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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
UK / England
Rank 737 771 768
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 89 134 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.53% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 112 139
Median salary £27,000 £26,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.93% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £18,750 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

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
19889 25499 27175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.22% 27.77% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15777 20626 21858
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £71,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
London +61 35 £40,000 +48.14% 5
South East +37 32 £24,000 -10.28% 1
East of England +22 10 £30,000 +5.26% 1
East Midlands +16 4 £23,259 - 1
North West -13 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
South West +10 2 £25,750 -11.20%
West Midlands +3 2 £17,500 -16.66%
North East - 2 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +18 1 £17,000 -15.00%
A+ Certification
UK

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 127 (62.25%) Windows
2 125 (61.27%) Microsoft
2 125 (61.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (42.16%) Active Directory
4 83 (40.69%) MCP
5 80 (39.22%) MS Excel
6 78 (38.24%) Cisco
7 69 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
7 69 (33.82%) Network+ Certification
8 58 (28.43%) CCNA
9 55 (26.96%) MCSE
10 54 (26.47%) MCSA
10 54 (26.47%) Windows Server
11 51 (25.00%) HP
12 50 (24.51%) Windows 7
13 49 (24.02%) MS Exchange
13 49 (24.02%) Degree
14 48 (23.53%) VMware
15 46 (22.55%) ITIL
16 44 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 43 (21.08%) MS Office
18 35 (17.16%) WAN
19 33 (16.18%) Data Centre
20 32 (15.69%) TCP/IP
20 32 (15.69%) LAN
21 31 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
22 27 (13.24%) Firewall
23 26 (12.75%) SLA
23 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
24 25 (12.25%) CCENT

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 49 (24.02%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (5.39%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.98%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.98%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 80 (39.22%) MS Excel
2 43 (21.08%) MS Office
3 6 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.96%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.49%) MS Project
6 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.98%) Eikon
1 2 (0.98%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.25%) Office 365
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.47%) Yammer
4 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.98%) IaaS
4 2 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.16%) WAN
2 32 (15.69%) LAN
2 32 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 27 (13.24%) Firewall
4 24 (11.76%) DNS
5 18 (8.82%) DHCP
5 18 (8.82%) VoIP
5 18 (8.82%) VPN
6 17 (8.33%) Wireless
7 12 (5.88%) ADSL
7 12 (5.88%) Internet
8 9 (4.41%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (4.41%) MPLS
8 9 (4.41%) Network Security
9 7 (3.43%) SAN
9 7 (3.43%) VPLS
10 6 (2.94%) BGP
10 6 (2.94%) EIGRP
10 6 (2.94%) OSPF
10 6 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.98%) Big Data
2 2 (0.98%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.49%) Power BI
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.43%) Grunt
1 7 (3.43%) gulp
1 7 (3.43%) Jasmine
1 7 (3.43%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (3.43%) Subversion
2 4 (1.96%) JIRA
3 2 (0.98%) MSI
General
1 22 (10.78%) Finance
2 15 (7.35%) Law
3 11 (5.39%) Billing
4 8 (3.92%) Publishing
5 7 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.45%) Military
7 4 (1.96%) Electronics
7 4 (1.96%) Legal
7 4 (1.96%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.98%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (27.45%) Support Engineer
2 32 (15.69%) IT Support
3 30 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 29 (14.22%) Analyst
5 20 (9.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 19 (9.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (7.84%) Developer
8 15 (7.35%) Server Technician
9 14 (6.86%) IT Engineer
9 14 (6.86%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.37%) IT Analyst
10 13 (6.37%) Network Technician
10 13 (6.37%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
11 12 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.39%) Support Technician
13 10 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 10 (4.90%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.33%) CSS
1 17 (8.33%) HTML
2 9 (4.41%) Angular 2
2 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
2 9 (4.41%) Ember.js
2 9 (4.41%) React
3 8 (3.92%) CSS3
3 8 (3.92%) HTML5
4 7 (3.43%) D3.js
4 7 (3.43%) Node.js
4 7 (3.43%) RequireJS
4 7 (3.43%) REST
4 7 (3.43%) Sass
4 7 (3.43%) SVG
4 7 (3.43%) Web Services
4 7 (3.43%) WebGL
5 6 (2.94%) .NET
5 6 (2.94%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.98%) Velocity
6 2 (0.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.18%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.84%) User Experience
4 15 (7.35%) Driving Licence
5 12 (5.88%) Statistics
6 9 (4.41%) Economics
6 9 (4.41%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.47%) AS400
8 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.47%) Clustering
8 3 (1.47%) iPhone
8 3 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.98%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.98%) IVR
9 2 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (62.25%) Windows
2 54 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 50 (24.51%) Windows 7
4 44 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (11.76%) Linux
7 23 (11.27%) Windows 8
8 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (9.80%) Windows 10
10 18 (8.82%) Windows XP
11 12 (5.88%) Unix
12 9 (4.41%) FreeBSD
12 9 (4.41%) Mac OS X
13 8 (3.92%) Apple iOS
13 8 (3.92%) Windows Vista
14 7 (3.43%) Android
15 6 (2.94%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.55%) ITIL
2 21 (10.29%) Service Management
3 19 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.82%) Time Management
5 16 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (6.86%) Project Management
7 12 (5.88%) ITSM
7 12 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.39%) PRINCE2
9 10 (4.90%) Analytics
9 10 (4.90%) Change Control
9 10 (4.90%) Web Design
9 10 (4.90%) Web Development
10 9 (4.41%) CRM
10 9 (4.41%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.41%) Information Security
10 9 (4.41%) Scrum
10 9 (4.41%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.92%) Software Deployment
12 7 (3.43%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (3.92%) SQL
3 7 (3.43%) ES6
4 5 (2.45%) C
5 4 (1.96%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 125 (61.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (40.69%) MCP
3 69 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (33.82%) Network+ Certification
4 58 (28.43%) CCNA
5 55 (26.96%) MCSE
6 54 (26.47%) MCSA
7 49 (24.02%) Degree
8 25 (12.25%) CCENT
9 13 (6.37%) MCITP
10 9 (4.41%) MCTS
11 8 (3.92%) Security Cleared
12 7 (3.43%) DBS Check
12 7 (3.43%) HND
13 6 (2.94%) HNC
13 6 (2.94%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.96%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.75%) SLA
2 7 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.94%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.98%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 86 (42.16%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.92%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.43%) XenApp
7 4 (1.96%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.98%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (10.29%) SCCM
2 7 (3.43%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.43%) SCOM
2 7 (3.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.98%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 125 (61.27%) Microsoft
2 78 (38.24%) Cisco
3 51 (25.00%) HP
4 48 (23.53%) VMware
5 25 (12.25%) Citrix
6 21 (10.29%) 3Com
6 21 (10.29%) Draytek
6 21 (10.29%) NETGEAR
6 21 (10.29%) ZyXEL
7 17 (8.33%) Dell
8 15 (7.35%) Apple
9 10 (4.90%) Avaya
10 9 (4.41%) Sun
11 8 (3.92%) Adobe
11 8 (3.92%) Google
11 8 (3.92%) WatchGuard
12 6 (2.94%) NetApp
13 5 (2.45%) Twitter
14 4 (1.96%) Bomgar
14 4 (1.96%) Veeam
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Car, Phone, Laptop, Training, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Car Allowance, Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Compu team
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus pension & profit-share scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle
RCDTS
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £57855 - £66533 per annum + allowance + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 24 days ago