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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 181 186 172
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing CCA 45 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 1.24% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 23
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,350 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1618 1446 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.20% 27.71% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1216 1097
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 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
(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 +5 32 £67,500 +22.72%
Coventry - 2 £38,500 -
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £20,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £36,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 82 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 80 (97.56%) Citrix
3 77 (93.90%) VMware
4 62 (75.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (74.39%) Microsoft
6 60 (73.17%) XenDesktop
7 57 (69.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 56 (68.29%) Windows
9 55 (67.07%) MCSE
10 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
11 48 (58.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 42 (51.22%) XenApp
13 41 (50.00%) Hyper-V
14 40 (48.78%) vSphere
15 36 (43.90%) NetApp
16 34 (41.46%) Cisco
17 32 (39.02%) EMC
17 32 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
19 29 (35.37%) CCEE
19 29 (35.37%) Windows Server 2008
20 28 (34.15%) NCDA
21 27 (32.93%) vCloud
21 27 (32.93%) MCITP
22 25 (30.49%) MCTS
22 25 (30.49%) CCNA
22 25 (30.49%) Cisco Certification
23 24 (29.27%) HP
24 22 (26.83%) VTSP
24 22 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
1 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (10.98%) Lync
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
1 22 (26.83%) WAAS
2 21 (25.61%) NetScaler
3 14 (17.07%) Firewall
4 12 (14.63%) iSCSI
5 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (10.98%) NAS
7 7 (8.54%) VPN
7 7 (8.54%) WAN
8 6 (7.32%) DNS
8 6 (7.32%) DHCP
8 6 (7.32%) SAN
9 5 (6.10%) VLAN
9 5 (6.10%) LAN
10 1 (1.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) ProC
General
1 2 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Consultant
2 18 (21.95%) Architect
3 14 (17.07%) Support Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 12 (14.63%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Virtualisation Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Storage Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.20%) FlexPod Consultant
5 10 (12.20%) Technology Consultant
6 9 (10.98%) IT Support
6 9 (10.98%) Senior IT Support
6 9 (10.98%) Senior Support Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Consultant
7 8 (9.76%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Citrix Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Architect
9 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Celerra
1 12 (14.63%) CLARiiON
2 10 (12.20%) FlexPod
3 9 (10.98%) Clustering
4 5 (6.10%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (68.29%) Windows
2 32 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (35.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.63%) ITIL
2 9 (10.98%) Migration
2 9 (10.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (6.10%) CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) VBScript
2 1 (1.22%) VB
2 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 82 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 57 (69.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (67.07%) MCSE
4 48 (58.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 29 (35.37%) CCEE
6 28 (34.15%) NCDA
7 27 (32.93%) MCITP
8 25 (30.49%) MCTS
8 25 (30.49%) CCNA
8 25 (30.49%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (26.83%) VTSP
9 22 (26.83%) NCIE
10 19 (23.17%) CCIA
11 17 (20.73%) CCEA
12 12 (14.63%) VCAP
13 6 (7.32%) MCSA
14 3 (3.66%) CCNP
14 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (75.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (73.17%) XenDesktop
3 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
4 42 (51.22%) XenApp
5 41 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 40 (48.78%) vSphere
7 27 (32.93%) vCloud
8 9 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (10.98%) VMware ESX
9 7 (8.54%) XenServer
10 6 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) Backup Exec
2 12 (14.63%) XenMobile
3 9 (10.98%) SCCM
4 7 (8.54%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 80 (97.56%) Citrix
2 77 (93.90%) VMware
3 61 (74.39%) Microsoft
4 36 (43.90%) NetApp
5 34 (41.46%) Cisco
6 32 (39.02%) EMC
7 24 (29.27%) HP
8 12 (14.63%) AppSense
8 12 (14.63%) 3PAR
9 9 (10.98%) Mitel
9 9 (10.98%) IBM
9 9 (10.98%) Siemens
10 6 (7.32%) Symantec
11 5 (6.10%) WatchGuard
11 5 (6.10%) SonicWALL
11 5 (6.10%) Dell
12 1 (1.22%) Sophos
12 1 (1.22%) ProCurve
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £34.5k - 37.5k per year
Posted: 5 days ago