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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank - 156 154
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £55,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +54.92%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.84%
Security+ Certification
Berkshire

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
552 958 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.76% 38.85% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 343 696 591
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,001 £67,500 £67,500
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

Security+ Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys