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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 442 452 430
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.004% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.076% 0.013% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £55,000 £19,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+189.47% -63.46%
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.67% -25.55%
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
6557 7614 7236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.36% 33.41% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5150 5831 5825
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 5 £55,000 +189.47% 1
Security+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Security+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Altiris
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) A+ Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Security+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) A+ Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SSCP
2 1 (16.67%) CCSP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Altiris
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
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