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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 596 648 680
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 24 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.12% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 1
Median salary £58,000 £50,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -18.69%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £39,421 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+39.52% +19.45%
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
9453 11213 12230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.99% 25.22% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7939 9120 9811
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 £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +58 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £30,000 -
Bromley - 1 £57,500 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 34 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 24 (70.59%) CISSP
3 18 (52.94%) Firewall
4 17 (50.00%) CISM
5 15 (44.12%) SIEM
6 14 (41.18%) Windows
6 14 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (38.24%) Information Security
8 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (35.29%) CCNA
8 12 (35.29%) VPN
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (29.41%) CEH
10 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (23.53%) SSCP
11 8 (23.53%) CISA
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) Unix
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco
11 8 (23.53%) CCNP
11 8 (23.53%) COBIT
12 7 (20.59%) Network Security
12 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
12 7 (20.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (20.59%) DDoS Mitigation
12 7 (20.59%) Security Operations
12 7 (20.59%) Palo Alto
12 7 (20.59%) Migration

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 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) VPN
3 7 (20.59%) Network Security
4 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (11.76%) Internet
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) WAN
7 2 (5.88%) DNS
7 2 (5.88%) FWSM
7 2 (5.88%) Multicast
7 2 (5.88%) tcpdump
7 2 (5.88%) Wireless
7 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.94%) FCoE
8 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.94%) IPsec
8 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (14.71%) Banking
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Security Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Security Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Security Officer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Risk Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.82%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (8.82%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (8.82%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Service Security Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.88%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) SIEM
2 14 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Information Security
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 11 (32.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (20.59%) DDoS Mitigation
6 7 (20.59%) Migration
6 7 (20.59%) Security Operations
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (11.76%) Web Filtering
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) IT Audit
9 3 (8.82%) OWASP
9 3 (8.82%) SDLC
9 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Perl
1 6 (17.65%) Ruby
2 5 (14.71%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Korn
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 24 (70.59%) CISSP
3 17 (50.00%) CISM
4 12 (35.29%) CCNA
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (29.41%) CEH
6 8 (23.53%) CCNP
6 8 (23.53%) CISA
6 8 (23.53%) SSCP
7 7 (20.59%) CCIP
8 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) MCSE
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (14.71%) CISMP
10 4 (11.76%) GIAC
10 4 (11.76%) GSEC
10 4 (11.76%) MCITP
11 3 (8.82%) ISSAP
11 3 (8.82%) ISSEP
11 3 (8.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (23.53%) COBIT
3 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) Samba
3 1 (2.94%) Snort
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (5.88%) Juniper STRM
1 2 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) EnCase
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Nmap
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) Palo Alto
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) Juniper
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
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