The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / Yorkshire
Rank 204 241 266
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +25
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 21 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.20% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 0.81% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 1
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +163.15%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year
- +83.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1126 1485 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.21% 24.42% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1143 1362
Median salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security+ Certification Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Security+ Certification Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Security+ Certification
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
West Yorkshire +40 21 £30,000 -40.00%
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 29 (100.00%) SSCP
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
1 29 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 24 (82.76%) CISA
2 24 (82.76%) CISM
2 24 (82.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (82.76%) CISSP
3 19 (65.52%) ITIL
4 18 (62.07%) Information Security
5 14 (48.28%) Degree
5 14 (48.28%) PCI DSS
6 11 (37.93%) CEH
7 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
8 9 (31.03%) IT Governance
8 9 (31.03%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (27.59%) CISMP
10 6 (20.69%) GIAC
10 6 (20.69%) SANS
10 6 (20.69%) CSSLP
11 5 (17.24%) SIEM
11 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Windows
11 5 (17.24%) Linux
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.24%) SLA
11 5 (17.24%) CCNA
12 4 (13.79%) Internet

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
1 18 (62.07%) Security Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) IT Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) IT Security Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) Security Engineer
3 13 (44.83%) IT Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) ITIL
2 18 (62.07%) Information Security
3 9 (31.03%) IT Governance
3 9 (31.03%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (17.24%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 29 (100.00%) SSCP
2 24 (82.76%) CISA
2 24 (82.76%) CISM
2 24 (82.76%) CISSP
3 14 (48.28%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) CEH
5 8 (27.59%) CISMP
6 6 (20.69%) CSSLP
6 6 (20.69%) GIAC
6 6 (20.69%) SANS
7 5 (17.24%) CCNA
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (82.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (48.28%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.24%) SLA