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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 580 599 556
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -43
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 47 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 34
Average salary £29,750 £27,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.18% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
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
11146 12157 11182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.15% 25.22% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9069 9755 9044
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 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 30 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 +36 16 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Feltham - 2 £30,000 -
Bromley +13 1 £29,500 +25.53%
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 65 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 64 (70.33%) Windows
3 46 (50.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
6 36 (39.56%) MS Office
7 34 (37.36%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (34.07%) MCP
8 31 (34.07%) Windows 7
9 27 (29.67%) Network+ Certification
10 26 (28.57%) ITIL
10 26 (28.57%) LAN
11 24 (26.37%) WAN
11 24 (26.37%) Cisco
12 23 (25.27%) MCSE
12 23 (25.27%) CCNA
13 22 (24.18%) Linux
14 21 (23.08%) Citrix
15 19 (20.88%) Degree
15 19 (20.88%) Windows 8
16 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
17 14 (15.38%) SLA
18 13 (14.29%) Finance
18 13 (14.29%) Data Centre
19 12 (13.19%) Law
19 12 (13.19%) HP
19 12 (13.19%) Blackberry
20 11 (12.09%) Dell
20 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
20 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.49%) IIS
3 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 36 (39.56%) MS Office
3 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.20%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.10%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) LAN
2 24 (26.37%) WAN
3 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.99%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (8.79%) ADSL
6 7 (7.69%) VPN
6 7 (7.69%) DNS
6 7 (7.69%) DHCP
6 7 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.40%) Internet
8 3 (3.30%) ATM
9 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.20%) Network Security
9 2 (2.20%) VLAN
10 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.10%) PBX
10 1 (1.10%) VoIP
10 1 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Law
3 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Legal
5 3 (3.30%) Electronics
5 3 (3.30%) Military
5 3 (3.30%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 2 (2.20%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Desktop Support
2 16 (17.58%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 12 (13.19%) IT Support
5 10 (10.99%) Data Centre Technician
6 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Field Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Service Manager
7 8 (8.79%) IT Support Specialist
8 6 (6.59%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Administrator
10 4 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.19%) Blackberry
3 11 (12.09%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.49%) PDA
6 4 (4.40%) Derivative
6 4 (4.40%) Equities
6 4 (4.40%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.40%) iPad
6 4 (4.40%) Eurex
7 3 (3.30%) iPhone
8 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.10%) mHealth
9 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.10%) IVR
9 1 (1.10%) Statistics
9 1 (1.10%) AS400
9 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (70.33%) Windows
2 31 (34.07%) Windows 7
3 22 (24.18%) Linux
4 19 (20.88%) Windows 8
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
6 10 (10.99%) FreeBSD
7 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.69%) UNIX
9 6 (6.59%) CentOS
10 5 (5.49%) Mac OS X
11 4 (4.40%) Windows Vista
11 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.20%) Windows Phone
12 2 (2.20%) Android
13 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (8.79%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.69%) Service Management
3 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.59%) Workflow
5 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.49%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (4.40%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.30%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.30%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.30%) Information Security
8 2 (2.20%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.20%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.20%) Project Management
8 2 (2.20%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.20%) Data Privacy
8 2 (2.20%) Line Management
8 2 (2.20%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (50.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (37.36%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (34.07%) MCP
4 27 (29.67%) Network+ Certification
5 23 (25.27%) MCSE
5 23 (25.27%) CCNA
6 19 (20.88%) Degree
7 11 (12.09%) MCTS
8 9 (9.89%) MCITP
8 9 (9.89%) MCSA
8 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.69%) CCENT
10 5 (5.49%) MOS
11 3 (3.30%) MCDST
12 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.10%) CCNP
13 1 (1.10%) CISSP
13 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.10%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) BS7799
2 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) XenApp
4 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) SCCM
1 6 (6.59%) Sysprep
2 3 (3.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.10%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 65 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.37%) Cisco
3 21 (23.08%) Citrix
4 12 (13.19%) HP
5 11 (12.09%) Dell
6 10 (10.99%) Sun
7 7 (7.69%) Bloomberg
8 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.59%) VMware
9 5 (5.49%) Mitel
9 5 (5.49%) Apple
9 5 (5.49%) Remedy
9 5 (5.49%) Adobe
10 3 (3.30%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.20%) GFI Software
11 2 (2.20%) Altiris
11 2 (2.20%) SunGard
12 1 (1.10%) IBM
12 1 (1.10%) Juniper
12 1 (1.10%) NetApp
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + London Weighting & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Performance Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago