The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 87 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 10 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.91% 0.097% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.85% 0.39% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 7
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £20,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,000 £22,600
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -2.65%
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 Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
351 255 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.88% 24.66% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 292 229 329
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Kent

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Kent

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in Kent

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £23,000 -
Chatham - 2 £32,000 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
1 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (47.83%) MCSE
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 10 (43.48%) BMC
3 10 (43.48%) Remedy
3 10 (43.48%) ITSM
3 10 (43.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) Office 365
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (39.13%) Wireless
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 9 (39.13%) MCP
4 9 (39.13%) LAN
4 9 (39.13%) WAN
4 9 (39.13%) MS Office
5 8 (34.78%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
7 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
7 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 6 (26.09%) MCITP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LAN
1 9 (39.13%) WAN
1 9 (39.13%) Wireless
2 8 (34.78%) VPN
3 3 (13.04%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) IT Support
3 10 (43.48%) Service Analyst
3 10 (43.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (43.48%) Service Desk Support
3 10 (43.48%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (17.39%) Exchange Support
5 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.04%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) iPhone
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (21.74%) Android
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
1 10 (43.48%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (47.83%) MCSE
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (39.13%) MCP
4 6 (26.09%) MCITP
5 4 (17.39%) MCSA
6 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) BMC
1 10 (43.48%) Remedy
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Rochester, Kent
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