The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 99 116 100
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCA 33 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.45% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.25% 2.21% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 8
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,625 £34,750 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +14.93%
CCA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
777 634 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.14% 29.41% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 674 571 397
Average salary £50,000 £47,300 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.70% +5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 45 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 44 (97.78%) Citrix
2 44 (97.78%) VMware
3 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 36 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (77.78%) Hyper-V
5 35 (77.78%) XenDesktop
6 33 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (71.11%) MCSE
8 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
9 30 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (60.00%) Windows
11 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
12 23 (51.11%) MCITP
13 22 (48.89%) CCEE
14 21 (46.67%) MCTS
15 20 (44.44%) Cisco
16 19 (42.22%) vSphere
17 18 (40.00%) EMC
17 18 (40.00%) NetApp
17 18 (40.00%) WAAS
17 18 (40.00%) NCDA
17 18 (40.00%) NCIE
17 18 (40.00%) VTSP
17 18 (40.00%) vCloud
17 18 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (37.78%) XenApp
19 13 (28.89%) CCEA
19 13 (28.89%) CCIA
20 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (17.78%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) WAAS
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) ProC
General
1 2 (4.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Consultant
2 13 (28.89%) Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Virtualisation Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Storage Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Technology Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) FlexPod Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Network Administrator
9 1 (2.22%) Administrator
9 1 (2.22%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) CLARiiON
1 10 (22.22%) Celerra
2 8 (17.78%) FlexPod
3 6 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Migration
2 3 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 33 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (71.11%) MCSE
4 30 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (51.11%) MCITP
6 22 (48.89%) CCEE
7 21 (46.67%) MCTS
8 18 (40.00%) VTSP
8 18 (40.00%) NCDA
8 18 (40.00%) NCIE
9 13 (28.89%) CCIA
9 13 (28.89%) CCEA
10 10 (22.22%) VCAP
11 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (17.78%) CCNA
12 3 (6.67%) MCSA
13 1 (2.22%) CCNP
13 1 (2.22%) MCP
System Software
1 36 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 35 (77.78%) XenDesktop
3 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
4 19 (42.22%) vSphere
5 18 (40.00%) vCloud
6 17 (37.78%) XenApp
7 3 (6.67%) XenServer
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) XenMobile
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Citrix
1 44 (97.78%) VMware
2 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) Cisco
4 18 (40.00%) EMC
4 18 (40.00%) NetApp
5 10 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 8 (17.78%) HP
7 3 (6.67%) AppSense
8 1 (2.22%) ProCurve
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £5.4K Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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