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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 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 Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £27,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+31.48% -22.85%
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
395 329 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.12% 23.48% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 243 207 223
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £26,524
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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