The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
England / East of England
Rank 230 251 252
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1  
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 17 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.83% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 20
Median salary £30,000 £24,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £19,950 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £29,300
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  

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 of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1722 2177 2254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.54% 29.58% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1707 1776
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in the East of England

A+ Certification
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing A+ Certification in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for A+ Certification in the East of England

A+ Certification
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire +23 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Suffolk +24 5 £30,000 +25.00%
Norfolk - 3 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £18,000 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (91.30%) CCNA
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (78.26%) Windows
4 17 (73.91%) MCP
5 15 (65.22%) Windows 7
6 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (60.87%) MCSA
6 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
7 13 (56.52%) Cisco
7 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
7 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
8 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
10 9 (39.13%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (34.78%) MCTS
11 8 (34.78%) Firewall
11 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
11 8 (34.78%) Linux
11 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
12 7 (30.43%) MS Office
12 7 (30.43%) DNS
13 6 (26.09%) Office 365
14 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
14 5 (21.74%) Google
14 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (21.74%) High Availability
14 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
14 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (30.43%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) HTTP
3 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
3 5 (21.74%) IMAP
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) SMTP
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
6 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) IT Support
2 9 (39.13%) Support Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (34.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) IT Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) IT Support Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Server Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Field Service Technician
6 1 (4.35%) IT Assistant
6 1 (4.35%) Network Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows 7
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
7 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
7 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Android
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (21.74%) High Availability
1 5 (21.74%) Presales
1 5 (21.74%) Ticket Management
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Desktop Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (91.30%) CCNA
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (73.91%) MCP
4 14 (60.87%) MCSA
5 9 (39.13%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (34.78%) MCTS
7 5 (21.74%) MCSE
8 4 (17.39%) CCENT
9 3 (13.04%) CCNP
10 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Google
4 4 (17.39%) 3Com
4 4 (17.39%) Draytek
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) NETGEAR
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) ZyXEL
5 3 (13.04%) Avaya
6 2 (8.70%) Adobe
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wells-next-the-sea, Norfolk
Monica Vinader LTD
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago