The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 110 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £15,625
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,600 £22,716
% change year-on-year
-0.44% -0.50%
A+ Certification
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
389 334 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.92% 22.63% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 271 205 223
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Edinburgh

A+ Certification
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft