The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 186 209 213
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 24 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.52% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 0.74% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 13
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
A+ Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1302 1617 1869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.07% 30.64% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1384 1491
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
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 Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Surrey

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in Surrey

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(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
Woking - 14 £22,500 -
Staines - 5 - -
Guildford +20 3 £19,500 -22.00%
Chertsey - 1 - -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 48 (92.31%) Windows
2 47 (90.38%) Microsoft
3 38 (73.08%) DHCP
3 38 (73.08%) TCP/IP
3 38 (73.08%) DNS
4 37 (71.15%) HP
4 37 (71.15%) Windows 7
5 36 (69.23%) MS Office
6 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
6 35 (67.31%) MCP
7 34 (65.38%) MS Excel
7 34 (65.38%) SCCM
8 32 (61.54%) ITIL
9 31 (59.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 31 (59.62%) MS Exchange
9 31 (59.62%) LAN
9 31 (59.62%) Citrix
9 31 (59.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 31 (59.62%) XenApp
9 31 (59.62%) XenDesktop
10 30 (57.69%) WAN
11 27 (51.92%) VoIP
11 27 (51.92%) Blackberry
12 23 (44.23%) Service Management
13 22 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (42.31%) Project Planning
14 15 (28.85%) SLA
15 11 (21.15%) Mac OS
16 10 (19.23%) ISO 9001
17 8 (15.38%) Apple

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 31 (59.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (69.23%) MS Office
2 34 (65.38%) MS Excel
3 31 (59.62%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (73.08%) DHCP
1 38 (73.08%) TCP/IP
1 38 (73.08%) DNS
2 31 (59.62%) LAN
3 30 (57.69%) WAN
4 27 (51.92%) VoIP
5 6 (11.54%) VLAN
6 5 (9.62%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (9.62%) Wireless
6 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
6 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.77%) FTP
7 3 (5.77%) Intranet
8 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 22 (42.31%) Analyst
3 19 (36.54%) Service Analyst
3 19 (36.54%) Support Analyst
3 19 (36.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (26.92%) Desktop Support
6 12 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 12 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 11 (21.15%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) IT Support
8 5 (9.62%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (9.62%) Network Technician
8 5 (9.62%) Support Technician
9 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (51.92%) Blackberry
2 22 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) iPhone
4 2 (3.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (92.31%) Windows
2 37 (71.15%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.15%) Mac OS
4 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
5 6 (11.54%) Android
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) ITIL
2 23 (44.23%) Service Management
3 22 (42.31%) Project Planning
4 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) ITSM
6 5 (9.62%) Change Control
7 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) MCP
2 7 (13.46%) MCSE
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.54%) SAP Certification
4 5 (9.62%) Dell Certification
4 5 (9.62%) HP ASE
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.85%) MCITP
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) SLA
2 10 (19.23%) ISO 9001
3 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
2 31 (59.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 31 (59.62%) XenApp
2 31 (59.62%) XenDesktop
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.62%) Firmware
4 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (65.38%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 47 (90.38%) Microsoft
2 37 (71.15%) HP
3 31 (59.62%) Citrix
4 8 (15.38%) Apple
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
5 6 (11.54%) SAP
6 5 (9.62%) Dell
6 5 (9.62%) Mitel