Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 307 330
Rank change year-on-year +26 +23 +51
Permanent jobs citing SSCP 4 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.048% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 12
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% -4.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,625 £39,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -6.98%

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 1,398 1,850 2,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.79% 19.45% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,492 2,133
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,663 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 October 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 21 October 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £75,000 +114.29% 4
SSCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) CSSLP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal

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 (75.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (25.00%) CSSLP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS