Period
to 28 January 2020

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 6 months to 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 240 287 318
Rank change year-on-year +47 +31 +20
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 14 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 1.22% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 35
East of England median annual salary £25,250 £22,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.77% +7.32% -31.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £17,650 £19,250
90th Percentile £29,850 £28,500 £24,500
England median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year - +21.95% -21.15%

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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,525 2,710 3,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.04% 28.78% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,054 1,873 2,902
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.39%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 28 January 2020.

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 6 months to 28 January 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +46 8 £26,500 +51.43% 2
Hertfordshire +40 3 £27,500 +1.85% 3
Bedfordshire +7 2 £25,000 +19.05% 1
Norfolk - 1 £21,000 - 2
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) Software Deployment
6 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) OneDrive
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
6 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) MCSA
6 4 (28.57%) Apple
6 4 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (28.57%) ITSM
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Azure
8 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) SLA

A+ Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) OneDrive
3 2 (14.29%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) ITSM
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSA
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) HNC
4 1 (7.14%) HND
4 1 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCDST
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Apple
2 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) Supermicro
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam