The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
England / West Midlands
Rank 208 231 211
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.085% 0.14% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.53% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Median salary £20,000 £17,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +20.45%

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1033 1517 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.85% 26.14% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1179 1089
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dudley +8 2 £17,500 -16.66%
Birmingham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £22,500 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Server Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) CCENT
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) 3Com
3 1 (16.67%) Acronis
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (16.67%) Draytek
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) ZyXEL
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