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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+ Certification
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 131 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £63,750 -
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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 457 605 818
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.26% 33.69% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 363 438 568
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Security+ Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) SSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Korn

Security+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) FCoE
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) System Design Authority
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Design Authority
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) V-Model
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) VMware