The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Network+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 837 876
Rank change year-on-year +46 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 71 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.083% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 57 44
Median salary £36,500 £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.69% -2.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,900 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +38.63% +4.76%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20630 24554 28463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.63% 26.58% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16168 20075 22743
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Network+ Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Network+ Certification in England

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network+ Certification in England

Network+ Certification
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network+ Certification in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network+ Certification in England

Network+ Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +44 18 £35,000 +34.61% 1
East of England +9 18 £52,500 +162.50% 3
South West +3 15 £18,500 -19.56% 1
London +13 11 £47,500 +27.51% 2
North West - 4 £56,250 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £24,000 - 1
East Midlands +18 1 £21,000 +5.00%
West Midlands +12 1 - -
Network+ Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT 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 job ads across the England region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 96 (66.21%) Windows
2 83 (57.24%) Microsoft
3 72 (49.66%) Firewall
4 65 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 65 (44.83%) A+ Certification
5 62 (42.76%) Active Directory
6 58 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (39.31%) CCNA
8 48 (33.10%) Linux
9 46 (31.72%) TCP/IP
10 45 (31.03%) CISSP
11 39 (26.90%) VMware
11 39 (26.90%) Network Security
12 38 (26.21%) VPN
12 38 (26.21%) SANS
13 37 (25.52%) Unix
14 35 (24.14%) DNS
15 33 (22.76%) Information Security
16 32 (22.07%) CISM
16 32 (22.07%) MCP
17 31 (21.38%) ITIL
17 31 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 31 (21.38%) Windows Server
17 31 (21.38%) Cybersecurity
18 30 (20.69%) GIAC
19 29 (20.00%) Office 365
20 28 (19.31%) CNA
20 28 (19.31%) Novell Certification
21 27 (18.62%) Degree
21 27 (18.62%) Cisco

Network+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (15.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.07%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (2.07%) Inkscape
3 3 (2.07%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Revit
4 1 (0.69%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.00%) Office 365
2 19 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 72 (49.66%) Firewall
2 46 (31.72%) TCP/IP
3 39 (26.90%) Network Security
4 38 (26.21%) VPN
5 35 (24.14%) DNS
6 26 (17.93%) DHCP
6 26 (17.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 24 (16.55%) WAN
8 23 (15.86%) VoIP
9 20 (13.79%) LAN
10 12 (8.28%) PBX
11 8 (5.52%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (5.52%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (5.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (5.52%) FTP
12 6 (4.14%) Internet
12 6 (4.14%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (3.45%) HTTP
13 5 (3.45%) HTTPS
13 5 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.69%) Big Data
2 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) JIRA
2 4 (2.76%) JMeter
2 4 (2.76%) Redmine
2 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (17.93%) Legal
2 13 (8.97%) Finance
3 6 (4.14%) Games
3 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.76%) Digital Economy
4 4 (2.76%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.07%) Automotive
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (33.10%) Analyst
2 35 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 28 (19.31%) Security Analyst
4 27 (18.62%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 19 (13.10%) IT Support
6 12 (8.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (8.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (8.28%) IT Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) Service Analyst
6 12 (8.28%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (7.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (6.21%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Network Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Support Technician
10 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.83%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.14%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.07%) COM
3 2 (1.38%) .NET
4 1 (0.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Data Centre
1 17 (11.72%) Driving Licence
2 12 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.83%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.14%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.14%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.45%) Clustering
5 5 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.07%) 3D Printing
6 3 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) CESG
8 1 (0.69%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.69%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (66.21%) Windows
2 48 (33.10%) Linux
3 37 (25.52%) Unix
4 31 (21.38%) Windows Server
5 24 (16.55%) Windows 7
6 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (5.52%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.52%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.14%) Mac OS
10 5 (3.45%) Android
11 4 (2.76%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.69%) Debian
12 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.76%) Information Security
2 31 (21.38%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (21.38%) ITIL
3 26 (17.93%) Vulnerability Management
4 25 (17.24%) Threat Detection
5 22 (15.17%) Computer Security
6 21 (14.48%) Computer Forensics
6 21 (14.48%) E-Discovery
6 21 (14.48%) Forensic Analysis
6 21 (14.48%) Network Design
7 13 (8.97%) Change Control
8 11 (7.59%) SIEM
9 10 (6.90%) Test Management
10 9 (6.21%) Analytics
10 9 (6.21%) High Availability
10 9 (6.21%) Time Management
11 8 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.52%) Investment Management
11 8 (5.52%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.93%) SQL
2 7 (4.83%) C
2 7 (4.83%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.14%) Python
4 5 (3.45%) Java
5 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.76%) Korn
5 4 (2.76%) Perl
5 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.07%) C#
Qualifications
1 65 (44.83%) A+ Certification
1 65 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (39.31%) CCNA
4 45 (31.03%) CISSP
5 38 (26.21%) SANS
6 32 (22.07%) CISM
6 32 (22.07%) MCP
7 30 (20.69%) GIAC
8 28 (19.31%) CNA
8 28 (19.31%) Novell Certification
9 27 (18.62%) Degree
10 26 (17.93%) GCIA
10 26 (17.93%) GCIH
10 26 (17.93%) MCSE
11 25 (17.24%) CCNP
12 21 (14.48%) MCSA
13 20 (13.79%) CompTIA Security+
13 20 (13.79%) Security+ Certification
14 19 (13.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.59%) SLA
3 10 (6.90%) COBIT
4 6 (4.14%) GPG13
4 6 (4.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (42.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.21%) vSphere
6 4 (2.76%) NFS
6 4 (2.76%) Samba
6 4 (2.76%) XenApp
7 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.69%) pfSense
8 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (14.48%) CSIRT
1 21 (14.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 21 (14.48%) SCCM
2 9 (6.21%) Cacti
3 4 (2.76%) Ansible
3 4 (2.76%) Nagios
3 4 (2.76%) Puppet
3 4 (2.76%) SmokePing
3 4 (2.76%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.69%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.69%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 83 (57.24%) Microsoft
2 39 (26.90%) VMware
3 27 (18.62%) Cisco
4 21 (14.48%) Citrix
4 21 (14.48%) Sun
5 14 (9.66%) ServiceNow
6 12 (8.28%) WatchGuard
7 10 (6.90%) Apple
7 10 (6.90%) Google
8 9 (6.21%) CheckPoint
9 8 (5.52%) Meraki
10 7 (4.83%) HP
10 7 (4.83%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.14%) Dell
12 5 (3.45%) LogRhythm
13 4 (2.76%) Avaya
13 4 (2.76%) EMC
13 4 (2.76%) NetApp
13 4 (2.76%) Sonus
13 4 (2.76%) Zeacom
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