Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 233 235
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2 +23
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 9 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 1.24% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 11
East Midlands median annual salary £23,500 £20,500 £23,259
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.63% -11.86% +5.72%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,250 £17,000
90th Percentile £26,150 £21,750 £64,364
England median annual salary £25,000 £20,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +21.95% -24.07% +1.89%

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 1,145 1,132 1,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.88% 21.21% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 726 929 1,074
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,700 £22,575
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 21 February 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
Derbyshire +21 5 £22,000 +7.32% 1
Nottinghamshire +31 4 £25,000 +21.95% 1
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (66.67%) MCP
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) Remedy
3 6 (66.67%) Server Management
3 6 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Identity Management
4 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Validation
4 5 (55.56%) ACTC
4 5 (55.56%) ACHDS
4 5 (55.56%) ACDT
4 5 (55.56%) MCDST
4 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
4 5 (55.56%) MCSM
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Lotus
4 5 (55.56%) Client/Server

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 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Deskside Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Support
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Server Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Identity Management
2 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
2 6 (66.67%) MCSA
2 6 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (55.56%) ACDT
3 5 (55.56%) ACHDS
3 5 (55.56%) ACTC
3 5 (55.56%) MCDST
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) MCSM
4 2 (22.22%) Dell Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) HNC
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 6 (66.67%) Remedy
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Lotus
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) VMware