The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 214 211 220
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.089% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £23,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £21,750 £23,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -7.00%
Network+ Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1789 2047 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.30% 36.38% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1335 1463
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the Berkshire region.

Network+ Certification Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Network+ Certification Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network+ Certification
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 8 £23,500 -
Network+ Certification
South East

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network+ Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
4 12 (80.00%) Linux
4 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (80.00%) A+ Certification
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (73.33%) Internet
5 11 (73.33%) VMware Workstation
5 11 (73.33%) MCITP
5 11 (73.33%) Lotus Domino
5 11 (73.33%) MS Office
5 11 (73.33%) Windows XP
5 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
5 11 (73.33%) Office 365
5 11 (73.33%) SCCM
5 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (60.00%) Apple
7 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) Juniper
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) VPN

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (73.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) Internet
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) PPP
5 1 (6.67%) RIP
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) IPv6
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) Frame Relay
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Ethereal
5 1 (6.67%) VPLS
5 1 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) IT Support
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (80.00%) Linux
5 11 (73.33%) Windows XP
5 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
5 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Workflow
1 1 (6.67%) Network Design
1 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) A+ Certification
2 11 (73.33%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCDA
4 1 (6.67%) CCIP
4 1 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Workstation
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Apple
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Radware
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Altiris