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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 203 212 183
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.020% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.087% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £23,500 £30,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.95% +45.23%
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1140 1155 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.45% 23.46% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 918 904 699
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 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 3 September 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
Halifax +8 4 - -
Leeds - 2 £23,500 -
A+ Certification
Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
7 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) CCNP
7 1 (7.14%) CCNA
7 1 (7.14%) Games
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Mitel
7 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (7.14%) PDA
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) Xen

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Support Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) IT Support Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) PDA
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (35.71%) MCP
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Siemens
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
2 1 (7.14%) Draytek
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco