The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £13,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
482 294 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.66% 24.18% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 392 262 206
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,390 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
A+ Certification
South East

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £13,750 -
Maidstone - 1 £17,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £17,500 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCITP
2 7 (70.00%) MCP
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (30.00%) ADSL
6 3 (30.00%) Broadband
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) Handset
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) ADSL
2 3 (30.00%) Broadband
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Junior
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) ICT Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) ICT Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Handset
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCITP
2 7 (70.00%) MCP
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL