Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Network+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 359 348
Rank change year-on-year +55 -11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 62 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 3 2
North West median annual salary £23,000 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.19% -22.22% +120.41%
10th Percentile £16,000 £29,850 £58,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,750 £76,250
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +32.08% +6.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,546 2,899 2,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.87% 22.06% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,900 2,201 2,272
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Network+ Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Network+ Certification in the North West

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network+ Certification in the North West

Network+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network+ Certification in the North West over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Network+ Certification in the North West

Network+ Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +53 40 £25,000 -36.71% 1
Cheshire +19 22 £17,500 -70.83% 1
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 51 (82.26%) ITIL
1 51 (82.26%) Cisco
1 51 (82.26%) Change Management
1 51 (82.26%) Knowledge Management
1 51 (82.26%) Statistics
1 51 (82.26%) Fortinet
1 51 (82.26%) Problem Management
2 45 (72.58%) Telecoms
3 44 (70.97%) Huawei
4 42 (67.74%) Incident Management
4 42 (67.74%) Service Management
5 38 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (61.29%) CCNA
6 27 (43.55%) Firewall
7 15 (24.19%) VMware
7 15 (24.19%) SAN
7 15 (24.19%) Virtual Servers
7 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.74%) Windows
9 10 (16.13%) Linux
9 10 (16.13%) MCSE
9 10 (16.13%) Python
9 10 (16.13%) C
9 10 (16.13%) C#
9 10 (16.13%) C++
9 10 (16.13%) Java
9 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 10 (16.13%) PHP
9 10 (16.13%) .NET

Network+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (16.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Firewall
2 15 (24.19%) SAN
3 10 (16.13%) HTTP
3 10 (16.13%) SSL
3 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.68%) ADSL
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) WAN
5 2 (3.23%) WLAN
6 1 (1.61%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Apache Hive
1 10 (16.13%) Big Data
1 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (16.13%) Bitbucket
1 10 (16.13%) CodeSonar
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 10 (16.13%) git-flow
1 10 (16.13%) JIRA
1 10 (16.13%) Robot Framework
1 10 (16.13%) Selenium
General
1 45 (72.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Analyst
1 51 (82.26%) Service Analyst
1 51 (82.26%) Service Desk Analyst
2 27 (43.55%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (33.87%) Telecoms Analyst
4 15 (24.19%) Server Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Java Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Software Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (11.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Support
7 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Cisco Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Senior Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) .NET
1 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
1 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
1 10 (16.13%) Django
1 10 (16.13%) Java EE
1 10 (16.13%) LAMP
1 10 (16.13%) Node.js
1 10 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (16.13%) REST
1 10 (16.13%) SOAP
1 10 (16.13%) Spring MVC
1 10 (16.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Android
2 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (82.26%) Change Management
1 51 (82.26%) ITIL
1 51 (82.26%) Knowledge Management
1 51 (82.26%) Problem Management
1 51 (82.26%) Statistics
2 42 (67.74%) Incident Management
2 42 (67.74%) Service Management
3 10 (16.13%) API Design
3 10 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (16.13%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (16.13%) Kanban
3 10 (16.13%) Multithreading
3 10 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (16.13%) Reverse Engineering
3 10 (16.13%) Scrum
3 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
3 10 (16.13%) User Stories
4 6 (9.68%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
1 10 (16.13%) C
1 10 (16.13%) C#
1 10 (16.13%) C++
1 10 (16.13%) Java
1 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
1 10 (16.13%) Objective-C
1 10 (16.13%) PHP
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
1 10 (16.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (61.29%) CCNA
1 38 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.13%) CISSP
2 10 (16.13%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) GIAC
2 10 (16.13%) Linux+ Certification
2 10 (16.13%) MCSE
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.13%) SANS
2 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SSCP
3 2 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Virtual Servers
1 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Docker
2 10 (16.13%) vSphere
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
1 10 (16.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (82.26%) Cisco
1 51 (82.26%) Fortinet
2 44 (70.97%) Huawei
3 15 (24.19%) VMware
4 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Wyse