The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 180 165 154
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.070% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.33% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £25,000 £19,750 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% +16.17%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,600 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+8.40% +2.72%
A+ Certification
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
934 615 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.66% 21.40% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 758 491 421
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Leeds

A+ Certification
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) QMS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Trainee
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Trainee Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Trainee Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) QMS
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft