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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 547 587 580
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -7
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 56 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.097% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 12
Average salary £26,750 £28,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,250 £42,450
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,600 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.65% -1.73%
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
11891 11076 11634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.41% 25.51% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9695 8907 9688
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +14 11 £23,500 -14.54%
Bromley +9 2 £27,750 +29.06%
Hounslow - 1 £21,000 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 83 (76.15%) Windows
2 74 (67.89%) Microsoft
3 70 (64.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (58.72%) Active Directory
5 49 (44.95%) MS Office
6 43 (39.45%) LAN
6 43 (39.45%) Windows 7
7 42 (38.53%) MS Excel
8 41 (37.61%) ITIL
9 38 (34.86%) Citrix
10 35 (32.11%) MCP
11 29 (26.61%) Linux
12 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
13 27 (24.77%) MCSE
13 27 (24.77%) MCITP
14 26 (23.85%) Degree
14 26 (23.85%) Blackberry
15 25 (22.94%) WAN
15 25 (22.94%) Cisco Certification
16 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
17 23 (21.10%) HP
17 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
18 21 (19.27%) SLA
19 20 (18.35%) VPN
19 20 (18.35%) Windows XP
20 19 (17.43%) MCSA
20 19 (17.43%) UNIX
21 17 (15.60%) CCNA
21 17 (15.60%) Service Delivery
21 17 (15.60%) Law

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) Apache
5 1 (0.92%) Lync
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (44.95%) MS Office
2 42 (38.53%) MS Excel
3 16 (14.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (39.45%) LAN
2 25 (22.94%) WAN
3 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
4 20 (18.35%) VPN
5 16 (14.68%) ADSL
6 12 (11.01%) DHCP
6 12 (11.01%) DNS
7 10 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (8.26%) VoIP
9 7 (6.42%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (4.59%) Wireless
10 5 (4.59%) Internet
11 3 (2.75%) Firewall
12 1 (0.92%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.92%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.92%) Network Security
12 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) MySQL
1 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (15.60%) Law
2 12 (11.01%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Multimedia
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (24.77%) Desktop Support
2 25 (22.94%) Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Service Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (13.76%) Support Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Field Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) IT Support
6 8 (7.34%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Support Specialist
7 7 (6.42%) Data Centre Technician
8 6 (5.50%) Trainer
8 6 (5.50%) IT Trainer
9 5 (4.59%) Junior
10 4 (3.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
10 4 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.67%) Administrator
10 4 (3.67%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) HTML
1 1 (0.92%) CSS
1 1 (0.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Blackberry
2 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.84%) Management Information System
4 12 (11.01%) CMDB
4 12 (11.01%) iPhone
5 5 (4.59%) iPad
6 3 (2.75%) Equities
6 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.75%) Derivative
7 2 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.83%) Kindle
7 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.83%) PMI
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.92%) Economics
8 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 83 (76.15%) Windows
2 43 (39.45%) Windows 7
3 29 (26.61%) Linux
4 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (18.35%) Windows XP
6 19 (17.43%) UNIX
7 13 (11.93%) Solaris
8 12 (11.01%) AIX
9 10 (9.17%) Windows 8
10 8 (7.34%) Windows Vista
10 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (6.42%) Mac OS X
11 7 (6.42%) FreeBSD
12 5 (4.59%) CentOS
12 5 (4.59%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (2.75%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.83%) Android
14 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.61%) ITIL
2 17 (15.60%) Service Delivery
3 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
4 9 (8.26%) Incident Management
5 8 (7.34%) Time Management
6 7 (6.42%) Information Security
7 4 (3.67%) QMS
8 3 (2.75%) Analytics
9 2 (1.83%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.83%) Coaching
9 2 (1.83%) Project Management
9 2 (1.83%) Risk Management
10 1 (0.92%) Migration
10 1 (0.92%) Configuration Management
10 1 (0.92%) Service Management
10 1 (0.92%) Line Management
10 1 (0.92%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (0.92%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (0.92%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.83%) C
2 2 (1.83%) PHP
3 1 (0.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 70 (64.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (32.11%) MCP
3 27 (24.77%) MCSE
3 27 (24.77%) MCITP
4 26 (23.85%) Degree
5 25 (22.94%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (17.43%) MCSA
7 17 (15.60%) CCNA
8 14 (12.84%) Network+ Certification
9 13 (11.93%) MCDST
10 11 (10.09%) CCENT
11 10 (9.17%) MCTS
12 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (2.75%) CCNP
14 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.83%) APMP
14 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.92%) Security+ Certification
15 1 (0.92%) MCT
15 1 (0.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (58.72%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) XenApp
3 8 (7.34%) XenDesktop
3 8 (7.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) SCCM
2 9 (8.26%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.59%) Sysprep
4 2 (1.83%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.92%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 74 (67.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.86%) Citrix
3 23 (21.10%) HP
4 11 (10.09%) Cisco
4 11 (10.09%) Dell
5 9 (8.26%) Bloomberg
5 9 (8.26%) Remedy
6 8 (7.34%) Sun
7 7 (6.42%) TOWER Software
8 6 (5.50%) Apple
8 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.67%) SAP
10 3 (2.75%) VMware
10 3 (2.75%) Mitel
11 2 (1.83%) Polycom
11 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.83%) Novell
11 2 (1.83%) Perforce
12 1 (0.92%) Websense
12 1 (0.92%) Oracle
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