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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 219 225 245
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing CA 23 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 22
Average salary £40,150 £57,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.17% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,642 £56,600 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £45,730 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +16.47%
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
2998 3054 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.07% 46.13% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2531 3120
Average salary £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +7 21 £40,150 -29.86% 1
Merseyside - 2 £48,500 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
2 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (58.00%) NetApp
3 29 (58.00%) Symantec
3 29 (58.00%) Cisco
3 29 (58.00%) Oracle
3 29 (58.00%) Solaris
4 28 (56.00%) Juniper
5 27 (54.00%) HP
6 26 (52.00%) BMC
7 25 (50.00%) Windows
8 23 (46.00%) Linux
8 23 (46.00%) CheckPoint
9 20 (40.00%) EMC
9 20 (40.00%) SAN
10 19 (38.00%) IBM
10 19 (38.00%) RDBMS
10 19 (38.00%) OS/400
10 19 (38.00%) AIX
10 19 (38.00%) HPUX
10 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
10 19 (38.00%) DB2
10 19 (38.00%) WebLogic
10 19 (38.00%) Middleware
10 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
10 19 (38.00%) zOS
10 19 (38.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (38.00%) Tivoli
10 19 (38.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 19 (38.00%) WebLogic
1 19 (38.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Office
2 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) SAN
2 13 (26.00%) Firewall
3 9 (18.00%) Network Security
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.00%) DNS
5 4 (8.00%) DMZ
6 3 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.00%) VPN
7 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) RDBMS
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (38.00%) DB2
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database
1 19 (38.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Architect
1 19 (38.00%) Solutions Architect
1 19 (38.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 19 (38.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Server Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Operations Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) Middleware
1 19 (38.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) FlexPod
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.00%) CMDB
3 2 (4.00%) AS400
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) FMCG
4 1 (2.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Solaris
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 23 (46.00%) Linux
4 19 (38.00%) OS/400
4 19 (38.00%) AIX
4 19 (38.00%) HPUX
4 19 (38.00%) zOS
4 19 (38.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (38.00%) SUSE
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) UNIX
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) Android
7 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Business Continuity
1 19 (38.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
1 19 (38.00%) Coaching
2 16 (32.00%) Project Management
3 14 (28.00%) Change Management
4 12 (24.00%) ITIL
4 12 (24.00%) Problem Management
5 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 10 (20.00%) Line Management
6 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.00%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.00%) Information Security
9 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.00%) Hyper-V
2 19 (38.00%) KVM
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.00%) VMFS
5 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) Tivoli
2 10 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (14.00%) SCCM
3 7 (14.00%) SCOM
3 7 (14.00%) BladeLogic
3 7 (14.00%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (14.00%) Nagios
3 7 (14.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 29 (58.00%) NetApp
3 29 (58.00%) Symantec
3 29 (58.00%) Cisco
3 29 (58.00%) Oracle
4 28 (56.00%) Juniper
5 27 (54.00%) HP
6 26 (52.00%) BMC
7 23 (46.00%) CheckPoint
8 20 (40.00%) EMC
9 19 (38.00%) IBM
9 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
9 19 (38.00%) Brocade
10 7 (14.00%) Trend Micro
10 7 (14.00%) Tripwire
10 7 (14.00%) McAfee
11 3 (6.00%) Websense
11 3 (6.00%) Clearswift
11 3 (6.00%) Kaspersky