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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 841 878 942
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +64
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 82 86 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.080% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 54
Median salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £20,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £32,300
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -7.44%

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
27062 29394 32442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.50% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21827 23064 26045
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £66,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 May 2016 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 27 May 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
England +14 77 £23,000 +2.22% 10
South East +17 25 £24,500 +8.88% 4
South West +10 25 £22,000 +4.76% 1
Cornwall -14 14 £22,500 +7.14%
Surrey +17 13 £24,500 +48.48% 2
Redruth -7 12 £23,000 +9.52%
East of England +24 9 £20,000 -32.20% 2
Hampshire - 8 £19,000 - 1
London +15 7 £33,000 +20.00% 3
Bristol +8 6 £22,000 -3.29%
Essex - 6 £20,000 -
Fareham - 6 £19,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
City of London +41 4 £30,500 -18.66% 1
North West +19 4 £67,500 -
South Wales +7 4 £18,000 -
Wales +5 4 £18,000 -
Birmingham -13 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Bridgend - 4 £18,000 -
Hertfordshire +18 3 £40,000 +35.59%
Merseyside +9 3 - -
Liverpool +6 3 - -
Farnham - 2 £19,500 -
Kent - 2 £20,000 -
Winchester - 2 £40,000 -
Reading +10 1 £29,000 +28.88%
East Midlands +8 1 £20,000 -
Nottingham +4 1 £20,000 -
Manchester +3 1 £67,500 -

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 112 (64.37%) A+ Certification
2 106 (60.92%) Microsoft
3 98 (56.32%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (55.75%) Windows
5 90 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 85 (48.85%) CCNA
7 80 (45.98%) Cisco
8 68 (39.08%) Firewall
9 63 (36.21%) ITIL
10 61 (35.06%) Linux
11 59 (33.91%) MS Exchange
12 57 (32.76%) MCSA
12 57 (32.76%) TCP/IP
13 56 (32.18%) MCSE
14 51 (29.31%) Active Directory
15 49 (28.16%) VMware
16 47 (27.01%) MS Excel
17 43 (24.71%) HP
18 39 (22.41%) CISSP
18 39 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
19 38 (21.84%) SLA
20 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (21.26%) Windows 7
21 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
21 34 (19.54%) Cybersecurity
22 33 (18.97%) Ethical Hacking
22 33 (18.97%) C
23 32 (18.39%) LAN
23 32 (18.39%) Windows 8
23 32 (18.39%) Windows 10

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 59 (33.91%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (12.07%) Skype for Business
5 18 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (8.62%) Apache Pig
7 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
8 7 (4.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.57%) CMS
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (27.01%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.82%) Office 365
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (39.08%) Firewall
2 57 (32.76%) TCP/IP
3 32 (18.39%) LAN
4 29 (16.67%) DNS
5 28 (16.09%) VoIP
6 25 (14.37%) WAN
7 24 (13.79%) ADSL
8 20 (11.49%) DHCP
9 18 (10.34%) Wireless
10 16 (9.20%) VPN
11 13 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (7.47%) Network Security
12 12 (6.90%) VLAN
13 9 (5.17%) FWSM
13 9 (5.17%) IPsec
14 8 (4.60%) SAN
15 7 (4.02%) SSL
15 7 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (2.87%) Ethernet
16 5 (2.87%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.20%) Big Data
3 15 (8.62%) Apache Hive
3 15 (8.62%) Hadoop
4 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.60%) Back Office
3 6 (3.45%) Finance
4 5 (2.87%) Games
4 5 (2.87%) Law
5 3 (1.72%) Legal
6 2 (1.15%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (25.86%) Support Engineer
2 35 (20.11%) Analyst
3 33 (18.97%) 1st Line Support
4 31 (17.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 30 (17.24%) Service Analyst
6 24 (13.79%) Network Engineer
7 23 (13.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (12.64%) 1st Line Engineer
8 22 (12.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 21 (12.07%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 21 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) Trainer
11 14 (8.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 13 (7.47%) Help Desk Analyst
12 13 (7.47%) Support Analyst
13 12 (6.90%) Service Desk Engineer
13 12 (6.90%) Service Desk Support
13 12 (6.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 11 (6.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 11 (6.32%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.77%) Java EE
2 13 (7.47%) STL
3 1 (0.57%) .NET
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.57%) COM
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.62%) Cybercrime
2 13 (7.47%) Driving Licence
3 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.72%) iPhone
7 2 (1.15%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.15%) Social Media
7 2 (1.15%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) CESG
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) EPoS
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.57%) Statistics
8 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (55.75%) Windows
2 61 (35.06%) Linux
3 39 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (21.26%) Windows 7
5 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (18.39%) Windows 10
6 32 (18.39%) Windows 8
7 25 (14.37%) Windows Server
8 19 (10.92%) Android
9 17 (9.77%) Unix
10 16 (9.20%) Apple iOS
11 15 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (6.90%) Windows Vista
13 9 (5.17%) Windows XP
14 7 (4.02%) AIX
14 7 (4.02%) CentOS
14 7 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (2.87%) Windows 2000
16 4 (2.30%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.21%) ITIL
2 34 (19.54%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (18.97%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (11.49%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (11.49%) Reverse Engineering
4 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
5 19 (10.92%) ITIL V3
6 18 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (9.77%) Multithreading
8 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
9 15 (8.62%) Mobile Development
9 15 (8.62%) Project Management
10 12 (6.90%) Information Security
11 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.75%) Network Architecture
12 9 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (5.17%) Web Filtering
13 8 (4.60%) ITIL V2
14 7 (4.02%) Patch Management
14 7 (4.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.97%) C
2 17 (9.77%) C++
2 17 (9.77%) Java
3 14 (8.05%) C#
4 13 (7.47%) Objective-C
4 13 (7.47%) SQL
5 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.87%) Perl
6 5 (2.87%) Python
7 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 112 (64.37%) A+ Certification
2 98 (56.32%) Cisco Certification
3 90 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 85 (48.85%) CCNA
5 57 (32.76%) MCSA
6 56 (32.18%) MCSE
7 39 (22.41%) CISSP
8 30 (17.24%) MCP
9 26 (14.94%) MCITP
10 25 (14.37%) Security Cleared
11 20 (11.49%) GIAC
11 20 (11.49%) Linux+ Certification
11 20 (11.49%) SANS
11 20 (11.49%) SSCP
12 18 (10.34%) RHCE
13 16 (9.20%) Degree
14 14 (8.05%) CompTIA Security+
14 14 (8.05%) Security+ Certification
15 12 (6.90%) CEH
15 12 (6.90%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (21.84%) SLA
2 16 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.75%) XenApp
5 8 (4.60%) Firmware
6 7 (4.02%) vSphere
7 6 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 6 (3.45%) Terminal Server
7 6 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.87%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.72%) NFS
10 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (7.47%) Backup Exec
2 12 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.02%) HP SIM
3 7 (4.02%) WSUS
4 5 (2.87%) SCCM
5 3 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.72%) Nmap
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.57%) MOM
6 1 (0.57%) SCSM
6 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (60.92%) Microsoft
2 80 (45.98%) Cisco
3 49 (28.16%) VMware
4 43 (24.71%) HP
5 29 (16.67%) Citrix
6 23 (13.22%) WatchGuard
7 22 (12.64%) SolarWinds
8 18 (10.34%) Red Hat
8 18 (10.34%) Sophos
9 15 (8.62%) Extreme Networks
10 14 (8.05%) Symantec
11 12 (6.90%) Juniper
12 11 (6.32%) Dell
12 11 (6.32%) EMC
12 11 (6.32%) NetApp
12 11 (6.32%) ProCurve
13 9 (5.17%) CheckPoint
13 9 (5.17%) F5
13 9 (5.17%) Palo Alto
14 7 (4.02%) GFI Software
Surrey
Capita plc
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita plc
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Schroders plc
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: £Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Versende
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago