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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 231 189 214
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +25
Permanent jobs citing CCA 22 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.84% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 3.64% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 22
Average salary £40,250 £34,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.51% -31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
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
1540 1649 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.62% 23.05% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1277 1410
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 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 31 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
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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 -19 20 £41,375 +23.50% 1
Cheshire -8 2 £40,000 +15.94% 2
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 50 (76.92%) Citrix Certification
2 47 (72.31%) Citrix
3 44 (67.69%) VMware
4 39 (60.00%) Windows
5 37 (56.92%) XenDesktop
6 31 (47.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 29 (44.62%) XenApp
9 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (40.00%) XenServer
11 25 (38.46%) MCSE
11 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
11 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (32.31%) CCEE
13 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (29.23%) Clustering
15 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (24.62%) MCITP
17 15 (23.08%) Migration
17 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
19 13 (20.00%) SAN
19 13 (20.00%) NetApp
19 13 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
19 13 (20.00%) Windows 7
20 12 (18.46%) vSphere
20 12 (18.46%) AppSense
20 12 (18.46%) Finance
20 12 (18.46%) Cisco
21 11 (16.92%) SQL Server

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (12.31%) Office Communications Server
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.15%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP FI
1 7 (10.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (10.77%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.54%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) VLAN
3 7 (10.77%) DNS
4 6 (9.23%) NetScaler
5 5 (7.69%) LAN
5 5 (7.69%) WAN
5 5 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.62%) NAS
8 2 (3.08%) FTP
8 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.54%) ADSL
9 1 (1.54%) Firewall
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Publishing
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Architect
2 20 (30.77%) Consultant
3 12 (18.46%) Citrix Architect
4 11 (16.92%) Citrix Consultant
5 8 (12.31%) Technical Architect
6 7 (10.77%) Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Design Architect
9 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.15%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Clustering
2 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (13.85%) UNIX
7 8 (12.31%) AIX
7 8 (12.31%) Solaris
8 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Migration
2 8 (12.31%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (12.31%) Load Balancing
3 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.23%) ITIL
4 6 (9.23%) Service Management
4 6 (9.23%) Supplier Management
5 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (1.54%) Change Control
7 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.54%) People Management
7 1 (1.54%) Change Management
7 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.54%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (76.92%) Citrix Certification
2 31 (47.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (38.46%) MCSE
5 21 (32.31%) CCEE
6 16 (24.62%) MCITP
7 10 (15.38%) NCDA
8 9 (13.85%) MCSD
8 9 (13.85%) CCIA
8 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.31%) CCEA
9 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
10 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (10.77%) CCNA
11 4 (6.15%) MCTS
12 3 (4.62%) MCSA
12 3 (4.62%) SAP Certification
13 2 (3.08%) CCAA
13 2 (3.08%) VCP5
14 1 (1.54%) NCIE
System Software
1 37 (56.92%) XenDesktop
2 29 (44.62%) XenApp
3 26 (40.00%) XenServer
4 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
6 13 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (18.46%) vSphere
8 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.54%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.54%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) Citrix
2 44 (67.69%) VMware
3 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.00%) NetApp
5 12 (18.46%) AppSense
5 12 (18.46%) Cisco
6 9 (13.85%) HP
7 8 (12.31%) EMC
7 8 (12.31%) Oracle
8 7 (10.77%) SAP
9 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.54%) FrontRange
10 1 (1.54%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.54%) Symantec
10 1 (1.54%) Genesys
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