The table below looks at the statistics for CCIA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 202 203 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCIA 9 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.18% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.62% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 16
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
CCIA
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
1485 1605 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.40% 28.76% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1388 1157
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

CCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCIA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCIA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIA across the West Midlands region.

CCIA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCIA
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 CCIA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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 +1 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Coventry -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
CCIA
England

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCIA 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 CCIA.

1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) CCA
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
6 9 (52.94%) vSphere
6 9 (52.94%) CCEA
6 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) MCSE
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (47.06%) CCEE
7 8 (47.06%) XenApp
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (47.06%) MCITP
8 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (41.18%) MCTS
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (41.18%) EMC
8 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (41.18%) Celerra
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (41.18%) WAAS
8 7 (41.18%) 3PAR
8 7 (41.18%) NCDA
8 7 (41.18%) NCIE

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCIA 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 CCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
1 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) WAAS
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) InstallShield
1 2 (11.76%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Virtualisation Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Storage Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) CLARiiON
1 7 (41.18%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
1 1 (5.88%) Project Management
1 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
1 2 (11.76%) VB
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCA
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (52.94%) CCEA
4 9 (52.94%) MCSE
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (47.06%) MCITP
5 8 (47.06%) CCEE
6 7 (41.18%) NCDA
6 7 (41.18%) NCIE
6 7 (41.18%) VCAP
6 7 (41.18%) VTSP
6 7 (41.18%) MCTS
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) CCAA
9 2 (11.76%) MCSA
10 1 (5.88%) CCIE
10 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
5 9 (52.94%) vSphere
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (47.06%) XenApp
7 7 (41.18%) vCloud
8 4 (23.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) EMC
4 7 (41.18%) 3PAR
5 4 (23.53%) AppSense
5 4 (23.53%) Fujitsu
6 2 (11.76%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Veeam