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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 129 138 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 0.083% 0.089%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Average salary £22,956 £25,250 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.08% -65.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,250 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,250 £84,750
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
A+ Certification
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
824 994 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.11% 41.31% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 565 677 686
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Reading

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Reading

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in Reading

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 34 (79.07%) Microsoft
1 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 29 (67.44%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) Windows 7
4 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
5 19 (44.19%) Lotus Domino
6 17 (39.53%) ITIL
7 16 (37.21%) HP
7 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
7 16 (37.21%) DV Cleared
7 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
8 15 (34.88%) SLA
9 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
10 12 (27.91%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (27.91%) VMware
10 12 (27.91%) Windows XP
10 12 (27.91%) MS Office
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.58%) SCCM
11 11 (25.58%) Office 365
11 11 (25.58%) Windows 8
11 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (25.58%) Internet
11 11 (25.58%) Linux
11 11 (25.58%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.58%) MCITP
12 9 (20.93%) Apple
12 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (44.19%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (4.65%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Office 365
2 8 (18.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
2 11 (25.58%) Internet
3 5 (11.63%) DHCP
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) ATM
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
General
1 8 (18.60%) Advertising
1 8 (18.60%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.33%) Military
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Technical Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Field Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) IMAC Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) IT Support
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Account Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Sales Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) ATM Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.33%) Customer Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) Windows 7
3 12 (27.91%) Windows XP
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (25.58%) Windows 8
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.58%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
3 8 (18.60%) Web Analytics
3 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (18.60%) Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Workflow
4 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
1 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) DV Cleared
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (25.58%) MCITP
4 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.65%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) MCSA
7 1 (2.33%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) VMware Workstation
2 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) HP
3 12 (27.91%) VMware
4 9 (20.93%) Apple
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Altiris
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