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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 848 826 755
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -71
Permanent jobs citing CCIA 43 63 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.059% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 117
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -5.00%

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
30434 28618 33710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.66% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23814 23350 28241
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 £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

CCIA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCIA
Top 18 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 1 October 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
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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 -46 40 £66,000 +32.00% 3
South East +2 19 £80,000 +52.38% 1
West Midlands -8 18 £80,000 +68.42%
Berkshire +14 17 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Reading +13 17 £80,000 +48.83%
Birmingham +2 17 £80,000 +45.45%
Leeds -13 17 £80,000 +68.42%
West Yorkshire -15 17 £80,000 +68.42%
Yorkshire -29 17 £80,000 +68.42%
London -11 16 £61,250 +6.52% 1
South Yorkshire -9 10 - -
Sheffield -13 10 - -
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Nottingham +7 5 £80,000 +77.77% 1
City of London +5 5 £62,500 +8.69%
East Midlands -10 5 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Surrey -17 2 £75,000 +50.00%
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 77 (98.72%) Citrix
3 62 (79.49%) XenDesktop
4 56 (71.79%) VMware
5 55 (70.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 55 (70.51%) Microsoft
6 51 (65.38%) CCEE
7 48 (61.54%) XenApp
8 45 (57.69%) CCA
9 44 (56.41%) Active Directory
10 43 (55.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 43 (55.13%) NetScaler
11 37 (47.44%) MCSE
11 37 (47.44%) Windows
12 34 (43.59%) Hyper-V
13 33 (42.31%) MCITP
14 32 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 31 (39.74%) MS Exchange
16 30 (38.46%) Cisco
17 26 (33.33%) CCEA
17 26 (33.33%) XenServer
17 26 (33.33%) VCAP
18 25 (32.05%) vSphere
19 24 (30.77%) XenMobile
19 24 (30.77%) NetApp
20 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
21 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
22 18 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
23 17 (21.79%) SAN
23 17 (21.79%) EMC

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 31 (39.74%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.97%) Lync
5 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (55.13%) NetScaler
2 17 (21.79%) SAN
3 16 (20.51%) Firewall
4 12 (15.38%) WAAS
4 12 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (7.69%) DNS
6 5 (6.41%) NAS
7 4 (5.13%) DHCP
8 2 (2.56%) Junos
8 2 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.56%) Broadband
8 2 (2.56%) LAN
8 2 (2.56%) WAN
8 2 (2.56%) IPv4
8 2 (2.56%) IPv6
8 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.56%) SNMP
8 2 (2.56%) VPN
8 2 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) InstallShield
1 2 (2.56%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Architect
2 28 (35.90%) Consultant
3 22 (28.21%) Citrix Consultant
4 21 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (15.38%) Storage Architect
5 12 (15.38%) Virtualisation Architect
5 12 (15.38%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Citrix Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Citrix Specialist
7 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Citrix Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Citrix Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Celerra
2 12 (15.38%) CLARiiON
3 2 (2.56%) DTV
4 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.85%) Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.56%) CentOS
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (12.82%) Project Management
3 5 (6.41%) CRM
4 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.28%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.28%) Migration
6 1 (1.28%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.28%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.28%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.28%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.28%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) VBScript
2 2 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 51 (65.38%) CCEE
3 45 (57.69%) CCA
4 43 (55.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (47.44%) MCSE
6 33 (42.31%) MCITP
7 32 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 26 (33.33%) CCEA
8 26 (33.33%) VCAP
9 15 (19.23%) MCTS
10 14 (17.95%) VTSP
11 13 (16.67%) NCDA
11 13 (16.67%) NCIE
11 13 (16.67%) CCNA
11 13 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (8.97%) CCAA
13 5 (6.41%) MCSA
13 5 (6.41%) MCP
14 1 (1.28%) HP AIS
14 1 (1.28%) HP MASE
System Software
1 62 (79.49%) XenDesktop
2 55 (70.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (61.54%) XenApp
4 44 (56.41%) Active Directory
5 34 (43.59%) Hyper-V
6 26 (33.33%) XenServer
7 25 (32.05%) vSphere
8 18 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (15.38%) vCloud
10 6 (7.69%) VMware ESX
11 4 (5.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) XenMobile
2 10 (12.82%) SCCM
3 3 (3.85%) WMI
3 3 (3.85%) SCOM
3 3 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.85%) AppDNA
4 2 (2.56%) Cacti
4 2 (2.56%) Nagios
4 2 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (98.72%) Citrix
2 56 (71.79%) VMware
3 55 (70.51%) Microsoft
4 30 (38.46%) Cisco
5 24 (30.77%) NetApp
6 17 (21.79%) EMC
7 15 (19.23%) AppSense
8 12 (15.38%) 3PAR
9 6 (7.69%) CA
9 6 (7.69%) HP
10 3 (3.85%) Dell
11 2 (2.56%) SAP
11 2 (2.56%) CommVault
11 2 (2.56%) Juniper
11 2 (2.56%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.56%) NETGEAR
11 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.56%) Draytek
12 1 (1.28%) Fujitsu
12 1 (1.28%) IBM
Berkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago