The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 219 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.095% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £22,000 £25,000 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £21,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.14%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1575 1517 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.01% 28.89% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1311 1755
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Dorset - 3 £22,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +1 1 £32,500 +62.50%
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS
4 3 (42.86%) Sophos
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) CCENT
5 1 (14.29%) MCSM
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
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