Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 73 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +129
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.39% 0.79% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 2.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Bedfordshire median annual salary £21,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% - -
East of England median annual salary £22,000 £20,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.32% -25.45% +7.84%

A+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 188 256 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.15% 28.89% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 146 231 263
Bedfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.47% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,700
% change year-on-year - +2.97% +0.46%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing A+ Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in Bedfordshire

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Bedfordshire

A+ Certification
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -13 2 £21,000 +2.44% 1
A+ Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) G Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) G Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administration Assistant
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Assistant
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft