Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > South West
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 209 292 322
Rank change year-on-year +83 +30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network+ Certification 7 39 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 1.22% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 36 16
Median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +130.77%
10th Percentile £27,750 £23,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £48,850 £65,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +48.44% -8.57%

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 1,362 3,194 3,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.00% 31.87% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,004 2,333 2,311
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £24,856
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Network+ Certification as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network+ Certification in the South West over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 +31 4 £35,500 -35.45%
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
Bristol +70 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) Server+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) CCENT
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Azure
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management

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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 802.11
1 2 (28.57%) ADSL
1 2 (28.57%) ISDN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) git-flow
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Science Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Data Science
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) OSINT
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCENT
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Server+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) SSCP
5 1 (14.29%) CEH
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) GIAC
5 1 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
1 1 (14.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk