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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 173 184 151
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.027% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £26,250 £24,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £22,867 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +2.32%
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
804 938 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.00% 25.52% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 650 785 502
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) PDA
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Siemens
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) HP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Xen
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
2 1 (16.67%) Draytek
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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