The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 89 80 112
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +32
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% 1.36% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 5.24% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 1
Median salary £20,500 £20,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.38%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
A+ Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 286 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.30% 25.93% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 156 232 300
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

A+ Certification
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Google