The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 30 July 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 214 209 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCA 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.019% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.066% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +43.58%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +12.50%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1591 1508 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.87% 28.91% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1271 1819
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,825 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCA
England

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CCA Salary Trend in the South West

CCA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 10 £35,000 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
1 24 (96.00%) MCSE
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix Certification
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (92.00%) VMware
3 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (72.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
5 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (52.00%) MCITP
7 12 (48.00%) Windows Vista
7 12 (48.00%) Fat Client
7 12 (48.00%) Thin Client
8 10 (40.00%) DNS
8 10 (40.00%) DHCP
9 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (36.00%) LAN
10 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (28.00%) XenApp
11 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
13 5 (20.00%) Apple
13 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
13 5 (20.00%) vSphere

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ECC
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Firewall
1 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 10 (40.00%) DHCP
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SAP FI Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP CO Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Fat Client
1 12 (48.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (16.00%) Firmware
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Network Management
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) MCSE
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix Certification
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (72.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (52.00%) MCITP
4 4 (16.00%) MCP
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (28.00%) XenApp
3 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (20.00%) vSphere
6 4 (16.00%) XenServer
6 4 (16.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix
2 23 (92.00%) VMware
3 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Apple
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) SAP