The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 237 224 206
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.071% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £21,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
Network+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1725 1411 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.63% 26.11% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1099 1037
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the West Midlands region.

Network+ Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Network+ Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network+ Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the West Midlands region 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -12 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Shropshire - 2 £17,000 -
Network+ Certification
England

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (63.64%) MCP
3 6 (54.55%) A+ Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (45.45%) IPsec
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
4 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
4 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
4 5 (45.45%) Kaseya
4 5 (45.45%) MCITP
4 5 (45.45%) VLAN
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) SonicWALL
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Kaspersky
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) NetApp
4 5 (45.45%) Symantec
4 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (45.45%) Sophos
4 5 (45.45%) L2TP
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) IPsec
1 5 (45.45%) L2TP
1 5 (45.45%) NetScaler
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) VLAN
1 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Technician
2 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Server Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) MCP
2 6 (54.55%) A+ Certification
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) MCITP
3 5 (45.45%) MCSA
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
1 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
1 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) AVG
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) EMC
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) Kaseya
1 5 (45.45%) Kaspersky
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) NetApp
1 5 (45.45%) Ruckus Wireless
1 5 (45.45%) SonicWALL
1 5 (45.45%) Sophos
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
1 5 (45.45%) VMware