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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 183 178 161
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCA 25 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.32% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 1.11% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 32
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £45,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
1462 1169 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.61% 28.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 887 1070
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 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 February 2015.

CCA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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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 27 February 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 +8 12 - - 1
Shropshire -11 6 £32,250 -19.37%
Birmingham -14 5 £48,500 -7.61%
Halesowen - 1 £33,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (95.45%) Citrix Certification
2 60 (90.91%) Citrix
3 57 (86.36%) VMware
4 49 (74.24%) Windows
5 36 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
6 35 (53.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
9 30 (45.45%) MCSE
10 28 (42.42%) XenApp
11 25 (37.88%) CCEE
12 24 (36.36%) CCIA
12 24 (36.36%) SQL Server
13 23 (34.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (28.79%) vSphere
16 18 (27.27%) SAN
17 17 (25.76%) NetApp
17 17 (25.76%) Hyper-V
18 16 (24.24%) MCSA
18 16 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
19 15 (22.73%) AppSense
19 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
19 15 (22.73%) DNS
19 15 (22.73%) Windows 7
19 15 (22.73%) vCloud
20 14 (21.21%) VPN
20 14 (21.21%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.55%) Lync
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.55%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.03%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) SAN
2 15 (22.73%) DNS
3 14 (21.21%) VPN
3 14 (21.21%) DHCP
3 14 (21.21%) Firewall
4 10 (15.15%) WAAS
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.64%) NetScaler
6 8 (12.12%) NAS
7 7 (10.61%) WAN
8 6 (9.09%) LAN
8 6 (9.09%) VLAN
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
10 1 (1.52%) MPLS
10 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Architect
2 21 (31.82%) Consultant
3 13 (19.70%) Citrix Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Storage Architect
8 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Virtualisation Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Technology Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.58%) FlexPod Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Wintel Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) CLARiiON
1 5 (7.58%) Celerra
1 5 (7.58%) EqualLogic
1 5 (7.58%) FlexPod
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.15%) Linux
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.58%) VMS
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.52%) AIX
9 1 (1.52%) Solaris
9 1 (1.52%) UNIX
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.58%) CRM
1 5 (7.58%) Migration
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.03%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (3.03%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (3.03%) Integration Testing
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (1.52%) Line Management
4 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.52%) Business Analysis
4 1 (1.52%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
3 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (95.45%) Citrix Certification
2 36 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (45.45%) MCSE
4 25 (37.88%) CCEE
5 24 (36.36%) CCIA
6 23 (34.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (24.24%) MCSA
8 12 (18.18%) CCEA
8 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 12 (18.18%) CCNA
8 12 (18.18%) NCIE
9 10 (15.15%) NCDA
9 10 (15.15%) VTSP
10 9 (13.64%) MCITP
11 7 (10.61%) MCTS
12 5 (7.58%) VCAP
13 3 (4.55%) CCNP
14 2 (3.03%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (53.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
4 28 (42.42%) XenApp
5 19 (28.79%) vSphere
6 17 (25.76%) Hyper-V
7 16 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (22.73%) vCloud
9 8 (12.12%) XenServer
10 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) XenMobile
2 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (90.91%) Citrix
2 57 (86.36%) VMware
3 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.76%) NetApp
5 15 (22.73%) AppSense
6 14 (21.21%) Cisco
7 12 (18.18%) Fujitsu
8 11 (16.67%) EMC
9 10 (15.15%) HP
10 6 (9.09%) Symantec
11 5 (7.58%) WatchGuard
11 5 (7.58%) SonicWALL
11 5 (7.58%) 3PAR
11 5 (7.58%) Dell
12 3 (4.55%) SAP
13 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
14 1 (1.52%) Pegasus
14 1 (1.52%) Lotus
14 1 (1.52%) Apple
14 1 (1.52%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago