The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 136 162 166
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCA 47 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.52% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.05% 2.21% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 8
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +12.50%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
931 950 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.21% 23.43% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 733 824 742
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCA
North West

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CCA Salary Trend in Manchester

CCA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 54 (100.00%) Citrix
1 54 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 47 (87.04%) VMware
3 40 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (59.26%) XenApp
5 31 (57.41%) Windows
6 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
6 29 (53.70%) Hyper-V
6 29 (53.70%) XenDesktop
7 24 (44.44%) SAN
7 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (42.59%) MS Excel
9 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
10 20 (37.04%) NetApp
10 20 (37.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (35.19%) Cisco
12 17 (31.48%) ITIL
12 17 (31.48%) MCTS
13 16 (29.63%) NAS
14 15 (27.78%) MCITP
15 14 (25.93%) vSphere
15 14 (25.93%) NetScaler
15 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (24.07%) MCSE
16 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
16 13 (24.07%) CCNA
17 12 (22.22%) MCSA
17 12 (22.22%) XenServer
18 11 (20.37%) MCP
19 8 (14.81%) Change Management

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) TPMS
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (42.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) SAN
2 16 (29.63%) NAS
3 14 (25.93%) NetScaler
4 7 (12.96%) DNS
4 7 (12.96%) DHCP
5 4 (7.41%) LAN
5 4 (7.41%) WAN
5 4 (7.41%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Citrix Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Citrix Support
4 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Analyst
8 6 (11.11%) Consultant
9 5 (9.26%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Windows Server Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Service Analyst
9 5 (9.26%) Server Support
9 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
10 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 5 (9.26%) VMS
5 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.70%) AIX
5 2 (3.70%) Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Change Management
3 6 (11.11%) Service Management
4 5 (9.26%) Change Control
4 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (37.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (31.48%) MCTS
5 15 (27.78%) MCITP
6 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (24.07%) MCSE
7 13 (24.07%) CCNA
8 12 (22.22%) MCSA
9 11 (20.37%) MCP
10 6 (11.11%) NCIE
11 4 (7.41%) NCDA
12 3 (5.56%) CCIA
12 3 (5.56%) CCEE
13 2 (3.70%) CCAA
14 1 (1.85%) VCP4
14 1 (1.85%) VCP5
14 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
14 1 (1.85%) HP AIS
14 1 (1.85%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (59.26%) XenApp
3 29 (53.70%) Hyper-V
3 29 (53.70%) XenDesktop
4 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 14 (25.93%) vSphere
6 12 (22.22%) XenServer
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Backup Exec
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
1 8 (14.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 47 (87.04%) VMware
3 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
4 20 (37.04%) NetApp
5 19 (35.19%) Cisco
6 8 (14.81%) Symantec
6 8 (14.81%) McAfee
6 8 (14.81%) Sophos
7 5 (9.26%) AppSense
8 2 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) Brocade
9 1 (1.85%) Juniper
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