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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / South East
Rank 366 445 462
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 19 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.032% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.10% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +82.69%

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
4107 5991 6574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.87% 31.46% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3319 4858 5133
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +21 10 £60,000 +20.00%
Kent - 10 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 8 £60,000 -
Berkshire +44 5 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £36,500 -
Security+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 29 (64.44%) CCNA
2 29 (64.44%) CISSP
2 29 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (57.78%) CEH
4 25 (55.56%) Firewall
5 24 (53.33%) Windows
5 24 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (51.11%) OWASP
7 22 (48.89%) Degree
8 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (44.44%) VMware
8 20 (44.44%) Sophos
9 17 (37.78%) Cisco
10 16 (35.56%) Information Security
10 16 (35.56%) Xen
10 16 (35.56%) Data Protection
10 16 (35.56%) Hyper-V
11 14 (31.11%) COBIT
11 14 (31.11%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (31.11%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (31.11%) SDLC
11 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (31.11%) IT Audit
11 14 (31.11%) CISA
11 14 (31.11%) CISM
11 14 (31.11%) Project Management
12 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
12 13 (28.89%) HTTP

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 8 (17.78%) Apache
1 8 (17.78%) IBM Notes
1 8 (17.78%) IIS
1 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
1 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
1 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) DNS
2 13 (28.89%) HTTP
3 9 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (20.00%) SSH
4 8 (17.78%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) SSL
4 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 5 (11.11%) SMTP
5 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.89%) DHCP
6 4 (8.89%) FTP
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.78%) French Language
1 8 (17.78%) German Language
1 8 (17.78%) Portuguese Language
1 8 (17.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Technical Support
2 11 (24.44%) Security Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Technical Trainer
2 11 (24.44%) Trainer
3 8 (17.78%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Security Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Sales Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Regular Expression
1 8 (17.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Mac OS
2 12 (26.67%) Unix
3 11 (24.44%) Mac OS X
4 8 (17.78%) Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Windows NT
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.89%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (51.11%) OWASP
3 16 (35.56%) Data Protection
3 16 (35.56%) Information Security
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (31.11%) IT Audit
4 14 (31.11%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Project Management
4 14 (31.11%) SDLC
4 14 (31.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (24.44%) Data Encryption
6 9 (20.00%) Product Management
7 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (11.11%) Change Control
8 5 (11.11%) CRM
8 5 (11.11%) Presales
9 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
2 8 (17.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 29 (64.44%) CCNA
2 29 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (64.44%) CISSP
3 26 (57.78%) CEH
4 22 (48.89%) Degree
5 14 (31.11%) CISA
5 14 (31.11%) CISM
6 12 (26.67%) MCSE
6 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.89%) MCP
8 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) COBIT
1 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (35.56%) Hyper-V
2 16 (35.56%) Xen
3 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
4 8 (17.78%) Samba
5 4 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Sophos
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Dell KACE
3 8 (17.78%) Lotus
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Novell
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 8 (17.78%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (17.78%) Splunk
4 2 (4.44%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Juniper
5 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
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