Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 342 352
Rank change year-on-year +44 +10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 59 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.17% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 0.78% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 6
North West median annual salary £17,500 £20,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% -62.73% +218.84%
England median annual salary £45,000 £20,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +119.51% -36.92% +9.24%

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 2,507 2,822 2,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.31% 22.06% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,910 2,146 2,263
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,432 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +43 42 £45,000 +119.51% 1
Cheshire +19 17 £17,500 -14.63%
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 48 (81.36%) ITIL
1 48 (81.36%) Cisco
1 48 (81.36%) Service Management
1 48 (81.36%) Change Management
1 48 (81.36%) Telecoms
1 48 (81.36%) Knowledge Management
1 48 (81.36%) Huawei
1 48 (81.36%) Incident Management
1 48 (81.36%) Statistics
1 48 (81.36%) Fortinet
1 48 (81.36%) Problem Management
2 36 (61.02%) CCNA
2 36 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (52.54%) Firewall
4 21 (35.59%) Virtual Servers
4 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (35.59%) VMware
4 21 (35.59%) SAN
5 11 (18.64%) SANS
5 11 (18.64%) CompTIA Security+
5 11 (18.64%) CISSP
5 11 (18.64%) ADSL
6 10 (16.95%) HTTP
6 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
6 10 (16.95%) SSL
6 10 (16.95%) Windows
6 10 (16.95%) Linux
6 10 (16.95%) MCSE
6 10 (16.95%) Python
6 10 (16.95%) C

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 (16.95%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) Firewall
2 21 (35.59%) SAN
3 11 (18.64%) ADSL
4 10 (16.95%) HTTP
4 10 (16.95%) SSL
4 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Apache Hive
1 10 (16.95%) Big Data
1 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
1 10 (16.95%) MySQL
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (16.95%) Bitbucket
1 10 (16.95%) CodeSonar
1 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
1 10 (16.95%) git-flow
1 10 (16.95%) JIRA
1 10 (16.95%) Robot Framework
1 10 (16.95%) Selenium
General
1 48 (81.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (81.36%) Analyst
1 48 (81.36%) Service Analyst
1 48 (81.36%) Service Desk Analyst
2 27 (45.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (35.59%) Server Analyst
4 16 (27.12%) Telecoms Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (20.34%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) Service Desk Support
5 12 (20.34%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Support Analyst
7 10 (16.95%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (16.95%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (16.95%) Java Engineer
7 10 (16.95%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) CISSP Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
1 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
1 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
1 10 (16.95%) Django
1 10 (16.95%) Java EE
1 10 (16.95%) LAMP
1 10 (16.95%) Node.js
1 10 (16.95%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (16.95%) REST
1 10 (16.95%) SOAP
1 10 (16.95%) Spring MVC
1 10 (16.95%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Android
1 10 (16.95%) Apple iOS
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
1 10 (16.95%) Mac OS X
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (81.36%) Change Management
1 48 (81.36%) Incident Management
1 48 (81.36%) ITIL
1 48 (81.36%) Knowledge Management
1 48 (81.36%) Problem Management
1 48 (81.36%) Service Management
1 48 (81.36%) Statistics
2 10 (16.95%) API Design
2 10 (16.95%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (16.95%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (16.95%) Kanban
2 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
2 10 (16.95%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (16.95%) Reverse Engineering
2 10 (16.95%) Scrum
2 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
2 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
2 10 (16.95%) User Stories
3 6 (10.17%) Storage Management
4 1 (1.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
1 10 (16.95%) C
1 10 (16.95%) C#
1 10 (16.95%) C++
1 10 (16.95%) Java
1 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
1 10 (16.95%) Objective-C
1 10 (16.95%) PHP
1 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
1 10 (16.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (61.02%) CCNA
1 36 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.64%) CISSP
2 11 (18.64%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (18.64%) SANS
3 10 (16.95%) DV Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) GIAC
3 10 (16.95%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (16.95%) MCSE
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) SSCP
4 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CEH
4 1 (1.69%) CISA
4 1 (1.69%) CISM
4 1 (1.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.69%) GDPR
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Virtual Servers
1 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.95%) Docker
2 10 (16.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) Puppet
1 10 (16.95%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (81.36%) Cisco
1 48 (81.36%) Fortinet
1 48 (81.36%) Huawei
2 21 (35.59%) VMware
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft