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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 208 215
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.18% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.72% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Median salary £17,500 £21,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £27,250 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +20.00%

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
1137 1242 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.30% 24.33% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 832 978 1134
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
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
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 17 January 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 +11 2 £17,500 -30.00%
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 (100.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) 3Com
4 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Server Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) 3Com
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago