Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for CompTIA Security+ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 144 145
Rank change year-on-year +31 +1 -
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 15 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.94% 0.056% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 0.15% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 -
South West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +4.35% +49.35%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 652 650 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.70% 36.68% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 482 471 568
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +5.19%

CompTIA Security+
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing CompTIA Security+ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for CompTIA Security+ in Gloucestershire

CompTIA Security+
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for CompTIA Security+ in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CCNA
1 15 (100.00%) SSCP
1 15 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 15 (100.00%) GIAC
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 15 (100.00%) SANS
2 14 (93.33%) Bash Shell
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 14 (93.33%) User Stories
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) JIRA
2 14 (93.33%) DV Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (66.67%) Games
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 10 (66.67%) Coaching
4 9 (60.00%) Ansible
4 9 (60.00%) vCenter Server
4 9 (60.00%) VMware NSX

CompTIA Security+
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
1 14 (93.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) FCoE
2 9 (60.00%) SNMP
3 5 (33.33%) HTTP
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Redmine
3 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 5 (33.33%) CodeSonar
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) git-flow
3 5 (33.33%) Robot Framework
3 5 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 10 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Platform Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Software Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Java EE
1 6 (40.00%) STL
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) Django
2 5 (33.33%) LAMP
2 5 (33.33%) Node.js
2 5 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Android
3 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (93.33%) User Stories
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Coaching
3 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 9 (60.00%) High Availability
5 6 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) API Design
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 14 (93.33%) Bash Shell
3 9 (60.00%) Korn
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 6 (40.00%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) PHP
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CCNA
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) GIAC
1 15 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 15 (100.00%) SANS
1 15 (100.00%) SSCP
2 14 (93.33%) DV Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) NFS
1 9 (60.00%) Samba
1 9 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (60.00%) VMware NSX
2 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 9 (60.00%) Ansible
2 9 (60.00%) Nagios
2 9 (60.00%) vCenter Server
3 5 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) EMC
1 9 (60.00%) NetApp
1 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft