The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 168 156 187
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Permanent jobs citing CCA 21 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.57% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% 2.33% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 7
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +23.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,846
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.97%
CCA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1078 900 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.92% 24.44% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 915 792 915
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 57 (93.44%) Citrix
1 57 (93.44%) Citrix Certification
2 56 (91.80%) VMware
3 47 (77.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
5 37 (60.66%) Hyper-V
5 37 (60.66%) XenDesktop
6 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
6 36 (59.02%) XenApp
7 35 (57.38%) Windows
8 28 (45.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (45.90%) SAN
8 28 (45.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
10 23 (37.70%) MCITP
11 22 (36.07%) NetApp
12 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
13 19 (31.15%) NAS
13 19 (31.15%) NetScaler
14 18 (29.51%) ITIL
15 17 (27.87%) MCSE
15 17 (27.87%) DHCP
15 17 (27.87%) Cisco
16 16 (26.23%) MCTS
16 16 (26.23%) vSphere
17 15 (24.59%) DNS
17 15 (24.59%) MCSA
18 14 (22.95%) CCNA
18 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
19 11 (18.03%) Finance

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.64%) TPMS
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (6.56%) SAP CO
1 4 (6.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) IaaS
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
1 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) SAN
2 19 (31.15%) NAS
2 19 (31.15%) NetScaler
3 17 (27.87%) DHCP
4 15 (24.59%) DNS
5 9 (14.75%) Firewall
6 8 (13.11%) LAN
6 8 (13.11%) WAN
7 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Citrix Engineer
1 17 (27.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (24.59%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (18.03%) Server Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix Support
5 9 (14.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Server Support
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.28%) FMCG
2 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.64%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 35 (57.38%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.56%) VMS
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.64%) UNIX
8 1 (1.64%) AIX
8 1 (1.64%) Solaris
8 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 5 (8.20%) Change Management
3 4 (6.56%) Change Control
3 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.56%) Migration
3 4 (6.56%) Service Management
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.64%) Project Management
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.64%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.64%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.64%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.64%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (93.44%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (45.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (45.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (37.70%) MCITP
4 17 (27.87%) MCSE
5 16 (26.23%) MCTS
6 15 (24.59%) MCSA
7 14 (22.95%) CCNA
7 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (13.11%) MCP
9 6 (9.84%) CCEE
9 6 (9.84%) CCEA
10 5 (8.20%) CCIA
11 4 (6.56%) NCDA
11 4 (6.56%) NCIE
11 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
11 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
12 3 (4.92%) VCP4
12 3 (4.92%) VCP5
13 2 (3.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (77.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (60.66%) Hyper-V
2 37 (60.66%) XenDesktop
3 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
3 36 (59.02%) XenApp
4 16 (26.23%) vSphere
5 7 (11.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (11.48%) XenServer
6 5 (8.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.28%) NFS
9 1 (1.64%) vCloud
9 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (93.44%) Citrix
2 56 (91.80%) VMware
3 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
4 22 (36.07%) NetApp
5 17 (27.87%) Cisco
6 7 (11.48%) AppSense
7 5 (8.20%) Symantec
7 5 (8.20%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
8 4 (6.56%) SAP
9 3 (4.92%) McAfee
9 3 (4.92%) Sophos
10 1 (1.64%) Juniper
10 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.64%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Xn Hotels Systems
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + OOH & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago