The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 142 139
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.36% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £55,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +54.92%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +92.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
472 824 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.50% 38.40% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 295 604 566
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Security+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the Reading region.

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in Reading