The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 218 211 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCA 13 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,543 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +11.95%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
CCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1770 1489 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.19% 29.11% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1269 1887
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram 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 1 October 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 +2 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Bristol - 5 £27,500 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (96.00%) MS Excel
3 20 (80.00%) Citrix
3 20 (80.00%) VMware
3 20 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (72.00%) Thin Client
5 18 (72.00%) TCP/IP
5 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (72.00%) MCITP
5 18 (72.00%) Windows Vista
5 18 (72.00%) Fat Client
5 18 (72.00%) Firewall
5 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) MCP
6 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.00%) MCSA
6 5 (20.00%) MS Office
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (4.00%) SAP
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) CCEA

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (96.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) TCP/IP
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 19 (76.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Thin Client
1 18 (72.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Vista
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL
1 1 (4.00%) Project Management
1 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) MCSE
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (72.00%) MCITP
4 5 (20.00%) MCP
4 5 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCEA
5 1 (4.00%) CCEE
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Citrix
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) AppSense