Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 132 119
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 -
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 25 10 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.59% 0.66% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.18% 1.92% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 23
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +7.81%

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 598 520 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.09% 34.26% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 429 399 817
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,900 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £69,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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

CompTIA Security+
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CompTIA Security+ in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 25 (100.00%) C
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) CCNA
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (100.00%) SSCP
1 25 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 25 (100.00%) GIAC
1 25 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) SANS
1 25 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 22 (88.00%) User Stories
3 22 (88.00%) Bash Shell
3 22 (88.00%) Puppet
4 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (80.00%) Firewall
4 20 (80.00%) JIRA
5 18 (72.00%) Python
5 18 (72.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (64.00%) Java EE
6 16 (64.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
6 16 (64.00%) STL

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 13 (52.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
1 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (52.00%) HTTP
2 13 (52.00%) SSL
3 7 (28.00%) FCoE
3 7 (28.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Big Data
2 13 (52.00%) Apache Hive
2 13 (52.00%) Hadoop
2 13 (52.00%) MySQL
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) JIRA
2 13 (52.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (52.00%) Bitbucket
2 13 (52.00%) CodeSonar
2 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) git-flow
2 13 (52.00%) Robot Framework
2 13 (52.00%) Selenium
3 7 (28.00%) Redmine
General
1 10 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Platform Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Software Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Java EE
1 16 (64.00%) STL
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (52.00%) Django
2 13 (52.00%) LAMP
2 13 (52.00%) Node.js
2 13 (52.00%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (52.00%) REST
2 13 (52.00%) SOAP
2 13 (52.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Android
3 13 (52.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (52.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Fedora
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (88.00%) User Stories
4 18 (72.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (64.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
5 16 (64.00%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (64.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (52.00%) API Design
7 13 (52.00%) Kanban
7 13 (52.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Coaching
8 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (36.00%) High Availability
9 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (8.00%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (8.00%) Task Automation
10 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C
2 22 (88.00%) Bash Shell
3 18 (72.00%) Python
4 16 (64.00%) C#
4 16 (64.00%) C++
4 16 (64.00%) Java
4 16 (64.00%) Objective-C
5 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
6 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (52.00%) PHP
7 7 (28.00%) Korn
8 3 (12.00%) Perl
8 3 (12.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNA
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
1 25 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) GIAC
1 25 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 25 (100.00%) SANS
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Docker
2 13 (52.00%) vSphere
3 9 (36.00%) NFS
3 9 (36.00%) Samba
3 9 (36.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (28.00%) VMware NSX
5 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (88.00%) Puppet
2 13 (52.00%) Salt
3 9 (36.00%) Ansible
3 9 (36.00%) Nagios
3 9 (36.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (8.00%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.00%) OpenNMS
4 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) EMC
2 9 (36.00%) NetApp
2 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (8.00%) Dell
3 2 (8.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat