The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 104 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCA 37 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.47% 0.31% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 0.81% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 11
Average salary £62,500 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +15.58%
CCA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1017 862 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.44% 37.61% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 628 637 603
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CCA Salary Trend in Reading

CCA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 43 (86.00%) Citrix
1 43 (86.00%) Citrix Certification
2 40 (80.00%) VMware
3 33 (66.00%) XenDesktop
4 30 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
6 28 (56.00%) CCEE
7 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 25 (50.00%) MCSE
8 25 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
9 21 (42.00%) Hyper-V
10 20 (40.00%) vCloud
10 20 (40.00%) VTSP
10 20 (40.00%) WAAS
10 20 (40.00%) NCDA
10 20 (40.00%) NCIE
10 20 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (40.00%) Cisco
10 20 (40.00%) EMC
10 20 (40.00%) NetApp
11 19 (38.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 19 (38.00%) vSphere
12 18 (36.00%) AppSense
13 17 (34.00%) CCEA
14 16 (32.00%) MCTS
14 16 (32.00%) CCIA
15 15 (30.00%) MCITP
16 13 (26.00%) XenApp

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) SAP FI
1 7 (14.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (14.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (8.00%) SAP R/3
3 3 (6.00%) SAP FI-GL
3 3 (6.00%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (6.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) WAAS
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (26.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Billing
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Consultant
2 15 (30.00%) Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Storage Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 10 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 9 (18.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 9 (18.00%) Technology Consultant
5 9 (18.00%) FlexPod Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Citrix Support
8 4 (8.00%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) SAP CO Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) CLARiiON
1 11 (22.00%) Celerra
2 10 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 9 (18.00%) FlexPod
4 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) SUSE
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.00%) CRM
1 4 (8.00%) ERP
2 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (6.00%) Scrum
2 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (6.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (6.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (56.00%) CCEE
3 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (50.00%) MCSE
5 20 (40.00%) VTSP
5 20 (40.00%) NCDA
5 20 (40.00%) NCIE
6 17 (34.00%) CCEA
7 16 (32.00%) MCTS
7 16 (32.00%) CCIA
8 15 (30.00%) MCITP
9 11 (22.00%) VCAP
10 10 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
11 7 (14.00%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) XenDesktop
2 30 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (42.00%) Hyper-V
5 20 (40.00%) vCloud
6 19 (38.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (38.00%) vSphere
7 13 (26.00%) XenApp
8 10 (20.00%) IAG
8 10 (20.00%) UAG
9 8 (16.00%) XenServer
10 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCCM
2 9 (18.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Citrix
2 40 (80.00%) VMware
3 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.00%) Cisco
4 20 (40.00%) NetApp
4 20 (40.00%) EMC
5 18 (36.00%) AppSense
6 11 (22.00%) 3PAR
7 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (20.00%) HP
8 7 (14.00%) SAP