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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 44 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing CCA 30 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.10% 1.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.63% 3.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 0
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
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
205 163 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.01% 30.30% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 185 137 121
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £28,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (97.14%) Citrix
3 33 (94.29%) XenDesktop
4 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
5 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
6 30 (85.71%) Hyper-V
7 26 (74.29%) VMware
7 26 (74.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (60.00%) Windows
9 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
9 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (57.14%) MCITP
10 19 (54.29%) MCTS
10 19 (54.29%) MCSE
11 18 (51.43%) CCEE
12 15 (42.86%) CCEA
13 13 (37.14%) Cisco
13 13 (37.14%) EMC
13 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
13 13 (37.14%) NetApp
13 13 (37.14%) XenApp
13 13 (37.14%) NCDA
13 13 (37.14%) NCIE
14 12 (34.29%) VTSP
14 12 (34.29%) vCloud
14 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (34.29%) vSphere
14 12 (34.29%) WAAS
14 12 (34.29%) Application Packaging

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (22.86%) Lync
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (34.29%) WAAS
2 9 (25.71%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Consultant
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) Architect
4 9 (25.71%) Citrix Consultant
5 8 (22.86%) Applications Consultant
6 7 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (20.00%) Storage Architect
6 7 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
6 7 (20.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 5 (14.29%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (14.29%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
10 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Administrator
10 1 (2.86%) VMware Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Server Administrator
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Celerra
1 8 (22.86%) CLARiiON
2 5 (14.29%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
1 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (57.14%) MCITP
4 19 (54.29%) MCTS
4 19 (54.29%) MCSE
5 18 (51.43%) CCEE
6 15 (42.86%) CCEA
7 13 (37.14%) NCDA
7 13 (37.14%) NCIE
8 12 (34.29%) VTSP
9 9 (25.71%) CCIA
9 9 (25.71%) VCAP
10 8 (22.86%) CCAA
11 1 (2.86%) VCDX
11 1 (2.86%) HP AIS
11 1 (2.86%) HP ASE
11 1 (2.86%) HP MASE
System Software
1 33 (94.29%) XenDesktop
2 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
3 30 (85.71%) Hyper-V
4 26 (74.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (37.14%) XenApp
6 12 (34.29%) vCloud
6 12 (34.29%) vSphere
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
1 9 (25.71%) SCVMM
2 3 (8.57%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Citrix
2 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
3 26 (74.29%) VMware
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 13 (37.14%) EMC
4 13 (37.14%) NetApp
5 7 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (11.43%) AppSense
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Dell