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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 242 264
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22  
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 19 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 0.65% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 21
Median salary £30,000 £20,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.34% -  
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year - -2.22%  

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 1871 2001 2571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.68% 29.43% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1654 2102
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +8 12 £30,000 +36.36%
Norfolk - 6 £20,000 -
Essex -3 1 £21,000 +5.00%
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 33 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 31 (86.11%) Windows
4 26 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (72.22%) CCNA
5 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
5 25 (69.44%) MCP
6 24 (66.67%) Windows Server
7 22 (61.11%) Windows 7
7 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
9 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (50.00%) Cisco
11 17 (47.22%) Network+ Certification
12 16 (44.44%) Windows XP
12 16 (44.44%) MCTS
13 13 (36.11%) MCSA
14 10 (27.78%) Firewall
15 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (25.00%) Office 365
16 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
16 8 (22.22%) Linux
17 7 (19.44%) DNS
18 6 (16.67%) Internet
18 6 (16.67%) Degree
19 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
19 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
19 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
19 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
19 5 (13.89%) High Availability

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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (8.33%) Inkscape
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (13.89%) HTTP
4 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
4 5 (13.89%) IMAP
4 5 (13.89%) SMTP
4 5 (13.89%) VPN
5 4 (11.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.78%) DHCP
7 1 (2.78%) IPsec
7 1 (2.78%) LAN
7 1 (2.78%) MPLS
7 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.78%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) IT Support
2 20 (55.56%) Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) IT Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) IT Support Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) Support Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) IT Technician
7 4 (11.11%) Support Technician
8 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) 3D Printing
2 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 22 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) Mac OS
7 5 (13.89%) Unix
7 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.78%) Android
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (13.89%) High Availability
1 5 (13.89%) Presales
1 5 (13.89%) Ticket Management
2 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.33%) CAD
3 3 (8.33%) Hardware Maintenance
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (72.22%) CCNA
2 26 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (69.44%) MCP
4 17 (47.22%) Network+ Certification
5 16 (44.44%) MCTS
6 13 (36.11%) MCSA
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) MCSE
9 3 (8.33%) CCNP
10 1 (2.78%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) Google
4 4 (11.11%) Adobe
4 4 (11.11%) Apple
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) 3Com
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Draytek
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
6 1 (2.78%) ZyXEL
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