The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 159 173 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 34 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.86% 0.61% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 1.82% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 6
Average salary £20,000 £17,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £15,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.32%
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1585 1317 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.11% 33.36% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1077 1259
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
A+ Certification
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +3 22 £20,000 +14.28%
Hook - 1 £30,000 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 35 (70.00%) MS Office
2 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) ITIL
4 18 (36.00%) VoIP
5 17 (34.00%) SAP
5 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (34.00%) EPoS
5 17 (34.00%) Retail
5 17 (34.00%) Wireless
5 17 (34.00%) Software Distribution
6 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 14 (28.00%) Incident Management
9 10 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (18.00%) C
11 8 (16.00%) MCP
11 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
12 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (14.00%) Firewall
13 6 (12.00%) SLA
13 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (10.00%) MCITP
14 5 (10.00%) Backup Exec
14 5 (10.00%) MCDST
15 4 (8.00%) Change Management
15 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 35 (70.00%) MS Office
2 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) VoIP
2 17 (34.00%) Wireless
3 7 (14.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) PBX
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) PABX
5 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
General
1 17 (34.00%) Retail
2 15 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 21 (42.00%) Service Analyst
3 19 (38.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (38.00%) 1st Line Support
4 17 (34.00%) Help Desk Support
5 10 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior
10 1 (2.00%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Systems Support
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) EPoS
2 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.00%) IVR
4 2 (4.00%) PDA
5 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.00%) UNIX
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 17 (34.00%) Software Distribution
3 14 (28.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
5 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Logistics
6 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.00%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) C
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) MCP
3 5 (10.00%) MCDST
3 5 (10.00%) MCITP
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) MCSA
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) MCTS
7 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) Novell Certification
7 1 (2.00%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Altiris
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.00%) Novell
5 1 (2.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.00%) VMware