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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 134 120 141
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 2 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.94% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 2.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 5
Median salary £22,000 £24,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% -15.51%
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +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
608 782 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.99% 35.07% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 435 531 644
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) 3Com
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3Com
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL