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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 370 415 423
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +8
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 77 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.20% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 0.60% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 18
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £16,850
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £31,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
6468 7888 7322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.04% 33.57% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4894 6300 5911
Average salary £45,000 £43,125 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +3.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 May 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 May 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 +46 26 £22,500 -16.66% 1
Berkshire +20 23 £22,956 -4.35% 1
Hampshire +11 21 £19,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 3 £20,000 -36.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £23,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 126 (84.00%) Windows
2 120 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 90 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 77 (51.33%) Windows 7
5 76 (50.67%) MS Office
5 76 (50.67%) Active Directory
6 68 (45.33%) ITIL
7 59 (39.33%) MCP
8 56 (37.33%) HP
9 50 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 46 (30.67%) SCCM
11 44 (29.33%) SLA
12 41 (27.33%) Citrix
12 41 (27.33%) DNS
12 41 (27.33%) DHCP
13 40 (26.67%) MS Exchange
14 39 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (25.33%) LAN
16 37 (24.67%) VoIP
17 34 (22.67%) WAN
17 34 (22.67%) XenApp
18 33 (22.00%) XenDesktop
18 33 (22.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 33 (22.00%) MS PowerPoint
19 30 (20.00%) Blackberry
20 28 (18.67%) Service Management
21 26 (17.33%) Project Planning
22 23 (15.33%) VMware
23 21 (14.00%) Configuration Management
24 20 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 40 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.67%) Lync
3 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 90 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 76 (50.67%) MS Office
3 33 (22.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.33%) Office 365
2 8 (5.33%) SaaS
3 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 41 (27.33%) DNS
2 41 (27.33%) DHCP
3 38 (25.33%) LAN
4 37 (24.67%) VoIP
5 34 (22.67%) WAN
6 12 (8.00%) Wireless
7 10 (6.67%) Internet
8 6 (4.00%) VLAN
9 5 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (3.33%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.00%) Intranet
10 3 (2.00%) FTP
11 2 (1.33%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.33%) SAN
12 1 (0.67%) VPN
12 1 (0.67%) ATM
12 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.00%) Big Data
1 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (12.00%) Marketing
2 10 (6.67%) Retail
3 9 (6.00%) Advertising
4 5 (3.33%) German Language
5 4 (2.67%) Electronics
5 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (39.33%) Support Engineer
2 44 (29.33%) Analyst
3 38 (25.33%) Service Analyst
3 38 (25.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 26 (17.33%) Desktop Support
5 21 (14.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 21 (14.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 19 (12.67%) IT Support
7 18 (12.00%) Support Analyst
8 15 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (9.33%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (9.33%) Technical Engineer
9 14 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (8.67%) Field Engineer
11 12 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
12 11 (7.33%) Service Desk Engineer
13 8 (5.33%) IMAC Engineer
13 8 (5.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
14 7 (4.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 7 (4.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) COM
2 1 (0.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (0.67%) jQuery
2 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.67%) HTML5
2 1 (0.67%) CSS
2 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.67%) HTML
2 1 (0.67%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) Flash
2 1 (0.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 11 (7.33%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.00%) EPoS
5 4 (2.67%) CMDB
6 3 (2.00%) iPhone
7 2 (1.33%) iPad
7 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 126 (84.00%) Windows
2 77 (51.33%) Windows 7
3 20 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (10.67%) Windows XP
5 14 (9.33%) Windows 8
5 14 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.00%) Linux
7 7 (4.67%) Mac OS
8 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.00%) Android
9 4 (2.67%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.33%) ITIL
2 28 (18.67%) Service Management
3 26 (17.33%) Project Planning
4 21 (14.00%) Configuration Management
5 19 (12.67%) Service Desk Management
6 18 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (11.33%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.33%) Problem Management
9 10 (6.67%) Project Management
10 8 (5.33%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.33%) Web Analytics
10 8 (5.33%) Analytics
11 7 (4.67%) Software Distribution
11 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.67%) Change Management
12 5 (3.33%) Change Control
12 5 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (2.67%) Data Protection
14 3 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) VC++
1 1 (0.67%) C#
1 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (39.33%) MCP
2 20 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (13.33%) MCITP
3 17 (11.33%) Network+ Certification
3 17 (11.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (9.33%) DV Cleared
5 10 (6.67%) Degree
5 10 (6.67%) MCSE
6 9 (6.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.33%) HP ASE
7 5 (3.33%) SAP Certification
7 5 (3.33%) Dell Certification
8 4 (2.67%) MCDST
9 2 (1.33%) Server+ Certification
9 2 (1.33%) MCSA
9 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.33%) CCNP
9 2 (1.33%) CCNA
9 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (29.33%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) GAMP
System Software
1 76 (50.67%) Active Directory
2 34 (22.67%) XenApp
3 33 (22.00%) XenDesktop
3 33 (22.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 16 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.33%) Firmware
7 5 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 46 (30.67%) SCCM
2 3 (2.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 120 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (37.33%) HP
3 41 (27.33%) Citrix
4 23 (15.33%) VMware
5 17 (11.33%) Apple
6 12 (8.00%) SAP
6 12 (8.00%) Cisco
7 6 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (1.33%) Mitel
8 2 (1.33%) NetApp
9 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle
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