The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCA 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 Administrator (CCA)
Rank 177 153 178
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs citing CCA 28 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.66% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 2.59% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 2
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +23.37%
CCA
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1176 928 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.98% 25.39% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 938 718 711
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CCA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CCA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

CCA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CCA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds -11 27 £42,000 -13.84%
Huddersfield -9 1 £30,000 -
CCA
Yorkshire

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 46 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 42 (91.30%) Citrix
3 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
3 37 (80.43%) Active Directory
4 32 (69.57%) VMware
4 32 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (69.57%) XenDesktop
5 30 (65.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (56.52%) MCSE
6 26 (56.52%) Hyper-V
7 24 (52.17%) MCITP
7 24 (52.17%) Windows
8 20 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (41.30%) NetApp
10 18 (39.13%) MCTS
10 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (36.96%) CCEA
12 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
12 16 (34.78%) CCEE
12 16 (34.78%) XenApp
13 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
13 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (28.26%) EMC
14 13 (28.26%) Cisco
14 13 (28.26%) NCDA
14 13 (28.26%) NCIE
15 12 (26.09%) VTSP
15 12 (26.09%) vCloud
15 12 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (26.09%) WAAS

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.39%) Lync
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) WAAS
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 5 (10.87%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) NAS
4 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Consultant
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix Support
3 12 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Consultant
5 8 (17.39%) Architect
6 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (15.22%) Virtualisation Architect
6 7 (15.22%) Storage Architect
6 7 (15.22%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 5 (10.87%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Citrix Support
7 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) CLARiiON
1 8 (17.39%) Celerra
2 5 (10.87%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.52%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
2 1 (2.17%) Project Management
2 1 (2.17%) Service Management
2 1 (2.17%) Change Management
2 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
2 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
2 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (65.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (56.52%) MCSE
4 24 (52.17%) MCITP
5 20 (43.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (39.13%) MCTS
7 17 (36.96%) CCEA
8 16 (34.78%) CCEE
9 13 (28.26%) NCDA
9 13 (28.26%) NCIE
10 12 (26.09%) VTSP
11 11 (23.91%) CCIA
12 9 (19.57%) VCAP
12 9 (19.57%) CCAA
13 4 (8.70%) MCSA
14 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (4.35%) MCP
15 1 (2.17%) MCDST
15 1 (2.17%) DCSE
15 1 (2.17%) HP AIS
System Software
1 37 (80.43%) Active Directory
2 32 (69.57%) XenDesktop
2 32 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (56.52%) Hyper-V
4 16 (34.78%) XenApp
5 12 (26.09%) vCloud
6 11 (23.91%) vSphere
7 4 (8.70%) XenServer
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Citrix
2 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
3 32 (69.57%) VMware
4 19 (41.30%) NetApp
5 13 (28.26%) Cisco
5 13 (28.26%) EMC
6 7 (15.22%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
8 3 (6.52%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) LANDesk