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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 862 911 870
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -41
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 86 31 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.029% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.10% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80 31 69
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £24,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -6.60%

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
28380 29562 28677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.02% 27.74% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22655 23639 22533
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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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
England +79 82 £32,500 +30.00% 13
South East +20 24 £27,500 +22.22% 1
London +21 21 £67,500 +119.51% 5
South West +12 18 £75,000 +257.14% 1
North West +33 10 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Manchester +26 10 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Hampshire - 9 £21,000 -
Bristol - 9 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £75,000 -
Cheltenham - 8 £75,000 -
Surrey +5 5 £28,000 +47.36% 1
Telford - 5 £17,000 -
Southampton - 5 £21,000 -
Shropshire - 5 £17,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £17,000 - 3
East of England +4 4 £65,000 +136.36% 1
High Wycombe - 4 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £52,500 -
Reading +11 3 £27,500 +10.00%
Berkshire -2 3 £27,500 +10.00%
Suffolk -8 3 £65,000 +73.33%
Ipswich -16 3 £65,000 +73.33%
Winchester - 3 £37,500 -
Redruth +1 1 £17,000 -19.04% 1
Cornwall -5 1 £17,000 -19.04% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £21,000 - 1
Brighton - 1 £26,500 -
Bedford - 1 £21,000 - 1
Alton - 1 £19,500 -
Crawley - 1 £27,500 -

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 115 (63.89%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (57.78%) CCNA
3 93 (51.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 92 (51.11%) A+ Certification
5 74 (41.11%) Microsoft
6 70 (38.89%) Firewall
7 67 (37.22%) TCP/IP
7 67 (37.22%) Linux
8 64 (35.56%) MCSE
9 61 (33.89%) Windows
9 61 (33.89%) CISSP
10 60 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 54 (30.00%) Cisco
12 53 (29.44%) Ethical Hacking
12 53 (29.44%) Cybersecurity
13 50 (27.78%) ITIL
14 47 (26.11%) C
15 45 (25.00%) GIAC
16 44 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
16 44 (24.44%) Android
17 43 (23.89%) Reverse Engineering
17 43 (23.89%) Software Engineering
17 43 (23.89%) Linux+ Certification
17 43 (23.89%) C++
17 43 (23.89%) Java
17 43 (23.89%) Telecoms
17 43 (23.89%) Big Data
17 43 (23.89%) Apache Pig
17 43 (23.89%) Hadoop
17 43 (23.89%) Apache Hive

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 43 (23.89%) Apache Pig
2 29 (16.11%) MS Exchange
3 17 (9.44%) Skype for Business
4 12 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.44%) IIS
8 7 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.78%) CMS
10 3 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.11%) MS Office
3 5 (2.78%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.56%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (38.89%) Firewall
2 67 (37.22%) TCP/IP
3 28 (15.56%) DNS
4 20 (11.11%) LAN
4 20 (11.11%) Network Security
5 19 (10.56%) VPN
6 18 (10.00%) DHCP
7 15 (8.33%) WAN
7 15 (8.33%) Wireless
8 11 (6.11%) VoIP
9 6 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 5 (2.78%) ADSL
10 5 (2.78%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.78%) Internet
10 5 (2.78%) SSL
10 5 (2.78%) Unified Communications
11 4 (2.22%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.89%) Apache Hive
1 43 (23.89%) Big Data
1 43 (23.89%) Hadoop
2 26 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.44%) MS Access
6 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 43 (23.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.00%) Back Office
3 8 (4.44%) Law
4 3 (1.67%) Finance
4 3 (1.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (13.89%) Support Engineer
2 24 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 19 (10.56%) Developer
3 19 (10.56%) Network Engineer
3 19 (10.56%) Trainer
4 18 (10.00%) Analyst
5 13 (7.22%) Principal Engineer
5 13 (7.22%) Principal Software Engineer
6 12 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 12 (6.67%) IT Trainer
6 12 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 12 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (6.11%) Support Specialist
8 10 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 10 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (5.00%) Administrator
9 9 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (4.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.33%) Java EE
2 39 (21.67%) STL
3 14 (7.78%) HTML
4 9 (5.00%) CSS
5 8 (4.44%) .NET
5 8 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.11%) Cybercrime
2 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.89%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.67%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.11%) iPad
8 2 (1.11%) iPhone
8 2 (1.11%) Social Media
9 1 (0.56%) CESG
9 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) EPoS
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.22%) Linux
2 61 (33.89%) Windows
3 44 (24.44%) Android
4 43 (23.89%) Apple iOS
5 21 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 14 (7.78%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.78%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 9 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.89%) AIX
9 7 (3.89%) CentOS
9 7 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.22%) FreeBSD
12 3 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.44%) Cybersecurity
1 53 (29.44%) Ethical Hacking
2 50 (27.78%) ITIL
3 44 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
4 43 (23.89%) Mobile Development
4 43 (23.89%) Reverse Engineering
4 43 (23.89%) Software Engineering
5 42 (23.33%) Multithreading
6 17 (9.44%) Coaching
7 12 (6.67%) ITIL V2
8 10 (5.56%) Information Security
9 9 (5.00%) High Availability
9 9 (5.00%) ITIL V3
9 9 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 9 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 8 (4.44%) Change Management
10 8 (4.44%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.89%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (3.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (26.11%) C
2 43 (23.89%) C++
2 43 (23.89%) Java
3 39 (21.67%) C#
3 39 (21.67%) Objective-C
4 23 (12.78%) SQL
5 16 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.11%) Perl
7 2 (1.11%) Python
7 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (63.89%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (57.78%) CCNA
3 93 (51.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 92 (51.11%) A+ Certification
5 64 (35.56%) MCSE
6 61 (33.89%) CISSP
7 60 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 45 (25.00%) GIAC
9 43 (23.89%) Linux+ Certification
9 43 (23.89%) SANS
10 41 (22.78%) SSCP
11 30 (16.67%) Degree
11 30 (16.67%) MCP
12 27 (15.00%) MCSA
13 23 (12.78%) CompTIA Security+
13 23 (12.78%) Security+ Certification
14 22 (12.22%) SC Cleared
15 16 (8.89%) DV Cleared
16 14 (7.78%) MCITP
16 14 (7.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) SLA
2 10 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 21 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.44%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.89%) vSphere
5 5 (2.78%) XenApp
6 4 (2.22%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.11%) Firmware
7 2 (1.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (10.56%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.89%) HP SIM
3 7 (3.89%) WSUS
4 5 (2.78%) SCCM
5 3 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 74 (41.11%) Microsoft
2 54 (30.00%) Cisco
3 28 (15.56%) Citrix
4 25 (13.89%) VMware
5 18 (10.00%) HP
6 17 (9.44%) Adobe
7 14 (7.78%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.11%) Dell
8 11 (6.11%) SolarWinds
9 9 (5.00%) ProCurve
9 9 (5.00%) Sophos
9 9 (5.00%) Symantec
10 7 (3.89%) GFI Software
10 7 (3.89%) IBM
11 6 (3.33%) Altiris
11 6 (3.33%) Polycom
11 6 (3.33%) WatchGuard
12 5 (2.78%) F5
12 5 (2.78%) Juniper
13 4 (2.22%) Sun
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