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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 233 177 218
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +41
Permanent jobs citing CCA 20 80 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 1.08% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 4.69% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 75 15
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
1663 1704 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.33% 22.90% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1303 1333
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in the North West

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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 1 September 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
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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 -41 17 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Cheshire -8 2 £41,625 +20.65% 1
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 42 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (73.21%) Citrix
3 35 (62.50%) VMware
4 31 (55.36%) XenDesktop
4 31 (55.36%) Windows
5 26 (46.43%) XenApp
6 25 (44.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (44.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (39.29%) XenServer
7 22 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.93%) MCSE
10 18 (32.14%) CCEE
11 16 (28.57%) Clustering
12 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (23.21%) Migration
13 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (21.43%) MCITP
15 11 (19.64%) NetApp
15 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
15 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (17.86%) vSphere
16 10 (17.86%) Client/Server
16 10 (17.86%) SAP
16 10 (17.86%) Cisco
16 10 (17.86%) SAP FI
16 10 (17.86%) Publishing
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (17.86%) AppSense

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 6 (10.71%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) SAP FI
1 10 (17.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (17.86%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.79%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) VLAN
2 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 6 (10.71%) DNS
4 3 (5.36%) LAN
4 3 (5.36%) WAN
4 3 (5.36%) DHCP
4 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 2 (3.57%) NAS
5 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
6 1 (1.79%) VoIP
6 1 (1.79%) ADSL
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.79%) DMZ
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (17.86%) Publishing
2 9 (16.07%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Consultant
2 20 (35.71%) Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Citrix Consultant
3 9 (16.07%) Citrix Architect
4 8 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 8 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Design Architect
10 2 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Clustering
2 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.50%) UNIX
7 6 (10.71%) AIX
7 6 (10.71%) Solaris
8 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Migration
2 6 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (10.71%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (5.36%) ITIL
4 2 (3.57%) Service Management
4 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.57%) Change Control
4 2 (3.57%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.79%) Change Management
5 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.79%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (44.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (44.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (33.93%) MCSE
4 18 (32.14%) CCEE
5 12 (21.43%) MCITP
6 9 (16.07%) NCDA
7 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) CCIA
8 6 (10.71%) MCSD
8 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) CCEA
8 6 (10.71%) SAP Certification
9 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (7.14%) MCSA
9 4 (7.14%) CCNA
10 3 (5.36%) MCTS
11 2 (3.57%) CCAA
11 2 (3.57%) VCP5
12 1 (1.79%) NCIE
System Software
1 31 (55.36%) XenDesktop
2 26 (46.43%) XenApp
3 22 (39.29%) XenServer
3 22 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
5 10 (17.86%) vSphere
5 10 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.79%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.79%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Citrix
2 35 (62.50%) VMware
3 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) NetApp
5 10 (17.86%) SAP
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) AppSense
6 7 (12.50%) HP
7 6 (10.71%) EMC
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle
8 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) FrontRange
9 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.79%) Genesys
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