The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the 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 620 651 599
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -52
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 13 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.016% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -19.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £39,900 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £59,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £32,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -37.50%
Security+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 London

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

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in London

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security+ Certification Salary Histogram in London

Security+ Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 7 £46,000 - 2
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 16 (61.54%) CISSP
3 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (46.15%) Network Security
5 12 (46.15%) SSCP
5 12 (46.15%) CISM
5 12 (46.15%) Identity Management
5 12 (46.15%) GSEC
6 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (42.31%) Business Continuity
6 11 (42.31%) Cryptography
7 10 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (38.46%) Firewall
8 8 (30.77%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
9 6 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) MCSA
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
11 4 (15.38%) Wireless
11 4 (15.38%) GCIA
11 4 (15.38%) GCIH
11 4 (15.38%) GCWN

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 12 (46.15%) Network Security
2 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless Security
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Security Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Information Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Cryptography
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 15 (57.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (46.15%) Identity Management
5 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (42.31%) Business Continuity
6 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
7 6 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) Password Management
8 4 (15.38%) Information Management
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
10 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
10 2 (7.69%) Security Management
10 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) SSCP
2 12 (46.15%) GSEC
2 12 (46.15%) CISM
3 6 (23.08%) MCSA
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (15.38%) CISA
4 4 (15.38%) GCIH
4 4 (15.38%) GCWN
4 4 (15.38%) CEH
4 4 (15.38%) GCED
4 4 (15.38%) GCIA
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago