The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
UK / England
Rank 575 610 595
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Contract jobs citing Security+ Certification 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.046% 0.020% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £463 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +88.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £245
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +88.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8689 10160 9646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.75% 21.30% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5537 6394 5594
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 401 452
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +70.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Security+ Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security+ Certification across the England region.

Security+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Security+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 4 £450 -
Security+ Certification
UK

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) RHCE
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) EPoS
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) COBIT
5 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Server+ Certification

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Governance Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) RHCE
4 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
King's Lynn, Norfolk
AAP3
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day + attractive
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King's Lynn, Norfolk
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Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day
Posted: 2 days ago