The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 582 622 587
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -35
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 46 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 36
Average salary £26,126 £27,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.99% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%
A+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11368 12833 11410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.55% 25.77% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 10315 9278
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in London

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in London

A+ Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
City of London +34 14 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Bromley - 2 £26,250 -
Feltham - 2 £30,000 -
Southall - 1 £25,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £19,000 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 64 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 62 (68.89%) Windows
3 46 (51.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (46.67%) MS Excel
5 36 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 33 (36.67%) MS Office
8 32 (35.56%) MCP
8 32 (35.56%) Windows 7
9 28 (31.11%) Network+ Certification
10 26 (28.89%) Linux
11 25 (27.78%) ITIL
11 25 (27.78%) LAN
12 23 (25.56%) WAN
12 23 (25.56%) Cisco
12 23 (25.56%) MCSE
12 23 (25.56%) CCNA
12 23 (25.56%) Windows 8
13 20 (22.22%) Citrix
14 18 (20.00%) Degree
15 17 (18.89%) Data Centre
15 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
16 16 (17.78%) Law
17 15 (16.67%) Blackberry
17 15 (16.67%) HP
17 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (15.56%) Windows XP
19 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
19 13 (14.44%) Dell
20 12 (13.33%) Sun

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 33 (36.67%) MS Office
3 5 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) LAN
2 23 (25.56%) WAN
3 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (11.11%) ADSL
6 6 (6.67%) VPN
6 6 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.33%) ATM
8 2 (2.22%) Wireless
8 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.22%) Network Security
8 2 (2.22%) Firewall
9 1 (1.11%) DHCP
9 1 (1.11%) PBX
9 1 (1.11%) VoIP
9 1 (1.11%) DNS
9 1 (1.11%) Internet
General
1 16 (17.78%) Law
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.33%) Electronics
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Military
4 3 (3.33%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 13 (14.44%) Support Specialist
3 12 (13.33%) Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) IT Support
3 12 (13.33%) Data Centre Technician
4 10 (11.11%) Field Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) IT Support Specialist
6 6 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Desktop Support Specialist
8 4 (4.44%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.56%) iPhone
7 4 (4.44%) iPad
7 4 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (4.44%) Eurex
7 4 (4.44%) Equities
7 4 (4.44%) PDA
7 4 (4.44%) Derivative
8 2 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.11%) Kindle
9 1 (1.11%) Statistics
9 1 (1.11%) IVR
9 1 (1.11%) AS400
9 1 (1.11%) Replication
9 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.89%) Windows
2 32 (35.56%) Windows 7
3 26 (28.89%) Linux
4 23 (25.56%) Windows 8
5 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (15.56%) Windows XP
7 12 (13.33%) FreeBSD
8 8 (8.89%) UNIX
8 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (7.78%) Mac OS X
9 7 (7.78%) Windows Vista
10 6 (6.67%) CentOS
11 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.33%) Android
13 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
13 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
14 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (4.44%) Service Management
3 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.33%) Workflow
4 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.33%) Information Security
4 3 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (2.22%) Data Privacy
5 2 (2.22%) Line Management
5 2 (2.22%) Software License Management
5 2 (2.22%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (2.22%) Software Distribution
5 2 (2.22%) Project Management
5 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (51.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (35.56%) MCP
4 28 (31.11%) Network+ Certification
5 23 (25.56%) MCSE
5 23 (25.56%) CCNA
6 18 (20.00%) Degree
7 12 (13.33%) MCITP
8 9 (10.00%) CCENT
9 8 (8.89%) MCTS
10 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
10 7 (7.78%) MCSA
11 5 (5.56%) MOS
12 3 (3.33%) MCDST
13 2 (2.22%) CCNP
13 2 (2.22%) CISSP
14 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) BS7799
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Sysprep
2 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 64 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (25.56%) Cisco
3 20 (22.22%) Citrix
4 15 (16.67%) HP
5 13 (14.44%) Dell
6 12 (13.33%) Sun
7 7 (7.78%) Bloomberg
8 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.67%) Apple
9 5 (5.56%) Remedy
10 4 (4.44%) Mitel
11 3 (3.33%) Adobe
12 2 (2.22%) TOWER Software
12 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.11%) Altiris
13 1 (1.11%) LANDesk
13 1 (1.11%) Polycom
13 1 (1.11%) Perforce
13 1 (1.11%) VMware
13 1 (1.11%) NetApp
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