Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 61 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.26% 0.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 2.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
County Antrim median annual salary - £42,500 -
Northern Ireland median annual salary - £41,250 -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 92 136 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 24.15% 35.32% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 63 100
County Antrim median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,500 £25,900
90th Percentile £68,750 £55,500 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +14.29%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in County Antrim

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in County Antrim

A+ Certification
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Belfast +1 1 - -
A+ Certification
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification