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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 153 142 150
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCA 28 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 1.64% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 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
915 671 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.48% 25.39% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 751 505 517
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 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 1 September 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 46 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 44 (95.65%) Citrix
3 38 (82.61%) Microsoft
4 37 (80.43%) Active Directory
5 34 (73.91%) VMware
5 34 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (73.91%) XenDesktop
6 29 (63.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (58.70%) Hyper-V
8 26 (56.52%) MCSE
9 24 (52.17%) MCITP
10 22 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (47.83%) Windows
11 21 (45.65%) NetApp
12 18 (39.13%) CCEA
12 18 (39.13%) MCTS
12 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (36.96%) CCEE
13 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
14 16 (34.78%) XenApp
15 15 (32.61%) NCDA
15 15 (32.61%) NCIE
15 15 (32.61%) EMC
15 15 (32.61%) Cisco
16 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
16 14 (30.43%) WAAS
16 14 (30.43%) vCloud
16 14 (30.43%) VTSP
16 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.39%) Lync
4 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) WAAS
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 5 (10.87%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) NAS
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Consultant
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix Support
3 12 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Virtualisation Architect
5 8 (17.39%) Storage Architect
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Consultant
5 8 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (17.39%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 6 (13.04%) FlexPod Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Citrix Support
7 5 (10.87%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) CLARiiON
1 9 (19.57%) Celerra
2 6 (13.04%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.52%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) ITIL
2 1 (2.17%) CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
2 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (56.52%) MCSE
4 24 (52.17%) MCITP
5 22 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (39.13%) MCTS
6 18 (39.13%) CCEA
7 17 (36.96%) CCEE
8 15 (32.61%) NCDA
8 15 (32.61%) NCIE
9 14 (30.43%) VTSP
10 12 (26.09%) CCIA
11 10 (21.74%) VCAP
12 9 (19.57%) CCAA
13 3 (6.52%) MCSA
14 1 (2.17%) Dell Certification
14 1 (2.17%) DCSE
14 1 (2.17%) HP AIS
14 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
14 1 (2.17%) HP MASE
System Software
1 37 (80.43%) Active Directory
2 34 (73.91%) XenDesktop
2 34 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (58.70%) Hyper-V
4 16 (34.78%) XenApp
5 14 (30.43%) vCloud
6 12 (26.09%) vSphere
7 4 (8.70%) XenServer
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) Citrix
2 38 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 34 (73.91%) VMware
4 21 (45.65%) NetApp
5 15 (32.61%) Cisco
5 15 (32.61%) EMC
6 8 (17.39%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (4.35%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL