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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England / South West
Rank 207 231 245
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 18 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.20% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 0.62% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 3
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +233.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £32,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +38.29%

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
1541 1784 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.89% 32.58% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1467 1521
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -8 17 £45,000 -40.00%
Dorset - 1 £25,500 -
Network+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 60 (98.36%) Linux
1 60 (98.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (85.25%) SSCP
2 52 (85.25%) Linux+ Certification
2 52 (85.25%) GIAC
2 52 (85.25%) MCSE
2 52 (85.25%) CCNA
2 52 (85.25%) CISSP
2 52 (85.25%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (85.25%) C
2 52 (85.25%) Security Cleared
2 52 (85.25%) Cybersecurity
2 52 (85.25%) SANS
3 48 (78.69%) TCP/IP
3 48 (78.69%) Firewall
4 43 (70.49%) Security+ Certification
4 43 (70.49%) CompTIA Security+
5 42 (68.85%) DV Cleared
5 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
6 41 (67.21%) Ethical Hacking
6 41 (67.21%) Penetration Testing
6 41 (67.21%) Reverse Engineering
7 29 (47.54%) Java EE
7 29 (47.54%) Multithreading
7 29 (47.54%) Objective-C
7 29 (47.54%) C#
7 29 (47.54%) C++
7 29 (47.54%) Java
7 29 (47.54%) STL
8 26 (42.62%) Games

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 17 (27.87%) Apache Pig
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 48 (78.69%) Firewall
1 48 (78.69%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.03%) FCoE
2 11 (18.03%) SNMP
3 8 (13.11%) ADSL
3 8 (13.11%) LAN
3 8 (13.11%) WAN
4 7 (11.48%) HTTP
4 7 (11.48%) SSL
5 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) Big Data
2 17 (27.87%) Apache Hive
2 17 (27.87%) Hadoop
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) JIRA
2 11 (18.03%) Redmine
3 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (11.48%) Bitbucket
3 7 (11.48%) CodeSonar
3 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.48%) git-flow
3 7 (11.48%) Robot Framework
3 7 (11.48%) Selenium
General
1 26 (42.62%) Games
2 10 (16.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Platform Engineer
2 17 (27.87%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Consultant
3 12 (19.67%) Software Consultant
3 12 (19.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Test Consultant
3 12 (19.67%) Test Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Network Systems Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Virtualisation Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Java Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Java EE
1 29 (47.54%) STL
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
2 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.48%) Django
2 7 (11.48%) LAMP
2 7 (11.48%) Node.js
2 7 (11.48%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (11.48%) REST
2 7 (11.48%) SOAP
2 7 (11.48%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) CSS3
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Cybercrime
2 8 (13.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 60 (98.36%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) Windows
3 20 (32.79%) Unix
4 17 (27.87%) Android
4 17 (27.87%) Apple iOS
5 8 (13.11%) Windows 10
5 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Vista
6 7 (11.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) Cybersecurity
2 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
3 41 (67.21%) Ethical Hacking
3 41 (67.21%) Penetration Testing
3 41 (67.21%) Reverse Engineering
4 29 (47.54%) Multithreading
5 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (40.98%) Coaching
5 25 (40.98%) Mentoring
6 18 (29.51%) User Stories
7 11 (18.03%) High Availability
8 10 (16.39%) Mobile Development
9 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.11%) Project Management
10 7 (11.48%) API Design
10 7 (11.48%) Kanban
10 7 (11.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) C
2 29 (47.54%) C#
2 29 (47.54%) C++
2 29 (47.54%) Java
2 29 (47.54%) Objective-C
3 19 (31.15%) Python
4 18 (29.51%) Bash Shell
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
5 12 (19.67%) VB
6 11 (18.03%) Korn
7 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.48%) PHP
8 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (98.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (85.25%) CCNA
2 52 (85.25%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (85.25%) CISSP
2 52 (85.25%) GIAC
2 52 (85.25%) Linux+ Certification
2 52 (85.25%) MCSE
2 52 (85.25%) SANS
2 52 (85.25%) Security Cleared
2 52 (85.25%) SSCP
3 43 (70.49%) CompTIA Security+
3 43 (70.49%) Security+ Certification
4 42 (68.85%) DV Cleared
5 9 (14.75%) A+ Certification
6 8 (13.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.03%) NFS
2 11 (18.03%) Samba
2 11 (18.03%) VMware ESX
3 8 (13.11%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.48%) Docker
4 7 (11.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) Puppet
2 11 (18.03%) Ansible
2 11 (18.03%) Nagios
3 7 (11.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) VMware
2 11 (18.03%) EMC
2 11 (18.03%) NetApp
2 11 (18.03%) SolarWinds
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.11%) WatchGuard