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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 101 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.083% 0.23% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,000 £22,600
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -2.65%
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
381 388 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.67% 30.24% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 266 315 184
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus