The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 158 144 153
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCA 25 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 1.64% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 2
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +20.48%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
CCA
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
907 671 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.57% 25.19% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 750 505 514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CCA Salary Trend in Leeds

CCA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 44 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 42 (95.45%) Citrix
3 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 32 (72.73%) VMware
4 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (72.73%) XenDesktop
5 28 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (59.09%) Hyper-V
7 25 (56.82%) MCSE
8 23 (52.27%) MCITP
9 22 (50.00%) Windows
10 20 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (43.18%) NetApp
12 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (38.64%) CCEA
13 17 (38.64%) MCTS
14 16 (36.36%) CCEE
14 16 (36.36%) XenApp
15 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
16 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
16 13 (29.55%) EMC
16 13 (29.55%) Cisco
16 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (29.55%) NCDA
16 13 (29.55%) NCIE
17 12 (27.27%) WAAS
17 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (27.27%) VTSP
17 12 (27.27%) vCloud

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (18.18%) Lync
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) IIS
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) WAAS
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
3 5 (11.36%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Consultant
2 14 (31.82%) Citrix Support
3 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Virtualisation Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Storage Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 5 (11.36%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Citrix Support
7 5 (11.36%) Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) CLARiiON
1 8 (18.18%) Celerra
2 5 (11.36%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
2 1 (2.27%) Project Management
2 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
2 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (56.82%) MCSE
4 23 (52.27%) MCITP
5 20 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (38.64%) MCTS
6 17 (38.64%) CCEA
7 16 (36.36%) CCEE
8 13 (29.55%) NCDA
8 13 (29.55%) NCIE
9 12 (27.27%) VTSP
10 11 (25.00%) CCIA
11 9 (20.45%) VCAP
11 9 (20.45%) CCAA
12 3 (6.82%) MCSA
13 1 (2.27%) CCIE
13 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (2.27%) Dell Certification
13 1 (2.27%) DCSE
13 1 (2.27%) HP AIS
System Software
1 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 32 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (59.09%) Hyper-V
4 16 (36.36%) XenApp
5 12 (27.27%) vCloud
6 11 (25.00%) vSphere
7 4 (9.09%) XenServer
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Citrix
2 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 32 (72.73%) VMware
4 19 (43.18%) NetApp
5 13 (29.55%) Cisco
5 13 (29.55%) EMC
6 7 (15.91%) 3PAR
7 4 (9.09%) Dell
8 3 (6.82%) HP
9 2 (4.55%) Symantec
9 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL