U.S. South

CompTIA’s South region plays an active part in national tech growth. From the start up hub of Austin, TX to the research triangle in North Carolina, the region tackles many of the most important issues to the tech industry.

Anchored by the Austin, Texas, office, the region covers New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee.

Some key South figures from the CompTIA Cyberstates Report:

  • The average Georgia tech worker earned $89.421in 2014, or 88 percent more than the state’s average private sector wage of $47,400.
  • Texas ranks 2nd in Tech Employment with 581,206 tech industry jobs in 2014 with a tech company payroll of $56.2 billion.
  • Florida is now the 4th ranked Cyberstate employing 307,070 workers in 2014

South Region State Government Affairs Events

  • Texas Decision Makers Dinner with Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar

    Austin, TX
    January 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Blog Posts

Press Releases

State CIOs Value Communication, Ready to Face Evolving Nature of Technology Leadership

Oct 23, 2018

CompTIA Advocacy Webinar Examines the Future of the Online Marketplace

Jul 02, 2018

U.S. Technology Exports Totaled $322 Billion in 2017, Supported 800,000+ Jobs, New CompTIA Analysis Reveals

May 30, 2018