Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for CompTIA Security+ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +74
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.85% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Peterborough median annual salary £46,500 - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £38,000 -
% change year-on-year +22.37% - -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 265 105 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 28.16% 19.09% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 156 63 103
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £19,750 £22,950
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) GCIA
1 8 (100.00%) CEH
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) QRadar
1 8 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) CSIRT
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

CompTIA Security+
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Security Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) SOC Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Content Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) CEH
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) QRadar
2 4 (50.00%) CSIRT