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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 242 245 233
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCIA 14 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.12% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.49% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.07% +16.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1679 1825 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.37% 24.86% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1485 1466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 8 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Cheshire +1 6 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Merseyside - 2 £41,250 -
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
CCIA
England

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (100.00%) Citrix
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) XenApp
1 22 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) CCEE
3 16 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (68.18%) XenServer
5 14 (63.64%) vSphere
6 13 (59.09%) MCITP
6 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (54.55%) HP
8 11 (50.00%) CCA
8 11 (50.00%) NetScaler
9 10 (45.45%) CCEA
10 9 (40.91%) NetApp
11 8 (36.36%) Windows
12 7 (31.82%) Cisco
12 7 (31.82%) IBM
12 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
12 7 (31.82%) Veeam
12 7 (31.82%) NCDA
12 7 (31.82%) NCIE
12 7 (31.82%) VCAP
12 7 (31.82%) CCAA
13 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
13 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (27.27%) AppSense
14 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Consultant
2 12 (54.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix Architect
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Celerra
1 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 3 (13.64%) CLARiiON
2 3 (13.64%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.55%) Project Management
2 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (95.45%) CCEE
3 16 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (59.09%) MCITP
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (50.00%) CCA
6 10 (45.45%) CCEA
7 7 (31.82%) NCDA
7 7 (31.82%) NCIE
7 7 (31.82%) VCAP
7 7 (31.82%) CCAA
8 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 4 (18.18%) HP MASE
9 4 (18.18%) HP AIS
9 4 (18.18%) VCDX
9 4 (18.18%) MCTS
10 3 (13.64%) HP ASE
11 2 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) XenApp
1 22 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (68.18%) XenServer
4 14 (63.64%) vSphere
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
6 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.09%) vCloud
7 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
1 1 (4.55%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) HP
3 9 (40.91%) NetApp
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 7 (31.82%) Veeam
5 6 (27.27%) AppSense
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
6 5 (22.73%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) Fujitsu
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.55%) DataCore
8 1 (4.55%) FalconStor
8 1 (4.55%) PlateSpin
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