The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 451 466 483
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.029% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £68,750 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £57,750 - £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 - £35,350
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £33,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.46%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6037 6781 7785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.24% 31.27% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4884 5074 6167
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in the South East

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Security+ Certification Salary Histogram in the South East

Security+ Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Berkshire +22 6 £68,750 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
1 14 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
3 10 (71.43%) VLAN
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
6 7 (50.00%) SSL
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (50.00%) Presales
7 6 (42.86%) Product Management
7 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 6 (42.86%) DNS
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
8 5 (35.71%) LAN
8 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) VPN
8 5 (35.71%) CEH
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (28.57%) Squid
9 4 (28.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 4 (28.57%) SIEM
9 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
9 4 (28.57%) Forcepoint

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) IBM Domino
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 10 (71.43%) VLAN
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) HTTP
7 3 (21.43%) IPv4
7 3 (21.43%) IPv6
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Sales Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Presales Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 4 (28.57%) Windows NT
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Presales
2 6 (42.86%) Product Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) SIEM
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
7 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
7 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) CEH
5 3 (21.43%) CISM
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
7 1 (7.14%) CCNP
7 1 (7.14%) CCSA
7 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.14%) GIAC
7 1 (7.14%) MCSE
7 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
2 4 (28.57%) NDS
2 4 (28.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 4 (28.57%) Squid
3 3 (21.43%) Snort
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 4 (28.57%) Forcepoint
3 4 (28.57%) Novell
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (21.43%) Intel
5 2 (14.29%) Altiris
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Akamai
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.14%) Prolexic
6 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.14%) Splunk
6 1 (7.14%) Tufin
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