The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 135 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.053% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +10.46%
A+ Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
563 514 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.79% 28.93% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 446 371 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,225
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 Bristol

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Bristol

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Server+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) LPIC
4 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware