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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 227 234 245
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing CA 23 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.100% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 8
Average salary £41,500 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.60% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £53,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +22.35%
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
3305 3011 3410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.51% 44.48% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2698 2550 2936
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +5 13 £47,500 -7.76%
Merseyside - 7 £41,500 -
Cheshire -19 3 £41,500 -33.60%
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (66.67%) HP
2 31 (64.58%) VMware
3 30 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (56.25%) EMC
4 27 (56.25%) SAN
5 26 (54.17%) NetApp
6 21 (43.75%) VMware ESX
7 20 (41.67%) Change Management
7 20 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (39.58%) SLA
9 18 (37.50%) Client/Server
9 18 (37.50%) Windows
9 18 (37.50%) Symantec
9 18 (37.50%) e-Health
9 18 (37.50%) VMware Server
9 18 (37.50%) VMFS
9 18 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (37.50%) vCloud
9 18 (37.50%) Capacity Management
9 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 18 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
11 14 (29.17%) Linux
12 13 (27.08%) IBM
12 13 (27.08%) BMC
13 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 11 (22.92%) Oracle
15 10 (20.83%) DB2
15 10 (20.83%) DMZ

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) CICS
3 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) SAN
2 10 (20.83%) DMZ
3 5 (10.42%) DNS
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall
5 3 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
6 2 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) DSL
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) DB2
2 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) IMS/DB
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
1 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
1 12 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Server Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Middleware
1 8 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.17%) ATL
3 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 18 (37.50%) e-Health
2 8 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 4 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.17%) AS400
4 2 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.08%) FMCG
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Solaris
4 8 (16.67%) OS/400
4 8 (16.67%) AIX
4 8 (16.67%) HPUX
4 8 (16.67%) zOS
4 8 (16.67%) SUSE
4 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) UNIX
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.17%) Android
8 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Change Management
2 18 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 18 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (16.67%) Coaching
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.08%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Line Management
7 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) C
2 2 (4.17%) PL/1
2 2 (4.17%) JCL
3 1 (2.08%) PowerHouse
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ACCA
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCITP
4 1 (2.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 30 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (43.75%) VMware ESX
3 20 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (37.50%) VMware Server
4 18 (37.50%) VMFS
4 18 (37.50%) vCloud
5 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (16.67%) KVM
6 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.08%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.42%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (10.42%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (10.42%) Nagios
3 5 (10.42%) BladeLogic
3 5 (10.42%) SCCM
3 5 (10.42%) SCOM
4 2 (4.17%) CA Endevor
4 2 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (4.17%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) HP
2 31 (64.58%) VMware
3 27 (56.25%) EMC
4 26 (54.17%) NetApp
5 18 (37.50%) Symantec
6 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.08%) IBM
7 13 (27.08%) BMC
8 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 11 (22.92%) Oracle
10 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
10 9 (18.75%) Cisco
11 8 (16.67%) Juniper
11 8 (16.67%) Brocade
12 6 (12.50%) McAfee
13 5 (10.42%) Trend Micro
13 5 (10.42%) Tripwire
14 3 (6.25%) Kaspersky
14 3 (6.25%) Citrix
14 3 (6.25%) Websense