Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for CompTIA Security+ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Security+
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing CompTIA Security+ 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.32% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median annual salary - - -
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 140 208 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.04% 22.06% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 109 150 233
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -5.80%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £21,300
90th Percentile £56,100 £50,000 £53,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

CompTIA Security+
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CompTIA Security+ in Staffordshire

CompTIA Security+
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CompTIA Security+ within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Stafford - 3 - -
CompTIA Security+
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for CompTIA Security+.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

CompTIA Security+
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Security Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Fintech
1 3 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Expense Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (100.00%) BT