The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank - 74 84
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.67% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
Network+ Certification
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
319 299 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.17% 36.11% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 277 252 199
Average salary £38,400 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.46% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Network+ Certification Salary Trend in South Wales

Network+ Certification
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) PPTP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) CCENT
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCENT
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec