Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 147 194
Rank change year-on-year +61 +47 +9
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 6 1 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 0.038% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.93% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 1
Median annual salary £22,500 £21,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -24.56% +23.91%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £30,250
West Midlands median annual salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +2.44%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 205 584 1,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.62% 22.10% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 142 514 687
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,350 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +3.45% +4.82%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in Birmingham

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing A+ Certification in Birmingham.

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) HNC
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 6 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 6 (100.00%) MCDST
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) SLA

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) OneDrive
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Deskside Support
1 6 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (83.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 5 (83.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) HNC
1 6 (100.00%) MCDST
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft