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 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 219 252 271
Rank change year-on-year +33 +19  
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.092% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 0.39% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Median salary £44,031 £50,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.93% +143.90%  
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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1085 1542 1672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.23% 23.72% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1233 1354
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SSCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +39 13 £44,031 -11.93%
SSCP
England

SSCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSCP.

1 36 (87.80%) CISSP
1 36 (87.80%) CISA
2 35 (85.37%) CISM
3 34 (82.93%) Firewall
4 32 (78.05%) Security+ Certification
4 32 (78.05%) CompTIA Security+
5 30 (73.17%) Information Security
6 27 (65.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (51.22%) ITIL
8 18 (43.90%) Degree
9 15 (36.59%) CEH
10 14 (34.15%) PCI DSS
10 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
11 13 (31.71%) CISMP
12 12 (29.27%) Finance
13 10 (24.39%) Internet
14 9 (21.95%) SANS
14 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
15 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (19.51%) Windows
15 8 (19.51%) Linux
15 8 (19.51%) CCNA
16 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Management
17 6 (14.63%) Cisco
17 6 (14.63%) GIAC
17 6 (14.63%) CSSLP
18 5 (12.20%) SIEM
18 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
18 5 (12.20%) SLA
18 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter

SSCP
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) Internet
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Security Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) IT Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) IT Security Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) IT Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) IT Security Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Security Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Governance Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Manager
6 3 (7.32%) ArcSight Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) CISSP Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Information Security
2 21 (51.22%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (12.20%) Security Operations
5 5 (12.20%) SIEM
6 4 (9.76%) IT Governance
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (7.32%) Data Security
7 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.32%) Service Management
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.88%) People Management
9 1 (2.44%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) CISA
1 36 (87.80%) CISSP
2 35 (85.37%) CISM
3 32 (78.05%) CompTIA Security+
3 32 (78.05%) Security+ Certification
4 18 (43.90%) Degree
5 15 (36.59%) CEH
6 13 (31.71%) CISMP
7 9 (21.95%) SANS
8 8 (19.51%) CCNA
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (14.63%) CSSLP
9 6 (14.63%) GIAC
10 3 (7.32%) CCDA
10 3 (7.32%) CREST Certified
11 2 (4.88%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (65.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (34.15%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
2 3 (7.32%) Forcepoint
2 3 (7.32%) Intel Security
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Qualys
2 3 (7.32%) Tripwire