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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank - 251 216
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.071% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.30% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.45% -26.66%
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
1669 1688 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.21% 23.90% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1350 1043
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,120 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared