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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 173 163 173
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 21 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 1.59% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 12
Average salary £22,000 £20,000 £17,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £15,600
10% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £22,600
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
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
1316 1571 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.58% 39.90% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1063 1265 1047
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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
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 3 July 2015. 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 13 £20,000 -
Fareham - 5 £22,750 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 45 (97.83%) Windows
2 42 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 37 (80.43%) MS Excel
4 28 (60.87%) MS Office
5 26 (56.52%) MCP
6 22 (47.83%) Service Desk Management
7 18 (39.13%) Mentoring
7 18 (39.13%) ITIL
8 17 (36.96%) SLA
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (19.57%) MCITP
11 8 (17.39%) Cisco
11 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
12 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
12 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
12 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
12 7 (15.22%) Change Management
13 6 (13.04%) Wireless
13 6 (13.04%) VMware
13 6 (13.04%) Citrix
13 6 (13.04%) Degree
13 6 (13.04%) Service Management
13 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
13 6 (13.04%) Office 365
13 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
14 4 (8.70%) Retail
14 4 (8.70%) MCDST
14 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
14 4 (8.70%) Software Distribution

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (80.43%) MS Excel
2 28 (60.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Wireless
2 4 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Analyst
2 28 (60.87%) Service Analyst
2 28 (60.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) IT Support
4 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) IT Graduate
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate
8 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Deskside Support
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Field Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) COM
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 45 (97.83%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Service Desk Management
2 18 (39.13%) Mentoring
2 18 (39.13%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
3 7 (15.22%) Change Management
3 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
3 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.04%) Service Management
5 4 (8.70%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) MCP
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (19.57%) MCITP
4 6 (13.04%) Degree
5 4 (8.70%) MCSA
5 4 (8.70%) MCDST
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) HP