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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 814 842 787
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -55
Permanent jobs citing CCIA 83 48 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.044% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 91
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £75,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

CCIA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCIA
Top 30 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 19 December 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 +30 79 £55,000 +10.00% 10
London +56 47 £55,000 - 3
South East +15 17 £47,500 -5.00% 2
City of London +37 10 £45,000 -41.93% 1
Berkshire +6 9 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 8 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -28 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Marlow - 7 £55,000 -
Leeds -10 6 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Yorkshire -19 6 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Bracknell - 6 £47,500 -
West Midlands -15 5 £50,000 -
Birmingham -13 3 £65,000 +30.00%
East Midlands +22 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Nottingham +3 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Reading +2 2 £80,000 +33.33%
North West -12 2 £72,500 +45.00% 3
Manchester -13 2 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Sheffield -18 2 £45,000 -10.00%
South Yorkshire -22 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Leicester +30 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire +20 1 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire +10 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Derby 0 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Solihull -9 1 - -
Hertfordshire -20 1 £31,500 -21.25%
East of England -32 1 £31,500 -21.25%
St Albans - 1 £31,500 -
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 117 (92.86%) Citrix
3 96 (76.19%) VMware
4 91 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (72.22%) XenDesktop
5 84 (66.67%) Windows
6 75 (59.52%) XenApp
7 72 (57.14%) Microsoft
8 71 (56.35%) CCA
9 67 (53.17%) CCEE
9 67 (53.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 64 (50.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 64 (50.79%) NetScaler
11 58 (46.03%) Hyper-V
12 51 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 51 (40.48%) MCSE
13 50 (39.68%) MCITP
14 45 (35.71%) Active Directory
14 45 (35.71%) XenMobile
15 43 (34.13%) AppSense
16 37 (29.37%) ITIL
16 37 (29.37%) MS Exchange
17 36 (28.57%) NetApp
18 35 (27.78%) vSphere
19 33 (26.19%) EMC
20 32 (25.40%) VCAP
21 31 (24.60%) SAN
22 28 (22.22%) SC Cleared
22 28 (22.22%) Security Cleared
23 27 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (29.37%) MS Exchange
2 27 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.11%) Lync
5 13 (10.32%) SharePoint
6 12 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (50.79%) NetScaler
2 31 (24.60%) SAN
3 14 (11.11%) Firewall
4 12 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (9.52%) WAAS
5 8 (6.35%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (5.56%) Network Security
6 7 (5.56%) NAS
7 2 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.79%) LAN
8 1 (0.79%) WAN
8 1 (0.79%) DHCP
8 1 (0.79%) VPN
8 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MSI
2 2 (1.59%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.59%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (3.97%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (31.75%) Architect
2 36 (28.57%) Consultant
3 21 (16.67%) Analyst
3 21 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 20 (15.87%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
6 13 (10.32%) Virtualisation Architect
6 13 (10.32%) Citrix Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
7 12 (9.52%) Storage Architect
7 12 (9.52%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 11 (8.73%) Citrix Consultant
9 8 (6.35%) Principal Consultant
10 7 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (3.97%) Senior Citrix Engineer
13 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) CLARiiON
1 12 (9.52%) Celerra
1 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
2 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
2 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 84 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.14%) Linux
5 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) ITIL
2 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
3 13 (10.32%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 9 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (7.14%) Project Management
5 8 (6.35%) ITIL V3
6 5 (3.97%) Time Management
6 5 (3.97%) CRM
6 5 (3.97%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.59%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.79%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (0.79%) Business Continuity
9 1 (0.79%) TOGAF
9 1 (0.79%) Network Design
9 1 (0.79%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (0.79%) Software Testing
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.32%) SQL
3 2 (1.59%) VBScript
3 2 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 126 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 71 (56.35%) CCA
3 67 (53.17%) CCEE
3 67 (53.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (50.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 51 (40.48%) MCSE
6 50 (39.68%) MCITP
7 32 (25.40%) VCAP
8 28 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 28 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 26 (20.63%) MCP
9 26 (20.63%) MCTS
10 21 (16.67%) CCEA
11 20 (15.87%) CCAA
12 17 (13.49%) MCSA
13 16 (12.70%) CCNA
13 16 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (11.11%) VTSP
15 12 (9.52%) NCDA
15 12 (9.52%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 91 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 91 (72.22%) XenDesktop
2 75 (59.52%) XenApp
3 58 (46.03%) Hyper-V
4 51 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 45 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 35 (27.78%) vSphere
7 16 (12.70%) XenServer
8 13 (10.32%) vCloud
9 6 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.59%) Xen
11 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (35.71%) XenMobile
2 26 (20.63%) SCCM
3 21 (16.67%) WMI
4 3 (2.38%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.79%) SCOM
5 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 117 (92.86%) Citrix
2 96 (76.19%) VMware
3 72 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 43 (34.13%) AppSense
5 36 (28.57%) NetApp
6 33 (26.19%) EMC
7 26 (20.63%) Cisco
8 13 (10.32%) Fujitsu
9 12 (9.52%) 3PAR
10 10 (7.94%) HP
11 2 (1.59%) CommVault
12 1 (0.79%) Symantec
12 1 (0.79%) IBM
12 1 (0.79%) SonicWALL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £45-55k DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Home Working / MS Certs
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago