Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 879 965 915
Rank change year-on-year +86 -50 +56
Permanent jobs citing CCA 94 119 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.35% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 69 84 188
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £23,000 £33,250 £33,525
90th Percentile £60,500 £59,625 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -15.79%

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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25,190 34,101 38,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.99% 24.32% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,746 25,120 30,458
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCA in England

CCA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCA in England

CCA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCA in England over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Salary histogram for CCA in England

CCA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the England region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
London +81 34 £50,000 - 2
South West +39 23 £42,500 -7.61%
South East +10 16 £24,000 -43.53% 3
Midlands +22 11 £42,500 -1.73% 3
West Midlands +26 6 £57,250 +32.37% 1
East Midlands +29 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England +61 4 £60,000 +60.00%
North of England +46 4 £43,750 +25.00% 1
North West +38 3 £48,000 +64.10%
Yorkshire +35 1 £39,500 -21.00%
CCA
UK

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for CCA.

1 78 (82.98%) Citrix Certification
2 74 (78.72%) Citrix
3 73 (77.66%) Windows
4 68 (72.34%) Microsoft
5 65 (69.15%) Office 365
6 60 (63.83%) Active Directory
7 58 (61.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 54 (57.45%) VMware
9 50 (53.19%) XenApp
10 44 (46.81%) Azure
11 40 (42.55%) XenDesktop
11 40 (42.55%) MCSE
12 36 (38.30%) Cisco
12 36 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
13 35 (37.23%) Windows Server
14 34 (36.17%) CCNA
14 34 (36.17%) Finance
15 33 (35.11%) Hyper-V
15 33 (35.11%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (30.85%) ITIL
17 26 (27.66%) DHCP
17 26 (27.66%) DNS
17 26 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 25 (26.60%) NetScaler
19 24 (25.53%) PowerShell
20 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (23.40%) MS Exchange
22 19 (20.21%) Windows 10
22 19 (20.21%) SCCM
22 19 (20.21%) Infrastructure Engineering

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 22 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
3 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (11.70%) Confluence
6 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.26%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) SAP CO
1 6 (6.38%) SAP FI
1 6 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (4.26%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.06%) Bankmaster
3 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.06%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.06%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 65 (69.15%) Office 365
2 44 (46.81%) Azure
3 17 (18.09%) AWS
4 16 (17.02%) OneDrive
5 11 (11.70%) Azure Stack
6 6 (6.38%) IaaS
7 5 (5.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.06%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.66%) DHCP
1 26 (27.66%) DNS
2 25 (26.60%) NetScaler
3 18 (19.15%) SAN
4 16 (17.02%) Skype
5 11 (11.70%) WAN
6 9 (9.57%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (8.51%) Internet
8 6 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (6.38%) LAN
8 6 (6.38%) VPN
9 5 (5.32%) Firewall
9 5 (5.32%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.32%) MPLS
9 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.06%) BGP
11 1 (1.06%) Network Security
11 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.06%) HBase
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) JIRA
1 11 (11.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.32%) TestRail
2 5 (5.32%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.06%) GoCD
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) LSMW
3 1 (1.06%) RStudio
General
1 34 (36.17%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.77%) Public Sector
2 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.64%) Electronics
3 10 (10.64%) Marketing
4 4 (4.26%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Consultant
2 17 (18.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 16 (17.02%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 16 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (13.83%) Citrix Consultant
5 12 (12.77%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) SAP CO Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) SAP FI Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Office 365 Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Field Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) Anaconda
1 1 (1.06%) Apache Flex
1 1 (1.06%) IDoc
1 1 (1.06%) Kafka
1 1 (1.06%) LDAP
1 1 (1.06%) Middleware
1 1 (1.06%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
1 9 (9.57%) Virtual Team
2 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.19%) e-Learning
3 3 (3.19%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 35 (37.23%) Windows Server
3 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (20.21%) Windows 10
5 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (13.83%) Linux
7 11 (11.70%) Mac OS
7 11 (11.70%) Unix
8 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) ITIL
2 19 (20.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 17 (18.09%) Service Management
4 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
5 13 (13.83%) Change Management
5 13 (13.83%) Project Management
5 13 (13.83%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (12.77%) CRM
6 12 (12.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 11 (11.70%) Kanban
7 11 (11.70%) MODAF
7 11 (11.70%) Scrum
8 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (10.64%) Programme Management
9 9 (9.57%) Line Management
9 9 (9.57%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 8 (8.51%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) PowerShell
2 18 (19.15%) SQL
3 13 (13.83%) Python
4 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.70%) PHP
5 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 78 (82.98%) Citrix Certification
2 58 (61.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (42.55%) MCSE
4 36 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (36.17%) CCNA
6 26 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (17.02%) Degree
8 15 (15.96%) MCITP
9 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
10 13 (13.83%) CCNP
10 13 (13.83%) MCP
11 11 (11.70%) MCSA
11 11 (11.70%) RHCE
12 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
13 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
13 6 (6.38%) ISTQB
14 4 (4.26%) CCEA
14 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (1.06%) CCDP
15 1 (1.06%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 50 (53.19%) XenApp
3 40 (42.55%) XenDesktop
4 33 (35.11%) Hyper-V
4 33 (35.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (13.83%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (12.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (6.38%) vSphere
8 5 (5.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (5.32%) NFS
8 5 (5.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.26%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.06%) Docker
10 1 (1.06%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.06%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (20.21%) SCCM
2 13 (13.83%) XenMobile
3 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (11.70%) SCOM
4 11 (11.70%) SCOrch
5 8 (8.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.06%) Ansible
7 1 (1.06%) Grafana
7 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.06%) vRealize
Vendors
1 74 (78.72%) Citrix
2 68 (72.34%) Microsoft
3 54 (57.45%) VMware
4 36 (38.30%) Cisco
5 17 (18.09%) SAP
6 13 (13.83%) Splunk
7 12 (12.77%) Qualys
7 12 (12.77%) SolarWinds
8 8 (8.51%) Asigra
8 8 (8.51%) Atlassian
8 8 (8.51%) Symantec
9 6 (6.38%) Meraki
10 5 (5.32%) Aruba
10 5 (5.32%) Dell
10 5 (5.32%) HP
10 5 (5.32%) NetApp
10 5 (5.32%) ProCurve
11 4 (4.26%) Altiris
12 1 (1.06%) F5
12 1 (1.06%) webMethods