The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 173 179 164
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCA 40 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 1.67% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 21
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1495 1559 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.72% 28.00% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1333 1106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCA
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 27 £42,000 -16.00%
Coventry +14 8 £38,500 -23.00%
Herefordshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (90.91%) Citrix
1 50 (90.91%) Citrix Certification
2 47 (85.45%) VMware
3 41 (74.55%) Windows
3 41 (74.55%) XenDesktop
4 40 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
6 36 (65.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (63.64%) MCSE
8 30 (54.55%) XenApp
9 28 (50.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (50.91%) Active Directory
10 27 (49.09%) Hyper-V
11 23 (41.82%) CCEE
12 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (34.55%) Cisco
14 18 (32.73%) vSphere
14 18 (32.73%) MCITP
15 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (30.91%) NetApp
15 17 (30.91%) EMC
15 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
16 16 (29.09%) MCTS
17 15 (27.27%) HP
17 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (25.45%) CCNA
18 14 (25.45%) NCDA
18 14 (25.45%) NetScaler
19 12 (21.82%) AppSense

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (14.55%) Lync
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 5 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (9.09%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) NetScaler
2 9 (16.36%) WAAS
2 9 (16.36%) iSCSI
2 9 (16.36%) Firewall
2 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (14.55%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (14.55%) NAS
4 3 (5.45%) DNS
5 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.82%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) LAN
6 1 (1.82%) DDNS
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (9.09%) Retail
1 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Consultant
2 13 (23.64%) Architect
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) IT Support
5 8 (14.55%) Senior IT Support
5 8 (14.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Citrix Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Storage Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.27%) FlexPod Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Technology Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) SAP ALE
2 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Celerra
1 5 (9.09%) CLARiiON
1 5 (9.09%) Clustering
2 4 (7.27%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Change Management
5 2 (3.64%) Time Management
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (90.91%) Citrix Certification
2 36 (65.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (63.64%) MCSE
4 28 (50.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (41.82%) CCEE
6 18 (32.73%) MCITP
7 16 (29.09%) MCTS
8 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (25.45%) CCNA
9 14 (25.45%) NCDA
10 11 (20.00%) CCIA
11 9 (16.36%) NCIE
11 9 (16.36%) VTSP
12 8 (14.55%) CCEA
13 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
13 5 (9.09%) VCAP
14 3 (5.45%) ACCA
15 2 (3.64%) CCAA
15 2 (3.64%) MCSA
16 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (74.55%) XenDesktop
2 40 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (54.55%) XenApp
4 28 (50.91%) Active Directory
5 27 (49.09%) Hyper-V
6 18 (32.73%) vSphere
7 10 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (16.36%) vCloud
9 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
9 8 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.64%) XenServer
11 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCCM
1 8 (14.55%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
3 3 (5.45%) XenMobile
4 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (90.91%) Citrix
2 47 (85.45%) VMware
3 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
4 19 (34.55%) Cisco
5 17 (30.91%) NetApp
5 17 (30.91%) EMC
6 15 (27.27%) HP
7 12 (21.82%) AppSense
8 8 (14.55%) Siemens
8 8 (14.55%) IBM
8 8 (14.55%) Mitel
9 5 (9.09%) Fujitsu
9 5 (9.09%) SAP
9 5 (9.09%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.82%) Lotus
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