Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 234 271
Rank change year-on-year -10 +37 +25
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.10% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.67% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
City of London median daily rate £200 - £300
Central London median daily rate £175 £150 £300
% change year-on-year +16.67% -50.00% -40.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 995 1042 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.94% 15.56% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 732 1007
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.81% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £262
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £442
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.81% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 29
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +1.60% +20.65%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.23
90th Percentile £29.64 £29.38 £38.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.35
% change year-on-year - +3.54% +7.94%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network+ Certification as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network+ Certification in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network+ Certification in the City of London

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network+ Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 2 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (50.00%) CSIRT
2 2 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Xerox
3 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+

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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 2 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) GCIA
1 2 (50.00%) GCIH
1 2 (50.00%) GIAC
1 2 (50.00%) Novell Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CSIRT
1 2 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Xerox