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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 567 706 605
Rank change year-on-year
+139 -101
Permanent jobs citing CCA 354 228 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 0.71% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 255 208 269
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%

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
30444 32334 30911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.45% 27.23% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23778 25831 24841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +139 326 £44,250 +4.11% 37
London +63 97 £53,750 +7.50% 5
South East +66 83 £44,000 +10.00% 11
City of London +56 46 £55,000 +15.78% 2
West Midlands +9 46 £42,500 -15.00% 6
North West +21 42 £40,500 -4.70% 6
Hampshire +31 38 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Southampton +22 35 £42,500 +30.76% 4
South West -4 34 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Manchester +28 29 £32,750 -6.42%
Solihull +17 24 £30,000 -
Berkshire +2 19 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Bournemouth -1 17 £35,000 - 3
Dorset -3 17 £35,000 - 3
Surrey +23 13 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +18 13 £30,000 -25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +2 12 £28,750 -23.33% 1
East of England -9 11 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Cheltenham +10 8 £49,500 +16.47%
Gloucestershire -9 8 £49,500 +16.47%
Cumbria - 8 £63,750 -
Leeds +6 7 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Birmingham -4 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Portsmouth - 7 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +6 6 £67,500 +35.00%
Hertfordshire -30 6 £57,500 +23.65% 2
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Slough - 6 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire +30 5 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Scotland +4 4 £42,500 +30.76% 3

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 600 (82.53%) Citrix Certification
2 557 (76.62%) Citrix
3 515 (70.84%) VMware
4 475 (65.34%) Windows
5 409 (56.26%) Microsoft
6 408 (56.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 383 (52.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 359 (49.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 357 (49.11%) MCSE
10 355 (48.83%) XenApp
11 289 (39.75%) XenDesktop
12 238 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 237 (32.60%) SAN
14 231 (31.77%) Active Directory
15 227 (31.22%) MS Exchange
16 213 (29.30%) MS Excel
17 179 (24.62%) vSphere
18 175 (24.07%) MCITP
19 168 (23.11%) Hyper-V
19 168 (23.11%) Cisco
20 158 (21.73%) MCSA
21 150 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
22 146 (20.08%) CCEE
22 146 (20.08%) Firewall
23 137 (18.84%) AppSense
24 136 (18.71%) Microsoft App-V
25 133 (18.29%) NetScaler
26 132 (18.16%) ITIL
27 116 (15.96%) SQL
28 111 (15.27%) SAP

CCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 227 (31.22%) MS Exchange
2 100 (13.76%) SharePoint
3 85 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 54 (7.43%) Lync
6 49 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 43 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 36 (4.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 35 (4.81%) Office Communications Server
10 14 (1.93%) SAS
11 13 (1.79%) IIS
12 8 (1.10%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 7 (0.96%) Apache
14 4 (0.55%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.41%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 213 (29.30%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.30%) MS Office
3 3 (0.41%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 103 (14.17%) SAP FI
1 103 (14.17%) SAP CO
2 99 (13.62%) SAP FI/CO
3 29 (3.99%) SAP FI-AP
4 26 (3.58%) SAP FSCM
5 18 (2.48%) SAP R/3
6 8 (1.10%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.69%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.55%) SAP CS
9 3 (0.41%) SAP PS
9 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.41%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.41%) SAP FI-AR
10 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.14%) SAP FI-GL
11 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.89%) Office 365
2 15 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.41%) PaaS
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 2 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 237 (32.60%) SAN
2 146 (20.08%) Firewall
3 133 (18.29%) NetScaler
4 103 (14.17%) TCP/IP
5 102 (14.03%) DNS
6 100 (13.76%) DHCP
7 57 (7.84%) VPN
7 57 (7.84%) iSCSI
8 53 (7.29%) WAN
9 47 (6.46%) VLAN
10 44 (6.05%) Wireless
11 39 (5.36%) NAS
12 37 (5.09%) LAN
13 35 (4.81%) VoIP
14 26 (3.58%) Wireshark
15 21 (2.89%) Fibre Channel
16 17 (2.34%) Network Security
17 8 (1.10%) Internet
18 6 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
19 5 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.55%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.28%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.14%) QlikView
8 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.28%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
General
1 104 (14.31%) Finance
2 62 (8.53%) Banking
3 23 (3.16%) Advertising
4 18 (2.48%) Publishing
5 16 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.06%) General Ledger
7 14 (1.93%) Marketing
8 13 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.65%) Retail
10 9 (1.24%) Billing
11 8 (1.10%) German Language
12 6 (0.83%) Legal
13 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.41%) Electronics
14 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.14%) Law
16 1 (0.14%) Back Office
16 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 234 (32.19%) Consultant
2 87 (11.97%) Architect
2 87 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 74 (10.18%) SAP Consultant
4 65 (8.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 63 (8.67%) Analyst
6 61 (8.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 60 (8.25%) Citrix Architect
8 58 (7.98%) Support Engineer
9 54 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support
10 53 (7.29%) Citrix Engineer
11 40 (5.50%) Technical Support
12 30 (4.13%) IT Support
13 29 (3.99%) Senior Consultant
13 29 (3.99%) Project Engineer
14 27 (3.71%) Support Consultant
15 26 (3.58%) Business Analyst
16 25 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 24 (3.30%) IT Consultant
17 24 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.24%) EDI
2 5 (0.69%) Application Packaging
3 4 (0.55%) .NET
4 3 (0.41%) COM
4 3 (0.41%) Web Services
5 2 (0.28%) J2EE
5 2 (0.28%) SAP CO-PA
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.18%) Thin Client
1 74 (10.18%) Fat Client
2 37 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.40%) Replication
4 30 (4.13%) Clustering
5 19 (2.61%) Blackberry
6 14 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.65%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.38%) Derivative
10 9 (1.24%) Social Network
11 8 (1.10%) Private Cloud
12 7 (0.96%) PDA
13 6 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.69%) FMCG
15 4 (0.55%) EqualLogic
15 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
15 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
16 3 (0.41%) SWIFT
16 3 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 475 (65.34%) Windows
2 238 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 150 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 92 (12.65%) Windows Vista
6 75 (10.32%) Windows 7
7 68 (9.35%) Windows XP
8 47 (6.46%) Linux
9 35 (4.81%) UNIX
10 20 (2.75%) AIX
11 19 (2.61%) Solaris
12 13 (1.79%) Debian
12 13 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.79%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.83%) CentOS
14 4 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.14%) Android
15 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (18.16%) ITIL
2 61 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 58 (7.98%) Service Delivery
4 44 (6.05%) Migration
5 40 (5.50%) Mentoring
6 35 (4.81%) Business Continuity
7 33 (4.54%) Project Management
8 32 (4.40%) Time Management
9 30 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 30 (4.13%) Change Management
10 26 (3.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (3.44%) Load Balancing
12 19 (2.61%) Risk Management
12 19 (2.61%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (2.34%) Business Analysis
14 16 (2.20%) SAP Implementation
14 16 (2.20%) ERP
15 14 (1.93%) PRINCE2
15 14 (1.93%) Service Management
15 14 (1.93%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (15.96%) SQL
2 30 (4.13%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.03%) ABAP
4 13 (1.79%) VB
5 4 (0.55%) C
6 3 (0.41%) VBScript
7 2 (0.28%) R
8 1 (0.14%) Java
8 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 600 (82.53%) Citrix Certification
2 383 (52.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 359 (49.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 357 (49.11%) MCSE
5 175 (24.07%) MCITP
6 158 (21.73%) MCSA
7 146 (20.08%) CCEE
8 111 (15.27%) Security Cleared
9 109 (14.99%) SC Cleared
10 108 (14.86%) CCNA
10 108 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
11 95 (13.07%) CCIA
12 73 (10.04%) MCP
13 66 (9.08%) CCEA
14 57 (7.84%) Degree
15 43 (5.91%) CCAA
16 38 (5.23%) MCTS
17 33 (4.54%) VCP5
18 28 (3.85%) JNCIA
19 24 (3.30%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.64%) SLA
2 19 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.55%) QA
5 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.41%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.41%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.28%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 408 (56.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 355 (48.83%) XenApp
3 289 (39.75%) XenDesktop
4 231 (31.77%) Active Directory
5 179 (24.62%) vSphere
6 168 (23.11%) Hyper-V
7 136 (18.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 109 (14.99%) XenServer
9 60 (8.25%) Terminal Services
10 52 (7.15%) VMware ESX
11 33 (4.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 26 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (1.65%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (1.24%) vCloud
15 4 (0.55%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.55%) DFS Replication
16 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 84 (11.55%) SCCM
2 58 (7.98%) Backup Exec
3 56 (7.70%) SCOM
4 35 (4.81%) EdgeSight
5 14 (1.93%) XenMobile
5 14 (1.93%) SCVMM
5 14 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (0.83%) WSUS
8 5 (0.69%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.69%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.69%) vMotion
9 4 (0.55%) WMI
10 3 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.14%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.14%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 557 (76.62%) Citrix
2 515 (70.84%) VMware
3 409 (56.26%) Microsoft
4 168 (23.11%) Cisco
5 137 (18.84%) AppSense
6 111 (15.27%) SAP
7 96 (13.20%) HP
8 70 (9.63%) Symantec
9 58 (7.98%) NetApp
10 54 (7.43%) Veeam
11 52 (7.15%) EMC
12 48 (6.60%) Fujitsu
13 41 (5.64%) Dell
14 30 (4.13%) Juniper
15 23 (3.16%) Riverbed
16 22 (3.03%) CommVault
17 16 (2.20%) Oracle
18 11 (1.51%) IronPort
19 10 (1.38%) Red Hat
20 9 (1.24%) Websense
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40k - 48k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago