A+ Certification Jobs in the UK excluding London

CompTIA A+ Certification
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 525 681 262
Rank change year-on-year +156 -419 +67
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 235 85 979
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.34% 0.13% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 0.36% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 191 83 90
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,550 £21,250
25th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,781
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £29,850 £28,750 £25,750
Median % change year-on-year +3.83% +11.65% -2.83%
75th Percentile £33,750 £38,750 £33,688
90th Percentile £42,250 £45,750 £42,625
UK median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -30.00%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,173 23,318 21,579
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 27.96% 36.83% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12,158 8,413 10,230
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,000 £37,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £64,106
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £54,048 £57,709 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.34% +4.93% -

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in the UK excluding London

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in the UK excluding London

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing A+ Certification in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for A+ Certification in the UK excluding London

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the UK excluding 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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South West +57 56 £29,000 -25.64% 6
South East +61 55 £31,500 +31.25% 10
North of England +75 42 £30,000 +22.45% 6
Midlands +56 38 £27,500 +12.24% 10
West Midlands +69 31 £27,500 +12.24% 7
East of England +30 29 £30,000 -22.08% 16
North West +31 20 £23,500 -15.36% 3
Yorkshire +109 17 £32,500 +32.65% 3
Wales +2 8 £34,000 -9.33%
East Midlands +1 7 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Scotland -43 7 £29,000 +1.75% 7
North East - 5 £40,000 -
A+ Certification
UK

A+ Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (15.32%) SharePoint
2 22 (9.36%) Microsoft Exchange
3 3 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 65 (27.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 108 (45.96%) Microsoft 365
2 62 (26.38%) Azure
3 38 (16.17%) Entra ID
4 18 (7.66%) OneDrive
5 12 (5.11%) AWS
6 9 (3.83%) IaaS
6 9 (3.83%) PaaS
6 9 (3.83%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.85%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.15%) DHCP
1 45 (19.15%) DNS
2 33 (14.04%) LAN
3 30 (12.77%) WAN
4 29 (12.34%) Wi-Fi
5 28 (11.91%) Network Security
6 23 (9.79%) VPN
7 18 (7.66%) VLAN
8 16 (6.81%) Internet
9 15 (6.38%) Firewall
10 14 (5.96%) IPsec
11 13 (5.53%) Broadband
11 13 (5.53%) SAN
12 12 (5.11%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (3.83%) VoIP
14 8 (3.40%) VSAN
15 5 (2.13%) TCP/IP
16 4 (1.70%) Wireless
17 3 (1.28%) ADSL
18 2 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) GitLab
General
1 116 (49.36%) Social Skills
2 21 (8.94%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.81%) Organisational Skills
4 15 (6.38%) Retail
5 14 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.11%) Local Government
7 10 (4.26%) Public Sector
8 9 (3.83%) Finance
9 8 (3.40%) Games
9 8 (3.40%) Manufacturing
10 7 (2.98%) Legal
11 5 (2.13%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (2.13%) Law
12 4 (1.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (1.70%) Marketing
12 4 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (1.28%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.43%) Fire and Rescue
14 1 (0.43%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 62 (26.38%) IT Support
2 48 (20.43%) Support Engineer
3 47 (20.00%) Analyst
4 38 (16.17%) IT Technician
5 37 (15.74%) 2nd Line Support
6 36 (15.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 36 (15.32%) Support Technician
7 34 (14.47%) IT Support Technician
8 31 (13.19%) Field Engineer
9 29 (12.34%) IT Analyst
10 28 (11.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 27 (11.49%) Desktop Engineer
11 27 (11.49%) IT Engineer
11 27 (11.49%) Service Analyst
11 27 (11.49%) Service Desk Analyst
12 23 (9.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 23 (9.79%) Desktop Support
13 21 (8.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
13 21 (8.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 21 (8.94%) Field Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.87%) Driving Licence
2 32 (13.62%) Onboarding
3 18 (7.66%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.53%) Smartphone
5 10 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.40%) Clustering
6 8 (3.40%) Operational Technology
7 7 (2.98%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.28%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.85%) CCTV
11 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.43%) CMDB
12 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.43%) PKI
12 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 152 (64.68%) Windows
2 60 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 39 (16.60%) Windows 10
4 35 (14.89%) Mac OS
5 17 (7.23%) Linux
6 7 (2.98%) Android
7 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.85%) Unix
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (55.32%) Customer Service
2 109 (46.38%) Problem-Solving
3 81 (34.47%) ITIL
4 38 (16.17%) Computer Science
4 38 (16.17%) ITSM
5 23 (9.79%) Asset Management
5 23 (9.79%) Service Management
6 20 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (8.09%) Change Management
8 18 (7.66%) Break/Fix
8 18 (7.66%) Incident Management
9 16 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (6.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 16 (6.81%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.38%) IT Asset Management
10 15 (6.38%) Time Management
11 14 (5.96%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.96%) Data Security
12 13 (5.53%) Customer Experience
12 13 (5.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.23%) SQL
2 10 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.43%) Python
3 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (52.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (30.21%) Degree
3 58 (24.68%) MCP
4 56 (23.83%) Network+ Certification
5 41 (17.45%) Security Cleared
6 32 (13.62%) SC Cleared
7 28 (11.91%) DBS Check
8 27 (11.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (10.21%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (9.79%) CCNA
11 20 (8.51%) DV Cleared
12 13 (5.53%) MCSA
13 12 (5.11%) CompTIA Security+
14 11 (4.68%) MCITP
15 7 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (2.98%) MCDST
16 6 (2.55%) Azure Certification
17 5 (2.13%) MCSE
18 2 (0.85%) CCENT
18 2 (0.85%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.49%) SLA
2 9 (3.83%) GDPR
3 6 (2.55%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.70%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.28%) ISO 14001
5 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 163 (69.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.94%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.81%) SCCM
2 15 (6.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (3.40%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.70%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.28%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (1.28%) WSUS
6 1 (0.43%) Autotask
6 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 191 (81.28%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.79%) VMware
3 20 (8.51%) Cisco
4 16 (6.81%) Veeam
5 11 (4.68%) Virgin Media
6 8 (3.40%) Apple
7 7 (2.98%) Citrix
7 7 (2.98%) HP
7 7 (2.98%) Sophos
8 6 (2.55%) ConnectWise
8 6 (2.55%) Mitel
9 5 (2.13%) Dell
9 5 (2.13%) Meraki
9 5 (2.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.70%) Acronis
10 4 (1.70%) Aruba
10 4 (1.70%) Datto
10 4 (1.70%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.28%) Sun
12 2 (0.85%) Remedy