The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank - 164 -
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +42.85%
Security+ Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
689 892 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.74% 27.23% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 400 638 569
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in Scotland