The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 199 225 240
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +15
Permanent jobs citing CCA 43 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.51% 1.33% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £79,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
CCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1716 1579 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.88% 22.86% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1207 1461
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCA Salary Trend in the North West

CCA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in the North West

CCA
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 CCA within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +36 30 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Cumbria - 8 £63,750 -
Merseyside +12 2 £40,250 -17.90% 1
Cheshire -3 2 £50,000 +23.45% 3
Lancashire - 1 £31,500 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 57 (83.82%) Citrix Certification
2 52 (76.47%) Citrix
3 50 (73.53%) VMware
4 48 (70.59%) Windows
5 41 (60.29%) XenDesktop
6 34 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (50.00%) XenApp
7 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
8 31 (45.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (39.71%) MCSE
12 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
13 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (32.35%) XenServer
14 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
15 19 (27.94%) SAN
16 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
16 18 (26.47%) CCEE
16 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (23.53%) MCITP
18 15 (22.06%) Microsoft App-V
19 14 (20.59%) vSphere
19 14 (20.59%) CCIA
20 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (19.12%) Clustering
20 13 (19.12%) AppSense
20 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
20 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
21 12 (17.65%) SQL

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
3 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (13.24%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 4 (5.88%) IIS
7 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.41%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) SAN
2 11 (16.18%) DNS
2 11 (16.18%) DHCP
3 9 (13.24%) LAN
3 9 (13.24%) WAN
3 9 (13.24%) VLAN
4 7 (10.29%) NAS
5 6 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.35%) Firewall
7 4 (5.88%) FTP
7 4 (5.88%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.47%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Publishing
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Architect
2 16 (23.53%) Citrix Architect
3 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Citrix Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) Technical Architect
7 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (8.82%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Design Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Server Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Services Delivery Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
12 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Clustering
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
5 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.24%) UNIX
6 9 (13.24%) Windows XP
6 9 (13.24%) AIX
6 9 (13.24%) Solaris
7 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
6 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.47%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.47%) Change Management
10 1 (1.47%) TOGAF
10 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.47%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.47%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (1.47%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.47%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (83.82%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (45.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (39.71%) MCSE
5 18 (26.47%) CCEE
6 16 (23.53%) MCITP
7 14 (20.59%) CCIA
8 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 12 (17.65%) CCEA
9 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (16.18%) MCSD
9 11 (16.18%) CCNA
10 10 (14.71%) NCDA
11 8 (11.76%) MCSA
12 6 (8.82%) MCTS
13 2 (2.94%) MCP
14 1 (1.47%) ACCA
14 1 (1.47%) CIMA
14 1 (1.47%) VCAP
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) XenDesktop
2 34 (50.00%) XenApp
3 30 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
5 22 (32.35%) XenServer
6 15 (22.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (20.59%) vSphere
8 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (76.47%) Citrix
2 50 (73.53%) VMware
3 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 13 (19.12%) AppSense
5 12 (17.65%) Cisco
6 11 (16.18%) HP
7 10 (14.71%) NetApp
8 8 (11.76%) EMC
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle
9 4 (5.88%) Fujitsu
10 3 (4.41%) Symantec
10 3 (4.41%) SAP
11 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
11 2 (2.94%) Lotus
12 1 (1.47%) FrontRange
12 1 (1.47%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.47%) Genesys
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