The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 186 190 181
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCA 19 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 0.57% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 22
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £43,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1283 1229 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.04% 27.79% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 964 1172
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,890
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCA across the West Midlands region.

CCA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CCA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(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
Birmingham -8 8 £48,500 -9.76% 2
Shropshire -4 6 £32,250 -19.37%
Solihull - 4 - -
Halesowen - 1 £33,500 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCA 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 CCA.

1 62 (96.88%) Citrix Certification
2 59 (92.19%) Citrix
3 54 (84.38%) VMware
4 44 (68.75%) Windows
5 40 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 40 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (60.94%) Active Directory
7 35 (54.69%) MCSE
8 34 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (50.00%) XenDesktop
10 27 (42.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
12 25 (39.06%) XenApp
13 24 (37.50%) vSphere
14 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (32.81%) NetApp
15 21 (32.81%) Hyper-V
16 19 (29.69%) CCIA
16 19 (29.69%) vCloud
17 18 (28.13%) Cisco
17 18 (28.13%) CCEE
18 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
19 16 (25.00%) SAN
19 16 (25.00%) EMC
19 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
20 15 (23.44%) CCEA
20 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (23.44%) NCDA
20 15 (23.44%) NCIE

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCA 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 CCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Lync
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) SAN
2 14 (21.88%) VPN
2 14 (21.88%) DNS
2 14 (21.88%) WAAS
2 14 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (20.31%) Firewall
3 13 (20.31%) DHCP
4 10 (15.63%) NetScaler
5 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
6 8 (12.50%) WAN
6 8 (12.50%) NAS
7 6 (9.38%) VLAN
7 6 (9.38%) LAN
8 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.13%) Internet
10 1 (1.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Consultant
2 19 (29.69%) Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Storage Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.38%) FlexPod Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Citrix Architect
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 8 (12.50%) Celerra
2 6 (9.38%) FlexPod
3 5 (7.81%) EqualLogic
4 4 (6.25%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.50%) Linux
6 5 (7.81%) VMS
7 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.38%) ITIL
2 5 (7.81%) CRM
2 5 (7.81%) Migration
3 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (3.13%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.56%) Line Management
5 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (1.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.56%) VBScript
2 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (96.88%) Citrix Certification
2 40 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (54.69%) MCSE
4 27 (42.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (29.69%) CCIA
6 18 (28.13%) CCEE
7 15 (23.44%) NCDA
7 15 (23.44%) NCIE
7 15 (23.44%) CCEA
8 14 (21.88%) MCSA
8 14 (21.88%) VTSP
9 13 (20.31%) CCNA
9 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (17.19%) MCITP
11 10 (15.63%) MCTS
12 8 (12.50%) VCAP
13 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
13 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
14 3 (4.69%) CCNP
14 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (60.94%) Active Directory
2 34 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 25 (39.06%) XenApp
5 24 (37.50%) vSphere
6 21 (32.81%) Hyper-V
7 19 (29.69%) vCloud
8 8 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (10.94%) XenServer
10 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) XenMobile
2 6 (9.38%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.25%) SCCM
4 3 (4.69%) SCOM
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (92.19%) Citrix
2 54 (84.38%) VMware
3 40 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.81%) NetApp
5 18 (28.13%) Cisco
6 16 (25.00%) EMC
7 11 (17.19%) HP
8 9 (14.06%) AppSense
9 8 (12.50%) 3PAR
10 6 (9.38%) Symantec
11 5 (7.81%) Dell
11 5 (7.81%) WatchGuard
11 5 (7.81%) SonicWALL
12 4 (6.25%) Fujitsu
13 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
13 2 (3.13%) SAP
14 1 (1.56%) IBM
14 1 (1.56%) Siemens
14 1 (1.56%) Apple
14 1 (1.56%) Mitel
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