The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 621 734 582
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -152
Permanent jobs citing CCA 279 202 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.63% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 195 178 276
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,300 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29055 32068 29516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.33% 27.30% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22863 25701 23830
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCA within the UK.

CCA Salary Trend in the UK

CCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 within the UK.

CCA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
England +110 259 £42,500 +6.25% 28
South East +41 71 £44,000 +27.53% 10
London +73 64 £55,000 +18.91% 4
West Midlands +21 36 £42,500 +8.97% 1
North West +21 34 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Hampshire +22 31 £42,500 +30.76% 4
South West +5 29 £35,000 - 5
Manchester +29 27 £33,000 -4.34% 3
Southampton +23 26 £42,500 +30.76% 3
City of London +77 25 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Dorset +19 23 £35,000 - 3
Bournemouth +15 22 £35,000 - 3
Berkshire +8 19 £47,000 -6.00% 3
East of England -8 19 £52,500 +19.31% 4
Solihull +14 15 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 11 £60,000 +29.03% 1
Herefordshire - 9 £42,500 -
Surrey +13 8 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £47,500 -
Portsmouth - 6 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £60,000 -
Cumbria - 5 £65,000 -
Scotland +11 4 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Slough +6 4 - -
Telford +3 4 £41,500 +53.70%
East Midlands +1 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Shropshire 0 4 £41,500 +53.70%
Birmingham -6 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - - 1
West Sussex -7 3 £25,000 -28.57% 1

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 556 (83.61%) Citrix Certification
2 524 (78.80%) Citrix
3 477 (71.73%) VMware
4 439 (66.02%) Windows
5 358 (53.83%) Microsoft
5 358 (53.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 337 (50.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 335 (50.38%) XenApp
8 323 (48.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 307 (46.17%) MCSE
10 261 (39.25%) XenDesktop
11 215 (32.33%) Active Directory
12 214 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 211 (31.73%) SAN
14 187 (28.12%) MS Exchange
15 183 (27.52%) MS Excel
16 157 (23.61%) Cisco
17 150 (22.56%) MCITP
18 147 (22.11%) vSphere
19 144 (21.65%) Hyper-V
20 136 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
21 134 (20.15%) Microsoft App-V
22 125 (18.80%) AppSense
23 124 (18.65%) Firewall
24 121 (18.20%) MCSA
25 119 (17.89%) NetScaler
25 119 (17.89%) CCEE
26 116 (17.44%) ITIL
27 109 (16.39%) CCNA
27 109 (16.39%) Cisco Certification

CCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 187 (28.12%) MS Exchange
2 78 (11.73%) SharePoint
3 75 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 35 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (4.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 28 (4.21%) Lync
9 27 (4.06%) Office Communications Server
10 15 (2.26%) IIS
11 9 (1.35%) SAS
12 8 (1.20%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 7 (1.05%) Apache
14 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 183 (27.52%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.45%) MS Project
4 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 88 (13.23%) SAP FI
2 87 (13.08%) SAP CO
3 85 (12.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (3.76%) SAP FSCM
5 20 (3.01%) SAP FI-AP
6 16 (2.41%) SAP R/3
7 8 (1.20%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.75%) SAP Retail
10 4 (0.60%) SAP CS
11 3 (0.45%) SAP PS
11 3 (0.45%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.45%) SAP FI-AR
11 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
13 1 (0.15%) Summit
13 1 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
13 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.15%) SAP FI-CA
13 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.16%) Office 365
2 16 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.45%) PaaS
4 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 211 (31.73%) SAN
2 124 (18.65%) Firewall
3 119 (17.89%) NetScaler
4 100 (15.04%) DNS
5 92 (13.83%) TCP/IP
5 92 (13.83%) DHCP
6 54 (8.12%) WAN
7 52 (7.82%) VPN
8 51 (7.67%) iSCSI
9 47 (7.07%) VLAN
10 38 (5.71%) Wireless
11 36 (5.41%) LAN
12 27 (4.06%) NAS
13 26 (3.91%) VoIP
14 21 (3.16%) Wireshark
15 15 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (1.95%) Network Security
17 7 (1.05%) MPLS
18 6 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
19 5 (0.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.60%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.30%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.30%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.15%) MySQL
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.30%) InstallShield
1 2 (0.30%) TestDirector
General
1 96 (14.44%) Finance
2 50 (7.52%) Banking
3 26 (3.91%) Publishing
4 23 (3.46%) Advertising
5 16 (2.41%) General Ledger
5 16 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.11%) Marketing
7 13 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.35%) Retail
9 8 (1.20%) German Language
10 7 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.05%) Billing
11 6 (0.90%) Legal
12 5 (0.75%) Electronics
13 3 (0.45%) Law
13 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Military
15 1 (0.15%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 212 (31.88%) Consultant
2 86 (12.93%) Architect
3 71 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 65 (9.77%) SAP Consultant
5 62 (9.32%) Analyst
6 58 (8.72%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 56 (8.42%) Citrix Architect
8 53 (7.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 44 (6.62%) Support Engineer
9 44 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 42 (6.32%) Citrix Engineer
11 33 (4.96%) Project Engineer
12 30 (4.51%) Technical Support
13 26 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
14 23 (3.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
15 22 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
15 22 (3.31%) Citrix Consultant
16 21 (3.16%) Business Analyst
16 21 (3.16%) Support Consultant
17 20 (3.01%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.20%) Application Packaging
2 5 (0.75%) EDI
3 4 (0.60%) .NET
3 4 (0.60%) COM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP CO-PA
4 2 (0.30%) J2EE
5 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.53%) Thin Client
1 70 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 59 (8.87%) Data Centre
3 29 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.06%) Replication
4 27 (4.06%) Clustering
5 15 (2.26%) Blackberry
5 15 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.50%) Derivative
8 9 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.20%) Social Network
10 7 (1.05%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.05%) PDA
11 5 (0.75%) FMCG
12 4 (0.60%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 439 (66.02%) Windows
2 214 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 136 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 99 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 82 (12.33%) Windows Vista
6 74 (11.13%) Windows 7
7 63 (9.47%) Windows XP
8 40 (6.02%) Linux
9 30 (4.51%) UNIX
10 18 (2.71%) AIX
11 17 (2.56%) Solaris
12 16 (2.41%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.95%) Debian
13 13 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.90%) CentOS
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (17.44%) ITIL
2 61 (9.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (6.32%) Migration
4 39 (5.86%) Service Delivery
5 36 (5.41%) Time Management
6 33 (4.96%) Business Continuity
7 31 (4.66%) Mentoring
8 28 (4.21%) Change Management
9 26 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (3.46%) Load Balancing
11 22 (3.31%) Project Management
12 19 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (2.71%) Patch Management
14 17 (2.56%) Risk Management
14 17 (2.56%) SAP Implementation
15 15 (2.26%) ERP
15 15 (2.26%) Incident Management
16 13 (1.95%) Service Management
17 12 (1.80%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (15.04%) SQL
2 33 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.41%) ABAP
4 13 (1.95%) VB
5 3 (0.45%) VBScript
5 3 (0.45%) C
6 2 (0.30%) R
7 1 (0.15%) Java
7 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 556 (83.61%) Citrix Certification
2 337 (50.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 323 (48.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 307 (46.17%) MCSE
5 150 (22.56%) MCITP
6 121 (18.20%) MCSA
7 119 (17.89%) CCEE
8 109 (16.39%) CCNA
8 109 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
9 108 (16.24%) Security Cleared
10 106 (15.94%) SC Cleared
11 79 (11.88%) CCIA
12 65 (9.77%) MCP
13 56 (8.42%) Degree
14 51 (7.67%) CCEA
15 33 (4.96%) CCAA
16 32 (4.81%) MCTS
17 27 (4.06%) JNCIA
18 21 (3.16%) NCDA
19 19 (2.86%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.96%) SLA
2 13 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.90%) QA
4 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) COBIT
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 358 (53.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 335 (50.38%) XenApp
3 261 (39.25%) XenDesktop
4 215 (32.33%) Active Directory
5 147 (22.11%) vSphere
6 144 (21.65%) Hyper-V
7 134 (20.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 105 (15.79%) XenServer
9 61 (9.17%) Terminal Services
10 42 (6.32%) VMware ESX
11 40 (6.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 23 (3.46%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (1.65%) VMware Server
14 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (1.35%) Terminal Server
16 8 (1.20%) vCloud
17 4 (0.60%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.60%) ISA Server
18 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 95 (14.29%) SCCM
2 57 (8.57%) SCOM
3 44 (6.62%) Backup Exec
4 34 (5.11%) EdgeSight
5 14 (2.11%) XenMobile
6 13 (1.95%) SCVMM
7 12 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.90%) WSUS
8 6 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.75%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.75%) vMotion
10 4 (0.60%) WMI
11 3 (0.45%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.15%) OpenView
12 1 (0.15%) Legato
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.15%) WhatsUp Gold
12 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.15%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 524 (78.80%) Citrix
2 477 (71.73%) VMware
3 358 (53.83%) Microsoft
4 157 (23.61%) Cisco
5 125 (18.80%) AppSense
6 96 (14.44%) SAP
7 91 (13.68%) HP
8 65 (9.77%) Symantec
9 57 (8.57%) NetApp
10 47 (7.07%) Veeam
11 44 (6.62%) Fujitsu
12 33 (4.96%) EMC
13 32 (4.81%) Dell
14 31 (4.66%) Juniper
15 17 (2.56%) CommVault
15 17 (2.56%) Riverbed
16 16 (2.41%) Oracle
17 11 (1.65%) Red Hat
17 11 (1.65%) Websense
17 11 (1.65%) IronPort
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ECS
Posted: 1 hour ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, discretionary bonus, etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum To £60k + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £63000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
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Posted: 11 days ago