The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 106 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.073% 0.089% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.26% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £21,000 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
A+ Certification
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
409 381 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.01% 33.93% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 307 270 239
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Milton Keynes region.

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

A+ Certification
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Server+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Server+ Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell