Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 143 174
Rank change year-on-year -28 +31 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCA 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.20% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 1.00% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +23.19%
10th Percentile £39,000 £41,250 £34,900
90th Percentile £41,000 £43,750 £45,325
North West median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +23.19%

CCA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 622 501 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.25% 22.12% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 423 400 597
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing CCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in Cheshire

CCA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCA in Cheshire.

Salary trend for CCA in Cheshire

CCA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 6 £40,000 - 1
CCA
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CCA.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (66.67%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL