The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 117 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £30,050 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,500 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
444 406 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.94% 23.47% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 316 321 532
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
A+ Certification
North West

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Warrington - 2 £30,050 -
A+ Certification
North West

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago