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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 643 651 677
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 9 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.043% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.084% 0.16% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 7
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £55,000 £101,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £33,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.46%
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
10669 11712 12656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.36% 26.25% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8889 9605 10272
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Harrow - 2 - -
City of London +34 1 £65,000 +41.30%
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 49 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 44 (89.80%) CISSP
3 39 (79.59%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (59.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (46.94%) CISA
5 23 (46.94%) Firewall
6 21 (42.86%) Product Management
7 20 (40.82%) Windows
8 18 (36.73%) CEH
8 18 (36.73%) SIEM
9 17 (34.69%) Ethical Hacking
9 17 (34.69%) Linux
10 16 (32.65%) IPsec
10 16 (32.65%) Unix
10 16 (32.65%) Marketing
10 16 (32.65%) Use Case
10 16 (32.65%) Network Security
10 16 (32.65%) Product Marketing
11 15 (30.61%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (28.57%) Wireshark
12 14 (28.57%) tcpdump
12 14 (28.57%) ITIL
12 14 (28.57%) SQL
12 14 (28.57%) Management Information System
12 14 (28.57%) SANS
13 13 (26.53%) Cyberthreat
13 13 (26.53%) Presales
13 13 (26.53%) User Experience
13 13 (26.53%) Vulnerability Management
13 13 (26.53%) Validation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) Firewall
2 16 (32.65%) IPsec
2 16 (32.65%) Network Security
3 14 (28.57%) tcpdump
3 14 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 12 (24.49%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (14.29%) DNS
5 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.24%) VPN
7 5 (10.20%) LAN
7 5 (10.20%) WAN
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.08%) FWSM
9 2 (4.08%) Internet
9 2 (4.08%) Multicast
9 2 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
1 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (32.65%) Marketing
2 9 (18.37%) Law
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Security Manager
2 21 (42.86%) Product Manager
2 21 (42.86%) Security Product Manager
3 18 (36.73%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 17 (34.69%) Analyst
5 14 (28.57%) Security Analyst
6 13 (26.53%) Software Product Manager
7 12 (24.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Product Owner
9 5 (10.20%) SIEM Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) CISSP Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) CISSP Manager
10 4 (8.16%) Consultant
10 4 (8.16%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (8.16%) Security Consultant
10 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 2 (4.08%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Java EE
1 2 (4.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 13 (26.53%) Cyberthreat
2 13 (26.53%) User Experience
3 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (24.49%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.08%) Cybercrime
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.04%) CESG
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 16 (32.65%) Unix
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.45%) FreeBSD
5 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (22.45%) Solaris
5 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Android
6 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (42.86%) Product Management
3 18 (36.73%) SIEM
4 17 (34.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (32.65%) Product Marketing
5 16 (32.65%) Use Case
6 15 (30.61%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (28.57%) ITIL
8 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.53%) Presales
8 13 (26.53%) Validation
8 13 (26.53%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (24.49%) Identity Access Management
9 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.29%) Information Security
10 7 (14.29%) Open Source
10 7 (14.29%) OSINT
10 7 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
12 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Perl
2 12 (24.49%) Ruby
3 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
3 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) C
4 2 (4.08%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) C++
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 44 (89.80%) CISSP
3 23 (46.94%) CISA
4 18 (36.73%) CEH
5 14 (28.57%) SANS
6 12 (24.49%) GCIH
7 10 (20.41%) CCNA
7 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (12.24%) CCNP
9 5 (10.20%) CISM
9 5 (10.20%) MCSE
9 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (10.20%) SSCP
10 3 (6.12%) CCIP
10 3 (6.12%) CCSA
10 3 (6.12%) CCSE
10 3 (6.12%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (6.12%) Linux+ Certification
10 3 (6.12%) MCITP
10 3 (6.12%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (59.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Snort
2 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) Nessus
2 11 (22.45%) EnCase
2 11 (22.45%) Nmap
3 2 (4.08%) Juniper STRM
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Juniper
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
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