Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Network+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 237 -
Rank change year-on-year +89 - +227
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 6 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.031% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
Central London median daily rate £225 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Network+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 508 865 944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.62% 13.36% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 611 691
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +8.40%
10th Percentile £279 £305 £306
90th Percentile £638 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 41
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.82 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.00% +32.74% +4.56%
10th Percentile £20.53 £12.25 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.40 £41.18 £38.50
Median hourly rate £33.75 £21.18 £19.50
% change year-on-year +59.35% +8.62% +9.38%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Network+ Certification in the City of London

Network+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network+ Certification in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Network+ Certification in the City of London

Network+ Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Network+ Certification in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Network+ Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
3 4 (66.67%) A+ Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Time Management
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (66.67%) Xerox
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) CCENT
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware

Network+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) A+ Certification
1 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (33.33%) CCENT
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Xerox
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) VMware