM
4 9 (69.23%) ITIL
5 8 (61.54%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (61.54%) Proactive Monitoring
5 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (53.85%) SIEM
6 7 (53.85%) CISSP
6 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (46.15%) LAN
7 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (46.15%) Network Security
7 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
7 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (46.15%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (46.15%) NIST
7 6 (46.15%) Coaching
7 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
9 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
9 3 (23.08%) Security Management
9 3 (23.08%) Wireless
9 3 (23.08%) QiCA

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 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Engineering Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (53.85%) SIEM
5 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (46.15%) Coaching
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
6 6 (46.15%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
8 3 (23.08%) Compliance Audit
8 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
8 3 (23.08%) ISMS
8 3 (23.08%) Security Management
8 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Service Management
8 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CISA
2 9 (69.23%) CISM
2 9 (69.23%) SANS
3 8 (61.54%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (53.85%) CISSP
5 3 (23.08%) CEH
5 3 (23.08%) CSSLP
5 3 (23.08%) GIAC
5 3 (23.08%) QiCA
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (7.69%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) NIST
2 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco