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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 164 167 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Permanent jobs citing CCA 15 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.19% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% 0.84% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 17
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,600 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.32%
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
871 830 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.37% 22.30% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 691 700 471
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 31 March 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 39 (97.50%) Citrix
1 39 (97.50%) Citrix Certification
2 38 (95.00%) XenApp
3 34 (85.00%) XenDesktop
4 32 (80.00%) SAN
5 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
5 31 (77.50%) XenServer
6 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 24 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (60.00%) MCSE
7 24 (60.00%) MCSA
7 24 (60.00%) MS Excel
7 24 (60.00%) MS Exchange
7 24 (60.00%) Hyper-V
7 24 (60.00%) VMware
7 24 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (57.50%) MCITP
8 23 (57.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (57.50%) Backup Exec
8 23 (57.50%) Wireless
8 23 (57.50%) Veeam
8 23 (57.50%) Riverbed
8 23 (57.50%) vSphere
8 23 (57.50%) VoIP
8 23 (57.50%) Cisco
8 23 (57.50%) SharePoint
8 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
8 23 (57.50%) Dell
8 23 (57.50%) Exchange Server 2013

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 24 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (57.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 23 (57.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 23 (57.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (80.00%) SAN
2 23 (57.50%) Wireless
2 23 (57.50%) VoIP
3 8 (20.00%) Network Security
3 8 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 15 (37.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Server Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Citrix Support
9 3 (7.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 1 (2.50%) Administrator
11 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) MI Developer
11 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
2 6 (15.00%) Change Control
2 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.50%) Data Management
4 1 (2.50%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
1 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) Citrix Certification
2 24 (60.00%) MCSE
2 24 (60.00%) MCSA
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (57.50%) MCITP
4 20 (50.00%) MCP
5 15 (37.50%) CCAA
6 8 (20.00%) CCIA
6 8 (20.00%) CCEE
7 7 (17.50%) CCEA
System Software
1 38 (95.00%) XenApp
2 34 (85.00%) XenDesktop
3 31 (77.50%) XenServer
3 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
4 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 23 (57.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (57.50%) Backup Exec
2 15 (37.50%) XenMobile
3 3 (7.50%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Citrix
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (60.00%) VMware
4 23 (57.50%) Veeam
4 23 (57.50%) Riverbed
4 23 (57.50%) Dell
4 23 (57.50%) Cisco