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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank 249 263 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.014% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+163.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £26,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -20.00%
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
1530 1620 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.28% 22.59% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1382 1168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 10 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +1 7 £50,000 +163.15%
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) CISSP
1 18 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 16 (88.89%) Information Security
3 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 10 (55.56%) SSCP
5 8 (44.44%) CISM
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) Legal
6 6 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) Network Security
6 6 (33.33%) CISMP
6 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (22.22%) IISP
7 4 (22.22%) COBIT
7 4 (22.22%) ISACA
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Unix
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) IIS
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco
7 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 3 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) BGP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) OSPF
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP Manager
1 6 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 6 (33.33%) IT Risk Manager
1 6 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
1 18 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (55.56%) SSCP
3 8 (44.44%) CISM
4 6 (33.33%) CISMP
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) IISP
5 4 (22.22%) ISACA
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) CISA
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) MCSE
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (22.22%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat