The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 113 103 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCA 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.86% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 2.98% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
505 503 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.84% 28.92% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 442 399 334
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCA
West Midlands

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCA across the Birmingham region.

CCA Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCA.

1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) CCEE
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (70.00%) XenApp
4 7 (70.00%) CCIA
4 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco
5 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (50.00%) CCEA
6 5 (50.00%) NetApp
6 5 (50.00%) XenServer
6 5 (50.00%) MCITP
6 5 (50.00%) vSphere
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (40.00%) MCSE
7 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) Dell
8 3 (30.00%) EMC
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (30.00%) VCAP
9 2 (20.00%) SAN
9 2 (20.00%) SCCM

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCEE
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (70.00%) CCIA
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (50.00%) CCEA
6 5 (50.00%) MCITP
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (40.00%) MCSE
8 3 (30.00%) VCAP
9 2 (20.00%) VTSP
9 2 (20.00%) NCDA
9 2 (20.00%) NCIE
9 2 (20.00%) CCSP
10 1 (10.00%) CCNA
10 1 (10.00%) CCIE
10 1 (10.00%) MCP
10 1 (10.00%) CCAA
10 1 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) XenApp
2 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) XenServer
3 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) AppSense
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (10.00%) Juniper
7 1 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (10.00%) DataCore
7 1 (10.00%) FalconStor
7 1 (10.00%) PlateSpin
7 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat