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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 412 403 415
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 36 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 1.02% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 43
Median salary £22,250 £22,978 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.16% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £27,850 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +2.27%
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
5834 6641 7631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.64% 31.69% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4735 5165 5898
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire 0 16 £19,000 -13.63% 1
Kent +25 8 £28,750 +109.09%
Surrey +13 8 £28,250 +8.65%
Berkshire -12 3 £21,500 -12.24%
Oxfordshire -15 1 £20,000 -20.00%
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 72 (87.80%) Microsoft
2 62 (75.61%) Windows
3 49 (59.76%) MS Excel
4 47 (57.32%) ITIL
5 46 (56.10%) Active Directory
6 35 (42.68%) SLA
7 33 (40.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (34.15%) VMware
9 27 (32.93%) MCP
10 26 (31.71%) MS Office
11 25 (30.49%) Cisco
12 23 (28.05%) HP
12 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
13 21 (25.61%) LAN
13 21 (25.61%) Citrix
14 19 (23.17%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (21.95%) Network+ Certification
16 17 (20.73%) CCNA
17 16 (19.51%) WAN
17 16 (19.51%) Service Management
18 15 (18.29%) MCITP
18 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
19 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
19 12 (14.63%) VPN
20 11 (13.41%) CCENT
21 10 (12.20%) MCSE
21 10 (12.20%) MCSA
21 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
21 10 (12.20%) Dell

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

Application Platforms
1 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.88%) MS Project Server
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (59.76%) MS Excel
2 26 (31.71%) MS Office
3 4 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.22%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Office 365
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) LAN
2 16 (19.51%) WAN
3 12 (14.63%) VPN
4 9 (10.98%) ADSL
5 7 (8.54%) DHCP
5 7 (8.54%) DNS
6 5 (6.10%) SAN
6 5 (6.10%) VLAN
6 5 (6.10%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.66%) Firewall
7 3 (3.66%) Wireless
8 2 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (1.22%) Broadband
9 1 (1.22%) Intranet
9 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Publishing
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Analyst
2 27 (32.93%) Service Analyst
3 22 (26.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (23.17%) Support Engineer
5 14 (17.07%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (15.85%) 1st Line Engineer
7 12 (14.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 12 (14.63%) IT Analyst
8 7 (8.54%) IT Support
9 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (7.32%) Field Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) IT Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) IT Technician
10 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Data Centre Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support
11 4 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (3.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) CSS
1 2 (2.44%) HTML
1 2 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Telematics
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (75.61%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.76%) Windows 8
6 6 (7.32%) Android
7 5 (6.10%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.88%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.66%) Linux
9 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (57.32%) ITIL
2 16 (19.51%) Service Management
3 8 (9.76%) Ticket Management
4 7 (8.54%) ITIL V3
5 5 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (6.10%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (4.88%) CRM
6 4 (4.88%) ERP
6 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.88%) Resource Management
6 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.66%) Software License Management
8 2 (2.44%) Data Privacy
8 2 (2.44%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.44%) Network Management
8 2 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.22%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.22%) Release Management
9 1 (1.22%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) C
2 2 (2.44%) C++
2 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (40.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (32.93%) MCP
3 19 (23.17%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (21.95%) Network+ Certification
5 17 (20.73%) CCNA
6 15 (18.29%) MCITP
7 11 (13.41%) CCENT
8 10 (12.20%) MCSA
8 10 (12.20%) MCSE
9 8 (9.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (6.10%) Dell Certification
10 5 (6.10%) HP ASE
10 5 (6.10%) MCDST
10 5 (6.10%) MOS
11 4 (4.88%) Degree
11 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (4.88%) MCTS
12 3 (3.66%) SAP Certification
12 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
12 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (42.68%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) ISO22301
System Software
1 46 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.76%) Terminal Server
4 7 (8.54%) XenApp
5 5 (6.10%) Firmware
5 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) SCCM
1 4 (4.88%) SCOM
2 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (87.80%) Microsoft
2 28 (34.15%) VMware
3 25 (30.49%) Cisco
4 23 (28.05%) HP
5 21 (25.61%) Citrix
6 10 (12.20%) Dell
7 8 (9.76%) EMC
7 8 (9.76%) NetApp
8 5 (6.10%) IBM
9 3 (3.66%) SAP
10 2 (2.44%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.22%) 3Com
11 1 (1.22%) Apple
11 1 (1.22%) Draytek
11 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.22%) Juniper
11 1 (1.22%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.22%) Polycom
11 1 (1.22%) ZyXEL
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago