Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > London
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 578 654 782
Rank change year-on-year +76 +128 -46
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 29 98 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.080% 0.17% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.80% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 78 58
Median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% - -35.29%
10th Percentile £27,400 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £54,125 £62,750 £59,125
England median annual salary £29,500 £25,750 £26,250
% change year-on-year +14.56% -1.90% -4.55%

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 7,093 12,262 16,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.65% 21.20% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,297 8,996 12,173
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in London

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing A+ Certification in London.

Salary trend for A+ Certification in London

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing A+ Certification in London over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 +60 9 £45,000 -7.69% 6
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (48.28%) ITIL
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (34.48%) Network+ Certification
5 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (27.59%) Law
6 8 (27.59%) Azure
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (24.14%) Time Management
7 7 (24.14%) Legal
7 7 (24.14%) Firewall
7 7 (24.14%) CCNA
7 7 (24.14%) SLA
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (17.24%) Wireless
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.24%) VoIP
9 5 (17.24%) CCNP
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
9 5 (17.24%) Network Management
9 5 (17.24%) MOS
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (3.45%) AWS
3 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.45%) GCP
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) VoIP
2 5 (17.24%) Wireless
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) RTMP
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) DMZ
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) Skype
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (13.79%) Power BI
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.45%) BigQuery
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 8 (27.59%) Law
2 7 (24.14%) Legal
3 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 4 (13.79%) Advertising
4 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 4 (13.79%) Retail
5 3 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) IT Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Support
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Network Support
4 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Writer
5 3 (10.34%) TM1 Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (10.34%) Apple TV
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (3.45%) Blog
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Debian
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (24.14%) Time Management
3 5 (17.24%) Hardware Maintenance
3 5 (17.24%) Network Management
3 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (13.79%) Break/Fix
4 4 (13.79%) Business Transformation
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) Security Operations
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Content Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) VBA
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (24.14%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) CCNP
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.24%) MOS
5 4 (13.79%) CCSA
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.34%) MCSA
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
7 2 (6.90%) MCP
7 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
8 1 (3.45%) Degree
8 1 (3.45%) MCITP
8 1 (3.45%) MCTS
8 1 (3.45%) RHCE
8 1 (3.45%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Aruba
3 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
4 4 (13.79%) Apple
4 4 (13.79%) Meraki
4 4 (13.79%) Sun
5 3 (10.34%) Sony
6 2 (6.90%) CenturyLink
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) Google
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat