The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 769 781 768
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 94 154 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.57% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 132 156
Median salary £24,500 £26,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.54% +12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,075 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
A+ Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21718 27180 29561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.78% 27.26% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17262 21749 23812
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in England

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in England

A+ Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +34 38 £22,500 -10.00% 2
London +13 28 £27,500 -8.33% 7
North West -11 11 £55,000 +141.75% 1
East Midlands +8 5 £18,000 -5.26%
East of England +2 5 £22,500 -16.66% 1
South West +5 4 £24,500 -34.66%
North East - 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +19 1 £17,000 -24.44%
A+ Certification
UK

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 134 (66.01%) Microsoft
2 124 (61.08%) Windows
3 122 (60.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 84 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 79 (38.92%) MCP
5 79 (38.92%) Cisco
6 73 (35.96%) Active Directory
7 71 (34.98%) Cisco Certification
8 68 (33.50%) Network+ Certification
9 60 (29.56%) HP
10 59 (29.06%) MCSA
11 58 (28.57%) CCNA
12 53 (26.11%) ITIL
13 51 (25.12%) MCSE
14 50 (24.63%) VMware
15 45 (22.17%) Windows 7
16 44 (21.67%) Windows Server
17 40 (19.70%) MS Exchange
18 37 (18.23%) MS Office
18 37 (18.23%) Degree
18 37 (18.23%) Data Centre
19 36 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
20 35 (17.24%) CCENT
21 34 (16.75%) TCP/IP
22 33 (16.26%) WAN
23 31 (15.27%) LAN
24 27 (13.30%) NETGEAR
24 27 (13.30%) Office 365
24 27 (13.30%) ZyXEL
24 27 (13.30%) Draytek

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (5.42%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 84 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 37 (18.23%) MS Office
3 5 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.48%) MS Project
6 2 (0.99%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.99%) Eikon
1 2 (0.99%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.30%) Office 365
2 7 (3.45%) G Suite
3 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.97%) SaaS
4 3 (1.48%) IaaS
4 3 (1.48%) Yammer
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.75%) TCP/IP
2 33 (16.26%) WAN
3 31 (15.27%) LAN
4 23 (11.33%) DNS
5 22 (10.84%) Firewall
6 20 (9.85%) VoIP
7 19 (9.36%) DHCP
8 13 (6.40%) ADSL
8 13 (6.40%) VPN
8 13 (6.40%) Wireless
9 11 (5.42%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (4.93%) MPLS
10 10 (4.93%) SAN
11 9 (4.43%) Network Security
12 8 (3.94%) Unified Communications
13 7 (3.45%) Internet
13 7 (3.45%) VPLS
14 6 (2.96%) BGP
14 6 (2.96%) EIGRP
14 6 (2.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.99%) Big Data
2 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.49%) Power BI
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.45%) Grunt
1 7 (3.45%) gulp
1 7 (3.45%) Jasmine
1 7 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (3.45%) Subversion
2 4 (1.97%) JIRA
General
1 18 (8.87%) Law
2 12 (5.91%) Finance
3 10 (4.93%) Billing
4 7 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.46%) Legal
5 5 (2.46%) Publishing
6 4 (1.97%) Marketing
7 3 (1.48%) Military
8 2 (0.99%) Advertising
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (21.18%) Support Engineer
2 34 (16.75%) Analyst
3 29 (14.29%) IT Support
4 22 (10.84%) Server Technician
5 19 (9.36%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (9.36%) Service Analyst
6 18 (8.87%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (8.37%) Network Technician
8 16 (7.88%) Support Technician
9 14 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (6.90%) IT Analyst
10 13 (6.40%) 1st Line Support
10 13 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (5.42%) Data Centre Technician
11 11 (5.42%) Data Technician
11 11 (5.42%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) Desktop Support
12 10 (4.93%) IT Engineer
12 10 (4.93%) IT Support Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.45%) CSS
1 7 (3.45%) CSS3
1 7 (3.45%) D3.js
1 7 (3.45%) HTML
1 7 (3.45%) HTML5
1 7 (3.45%) Node.js
1 7 (3.45%) RequireJS
1 7 (3.45%) REST
1 7 (3.45%) Sass
1 7 (3.45%) SVG
1 7 (3.45%) Web Services
1 7 (3.45%) WebGL
2 2 (0.99%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.99%) Velocity
2 2 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.23%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.36%) Driving Licence
3 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.88%) Computer Science
5 15 (7.39%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.42%) Statistics
7 10 (4.93%) Blackberry
8 9 (4.43%) Visualisation
9 8 (3.94%) iPad
10 7 (3.45%) iPhone
10 7 (3.45%) User Experience
11 6 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.97%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.99%) BYOD
13 2 (0.99%) IVR
13 2 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.99%) Social Media
14 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
14 1 (0.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 124 (61.08%) Windows
2 45 (22.17%) Windows 7
3 44 (21.67%) Windows Server
4 36 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (12.81%) Windows 10
6 25 (12.32%) Windows 8
7 24 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (11.33%) Linux
9 17 (8.37%) Mac OS X
9 17 (8.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (6.90%) Apple iOS
11 12 (5.91%) Android
11 12 (5.91%) Windows XP
12 11 (5.42%) FreeBSD
13 10 (4.93%) Unix
14 8 (3.94%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.99%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.11%) ITIL
2 19 (9.36%) Time Management
3 16 (7.88%) Project Management
4 15 (7.39%) Service Management
5 11 (5.42%) ITIL V3
6 10 (4.93%) Analytics
6 10 (4.93%) Change Control
6 10 (4.93%) Information Security
7 9 (4.43%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (4.43%) CRM
7 9 (4.43%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.43%) Scrum
8 8 (3.94%) ITSM
9 7 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (3.45%) OO
9 7 (3.45%) Problem Management
9 7 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (3.45%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.45%) C
1 7 (3.45%) ES6
1 7 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.96%) SQL
3 4 (1.97%) TypeScript
4 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 122 (60.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (38.92%) MCP
3 71 (34.98%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (33.50%) Network+ Certification
5 59 (29.06%) MCSA
6 58 (28.57%) CCNA
7 51 (25.12%) MCSE
8 37 (18.23%) Degree
9 35 (17.24%) CCENT
10 12 (5.91%) MCITP
11 9 (4.43%) Security Cleared
12 8 (3.94%) DBS Check
13 7 (3.45%) HND
13 7 (3.45%) SC Cleared
13 7 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.96%) HNC
15 5 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (2.46%) MCTS
16 3 (1.48%) MCDST
16 3 (1.48%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.32%) SLA
2 8 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.49%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 73 (35.96%) Active Directory
2 25 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (4.93%) XenDesktop
5 9 (4.43%) XenApp
6 4 (1.97%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.99%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.49%) Firmware
8 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.49%) vCloud
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (8.87%) SCCM
2 9 (4.43%) SCOM
3 7 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 134 (66.01%) Microsoft
2 79 (38.92%) Cisco
3 60 (29.56%) HP
4 50 (24.63%) VMware
5 27 (13.30%) 3Com
5 27 (13.30%) Draytek
5 27 (13.30%) NETGEAR
5 27 (13.30%) ZyXEL
6 23 (11.33%) Citrix
7 18 (8.87%) Apple
8 17 (8.37%) Dell
9 13 (6.40%) Google
10 11 (5.42%) Avaya
10 11 (5.42%) Sun
11 8 (3.94%) WatchGuard
12 6 (2.96%) Adobe
13 5 (2.46%) NetApp
14 4 (1.97%) EMC
14 4 (1.97%) Sophos
14 4 (1.97%) Symantec
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