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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 255 262 222
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -40
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.066% 0.027% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.12% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £29,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% +73.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £21,100 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £37,900 £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.22%
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
1743 1713 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.02% 22.90% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1402 1000
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

A+ Certification Salary Histogram 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 1 April 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 -4 5 £42,500 +123.68%
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (50.00%) Dell
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) QMS
6 4 (22.22%) MCP
6 4 (22.22%) MCSE
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) HNC
7 3 (16.67%) HND
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) AIX
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) MCSA
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) SLA

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) PABX
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Support Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Junior
3 7 (38.89%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Trainee
4 6 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Trainee Support Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Support Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Support Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Trainee Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) AIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) QMS
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) HNC
3 3 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Dell
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint