The table below looks at the statistics for CCIA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 889 870 798
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -72
Permanent jobs citing CCIA 15 39 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.034% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 65
Average salary £46,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £80,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +68.42%

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
29721 30793 28509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.00% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24107 23920 23183
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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%

CCIA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCIA
Salary Trend

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

CCIA Salary Trend in the UK

CCIA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

CCIA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCIA
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIA within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 -15 15 £46,500 -25.60%
London -16 7 £50,000 -18.36%
East of England - 5 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
South East -1 3 - -
Berkshire +8 2 - -
Reading -3 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CCIA 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 CCIA.

1 49 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 43 (87.76%) CCEE
3 42 (85.71%) Citrix
4 41 (83.67%) VMware
5 39 (79.59%) Windows
6 32 (65.31%) CCA
7 27 (55.10%) AppSense
8 26 (53.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
8 26 (53.06%) XenDesktop
9 25 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (51.02%) XenApp
10 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
11 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
11 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
11 18 (36.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (34.69%) ITIL
13 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
14 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
15 14 (28.57%) Fujitsu
15 14 (28.57%) MCTS
16 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
16 13 (26.53%) CCAA
17 12 (24.49%) SQL
18 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
19 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
19 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
19 9 (18.37%) MCSE

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CCIA 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 CCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
1 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (12.24%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (12.24%) Lync
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
1 8 (16.33%) DHCP
2 7 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 7 (14.29%) SAN
2 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) VoIP
2 7 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 3 (6.12%) VLAN
4 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Architect
2 19 (38.78%) Citrix Architect
3 18 (36.73%) Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) IT Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Trainer
10 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Project Management
3 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL V3
6 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 43 (87.76%) CCEE
3 32 (65.31%) CCA
4 18 (36.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
4 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (28.57%) MCTS
7 13 (26.53%) CCAA
8 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (18.37%) MCSE
8 9 (18.37%) CCNA
9 8 (16.33%) MCP
10 7 (14.29%) MCITP
11 6 (12.24%) MCSA
12 5 (10.20%) VCAP
12 5 (10.20%) VCP5
13 1 (2.04%) NCDA
13 1 (2.04%) Degree
13 1 (2.04%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft App-V
1 26 (53.06%) XenDesktop
2 25 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (51.02%) XenApp
3 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.24%) XenServer
6 5 (10.20%) vSphere
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) WMI
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (85.71%) Citrix
2 41 (83.67%) VMware
3 27 (55.10%) AppSense
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.57%) Fujitsu
6 7 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 7 (14.29%) HP
6 7 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp