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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 530 587 492
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -95
Permanent jobs citing CCA 399 296 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.03% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 350 242 400
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +12.98%

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
30846 28630 33892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.93% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24022 23340 28574
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +52 369 £45,000 -5.26% 35
South East +13 106 £54,000 +35.00% 11
North West +51 86 £34,500 -46.92% 6
London -37 70 £57,500 +15.00% 9
Manchester +35 61 £33,500 -48.46% 5
Berkshire +44 56 £60,000 +14.28% 3
West Midlands +26 52 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -18 38 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Reading +28 34 £61,250 +19.51% 1
Birmingham +14 32 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Hampshire -13 31 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Yorkshire -16 30 £42,500 -5.55% 3
East of England -40 28 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Southampton -6 26 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Sheffield +3 25 £62,500 +38.88%
South Yorkshire 0 25 £62,500 +38.88%
Leeds -14 24 £67,500 +38.46%
City of London -22 18 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -5 17 £50,000 -16.66% 1
East Midlands -16 17 £41,000 +0.61% 2
Surrey -10 15 £65,000 +30.00% 2
South West -11 15 £35,000 -17.64%
Cheshire -7 12 £34,500 +7.81% 1
Dorset +6 10 £35,000 +7.69%
Scotland -8 10 £53,000 +51.42% 1
Coventry -1 9 £38,500 -23.00%
Northampton -14 9 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Northamptonshire -24 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Edinburgh - 9 - -
Bournemouth - 9 £35,000 -

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 500 (79.24%) Citrix Certification
2 458 (72.58%) Citrix
3 379 (60.06%) Windows
4 369 (58.48%) Microsoft
5 367 (58.16%) VMware
6 340 (53.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 286 (45.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 251 (39.78%) MCSE
9 241 (38.19%) Active Directory
10 238 (37.72%) XenApp
11 229 (36.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 221 (35.02%) XenDesktop
13 202 (32.01%) Windows Server 2008
14 199 (31.54%) MS Excel
15 185 (29.32%) Hyper-V
16 178 (28.21%) MCITP
17 145 (22.98%) Finance
18 134 (21.24%) ITIL
19 126 (19.97%) Windows Server 2012
20 121 (19.18%) Firewall
21 120 (19.02%) MS Exchange
22 116 (18.38%) SAN
23 113 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
24 111 (17.59%) SCCM
25 107 (16.96%) Cisco
26 95 (15.06%) MCTS
26 95 (15.06%) NetScaler
27 91 (14.42%) DNS
28 90 (14.26%) SAP
29 88 (13.95%) SAP FI

CCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 120 (19.02%) MS Exchange
2 63 (9.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 37 (5.86%) SharePoint
5 35 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (3.65%) Lync
7 14 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.79%) IIS
10 4 (0.63%) TPMS
11 3 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.16%) Apache
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 199 (31.54%) MS Excel
2 51 (8.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 88 (13.95%) SAP FI
1 88 (13.95%) SAP FI/CO
1 88 (13.95%) SAP CO
2 19 (3.01%) SAP FSCM
3 12 (1.90%) SAP R/3
4 9 (1.43%) Summit
5 8 (1.27%) SAP BPC
6 6 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.32%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.17%) Office 365
2 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (19.18%) Firewall
2 116 (18.38%) SAN
3 95 (15.06%) NetScaler
4 91 (14.42%) DNS
5 75 (11.89%) TCP/IP
6 46 (7.29%) DHCP
7 40 (6.34%) NAS
8 34 (5.39%) WAN
8 34 (5.39%) Internet
9 32 (5.07%) LAN
10 29 (4.60%) SMS
11 22 (3.49%) VLAN
12 19 (3.01%) iSCSI
13 18 (2.85%) WAAS
13 18 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (2.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (1.90%) VPN
15 7 (1.11%) VoIP
15 7 (1.11%) Wireless
16 6 (0.95%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (2.38%) SAP BI
5 14 (2.22%) SAP HANA
6 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.95%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.79%) DB2
8 5 (0.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.79%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.16%) MSI
3 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.16%) ProC
General
1 145 (22.98%) Finance
2 70 (11.09%) Banking
3 34 (5.39%) Retail
4 31 (4.91%) General Ledger
5 26 (4.12%) Retail Banking
6 22 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.38%) Billing
7 15 (2.38%) Marketing
8 13 (2.06%) Legal
9 7 (1.11%) French Language
10 6 (0.95%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.79%) Advertising
12 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.32%) Law
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (31.22%) Consultant
2 116 (18.38%) Support Engineer
3 96 (15.21%) Analyst
4 69 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 69 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 61 (9.67%) Citrix Engineer
6 56 (8.87%) SAP Consultant
7 52 (8.24%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 48 (7.61%) Citrix Consultant
9 45 (7.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 43 (6.81%) Citrix Support
11 41 (6.50%) Citrix Specialist
12 39 (6.18%) Business Analyst
13 37 (5.86%) Senior Consultant
14 34 (5.39%) Server Engineer
15 30 (4.75%) Architect
15 30 (4.75%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 29 (4.60%) Microsoft Consultant
17 26 (4.12%) Technical Consultant
18 25 (3.96%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.91%) Web Services
2 29 (4.60%) Application Packaging
3 5 (0.79%) SOAP
3 5 (0.79%) JMS
3 5 (0.79%) REST
4 3 (0.48%) .NET
5 2 (0.32%) SAP CO-PA
5 2 (0.32%) LAMP
6 1 (0.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.98%) Fat Client
1 63 (9.98%) Thin Client
2 39 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.75%) Clustering
4 28 (4.44%) SWIFT
5 25 (3.96%) IVR
6 24 (3.80%) APACS
6 24 (3.80%) Cryptography
7 13 (2.06%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.74%) Replication
8 11 (1.74%) CLARiiON
8 11 (1.74%) Celerra
9 10 (1.58%) FlexPod
10 6 (0.95%) EqualLogic
10 6 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.79%) FMCG
11 5 (0.79%) CMDB
12 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.63%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 379 (60.06%) Windows
2 202 (32.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 126 (19.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 113 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (8.87%) Windows Vista
6 30 (4.75%) Linux
7 23 (3.65%) Windows 7
8 21 (3.33%) VMS
9 20 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 20 (3.17%) UNIX
9 20 (3.17%) Solaris
9 20 (3.17%) Windows 2000
10 15 (2.38%) AIX
11 10 (1.58%) SUSE
12 9 (1.43%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.48%) Android
15 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (21.24%) ITIL
2 32 (5.07%) Change Control
3 31 (4.91%) Service Delivery
4 30 (4.75%) Change Management
4 30 (4.75%) Incident Management
5 29 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
6 27 (4.28%) Migration
7 25 (3.96%) Project Planning
8 24 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (3.80%) Data Security
9 22 (3.49%) Load Balancing
9 22 (3.49%) CRM
10 21 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (3.33%) Project Management
10 21 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (3.01%) Asset Management
12 18 (2.85%) Service Management
13 17 (2.69%) PRINCE2
13 17 (2.69%) ERP
13 17 (2.69%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 55 (8.72%) SQL
2 29 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.38%) ABAP
4 8 (1.27%) C
5 5 (0.79%) Perl
5 5 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 5 (0.79%) Korn
6 3 (0.48%) VB
7 2 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 500 (79.24%) Citrix Certification
2 340 (53.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 251 (39.78%) MCSE
4 229 (36.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 178 (28.21%) MCITP
6 95 (15.06%) MCTS
7 83 (13.15%) Cisco Certification
8 81 (12.84%) CCEA
9 74 (11.73%) CCNA
10 66 (10.46%) CCEE
11 58 (9.19%) MCSA
12 57 (9.03%) CCAA
13 46 (7.29%) MCP
14 38 (6.02%) Degree
14 38 (6.02%) CCIA
15 30 (4.75%) NCDA
16 28 (4.44%) VCAP
17 27 (4.28%) NCIE
18 20 (3.17%) VTSP
19 17 (2.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.07%) SLA
2 31 (4.91%) PCI DSS
2 31 (4.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 24 (3.80%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.48%) QA
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 286 (45.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 241 (38.19%) Active Directory
3 238 (37.72%) XenApp
4 221 (35.02%) XenDesktop
5 185 (29.32%) Hyper-V
6 84 (13.31%) vSphere
7 70 (11.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 61 (9.67%) XenServer
9 46 (7.29%) VMware ESX
10 29 (4.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 28 (4.44%) vCloud
12 23 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (1.58%) VMware Server
13 10 (1.58%) IAG
13 10 (1.58%) UAG
14 6 (0.95%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.95%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.79%) NFS
16 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.48%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 111 (17.59%) SCCM
2 39 (6.18%) SCVMM
3 36 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 29 (4.60%) SCOM
5 21 (3.33%) WSUS
6 19 (3.01%) XenMobile
7 7 (1.11%) Puppet
8 5 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.32%) AppDNA
10 2 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 458 (72.58%) Citrix
2 369 (58.48%) Microsoft
3 367 (58.16%) VMware
4 107 (16.96%) Cisco
5 90 (14.26%) SAP
6 86 (13.63%) NetApp
7 81 (12.84%) HP
8 58 (9.19%) AppSense
9 43 (6.81%) EMC
10 35 (5.55%) Dell
11 20 (3.17%) McAfee
12 17 (2.69%) Symantec
13 14 (2.22%) Nimsoft
14 11 (1.74%) IBM
14 11 (1.74%) TOWER Software
15 10 (1.58%) 3PAR
15 10 (1.58%) Red Hat
16 9 (1.43%) Siemens
16 9 (1.43%) Sophos
16 9 (1.43%) Mitel
Scotland
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Training / Career progression
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car, healthcare, life, pension, bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, North West, Cheshire, Lancashire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: Yesterday
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £5.4K Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £220 - £230 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.0 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + car, healthcare, life, pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Working, Company Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago