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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Security+ Certification
England / Yorkshire
Rank 227 240 267
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Security+ Certification 10 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.17% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.71% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +143.90%  
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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1069 1542 1692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.20% 23.70% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1235 1372
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Security+ Certification
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security+ Certification in Yorkshire

Security+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Security+ Certification in Yorkshire

Security+ Certification
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security+ Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +26 10 £70,000 +40.00%
Security+ Certification
England

Security+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 32 (100.00%) SSCP
1 32 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 27 (84.38%) CISSP
2 27 (84.38%) CISA
2 27 (84.38%) CISM
3 26 (81.25%) Firewall
4 22 (68.75%) Information Security
5 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (34.38%) CEH
7 11 (34.38%) CISMP
7 11 (34.38%) Degree
7 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
8 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
9 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 7 (21.88%) Internet
11 6 (18.75%) GIAC
11 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
11 6 (18.75%) CSSLP
11 6 (18.75%) SANS
12 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (15.63%) SIEM
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 5 (15.63%) Linux
12 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (15.63%) SLA
12 5 (15.63%) CCNA
12 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (12.50%) Legal
13 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
1 17 (53.13%) Security Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) IT Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) IT Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) IT Security Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Security Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Governance Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Business Information Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (15.63%) SIEM
5 4 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) People Management
6 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 32 (100.00%) SSCP
2 27 (84.38%) CISA
2 27 (84.38%) CISM
2 27 (84.38%) CISSP
3 11 (34.38%) CEH
3 11 (34.38%) CISMP
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) CSSLP
4 6 (18.75%) GIAC
4 6 (18.75%) SANS
5 5 (15.63%) CCNA
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (15.63%) SLA