The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 202 247 249
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 34 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 0.33% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 7
Median salary £50,000 £75,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +233.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £32,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +38.29%
Network+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1626 1802 1997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.41% 31.27% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1453 1626
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Network+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network+ Certification Salary Trend in the South West

Network+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Network+ Certification Salary Histogram in the South West

Network+ Certification
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +14 31 £50,000 -33.33%
Cornwall - 3 £24,500 -
Network+ Certification
England

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT 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 job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 63 (98.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (96.88%) Linux
3 55 (85.94%) MCSE
4 54 (84.38%) C
4 54 (84.38%) CCNA
4 54 (84.38%) CISSP
4 54 (84.38%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (84.38%) SSCP
4 54 (84.38%) Linux+ Certification
4 54 (84.38%) GIAC
4 54 (84.38%) Security Cleared
4 54 (84.38%) Cybersecurity
4 54 (84.38%) SANS
5 51 (79.69%) Firewall
6 50 (78.13%) TCP/IP
7 44 (68.75%) Security+ Certification
7 44 (68.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 43 (67.19%) Reverse Engineering
8 43 (67.19%) DV Cleared
8 43 (67.19%) Ethical Hacking
8 43 (67.19%) Penetration Testing
8 43 (67.19%) Software Engineering
9 31 (48.44%) Java EE
9 31 (48.44%) Multithreading
9 31 (48.44%) Objective-C
9 31 (48.44%) C#
9 31 (48.44%) C++
9 31 (48.44%) Java
9 31 (48.44%) STL
10 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 19 (29.69%) Apache Pig
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (79.69%) Firewall
2 50 (78.13%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.19%) FCoE
3 11 (17.19%) SNMP
4 8 (12.50%) ADSL
4 8 (12.50%) HTTP
4 8 (12.50%) LAN
4 8 (12.50%) SSL
4 8 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) Big Data
2 19 (29.69%) Apache Hive
2 19 (29.69%) Hadoop
3 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) JIRA
2 11 (17.19%) Redmine
3 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 8 (12.50%) CodeSonar
3 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.50%) git-flow
3 8 (12.50%) Robot Framework
3 8 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 24 (37.50%) Games
2 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Platform Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Software Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Software Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Test Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Administrator
5 8 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.50%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 8 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) Java EE
1 31 (48.44%) STL
2 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 8 (12.50%) Django
2 8 (12.50%) LAMP
2 8 (12.50%) Node.js
2 8 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (12.50%) REST
2 8 (12.50%) SOAP
2 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Cybercrime
2 9 (14.06%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 62 (96.88%) Linux
2 23 (35.94%) Windows
3 20 (31.25%) Unix
4 19 (29.69%) Android
4 19 (29.69%) Apple iOS
5 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.06%) Windows 8
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (67.19%) Ethical Hacking
2 43 (67.19%) Penetration Testing
2 43 (67.19%) Reverse Engineering
2 43 (67.19%) Software Engineering
3 31 (48.44%) Multithreading
4 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (37.50%) Coaching
4 24 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 19 (29.69%) User Stories
6 11 (17.19%) High Availability
6 11 (17.19%) Mobile Development
7 8 (12.50%) API Design
7 8 (12.50%) Kanban
7 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.50%) Project Management
7 8 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (1.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) C
2 31 (48.44%) C#
2 31 (48.44%) C++
2 31 (48.44%) Java
2 31 (48.44%) Objective-C
3 20 (31.25%) Python
4 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
5 12 (18.75%) Perl
5 12 (18.75%) VB
6 11 (17.19%) Korn
7 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.50%) PHP
7 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (98.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (85.94%) MCSE
3 54 (84.38%) CCNA
3 54 (84.38%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (84.38%) CISSP
3 54 (84.38%) GIAC
3 54 (84.38%) Linux+ Certification
3 54 (84.38%) SANS
3 54 (84.38%) Security Cleared
3 54 (84.38%) SSCP
4 44 (68.75%) CompTIA Security+
4 44 (68.75%) Security+ Certification
5 43 (67.19%) DV Cleared
6 9 (14.06%) A+ Certification
6 9 (14.06%) MCSA
7 1 (1.56%) MCP
7 1 (1.56%) MCTS
7 1 (1.56%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.19%) NFS
2 11 (17.19%) Samba
2 11 (17.19%) VMware ESX
3 9 (14.06%) vSphere
4 8 (12.50%) Docker
4 8 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Puppet
2 11 (17.19%) Ansible
2 11 (17.19%) Nagios
3 8 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) VMware
2 11 (17.19%) EMC
2 11 (17.19%) NetApp
2 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds
3 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco
4 8 (12.50%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.56%) Avaya
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) Sage