The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 130 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.51% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £21,750 £23,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.44% -24.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £21,100 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £28,700 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
642 589 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.37% 29.03% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 481 423 477
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
High Wycombe - 3 £22,500 -
Milton Keynes -13 1 £21,000 -30.00%
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Server+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) MCDST
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Server+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix