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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 628 645 699
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +54
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 17 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.036% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.14% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 1
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
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
9694 11372 12788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.23% 25.74% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8151 9269 10295
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,858 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +53 1 £65,000 +41.30%
Bromley - 1 £57,500 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 42 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 33 (78.57%) CISSP
3 25 (59.52%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (52.38%) Firewall
5 20 (47.62%) Windows
6 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (40.48%) SIEM
8 16 (38.10%) CEH
9 15 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (35.71%) Unix
10 14 (33.33%) ITIL
11 13 (30.95%) SQL
11 13 (30.95%) Network Security
12 12 (28.57%) Ruby
12 12 (28.57%) Perl
12 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (28.57%) CCNA
12 12 (28.57%) CISA
12 12 (28.57%) CISM
13 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
13 11 (26.19%) Linux
13 11 (26.19%) Ethical Hacking
13 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
14 10 (23.81%) SANS
14 10 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (23.81%) Information Security
15 9 (21.43%) Nessus
15 9 (21.43%) Wireshark
15 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (21.43%) tcpdump

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 (2.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) Network Security
3 9 (21.43%) tcpdump
3 9 (21.43%) Wireshark
4 8 (19.05%) IPsec
4 8 (19.05%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (19.05%) VPN
5 7 (16.67%) DNS
6 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.14%) LAN
8 3 (7.14%) WAN
9 2 (4.76%) FWSM
9 2 (4.76%) Internet
9 2 (4.76%) Multicast
9 2 (4.76%) Wireless
10 1 (2.38%) DHCP
10 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (16.67%) Law
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Security Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Security Manager
4 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 8 (19.05%) Product Manager
5 8 (19.05%) Security Product Manager
6 7 (16.67%) Security Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Software Product Manager
8 4 (9.52%) Consultant
8 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
8 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Risk Manager
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
9 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Java EE
1 1 (2.38%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
2 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (19.05%) PKI
4 6 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (11.90%) User Experience
6 2 (4.76%) Video on Demand
7 1 (2.38%) CESG
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Cybercrime
7 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
7 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.05%) FreeBSD
4 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Solaris
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (40.48%) SIEM
3 15 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (33.33%) ITIL
5 11 (26.19%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (23.81%) Information Security
6 10 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.05%) Product Management
7 8 (19.05%) Use Case
7 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (16.67%) Security Operations
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
9 6 (14.29%) Migration
9 6 (14.29%) Open Source
9 6 (14.29%) OSINT
9 6 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) Perl
2 12 (28.57%) Ruby
3 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 33 (78.57%) CISSP
3 16 (38.10%) CEH
4 12 (28.57%) CCNA
4 12 (28.57%) CISA
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (28.57%) CISM
5 10 (23.81%) SANS
6 8 (19.05%) GCIH
7 7 (16.67%) CCNP
7 7 (16.67%) SSCP
8 6 (14.29%) CCIP
8 6 (14.29%) MCSE
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (11.90%) CISMP
10 4 (9.52%) GSEC
10 4 (9.52%) MCITP
11 3 (7.14%) Degree
11 3 (7.14%) MCDST
12 2 (4.76%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Snort
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Nessus
2 8 (19.05%) EnCase
2 8 (19.05%) Nmap
3 2 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.76%) Juniper STRM
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 6 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Juniper
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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