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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 301 - 327
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% - 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £46,000 - £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £32,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -37.50%
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
2482 3137 2852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.94% 24.79% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 2622 2501
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (81.82%) Information Security
1 9 (81.82%) Identity Management
1 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
1 9 (81.82%) SSCP
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) GSEC
1 9 (81.82%) Cryptography
1 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 8 (72.73%) Cyber Security
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) CEH
5 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) GCIH
5 1 (9.09%) GCWN
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
5 1 (9.09%) GCED
5 1 (9.09%) Password Management
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) GCIA
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Cryptography
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) Identity Management
1 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Cyber Security
3 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Password Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SSCP
1 9 (81.82%) GSEC
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CEH
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) GCIA
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) GCED
4 1 (9.09%) GCIH
4 1 (9.09%) GCWN
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago