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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 185 179 185
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.082% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £17,000 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.86% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £23,375 £22,550 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +4.88%
A+ Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
983 881 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.12% 24.04% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 779 778 773
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Manchester

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Stockport -2 2 £18,000 -34.54% 1
A+ Certification
North West

A+ Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £14 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago