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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 181 210 228
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +18
Permanent jobs citing CCA 80 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.73% 1.47% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 75 15 23
Average salary £34,500 £57,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +49.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £65,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
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
1692 1568 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.01% 22.90% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1327 1594
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 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 August 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
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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 +33 61 £33,500 -33.00% 6
Cheshire -2 12 £34,500 +7.81% 1
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 - 1
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (94.90%) Citrix Certification
2 91 (92.86%) Citrix
3 86 (87.76%) VMware
4 73 (74.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 63 (64.29%) Windows
6 47 (47.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (47.96%) XenApp
7 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
8 45 (45.92%) XenDesktop
9 44 (44.90%) Hyper-V
10 36 (36.73%) MCITP
11 34 (34.69%) ITIL
12 33 (33.67%) Active Directory
12 33 (33.67%) MCTS
13 31 (31.63%) SAN
14 30 (30.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 29 (29.59%) NetApp
16 28 (28.57%) MS Excel
17 27 (27.55%) Cisco
17 27 (27.55%) Finance
18 22 (22.45%) Change Management
18 22 (22.45%) NAS
19 21 (21.43%) vSphere
19 21 (21.43%) NetScaler
19 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
19 21 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
19 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (19.39%) CCNA
20 19 (19.39%) Windows 2000
20 19 (19.39%) Citrix Presentation Server

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (17.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) TPMS
3 3 (3.06%) Lync
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.02%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) SAP FI
1 5 (5.10%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (5.10%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.63%) SAN
2 22 (22.45%) NAS
3 21 (21.43%) NetScaler
4 12 (12.24%) DHCP
4 12 (12.24%) DNS
5 8 (8.16%) LAN
5 8 (8.16%) WAN
6 6 (6.12%) Firewall
7 3 (3.06%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.04%) VLAN
9 1 (1.02%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Legal
2 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (37.76%) Support Engineer
2 22 (22.45%) Citrix Engineer
3 18 (18.37%) Windows Support Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Windows Server Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Server Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Server Support Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Server Support
5 15 (15.31%) Analyst
5 15 (15.31%) Citrix Support
6 14 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (11.22%) Consultant
9 9 (9.18%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Architect
11 5 (5.10%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.04%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.02%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.02%) Celerra
2 1 (1.02%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 63 (64.29%) Windows
2 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (19.39%) Windows 2000
4 17 (17.35%) VMS
5 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.08%) AIX
6 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.04%) Solaris
7 2 (2.04%) Linux
7 2 (2.04%) UNIX
8 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.69%) ITIL
2 22 (22.45%) Change Management
3 17 (17.35%) Change Control
4 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
4 6 (6.12%) Service Management
5 5 (5.10%) Migration
6 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (94.90%) Citrix Certification
2 47 (47.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (36.73%) MCITP
4 33 (33.67%) MCTS
5 30 (30.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (19.39%) CCNA
8 15 (15.31%) MCSE
9 12 (12.24%) MCSA
9 12 (12.24%) MCP
10 9 (9.18%) NCIE
11 7 (7.14%) CCEE
11 7 (7.14%) CCIA
12 5 (5.10%) CCEA
12 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
12 5 (5.10%) NCDA
13 3 (3.06%) VCP5
13 3 (3.06%) VCP4
14 2 (2.04%) CCAA
14 2 (2.04%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (74.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (47.96%) XenApp
3 45 (45.92%) XenDesktop
4 44 (44.90%) Hyper-V
5 33 (33.67%) Active Directory
6 21 (21.43%) vSphere
7 19 (19.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 19 (19.39%) VMware ESX
8 13 (13.27%) XenServer
9 4 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.06%) NFS
11 2 (2.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 7 (7.14%) SCCM
1 7 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (92.86%) Citrix
2 86 (87.76%) VMware
3 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.59%) NetApp
5 27 (27.55%) Cisco
6 10 (10.20%) AppSense
7 7 (7.14%) Symantec
7 7 (7.14%) McAfee
7 7 (7.14%) Sophos
8 5 (5.10%) SAP
8 5 (5.10%) HP
9 3 (3.06%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.02%) Lotus
10 1 (1.02%) Avaya
10 1 (1.02%) Juniper
10 1 (1.02%) Dell
10 1 (1.02%) EMC
10 1 (1.02%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: 12 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago