The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 400 393 407
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 48 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 1.05% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 38
Average salary £27,500 £22,000 £22,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,450 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £27,400
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,500 £22,600
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -0.44%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in the South East

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in the South East

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
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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
Surrey -4 14 £38,750 +64.89% 2
Kent +9 9 £27,000 +22.72%
Buckinghamshire +2 8 - -
Berkshire -16 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hampshire +2 5 £21,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
East Sussex - 1 £26,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (56.30%) Windows
2 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
3 63 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (46.22%) ITIL
5 53 (44.54%) MS Excel
6 50 (42.02%) MS Office
7 49 (41.18%) Active Directory
8 32 (26.89%) Network+ Certification
9 31 (26.05%) CCNA
9 31 (26.05%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (26.05%) MCITP
10 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (24.37%) SLA
10 29 (24.37%) MCP
11 28 (23.53%) VMware
11 28 (23.53%) Windows Server
12 27 (22.69%) MS Exchange
12 27 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (21.85%) Office 365
13 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
14 24 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (19.33%) LAN
16 22 (18.49%) VPN
17 21 (17.65%) Cisco
17 21 (17.65%) Citrix
18 20 (16.81%) SQL
18 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (15.97%) WAN
20 17 (14.29%) MCSA
20 17 (14.29%) Service Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (22.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.88%) MS Project Server
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.36%) WordPress
7 2 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.68%) IIS
Applications
1 53 (44.54%) MS Excel
2 50 (42.02%) MS Office
3 7 (5.88%) MS Project
4 5 (4.20%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (8.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (4.20%) PlanetPress Connect
4 2 (1.68%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.84%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.84%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.33%) LAN
2 22 (18.49%) VPN
3 19 (15.97%) WAN
4 10 (8.40%) DHCP
4 10 (8.40%) DNS
4 10 (8.40%) Firewall
4 10 (8.40%) SAN
4 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.40%) VLAN
5 9 (7.56%) Wireless
6 4 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.52%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.68%) Network Security
9 1 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.84%) VoIP
9 1 (0.84%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.88%) MS Access
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.84%) GIS
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) ERwin
General
1 7 (5.88%) Publishing
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Billing
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (35.29%) Analyst
2 28 (23.53%) Service Analyst
2 28 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (18.49%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.61%) IT Support
5 13 (10.92%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (10.92%) IT Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.08%) Service Desk Support
7 10 (8.40%) 1st Line Engineer
7 10 (8.40%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) Field Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) Help Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Support Specialist
10 6 (5.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) IT Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) HTML
2 11 (9.24%) CSS
3 8 (6.72%) .NET
4 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.36%) Ajax
5 4 (3.36%) HTML5
5 4 (3.36%) jQuery
5 4 (3.36%) LESS
5 4 (3.36%) Sass
5 4 (3.36%) XHTML
6 3 (2.52%) Velocity
7 2 (1.68%) Web Services
8 1 (0.84%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.72%) iPhone
3 7 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.20%) User Experience
5 4 (3.36%) iPad
6 3 (2.52%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.52%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.52%) PDA
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.84%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 67 (56.30%) Windows
2 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 13 (10.92%) Windows 8
7 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (8.40%) Android
8 10 (8.40%) Linux
9 9 (7.56%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.52%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) ITIL
2 17 (14.29%) Service Management
3 13 (10.92%) ITSM
4 11 (9.24%) CRM
4 11 (9.24%) ITIL V3
5 9 (7.56%) Mentoring
5 9 (7.56%) Project Management
6 8 (6.72%) Change Management
6 8 (6.72%) Incident Management
6 8 (6.72%) Resource Management
7 7 (5.88%) ERP
8 6 (5.04%) Information Security
8 6 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.20%) Data Architecture
9 5 (4.20%) Document Management
9 5 (4.20%) Front End Development
9 5 (4.20%) High Availability
9 5 (4.20%) Ticket Management
10 4 (3.36%) Change Control
10 4 (3.36%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.81%) SQL
2 16 (13.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.52%) C
5 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (26.89%) Network+ Certification
3 31 (26.05%) CCNA
3 31 (26.05%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (26.05%) MCITP
4 29 (24.37%) MCP
5 17 (14.29%) MCSA
6 14 (11.76%) MCSE
7 11 (9.24%) MOS
8 10 (8.40%) MCTS
9 8 (6.72%) Degree
10 7 (5.88%) MCDST
10 7 (5.88%) Server+ Certification
11 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
12 4 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.52%) LPIC
14 2 (1.68%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.68%) Security+ Certification
15 1 (0.84%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.37%) SLA
2 4 (3.36%) WCAG
3 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.84%) TickIT
System Software
1 49 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.56%) XenApp
4 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.36%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.36%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (1.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.53%) VMware
3 21 (17.65%) Cisco
3 21 (17.65%) Citrix
4 16 (13.45%) HP
5 15 (12.61%) Dell
6 14 (11.76%) Remedy
7 10 (8.40%) BMC
8 8 (6.72%) Apple
9 7 (5.88%) Adobe
10 6 (5.04%) IBM
11 4 (3.36%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (3.36%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.36%) Synology
12 3 (2.52%) EMC
12 3 (2.52%) Epicor
12 3 (2.52%) Sophos
12 3 (2.52%) Symantec
12 3 (2.52%) Veeam
13 2 (1.68%) Oracle
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