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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 204 226 243
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Permanent jobs citing CCA 36 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 1.10% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 8
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,700 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,700 £39,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
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
1564 1551 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.66% 22.68% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1193 1421
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £53,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +26 27 £33,000 -8.96% 5
Cumbria - 7 £65,000 -
Cheshire -2 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £31,500 - 2
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 59 (85.51%) Citrix Certification
2 54 (78.26%) Citrix
3 52 (75.36%) VMware
4 49 (71.01%) Windows
5 43 (62.32%) XenDesktop
6 35 (50.72%) XenApp
7 33 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (44.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
10 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (37.68%) MCSE
12 22 (31.88%) Active Directory
12 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (31.88%) XenServer
13 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
14 20 (28.99%) CCEE
15 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (26.09%) SAN
17 16 (23.19%) Microsoft App-V
18 15 (21.74%) AppSense
18 15 (21.74%) Clustering
18 15 (21.74%) MCITP
18 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
19 14 (20.29%) vSphere
19 14 (20.29%) CCIA
20 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
20 13 (18.84%) Cisco

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
3 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (13.04%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (11.59%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 4 (5.80%) IIS
7 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.90%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.90%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) SAN
2 11 (15.94%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) DHCP
3 9 (13.04%) VLAN
3 9 (13.04%) LAN
3 9 (13.04%) WAN
4 6 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (5.80%) FTP
5 4 (5.80%) NAS
6 3 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.90%) Firewall
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Publishing
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Architect
2 16 (23.19%) Citrix Architect
3 13 (18.84%) Consultant
4 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) Citrix Consultant
6 8 (11.59%) Technical Architect
7 7 (10.14%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Technical Design Architect
10 4 (5.80%) Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
12 2 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
12 2 (2.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 2 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Clustering
2 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (71.01%) Windows
2 30 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.49%) UNIX
7 9 (13.04%) Windows XP
7 9 (13.04%) AIX
7 9 (13.04%) Solaris
8 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) ITIL
1 12 (17.39%) Migration
2 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.59%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.70%) Service Management
5 6 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.45%) Change Control
9 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.45%) People Management
9 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.45%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.45%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.45%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (85.51%) Citrix Certification
2 33 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (44.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (37.68%) MCSE
5 20 (28.99%) CCEE
6 15 (21.74%) MCITP
7 14 (20.29%) CCIA
8 12 (17.39%) CCEA
8 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
8 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 11 (15.94%) MCSD
9 11 (15.94%) CCNA
9 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (15.94%) NCDA
10 6 (8.70%) MCTS
11 5 (7.25%) MCSA
12 2 (2.90%) MCP
13 1 (1.45%) VCP4
13 1 (1.45%) VCAP
13 1 (1.45%) CCAA
System Software
1 43 (62.32%) XenDesktop
2 35 (50.72%) XenApp
3 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (31.88%) Active Directory
4 22 (31.88%) XenServer
5 16 (23.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (20.29%) vSphere
7 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (78.26%) Citrix
2 52 (75.36%) VMware
3 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.74%) AppSense
5 13 (18.84%) Cisco
5 13 (18.84%) NetApp
6 11 (15.94%) HP
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle
7 8 (11.59%) EMC
8 4 (5.80%) Fujitsu
9 3 (4.35%) Symantec
10 2 (2.90%) SAP
10 2 (2.90%) Lotus
11 1 (1.45%) FrontRange
11 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.45%) Genesys
11 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
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