The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 107 140 119
Rank change year-on-year +33 -21  
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.051% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.14% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 18
Median salary £21,250 £22,000 £24,416
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% -9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,205
10% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 404 698 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.45% 35.89% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 264 549 572
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in Reading

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Reading

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Product Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) DNA
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Product Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Mitel
1 1 (16.67%) Polycom
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) Veeam
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago