The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 876 899 824
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -75
Permanent jobs citing CCAA 26 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.080% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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
30213 31356 29211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.32% 27.01% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24442 24295 23735
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2015 within the UK.

CCAA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCAA
Top 14 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 2 September 2015. 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
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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 +27 26 £45,000 +12.50%
London +5 10 £50,000 -
South East - 6 - -
Berkshire - 5 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
East of England - 4 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +9 3 £19,000 -52.50%
Wakefield - 3 £19,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £19,000 -
Manchester +5 2 £45,000 +63.63%
North West -3 2 £45,000 +63.63%
West Midlands -6 1 £18,000 -57.64%

CCAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Citrix
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 29 (76.32%) VMware
3 28 (73.68%) CCEE
4 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
5 25 (65.79%) CCA
5 25 (65.79%) Windows
5 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (63.16%) XenApp
7 23 (60.53%) XenDesktop
7 23 (60.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (55.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (50.00%) vSphere
10 19 (50.00%) ITIL
11 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
12 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
12 13 (34.21%) CCIA
13 12 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (28.95%) MCSE
15 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
15 10 (26.32%) Cisco
15 10 (26.32%) SAN
15 10 (26.32%) MCITP
16 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
16 9 (23.68%) VCP5
16 9 (23.68%) NetScaler
16 9 (23.68%) MCTS
16 9 (23.68%) HP
16 9 (23.68%) MCP

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) SAN
2 9 (23.68%) NetScaler
3 8 (21.05%) DNS
3 8 (21.05%) iSCSI
3 8 (21.05%) Firewall
4 7 (18.42%) VoIP
4 7 (18.42%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix Support
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Trainer
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Replication
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 8 (21.05%) Problem Management
2 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security
8 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL V2
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) VBScript
2 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (73.68%) CCEE
3 25 (65.79%) CCA
4 23 (60.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (55.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (34.21%) CCIA
7 11 (28.95%) MCSE
8 10 (26.32%) MCITP
9 9 (23.68%) VCP5
9 9 (23.68%) MCP
9 9 (23.68%) MCTS
10 8 (21.05%) CCNA
10 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (18.42%) CCEA
12 6 (15.79%) VCAP
13 1 (2.63%) MCSA
13 1 (2.63%) MCSM
13 1 (2.63%) Degree
13 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (2.63%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (63.16%) XenApp
3 23 (60.53%) XenDesktop
4 19 (50.00%) vSphere
5 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
6 12 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
8 5 (13.16%) XenServer
9 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 29 (76.32%) VMware
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco
5 9 (23.68%) HP
6 7 (18.42%) SonicWALL
7 5 (13.16%) AppSense
8 2 (5.26%) Veeam
8 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) EMC
9 1 (2.63%) CommVault
9 1 (2.63%) Dell
9 1 (2.63%) Adobe
9 1 (2.63%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard