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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 568 608 582
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 45 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 28
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £20,800 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% -2.22%
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
11211 12562 11098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.81% 25.82% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9196 10215 9015
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +47 15 £26,000 -5.45%
Bromley +15 1 £23,000 +6.97%
Croydon - 1 £22,000 -
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 22 May 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 72 (71.29%) Windows
2 65 (64.36%) Microsoft
3 60 (59.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (48.51%) Active Directory
5 38 (37.62%) MS Excel
6 35 (34.65%) Windows 7
7 34 (33.66%) MS Office
8 33 (32.67%) LAN
9 31 (30.69%) MCP
9 31 (30.69%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (29.70%) ITIL
11 27 (26.73%) Degree
12 26 (25.74%) Linux
13 25 (24.75%) Citrix
14 23 (22.77%) Network+ Certification
15 22 (21.78%) CCNA
15 22 (21.78%) MCSE
15 22 (21.78%) WAN
16 20 (19.80%) MCITP
16 20 (19.80%) Windows 8
17 18 (17.82%) Blackberry
18 17 (16.83%) TCP/IP
18 17 (16.83%) UNIX
19 16 (15.84%) VPN
19 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
20 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2008
20 15 (14.85%) Law
21 14 (13.86%) SLA
21 14 (13.86%) Cisco
22 13 (12.87%) HP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (10.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.99%) Apache
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (37.62%) MS Excel
2 34 (33.66%) MS Office
3 5 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (32.67%) LAN
2 22 (21.78%) WAN
3 17 (16.83%) TCP/IP
4 16 (15.84%) VPN
5 10 (9.90%) ADSL
6 8 (7.92%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (4.95%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.96%) Wireless
8 4 (3.96%) Firewall
9 3 (2.97%) ATM
9 3 (2.97%) DNS
9 3 (2.97%) VoIP
9 3 (2.97%) DHCP
10 2 (1.98%) Network Security
10 2 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.99%) PBX
11 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) MySQL
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (14.85%) Law
2 12 (11.88%) Finance
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.97%) Military
4 3 (2.97%) Electronics
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Desktop Support
2 14 (13.86%) IT Support
3 13 (12.87%) Analyst
3 13 (12.87%) Support Specialist
4 11 (10.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (9.90%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Field Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Data Centre Technician
7 8 (7.92%) IT Support Specialist
8 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Desktop Support Specialist
10 5 (4.95%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (3.96%) Help Desk Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Junior
11 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.96%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) Administrator
11 4 (3.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Blackberry
2 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.92%) CMDB
3 8 (7.92%) iPhone
4 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.96%) Equities
6 4 (3.96%) PDA
6 4 (3.96%) Derivative
6 4 (3.96%) Eurex
7 2 (1.98%) Kindle
7 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.99%) Economics
8 1 (0.99%) Statistics
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) IVR
8 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (71.29%) Windows
2 35 (34.65%) Windows 7
3 26 (25.74%) Linux
4 20 (19.80%) Windows 8
5 17 (16.83%) UNIX
6 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (12.87%) Windows XP
8 8 (7.92%) AIX
8 8 (7.92%) Solaris
8 8 (7.92%) FreeBSD
8 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (7.92%) Windows Vista
9 7 (6.93%) Mac OS X
10 6 (5.94%) CentOS
10 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.97%) Android
12 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.98%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) ITIL
2 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
3 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (2.97%) Line Management
4 3 (2.97%) Problem Management
4 3 (2.97%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.97%) Data Protection
4 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2
4 3 (2.97%) Information Security
5 2 (1.98%) Service Management
5 2 (1.98%) Business Continuity
5 2 (1.98%) Project Management
5 2 (1.98%) Asset Management
5 2 (1.98%) Software Distribution
5 2 (1.98%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (1.98%) Software License Management
6 1 (0.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.99%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (0.99%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (0.99%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.91%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (59.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (30.69%) MCP
2 31 (30.69%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (26.73%) Degree
4 23 (22.77%) Network+ Certification
5 22 (21.78%) CCNA
5 22 (21.78%) MCSE
6 20 (19.80%) MCITP
7 12 (11.88%) MCSA
7 12 (11.88%) MCDST
8 10 (9.90%) CCENT
9 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
10 5 (4.95%) MOS
10 5 (4.95%) MCTS
11 3 (2.97%) CCNP
12 2 (1.98%) CISSP
13 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.99%) MCPD
13 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.99%) BS7799
System Software
1 49 (48.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) XenApp
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Sysprep
2 5 (4.95%) SCCM
3 2 (1.98%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 65 (64.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.75%) Citrix
3 14 (13.86%) Cisco
4 13 (12.87%) HP
5 10 (9.90%) Dell
6 8 (7.92%) Sun
7 7 (6.93%) TOWER Software
7 7 (6.93%) Bloomberg
8 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.95%) Mitel
9 5 (4.95%) Apple
10 4 (3.96%) Remedy
11 3 (2.97%) VMware
12 2 (1.98%) Perforce
12 2 (1.98%) Adobe
12 2 (1.98%) Polycom
12 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.99%) Google
13 1 (0.99%) Altiris
13 1 (0.99%) Trayport
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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