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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 360 370 398
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 70 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 45
Average salary £22,000 £22,600 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £19,000 £18,640
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,600 £26,059
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,600 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-0.44% -1.73%
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
6661 6400 7413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.60% 31.63% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 5008 6313
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 +17 30 £23,500 -6.00% 1
Hampshire -27 27 £21,000 -7.07% 2
Berkshire -3 8 £50,000 +150.00% 3
Kent -3 3 £14,000 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £21,000 -
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 93 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 85 (68.55%) Windows
3 75 (60.48%) MS Office
4 65 (52.42%) ITIL
5 58 (46.77%) MS Excel
6 55 (44.35%) Windows 7
7 50 (40.32%) MCP
8 47 (37.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (34.68%) Active Directory
10 37 (29.84%) HP
11 34 (27.42%) DNS
11 34 (27.42%) DHCP
12 31 (25.00%) Wireless
13 29 (23.39%) VoIP
14 28 (22.58%) WAN
14 28 (22.58%) LAN
15 27 (21.77%) SLA
16 26 (20.97%) MS PowerPoint
17 25 (20.16%) Service Management
17 25 (20.16%) MS Exchange
18 24 (19.35%) Citrix
18 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (18.55%) XenApp
19 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
19 23 (18.55%) MCSE
20 22 (17.74%) Blackberry
20 22 (17.74%) XenDesktop
20 22 (17.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 22 (17.74%) SCCM
21 20 (16.13%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 25 (20.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 75 (60.48%) MS Office
2 58 (46.77%) MS Excel
3 26 (20.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.23%) MS Project
4 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) SaaS
2 2 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (27.42%) DHCP
1 34 (27.42%) DNS
2 31 (25.00%) Wireless
3 29 (23.39%) VoIP
4 28 (22.58%) WAN
4 28 (22.58%) LAN
5 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
6 12 (9.68%) IP Telephony
6 12 (9.68%) VLAN
7 3 (2.42%) Internet
7 3 (2.42%) ADSL
7 3 (2.42%) Broadband
8 2 (1.61%) VPN
9 1 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.81%) PBX
9 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.61%) Big Data
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (12.10%) Retail
2 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.03%) Advertising
3 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 3 (2.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (35.48%) Analyst
2 37 (29.84%) Support Engineer
3 33 (26.61%) Service Analyst
3 33 (26.61%) Support Analyst
4 31 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 28 (22.58%) 1st Line Support
6 18 (14.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 17 (13.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 14 (11.29%) Support Technician
9 13 (10.48%) Desktop Support
10 12 (9.68%) Network Technician
10 12 (9.68%) IT Support
11 10 (8.06%) Junior
12 8 (6.45%) Graduate
12 8 (6.45%) IT Graduate
13 7 (5.65%) Deskside Support
13 7 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
14 6 (4.84%) Field Engineer
14 6 (4.84%) IT Support Technician
14 6 (4.84%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.61%) CSS
1 2 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.81%) HTML
2 1 (0.81%) Flash
2 1 (0.81%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.81%) NHibernate
2 1 (0.81%) jQuery
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (17.74%) Blackberry
3 12 (9.68%) EPoS
4 7 (5.65%) CMDB
5 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.03%) iPhone
6 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.61%) PDA
6 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) IVR
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (68.55%) Windows
2 55 (44.35%) Windows 7
3 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.68%) Android
5 11 (8.87%) Mac OS
6 7 (5.65%) Windows Vista
6 7 (5.65%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.84%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.42%) ITIL
2 25 (20.16%) Service Management
3 13 (10.48%) Project Planning
4 12 (9.68%) ITSM
5 11 (8.87%) Software Distribution
6 9 (7.26%) Configuration Management
7 8 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.65%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (3.23%) Analytics
9 4 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.23%) Web Analytics
9 4 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.42%) Change Management
10 3 (2.42%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.42%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.42%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (2.42%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.61%) Project Management
12 1 (0.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) SQL
2 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.81%) VC++
3 1 (0.81%) C
3 1 (0.81%) C#
3 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (40.32%) MCP
2 47 (37.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (18.55%) MCSE
4 20 (16.13%) MCITP
5 17 (13.71%) Network+ Certification
6 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (6.45%) CCNA
8 8 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (4.84%) DV Cleared
10 5 (4.03%) MCDST
10 5 (4.03%) MCSA
11 4 (3.23%) SAP Certification
12 2 (1.61%) Degree
12 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.81%) MCTS
13 1 (0.81%) Server+ Certification
13 1 (0.81%) Dell Certification
13 1 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (0.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.77%) SLA
2 19 (15.32%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) GAMP
System Software
1 43 (34.68%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.55%) XenApp
3 22 (17.74%) XenDesktop
3 22 (17.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 12 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (17.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 93 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (29.84%) HP
3 24 (19.35%) Citrix
4 16 (12.90%) SAP
5 13 (10.48%) Apple
5 13 (10.48%) Mitel
6 6 (4.84%) VMware
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle
8 3 (2.42%) Cisco
9 2 (1.61%) Dell
9 2 (1.61%) Sage
9 2 (1.61%) Epicor
10 1 (0.81%) Altiris
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