The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
England / South West
Rank 227 234 240
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.040% 0.16% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.49% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Median salary £25,750 £24,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.18% +7.77%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1533 1836 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.89% 33.30% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1487 1532
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the South West region.

A+ Certification Salary Trend in the South West

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Dorset - 1 £25,500 -
Avon - 1 £26,000 -
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) MCSA
3 9 (64.29%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Vista
4 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (57.14%) WatchGuard
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 8 (57.14%) ADSL
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Driving Licence

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) ADSL
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) LAN
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Technician
3 1 (7.14%) PC Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS3
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
1 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V2
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) MCSA
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCENT
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) MCP
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (7.14%) GNVQ
5 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) WatchGuard
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) 3Com
4 3 (21.43%) Draytek
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) NETGEAR
4 3 (21.43%) ZyXEL
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