The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 52 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCA 25 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.38% 1.25% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.30% 4.11% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +11.68%
CCA
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 146 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.44% 30.48% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 167 122 131
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £29,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CCA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

CCA Salary Trend in Sheffield

CCA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 41 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 40 (97.56%) Citrix
3 39 (95.12%) XenDesktop
4 38 (92.68%) Microsoft
5 37 (90.24%) Active Directory
6 36 (87.80%) Hyper-V
7 32 (78.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (78.05%) VMware
8 27 (65.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
10 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (56.10%) MCITP
11 22 (53.66%) MCTS
11 22 (53.66%) MCSE
12 21 (51.22%) Windows
12 21 (51.22%) CCEE
13 19 (46.34%) NCDA
13 19 (46.34%) NCIE
13 19 (46.34%) Cisco
13 19 (46.34%) EMC
13 19 (46.34%) NetApp
14 18 (43.90%) CCEA
14 18 (43.90%) WAAS
14 18 (43.90%) VTSP
14 18 (43.90%) vCloud
14 18 (43.90%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (36.59%) vSphere
16 13 (31.71%) XenApp
16 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
17 12 (29.27%) Application Packaging

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (26.83%) MS Exchange
1 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (19.51%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) WAAS
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (21.95%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) NAS
5 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Consultant
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Consultant
3 13 (31.71%) Architect
4 10 (24.39%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (24.39%) Virtualisation Architect
4 10 (24.39%) Storage Architect
4 10 (24.39%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 9 (21.95%) Citrix Consultant
6 8 (19.51%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (19.51%) Applications Consultant
6 8 (19.51%) FlexPod Consultant
6 8 (19.51%) Technology Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.44%) VMware Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Server Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) CLARiiON
1 11 (26.83%) Celerra
2 8 (19.51%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
1 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 27 (65.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (56.10%) MCITP
4 22 (53.66%) MCSE
4 22 (53.66%) MCTS
5 21 (51.22%) CCEE
6 19 (46.34%) NCDA
6 19 (46.34%) NCIE
7 18 (43.90%) VTSP
7 18 (43.90%) CCEA
8 12 (29.27%) CCIA
8 12 (29.27%) VCAP
9 8 (19.51%) CCAA
10 1 (2.44%) HP AIS
10 1 (2.44%) HP ASE
10 1 (2.44%) HP MASE
10 1 (2.44%) VCDX
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) XenDesktop
2 37 (90.24%) Active Directory
3 36 (87.80%) Hyper-V
4 32 (78.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (43.90%) vCloud
6 15 (36.59%) vSphere
7 13 (31.71%) XenApp
8 11 (26.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
1 9 (21.95%) SCVMM
2 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Citrix
2 38 (92.68%) Microsoft
3 32 (78.05%) VMware
4 19 (46.34%) NetApp
4 19 (46.34%) Cisco
4 19 (46.34%) EMC
5 10 (24.39%) 3PAR
6 4 (9.76%) AppSense
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Dell