The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Security+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 622 653
Rank change year-on-year +36 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 27 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.073% 0.041% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 17
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £83,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.90% +57.14%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8488 9627 11588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.04% 24.39% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6546 8091 9456
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Security+ Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security+ Certification in London

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Security+ Certification in London

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security+ Certification in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security+ Certification in London

Security+ Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
City of London +29 4 £68,000 +4.61%
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £52,500 -
Security+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 51 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 44 (86.27%) Firewall
3 38 (74.51%) ITIL
4 34 (66.67%) Windows
5 32 (62.75%) Active Directory
6 29 (56.86%) CheckPoint
7 26 (50.98%) PCI DSS
7 26 (50.98%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (49.02%) Information Security
8 25 (49.02%) SIEM
9 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
9 24 (47.06%) CISSP
9 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
10 23 (45.10%) Cisco
10 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
11 22 (43.14%) CEH
12 21 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (39.22%) Palo Alto
13 20 (39.22%) Splunk
13 20 (39.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 20 (39.22%) Qualys
14 19 (37.25%) CISM
14 19 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (35.29%) Web Filtering
15 18 (35.29%) Management Information System
16 17 (33.33%) SSCP
16 17 (33.33%) Patch Management
17 16 (31.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 16 (31.37%) Disaster Recovery

Security+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (13.73%) Office 365
3 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (5.88%) PaaS
5 3 (5.88%) SaaS
6 2 (3.92%) GitHub
7 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (86.27%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 19 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (29.41%) Network Security
5 11 (21.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (17.65%) DNS
7 7 (13.73%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) DHCP
8 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.96%) LAN
8 1 (1.96%) NAS
8 1 (1.96%) SAN
8 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Analyst
2 29 (56.86%) Security Analyst
3 18 (35.29%) Security Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) SOC Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) SOC Engineer
6 9 (17.65%) IT Analyst
6 9 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Information Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Information Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security Specialist
8 4 (7.84%) Information Specialist
8 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Operational Security Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Security Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (21.57%) Clustering
4 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
5 8 (15.69%) NHS
6 2 (3.92%) Fintech
6 2 (3.92%) Replication
7 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 9 (17.65%) Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Unix
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.92%) CentOS
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Debian
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) ITIL
2 25 (49.02%) Information Security
2 25 (49.02%) SIEM
3 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
4 21 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (35.29%) Web Filtering
6 17 (33.33%) Patch Management
7 16 (31.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (31.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 15 (29.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 15 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (23.53%) Data Protection
9 12 (23.53%) Information Management
10 10 (19.61%) Business Continuity
10 10 (19.61%) Security Operations
10 10 (19.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (17.65%) Email Filtering
11 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 9 (17.65%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) Python
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.92%) PHP
3 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 26 (50.98%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (47.06%) CISSP
4 22 (43.14%) CEH
5 19 (37.25%) CISM
6 17 (33.33%) SSCP
7 15 (29.41%) CCNA
7 15 (29.41%) Degree
8 13 (25.49%) CCNP
9 12 (23.53%) CISMP
10 9 (17.65%) CISA
10 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (15.69%) CASP
11 8 (15.69%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (7.84%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (5.88%) A+ Certification
13 3 (5.88%) GSEC
14 2 (3.92%) CCSP
14 2 (3.92%) MCSE
14 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.98%) PCI DSS
2 20 (39.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (17.65%) ISO 9001
4 8 (15.69%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (7.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (62.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 8 (15.69%) Nessus
3 7 (13.73%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.96%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.96%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.96%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) CheckPoint
2 23 (45.10%) Cisco
3 20 (39.22%) Palo Alto
3 20 (39.22%) Qualys
3 20 (39.22%) Splunk
4 15 (29.41%) ArcSight
4 15 (29.41%) Sophos
5 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) VMware
7 9 (17.65%) McAfee
7 9 (17.65%) SolarWinds
8 8 (15.69%) LogRhythm
9 3 (5.88%) Apple
9 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.92%) Citrix
10 2 (3.92%) CyberArk
10 2 (3.92%) HP
10 2 (3.92%) Tableau
11 1 (1.96%) AlgoSec
11 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
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