The first table below looks at the demand for CCAA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCAA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 841 805 838
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +33
Permanent jobs citing CCAA 40 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.060% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 43
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31524 29552 33039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.07% 27.26% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24626 23785 28227
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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% -

CCAA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCAA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCAA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCAA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCAA within the UK.

CCAA Salary Trend in the UK

CCAA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCAA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

CCAA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCAA
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCAA within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -83 39 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire -20 18 £40,000 -15.78% 1
London -22 13 £54,000 +13.68% 1
South Yorkshire -8 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Sheffield -10 9 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Leeds -31 9 £38,000 -17.83%
West Yorkshire -41 9 £38,000 -20.00%
City of London -8 6 - -
West Midlands +5 4 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham +10 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Coventry +4 3 £40,000 -
Manchester -9 2 £27,500 -38.88%
North West -10 2 £27,500 -38.88%
Kidderminster +5 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Worcestershire +2 1 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton +1 1 £35,000 -
Bromsgrove 0 1 £35,000 -
Nottingham -3 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Leicester -6 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Leicestershire -9 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Derbyshire -15 1 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands -23 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Derby -23 1 £40,000 -11.11%

CCAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CCAA 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 CCAA.

1 74 (100.00%) Citrix
1 74 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 69 (93.24%) Microsoft
3 64 (86.49%) XenApp
4 58 (78.38%) Windows
5 57 (77.03%) CCA
6 53 (71.62%) Active Directory
7 44 (59.46%) XenDesktop
8 39 (52.70%) Hyper-V
9 38 (51.35%) VMware
10 35 (47.30%) DNS
11 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
11 33 (44.59%) SCCM
12 32 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (40.54%) CCEA
13 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
14 27 (36.49%) CCEE
14 27 (36.49%) NetScaler
15 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (35.14%) ITIL
16 25 (33.78%) MS Exchange
17 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (29.73%) Microsoft App-V
19 21 (28.38%) SharePoint
19 21 (28.38%) HP
20 20 (27.03%) Application Packaging
20 20 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 19 (25.68%) SCVMM
22 18 (24.32%) XenServer
22 18 (24.32%) MS Office

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CCAA 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 CCAA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (33.78%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.38%) SharePoint
3 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.05%) Lync
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (24.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (47.30%) DNS
2 27 (36.49%) NetScaler
3 15 (20.27%) SAN
4 14 (18.92%) DHCP
5 12 (16.22%) Firewall
6 9 (12.16%) iSCSI
7 7 (9.46%) VoIP
8 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 6 (8.11%) LAN
9 3 (4.05%) Wireless
10 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) InstallShield
1 2 (2.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Consultant
2 20 (27.03%) Citrix Consultant
3 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Consultant
4 18 (24.32%) Support Engineer
4 18 (24.32%) Applications Consultant
5 14 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (18.92%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Citrix Support
6 8 (10.81%) Server Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Server Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Server Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Replication
2 9 (12.16%) Clustering
3 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) SecurID
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (78.38%) Windows
2 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 7 (9.46%) Project Management
3 7 (9.46%) Change Management
3 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.70%) Time Management
5 2 (2.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.35%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.46%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) VBScript
3 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 57 (77.03%) CCA
3 32 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (40.54%) CCEA
5 27 (36.49%) CCEE
6 20 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (21.62%) MCSE
8 15 (20.27%) MCITP
9 14 (18.92%) CCIA
10 13 (17.57%) MCTS
10 13 (17.57%) MCP
11 10 (13.51%) CCNA
11 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (10.81%) MCSA
13 6 (8.11%) VCAP
13 6 (8.11%) MCSM
14 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 64 (86.49%) XenApp
2 53 (71.62%) Active Directory
3 44 (59.46%) XenDesktop
4 39 (52.70%) Hyper-V
5 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (29.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (24.32%) XenServer
8 7 (9.46%) vSphere
9 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (44.59%) SCCM
2 19 (25.68%) SCVMM
3 14 (18.92%) XenMobile
4 6 (8.11%) Puppet
5 3 (4.05%) WSUS
5 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.70%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.35%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Citrix
2 69 (93.24%) Microsoft
3 38 (51.35%) VMware
4 21 (28.38%) HP
5 11 (14.86%) Dell
6 10 (13.51%) Cisco
7 7 (9.46%) SonicWALL
8 5 (6.76%) Veeam
9 3 (4.05%) Symantec
10 2 (2.70%) AppSense
10 2 (2.70%) NetApp
10 2 (2.70%) IBM
11 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
Central London / West End
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Home Working
Posted: 24 days ago