Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for CompTIA Security+ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 209 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 - -
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.50% 0.024% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £27,792 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.11% - -
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -18.18% -

CompTIA Security+ is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,064 1,680 1,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.08% 40.70% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 767 1,231 966
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,875
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

CompTIA Security+
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing CompTIA Security+ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for CompTIA Security+ in Cambridgeshire

CompTIA Security+
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for CompTIA Security+ in Cambridgeshire

CompTIA Security+
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CompTIA Security+ in Cambridgeshire

CompTIA Security+
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 16 £49,500 -
CompTIA Security+
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 14 (87.50%) GCIA
2 14 (87.50%) CEH
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) HTTP
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) SSL
2 14 (87.50%) CCNA
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) MPLS
2 14 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (87.50%) Malware Analysis
2 14 (87.50%) QRadar
2 14 (87.50%) Security Operations
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
4 10 (62.50%) Change Management
4 10 (62.50%) Security Architecture
4 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 10 (62.50%) Degree
4 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 10 (62.50%) Use Case
4 10 (62.50%) CSIRT
5 9 (56.25%) Perl
5 9 (56.25%) VBA
6 5 (31.25%) Content Development

CompTIA Security+
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 14 (87.50%) DNS
1 14 (87.50%) HTTP
1 14 (87.50%) MPLS
1 14 (87.50%) SSL
1 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 14 (87.50%) VPN
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Security Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SIEM Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) SOC Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 14 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (87.50%) Malware Analysis
2 14 (87.50%) Security Operations
3 10 (62.50%) Change Management
3 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 10 (62.50%) Security Architecture
3 10 (62.50%) Use Case
4 5 (31.25%) Content Development
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Process Management
4 5 (31.25%) Threat Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 14 (87.50%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) VBA
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) CEH
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (87.50%) GCIA
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) QRadar
2 10 (62.50%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Splunk