The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 245 306 -
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.048% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £39,421 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+39.52% +19.45%
Security+ Certification
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1402 2499 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 22.34% 23.85% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 2130 2521
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Security+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the City of London region.

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in the City of London

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Security+ Certification Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT 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 job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) CASP
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (75.00%) ISSEP
2 3 (75.00%) ISSMP
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Services Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Service Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (75.00%) CASP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (75.00%) ISSEP
2 3 (75.00%) ISSMP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) VMware