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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.19% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £22,000 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+5.68% +3.52%
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
268 323 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.02% 29.34% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 199 251 209
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Harlow - 1 £22,500 -
Loughton - 1 £27,500 -
A+ Certification
East of England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) IVR
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft