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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 224 258 271
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.045% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £32,500 £41,362 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +13.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,272 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,272 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +42.85%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1297 1656 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.75% 24.58% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1380 1382
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,015
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 6 £32,500 -21.42%
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 13 (92.86%) Information Security
3 10 (71.43%) CISM
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
5 6 (42.86%) SSCP
5 6 (42.86%) CISA
5 6 (42.86%) GIAC
5 6 (42.86%) CEH
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) CSSLP
5 6 (42.86%) SANS
6 5 (35.71%) IT Governance
6 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) RHCE
7 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
7 4 (28.57%) Perl
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) BGP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) OSPF
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Information Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Information Risk Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Network Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) IT Governance
3 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
1 4 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (71.43%) CISM
3 6 (42.86%) CEH
3 6 (42.86%) CISA
3 6 (42.86%) CSSLP
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) GIAC
3 6 (42.86%) SANS
3 6 (42.86%) SSCP
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) RHCE
5 3 (21.43%) CISMP
5 3 (21.43%) IISP
5 3 (21.43%) ISACA
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) COBIT
3 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft