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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 202 200 203
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 14 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 1.12% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 6
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +15.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +10.46%
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
1535 1605 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 34.26% 32.83% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1402 1286
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 31 August 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
Chertsey -2 3 £26,000 -10.34%
Leatherhead -8 2 £27,500 -8.33%
Weybridge - 2 £25,500 -
Guildford -5 1 £34,000 +70.00%
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) ITIL
3 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
4 23 (58.97%) LAN
4 23 (58.97%) Windows 7
5 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
6 20 (51.28%) TCP/IP
6 20 (51.28%) MS Office
7 19 (48.72%) HP
8 16 (41.03%) Blackberry
8 16 (41.03%) MCP
9 15 (38.46%) DNS
9 15 (38.46%) WAN
9 15 (38.46%) DHCP
9 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
10 14 (35.90%) XenApp
10 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
10 14 (35.90%) SCCM
10 14 (35.90%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (35.90%) Project Planning
10 14 (35.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (35.90%) Citrix
10 14 (35.90%) VoIP
10 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
10 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
11 10 (25.64%) SLA
11 10 (25.64%) Project Management
11 10 (25.64%) VMware
11 10 (25.64%) Service Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Office
2 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) LAN
2 20 (51.28%) TCP/IP
3 15 (38.46%) WAN
3 15 (38.46%) DHCP
3 15 (38.46%) DNS
4 14 (35.90%) VoIP
5 6 (15.38%) VLAN
6 5 (12.82%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.69%) Firewall
8 2 (5.13%) VPN
9 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 10 (25.64%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (48.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 17 (43.59%) Desktop Support
5 15 (38.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 15 (38.46%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (25.64%) Service Desk Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Server Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (10.26%) Analyst
9 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (2.56%) Field Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
10 1 (2.56%) IT Support
10 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Blackberry
2 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) PDA
4 2 (5.13%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Android
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Project Planning
3 10 (25.64%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Service Management
4 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Change Control
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) MCP
2 8 (20.51%) Degree
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.82%) SAP Certification
4 5 (12.82%) Dell Certification
4 5 (12.82%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (12.82%) MCSE
4 5 (12.82%) HP ASE
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.69%) CCNP
7 2 (5.13%) MOS
7 2 (5.13%) MCTS
8 1 (2.56%) VTSP
8 1 (2.56%) CCENT
8 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
2 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 14 (35.90%) XenApp
2 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
3 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.82%) Firmware
4 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Opsview
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) HP
3 14 (35.90%) Citrix
4 10 (25.64%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) Dell
5 5 (12.82%) SAP
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe
7 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard