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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / London
Rank 549 595 621
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +26
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 27 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 23
Median salary £47,500 £77,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.70% +80.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
- +83.48%

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
7875 10744 10645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.84% 26.43% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 8912 8676
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 - 11 £45,000 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 31 (62.00%) Firewall
3 25 (50.00%) CISSP
4 24 (48.00%) ITIL
4 24 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (46.00%) CISM
6 18 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.00%) Degree
6 18 (36.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 16 (32.00%) Windows
8 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 14 (28.00%) CCNP
9 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
10 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (26.00%) SIEM
10 13 (26.00%) Cisco
10 13 (26.00%) Information Security
10 13 (26.00%) SANS
11 12 (24.00%) CEH
12 11 (22.00%) Information Management
12 11 (22.00%) ArcSight
12 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (22.00%) Qualys
12 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
13 10 (20.00%) GIAC
13 10 (20.00%) CISA
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (18.00%) VPN
14 9 (18.00%) Unix

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 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (62.00%) Firewall
2 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.00%) Network Security
3 9 (18.00%) VPN
4 5 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.00%) BGP
6 2 (4.00%) Internet
6 2 (4.00%) IPsec
6 2 (4.00%) MPLS
6 2 (4.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.00%) Intranet
7 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Big Data
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (8.00%) Games
5 3 (6.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Analyst
2 24 (48.00%) Security Analyst
3 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 16 (32.00%) SOC Analyst
4 14 (28.00%) Security Engineer
5 12 (24.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 11 (22.00%) SOC Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) IT Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) Technical Support
8 6 (12.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Firewall Analyst
9 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
10 4 (8.00%) Head of Engineering
10 4 (8.00%) Head of Information
10 4 (8.00%) Head of Security
10 4 (8.00%) Information Security Specialist
10 4 (8.00%) Senior Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Unix
3 5 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.00%) Linux
5 3 (6.00%) AIX
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
1 24 (48.00%) ITIL
2 18 (36.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 13 (26.00%) Information Security
3 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (26.00%) SIEM
4 11 (22.00%) Information Management
5 8 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (16.00%) Web Filtering
6 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (14.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (14.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (10.00%) Coaching
8 5 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Security Patching
8 5 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 25 (50.00%) CISSP
3 23 (46.00%) CISM
4 18 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (36.00%) Degree
5 14 (28.00%) CCNP
6 13 (26.00%) SANS
7 12 (24.00%) CEH
8 10 (20.00%) CISA
8 10 (20.00%) GIAC
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (14.00%) CCNA
10 7 (14.00%) GSEC
10 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (10.00%) GCIA
11 5 (10.00%) GPEN
11 5 (10.00%) MCP
12 4 (8.00%) CISMP
12 4 (8.00%) CSSLP
12 4 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.00%) COBIT
4 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (26.00%) Cisco
4 11 (22.00%) ArcSight
4 11 (22.00%) Qualys
5 7 (14.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (14.00%) Splunk
5 7 (14.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) Sophos
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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