The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £47,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.85% -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3029 2991 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.75% 25.07% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2569 2582 2848
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,400 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security+ Certification
London

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Security+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security+ Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Nessus
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 5 (55.56%) WSUS
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
4 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) CISM
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) PKI
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Security+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Information Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) SSCP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PMP
5 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (22.22%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nessus
1 5 (55.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Q1 Labs