The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA A+ Certification
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 172 185
Permanent jobs citing A+ Certification 0 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.33% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £23,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year +2.12% +6.81%  

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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 920 826 1101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.45% 24.22% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 703 680 891
Median salary £40,000 £41,375 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.32% +7.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

A+ Certification
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for A+ Certification in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
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