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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 776 753 691
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -62
Permanent jobs citing CCA 155 214 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.71% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 120 167 262
Median salary £42,500 £44,261 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.97% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +6.25%

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
26137 30200 31376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.66% 27.39% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21145 24003 24559
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 150 £42,500 -5.55% 12
South East +32 54 £42,500 -6.59% 4
London +32 42 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Hampshire +4 27 £42,500 -8.10% 3
East of England +40 24 £40,000 -23.80%
Southampton +2 16 £50,000 +33.33% 2
City of London +72 15 £55,000 - 3
Colchester - 12 £35,000 -
Essex - 12 £35,000 -
North West +11 11 £42,500 +5.91%
Fareham -4 11 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Midlands +7 8 £33,000 -22.35% 1
East Sussex - 8 £41,127 -
Brighton - 8 £41,127 -
Surrey +31 7 £70,000 +47.36%
Hertfordshire +17 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Watford +29 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Nottingham +19 6 £33,000 -
Nottinghamshire +11 6 £33,000 -
Liverpool - 6 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 6 £65,000 -
Cheshire +34 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Milton Keynes - 5 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +32 4 £40,000 +110.52% 2
West Yorkshire +17 4 £40,000 +110.52% 2
Woking -9 4 £70,000 +115.38%
Leeds - 4 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +13 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £36,000 -48.57%

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCA.

1 272 (76.40%) Citrix Certification
2 250 (70.22%) Citrix
3 221 (62.08%) VMware
4 195 (54.78%) Microsoft
5 186 (52.25%) Windows
6 179 (50.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 176 (49.44%) XenApp
8 168 (47.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 161 (45.22%) Active Directory
9 161 (45.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 136 (38.20%) MCSE
11 118 (33.15%) ITIL
12 114 (32.02%) XenDesktop
13 104 (29.21%) Finance
14 100 (28.09%) MS Excel
15 93 (26.12%) Windows Server
16 89 (25.00%) SAN
17 86 (24.16%) MS Exchange
18 82 (23.03%) Windows Server 2012
18 82 (23.03%) Hyper-V
19 79 (22.19%) Cisco
20 78 (21.91%) NetScaler
21 73 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
21 73 (20.51%) MCSA
22 72 (20.22%) SCCM
23 70 (19.66%) SAP
24 65 (18.26%) CCNA
25 64 (17.98%) SAP FI
25 64 (17.98%) SAP FI/CO
25 64 (17.98%) SAP CO

CCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 86 (24.16%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (5.62%) IIS
5 15 (4.21%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.97%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 100 (28.09%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 64 (17.98%) SAP CO
1 64 (17.98%) SAP FI
1 64 (17.98%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (4.49%) SAP PS
3 9 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.69%) SAP FI-AP
4 6 (1.69%) SAP FI-AR
4 6 (1.69%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.84%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.84%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.84%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.84%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 50 (14.04%) Office 365
2 24 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.53%) IaaS
5 6 (1.69%) SaaS
6 4 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.12%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (25.00%) SAN
2 78 (21.91%) NetScaler
3 43 (12.08%) LAN
3 43 (12.08%) WAN
4 28 (7.87%) TCP/IP
5 26 (7.30%) Firewall
6 24 (6.74%) DNS
7 23 (6.46%) DHCP
8 17 (4.78%) NAS
9 12 (3.37%) VLAN
10 10 (2.81%) Internet
11 9 (2.53%) VoIP
12 8 (2.25%) iSCSI
12 8 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (1.97%) VPN
14 5 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (1.40%) MPLS
15 4 (1.12%) IPsec
15 4 (1.12%) IPv6
15 4 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.06%) SAP HANA
3 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.84%) GIS
5 2 (0.56%) Big Data
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.28%) QlikView
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (1.40%) JIRA
2 2 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 104 (29.21%) Finance
2 31 (8.71%) Banking
3 26 (7.30%) Law
4 20 (5.62%) General Ledger
5 14 (3.93%) Back Office
5 14 (3.93%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.81%) Retail
7 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.97%) Legal
9 6 (1.69%) Marketing
10 5 (1.40%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.84%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 94 (26.40%) Consultant
2 68 (19.10%) Analyst
3 62 (17.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 59 (16.57%) Citrix Engineer
5 40 (11.24%) Support Engineer
6 33 (9.27%) SAP Analyst
7 32 (8.99%) Citrix Consultant
8 31 (8.71%) Support Analyst
9 28 (7.87%) SAP FI Analyst
10 25 (7.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 25 (7.02%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 25 (7.02%) SAP Consultant
10 25 (7.02%) SAP FI Consultant
11 24 (6.74%) SAP CO Consultant
11 24 (6.74%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 23 (6.46%) SAP CO Support
12 23 (6.46%) SAP FI/CO Support
12 23 (6.46%) SAP Support
12 23 (6.46%) SAP Support Analyst
13 20 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.12%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.28%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.62%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (1.97%) Data Structures
4 6 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 6 (1.69%) PKI
5 5 (1.40%) User Experience
6 4 (1.12%) Clustering
6 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.84%) FMCG
7 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.56%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.56%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.28%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.28%) Social Media
9 1 (0.28%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 186 (52.25%) Windows
2 93 (26.12%) Windows Server
3 82 (23.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (5.62%) Windows 8
6 18 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (3.65%) Linux
8 9 (2.53%) Unix
9 8 (2.25%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.69%) AIX
10 6 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.84%) Android
12 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (33.15%) ITIL
2 28 (7.87%) PRINCE2
3 25 (7.02%) Asset Management
4 23 (6.46%) Ticket Management
5 21 (5.90%) Presales
6 18 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (4.49%) Change Management
8 15 (4.21%) Data Protection
9 14 (3.93%) Business Continuity
9 14 (3.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 14 (3.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 12 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (3.09%) Service Delivery
12 10 (2.81%) Project Management
12 10 (2.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (2.53%) Application Packaging
13 9 (2.53%) Application Virtualisation
13 9 (2.53%) CRM
13 9 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (2.53%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.17%) PowerShell
2 18 (5.06%) SQL
2 18 (5.06%) VB
3 13 (3.65%) VBScript
4 3 (0.84%) C
5 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.56%) Python
5 2 (0.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.28%) C#
6 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 272 (76.40%) Citrix Certification
2 179 (50.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 161 (45.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 136 (38.20%) MCSE
5 73 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (20.51%) MCSA
6 65 (18.26%) CCNA
7 42 (11.80%) MCITP
8 41 (11.52%) MCTS
9 27 (7.58%) MCP
10 24 (6.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 23 (6.46%) ACCA
12 22 (6.18%) VCAP
13 21 (5.90%) CCAA
14 17 (4.78%) Degree
15 16 (4.49%) CCNP
16 15 (4.21%) CCEA
17 10 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (2.81%) Security Cleared
18 8 (2.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.87%) SLA
2 8 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.40%) COBIT
3 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 176 (49.44%) XenApp
2 168 (47.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (45.22%) Active Directory
4 114 (32.02%) XenDesktop
5 82 (23.03%) Hyper-V
6 48 (13.48%) vSphere
7 47 (13.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (7.58%) XenServer
9 22 (6.18%) VMware ESX
10 17 (4.78%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 11 (3.09%) Terminal Services
12 10 (2.81%) vCloud
13 9 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (1.69%) Firmware
15 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (1.40%) VMware Server
17 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 72 (20.22%) SCCM
2 47 (13.20%) SCOM
3 16 (4.49%) Nagios
4 14 (3.93%) SCVMM
5 13 (3.65%) XenMobile
6 12 (3.37%) EdgeSight
7 9 (2.53%) vMotion
8 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (2.25%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.12%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.84%) OPNET
11 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.28%) Ansible
12 1 (0.28%) Casper Suite
12 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 250 (70.22%) Citrix
2 221 (62.08%) VMware
3 195 (54.78%) Microsoft
4 79 (22.19%) Cisco
5 70 (19.66%) SAP
6 52 (14.61%) HP
7 40 (11.24%) NetApp
8 35 (9.83%) EMC
9 22 (6.18%) AppSense
10 17 (4.78%) Wyse
11 14 (3.93%) SolarWinds
12 11 (3.09%) F5
13 10 (2.81%) 3PAR
14 9 (2.53%) Avaya
14 9 (2.53%) Dell
15 7 (1.97%) Veeam
16 6 (1.69%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.69%) DataCore
16 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
17 5 (1.40%) CommVault
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £33000 per annum + benefits & travel expenses
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Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 22000-26000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
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