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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 123 162 175
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCA 61 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.50% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.43% 1.91% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57 11 5
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
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
949 891 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.40% 22.71% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 730 785 753
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Manchester

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 70 (100.00%) Citrix
1 70 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 63 (90.00%) VMware
3 54 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (61.43%) XenApp
5 41 (58.57%) XenDesktop
5 41 (58.57%) Hyper-V
5 41 (58.57%) Windows
6 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
7 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 30 (42.86%) SAN
8 28 (40.00%) NetApp
8 28 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (38.57%) MS Excel
10 23 (32.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (31.43%) MCTS
11 22 (31.43%) NAS
11 22 (31.43%) ITIL
11 22 (31.43%) Cisco
12 21 (30.00%) NetScaler
13 20 (28.57%) vSphere
14 19 (27.14%) MCITP
15 17 (24.29%) MS Exchange
16 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (21.43%) CCNA
18 12 (17.14%) Change Management
18 12 (17.14%) DNS
18 12 (17.14%) DHCP
18 12 (17.14%) MCSE
18 12 (17.14%) MCSA

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 17 (24.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.29%) TPMS
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (38.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (42.86%) SAN
2 22 (31.43%) NAS
3 21 (30.00%) NetScaler
4 12 (17.14%) DHCP
4 12 (17.14%) DNS
5 8 (11.43%) LAN
5 8 (11.43%) WAN
6 6 (8.57%) Firewall
7 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Support Engineer
2 22 (31.43%) Citrix Engineer
3 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (21.43%) Citrix Support
5 13 (18.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Windows Support Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Server Support Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Consultant
8 8 (11.43%) Server Support
8 8 (11.43%) Server Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Windows Server Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.71%) Service Analyst
11 4 (5.71%) Citrix Consultant
11 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
11 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
11 4 (5.71%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 41 (58.57%) Windows
2 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.86%) Windows 2000
4 8 (11.43%) VMS
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.86%) AIX
5 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) ITIL
2 12 (17.14%) Change Management
3 8 (11.43%) Change Control
4 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.57%) Service Management
5 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.29%) Migration
6 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (32.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (31.43%) MCTS
5 19 (27.14%) MCITP
6 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (21.43%) CCNA
8 12 (17.14%) MCSE
8 12 (17.14%) MCSA
9 11 (15.71%) MCP
10 8 (11.43%) NCIE
11 4 (5.71%) NCDA
12 3 (4.29%) CCIA
12 3 (4.29%) VCP5
12 3 (4.29%) CCEE
12 3 (4.29%) VCP4
12 3 (4.29%) CCEA
13 2 (2.86%) CCAA
14 1 (1.43%) HP AIS
14 1 (1.43%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (61.43%) XenApp
3 41 (58.57%) Hyper-V
3 41 (58.57%) XenDesktop
4 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 20 (28.57%) vSphere
6 12 (17.14%) XenServer
7 9 (12.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (11.43%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.29%) NFS
10 2 (2.86%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (10.00%) SCCM
1 7 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Citrix
2 63 (90.00%) VMware
3 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.00%) NetApp
5 22 (31.43%) Cisco
6 7 (10.00%) AppSense
6 7 (10.00%) Symantec
6 7 (10.00%) McAfee
6 7 (10.00%) Sophos
7 4 (5.71%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) Juniper
8 1 (1.43%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: 12 days ago