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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 174 175 184
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCA 45 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 1.32% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 21
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £54,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
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
1386 1286 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.07% 26.18% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1027 1211
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Solihull +20 24 £30,000 -
Birmingham -8 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Shropshire -5 3 £31,000 +14.81% 1
Coventry -26 2 £36,250 -30.95% 2
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £36,500 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 59 (92.19%) Citrix Certification
2 58 (90.63%) Citrix
3 57 (89.06%) Windows
4 54 (84.38%) VMware
5 39 (60.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (60.94%) XenApp
6 35 (54.69%) XenDesktop
7 33 (51.56%) AppSense
8 28 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (43.75%) SC Cleared
8 28 (43.75%) Security Cleared
8 28 (43.75%) Windows 7
9 27 (42.19%) CCEE
9 27 (42.19%) CCIA
9 27 (42.19%) Fujitsu
10 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
11 24 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
12 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (25.00%) MCSE
14 15 (23.44%) MCSA
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (20.31%) SAN
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
15 13 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (17.19%) Linux
16 11 (17.19%) DNS
16 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Lync
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) SAN
2 11 (17.19%) DNS
3 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.06%) VPN
4 9 (14.06%) DHCP
4 9 (14.06%) Firewall
5 8 (12.50%) NAS
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
6 2 (3.13%) WAN
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) MPLS
7 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Architect
2 27 (42.19%) Citrix Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.38%) Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (4.69%) Wintel Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.13%) Replication
2 1 (1.56%) Clustering
2 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (89.06%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (17.19%) Linux
6 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) UNIX
7 1 (1.56%) AIX
7 1 (1.56%) Solaris
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.81%) Migration
2 4 (6.25%) ITIL
3 3 (4.69%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
4 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (1.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.56%) CRM
5 1 (1.56%) ERP
5 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.56%) Line Management
5 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) VBScript
4 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (92.19%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 28 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 27 (42.19%) CCEE
3 27 (42.19%) CCIA
4 24 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (25.00%) MCSE
6 15 (23.44%) MCSA
7 13 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (10.94%) MCITP
9 4 (6.25%) CCNA
9 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (4.69%) HP MASE
11 2 (3.13%) NCIE
11 2 (3.13%) CCEA
11 2 (3.13%) CCNP
11 2 (3.13%) HP ASE
11 2 (3.13%) ACCA
11 2 (3.13%) CIMA
12 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 39 (60.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 39 (60.94%) XenApp
2 35 (54.69%) XenDesktop
3 28 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) XenServer
7 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) SCCM
2 7 (10.94%) SCOM
3 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.56%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 58 (90.63%) Citrix
2 54 (84.38%) VMware
3 33 (51.56%) AppSense
4 27 (42.19%) Fujitsu
5 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.94%) NetApp
7 4 (6.25%) HP
7 4 (6.25%) SAP
8 3 (4.69%) Symantec
8 3 (4.69%) Sophos
8 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco
10 1 (1.56%) IBM
10 1 (1.56%) CommVault
10 1 (1.56%) Dell
10 1 (1.56%) EMC
10 1 (1.56%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.56%) Lotus
10 1 (1.56%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 3 days ago