Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 169 184
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 +6
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.14% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.46% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Bristol median annual salary £20,500 £29,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.51% +5.36% +40.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,150 £21,000
90th Percentile £21,750 £46,000 £35,400
South West median annual salary £20,500 £24,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.33% -34.67% +66.67%

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 Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 975 861 1,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.90% 26.79% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 706 659 963
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,250 £63,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in Bristol

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) Wiki
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) IT Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Tapestry
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) CCENT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) Skype

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Wiki
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) IT Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCENT
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware