Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 219 257
Rank change year-on-year -3 +38 +1
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.18% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.87% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
East Midlands median annual salary £21,000 £23,259 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.71% +5.72% -12.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,000 £19,600
90th Percentile £21,500 £33,000 £48,400
England median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £22,250
% change year-on-year -7.27% +23.60% -1.11%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,026 1,145 1,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.08% 20.52% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 816 912 1,319
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,813 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Derbyshire -9 5 - -
Nottinghamshire +9 1 £21,000 -
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) MCSM
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (66.67%) MCDST
3 4 (66.67%) ACTC
3 4 (66.67%) ACHDS
3 4 (66.67%) ACDT
3 4 (66.67%) Time Management
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus
3 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 4 (66.67%) Remedy

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Deskside Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS
3 1 (16.67%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) ACDT
2 4 (66.67%) ACHDS
2 4 (66.67%) ACTC
2 4 (66.67%) MCDST
2 4 (66.67%) MCP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSM
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Apple
2 4 (66.67%) Lotus
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware