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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 227 220 229
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCA 26 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 1.86% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 21
Average salary £38,750 £32,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.32% -34.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
1539 1558 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.78% 22.48% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1199 1458
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -1 22 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Cheshire -6 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Cumbria - 1 £65,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £31,500 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (81.43%) Citrix Certification
2 52 (74.29%) Citrix
3 51 (72.86%) VMware
4 46 (65.71%) Windows
5 43 (61.43%) XenDesktop
6 35 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (48.57%) XenApp
8 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 28 (40.00%) MCSE
11 27 (38.57%) XenServer
12 23 (32.86%) CCEE
13 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (27.14%) Clustering
14 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (25.71%) MCITP
15 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
16 17 (24.29%) SAN
16 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (22.86%) Migration
17 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
17 16 (22.86%) vSphere
18 15 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
18 15 (21.43%) NetApp
19 14 (20.00%) Cisco
19 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
19 14 (20.00%) AppSense
20 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.57%) SharePoint
2 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (12.86%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (11.43%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 5 (7.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 5 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.43%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.29%) SAN
2 9 (12.86%) VLAN
3 8 (11.43%) DNS
3 8 (11.43%) LAN
3 8 (11.43%) WAN
3 8 (11.43%) DHCP
4 6 (8.57%) NetScaler
5 5 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.71%) NAS
6 4 (5.71%) FTP
7 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.43%) ADSL
7 1 (1.43%) Firewall
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Publishing
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Architect
2 19 (27.14%) Consultant
3 14 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Citrix Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Design Architect
7 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Clustering
2 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 46 (65.71%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.29%) UNIX
7 9 (12.86%) AIX
7 9 (12.86%) Solaris
8 8 (11.43%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Migration
2 9 (12.86%) ITIL
2 9 (12.86%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.57%) Supplier Management
5 6 (8.57%) Service Management
6 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (1.43%) Change Control
9 1 (1.43%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.43%) People Management
9 1 (1.43%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.43%) Change Management
9 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (81.43%) Citrix Certification
2 35 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 28 (40.00%) MCSE
4 23 (32.86%) CCEE
5 18 (25.71%) MCITP
6 12 (17.14%) NCDA
7 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
7 11 (15.71%) CCIA
8 10 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 10 (14.29%) MCSD
8 10 (14.29%) CCNA
9 9 (12.86%) CCEA
10 5 (7.14%) MCTS
11 3 (4.29%) MCSA
12 2 (2.86%) SAP Certification
12 2 (2.86%) VCP5
12 2 (2.86%) CCAA
13 1 (1.43%) NCIE
System Software
1 43 (61.43%) XenDesktop
2 34 (48.57%) XenApp
3 30 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (38.57%) XenServer
5 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
6 16 (22.86%) vSphere
7 15 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.43%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.43%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) Citrix
2 51 (72.86%) VMware
3 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.43%) NetApp
5 14 (20.00%) AppSense
5 14 (20.00%) Cisco
6 11 (15.71%) HP
7 8 (11.43%) EMC
7 8 (11.43%) Oracle
8 5 (7.14%) SAP
9 3 (4.29%) Symantec
10 2 (2.86%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.43%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.43%) FrontRange
11 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.43%) Genesys
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