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Objectives for the SY0-301 Security+ exam are identified in six separate domains with varying weight. They are compared with the six SY0-201 domains in the following table. As you can see, the domains don’t match up directly and there are many differences. One thing that stands out is that the first three domains make up 60 percent of the exam content.

SY0-301 Domain

SY0-301

Weight

SY0-201 Domain

SY0-201

Weight

1.0 Network Security

21%

2.0 Network Infrastructure

20%

2.0 Compliance and Operational Security

18%

6.0 Organizational Security

12%

3.0 Threats and Vulnerabilities

21%

4.0 Assessments and Audits

15%

4.0 Application, Data, and Host Security

16%

1.0 Systems Security

21%

5.0 Access Control and Identify Management

13%

3.0 Access Control

17%

6.0 Cryptography

11%

5.0 Cryptography

15%

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