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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 169 187 183
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCA 53 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 1.52% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,400 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +15.58%
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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
1557 1580 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.80% 29.04% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1361 1109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 34 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Coventry -2 8 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £20,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 75 (98.68%) Citrix
3 71 (93.42%) VMware
4 59 (77.63%) Microsoft
5 58 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 57 (75.00%) XenDesktop
7 56 (73.68%) Windows
8 54 (71.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (68.42%) MCSE
10 48 (63.16%) Active Directory
11 44 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 40 (52.63%) Hyper-V
12 40 (52.63%) XenApp
13 35 (46.05%) vSphere
14 32 (42.11%) NetApp
14 32 (42.11%) Cisco
15 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
16 30 (39.47%) EMC
16 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (38.16%) CCEE
18 28 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (34.21%) NCDA
20 25 (32.89%) MCITP
21 23 (30.26%) MCTS
21 23 (30.26%) vCloud
22 21 (27.63%) HP
22 21 (27.63%) CCNA
22 21 (27.63%) Cisco Certification
22 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2003
23 20 (26.32%) WAAS

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
1 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (11.84%) Lync
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) WAAS
1 20 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 13 (17.11%) Firewall
4 12 (15.79%) iSCSI
5 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
6 10 (13.16%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (11.84%) NAS
8 7 (9.21%) DNS
9 6 (7.89%) WAN
10 5 (6.58%) VPN
11 4 (5.26%) DHCP
11 4 (5.26%) SAN
11 4 (5.26%) LAN
12 3 (3.95%) VLAN
13 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
14 1 (1.32%) Wireless
14 1 (1.32%) MPLS
14 1 (1.32%) DDNS
14 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) ProC
General
1 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Law
1 2 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Consultant
2 17 (22.37%) Architect
3 13 (17.11%) Support Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Virtualisation Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Storage Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Consultant
6 9 (11.84%) Senior Support Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) IT Support
6 9 (11.84%) Senior IT Support
6 9 (11.84%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) FlexPod Consultant
6 9 (11.84%) Technology Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Citrix Technical Specialist
9 4 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) CLARiiON
1 11 (14.47%) Celerra
2 9 (11.84%) FlexPod
3 8 (10.53%) Clustering
4 3 (3.95%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.63%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.95%) VMS
8 1 (1.32%) Linux
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.79%) ITIL
2 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.21%) Migration
4 4 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (1.32%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) VBScript
2 1 (1.32%) VB
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 54 (71.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (68.42%) MCSE
4 44 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 29 (38.16%) CCEE
6 26 (34.21%) NCDA
7 25 (32.89%) MCITP
8 23 (30.26%) MCTS
9 21 (27.63%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (27.63%) CCNA
10 20 (26.32%) VTSP
10 20 (26.32%) NCIE
11 17 (22.37%) CCEA
11 17 (22.37%) CCIA
12 11 (14.47%) VCAP
13 4 (5.26%) MCSA
14 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
15 2 (2.63%) CCAA
16 1 (1.32%) CCNP
System Software
1 58 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 48 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 40 (52.63%) Hyper-V
4 40 (52.63%) XenApp
5 35 (46.05%) vSphere
6 23 (30.26%) vCloud
7 9 (11.84%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (11.84%) VMware ESX
8 8 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (6.58%) XenServer
10 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 11 (14.47%) SCCM
3 8 (10.53%) XenMobile
4 7 (9.21%) SCOM
5 2 (2.63%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 75 (98.68%) Citrix
2 71 (93.42%) VMware
3 59 (77.63%) Microsoft
4 32 (42.11%) Cisco
4 32 (42.11%) NetApp
5 30 (39.47%) EMC
6 21 (27.63%) HP
7 12 (15.79%) AppSense
8 11 (14.47%) 3PAR
9 9 (11.84%) Mitel
9 9 (11.84%) IBM
9 9 (11.84%) Siemens
10 4 (5.26%) Symantec
11 3 (3.95%) WatchGuard
11 3 (3.95%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.95%) Dell
12 2 (2.63%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
13 1 (1.32%) Sophos
13 1 (1.32%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Starting Salary £20,000 rising to £21,500 after 6 months
Posted: 2 days ago