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 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 587 647 664
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 30 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.041% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.16% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 2
Median salary £70,000 £52,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +35.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £61,000 £56,850
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,377 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +106.11%
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
8811 11126 11413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.34% 25.19% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7400 9216 9092
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
City of London +68 6 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £30,000 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 46 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 33 (71.74%) CISSP
3 25 (54.35%) CISM
4 23 (50.00%) Firewall
5 16 (34.78%) Windows
6 15 (32.61%) Information Security
6 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (30.43%) CCNA
7 14 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 13 (28.26%) CISA
9 12 (26.09%) VPN
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (26.09%) SIEM
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (21.74%) Unix
11 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
11 10 (21.74%) Cisco
11 10 (21.74%) Degree
11 10 (21.74%) COBIT
11 10 (21.74%) SANS
12 9 (19.57%) CCNP
12 9 (19.57%) GSEC
12 9 (19.57%) CEH
13 8 (17.39%) GIAC
13 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 8 (17.39%) Network Security
14 7 (15.22%) PCI DSS

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 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) VPN
3 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.39%) Network Security
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 3 (6.52%) MPLS
5 3 (6.52%) Wireless
6 2 (4.35%) BGP
6 2 (4.35%) IPsec
6 2 (4.35%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) DHCP
7 1 (2.17%) DNS
7 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.17%) Intranet
7 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (13.04%) Banking
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Risk Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Security Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Risk Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Firewall Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Security Officer
5 6 (13.04%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.70%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (8.70%) IT Security Officer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Service Security Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
1 15 (32.61%) Information Security
2 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) SIEM
4 11 (23.91%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
7 6 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Migration
7 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (10.87%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.52%) IT Audit
10 3 (6.52%) SDLC
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Perl
1 5 (10.87%) Python
1 5 (10.87%) Ruby
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 33 (71.74%) CISSP
3 25 (54.35%) CISM
4 14 (30.43%) CCNA
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (28.26%) CISA
6 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (21.74%) Degree
7 10 (21.74%) SANS
8 9 (19.57%) CCNP
8 9 (19.57%) CEH
8 9 (19.57%) GSEC
9 8 (17.39%) GIAC
10 7 (15.22%) CISMP
10 7 (15.22%) SSCP
11 6 (13.04%) CCIP
11 6 (13.04%) GCIA
11 6 (13.04%) GPEN
11 6 (13.04%) MCSE
12 4 (8.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (21.74%) COBIT
3 7 (15.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) NFS
2 1 (2.17%) Samba
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) XenApp
2 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Juniper STRM
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
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