The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
UK
Rank 765 846 932
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +86
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 76 93 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.091% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45 85 33
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +24.44%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20508 28468 29361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.73% 27.89% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16188 22776 23324
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK.

Network+ Certification Salary Trend in the UK

Network+ Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Network+ Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +83 74 £32,500 +16.07% 16
London +93 33 £40,000 -40.74% 7
East of England +31 16 £30,000 -30.23% 3
South East +50 11 £26,000 -1.88% 3
Hertfordshire - 10 £33,000 - 1
West Midlands +39 7 - -
Birmingham - 7 - -
South West -4 6 £35,250 +25.89% 3
St Albans - 6 £50,000 -
Ipswich +38 5 £30,000 -53.84%
Suffolk +27 5 £30,000 -53.84%
Hampshire +23 5 £33,500 +54.02% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £16,000 -
Surrey +43 3 £26,000 +6.12% 2
Southampton +15 3 £33,500 +59.52%
Gloucestershire -15 3 £45,000 -40.00%
City of London - 3 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £23,000 -
Redruth +5 2 £17,000 - 2
Cornwall -7 2 £17,000 - 2
Greenford - 2 £57,500 -
Oxford - 2 £23,000 -
Reigate - 2 £26,000 -
Alton +4 1 £21,500 +10.25%
Poole - 1 £25,500 -
Fareham - 1 £20,500 - 1
Leeds - 1 £19,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £19,500 -
Staines - 1 £39,500 - 1
Norwich - 1 £32,500 -

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 103 (60.95%) Windows
2 102 (60.36%) Cisco Certification
3 89 (52.66%) Firewall
4 88 (52.07%) CCNA
5 84 (49.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 83 (49.11%) TCP/IP
7 79 (46.75%) Linux
8 69 (40.83%) CISSP
9 67 (39.64%) Microsoft
10 65 (38.46%) A+ Certification
11 63 (37.28%) GIAC
11 63 (37.28%) SANS
12 59 (34.91%) Cybersecurity
13 57 (33.73%) MCSE
14 53 (31.36%) Unix
15 43 (25.44%) Security Cleared
16 42 (24.85%) Network Security
17 40 (23.67%) MS Excel
18 38 (22.49%) Information Security
19 37 (21.89%) Security+ Certification
19 37 (21.89%) CompTIA Security+
20 36 (21.30%) Windows Server
20 36 (21.30%) Linux+ Certification
20 36 (21.30%) C
20 36 (21.30%) SSCP
21 35 (20.71%) Active Directory
21 35 (20.71%) Cisco
22 34 (20.12%) Software Engineering
23 31 (18.34%) VMware
23 31 (18.34%) Degree

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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 18 (10.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.10%) Apache Pig
3 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.73%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (23.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.06%) Office 365
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.96%) IaaS
4 4 (2.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 89 (52.66%) Firewall
2 83 (49.11%) TCP/IP
3 42 (24.85%) Network Security
4 28 (16.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 25 (14.79%) VPN
5 25 (14.79%) WAN
6 22 (13.02%) DNS
7 15 (8.88%) DHCP
8 14 (8.28%) HTTP
8 14 (8.28%) LAN
9 13 (7.69%) VoIP
10 12 (7.10%) MPLS
11 11 (6.51%) SMTP
12 10 (5.92%) BGP
12 10 (5.92%) EIGRP
12 10 (5.92%) OSPF
13 8 (4.73%) Cisco PIX
14 7 (4.14%) FCoE
14 7 (4.14%) SNMP
14 7 (4.14%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) Apache Hive
2 12 (7.10%) Big Data
2 12 (7.10%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (7.69%) JIRA
2 9 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.14%) Redmine
4 5 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (2.96%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.96%) CodeSonar
4 5 (2.96%) git-flow
4 5 (2.96%) Robot Framework
4 5 (2.96%) Selenium
General
1 23 (13.61%) Games
2 19 (11.24%) Legal
3 16 (9.47%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.51%) Finance
5 8 (4.73%) Law
6 6 (3.55%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.37%) Electronics
7 4 (2.37%) Military
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (21.30%) Support Engineer
2 28 (16.57%) Analyst
3 20 (11.83%) Security Analyst
4 18 (10.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 17 (10.06%) IT Support
6 16 (9.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 16 (9.47%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (8.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (8.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (8.28%) IT Engineer
9 12 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (7.10%) Network Engineer
9 12 (7.10%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.51%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (6.51%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (6.51%) Support Technician
10 11 (6.51%) Technical Support
11 9 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.73%) Security Specialist
12 8 (4.73%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.83%) Java EE
1 20 (11.83%) STL
2 5 (2.96%) .NET
2 5 (2.96%) .NET Framework
2 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.96%) Django
2 5 (2.96%) LAMP
2 5 (2.96%) Node.js
2 5 (2.96%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.96%) REST
2 5 (2.96%) SOAP
2 5 (2.96%) Spring MVC
3 4 (2.37%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) CSS3
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.24%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.92%) Driving Licence
5 9 (5.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.14%) Cybercrime
8 6 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.96%) Clustering
10 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.59%) CCTV
11 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.59%) Replication
11 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 103 (60.95%) Windows
2 79 (46.75%) Linux
3 53 (31.36%) Unix
4 36 (21.30%) Windows Server
5 24 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (11.83%) Windows 7
8 12 (7.10%) Android
8 12 (7.10%) Apple iOS
8 12 (7.10%) Windows 8
9 11 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (5.33%) Mac OS
11 8 (4.73%) FreeBSD
11 8 (4.73%) Windows XP
12 7 (4.14%) Mac OS X
13 6 (3.55%) Windows 10
14 4 (2.37%) NetWare
14 4 (2.37%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.59%) CentOS
15 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.91%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (22.49%) Information Security
3 34 (20.12%) Software Engineering
4 31 (18.34%) Threat Detection
5 29 (17.16%) Ethical Hacking
5 29 (17.16%) Penetration Testing
5 29 (17.16%) Reverse Engineering
6 28 (16.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 23 (13.61%) Mentoring
8 22 (13.02%) Coaching
9 21 (12.43%) ITIL
10 20 (11.83%) Multithreading
11 19 (11.24%) Computer Security
12 18 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (10.65%) Computer Forensics
12 18 (10.65%) E-Discovery
12 18 (10.65%) Forensic Analysis
12 18 (10.65%) Network Design
13 16 (9.47%) Change Control
13 16 (9.47%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.30%) C
2 28 (16.57%) SQL
3 20 (11.83%) C#
3 20 (11.83%) C++
3 20 (11.83%) Java
3 20 (11.83%) Objective-C
4 14 (8.28%) Python
5 13 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.73%) Perl
6 8 (4.73%) VB
7 7 (4.14%) Korn
8 6 (3.55%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.96%) PHP
9 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (60.36%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (52.07%) CCNA
3 84 (49.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (40.83%) CISSP
5 65 (38.46%) A+ Certification
6 63 (37.28%) GIAC
6 63 (37.28%) SANS
7 57 (33.73%) MCSE
8 43 (25.44%) Security Cleared
9 37 (21.89%) CompTIA Security+
9 37 (21.89%) Security+ Certification
10 36 (21.30%) Linux+ Certification
10 36 (21.30%) SSCP
11 31 (18.34%) Degree
12 29 (17.16%) DV Cleared
13 28 (16.57%) GCIA
13 28 (16.57%) GCIH
14 27 (15.98%) CISM
15 22 (13.02%) MCP
16 19 (11.24%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.69%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.37%) COBIT
3 4 (2.37%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 35 (20.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.33%) vSphere
5 8 (4.73%) VMware ESX
6 7 (4.14%) NFS
6 7 (4.14%) Samba
7 5 (2.96%) Docker
8 4 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (10.65%) CSIRT
1 18 (10.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 15 (8.88%) SCCM
3 12 (7.10%) Puppet
4 7 (4.14%) Ansible
4 7 (4.14%) Nagios
4 7 (4.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (2.96%) Salt
6 4 (2.37%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.59%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.59%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 67 (39.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.71%) Cisco
3 31 (18.34%) VMware
4 26 (15.38%) Sun
5 14 (8.28%) HP
6 10 (5.92%) ServiceNow
7 9 (5.33%) Citrix
8 8 (4.73%) Dell
9 7 (4.14%) Avaya
9 7 (4.14%) EMC
9 7 (4.14%) NetApp
9 7 (4.14%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.55%) Sonus
10 6 (3.55%) WatchGuard
10 6 (3.55%) Zeacom
11 5 (2.96%) Google
12 4 (2.37%) Sophos
13 3 (1.78%) Apple
13 3 (1.78%) Meraki
14 2 (1.18%) BMC
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