Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 204 258
Rank change year-on-year -6 +54 +2
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 13 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.53% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.28% 2.44% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 3
East Midlands median annual salary £22,000 £20,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% -20.98%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,250 £17,000
90th Percentile £23,000 £28,750 £20,600
England median annual salary £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% -6.25%

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 1,019 1,107 1,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.52% 21.56% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 776 932 1,268
East Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,813 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 23 September 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 +8 13 £22,000 -20.00%
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
2 12 (92.31%) MCSM
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 12 (92.31%) ACTC
2 12 (92.31%) ACHDS
2 12 (92.31%) ACDT
2 12 (92.31%) MCDST
2 12 (92.31%) Time Management
2 12 (92.31%) Virtual Servers
2 12 (92.31%) Server Management
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Change Management
2 12 (92.31%) Identity Management
2 12 (92.31%) Management Information System
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Validation
2 12 (92.31%) Lotus
2 12 (92.31%) Apple
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) Remedy
2 12 (92.31%) Blackberry
2 12 (92.31%) IBM Notes
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE

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 12 (92.31%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
1 12 (92.31%) Internet
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Deskside Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Blackberry
1 12 (92.31%) Client/Server
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
1 12 (92.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Change Management
1 12 (92.31%) Identity Management
1 12 (92.31%) Server Management
1 12 (92.31%) Time Management
1 12 (92.31%) Validation
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
2 12 (92.31%) ACDT
2 12 (92.31%) ACHDS
2 12 (92.31%) ACTC
2 12 (92.31%) MCDST
2 12 (92.31%) MCP
2 12 (92.31%) MCSA
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
2 12 (92.31%) MCSM
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Apple
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
1 12 (92.31%) Lotus
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
1 12 (92.31%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft