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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 194 210 219
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 25 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 0.41% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 3
Average salary £22,956 £27,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.52% -54.16%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
1805 1955 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.58% 35.04% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1282 1427
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +16 24 £22,956 +14.78% 1
Wokingham - 1 £45,000 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 28 (66.67%) Windows
3 26 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
5 19 (45.24%) Lotus Domino
6 15 (35.71%) HP
6 15 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 15 (35.71%) ITIL
6 15 (35.71%) DV Cleared
6 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 14 (33.33%) SLA
8 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (28.57%) MCITP
8 12 (28.57%) Linux
8 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 12 (28.57%) MS Office
8 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (26.19%) SCCM
9 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (26.19%) Office 365
9 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
9 11 (26.19%) Internet
9 11 (26.19%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (26.19%) VMware
9 11 (26.19%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (21.43%) Apple
11 8 (19.05%) Advertising

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 19 (45.24%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
1 11 (26.19%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Advertising
1 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) German Language
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Field Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) IMAC Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) IT Support
5 7 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
7 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Sales Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Account Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior
9 1 (2.38%) Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Customer Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.38%) Help Desk Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
1 1 (2.38%) jQuery
1 1 (2.38%) HTML5
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Configuration Management
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Web Analytics
2 8 (19.05%) Analytics
2 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) MVC
3 1 (2.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) VC++
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) DV Cleared
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) MCITP
3 11 (26.19%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCTS
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) GAMP
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) HP
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22956 per annum
Posted: Yesterday