The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 83 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 0.081% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £20,000 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
A+ Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 320 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.71% 25.95% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 149 241 243
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Essex

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Essex

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 Essex region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Progress
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Remedy
2 7 (87.50%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Logistics
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
2 7 (87.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Progress
2 7 (87.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus