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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 196 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 19 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 6
Average salary £24,500 £29,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.51% +10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +10.46%
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
1696 2161 1857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.36% 36.90% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1314 1368
Average salary £47,500 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.55% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +7 16 £25,000 -13.79% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £25,000 - 1
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 27 (64.29%) Windows
4 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
6 18 (42.86%) SLA
7 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
8 15 (35.71%) ITIL
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
9 14 (33.33%) VMware
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (28.57%) HP
10 12 (28.57%) MS Office
11 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
11 11 (26.19%) DV Cleared
11 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
12 10 (23.81%) DNS
12 10 (23.81%) DHCP
13 9 (21.43%) Linux
13 9 (21.43%) Lotus Domino
13 9 (21.43%) MCITP
13 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
13 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
14 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (19.05%) Office 365
14 8 (19.05%) SCCM
14 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (19.05%) VMware Workstation

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (21.43%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP PS
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP PM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
2 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 10 (23.81%) DHCP
3 8 (19.05%) Internet
4 6 (14.29%) Network Security
4 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.38%) ERwin
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.38%) Electronics
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
1 1 (2.38%) Military
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Billing
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Field Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IMAC Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Workflow
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.38%) Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.38%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) MVC
6 1 (2.38%) CMMI
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) Logistics
6 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) eTOM
6 1 (2.38%) Web Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) VC++
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 11 (26.19%) DV Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) MCITP
3 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (7.14%) MCP
5 3 (7.14%) MCSE
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) CITP
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) TickIT
2 1 (2.38%) GAMP
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Workstation
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (14.29%) Altiris
4 6 (14.29%) Citrix
4 6 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
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