Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 343 373
Rank change year-on-year +34 +30 -12
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 49 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 0.72% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 17
East of England median annual salary £21,000 £20,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% - -13.68%
10th Percentile £19,250 £17,400 £19,750
90th Percentile £30,000 £30,600 £31,350
England median annual salary £21,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -10.64% -6.00% -

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 3615 3764 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.27% 28.43% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2843 2970 3901
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,700 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.97% +1.63% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +17 20 £21,000 -4.55%
Essex +27 9 £20,500 +2.50%
Bedfordshire +25 7 £25,000 +21.95%
Cambridgeshire -21 7 £22,950 -11.73%
Norfolk +16 3 £20,500 -25.45% 1
Suffolk +16 3 £20,500 +10.81%
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 44 (89.80%) Microsoft
2 42 (85.71%) Windows
3 29 (59.18%) Cisco
4 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (57.14%) Network+ Certification
5 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (38.78%) CCENT
6 18 (36.73%) MCP
7 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
9 11 (22.45%) Driving Licence
10 9 (18.37%) Windows 10
10 9 (18.37%) Office 365
10 9 (18.37%) CRM
10 9 (18.37%) MCSA
10 9 (18.37%) MCTS
11 8 (16.33%) CCNA
11 8 (16.33%) DHCP
11 8 (16.33%) DNS
11 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.24%) SCCM
12 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
12 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (12.24%) ITIL
13 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.20%) ERP
13 5 (10.20%) VoIP

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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DHCP
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) VoIP
3 4 (8.16%) WAN
4 3 (6.12%) Network Security
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.04%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Trainee
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) IT Support
4 5 (10.20%) Support Specialist
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Support
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Windows 10
4 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.20%) Android
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) CRM
2 6 (12.24%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) ERP
4 1 (2.04%) ITSM
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.08%) VBScript
2 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (57.14%) Network+ Certification
2 19 (38.78%) CCENT
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (36.73%) MCP
4 9 (18.37%) MCSA
4 9 (18.37%) MCTS
5 8 (16.33%) CCNA
6 5 (10.20%) DBS Check
7 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.12%) Degree
8 3 (6.12%) MCSE
9 2 (4.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (10.20%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (59.18%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) EMC
5 3 (6.12%) FalconStor
5 3 (6.12%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) CA
6 2 (4.08%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) CommVault
6 2 (4.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.04%) Avaya