Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Network+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 301 298
Rank change year-on-year -24 -3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 20 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.25% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.81% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 44
South West median annual salary £45,000 £19,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.77% -15.22% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £17,100 £19,900
90th Percentile £52,500 £40,000 £65,250
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +34.62% +4.00%

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 South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,083 3,221 3,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.55% 31.05% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,287 2,535 2,826
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,313
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.78% +3.37%
10th Percentile £24,942 £22,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network+ Certification in the South West

Network+ Certification
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Network+ Certification in the South West

Network+ Certification
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 15 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
Gloucestershire - 20 £45,000 - 1
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 South West region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) MCSE
1 20 (100.00%) CCNA
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (100.00%) SSCP
1 20 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 20 (100.00%) GIAC
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 20 (100.00%) SANS
1 20 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 20 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (95.00%) DV Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (90.00%) JIRA
3 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 18 (90.00%) Firewall
3 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (90.00%) User Stories
3 18 (90.00%) Bash Shell
3 18 (90.00%) Puppet
4 12 (60.00%) Java EE
4 12 (60.00%) Python
4 12 (60.00%) STL
4 12 (60.00%) C#
4 12 (60.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Multithreading

Network+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
1 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (50.00%) HTTP
2 10 (50.00%) SSL
3 8 (40.00%) FCoE
3 8 (40.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
1 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) JIRA
2 10 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 10 (50.00%) CodeSonar
2 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (50.00%) git-flow
2 10 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 10 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (40.00%) Redmine
General
1 10 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Java EE
1 12 (60.00%) STL
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) Django
2 10 (50.00%) LAMP
2 10 (50.00%) Node.js
2 10 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (50.00%) REST
2 10 (50.00%) SOAP
2 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Android
3 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (90.00%) User Stories
3 12 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 12 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 12 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) API Design
4 10 (50.00%) Coaching
4 10 (50.00%) Kanban
4 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) High Availability
5 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
2 18 (90.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) C++
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 12 (60.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) PHP
4 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (40.00%) Korn
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCNA
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
1 20 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 20 (100.00%) GIAC
1 20 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 20 (100.00%) MCSE
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (100.00%) SANS
1 20 (100.00%) SSCP
2 19 (95.00%) DV Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
1 10 (50.00%) vSphere
2 8 (40.00%) NFS
2 8 (40.00%) Samba
2 8 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (40.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) Puppet
2 10 (50.00%) Salt
3 8 (40.00%) Ansible
3 8 (40.00%) Nagios
3 8 (40.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) EMC
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
2 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (40.00%) VMware