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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 91 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £21,500 £21,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £27,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +30.95%
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
330 410 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.33% 37.75% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 303 364 209
Average salary £38,400 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,749 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Cardiff -5 1 - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £21,500 -
Network+ Certification
Wales

Network+ Certification
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) PPTP
2 2 (50.00%) CCENT
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec