The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank - - 165
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.070%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £20,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
A+ Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
801 563 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.25% 27.71% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 664 436 668
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

A+ Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) ADSL
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Data Security
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) ADSL
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell