Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 345 390
Rank change year-on-year +33 +45 +50
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 9 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.088% 0.026% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.11% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 17
City of London median annual salary £29,000 £27,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% -15.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,400 £23,600 £23,300
90th Percentile £37,000 £27,000 £37,500
Central London median annual salary £27,750 £27,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% -12.90% -3.13%

A+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2262 2656 4082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.12% 22.80% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2016 2359 3514
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £28,825
90th Percentile £90,625 £92,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing A+ Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in the City of London

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification in the City of London.

Salary trend for A+ Certification in the City of London

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing A+ Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for A+ Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Publishing
5 3 (33.33%) MCTS
5 3 (33.33%) MCITP
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) OneDrive
5 3 (33.33%) BitLocker
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (22.22%) Skype
6 2 (22.22%) MCDST
6 2 (22.22%) Data Entry
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
6 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
1 3 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Entry
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (22.22%) MCDST
4 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (11.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Qualys
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam