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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 241 255 284
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +29
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 15 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.28% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.94% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 8
Median salary £22,000 £20,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £25,550
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1854 2231 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.07% 29.87% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1788 1966
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,085 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram 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 27 May 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
Essex +15 6 £20,000 -31.03%
Hertfordshire +21 5 £40,000 +48.14%
Suffolk - 3 £24,000 -
Bedfordshire -5 1 £20,500 -
A+ Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (44.44%) MCP
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) MS Office
4 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (40.74%) Network+ Certification
6 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL V3
7 8 (29.63%) Office 365
8 7 (25.93%) Citrix
9 6 (22.22%) Remedy
9 6 (22.22%) Progress
9 6 (22.22%) SLA
9 6 (22.22%) Logistics
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
11 3 (11.11%) DMZ
11 3 (11.11%) NFS
11 3 (11.11%) Perl
11 3 (11.11%) Python
11 3 (11.11%) Linux
11 3 (11.11%) VMware

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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) DMZ
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) tcpdump
3 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.41%) Billing
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 18 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (62.96%) Service Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
4 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Support Analyst
5 8 (29.63%) IT Analyst
6 7 (25.93%) IT Support
6 7 (25.93%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (18.52%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Technical Services Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
10 2 (7.41%) Deskside Engineer
10 2 (7.41%) Deskside Support Engineer
10 2 (7.41%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) ITIL V3
3 6 (22.22%) Logistics
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.41%) E-Discovery
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) MCP
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) CASP
4 1 (3.70%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.70%) GCED
4 1 (3.70%) GCIH
4 1 (3.70%) GSEC
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) NFS
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Progress
3 6 (22.22%) Remedy
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus