The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
England / East of England
Rank 228 252 250
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 10 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 14
Median salary £30,000 £27,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +31.70%
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +20.00%

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1656 1993 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.26% 29.20% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1529 1697
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in the East of England

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +9 5 £30,000 +11.11%
Suffolk +8 3 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £26,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £26,500 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) CCNA
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) MCSA
4 13 (59.09%) MCP
4 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (54.55%) Cisco
6 11 (50.00%) DNS
6 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
8 8 (36.36%) HP
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (27.27%) MCSE
10 6 (27.27%) MS Office
10 6 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) 3Com
11 5 (22.73%) MCTS
11 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
11 5 (22.73%) DHCP
11 5 (22.73%) Citrix
11 5 (22.73%) Office 365
11 5 (22.73%) CCENT
11 5 (22.73%) NETGEAR
11 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) HTTP
3 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
3 3 (13.64%) IMAP
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) MPLS
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) SMTP
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) IT Support
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) IT Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) IT Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix Support
3 3 (13.64%) Installations Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Technician
3 3 (13.64%) Server Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Mac Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Mac OS
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Android
7 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.64%) High Availability
1 3 (13.64%) Presales
1 3 (13.64%) Ticket Management
2 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.55%) Desktop Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (68.18%) CCNA
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (63.64%) MCSA
4 13 (59.09%) MCP
5 6 (27.27%) MCSE
5 6 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (22.73%) CCENT
6 5 (22.73%) MCTS
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
3 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) 3Com
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) Draytek
4 5 (22.73%) NETGEAR
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) ZyXEL
5 3 (13.64%) Adobe
5 3 (13.64%) Google
6 2 (9.09%) Apple