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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 397 388 435
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +47
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 46 79 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 1.18% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 45
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,800 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.31%
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
6010 6685 7882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.20% 31.32% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4989 6249
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +7 18 £21,000 +7.69% 2
Kent -1 8 £26,500 +20.45% 2
Berkshire +2 7 £24,000 +4.54% 1
Surrey -18 5 £31,500 +40.00%
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £26,500 +32.50%
West Sussex -3 2 £16,000 -54.28%
East Sussex - 1 £28,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £20,000 -
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 76 (80.00%) Windows
2 74 (77.89%) Microsoft
3 60 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 59 (62.11%) MS Excel
5 53 (55.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (44.21%) ITIL
7 39 (41.05%) MCP
7 39 (41.05%) MS Office
8 32 (33.68%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (32.63%) Cisco
9 31 (32.63%) MS Exchange
10 30 (31.58%) CCNA
11 28 (29.47%) SLA
11 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (28.42%) LAN
13 26 (27.37%) Office 365
14 25 (26.32%) MCITP
14 25 (26.32%) VMware
15 24 (25.26%) Windows Server
16 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (23.16%) WAN
18 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
19 20 (21.05%) Citrix
19 20 (21.05%) Service Management
20 18 (18.95%) VPN
20 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
21 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
21 17 (17.89%) MCSA
22 16 (16.84%) HP
22 16 (16.84%) Windows 7

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 31 (32.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (8.42%) MS Project Server
5 8 (8.42%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (7.37%) Skype for Business
7 4 (4.21%) WordPress
8 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.11%) IIS
Applications
1 59 (62.11%) MS Excel
2 39 (41.05%) MS Office
3 8 (8.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (7.37%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.11%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.42%) LAN
2 22 (23.16%) WAN
3 18 (18.95%) VPN
4 13 (13.68%) DHCP
4 13 (13.68%) DNS
5 12 (12.63%) SAN
6 10 (10.53%) VLAN
7 9 (9.47%) Wireless
8 8 (8.42%) Firewall
9 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.16%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.11%) ADSL
12 2 (2.11%) Internet
12 2 (2.11%) Network Security
13 1 (1.05%) Intranet
13 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
13 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (8.42%) Publishing
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Analyst
2 27 (28.42%) Service Analyst
3 26 (27.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (14.74%) Support Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) IT Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) IT Support
6 10 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.47%) 1st Line Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (9.47%) IT Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Field Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) IT Technician
10 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
10 5 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) CSS
1 6 (6.32%) HTML
1 6 (6.32%) jQuery
2 4 (4.21%) Ajax
2 4 (4.21%) HTML5
2 4 (4.21%) LESS
2 4 (4.21%) Sass
2 4 (4.21%) XHTML
3 3 (3.16%) Velocity
4 2 (2.11%) Web Services
5 1 (1.05%) .NET
5 1 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.37%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.32%) User Experience
5 4 (4.21%) iPhone
5 4 (4.21%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.16%) CLARiiON
7 2 (2.11%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.05%) Clustering
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 76 (80.00%) Windows
2 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (25.26%) Windows Server
4 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (16.84%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.63%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.47%) Android
8 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (7.37%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
10 4 (4.21%) Linux
10 4 (4.21%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.21%) ITIL
2 20 (21.05%) Service Management
3 12 (12.63%) ITIL V3
4 11 (11.58%) CRM
5 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.42%) ERP
6 8 (8.42%) Project Management
7 7 (7.37%) Resource Management
8 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.26%) Information Security
9 5 (5.26%) ITSM
9 5 (5.26%) Ticket Management
10 4 (4.21%) Change Control
10 4 (4.21%) Cross-Browser Development
10 4 (4.21%) Front End Development
10 4 (4.21%) Network Management
10 4 (4.21%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (3.16%) Change Management
12 2 (2.11%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.58%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.11%) C
3 2 (2.11%) C++
3 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (55.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (41.05%) MCP
3 32 (33.68%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (31.58%) CCNA
5 25 (26.32%) MCITP
6 17 (17.89%) MCSA
7 16 (16.84%) Network+ Certification
8 14 (14.74%) MCSE
9 10 (10.53%) Degree
9 10 (10.53%) MCTS
10 9 (9.47%) MCDST
10 9 (9.47%) MOS
11 4 (4.21%) CCENT
11 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.16%) LPIC
13 2 (2.11%) CompTIA Security+
13 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.47%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) WCAG
3 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.63%) XenApp
4 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.21%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.11%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) SCCM
2 5 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (77.89%) Microsoft
2 31 (32.63%) Cisco
3 25 (26.32%) VMware
4 20 (21.05%) Citrix
5 16 (16.84%) HP
6 10 (10.53%) Dell
7 6 (6.32%) IBM
8 5 (5.26%) EMC
9 4 (4.21%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (4.21%) Synology
10 3 (3.16%) Epicor
10 3 (3.16%) Remedy
10 3 (3.16%) Sophos
10 3 (3.16%) Symantec
10 3 (3.16%) Veeam
11 2 (2.11%) Altiris
11 2 (2.11%) NetApp
11 2 (2.11%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.05%) Draytek
12 1 (1.05%) Polycom
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