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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 162 180
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.094% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.35% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Median salary £49,347 £22,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +124.30% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £20,400 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,194 £44,400 £26,200
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £23,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year +2.12% +6.81%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 602 858 883
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.55% 26.96% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 452 640 642
Median salary £43,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.61% +18.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing A+ Certification in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £62,194 +196.16% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £36,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £22,000 -
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) MCP
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) NETGEAR
5 3 (30.00%) CCENT
5 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) ZyXEL
5 3 (30.00%) Draytek
5 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 3 (30.00%) 3Com
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Service Design
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Contract Management
7 1 (10.00%) vSphere
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7

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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Head of Digital
2 2 (20.00%) Network Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Server Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) CCENT
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) 3Com
3 3 (30.00%) Draytek
3 3 (30.00%) NETGEAR
3 3 (30.00%) ZyXEL
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
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