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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 148 173 181
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCA 42 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.02% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% 1.09% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 7
Average salary £33,000 £39,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.45% +6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,200 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £54,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
1036 921 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.18% 24.63% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 843 818 816
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 81 (96.43%) Citrix
1 81 (96.43%) Citrix Certification
2 76 (90.48%) VMware
3 65 (77.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (64.29%) Hyper-V
5 51 (60.71%) Microsoft
6 48 (57.14%) Windows
6 48 (57.14%) XenApp
7 46 (54.76%) XenDesktop
8 40 (47.62%) Active Directory
8 40 (47.62%) SAN
9 35 (41.67%) NetApp
9 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
10 32 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 28 (33.33%) NAS
12 28 (33.33%) Cisco
13 27 (32.14%) NetScaler
14 26 (30.95%) vSphere
14 26 (30.95%) MS Exchange
14 26 (30.95%) ITIL
15 25 (29.76%) MCTS
16 24 (28.57%) MCITP
17 20 (23.81%) CCNA
17 20 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (21.43%) DNS
18 18 (21.43%) DHCP
19 17 (20.24%) MCSA
20 16 (19.05%) MCSE
21 14 (16.67%) MCP

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.76%) TPMS
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.57%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 40 (47.62%) SAN
2 28 (33.33%) NAS
3 27 (32.14%) NetScaler
4 18 (21.43%) DNS
4 18 (21.43%) DHCP
5 7 (8.33%) LAN
5 7 (8.33%) WAN
6 6 (7.14%) Firewall
7 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Support Engineer
1 27 (32.14%) Citrix Engineer
2 20 (23.81%) Citrix Support
3 19 (22.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (15.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) Server Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Server Support Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Server Support
9 7 (8.33%) Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
11 4 (4.76%) Wintel Support
11 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
11 4 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) FMCG
2 2 (2.38%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.19%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.71%) Windows 2000
5 8 (9.52%) VMS
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.38%) AIX
7 2 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 12 (14.29%) Change Management
3 9 (10.71%) Service Management
4 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 8 (9.52%) Change Control
5 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (2.38%) Line Management
7 1 (1.19%) Project Management
7 1 (1.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (96.43%) Citrix Certification
2 32 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (29.76%) MCTS
5 24 (28.57%) MCITP
6 20 (23.81%) CCNA
6 20 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (20.24%) MCSA
8 16 (19.05%) MCSE
9 14 (16.67%) MCP
10 9 (10.71%) NCIE
11 4 (4.76%) NCDA
12 3 (3.57%) CCEA
12 3 (3.57%) CCEE
12 3 (3.57%) CCIA
12 3 (3.57%) VCP5
12 3 (3.57%) VCP4
13 2 (2.38%) CCAA
14 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.19%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (77.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 48 (57.14%) XenApp
4 46 (54.76%) XenDesktop
5 40 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 26 (30.95%) vSphere
7 11 (13.10%) XenServer
8 9 (10.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (9.52%) VMware ESX
10 3 (3.57%) NFS
11 2 (2.38%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Backup Exec
1 9 (10.71%) SCCM
1 9 (10.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (96.43%) Citrix
2 76 (90.48%) VMware
3 51 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 35 (41.67%) NetApp
5 28 (33.33%) Cisco
6 9 (10.71%) Symantec
6 9 (10.71%) McAfee
6 9 (10.71%) Sophos
7 7 (8.33%) AppSense
8 4 (4.76%) HP
9 3 (3.57%) SAP
10 1 (1.19%) Juniper
10 1 (1.19%) Brocade
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