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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / London
Rank 557 601 653
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +52
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 33 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.094% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.36% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 9
Median salary £50,000 £82,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +82.69%

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
7976 10536 10773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.57% 25.97% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6471 8822 8780
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Security+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf - 12 £60,000 -
City of London - 3 £43,500 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 50 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 34 (68.00%) Firewall
3 28 (56.00%) ITIL
4 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
7 21 (42.00%) CISM
7 21 (42.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 21 (42.00%) Degree
8 19 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (34.00%) CISSP
9 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (34.00%) Windows
10 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (32.00%) ArcSight
11 15 (30.00%) SIEM
11 15 (30.00%) Information Management
11 15 (30.00%) Qualys
11 15 (30.00%) CCNP
12 13 (26.00%) Cisco
12 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
12 13 (26.00%) PCI DSS
13 12 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (24.00%) SANS
14 11 (22.00%) Splunk
14 11 (22.00%) Palo Alto
14 11 (22.00%) Web Filtering
14 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (22.00%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (22.00%) Active Directory

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (16.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (68.00%) Firewall
2 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.00%) Network Security
4 8 (16.00%) VPN
5 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) Internet
7 1 (2.00%) Intranet
7 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Games
3 3 (6.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Analyst
2 30 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 19 (38.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 19 (38.00%) Security Engineer
3 19 (38.00%) SOC Analyst
4 17 (34.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 15 (30.00%) SOC Engineer
6 11 (22.00%) IT Analyst
6 11 (22.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Technical Support
7 7 (14.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Firewall Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Head of Information
8 4 (8.00%) Head of Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) Head of Security
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security Specialist
8 4 (8.00%) Information Specialist
8 4 (8.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
2 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) ITIL
2 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (42.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (30.00%) Information Management
5 15 (30.00%) SIEM
6 12 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (22.00%) Business Continuity
7 11 (22.00%) Information Security
7 11 (22.00%) Web Filtering
8 10 (20.00%) Patch Management
9 9 (18.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (16.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 8 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
10 8 (16.00%) Security Patching
10 8 (16.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 6 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
12 5 (10.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 21 (42.00%) CISM
2 21 (42.00%) Degree
3 19 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (34.00%) CISSP
5 15 (30.00%) CCNP
6 12 (24.00%) SANS
7 11 (22.00%) CEH
7 11 (22.00%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (16.00%) CISA
8 8 (16.00%) GIAC
9 6 (12.00%) GSEC
10 5 (10.00%) GCIA
10 5 (10.00%) MCP
10 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (8.00%) CCNA
11 4 (8.00%) CSSLP
11 4 (8.00%) GPEN
11 4 (8.00%) SSCP
12 3 (6.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) COBIT
3 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (18.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) RSA Archer
3 1 (2.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (32.00%) ArcSight
4 15 (30.00%) Qualys
5 13 (26.00%) Cisco
6 11 (22.00%) Palo Alto
6 11 (22.00%) Splunk
6 11 (22.00%) VMware
7 8 (16.00%) Sophos
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago