Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 253 277 311
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34 +36
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 21 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 1.57% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 50
East of England median annual salary £29,000 £24,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +14.29% +2.44%
10th Percentile £23,250 £17,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £29,500 £40,000 £30,000
England median annual salary £26,895 £25,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +7.58% +19.05% -8.70%

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 1,959 3,055 3,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.37% 28.80% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,400 2,150 2,836
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £73,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +53 16 £29,000 -
Bedfordshire -12 3 £25,000 +11.11% 4
Hertfordshire +38 2 £35,000 - 7
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (66.67%) Office 365
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 10
4 13 (61.90%) SCCM
4 13 (61.90%) ServiceNow
5 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 12 (57.14%) OneDrive
5 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
5 12 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (57.14%) Mac OS
5 12 (57.14%) Software Deployment
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) Apple
5 12 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (57.14%) ITSM
5 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) MCSA
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
9 2 (9.52%) VMware
9 2 (9.52%) Azure
9 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
10 1 (4.76%) Veeam
10 1 (4.76%) Windows 7

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 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Office 365
2 12 (57.14%) OneDrive
3 2 (9.52%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) iPhone
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 10
3 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 12 (57.14%) Mac OS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (57.14%) ITSM
1 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 12 (57.14%) Software Deployment
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSA
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCCM
2 12 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) ServiceNow
2 12 (57.14%) Apple
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Supermicro
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam