The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 160 180 166
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.054% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% -2.22%
A+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
870 998 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.56% 26.94% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 631 855 672
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +12 9 £26,500 +26.19%
Leicestershire - 3 £20,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £22,000 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) XenApp
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 6 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) MCP
7 3 (18.75%) HND
7 3 (18.75%) SLA
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) Electronics
8 2 (12.50%) Military
8 2 (12.50%) ATM
9 1 (6.25%) LAN
9 1 (6.25%) WAN
9 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.25%) MS Office
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (6.25%) Games
9 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
1 2 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support
1 6 (37.50%) Support Specialist
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
2 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) ATM Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (25.00%) MCP
4 3 (18.75%) HND
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky