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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 768 748 622
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -126
Permanent jobs citing CCA 114 216 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.74% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 97 173 322
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
23105 29059 31710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.78% 27.45% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18254 23020 25398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -15 108 £43,500 -0.57% 11
London -5 28 £50,000 +7.52% 3
South East +64 25 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire +35 18 £37,500 +51.51%
West Yorkshire +39 17 £37,500 +53.06%
Leeds +33 14 £37,500 +53.06%
North West -24 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Manchester -9 12 £42,500 +15.64% 1
East of England +16 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Hampshire +10 10 £50,000 +42.85% 2
South West -2 10 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Southampton - 10 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire +56 8 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Essex +15 7 £35,000 +9.37%
Colchester - 7 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +9 6 £65,000 +35.41% 1
City of London +21 5 £50,000 -31.97%
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £66,250 -
Dorset +15 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Poole - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey +29 3 £31,000 +16.98%
Cambridge +15 3 £26,000 -38.82%
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £36,000 -15.29%
West Midlands -19 3 £20,000 -52.94%
Huddersfield - 3 £32,000 -
South Wales -8 2 £47,500 +39.70%
Merseyside -13 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Wales -18 2 £47,500 +39.70%
Liverpool -20 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £20,000 -

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 149 (68.98%) Citrix Certification
2 130 (60.19%) Citrix
3 129 (59.72%) VMware
4 124 (57.41%) Windows
5 118 (54.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 111 (51.39%) Microsoft
6 111 (51.39%) XenApp
7 99 (45.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 99 (45.83%) MCSE
8 97 (44.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 75 (34.72%) Active Directory
10 73 (33.80%) Windows Server
11 70 (32.41%) Finance
12 69 (31.94%) SAN
13 65 (30.09%) ITIL
14 60 (27.78%) MS Exchange
15 58 (26.85%) XenDesktop
15 58 (26.85%) Hyper-V
15 58 (26.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 55 (25.46%) SAP
17 54 (25.00%) SAP FI
17 54 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
17 54 (25.00%) SAP CO
18 49 (22.69%) Cisco Certification
18 49 (22.69%) CCNA
19 48 (22.22%) Office 365
20 43 (19.91%) MCSA
21 42 (19.44%) MS Excel
22 37 (17.13%) Cisco
23 34 (15.74%) Windows Server 2008

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 60 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 32 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (6.48%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.70%) IIS
6 7 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) SAS
8 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 54 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 54 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 54 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 29 (13.43%) SAP FI-AP
2 29 (13.43%) SAP FI-AR
2 29 (13.43%) SAP PS
3 15 (6.94%) SAP BPC
3 15 (6.94%) SAP SD
4 10 (4.63%) SAP HCM
4 10 (4.63%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.46%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.46%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 48 (22.22%) Office 365
2 8 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.39%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.39%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (31.94%) SAN
2 30 (13.89%) Firewall
3 24 (11.11%) LAN
3 24 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 24 (11.11%) WAN
4 19 (8.80%) TCP/IP
5 17 (7.87%) DHCP
5 17 (7.87%) DNS
6 10 (4.63%) iSCSI
7 9 (4.17%) MPLS
8 7 (3.24%) Internet
9 6 (2.78%) Network Security
9 6 (2.78%) VPN
10 5 (2.31%) NAS
11 3 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.39%) IPsec
11 3 (1.39%) IPv6
11 3 (1.39%) VLAN
12 2 (0.93%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.94%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.85%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.46%) JIRA
1 1 (0.46%) Maven
1 1 (0.46%) MSI
1 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
General
1 70 (32.41%) Finance
2 15 (6.94%) Banking
3 13 (6.02%) German Language
4 9 (4.17%) Billing
4 9 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.24%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (30.56%) Consultant
2 47 (21.76%) Analyst
3 35 (16.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (15.28%) SAP Analyst
5 32 (14.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 32 (14.81%) SAP FI Analyst
6 31 (14.35%) Support Analyst
7 25 (11.57%) Citrix Engineer
8 23 (10.65%) SAP CO Support
8 23 (10.65%) SAP FI/CO Support
8 23 (10.65%) SAP Support
8 23 (10.65%) SAP Support Analyst
9 21 (9.72%) SAP Consultant
10 17 (7.87%) Senior Consultant
10 17 (7.87%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 15 (6.94%) SAP CO Consultant
11 15 (6.94%) SAP FI Consultant
11 15 (6.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 13 (6.02%) Citrix Consultant
12 13 (6.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.87%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.63%) FMCG
3 7 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.39%) PKI
6 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.46%) BBC
8 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.46%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 124 (57.41%) Windows
2 73 (33.80%) Windows Server
3 58 (26.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (15.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (12.96%) Linux
6 9 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.31%) Unix
9 4 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.39%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.93%) AIX
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.09%) ITIL
2 18 (8.33%) Presales
3 17 (7.87%) Service Delivery
4 14 (6.48%) Project Management
5 9 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 9 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (3.70%) Matrix Management
7 6 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (2.78%) Information Security
7 6 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 6 (2.78%) SDLC
7 6 (2.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 5 (2.31%) Data Privacy
8 5 (2.31%) Decision Quality
8 5 (2.31%) Innovation Management
8 5 (2.31%) Security Architecture
9 4 (1.85%) Capacity Management
9 4 (1.85%) Mentoring
9 4 (1.85%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.04%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.48%) SQL
3 12 (5.56%) ABAP
4 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.93%) Python
4 2 (0.93%) VB
4 2 (0.93%) VBScript
5 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 149 (68.98%) Citrix Certification
2 118 (54.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (45.83%) MCSE
3 99 (45.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 49 (22.69%) CCNA
4 49 (22.69%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (19.91%) MCSA
6 31 (14.35%) MCITP
7 30 (13.89%) ACCA
8 24 (11.11%) MCP
9 18 (8.33%) Degree
10 16 (7.41%) CCAA
11 13 (6.02%) CCNP
11 13 (6.02%) VCAP
12 12 (5.56%) VCP5
13 10 (4.63%) MCTS
14 8 (3.70%) CCEA
15 7 (3.24%) CIMA
15 7 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (3.24%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.63%) SLA
3 8 (3.70%) QA
4 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 111 (51.39%) XenApp
2 97 (44.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (34.72%) Active Directory
4 58 (26.85%) Hyper-V
4 58 (26.85%) XenDesktop
5 25 (11.57%) vSphere
6 15 (6.94%) VMware ESX
7 11 (5.09%) XenServer
8 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (3.70%) VMware Server
9 5 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.85%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.39%) vCloud
11 3 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.93%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (11.11%) SCOM
2 22 (10.19%) SCCM
3 3 (1.39%) EdgeSight
3 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (1.39%) PowerCLI
3 3 (1.39%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.39%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.39%) vRealize
3 3 (1.39%) WSUS
4 2 (0.93%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.46%) Ansible
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.46%) Nagios
5 1 (0.46%) Puppet
5 1 (0.46%) Salt
5 1 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 130 (60.19%) Citrix
2 129 (59.72%) VMware
3 111 (51.39%) Microsoft
4 55 (25.46%) SAP
5 37 (17.13%) Cisco
6 29 (13.43%) NetApp
7 17 (7.87%) HP
8 15 (6.94%) Dell
9 14 (6.48%) AppSense
9 14 (6.48%) CheckPoint
9 14 (6.48%) EMC
10 10 (4.63%) Red Hat
11 9 (4.17%) Ariba
12 8 (3.70%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.24%) Juniper
14 4 (1.85%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.85%) F5
15 3 (1.39%) Apple
15 3 (1.39%) SonicWALL
15 3 (1.39%) WatchGuard
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 12 days ago
London
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago