The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 185 213 225
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 24 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.11% 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 4
Average salary £24,250 £29,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.37% -37.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
A+ Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1679 2032 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.62% 36.55% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1259 1491
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Berkshire region.

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Berkshire

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in Berkshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 21 £24,500 -15.51% 5
Wokingham -9 1 £45,000 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited A+ Certification.

1 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 37 (82.22%) Active Directory
3 31 (68.89%) Windows
4 26 (57.78%) Windows 7
5 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
6 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (37.78%) ITIL
8 15 (33.33%) SLA
8 15 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
8 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
8 15 (33.33%) VMware
8 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (31.11%) DV Cleared
9 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
9 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
9 14 (31.11%) HP
10 13 (28.89%) MS Office
11 12 (26.67%) Windows XP
11 12 (26.67%) Windows 8
12 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (24.44%) Office 365
12 11 (24.44%) Linux
12 11 (24.44%) Internet
12 11 (24.44%) VMware Workstation
12 11 (24.44%) MCITP
12 11 (24.44%) SCCM
13 9 (20.00%) Apple
13 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited A+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (24.44%) Internet
3 8 (17.78%) DNS
3 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Advertising
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Support Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Field Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Technical Support
5 6 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) IT Support
5 6 (13.33%) IMAC Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) ATM Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.22%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.22%) HTML5
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows 7
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 12 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (24.44%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.89%) Workflow
3 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Web Analytics
3 4 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (8.89%) Analytics
4 1 (2.22%) V-Model
4 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) VC++
2 1 (2.22%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 14 (31.11%) DV Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) MCITP
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (8.89%) MCP
6 3 (6.67%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) MCSA
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) GAMP
System Software
1 37 (82.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (24.44%) VMware Workstation
2 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (31.11%) HP
4 9 (20.00%) Apple
5 4 (8.89%) Altiris
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago