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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 232 251 209
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 14 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.042% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £29,000 £20,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
A+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1587 1685 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.52% 23.31% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1366 1079
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Salary Trend in Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
West Yorkshire +20 8 £29,000 +31.81%
South Yorkshire -1 2 - -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 8
3 11 (57.89%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (26.32%) MCSE
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) MCP
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) CCNA
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
8 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 2 (10.53%) SAN
8 2 (10.53%) NetApp
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.53%) UNIX
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.53%) MCSA
8 2 (10.53%) AIX
8 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 2 (10.53%) VMware

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) IT Support
2 11 (57.89%) IT Support Specialist
2 11 (57.89%) Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) PDA
2 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (26.32%) MCSE
4 4 (21.05%) MCP
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (10.53%) MCSA
7 1 (5.26%) CCNP
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 2 (10.53%) XenServer
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Siemens
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Mitel