Period
to 17 December 2017

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

CompTIA Security+
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 113 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 11 44 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.77% 1.95% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.21% 4.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,188
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.76% -

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 497 1071 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.98% 47.45% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 380 841 627
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2017, IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) SSCP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 11 (100.00%) GIAC
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
1 11 (100.00%) User Stories
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) SANS
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Korn
3 7 (63.64%) Samba
3 7 (63.64%) Nagios
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) SolarWinds
3 7 (63.64%) NetApp

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 4 (36.36%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) FCoE
2 7 (63.64%) SNMP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (63.64%) Redmine
3 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 4 (36.36%) CodeSonar
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) git-flow
3 4 (36.36%) Robot Framework
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
General
1 5 (45.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Java EE
1 6 (54.55%) STL
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) Django
2 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (100.00%) User Stories
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) High Availability
4 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
5 5 (45.45%) Coaching
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) API Design
6 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (36.36%) Kanban
6 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) V-Model
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (100.00%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Korn
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Objective-C
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) GIAC
1 11 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 11 (100.00%) SANS
1 11 (100.00%) SSCP
2 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) NFS
1 7 (63.64%) Samba
1 7 (63.64%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (63.64%) VMware NSX
2 4 (36.36%) Docker
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) Ansible
2 7 (63.64%) Nagios
2 7 (63.64%) vCenter Server
3 4 (36.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) EMC
1 7 (63.64%) NetApp
1 7 (63.64%) SolarWinds
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft