The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 135 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,250 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +5.95%
A+ Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 601 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.82% 28.50% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 691 539 397
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Birmingham

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited A+ Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCDST
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) CCENT
3 2 (50.00%) Sage
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCT
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Legal

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited A+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) CCENT
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCT
3 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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