The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 447 439 435
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 1 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.004% 0.032% 0.069%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% 0.096% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 16
Average salary £19,000 £52,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.46% -9.56%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -21.73%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7516 7291 7985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.63% 32.88% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5811 5897 6851
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security+ Certification
England

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 22 July 2014. 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 1 £19,000 -
Security+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) LexisNexis
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Interwoven
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) WorkSite
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) WorkSite
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) LexisNexis
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Interwoven