The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 134 133 150
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.32% 0.044% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £29,000 £32,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +2.38%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
835 774 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.40% 34.40% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 597 633 926
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 8 £29,000 -9.37%
A+ Certification
East of England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Intranet
2 5 (62.50%) MathWorks
2 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
2 5 (62.50%) Simulink
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (37.50%) MOS
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Nokia
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MOS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MathWorks
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Nokia
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy