Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 199 246
Rank change year-on-year +34 +47 0
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 24 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 0.59% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 2.06% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 10
Surrey median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -18.27%
10th Percentile £23,345 £21,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £26,050
South East median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year - +21.95% -14.58%

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,049 1,311 1,659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.57% 28.72% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 849 979 1,332
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in Surrey

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Surrey

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Egham - 8 £25,000 -
Staines - 4 £32,500 -
Windlesham - 4 £24,380 -
Tadworth - 3 £23,690 -
Guildford -4 2 £25,500 +2.00%
A+ Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (75.00%) Apple
4 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
4 17 (70.83%) Windows 10
5 13 (54.17%) Office 365
6 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
6 12 (50.00%) Skype for Business
6 12 (50.00%) Skype
6 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (50.00%) SCCM
6 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
6 12 (50.00%) Smartphone
6 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (50.00%) SLA
6 12 (50.00%) Broadband
6 12 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
6 12 (50.00%) Break/Fix
6 12 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (29.17%) MCITP
9 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (25.00%) Citrix
10 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.83%) HP
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Broadband
1 12 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 12 (50.00%) Skype
1 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 3 (12.50%) WebEx
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Desktop Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Desktop Support
2 17 (70.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Audio Visual Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 12 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 3 (12.50%) CMDB
5 2 (8.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows 10
2 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 12 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.33%) Document Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Proactive Management
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (29.17%) MCITP
4 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (16.67%) CCENT
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 4 (16.67%) MCP
6 3 (12.50%) CCNA
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.50%) MCSE
7 2 (8.33%) IBM Certification
7 2 (8.33%) MCDST
7 2 (8.33%) MCSA
8 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) OpenView
2 3 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) Apple
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) Google
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) iManage
6 2 (8.33%) Interwoven
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy