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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 229 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.059% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £22,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+11.23% -14.42%
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
1749 1479 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.12% 29.07% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1265 1911
Average salary £37,972 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.37% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cornwall - 8 £25,000 -
Dorset -4 1 £22,000 +33.33%
Network+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) A+ Certification
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) ADSL
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Vista
5 5 (38.46%) Line Management
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) MCITP
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) Sophos
7 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) ADSL
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Technical Support
3 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Technical Support Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (38.46%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Vista
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) A+ Certification
3 4 (30.77%) MCP
3 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) CWNA
4 1 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CISMP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) Sophos
2 1 (7.69%) VMware