The first table below looks at the demand for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 196 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £47,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.85% -
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1304 1446 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.37% 28.87% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1178 963
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security+ Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £32,000 -
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Security+ Certification
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCT
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Trainer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Trainer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCT
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft