The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 98 125 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.28% 1.49% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Median salary £55,000 £17,250 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+218.84% -71.83%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
A+ Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
234 402 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.03% 24.12% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 193 316 351
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Cheshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +13 3 £55,000 +161.90%
A+ Certification
North West

A+ Certification
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco