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 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 156 167 141
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs citing CCA 24 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.15% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 0.69% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 11
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
940 723 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.71% 21.30% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 769 578 465
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 February 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 57 (98.28%) Citrix
1 57 (98.28%) Citrix Certification
2 51 (87.93%) XenDesktop
3 46 (79.31%) XenApp
4 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
5 39 (67.24%) VMware
5 39 (67.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (63.79%) XenServer
7 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
8 34 (58.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (58.62%) Hyper-V
9 33 (56.90%) vSphere
9 33 (56.90%) Cisco
9 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
10 32 (55.17%) SAN
11 29 (50.00%) MCSE
11 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
11 29 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (48.28%) MCITP
12 28 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (41.38%) MCSA
13 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
14 23 (39.66%) VoIP
14 23 (39.66%) SharePoint
14 23 (39.66%) Dell
14 23 (39.66%) Wireless
14 23 (39.66%) Backup Exec
14 23 (39.66%) Veeam
14 23 (39.66%) Riverbed
14 23 (39.66%) Exchange Server 2013

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (39.66%) SharePoint
3 23 (39.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (55.17%) SAN
2 23 (39.66%) Wireless
2 23 (39.66%) VoIP
3 10 (17.24%) WAAS
3 10 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (13.79%) Network Security
4 8 (13.79%) NAS
5 6 (10.34%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.72%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Consultant
1 19 (32.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (27.59%) Technical Support
3 15 (25.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.62%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Virtualisation Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Storage Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Citrix Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) CLARiiON
1 5 (8.62%) Celerra
1 5 (8.62%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Business Continuity
2 8 (13.79%) Change Control
2 8 (13.79%) Capacity Management
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) CRM
4 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.72%) Data Management
4 1 (1.72%) Operations Management
4 1 (1.72%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
1 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (98.28%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (58.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (50.00%) MCSE
4 28 (48.28%) MCITP
5 24 (41.38%) MCSA
6 20 (34.48%) MCP
7 19 (32.76%) CCEA
7 19 (32.76%) CCEE
7 19 (32.76%) CCIA
8 17 (29.31%) CCAA
9 10 (17.24%) VTSP
9 10 (17.24%) NCDA
9 10 (17.24%) NCIE
10 5 (8.62%) VCAP
10 5 (8.62%) MCTS
System Software
1 51 (87.93%) XenDesktop
2 46 (79.31%) XenApp
3 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
4 39 (67.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (63.79%) XenServer
6 34 (58.62%) Hyper-V
7 33 (56.90%) vSphere
8 10 (17.24%) vCloud
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) Backup Exec
1 23 (39.66%) XenMobile
2 4 (6.90%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 57 (98.28%) Citrix
2 39 (67.24%) VMware
3 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
4 33 (56.90%) Cisco
5 23 (39.66%) Dell
5 23 (39.66%) Veeam
5 23 (39.66%) Riverbed
6 10 (17.24%) EMC
6 10 (17.24%) NetApp
7 5 (8.62%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.72%) AppSense