The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank - 104 -
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,377 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +106.11%
Security+ Certification
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
264 484 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.61% 30.46% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 176 319 250
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in Edinburgh