Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Security+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+ Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 346 422
Rank change year-on-year +22 +76 +53
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% 0.060% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.088% 0.26% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £50,250 £45,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £81,750 £65,000 £48,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year - +37.57% +5.00%

Security+ Certification 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2260 2648 4100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.12% 22.78% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2015 2353 3533
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,000 £92,500 £83,950
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Security+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Security+ Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Security+ Certification in the City of London

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security+ Certification in the City of London.

Salary trend for Security+ Certification in the City of London

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security+ Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security+ Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) ISACA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment

Security+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Advisor
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco