Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > South West
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 297 304
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 -28
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 29 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 0.90% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 38
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +33.33% -32.50%
10th Percentile £36,500 £37,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year -14.44% +119.51% -51.19%

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 2,695 2,780 3,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.31% 27.94% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,011 2,032 2,316
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network+ Certification in the South West over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram 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 9 December 2019. 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 -29 17 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bristol - 11 £38,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 26 (89.66%) SSCP
1 26 (89.66%) Cybersecurity
1 26 (89.66%) CompTIA Security+
2 20 (68.97%) CISSP
3 19 (65.52%) MCSE
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 17 (58.62%) GIAC
4 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 17 (58.62%) Linux+ Certification
4 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
4 17 (58.62%) Linux
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (58.62%) CCNA
4 17 (58.62%) C
4 17 (58.62%) .NET
4 17 (58.62%) Bitbucket
4 17 (58.62%) Apache Spark
4 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
4 17 (58.62%) Reverse Engineering
4 17 (58.62%) Big Data
4 17 (58.62%) Kafka
4 17 (58.62%) Ethical Hacking
4 17 (58.62%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (58.62%) Degree
4 17 (58.62%) JIRA
4 17 (58.62%) Kanban
4 17 (58.62%) Azure
4 17 (58.62%) git-flow
4 17 (58.62%) SANS

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 17 (58.62%) Apache Spark
2 16 (55.17%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (55.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) Azure
2 16 (55.17%) AWS
2 16 (55.17%) GCP
2 16 (55.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
1 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
2 16 (55.17%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.45%) Impala
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Bitbucket
1 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
1 17 (58.62%) git-flow
1 17 (58.62%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Games
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Electronics
3 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Consultant
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) C++ Consultant
3 9 (31.03%) Software Consultant
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 7 (24.14%) Test Automation Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Test Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Test Leader
5 6 (20.69%) Security Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
1 17 (58.62%) Kafka
2 16 (55.17%) AngularJS
2 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
2 16 (55.17%) GraphQL
2 16 (55.17%) Node.js
2 16 (55.17%) React
2 16 (55.17%) REST
2 16 (55.17%) Spring
2 16 (55.17%) Spring MVC
2 16 (55.17%) Vue.js
3 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Cyberattack
2 9 (31.03%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Android
2 16 (55.17%) Apple iOS
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (58.62%) Ethical Hacking
2 17 (58.62%) Kanban
2 17 (58.62%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (58.62%) Reverse Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 16 (55.17%) API Design
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
3 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Security Management
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C
2 10 (34.48%) C++
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (89.66%) CompTIA Security+
1 26 (89.66%) SSCP
2 20 (68.97%) CISSP
3 19 (65.52%) MCSE
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (58.62%) CCNA
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (58.62%) Degree
4 17 (58.62%) GIAC
4 17 (58.62%) Linux+ Certification
4 17 (58.62%) SANS
5 3 (10.34%) CISM
6 1 (3.45%) CEH
6 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
6 1 (3.45%) MCP
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) CASB
3 1 (3.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk