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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 232 252 212
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -40
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 18 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £24,500 £20,125 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -1.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £17,025 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £23,225 £20,900
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
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
1670 1694 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.20% 23.97% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1361 1043
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 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 11 £26,250 +9.37%
South Yorkshire +4 3 £24,500 +50.76%
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 11 (55.00%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) MCP
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) MCSE
8 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (10.00%) DNS
8 2 (10.00%) LAN
8 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 1 (5.00%) WAP
9 1 (5.00%) VPN
9 1 (5.00%) SLA
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco
9 1 (5.00%) CCNP
9 1 (5.00%) CCNA
9 1 (5.00%) MCSA
9 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) MS Office
9 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (5.00%) HP
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Support Specialist
1 11 (55.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 11 (55.00%) IT Support
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) PDA
2 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (30.00%) MCP
4 5 (25.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Siemens
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Mitel
2 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (5.00%) Draytek
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco