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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 375 394 425
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +31
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 58 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.64% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 39
Average salary £22,500 £22,600 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.44% -3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £18,350 £19,180
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £31,500 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £22,600 £22,800
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -0.87%
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
7200 6866 7913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.93% 31.59% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5435 5396 6819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +20 29 £27,000 -14.28% 6
Hampshire -21 18 £20,623 -8.75%
Berkshire +8 6 £18,500 -7.50%
Kent -6 4 £16,750 -33.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 79 (63.71%) Microsoft
2 77 (62.10%) Windows
3 69 (55.65%) MS Office
4 64 (51.61%) ITIL
5 56 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 53 (42.74%) MS Excel
7 42 (33.87%) MCP
8 40 (32.26%) Windows 7
9 33 (26.61%) Active Directory
10 30 (24.19%) Wireless
11 29 (23.39%) MCSE
12 25 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (19.35%) SLA
14 23 (18.55%) MCITP
15 22 (17.74%) DNS
15 22 (17.74%) DHCP
15 22 (17.74%) Network+ Certification
16 21 (16.94%) HP
17 20 (16.13%) LAN
17 20 (16.13%) VoIP
17 20 (16.13%) WAN
17 20 (16.13%) MS Exchange
18 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
18 19 (15.32%) ISO 9001
19 18 (14.52%) Service Management
20 17 (13.71%) SAP
20 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
21 16 (12.90%) Retail
21 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
21 16 (12.90%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 20 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 69 (55.65%) MS Office
2 53 (42.74%) MS Excel
3 14 (11.29%) 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 3 (2.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.19%) Wireless
2 22 (17.74%) DNS
2 22 (17.74%) DHCP
3 20 (16.13%) VoIP
3 20 (16.13%) WAN
3 20 (16.13%) LAN
4 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.68%) IP Telephony
4 12 (9.68%) VLAN
5 6 (4.84%) Firewall
6 3 (2.42%) VPN
6 3 (2.42%) Internet
6 3 (2.42%) PBX
6 3 (2.42%) ADSL
6 3 (2.42%) Broadband
7 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.81%) PABX
7 1 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.81%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (12.90%) Retail
2 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (33.06%) Analyst
2 32 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 28 (22.58%) Service Analyst
4 27 (21.77%) Support Analyst
4 27 (21.77%) 1st Line Support
5 24 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (13.71%) Support Technician
7 15 (12.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 15 (12.10%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 12 (9.68%) Desktop Support
8 12 (9.68%) Junior
8 12 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (9.68%) Network Technician
9 10 (8.06%) Help Desk Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) IT Support
10 9 (7.26%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (5.65%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 7 (5.65%) Graduate
11 7 (5.65%) Junior Support Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) .NET
1 3 (2.42%) CSS
2 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.61%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.61%) NHibernate
2 2 (1.61%) jQuery
2 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.61%) HTML5
2 2 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Blackberry
1 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.48%) EPoS
3 6 (4.84%) CMDB
4 5 (4.03%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.03%) iPhone
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.23%) PDA
6 3 (2.42%) IVR
7 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 77 (62.10%) Windows
2 40 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 25 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.68%) Android
5 10 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.26%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.84%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.03%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.42%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (51.61%) ITIL
2 18 (14.52%) Service Management
3 12 (9.68%) ITSM
3 12 (9.68%) Software Distribution
4 8 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 6 (4.84%) Project Planning
6 5 (4.03%) Project Management
6 5 (4.03%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.03%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.23%) Change Management
7 4 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.23%) Service Desk Management
7 4 (3.23%) Line Management
7 4 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.42%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.61%) MVC
9 2 (1.61%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) SQL
2 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.61%) C#
3 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.61%) VC++
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (33.87%) MCP
3 29 (23.39%) MCSE
4 23 (18.55%) MCITP
5 22 (17.74%) Network+ Certification
6 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (8.06%) CCNA
8 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (7.26%) MCSA
10 7 (5.65%) MCDST
11 5 (4.03%) Degree
12 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
12 4 (3.23%) SAP Certification
13 3 (2.42%) MCTS
13 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
15 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.81%) Dell Certification
15 1 (0.81%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.35%) SLA
2 19 (15.32%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.61%) GAMP
System Software
1 33 (26.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.48%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.06%) XenApp
3 10 (8.06%) XenDesktop
3 10 (8.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) Firmware
5 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) SCCM
2 4 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 79 (63.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.94%) HP
3 17 (13.71%) SAP
4 13 (10.48%) Apple
4 13 (10.48%) Mitel
5 12 (9.68%) Citrix
6 9 (7.26%) VMware
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle
8 4 (3.23%) Altiris
9 3 (2.42%) Cisco
10 2 (1.61%) Dell
10 2 (1.61%) Epicor
10 2 (1.61%) Sage
11 1 (0.81%) Remedy
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