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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 283 299 297
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 17 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 4
Average salary £20,500 £29,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.91% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £25,950 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,600 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-0.44% -1.73%
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
2554 2603 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.02% 24.80% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2215 2193 2552
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (62.96%) ITIL
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 12 (44.44%) LAN
6 12 (44.44%) MS Office
7 11 (40.74%) MCSA
8 10 (37.04%) MCSE
8 10 (37.04%) Citrix
9 8 (29.63%) SLA
9 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
9 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
9 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
9 8 (29.63%) MCITP
10 7 (25.93%) MCDST
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.93%) VPN
11 6 (22.22%) WAN
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (22.22%) UNIX
11 6 (22.22%) AIX
11 6 (22.22%) Solaris
11 6 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (22.22%) CMDB
12 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
12 5 (18.52%) MCTS
12 5 (18.52%) Degree
12 5 (18.52%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (14.81%) ADSL
6 3 (11.11%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.70%) DNS
8 1 (3.70%) SAN
8 1 (3.70%) DHCP
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Law
1 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Trainee
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Junior
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (22.22%) CMDB
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.81%) PMI
4 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
5 2 (7.41%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) AIX
4 6 (22.22%) Solaris
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.81%) Time Management
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) QMS
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) MCSA
3 10 (37.04%) MCSE
4 8 (29.63%) MCITP
5 7 (25.93%) MCDST
6 6 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (18.52%) MCTS
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) APMP
8 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.41%) MCP
9 2 (7.41%) CCNA
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (3.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) QA
3 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy
4 4 (14.81%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg
6 2 (7.41%) Perforce
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) Mitel
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago