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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 116 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCA 5 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.27% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.96% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 22
Average salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
621 415 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.44% 28.41% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 523 361 393
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (85.71%) Citrix
3 29 (82.86%) VMware
4 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
5 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (60.00%) Windows
7 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (57.14%) XenDesktop
8 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
8 16 (45.71%) MCSE
8 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
9 14 (40.00%) XenApp
9 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 13 (37.14%) Cisco
10 13 (37.14%) vSphere
10 13 (37.14%) CCEE
11 12 (34.29%) NCIE
11 12 (34.29%) CCEA
11 12 (34.29%) NetApp
12 11 (31.43%) CCIA
13 10 (28.57%) vCloud
13 10 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (28.57%) VTSP
13 10 (28.57%) NCDA
13 10 (28.57%) WAAS
13 10 (28.57%) EMC
14 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
15 8 (22.86%) MCITP
15 8 (22.86%) NetScaler

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.71%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) WAAS
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Consultant
2 12 (34.29%) Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Storage Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Technology Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.29%) FlexPod Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Wintel Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Design Authority
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) CLARiiON
1 5 (14.29%) Celerra
1 5 (14.29%) FlexPod
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) CRM
1 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.86%) Line Management
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (94.29%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (45.71%) MCSE
4 13 (37.14%) CCEE
5 12 (34.29%) CCEA
5 12 (34.29%) NCIE
6 11 (31.43%) CCIA
7 10 (28.57%) VTSP
7 10 (28.57%) NCDA
8 8 (22.86%) MCITP
9 7 (20.00%) MCTS
9 7 (20.00%) MCSA
10 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (17.14%) CCNA
11 5 (14.29%) VCAP
12 3 (8.57%) CCNP
13 2 (5.71%) ACCA
13 2 (5.71%) CIMA
13 2 (5.71%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (40.00%) XenApp
5 13 (37.14%) vSphere
6 10 (28.57%) vCloud
7 6 (17.14%) XenServer
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Citrix
2 29 (82.86%) VMware
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
5 12 (34.29%) NetApp
6 10 (28.57%) EMC
7 5 (14.29%) HP
7 5 (14.29%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.57%) AppSense
9 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
9 2 (5.71%) SAP
10 1 (2.86%) Apple