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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 176 197 192
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 25 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.55% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 0.62% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 20
Average salary £22,000 £27,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,100 £24,638
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.29%
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
1324 1451 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 29.39% 30.04% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1193 1425
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 £55,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 13 £22,000 -
Staines - 4 - -
Guildford +6 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 27 March 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 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 44 (86.27%) Microsoft
3 36 (70.59%) DNS
3 36 (70.59%) DHCP
4 35 (68.63%) MS Office
4 35 (68.63%) Windows 7
5 34 (66.67%) MCP
6 32 (62.75%) TCP/IP
7 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
7 31 (60.78%) HP
7 31 (60.78%) ITIL
8 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
9 29 (56.86%) SCCM
10 27 (52.94%) LAN
11 26 (50.98%) MS Exchange
11 26 (50.98%) WAN
11 26 (50.98%) Citrix
11 26 (50.98%) MS PowerPoint
11 26 (50.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 26 (50.98%) XenApp
11 26 (50.98%) XenDesktop
12 22 (43.14%) Service Management
12 22 (43.14%) Blackberry
12 22 (43.14%) VoIP
13 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (33.33%) Project Planning
15 14 (27.45%) SLA
16 12 (23.53%) ISO 9001
17 11 (21.57%) Mac OS
17 11 (21.57%) Apple

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (50.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (68.63%) MS Office
2 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
3 26 (50.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) DHCP
1 36 (70.59%) DNS
2 32 (62.75%) TCP/IP
3 27 (52.94%) LAN
4 26 (50.98%) WAN
5 22 (43.14%) VoIP
6 9 (17.65%) VLAN
7 8 (15.69%) Wireless
7 8 (15.69%) IP Telephony
8 4 (7.84%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.88%) FTP
9 3 (5.88%) Intranet
10 1 (1.96%) Internet
10 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 23 (45.10%) Analyst
3 20 (39.22%) Support Analyst
4 19 (37.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (37.25%) Service Analyst
5 18 (35.29%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 12 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 9 (17.65%) Desktop Support
8 8 (15.69%) Support Technician
8 8 (15.69%) Network Technician
9 7 (13.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (13.73%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
10 6 (11.76%) IT Support
11 4 (7.84%) Data Centre Engineer
11 4 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
11 4 (7.84%) Senior Support Analyst
11 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (5.88%) Chief Information Officer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Blackberry
2 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) iPhone
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.57%) Mac OS
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (17.65%) Android
6 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) ITIL
2 22 (43.14%) Service Management
3 17 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.69%) ITSM
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.84%) Change Control
7 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 34 (66.67%) MCP
2 10 (19.61%) MCSE
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (9.80%) SAP Certification
4 5 (9.80%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (7.84%) Dell Certification
5 4 (7.84%) HP ASE
6 2 (3.92%) MCITP
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) CCNA
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) SLA
2 12 (23.53%) ISO 9001
3 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
2 26 (50.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 26 (50.98%) XenApp
2 26 (50.98%) XenDesktop
3 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.84%) Firmware
5 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (56.86%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Microsoft
2 31 (60.78%) HP
3 26 (50.98%) Citrix
4 11 (21.57%) Apple
5 8 (15.69%) Mitel
6 5 (9.80%) SAP
6 5 (9.80%) VMware
7 4 (7.84%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) Epicor
8 1 (1.96%) Sage