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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 816 806 837
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 64 73 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.068% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 41
Average salary £24,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £34,100 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £27,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +30.95%

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
30716 29211 32279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.80% 27.10% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24600 23037 27108
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 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
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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 -11 62 £24,500 -10.90% 3
South East -13 34 £23,500 -6.00%
Surrey +2 26 £21,750 -4.39%
Addlestone - 18 £19,000 -
London -3 12 £32,500 +10.16% 2
Reigate -27 6 £24,750 +10.00%
Berkshire +8 5 £27,500 -
Reading +4 5 £27,500 -
South West -18 5 £22,500 -33.82%
Redruth - 5 £22,500 -
Cornwall - 5 £22,500 -
East Midlands +6 3 £37,750 +25.83%
North Yorkshire - 3 £21,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £21,000 -
Harrogate - 3 £21,000 -
East of England - 3 £27,500 - 1
Derbyshire +22 2 £37,500 +50.00%
City of London +13 2 £35,000 +12.90%
Wales +8 2 £21,500 -1.14%
Derby +7 2 £37,500 +50.00%
South Wales +4 2 £21,500 -1.14%
Kent -10 2 £14,000 -46.15%
Guildford -17 2 £20,000 -20.00%
Manchester - 2 £27,500 -
Norfolk - 2 £27,500 -
Norwich - 2 £27,500 -
North West - 2 £27,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £14,000 -
Oxford +11 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £32,500 -38.09%

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 88 (64.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (54.74%) Microsoft
3 66 (48.18%) A+ Certification
4 60 (43.80%) Cisco
5 59 (43.07%) Windows
6 58 (42.34%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (40.15%) ITIL
8 51 (37.23%) MS Excel
8 51 (37.23%) CCNA
9 42 (30.66%) MS Exchange
10 41 (29.93%) MCSA
10 41 (29.93%) TCP/IP
11 40 (29.20%) ADSL
12 39 (28.47%) Active Directory
13 37 (27.01%) Internet
14 35 (25.55%) SLA
15 34 (24.82%) HP
15 34 (24.82%) Firewall
16 31 (22.63%) MCSE
17 29 (21.17%) LAN
18 26 (18.98%) WAN
19 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (17.52%) MS Office
20 24 (17.52%) DNS
20 24 (17.52%) Sophos
21 23 (16.79%) MCP
21 23 (16.79%) Broadband
21 23 (16.79%) Ethernet
21 23 (16.79%) BMC
21 23 (16.79%) Windows Server 2008

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 42 (30.66%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (11.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.57%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.38%) Lync
6 5 (3.65%) Apache
6 5 (3.65%) IIS
6 5 (3.65%) Moodle
7 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 51 (37.23%) MS Excel
2 24 (17.52%) MS Office
3 8 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.92%) MS Project
4 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.93%) TCP/IP
2 40 (29.20%) ADSL
3 37 (27.01%) Internet
4 34 (24.82%) Firewall
5 29 (21.17%) LAN
6 26 (18.98%) WAN
7 24 (17.52%) DNS
8 23 (16.79%) Ethernet
8 23 (16.79%) Broadband
9 20 (14.60%) VoIP
10 15 (10.95%) DHCP
11 9 (6.57%) VPN
12 8 (5.84%) Wireless
13 6 (4.38%) Cisco PIX
13 6 (4.38%) Network Security
13 6 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (4.38%) FWSM
14 4 (2.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (2.19%) PABX
16 2 (1.46%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.73%) MySQL
General
1 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.38%) Law
3 4 (2.92%) Finance
4 3 (2.19%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) German Language
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 26 (18.98%) Support Engineer
3 22 (16.06%) Technical Support
4 21 (15.33%) 1st Line Support
5 19 (13.87%) Support Analyst
6 14 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (10.22%) Technical Support Engineer
6 14 (10.22%) Technical Engineer
6 14 (10.22%) NOC Engineer
7 13 (9.49%) Technical Support Analyst
7 13 (9.49%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (8.76%) Service Analyst
9 10 (7.30%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (7.30%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (6.57%) Senior Support Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) Senior Technical Support
11 7 (5.11%) Team Leader
12 6 (4.38%) Senior Support Engineer
12 6 (4.38%) Data Centre Technician
13 5 (3.65%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.73%) HTML
1 1 (0.73%) .NET
1 1 (0.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Mathematics
2 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.92%) PMI
5 3 (2.19%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.73%) CMDB
7 1 (0.73%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.07%) Windows
2 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (16.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
4 22 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (13.14%) Windows Vista
6 12 (8.76%) Windows 8
7 11 (8.03%) Linux
8 6 (4.38%) FreeBSD
9 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.65%) UNIX
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) ITIL
2 23 (16.79%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (15.33%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.03%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.11%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.38%) Line Management
7 6 (4.38%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.65%) Project Management
8 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.92%) Change Management
9 4 (2.92%) Information Security
9 4 (2.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.92%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (2.92%) People Management
10 3 (2.19%) Investment Management
10 3 (2.19%) Time Management
10 3 (2.19%) CRM
11 2 (1.46%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.46%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.06%) C
2 8 (5.84%) SQL
3 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.73%) VBScript
4 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (64.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (48.18%) A+ Certification
3 58 (42.34%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (37.23%) CCNA
5 41 (29.93%) MCSA
6 31 (22.63%) MCSE
7 23 (16.79%) MCP
8 15 (10.95%) MCITP
9 12 (8.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (7.30%) Degree
11 9 (6.57%) MOS
12 6 (4.38%) CCNP
13 5 (3.65%) HND
13 5 (3.65%) MCDBA
13 5 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (3.65%) MCDST
13 5 (3.65%) CCENT
14 4 (2.92%) APMP
14 4 (2.92%) CISSP
14 4 (2.92%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (25.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (28.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.84%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.38%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (3.65%) Firmware
6 3 (2.19%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.46%) XenApp
8 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (2.19%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.73%) WSUS
2 1 (0.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 75 (54.74%) Microsoft
2 60 (43.80%) Cisco
3 34 (24.82%) HP
4 24 (17.52%) Sophos
5 23 (16.79%) SolarWinds
5 23 (16.79%) BMC
6 19 (13.87%) Sun
7 15 (10.95%) VMware
8 9 (6.57%) Juniper
9 8 (5.84%) Citrix
10 7 (5.11%) Dell
11 6 (4.38%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.38%) F5
12 5 (3.65%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (3.65%) BT
12 5 (3.65%) Symantec
13 4 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.46%) NetApp
14 2 (1.46%) Sage
14 2 (1.46%) McAfee
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