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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 238 238 224
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.081% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 3
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,600 £22,900
% change year-on-year
-0.44% -1.31%
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
1593 1309 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.66% 21.14% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1000 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
West Yorkshire +4 10 £25,000 +16.27%
North Yorkshire +11 3 £21,000 +2.43%
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (60.00%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) QMS
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) MCP
6 3 (20.00%) HNC
6 3 (20.00%) HND
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (20.00%) PABX
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (6.67%) XenApp
7 1 (6.67%) XenServer

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (20.00%) PABX
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Junior
3 7 (46.67%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Trainee
4 6 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (40.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (26.67%) Trainee Support Analyst
6 4 (26.67%) Junior Support Analyst
6 4 (26.67%) Trainee Analyst
6 4 (26.67%) Junior Support Engineer
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) QMS
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
3 3 (20.00%) HNC
3 3 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenServer
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Dell
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) VMware