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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / London
Rank 543 617 642
Rank change year-on-year +74 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 24 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.067% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.26% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 6
Median salary £45,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £82,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +92.30%  

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 7847 10726 10856
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.64% 25.84% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 8896 8833
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Canary Wharf - 9 £58,750 -
City of London - 3 £43,500 -
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 46 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 32 (69.57%) Firewall
3 31 (67.39%) ITIL
4 25 (54.35%) CheckPoint
5 24 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (43.48%) Degree
7 20 (43.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 19 (41.30%) ArcSight
8 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
9 18 (39.13%) CCNP
9 18 (39.13%) SIEM
9 18 (39.13%) Qualys
9 18 (39.13%) Information Management
9 18 (39.13%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (36.96%) Windows
10 17 (36.96%) CISM
11 16 (34.78%) Cisco
12 15 (32.61%) Splunk
13 14 (30.43%) Palo Alto
14 13 (28.26%) Cloud Computing
14 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
14 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
14 13 (28.26%) VMware
15 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
15 12 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (23.91%) Web Filtering
16 11 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (23.91%) Backup Exec

Security+ Certification
Top Related 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 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (17.39%) Office 365
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.35%) GitHub
4 2 (4.35%) PaaS
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (23.91%) Network Security
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (17.39%) VPN
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Big Data
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Analyst
2 28 (60.87%) Security Analyst
3 21 (45.65%) Security Engineer
4 19 (41.30%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 18 (39.13%) SOC Analyst
6 17 (36.96%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 17 (36.96%) SOC Engineer
7 11 (23.91%) IT Analyst
7 11 (23.91%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Head of Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Head of Information
9 4 (8.70%) Head of Information Security
9 4 (8.70%) Head of Security
9 4 (8.70%) SIEM Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) SIEM Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.52%) Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) ITIL
2 24 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (43.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 18 (39.13%) Information Management
4 18 (39.13%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (39.13%) SIEM
5 12 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (23.91%) Business Continuity
6 11 (23.91%) Web Filtering
7 10 (21.74%) Patch Management
8 9 (19.57%) Information Security
8 9 (19.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (17.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 8 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
9 8 (17.39%) Security Patching
9 8 (17.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 5 (10.87%) Coaching
11 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.35%) Python
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
1 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 22 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (43.48%) Degree
4 18 (39.13%) CCNP
5 17 (36.96%) CISM
6 11 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (21.74%) CISSP
8 8 (17.39%) CEH
9 6 (13.04%) GIAC
10 5 (10.87%) CCNA
10 5 (10.87%) SANS
11 4 (8.70%) CISA
11 4 (8.70%) CSSLP
11 4 (8.70%) SSCP
12 3 (6.52%) MCP
12 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (6.52%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
13 2 (4.35%) GSEC
13 2 (4.35%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.35%) COBIT
3 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
1 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Backup Exec
2 9 (19.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.17%) RSA Archer
3 1 (2.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) CheckPoint
2 19 (41.30%) ArcSight
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (39.13%) Qualys
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco
5 15 (32.61%) Splunk
6 14 (30.43%) Palo Alto
7 13 (28.26%) VMware
8 8 (17.39%) Sophos
9 2 (4.35%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle
9 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.35%) Tableau
10 1 (2.17%) AlgoSec
10 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago