The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 77
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 0 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 1.08% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.88% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 14
Median salary - £21,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -  

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 Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 232 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 23.24% 27.78% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130 219 245
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Military
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft