The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 622 648 626
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 27 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.038% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 13
Median daily rate £160 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £149 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £421 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £420 -
% change year-on-year
-34.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10894 11305 11428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 19.50% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6733 6816 6331
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 535 482
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.00 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Network+ Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK.

Network+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network+ Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Network+ Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK.

Network+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network+ Certification
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 20 £160 -50.76% 10
London +6 15 £160 -5.88% 6
Canary Wharf - 6 £160 -
Scotland +20 4 £160 -
North Lanarkshire - 4 £160 -
Bellshill - 4 £160 -
East of England - 3 £275 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £275 -
South West +15 2 - - 2
Redruth - 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 £356 -
South Wales - 2 £356 -
City of London - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £356 -
Cornwall - 2 - - 1
Watford - 2 £275 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £275 -

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (65.91%) A+ Certification
3 28 (63.64%) Windows
4 23 (52.27%) MCSA
5 22 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 21 (47.73%) MCSE
6 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
7 20 (45.45%) Finance
7 20 (45.45%) Degree
8 18 (40.91%) Apple
9 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
9 17 (38.64%) Wireless
10 16 (36.36%) Internet
10 16 (36.36%) Cisco
11 15 (34.09%) CCNA
11 15 (34.09%) Ethernet
11 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
11 15 (34.09%) MCP
11 15 (34.09%) Citrix
11 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (31.82%) MS Office
12 14 (31.82%) Change Management
12 14 (31.82%) ACTC
12 14 (31.82%) ACHDS
12 14 (31.82%) MCDST
12 14 (31.82%) ACDT
12 14 (31.82%) MCSM
12 14 (31.82%) Data Centre
12 14 (31.82%) Virtual Servers
13 13 (29.55%) Apple iOS

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (27.27%) IBM Notes
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 14 (31.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
2 17 (38.64%) Wireless
3 16 (36.36%) Internet
4 15 (34.09%) Ethernet
5 12 (27.27%) Firewall
6 5 (11.36%) Network Security
6 5 (11.36%) WAN
7 4 (9.09%) LAN
8 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.55%) ADSL
9 2 (4.55%) VoIP
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (2.27%) HTTP
10 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.27%) VLAN
10 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Billing
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Desktop Support
3 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Desktop Support
4 5 (11.36%) Support Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Product Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Product Test Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 13 (29.55%) Blackberry
2 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
3 12 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (6.82%) Equities
6 3 (6.82%) Fixed Income
6 3 (6.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 1 (2.27%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (29.55%) Apple iOS
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.36%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Unix
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Change Management
2 13 (29.55%) Time Management
3 12 (27.27%) Validation
4 9 (20.45%) Identity Management
4 9 (20.45%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Line Management
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.82%) Security Operations
6 3 (6.82%) Threat Detection
6 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (65.91%) A+ Certification
3 23 (52.27%) MCSA
4 21 (47.73%) MCSE
5 20 (45.45%) Degree
6 15 (34.09%) CCNA
6 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (34.09%) MCP
7 14 (31.82%) ACDT
7 14 (31.82%) ACHDS
7 14 (31.82%) ACTC
7 14 (31.82%) MCDST
7 14 (31.82%) MCSM
8 7 (15.91%) MCITP
9 6 (13.64%) CCENT
9 6 (13.64%) MCTS
9 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) CCNP
10 5 (11.36%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.82%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 2 (4.55%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Apple
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco
3 15 (34.09%) Citrix
4 12 (27.27%) Lotus
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) Oracle
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
6 5 (11.36%) Symantec
7 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.82%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) Avaya
8 2 (4.55%) CA
8 2 (4.55%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) Intel Security
8 2 (4.55%) Juniper
8 2 (4.55%) Nortel
8 2 (4.55%) Novell
8 2 (4.55%) Sophos
8 2 (4.55%) WatchGuard
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