Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 752 785 825
Rank change year-on-year +33 +40 -9
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 92 59 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.078% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 81 42 86
London median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £21,250 £17,750 £21,875
90th Percentile £66,250 £45,000 £41,625
England median annual salary £21,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -10.64% -6.00% -

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16873 18249 22895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.49% 24.02% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12575 15162 18665
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,325
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.14% +6.65%
10th Percentile £30,219 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in London

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in London

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing A+ Certification in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for A+ Certification in London

A+ Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +30 14 £29,500 +9.26% 4
North London +13 5 £70,000 +278.38%
South London +12 4 £28,000 +40.00%
West London +7 1 £26,500 -19.70%
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 54 (58.70%) Windows
2 41 (44.57%) Active Directory
3 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 36 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (33.70%) Degree
6 27 (29.35%) MCSE
7 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (28.26%) Office 365
8 25 (27.17%) Finance
9 24 (26.09%) CCNA
10 23 (25.00%) ITIL
10 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 23 (25.00%) User Experience
11 22 (23.91%) MCP
11 22 (23.91%) Cisco
12 21 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (22.83%) Windows 7
12 21 (22.83%) Windows Server
13 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (21.74%) VMware
14 19 (20.65%) Web Design
14 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (20.65%) CSS
14 19 (20.65%) HTML
14 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
14 19 (20.65%) Web Development
14 19 (20.65%) Economics
14 19 (20.65%) Ember.js
14 19 (20.65%) AngularJS

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.61%) Skype for Business
4 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.26%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) Office 365
2 9 (9.78%) G Suite
3 7 (7.61%) GitHub
4 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.35%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.35%) SaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.48%) DHCP
1 17 (18.48%) DNS
1 17 (18.48%) Firewall
2 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.04%) VPN
4 11 (11.96%) Internet
5 8 (8.70%) Wireless
5 8 (8.70%) WLAN
6 5 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (5.43%) Skype
6 5 (5.43%) Unified Communications
7 4 (4.35%) LAN
7 4 (4.35%) NAS
8 3 (3.26%) DSL
8 3 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.26%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.09%) Network Security
9 1 (1.09%) VoIP
9 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Artifactory
1 7 (7.61%) Bitbucket
1 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.61%) Subversion
1 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Legal
2 5 (5.43%) Publishing
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Front Office
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Developer
2 19 (20.65%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) Support Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Angular Developer
6 10 (10.87%) IT Support
6 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Desktop Support
8 8 (8.70%) IT Technician
9 7 (7.61%) Architect
9 7 (7.61%) DevOps Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.52%) IT Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Applications Support
11 5 (5.43%) Consultant
11 5 (5.43%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) Angular 2
1 19 (20.65%) AngularJS
1 19 (20.65%) CSS
1 19 (20.65%) Ember.js
1 19 (20.65%) HTML
1 19 (20.65%) React
2 5 (5.43%) XMPP
3 4 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (1.09%) .NET
4 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) User Experience
2 10 (10.87%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.17%) Social Media
7 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 54 (58.70%) Windows
2 21 (22.83%) Windows 7
2 21 (22.83%) Windows Server
2 21 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (18.48%) Windows 8
5 11 (11.96%) Windows 10
6 10 (10.87%) Linux
7 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.70%) Mac OS X
8 8 (8.70%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.52%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.35%) Android
11 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) ITIL
2 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
2 19 (20.65%) Economics
2 19 (20.65%) Mentoring
2 19 (20.65%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (20.65%) Web Design
2 19 (20.65%) Web Development
3 9 (9.78%) Service Management
4 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (8.70%) ITIL V2
4 8 (8.70%) Time Management
5 7 (7.61%) DevOps
5 7 (7.61%) Mobile Development
5 7 (7.61%) Release Automation
5 7 (7.61%) Target Operating Model
5 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.43%) Presales
8 4 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.61%) Perl
3 7 (7.61%) Python
4 6 (6.52%) VBA
5 5 (5.43%) Java
5 5 (5.43%) VB
6 1 (1.09%) C
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby
6 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (33.70%) Degree
3 27 (29.35%) MCSE
4 26 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (26.09%) CCNA
6 22 (23.91%) MCP
7 12 (13.04%) Network+ Certification
8 9 (9.78%) MCSA
9 8 (8.70%) CCNP
9 8 (8.70%) DBS Check
10 7 (7.61%) MCTS
11 5 (5.43%) MCITP
11 5 (5.43%) VCP5
11 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (3.26%) CEH
12 3 (3.26%) CISSP
12 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.26%) SANS
13 2 (2.17%) CCENT
13 2 (2.17%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (44.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.61%) Docker
5 5 (5.43%) XenApp
6 4 (4.35%) BitLocker
7 3 (3.26%) Snort
8 1 (1.09%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) SCCM
2 8 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (8.70%) Puppet
3 7 (7.61%) Rundeck
4 4 (4.35%) WSUS
5 3 (3.26%) RSA enVision
5 3 (3.26%) SCOM
5 3 (3.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.09%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.91%) Cisco
3 20 (21.74%) VMware
4 15 (16.30%) Citrix
5 12 (13.04%) IBM
6 9 (9.78%) Google
7 7 (7.61%) CA
7 7 (7.61%) Cognizant
7 7 (7.61%) HP
8 5 (5.43%) Apple
8 5 (5.43%) EMC
8 5 (5.43%) QNAP
9 4 (4.35%) Qualys
10 3 (3.26%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.26%) Sophos
10 3 (3.26%) Sourcefire
10 3 (3.26%) Toshiba
11 2 (2.17%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.17%) Veeam
12 1 (1.09%) MobileIron