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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 587 570 603
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +33
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 47 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.081% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 39
Average salary £27,000 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%
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
11387 10997 12888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.72% 24.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9090 9081 11010
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 12 £38,750 +56.56% 4
Bromley - 8 £23,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £17,000 -
Croydon - 1 £30,500 -
Enfield - 1 - -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (66.00%) Windows
2 57 (57.00%) Microsoft
2 57 (57.00%) Active Directory
2 57 (57.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (46.00%) MS Excel
4 45 (45.00%) ITIL
5 38 (38.00%) Windows 7
6 36 (36.00%) MS Office
6 36 (36.00%) Windows XP
7 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
8 29 (29.00%) MCP
8 29 (29.00%) Blackberry
9 26 (26.00%) Citrix
9 26 (26.00%) MCSE
9 26 (26.00%) Network+ Certification
10 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (23.00%) MCSA
12 18 (18.00%) WAN
12 18 (18.00%) Cisco
12 18 (18.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 17 (17.00%) MCDST
13 17 (17.00%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (17.00%) Remedy
13 17 (17.00%) LAN
13 17 (17.00%) VMware
14 16 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (15.00%) Finance
15 15 (15.00%) Linux
16 14 (14.00%) Service Delivery
16 14 (14.00%) MCTS

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.00%) Lync
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 46 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 36 (36.00%) MS Office
3 18 (18.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) WAN
2 17 (17.00%) LAN
3 12 (12.00%) ADSL
4 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.00%) SAN
4 11 (11.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (5.00%) DNS
5 5 (5.00%) DHCP
6 4 (4.00%) VoIP
7 2 (2.00%) VPN
7 2 (2.00%) Wireless
7 2 (2.00%) Firewall
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Law
3 7 (7.00%) Legal
4 5 (5.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Front Office
7 1 (1.00%) Automotive
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.00%) Analyst
2 19 (19.00%) Service Analyst
2 19 (19.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (16.00%) Desktop Support
5 14 (14.00%) Support Engineer
6 12 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (9.00%) IT Support
8 7 (7.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Data Centre Technician
10 5 (5.00%) Support Specialist
10 5 (5.00%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.00%) Administrator
10 5 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
1 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.00%) Blackberry
2 13 (13.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.00%) iPhone
4 11 (11.00%) iPad
4 11 (11.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.00%) PMI
7 2 (2.00%) EPoS
8 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.00%) Statistics
8 1 (1.00%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 66 (66.00%) Windows
2 38 (38.00%) Windows 7
3 36 (36.00%) Windows XP
4 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.00%) Linux
6 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.00%) Android
8 5 (5.00%) FreeBSD
9 4 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (4.00%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.00%) UNIX
9 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.00%) CentOS
11 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.00%) AIX
11 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) ITIL
2 14 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (13.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (11.00%) Information Security
6 10 (10.00%) Change Management
7 9 (9.00%) Service Management
8 6 (6.00%) Migration
9 4 (4.00%) Line Management
9 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.00%) Practice Management
9 4 (4.00%) Time Management
10 3 (3.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.00%) Project Management
10 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.00%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.00%) QMS
12 1 (1.00%) Data Migration
12 1 (1.00%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) C
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) PHP
3 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (57.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (29.00%) MCP
3 26 (26.00%) MCSE
3 26 (26.00%) Network+ Certification
4 23 (23.00%) MCSA
5 17 (17.00%) MCDST
5 17 (17.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (14.00%) MCTS
7 13 (13.00%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (12.00%) CCNA
9 11 (11.00%) MCITP
10 10 (10.00%) Degree
11 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (3.00%) APMP
12 3 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
12 3 (3.00%) PMI Certification
13 2 (2.00%) CCA
13 2 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (2.00%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (57.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.00%) XenApp
3 8 (8.00%) vSphere
4 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.00%) XenServer
7 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) Sysprep
3 2 (2.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.00%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.00%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 57 (57.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (26.00%) Citrix
3 18 (18.00%) Cisco
4 17 (17.00%) Remedy
4 17 (17.00%) VMware
5 13 (13.00%) HP
6 11 (11.00%) Dell
7 6 (6.00%) Sun
7 6 (6.00%) Altiris
8 4 (4.00%) Apple
8 4 (4.00%) NetApp
9 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.00%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.00%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.00%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.00%) McAfee
11 1 (1.00%) Websense
11 1 (1.00%) Wyse
11 1 (1.00%) Symantec
11 1 (1.00%) Novell
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onefinestay
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £140.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago