The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 171 156 194
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 25 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.63% 0.86% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 2.66% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 6
Average salary £20,000 £20,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £15,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%
A+ Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1499 1240 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.51% 32.44% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1007 1331
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Hampshire

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in Hampshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -8 18 £18,375 -13.73% 1
Basingstoke -2 1 £20,500 +3.79% 1
Hook - 1 £30,000 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) MS Office
3 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
4 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.78%) Telecoms
6 15 (32.61%) ITIL
7 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
8 11 (23.91%) VoIP
9 10 (21.74%) SAP
9 10 (21.74%) EPoS
9 10 (21.74%) Wireless
9 10 (21.74%) Retail
9 10 (21.74%) Software Distribution
10 9 (19.57%) C
10 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
11 8 (17.39%) MCP
11 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
12 6 (13.04%) Firewall
12 6 (13.04%) MCITP
12 6 (13.04%) MCDST
12 6 (13.04%) SLA
12 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
13 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
13 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
13 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (69.57%) MS Office
2 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) VoIP
2 10 (21.74%) Wireless
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) PBX
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) PABX
5 1 (2.17%) PuTTY
General
1 16 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 10 (21.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Analyst
1 28 (60.87%) Service Analyst
2 26 (56.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (26.09%) Help Desk Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Help Desk Support
5 10 (21.74%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Support Analyst
6 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.74%) EPoS
3 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.52%) PDA
4 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.35%) IVR
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
4 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Software Distribution
3 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Management
4 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Line Management
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) MCP
3 6 (13.04%) MCDST
3 6 (13.04%) MCITP
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) MCTS
5 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 3 (6.52%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) Altiris
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Mitel
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago