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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 111 125 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCA 29 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 1.17% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 7
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
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
1038 857 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.26% 38.07% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 653 648 631
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (97.14%) Citrix
1 34 (97.14%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (85.71%) VMware
3 23 (65.71%) XenDesktop
4 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (62.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (60.00%) MCSE
5 21 (60.00%) CCEE
6 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
8 18 (51.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (51.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (48.57%) AppSense
10 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
11 14 (40.00%) VTSP
11 14 (40.00%) vCloud
11 14 (40.00%) WAAS
11 14 (40.00%) NCDA
11 14 (40.00%) NCIE
11 14 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (40.00%) Cisco
11 14 (40.00%) NetApp
11 14 (40.00%) EMC
12 12 (34.29%) MCTS
12 12 (34.29%) CCEA
12 12 (34.29%) vSphere
13 11 (31.43%) MCITP
14 10 (28.57%) Linux+ Certification
14 10 (28.57%) SUSE

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) WAAS
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (25.71%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Banking
1 1 (2.86%) Billing
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
4 8 (22.86%) Virtualisation Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Storage Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) FlexPod Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) Technology Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix Support
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 10 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 8 (22.86%) Celerra
2 8 (22.86%) CLARiiON
3 6 (17.14%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) SUSE
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.86%) CRM
1 1 (2.86%) ERP
1 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (60.00%) MCSE
3 21 (60.00%) CCEE
4 18 (51.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (40.00%) VTSP
5 14 (40.00%) NCDA
5 14 (40.00%) NCIE
6 12 (34.29%) MCTS
6 12 (34.29%) CCEA
7 11 (31.43%) MCITP
8 10 (28.57%) Linux+ Certification
8 10 (28.57%) CCIA
9 8 (22.86%) VCAP
10 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) XenDesktop
2 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 14 (40.00%) vCloud
7 12 (34.29%) vSphere
8 10 (28.57%) IAG
8 10 (28.57%) UAG
8 10 (28.57%) XenApp
9 6 (17.14%) XenServer
10 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Citrix
2 30 (85.71%) VMware
3 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (48.57%) AppSense
5 14 (40.00%) NetApp
5 14 (40.00%) Cisco
5 14 (40.00%) EMC
6 10 (28.57%) HP
6 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 8 (22.86%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) SAP