The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 73 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.48% 0.70% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 2.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £33,500 £21,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.52% -4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
152 210 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.17% 29.49% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 132 191 183
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,736 £33,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Southampton

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 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 Southampton region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
4 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Military
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) HNC
4 3 (42.86%) HND
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (14.29%) MCDST
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) HNC
3 3 (42.86%) HND
3 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) MCDST
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft