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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 784 752 853
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +101
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 111 196 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.70% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 100 147 108
Median salary £22,000 £22,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,200 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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
24032 28079 31017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.46% 27.21% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19664 22440 24775
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +27 43 £22,000 -2.22% 1
London +21 23 £28,000 +9.80% 5
South West +9 16 £22,750 +8.33% 1
East of England +31 13 £20,500 -
Yorkshire +17 8 £20,650 -28.79%
North East +5 4 £18,750 -21.87% 1
West Midlands -24 3 £18,500 -
East Midlands -5 1 £20,000 -16.27%
A+ Certification
UK

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 204 (76.69%) Microsoft
2 178 (66.92%) Windows
3 134 (50.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 121 (45.49%) MS Excel
5 120 (45.11%) Active Directory
6 115 (43.23%) ITIL
7 104 (39.10%) Network+ Certification
8 97 (36.47%) Cisco
9 86 (32.33%) MCP
10 78 (29.32%) MS Exchange
10 78 (29.32%) Cisco Certification
11 75 (28.20%) MS Office
12 70 (26.32%) VMware
13 63 (23.68%) Windows 7
14 62 (23.31%) Office 365
14 62 (23.31%) SLA
15 60 (22.56%) LAN
15 60 (22.56%) MCSA
16 59 (22.18%) CCNA
17 54 (20.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 54 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
18 52 (19.55%) VMware Infrastructure
19 51 (19.17%) Windows 8
19 51 (19.17%) Windows Server
20 49 (18.42%) Linux
21 45 (16.92%) Citrix
21 45 (16.92%) Windows 10
22 42 (15.79%) MCITP
23 41 (15.41%) MCSE
23 41 (15.41%) SQL Server

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 78 (29.32%) MS Exchange
2 36 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (6.02%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.02%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.63%) MS Project Server
6 7 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 121 (45.49%) MS Excel
2 75 (28.20%) MS Office
3 9 (3.38%) MS Project
4 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 62 (23.31%) Office 365
2 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.88%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (22.56%) LAN
2 41 (15.41%) TCP/IP
3 40 (15.04%) WAN
4 34 (12.78%) DNS
5 33 (12.41%) Firewall
6 31 (11.65%) DHCP
7 26 (9.77%) ADSL
8 22 (8.27%) VPN
8 22 (8.27%) Wireless
9 19 (7.14%) VoIP
10 13 (4.89%) Remote Desktop
11 12 (4.51%) SAN
12 10 (3.76%) VLAN
13 9 (3.38%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (3.01%) Network Security
14 8 (3.01%) Unified Communications
15 5 (1.88%) PBX
16 4 (1.50%) Cisco PIX
16 4 (1.50%) Internet
17 3 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (1.50%) Calabash
1 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
1 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.50%) Hudson
1 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.50%) JIRA
1 4 (1.50%) Maven
1 4 (1.50%) Selenium
1 4 (1.50%) Subversion
1 4 (1.50%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (6.39%) Finance
2 11 (4.14%) Back Office
3 8 (3.01%) Legal
3 8 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.63%) Publishing
5 6 (2.26%) Billing
5 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.88%) Law
7 4 (1.50%) Military
8 3 (1.13%) Marketing
8 3 (1.13%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.38%) French Language
9 1 (0.38%) German Language
9 1 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (33.46%) Analyst
2 65 (24.44%) Service Analyst
3 62 (23.31%) Service Desk Analyst
4 59 (22.18%) Support Engineer
5 39 (14.66%) 1st Line Support
6 34 (12.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 33 (12.41%) IT Support
8 31 (11.65%) Support Analyst
9 29 (10.90%) IT Analyst
10 20 (7.52%) 1st Line Engineer
10 20 (7.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 20 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 20 (7.52%) Service Desk Support
11 19 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 18 (6.77%) Field Engineer
12 18 (6.77%) IT Engineer
13 16 (6.02%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 15 (5.64%) IT Support Analyst
15 11 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (4.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.26%) .NET
2 3 (1.13%) Middleware
3 2 (0.75%) CSS
3 2 (0.75%) HTML
3 2 (0.75%) jQuery
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.15%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.77%) Driving Licence
3 24 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.02%) Blackberry
5 14 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.51%) iPhone
7 11 (4.14%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.63%) iPad
9 5 (1.88%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.88%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.13%) Clustering
11 3 (1.13%) Economics
11 3 (1.13%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.13%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.75%) PDA
12 2 (0.75%) Social Media
12 2 (0.75%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 178 (66.92%) Windows
2 63 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 54 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (20.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (19.17%) Windows 8
4 51 (19.17%) Windows Server
5 49 (18.42%) Linux
6 45 (16.92%) Windows 10
7 20 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (6.77%) Android
8 18 (6.77%) Unix
9 16 (6.02%) Windows Vista
10 14 (5.26%) Mac OS X
11 9 (3.38%) Apple iOS
12 8 (3.01%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.88%) AIX
13 5 (1.88%) CentOS
13 5 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.50%) FreeBSD
14 4 (1.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (43.23%) ITIL
2 29 (10.90%) Service Management
3 28 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 20 (7.52%) Project Management
5 16 (6.02%) PRINCE2
6 13 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (4.89%) Information Security
7 12 (4.51%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (4.51%) Logistics
8 11 (4.14%) CRM
9 10 (3.76%) Coaching
9 10 (3.76%) Incident Management
9 10 (3.76%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.38%) ERP
10 9 (3.38%) Network Architecture
10 9 (3.38%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.38%) Ticket Management
11 8 (3.01%) Data Protection
11 8 (3.01%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (2.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.89%) SQL
2 11 (4.14%) C
3 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.50%) Java
4 4 (1.50%) Perl
4 4 (1.50%) Python
4 4 (1.50%) Ruby
5 2 (0.75%) C++
5 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.75%) VB
6 1 (0.38%) C#
6 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 134 (50.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (39.10%) Network+ Certification
3 86 (32.33%) MCP
4 78 (29.32%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (22.56%) MCSA
6 59 (22.18%) CCNA
7 42 (15.79%) MCITP
8 41 (15.41%) MCSE
9 28 (10.53%) Degree
10 25 (9.40%) CCENT
11 20 (7.52%) MCTS
12 18 (6.77%) CISSP
13 17 (6.39%) RHCE
14 13 (4.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (4.89%) MCDST
15 12 (4.51%) CEH
15 12 (4.51%) CISM
16 11 (4.14%) CHFI
16 11 (4.14%) EC-Council LPT
16 11 (4.14%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (23.31%) SLA
2 16 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.50%) QA
4 3 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.13%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 120 (45.11%) Active Directory
2 52 (19.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (5.26%) XenApp
5 8 (3.01%) Terminal Server
5 8 (3.01%) vSphere
6 7 (2.63%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.88%) Firmware
7 5 (1.88%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.13%) NFS
9 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 7 (2.63%) SCCM
2 5 (1.88%) HP SIM
2 5 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (1.88%) WSUS
3 3 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.13%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.13%) Nmap
4 2 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.75%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.38%) MOM
5 1 (0.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 204 (76.69%) Microsoft
2 97 (36.47%) Cisco
3 70 (26.32%) VMware
4 45 (16.92%) Citrix
5 40 (15.04%) HP
6 24 (9.02%) Dell
7 19 (7.14%) WatchGuard
8 16 (6.02%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.51%) IBM
10 11 (4.14%) Apple
11 10 (3.76%) 3Com
11 10 (3.76%) Draytek
11 10 (3.76%) NETGEAR
11 10 (3.76%) ZyXEL
12 9 (3.38%) Remedy
13 8 (3.01%) Progress
14 7 (2.63%) EMC
14 7 (2.63%) NetApp
15 6 (2.26%) SolarWinds
16 5 (1.88%) ProCurve
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