The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Security+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+ Certification
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 132 147
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.98% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £82,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +70.94%  

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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 406 717 1008
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.61% 36.66% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 263 565 583
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £35,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Security+ Certification in Reading