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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 226 226 245
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing CCA 34 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.15% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 20
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -17.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1838 1652 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.50% 23.69% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1398 1706
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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 -4 25 £33,000 +13.79% 2
Cumbria - 5 £65,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £83,750 - 1
Cheshire -8 1 £25,000 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 102 (89.47%) Citrix Certification
2 101 (88.60%) Citrix
3 99 (86.84%) VMware
4 87 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (58.77%) Windows
6 61 (53.51%) Microsoft
7 57 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 57 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 50 (43.86%) Active Directory
9 48 (42.11%) XenApp
10 47 (41.23%) XenDesktop
11 45 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 43 (37.72%) MCITP
12 43 (37.72%) SAN
13 37 (32.46%) ITIL
13 37 (32.46%) MS Excel
13 37 (32.46%) MCTS
14 32 (28.07%) NetApp
14 32 (28.07%) MS Exchange
15 31 (27.19%) Finance
15 31 (27.19%) NAS
16 30 (26.32%) NetScaler
16 30 (26.32%) MCSE
17 29 (25.44%) Cisco
18 25 (21.93%) vSphere
19 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (21.05%) CCNA
19 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
20 23 (20.18%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (19.30%) Change Management

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 32 (28.07%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.14%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.51%) TPMS
5 1 (0.88%) Lync
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (32.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) SAP FI
1 10 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (8.77%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (37.72%) SAN
2 31 (27.19%) NAS
3 30 (26.32%) NetScaler
4 17 (14.91%) DHCP
4 17 (14.91%) DNS
5 13 (11.40%) Firewall
6 7 (6.14%) LAN
6 7 (6.14%) WAN
7 4 (3.51%) VLAN
8 3 (2.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
General
1 31 (27.19%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Legal
3 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 25 (21.93%) Citrix Engineer
3 24 (21.05%) Server Engineer
3 24 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (15.79%) Citrix Support
4 18 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
5 17 (14.91%) Server Support Engineer
5 17 (14.91%) Windows Server Engineer
5 17 (14.91%) Server Support
6 16 (14.04%) Analyst
6 16 (14.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Consultant
9 7 (6.14%) Architect
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (6.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) SAP Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Business Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.75%) FlexPod
2 2 (1.75%) Credit Risk
2 2 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (0.88%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 67 (58.77%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (20.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 17 (14.91%) VMS
6 9 (7.89%) AIX
7 7 (6.14%) Solaris
7 7 (6.14%) UNIX
8 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.75%) Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) ITIL
2 22 (19.30%) Change Management
3 17 (14.91%) Change Control
4 11 (9.65%) Migration
5 9 (7.89%) Service Management
6 8 (7.02%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.51%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.51%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.63%) Project Management
9 2 (1.75%) Line Management
10 1 (0.88%) Mentoring
10 1 (0.88%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (0.88%) Business Analysis
10 1 (0.88%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (0.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (0.88%) Integration Testing
10 1 (0.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (89.47%) Citrix Certification
2 57 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (37.72%) MCITP
5 37 (32.46%) MCTS
6 30 (26.32%) MCSE
7 24 (21.05%) CCNA
7 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (19.30%) MCSA
9 17 (14.91%) MCP
10 10 (8.77%) CCEA
11 9 (7.89%) NCIE
12 7 (6.14%) MCSD
12 7 (6.14%) SC Cleared
12 7 (6.14%) Security Cleared
13 4 (3.51%) NCDA
14 3 (2.63%) VCP5
14 3 (2.63%) VCP4
15 2 (1.75%) CCEE
15 2 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 50 (43.86%) Active Directory
4 48 (42.11%) XenApp
5 47 (41.23%) XenDesktop
6 25 (21.93%) vSphere
7 19 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 18 (15.79%) VMware ESX
9 13 (11.40%) XenServer
10 3 (2.63%) NFS
11 2 (1.75%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Backup Exec
1 9 (7.89%) SCCM
1 9 (7.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (88.60%) Citrix
2 99 (86.84%) VMware
3 61 (53.51%) Microsoft
4 32 (28.07%) NetApp
5 29 (25.44%) Cisco
6 10 (8.77%) SAP
7 9 (7.89%) Symantec
7 9 (7.89%) McAfee
7 9 (7.89%) Sophos
8 6 (5.26%) AppSense
9 4 (3.51%) HP
10 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.88%) Lotus
10 1 (0.88%) Juniper
10 1 (0.88%) Brocade
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