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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 157 172 164
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCA 14 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.62% 1.91% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 18
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
862 1098 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.83% 27.76% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 668 918 804
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

CCA Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (96.30%) Citrix
1 26 (96.30%) Citrix Certification
2 24 (88.89%) VMware
3 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
6 17 (62.96%) NetApp
7 16 (59.26%) XenApp
7 16 (59.26%) XenDesktop
8 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
9 13 (48.15%) Windows
10 12 (44.44%) MCSE
10 12 (44.44%) MCSA
10 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (44.44%) vSphere
10 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 12 (44.44%) XenMobile
10 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
11 11 (40.74%) NetScaler
12 10 (37.04%) XenServer
12 10 (37.04%) MCTS
12 10 (37.04%) MCITP
12 10 (37.04%) ITIL
12 10 (37.04%) MCP
12 10 (37.04%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (25.93%) NCDA
14 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 6 (22.22%) Cisco
15 4 (14.81%) SQL
15 4 (14.81%) SQL Server

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) NetScaler
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) IT Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (25.93%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (18.52%) Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Citrix Support
7 3 (11.11%) IT Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) High Availability
2 2 (7.41%) Presales
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (44.44%) MCSA
3 12 (44.44%) MCSE
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (37.04%) MCITP
4 10 (37.04%) MCP
4 10 (37.04%) MCTS
5 7 (25.93%) NCDA
6 3 (11.11%) CCAA
6 3 (11.11%) CCEE
6 3 (11.11%) VCP5
7 2 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (3.70%) CCIA
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Certification
8 1 (3.70%) VCAP
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (59.26%) XenApp
2 16 (59.26%) XenDesktop
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 12 (44.44%) vSphere
5 10 (37.04%) XenServer
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Citrix
2 24 (88.89%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) NetApp
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) SAP