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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 102 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.54% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £14,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,600 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-0.44% -1.73%
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
262 371 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.67% 33.21% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 235 313 133
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,975 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 28 January 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £14,000 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Junior
2 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory