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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 795 746 816
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +70
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 109 194 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.70% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 98 141 129
Median salary £22,250 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.31% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +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
24221 27851 29842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.42% 27.20% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19818 22332 23534
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -15 35 £22,500 -2.17% 1
London +19 30 £33,000 +10.92% 4
East of England +20 18 £20,500 -
North East +5 9 £19,000 -20.83% 1
South West -1 9 £23,000 +9.52% 2
Yorkshire +26 7 £17,800 -27.34%
West Midlands -3 1 £17,250 -17.85%
A+ Certification
UK

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 193 (76.89%) Microsoft
2 164 (65.34%) Windows
3 122 (48.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 116 (46.22%) MS Excel
5 111 (44.22%) Active Directory
6 104 (41.43%) Network+ Certification
7 97 (38.65%) ITIL
8 84 (33.47%) Cisco
9 76 (30.28%) MCP
10 69 (27.49%) VMware
11 65 (25.90%) MS Office
11 65 (25.90%) Cisco Certification
12 63 (25.10%) MS Exchange
13 62 (24.70%) MCSA
14 61 (24.30%) Windows 7
15 60 (23.90%) SLA
16 52 (20.72%) Windows 8
17 51 (20.32%) Windows Server
18 50 (19.92%) Office 365
18 50 (19.92%) LAN
19 47 (18.73%) HP
19 47 (18.73%) Windows Server 2008
20 46 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
20 46 (18.33%) TCP/IP
21 45 (17.93%) CCNA
21 45 (17.93%) Windows 10
22 44 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
23 43 (17.13%) Citrix
24 40 (15.94%) MCSE
25 37 (14.74%) Linux

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 63 (25.10%) MS Exchange
2 24 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.19%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.59%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.20%) MS Project Server
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 116 (46.22%) MS Excel
2 65 (25.90%) MS Office
3 7 (2.79%) MS Project
4 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.92%) Office 365
2 8 (3.19%) Google Apps
3 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.92%) LAN
2 46 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 37 (14.74%) WAN
4 29 (11.55%) ADSL
4 29 (11.55%) DNS
5 28 (11.16%) Firewall
6 27 (10.76%) DHCP
7 22 (8.76%) VoIP
8 18 (7.17%) VPN
8 18 (7.17%) Wireless
9 10 (3.98%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (3.59%) Unified Communications
11 8 (3.19%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (2.79%) SAN
13 5 (1.99%) PBX
14 4 (1.59%) Internet
14 4 (1.59%) Network Security
14 4 (1.59%) VLAN
14 4 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.40%) Power BI
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.99%) JIRA
1 5 (1.99%) Subversion
2 4 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.59%) Calabash
2 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.59%) Hudson
2 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.59%) Maven
2 4 (1.59%) Selenium
2 4 (1.59%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.40%) Grunt
3 1 (0.40%) gulp
3 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 18 (7.17%) Finance
2 10 (3.98%) Law
3 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.39%) Back Office
4 6 (2.39%) Billing
4 6 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.59%) Military
6 3 (1.20%) Publishing
6 3 (1.20%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (32.67%) Analyst
2 60 (23.90%) Service Analyst
3 57 (22.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 56 (22.31%) Support Engineer
5 36 (14.34%) 1st Line Support
6 33 (13.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (11.95%) IT Support
8 28 (11.16%) IT Analyst
9 27 (10.76%) Support Analyst
10 23 (9.16%) Service Desk Support
11 20 (7.97%) 1st Line Engineer
11 20 (7.97%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 19 (7.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 18 (7.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 18 (7.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 17 (6.77%) Field Engineer
15 16 (6.37%) IT Engineer
16 13 (5.18%) IT Support Analyst
16 13 (5.18%) Server Technician
16 13 (5.18%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.99%) .NET
2 3 (1.20%) CSS
2 3 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) jQuery
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.40%) CSS3
4 1 (0.40%) D3.js
4 1 (0.40%) HTML5
4 1 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.40%) Node.js
4 1 (0.40%) RequireJS
4 1 (0.40%) REST
4 1 (0.40%) Sass
4 1 (0.40%) SVG
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.15%) Data Centre
2 32 (12.75%) Driving Licence
3 15 (5.98%) Blackberry
4 14 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.58%) iPhone
5 11 (4.38%) iPad
5 11 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.79%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.99%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.59%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.20%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.80%) PDA
10 2 (0.80%) Social Media
10 2 (0.80%) Telematics
10 2 (0.80%) User Experience
11 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 164 (65.34%) Windows
2 61 (24.30%) Windows 7
3 52 (20.72%) Windows 8
4 51 (20.32%) Windows Server
5 47 (18.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (17.93%) Windows 10
8 37 (14.74%) Linux
9 22 (8.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (8.37%) Android
11 17 (6.77%) Unix
11 17 (6.77%) Windows Vista
12 16 (6.37%) Mac OS X
13 14 (5.58%) Apple iOS
14 8 (3.19%) FreeBSD
15 7 (2.79%) Windows XP
16 4 (1.59%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.40%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (38.65%) ITIL
2 25 (9.96%) ITIL V3
3 21 (8.37%) Project Management
3 21 (8.37%) Service Management
4 17 (6.77%) PRINCE2
5 12 (4.78%) Logistics
5 12 (4.78%) Ticket Management
6 11 (4.38%) Information Security
7 10 (3.98%) Coaching
7 10 (3.98%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (3.59%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (3.19%) CRM
9 8 (3.19%) Data Protection
9 8 (3.19%) Network Architecture
9 8 (3.19%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (2.79%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.79%) Line Management
10 7 (2.79%) Service Delivery
10 7 (2.79%) Time Management
11 6 (2.39%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.38%) SQL
2 10 (3.98%) C
3 4 (1.59%) Java
3 4 (1.59%) Ruby
4 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.20%) Perl
4 3 (1.20%) Python
5 2 (0.80%) C++
5 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.80%) VB
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) ES6
6 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 122 (48.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (41.43%) Network+ Certification
3 76 (30.28%) MCP
4 65 (25.90%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (24.70%) MCSA
6 45 (17.93%) CCNA
7 40 (15.94%) MCSE
8 32 (12.75%) CCENT
9 23 (9.16%) Degree
10 22 (8.76%) MCITP
11 15 (5.98%) MCTS
12 11 (4.38%) CISSP
12 11 (4.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (3.98%) CEH
13 10 (3.98%) CISM
14 9 (3.59%) CHFI
14 9 (3.59%) EC-Council LPT
14 9 (3.59%) ECSA
14 9 (3.59%) MCDST
14 9 (3.59%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (23.90%) SLA
2 14 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.59%) QA
4 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.20%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.40%) RMADS
System Software
1 111 (44.22%) Active Directory
2 44 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.57%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (4.38%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.98%) Terminal Server
6 8 (3.19%) XenApp
7 6 (2.39%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.99%) Firmware
8 5 (1.99%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.20%) NFS
9 3 (1.20%) vSphere
10 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.40%) vCloud
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) SCCM
2 5 (1.99%) SCOM
3 3 (1.20%) Nmap
3 3 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.40%) MOM
4 1 (0.40%) SCSM
Vendors
1 193 (76.89%) Microsoft
2 84 (33.47%) Cisco
3 69 (27.49%) VMware
4 47 (18.73%) HP
5 43 (17.13%) Citrix
6 20 (7.97%) WatchGuard
7 19 (7.57%) Dell
8 16 (6.37%) Apple
9 14 (5.58%) 3Com
9 14 (5.58%) Draytek
9 14 (5.58%) NETGEAR
9 14 (5.58%) ZyXEL
10 10 (3.98%) Remedy
11 9 (3.59%) EMC
11 9 (3.59%) NetApp
11 9 (3.59%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.19%) Google
12 8 (3.19%) Progress
12 8 (3.19%) Sun
13 4 (1.59%) Xerox
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Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 35-45k base + bonus
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Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 35 hours a week, 33 days holiday
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IBS Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
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