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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 554 601 596
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCA 380 301 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 1.02% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 327 234 254
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
31554 29523 32759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.74% 26.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25319 23634 27426
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £66,000
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 November 2014 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 November 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
England +36 367 £47,500 +18.75% 33
South East +12 123 £47,500 +28.37% 6
London -3 80 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Berkshire +43 54 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Yorkshire -1 44 £38,000 -24.00% 3
West Midlands +24 41 £40,000 -27.27% 5
West Yorkshire +15 41 £34,000 -32.00% 3
South West +14 41 £37,500 +22.95% 2
Dorset - 36 £37,500 - 2
Leeds +13 35 £38,000 -24.00% 2
North West +9 33 £34,000 +17.24% 3
Birmingham +3 30 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Poole - 29 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire -22 28 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Southampton -4 26 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Manchester -2 25 £33,000 +13.79% 2
Reading +12 24 £67,500 +80.00%
East of England -37 23 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 19 £46,625 -15.22%
City of London +29 18 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +18 18 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Surrey -23 16 £45,000 +47.54%
South Yorkshire -12 13 £67,500 +35.00%
Sheffield -12 13 £67,500 +35.00%
Hertfordshire -13 12 £53,750 +22.15% 1
Northampton -9 10 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Northamptonshire -12 10 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Essex -13 9 £52,500 +35.48% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 8 £80,000 +68.42% 1
Nottingham -1 8 £80,000 +68.42% 1

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 587 (78.69%) Citrix Certification
2 535 (71.72%) Citrix
3 457 (61.26%) VMware
4 442 (59.25%) Windows
5 437 (58.58%) Microsoft
6 394 (52.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 366 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 331 (44.37%) MCSE
9 316 (42.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 279 (37.40%) Active Directory
11 275 (36.86%) XenApp
12 267 (35.79%) XenDesktop
13 258 (34.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 244 (32.71%) MS Excel
15 220 (29.49%) MCITP
16 214 (28.69%) Hyper-V
17 198 (26.54%) MS Exchange
18 182 (24.40%) SAN
19 163 (21.85%) Finance
19 163 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
20 149 (19.97%) NetScaler
20 149 (19.97%) vSphere
21 135 (18.10%) Firewall
22 131 (17.56%) ITIL
23 130 (17.43%) SAP
23 130 (17.43%) Cisco
24 127 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
25 123 (16.49%) SAP FI
25 123 (16.49%) SAP CO
26 120 (16.09%) SAP FI/CO

CCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 198 (26.54%) MS Exchange
2 84 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (8.31%) Lync
3 62 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 56 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (6.43%) SharePoint
6 47 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (2.55%) Office Communications Server
8 10 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (0.94%) IIS
10 6 (0.80%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.80%) SAS
11 4 (0.54%) GroupWise
11 4 (0.54%) TPMS
12 3 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 244 (32.71%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 123 (16.49%) SAP FI
1 123 (16.49%) SAP CO
2 120 (16.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (3.49%) SAP R/3
3 26 (3.49%) SAP FSCM
4 12 (1.61%) SAP FI-AP
5 10 (1.34%) SAP BPC
6 8 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.67%) Summit
7 5 (0.67%) SAP FI-GL
8 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.13%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.82%) Office 365
2 7 (0.94%) SaaS
3 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 182 (24.40%) SAN
2 149 (19.97%) NetScaler
3 135 (18.10%) Firewall
4 94 (12.60%) DNS
5 88 (11.80%) TCP/IP
6 61 (8.18%) DHCP
6 61 (8.18%) NAS
7 39 (5.23%) WAN
8 35 (4.69%) LAN
8 35 (4.69%) iSCSI
9 29 (3.89%) Internet
10 24 (3.22%) SMS
10 24 (3.22%) Fibre Channel
11 22 (2.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (2.95%) VPN
11 22 (2.95%) VLAN
11 22 (2.95%) WAAS
12 14 (1.88%) Network Security
12 14 (1.88%) VoIP
13 12 (1.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (1.61%) SAP BI
5 11 (1.47%) SAP HANA
6 9 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.94%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.67%) DB2
8 5 (0.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.13%) Essbase
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (0.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.40%) MSI
4 2 (0.27%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.27%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.27%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.13%) ProC
General
1 163 (21.85%) Finance
2 85 (11.39%) Banking
3 36 (4.83%) Manufacturing
4 30 (4.02%) Retail
4 30 (4.02%) Marketing
5 29 (3.89%) Billing
6 27 (3.62%) General Ledger
7 22 (2.95%) Retail Banking
8 14 (1.88%) Legal
9 7 (0.94%) French Language
10 4 (0.54%) Law
11 3 (0.40%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 251 (33.65%) Consultant
2 116 (15.55%) Support Engineer
3 90 (12.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 88 (11.80%) Analyst
5 80 (10.72%) Citrix Engineer
6 79 (10.59%) SAP Consultant
7 63 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 61 (8.18%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 51 (6.84%) Senior Consultant
10 48 (6.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 46 (6.17%) Business Analyst
12 42 (5.63%) Citrix Support
13 41 (5.50%) Server Engineer
14 39 (5.23%) Architect
14 39 (5.23%) SAP Analyst
14 39 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 38 (5.09%) Citrix Specialist
16 35 (4.69%) IT Support
17 34 (4.56%) Citrix Consultant
18 27 (3.62%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.35%) Web Services
2 23 (3.08%) Application Packaging
3 6 (0.80%) EDI
4 5 (0.67%) JMS
4 5 (0.67%) SOAP
4 5 (0.67%) REST
5 4 (0.54%) .NET
6 2 (0.27%) SAP CO-PA
7 1 (0.13%) COM
7 1 (0.13%) LAMP
7 1 (0.13%) MDX
7 1 (0.13%) WPF
7 1 (0.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.52%) Thin Client
1 71 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 39 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.09%) Clustering
4 20 (2.68%) IVR
5 19 (2.55%) Cryptography
5 19 (2.55%) Replication
5 19 (2.55%) APACS
5 19 (2.55%) SWIFT
6 18 (2.41%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.74%) FlexPod
8 12 (1.61%) Celerra
8 12 (1.61%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.80%) EqualLogic
10 6 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.67%) CMDB
12 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 442 (59.25%) Windows
2 258 (34.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 163 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 127 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 65 (8.71%) Windows Vista
6 37 (4.96%) Linux
7 26 (3.49%) Windows XP
8 25 (3.35%) Windows 7
9 23 (3.08%) VMS
10 20 (2.68%) Windows 2000
10 20 (2.68%) UNIX
11 13 (1.74%) Solaris
12 12 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.47%) AIX
14 8 (1.07%) SUSE
15 4 (0.54%) Android
16 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (17.56%) ITIL
2 48 (6.43%) Service Delivery
3 42 (5.63%) Project Management
4 35 (4.69%) Change Management
5 33 (4.42%) Change Control
6 30 (4.02%) Migration
7 28 (3.75%) ERP
8 26 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 24 (3.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 23 (3.08%) Incident Management
10 23 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (3.08%) CRM
10 23 (3.08%) Mentoring
11 21 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (2.68%) Project Planning
13 19 (2.55%) Data Security
14 16 (2.14%) Business Continuity
14 16 (2.14%) Integration Testing
14 16 (2.14%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 76 (10.19%) SQL
2 37 (4.96%) ABAP
3 32 (4.29%) PowerShell
4 9 (1.21%) C
5 7 (0.94%) VB
6 5 (0.67%) Perl
6 5 (0.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.67%) Korn
7 3 (0.40%) VBScript
8 1 (0.13%) C#
8 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 587 (78.69%) Citrix Certification
2 394 (52.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 331 (44.37%) MCSE
4 316 (42.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 220 (29.49%) MCITP
6 117 (15.68%) CCEE
7 116 (15.55%) MCSA
8 105 (14.08%) CCEA
9 100 (13.40%) MCTS
10 96 (12.87%) Cisco Certification
11 90 (12.06%) CCNA
12 61 (8.18%) MCP
12 61 (8.18%) CCIA
13 58 (7.77%) CCAA
14 41 (5.50%) Degree
15 39 (5.23%) NCDA
16 36 (4.83%) VCAP
16 36 (4.83%) VCP5
17 32 (4.29%) NCIE
17 32 (4.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.83%) SLA
2 24 (3.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (2.82%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.55%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 366 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 279 (37.40%) Active Directory
3 275 (36.86%) XenApp
4 267 (35.79%) XenDesktop
5 214 (28.69%) Hyper-V
6 149 (19.97%) vSphere
7 82 (10.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 72 (9.65%) XenServer
9 66 (8.85%) VMware ESX
10 34 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
10 34 (4.56%) vCloud
11 27 (3.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 15 (2.01%) VMware Server
13 14 (1.88%) Terminal Services
14 8 (1.07%) IAG
14 8 (1.07%) UAG
15 5 (0.67%) NFS
16 1 (0.13%) Xen
16 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 81 (10.86%) SCCM
2 41 (5.50%) Backup Exec
3 35 (4.69%) XenMobile
4 33 (4.42%) SCOM
5 26 (3.49%) SCVMM
6 16 (2.14%) EdgeSight
7 7 (0.94%) WSUS
8 6 (0.80%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (0.67%) Puppet
10 4 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.40%) AppDNA
11 3 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 535 (71.72%) Citrix
2 457 (61.26%) VMware
3 437 (58.58%) Microsoft
4 130 (17.43%) SAP
4 130 (17.43%) Cisco
5 95 (12.73%) AppSense
6 94 (12.60%) NetApp
7 81 (10.86%) HP
8 77 (10.32%) EMC
9 37 (4.96%) Dell
10 28 (3.75%) Symantec
11 17 (2.28%) McAfee
12 12 (1.61%) Apple
12 12 (1.61%) 3PAR
13 10 (1.34%) IronPort
13 10 (1.34%) Veeam
13 10 (1.34%) Sophos
13 10 (1.34%) CommVault
14 9 (1.21%) IBM
15 8 (1.07%) Siemens
Lancashire
The One Group
Salary: £0 - 45k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Capita
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £31,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits + bonus (up to 10%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago