The first table below looks at the demand for CCIA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 242 230 226
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCIA 3 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.042% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.90% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 14
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1629 1669 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.89% 23.00% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1400 1612
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCIA
England

CCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCIA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCIA
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIA across the North West region.

CCIA Salary Trend in the North West

CCIA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIA across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

CCIA Salary Histogram in the North West

CCIA
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 CCIA within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -15 3 £27,500 -38.88%
CCIA
England

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CCIA 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 CCIA.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) XenApp
2 14 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 14 (87.50%) CCEE
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (68.75%) XenServer
4 10 (62.50%) CCA
5 8 (50.00%) NetApp
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) MCITP
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (43.75%) vSphere
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (31.25%) AppSense
8 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Fujitsu
8 5 (31.25%) Retail
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) CCAA
8 5 (31.25%) NetScaler
9 4 (25.00%) VCDX
9 4 (25.00%) HP MASE

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CCIA 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 CCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) NetScaler
2 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 7 (43.75%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Celerra
1 4 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (18.75%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCEE
3 10 (62.50%) CCA
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (43.75%) MCITP
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) CCAA
6 4 (25.00%) HP MASE
6 4 (25.00%) VCDX
6 4 (25.00%) NCDA
6 4 (25.00%) NCIE
6 4 (25.00%) VCAP
6 4 (25.00%) HP AIS
6 4 (25.00%) MCTS
7 3 (18.75%) CCEA
7 3 (18.75%) HP ASE
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) XenApp
2 14 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (68.75%) XenServer
4 7 (43.75%) vSphere
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (12.50%) vCloud
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) NetApp
3 7 (43.75%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) AppSense
4 5 (31.25%) Fujitsu
5 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 4 (25.00%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 3 (18.75%) Veeam
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft