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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 210 191 251
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +60
Permanent jobs citing CCA 32 47 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.70% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.58% 2.82% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £85,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2026 1669 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 29.59% 24.99% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1338 1419
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,475
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +8 23 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Merseyside +9 5 £40,500 -30.23% 1
Cheshire -11 2 £37,000 -56.47% 1
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 - 2
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 55 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 54 (81.82%) VMware
3 51 (77.27%) Citrix
4 41 (62.12%) Windows
5 40 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
6 37 (56.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
8 33 (50.00%) XenDesktop
9 32 (48.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (43.94%) XenApp
11 28 (42.42%) MCSE
11 28 (42.42%) MS Exchange
12 26 (39.39%) SAN
13 23 (34.85%) Hyper-V
14 21 (31.82%) MCITP
15 17 (25.76%) DHCP
16 16 (24.24%) Finance
16 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (24.24%) vSphere
17 15 (22.73%) NetApp
17 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (22.73%) Cisco
17 15 (22.73%) CCNA
18 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
18 14 (21.21%) DNS
18 14 (21.21%) ITIL
18 14 (21.21%) NAS
19 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (12.12%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) IIS
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.52%) Lync
7 1 (1.52%) TPMS
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP FI
1 5 (7.58%) SAP CO
1 5 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.52%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (39.39%) SAN
2 17 (25.76%) DHCP
3 14 (21.21%) DNS
3 14 (21.21%) NAS
4 12 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 7 (10.61%) Firewall
6 6 (9.09%) LAN
6 6 (9.09%) WAN
7 5 (7.58%) VLAN
8 4 (6.06%) FTP
9 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Architect
2 15 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Citrix Support
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Server Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Citrix Architect
5 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) FMCG
3 2 (3.03%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.52%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.12%) UNIX
6 8 (12.12%) AIX
6 8 (12.12%) Solaris
7 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Service Management
4 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (6.06%) Supplier Management
5 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (1.52%) People Management
8 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.52%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.52%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.52%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (1.52%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 37 (56.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 32 (48.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (42.42%) MCSE
5 21 (31.82%) MCITP
6 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (22.73%) CCNA
7 12 (18.18%) MCSA
8 11 (16.67%) CCEA
8 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 10 (15.15%) MCSD
10 9 (13.64%) CCEE
11 8 (12.12%) CCIA
11 8 (12.12%) MCTS
12 7 (10.61%) MCP
13 6 (9.09%) NCDA
14 2 (3.03%) CCNP
14 2 (3.03%) NCIE
14 2 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
3 33 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 29 (43.94%) XenApp
5 23 (34.85%) Hyper-V
6 16 (24.24%) vSphere
7 11 (16.67%) XenServer
8 9 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
2 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (81.82%) VMware
2 51 (77.27%) Citrix
3 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.73%) NetApp
4 15 (22.73%) Cisco
5 8 (12.12%) AppSense
6 6 (9.09%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) SAP
7 5 (7.58%) Symantec
8 4 (6.06%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.03%) EMC
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) McAfee
9 2 (3.03%) Sophos
9 2 (3.03%) Lotus
10 1 (1.52%) Juniper
10 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.52%) Brocade
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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