Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for CompTIA Security+ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.13% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 - -
Wales median annual salary £37,500 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 292 306 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.56% 22.35% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 221 276 442
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +7.14%

CompTIA Security+
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for CompTIA Security+ in South Wales

CompTIA Security+
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for CompTIA Security+ in South Wales

CompTIA Security+
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ in South Wales over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for CompTIA Security+ in South Wales

CompTIA Security+
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £37,500 -
CompTIA Security+
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

CompTIA Security+
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft