The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within CA Technologies.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 229 225 228
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing CA 23 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.46% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 29
Average salary £38,750 £64,750 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.15% +22.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,010 £53,950 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £46,550 £75,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
CA
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3247 3049 3653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.41% 45.46% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2764 2553 3215
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CA Salary Trend in the North West

CA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CA across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CA Salary Histogram in the North West

CA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 15 £32,050 -42.76% 1
Cheshire +2 4 £38,750 -46.55% 2
Merseyside - 4 £44,250 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CA 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 CA.

1 28 (66.67%) HP
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (61.90%) Symantec
4 24 (57.14%) VMware
4 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (54.76%) BMC
6 22 (52.38%) Windows
7 21 (50.00%) EMC
7 21 (50.00%) SAN
7 21 (50.00%) NetApp
8 20 (47.62%) Linux
8 20 (47.62%) CheckPoint
9 17 (40.48%) Oracle
9 17 (40.48%) Solaris
9 17 (40.48%) Cisco
10 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
10 16 (38.10%) DB2
10 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
10 16 (38.10%) AIX
10 16 (38.10%) HPUX
10 16 (38.10%) OS/400
10 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
10 16 (38.10%) IBM
10 16 (38.10%) Juniper
10 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
10 16 (38.10%) zOS
10 16 (38.10%) WebSphere MQ
10 16 (38.10%) Tivoli
10 16 (38.10%) Middleware
10 16 (38.10%) SUSE

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CA 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 CA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
1 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) DMZ
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 16 (38.10%) DB2
1 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle Exadata
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle Database
1 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Architect
1 16 (38.10%) Solutions Architect
1 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Architect
1 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Server Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) WebSphere MQ
1 16 (38.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) FlexPod
2 5 (11.90%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.90%) e-Health
3 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.76%) AS400
3 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Solaris
4 16 (38.10%) AIX
4 16 (38.10%) HPUX
4 16 (38.10%) OS/400
4 16 (38.10%) zOS
4 16 (38.10%) SUSE
4 16 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.14%) UNIX
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Business Continuity
1 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
1 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
1 16 (38.10%) Coaching
2 9 (21.43%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) C
3 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
1 5 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (38.10%) Hyper-V
2 16 (38.10%) KVM
3 7 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Server
4 5 (11.90%) VMFS
4 5 (11.90%) vCloud
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Tivoli
2 10 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (16.67%) BladeLogic
3 7 (16.67%) SCCM
3 7 (16.67%) SCOM
3 7 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (16.67%) Nagios
4 2 (4.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) HP
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (61.90%) Symantec
4 24 (57.14%) VMware
5 23 (54.76%) BMC
6 21 (50.00%) NetApp
6 21 (50.00%) EMC
7 20 (47.62%) CheckPoint
8 17 (40.48%) Oracle
8 17 (40.48%) Cisco
9 16 (38.10%) IBM
9 16 (38.10%) Juniper
9 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
9 16 (38.10%) Brocade
10 7 (16.67%) Tripwire
10 7 (16.67%) McAfee
10 7 (16.67%) Trend Micro
11 3 (7.14%) Websense
11 3 (7.14%) Clearswift
11 3 (7.14%) Kaspersky