The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 65 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.60% 0.62% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 1.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +10.46%
A+ Certification
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 202 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.89% 31.46% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 113 138 111
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 1 £17,000 -
Sunderland - 1 £24,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £27,500 -
A+ Certification
North East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus