The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 211 194 176
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.48% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £23,375 £22,600 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +2.72%
A+ Certification
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1206 831 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.14% 20.57% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 977 666 549
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Leeds -24 7 £25,000 +16.27%
Halifax - 1 £30,500 -
A+ Certification
Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (77.78%) Dell
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) QMS
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Trainee
2 5 (55.56%) Junior Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Junior
2 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
3 4 (44.44%) Trainee Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Junior Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) QMS
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft