The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 288 325 313
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -12
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 18 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 5
Average salary £22,500 £31,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £27,050 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £35,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £22,600 £22,800
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -0.87%
A+ Certification
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2627 2788 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 23.53% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 2367 2669
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in the City of London

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in the City of London

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 24 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) ITIL
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) LAN
6 14 (46.67%) Citrix
7 13 (43.33%) MS Office
8 12 (40.00%) MCSE
9 11 (36.67%) MCSA
9 11 (36.67%) Windows XP
10 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (33.33%) WAN
10 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (26.67%) VPN
12 8 (26.67%) MCTS
12 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
13 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
13 7 (23.33%) Degree
13 7 (23.33%) SLA
13 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (23.33%) UNIX
13 7 (23.33%) VMware
13 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
14 6 (20.00%) Information Security
14 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
14 6 (20.00%) AIX
14 6 (20.00%) Remedy

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Office
2 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) LAN
2 10 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) Internet
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) DNS
8 1 (3.33%) DHCP
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Desktop Support
1 7 (23.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Trainee
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (16.67%) CMDB
5 4 (13.33%) PMI
5 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows XP
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) UNIX
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.00%) AIX
6 5 (16.67%) Solaris
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
9 2 (6.67%) CentOS
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
10 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.00%) Information Security
4 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (40.00%) MCSE
3 11 (36.67%) MCSA
4 8 (26.67%) MCTS
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) MCITP
6 6 (20.00%) MCDST
6 6 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (13.33%) CCNA
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (13.33%) APMP
8 3 (10.00%) MCP
9 1 (3.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 4 (13.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (10.00%) XenServer
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Remedy
5 5 (16.67%) Bloomberg
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) McAfee
8 1 (3.33%) Perforce
8 1 (3.33%) Mitel
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
City of London
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