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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 77 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.84% 0.093% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% 0.41% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 6
Median salary £27,500 - £15,375
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 - £13,625
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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 Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
276 243 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.11% 22.48% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 245 202 370
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 2 £23,750 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £14,500 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) MCSE
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) MCITP
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Service Management
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) MCP
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Office 365
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) MCSA
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) IT Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) IT Technician
5 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
6 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNA
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) MCSE
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) MCP
5 4 (25.00%) MCSA
6 3 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL