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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 858 936 934
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 90 49 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.044% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 47 54
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,650 £19,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £21,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%

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
28126 30918 32695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.56% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22646 24152 26161
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
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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 +71 85 £24,500 +8.88% 9
South West +5 30 £22,000 +4.76% 1
South East +20 24 £24,500 +8.88% 4
Cornwall -7 17 £22,000 +4.76% 1
Redruth -7 14 £22,000 +4.76% 1
Surrey +8 12 £24,500 +48.48% 1
Bristol - 12 £22,000 -
North West +32 8 £67,500 +53.40% 1
East of England +16 7 £21,000 -28.81% 1
London +11 7 £63,750 +131.81% 2
West Midlands -13 7 £30,000 -7.69%
Hampshire - 6 £21,750 - 1
Manchester - 5 £67,500 - 1
Birmingham -12 4 £30,000 -7.69%
South Wales - 4 £18,000 -
Bridgend - 4 £18,000 -
Wales - 4 £18,000 -
Hertfordshire +15 3 £40,000 +35.59%
Kent -4 3 £27,750 +38.75% 2
Liverpool - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Essex - 3 £17,500 -
Winchester - 2 £40,000 -
Fareham - 2 £19,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £30,500 -
Telford - 2 £17,000 -
Farnham - 2 £19,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £17,000 -
Buckinghamshire +22 1 £26,500 -49.52%
Reading +12 1 £29,000 +28.88%

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 108 (60.34%) A+ Certification
2 105 (58.66%) Cisco Certification
3 102 (56.98%) Microsoft
4 98 (54.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 92 (51.40%) CCNA
5 92 (51.40%) Windows
6 77 (43.02%) Firewall
7 74 (41.34%) Cisco
8 65 (36.31%) TCP/IP
9 64 (35.75%) Linux
10 60 (33.52%) MCSE
11 59 (32.96%) MCSA
12 52 (29.05%) ITIL
13 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
14 45 (25.14%) CISSP
15 43 (24.02%) VMware
16 42 (23.46%) Active Directory
17 40 (22.35%) MS Excel
18 39 (21.79%) Cybersecurity
19 38 (21.23%) Ethical Hacking
20 37 (20.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 35 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
21 35 (19.55%) C
22 34 (18.99%) HP
22 34 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
23 33 (18.44%) Telecoms
23 33 (18.44%) DNS
23 33 (18.44%) Windows 7
24 32 (17.88%) MCP
24 32 (17.88%) Security Cleared

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 27 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (13.97%) Apache Pig
4 23 (12.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (12.29%) Skype for Business
6 16 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (5.03%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.12%) CMS
10 2 (1.12%) IIS
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.20%) Office 365
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (43.02%) Firewall
2 65 (36.31%) TCP/IP
3 33 (18.44%) DNS
4 28 (15.64%) LAN
5 23 (12.85%) DHCP
6 22 (12.29%) VoIP
6 22 (12.29%) WAN
7 19 (10.61%) VPN
7 19 (10.61%) Wireless
8 17 (9.50%) ADSL
8 17 (9.50%) Network Security
9 13 (7.26%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (6.70%) VLAN
11 9 (5.03%) FWSM
11 9 (5.03%) IPsec
12 8 (4.47%) SAN
13 7 (3.91%) SSL
13 7 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (2.79%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.97%) Apache Hive
2 25 (13.97%) Big Data
2 25 (13.97%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 33 (18.44%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.47%) Back Office
3 7 (3.91%) Finance
4 5 (2.79%) Law
5 3 (1.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (22.91%) Support Engineer
2 29 (16.20%) Analyst
3 26 (14.53%) 1st Line Support
4 25 (13.97%) Service Analyst
4 25 (13.97%) Service Desk Analyst
5 24 (13.41%) Network Engineer
6 20 (11.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 20 (11.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (10.61%) 1st Line Engineer
7 19 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (10.61%) Software Engineer
7 19 (10.61%) Trainer
8 17 (9.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (6.70%) Help Desk Analyst
9 12 (6.70%) IT Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) Principal Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) Principal Software Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) Service Desk Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.97%) Java EE
2 21 (11.73%) STL
3 2 (1.12%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) .NET
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) COM
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) Cybercrime
2 12 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.59%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.79%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.23%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.68%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.68%) iPhone
8 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.12%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.12%) Social Media
8 2 (1.12%) User Experience
8 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.56%) CESG
9 1 (0.56%) EPoS
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (51.40%) Windows
2 64 (35.75%) Linux
3 37 (20.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (18.44%) Windows 7
6 31 (17.32%) Windows 10
7 29 (16.20%) Android
8 28 (15.64%) Windows 8
9 26 (14.53%) Apple iOS
10 25 (13.97%) Windows Server
11 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (7.82%) Unix
13 10 (5.59%) Windows Vista
14 9 (5.03%) Windows XP
15 7 (3.91%) AIX
15 7 (3.91%) CentOS
15 7 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (2.79%) Windows 2000
17 3 (1.68%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.05%) ITIL
2 39 (21.79%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (21.23%) Ethical Hacking
4 25 (13.97%) Mobile Development
4 25 (13.97%) Multithreading
4 25 (13.97%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (13.97%) Reverse Engineering
4 25 (13.97%) Software Engineering
5 19 (10.61%) ITIL V3
6 15 (8.38%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (7.26%) Information Security
7 13 (7.26%) PRINCE2
8 12 (6.70%) Project Management
9 10 (5.59%) Network Architecture
10 9 (5.03%) ITIL V2
11 8 (4.47%) Data Protection
11 8 (4.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 7 (3.91%) Patch Management
13 6 (3.35%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (3.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.55%) C
2 25 (13.97%) C++
2 25 (13.97%) Java
3 22 (12.29%) C#
4 21 (11.73%) Objective-C
5 14 (7.82%) SQL
6 8 (4.47%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.68%) Perl
7 3 (1.68%) Python
8 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 108 (60.34%) A+ Certification
2 105 (58.66%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (54.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 92 (51.40%) CCNA
5 60 (33.52%) MCSE
6 59 (32.96%) MCSA
7 45 (25.14%) CISSP
8 32 (17.88%) MCP
8 32 (17.88%) Security Cleared
9 26 (14.53%) GIAC
10 25 (13.97%) Linux+ Certification
10 25 (13.97%) MCITP
10 25 (13.97%) SANS
10 25 (13.97%) SSCP
11 22 (12.29%) Degree
12 18 (10.06%) RHCE
13 13 (7.26%) CEH
13 13 (7.26%) CompTIA Security+
13 13 (7.26%) Security+ Certification
14 12 (6.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.53%) SLA
2 16 (8.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (23.46%) Active Directory
2 34 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.94%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.59%) XenApp
5 8 (4.47%) Firmware
6 7 (3.91%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.91%) vSphere
7 6 (3.35%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.79%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.68%) NFS
10 2 (1.12%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (8.38%) Backup Exec
2 12 (6.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.91%) HP SIM
3 7 (3.91%) WSUS
4 5 (2.79%) SCCM
5 3 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.68%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.68%) Nmap
6 1 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.56%) MOM
6 1 (0.56%) SCSM
6 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 102 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 74 (41.34%) Cisco
3 43 (24.02%) VMware
4 34 (18.99%) HP
5 28 (15.64%) Citrix
6 22 (12.29%) WatchGuard
7 18 (10.06%) Red Hat
7 18 (10.06%) SolarWinds
8 14 (7.82%) Sophos
9 13 (7.26%) Symantec
10 12 (6.70%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (6.70%) Juniper
11 11 (6.15%) ProCurve
12 10 (5.59%) Dell
12 10 (5.59%) F5
13 9 (5.03%) CheckPoint
13 9 (5.03%) Palo Alto
14 8 (4.47%) Adobe
15 7 (3.91%) EMC
15 7 (3.91%) IBM
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