The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 605 570 617
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +47
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 41 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.064% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 33
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £25,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £42,500 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12592 11652 13534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.43% 25.61% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10225 9478 11573
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
A+ Certification
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 5 £27,500 -19.11% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £30,000 -
Bromley - 1 £21,500 -
Enfield - 1 - -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (81.01%) Windows
2 52 (65.82%) MS Excel
3 46 (58.23%) MS Office
3 46 (58.23%) Microsoft
3 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
4 41 (51.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (50.63%) Windows XP
6 37 (46.84%) MCP
7 36 (45.57%) Blackberry
8 31 (39.24%) Finance
8 31 (39.24%) Windows 7
9 24 (30.38%) ITIL
10 23 (29.11%) MS Exchange
10 23 (29.11%) MCDST
11 20 (25.32%) Law
11 20 (25.32%) Network+ Certification
11 20 (25.32%) Citrix
12 19 (24.05%) Cisco
12 19 (24.05%) MCSE
13 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (21.52%) Service Management
13 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (20.25%) Degree
14 16 (20.25%) VMware
15 15 (18.99%) MS PowerPoint
16 14 (17.72%) Legal
16 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
16 14 (17.72%) WAN
17 13 (16.46%) LAN
17 13 (16.46%) DHCP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 23 (29.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (65.82%) MS Excel
2 46 (58.23%) MS Office
3 15 (18.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) WAN
1 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
2 13 (16.46%) DHCP
2 13 (16.46%) LAN
3 11 (13.92%) SAN
4 7 (8.86%) NAS
5 6 (7.59%) IP Telephony
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (6.33%) Firewall
6 5 (6.33%) VoIP
7 4 (5.06%) VPN
8 3 (3.80%) Internet
8 3 (3.80%) Wireless
8 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.80%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.53%) ADSL
10 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
General
1 31 (39.24%) Finance
2 20 (25.32%) Law
3 14 (17.72%) Legal
4 13 (16.46%) Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 2 (2.53%) French Language
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Automotive
7 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Analyst
2 23 (29.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 16 (20.25%) Support Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) Desktop Support
5 14 (17.72%) Service Analyst
5 14 (17.72%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (17.72%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (17.72%) Help Desk Support
6 12 (15.19%) Desktop Analyst
6 12 (15.19%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Support Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) IT Support
10 5 (6.33%) Data Centre Technician
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Desktop Support
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 36 (45.57%) Blackberry
2 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.86%) Smartphone
3 7 (8.86%) iPhone
3 7 (8.86%) iPad
4 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Handset
6 2 (2.53%) EPoS
7 1 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.27%) EFT
7 1 (1.27%) Economics
7 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 40 (50.63%) Windows XP
3 31 (39.24%) Windows 7
4 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.86%) Linux
8 5 (6.33%) FreeBSD
9 3 (3.80%) Android
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) ITIL
2 17 (21.52%) Service Management
3 10 (12.66%) ITSM
4 9 (11.39%) Practice Management
5 8 (10.13%) Change Management
6 7 (8.86%) CMMI
6 7 (8.86%) Six Sigma
6 7 (8.86%) Software Deployment
6 7 (8.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.33%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.33%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.80%) CRM
10 3 (3.80%) Project Management
10 3 (3.80%) High Availability
10 3 (3.80%) Change Control
10 3 (3.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) VBScript
2 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (51.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (46.84%) MCP
3 23 (29.11%) MCDST
4 20 (25.32%) Network+ Certification
5 19 (24.05%) MCSE
6 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (20.25%) Degree
8 12 (15.19%) CCNA
9 6 (7.59%) MCSA
10 5 (6.33%) CCENT
10 5 (6.33%) MCTS
11 4 (5.06%) MCITP
11 4 (5.06%) CCNP
12 3 (3.80%) Server+ Certification
12 3 (3.80%) MOS
12 3 (3.80%) CNA
12 3 (3.80%) CNE
12 3 (3.80%) Novell Certification
12 3 (3.80%) MCSM
13 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.66%) XenApp
3 9 (11.39%) vSphere
4 7 (8.86%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) WSUS
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (58.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.32%) Citrix
3 19 (24.05%) Cisco
4 16 (20.25%) VMware
5 7 (8.86%) Remedy
6 6 (7.59%) HP
6 6 (7.59%) Dell
7 5 (6.33%) Sun
7 5 (6.33%) Bloomberg
7 5 (6.33%) LANDesk
8 4 (5.06%) Reuters
9 3 (3.80%) Tradeweb
9 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.80%) Apple
9 3 (3.80%) IBM
10 2 (2.53%) Adobe
10 2 (2.53%) Symantec
10 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.27%) Trayport
11 1 (1.27%) McAfee
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Car+ Bonus+ phone+ Laptop
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: £30k - 33k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare and Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
thePlatform
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum private medical and pension
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Aradco VSI Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
thePlatform
Salary: From £71,000 to £75,000 per annum salary, bonus, pension
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago