Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 894 953 903
Rank change year-on-year +59 -50 -222
Permanent jobs citing CCA 257 210 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 185 180 333
England median annual salary £40,500 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.99% +7.06% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,300 £31,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% -2.22%

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 38,328 42,877 54,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.52% 25.68% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29,952 34,276 43,652
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +90 132 £47,500 -13.64% 8
South East -5 45 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Midlands +35 28 £40,000 +100.00% 1
West Midlands +36 23 £40,000 +100.00%
North of England -16 20 £42,500 +8.28% 4
South West +9 19 £37,500 -42.31% 8
North West -7 15 £38,000 -10.59% 3
East of England -13 12 £70,000 +64.71% 1
Yorkshire +13 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands - 5 £36,500 - 1
CCA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for CCA.

1 238 (92.61%) Citrix Certification
2 222 (86.38%) Citrix
3 215 (83.66%) VMware
4 204 (79.38%) Microsoft
5 203 (78.99%) Windows
6 199 (77.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 149 (57.98%) Active Directory
7 149 (57.98%) XenApp
8 146 (56.81%) MCSE
9 131 (50.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 113 (43.97%) MS Exchange
11 104 (40.47%) ITIL
12 103 (40.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 98 (38.13%) XenDesktop
14 89 (34.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 83 (32.30%) Hyper-V
16 82 (31.91%) Finance
17 81 (31.52%) SCCM
18 78 (30.35%) SAN
19 75 (29.18%) Windows Server
20 74 (28.79%) Cisco
21 73 (28.40%) Office 365
21 73 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
22 71 (27.63%) Cisco Certification
23 70 (27.24%) MCSA
24 64 (24.90%) CCNA
25 63 (24.51%) Microsoft Office
26 62 (24.12%) Windows 7
27 59 (22.96%) Skype for Business
28 52 (20.23%) Skype

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
1 113 (43.97%) MS Exchange
2 73 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (22.96%) Skype for Business
4 26 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (7.39%) IIS
6 9 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.50%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.17%) Apache
8 3 (1.17%) nginx
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 63 (24.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (6.61%) SAP CO
1 17 (6.61%) SAP FI
1 17 (6.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (3.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.56%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.56%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.78%) SAP FI-AP
4 2 (0.78%) SAP FI-AR
4 2 (0.78%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 73 (28.40%) Office 365
2 48 (18.68%) IaaS
3 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.33%) Mimecast
6 5 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.95%) SaaS
7 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 78 (30.35%) SAN
2 52 (20.23%) Skype
3 46 (17.90%) Firewall
4 41 (15.95%) LAN
5 38 (14.79%) WAN
6 35 (13.62%) NetScaler
7 24 (9.34%) VoIP
8 22 (8.56%) DNS
8 22 (8.56%) TCP/IP
9 20 (7.78%) DHCP
10 14 (5.45%) Ethernet
10 14 (5.45%) Internet
10 14 (5.45%) NAS
11 13 (5.06%) VPN
12 10 (3.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (3.50%) Wireshark
14 7 (2.72%) MPLS
15 6 (2.33%) FTP
15 6 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.56%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.39%) MySQL
General
1 82 (31.91%) Finance
2 52 (20.23%) Banking
3 48 (18.68%) Investment Banking
3 48 (18.68%) Retail Banking
4 15 (5.84%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.11%) Back Office
6 6 (2.33%) Retail
7 5 (1.95%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.56%) Advertising
8 4 (1.56%) Automotive
8 4 (1.56%) Electronics
8 4 (1.56%) Law
8 4 (1.56%) Marketing
8 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (26.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (18.29%) Consultant
3 35 (13.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 34 (13.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 28 (10.89%) Head of Support
6 26 (10.12%) Support Engineer
7 25 (9.73%) IT Support
8 24 (9.34%) Citrix Engineer
9 22 (8.56%) IT Engineer
10 20 (7.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (7.39%) IT Support Specialist
11 19 (7.39%) Support Specialist
12 18 (7.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (6.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 16 (6.23%) VMware Engineer
15 14 (5.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (5.06%) Senior IT Engineer
17 11 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
18 10 (3.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.95%) XMPP
2 4 (1.56%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (0.78%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.07%) User Experience
2 48 (18.68%) Blackberry
3 19 (7.39%) Driving Licence
4 14 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (4.28%) Fat Client
6 11 (4.28%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.95%) DataPower
7 5 (1.95%) EMC VNX
7 5 (1.95%) Reinsurance
7 5 (1.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 3 (1.17%) Clustering
8 3 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.39%) iPad
10 1 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 203 (78.99%) Windows
2 89 (34.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 75 (29.18%) Windows Server
4 62 (24.12%) Windows 7
5 51 (19.84%) Mac OS X
6 49 (19.07%) Android
6 49 (19.07%) Apple iOS
7 42 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (9.34%) Linux
8 24 (9.34%) Windows 10
8 24 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.11%) Debian
10 7 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.33%) Unix
11 6 (2.33%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.95%) SUSE
13 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.47%) ITIL
2 49 (19.07%) Service Management
3 48 (18.68%) Asset Management
3 48 (18.68%) Wealth Management
4 28 (10.89%) PRINCE2
5 27 (10.51%) Problem Management
6 20 (7.78%) Knowledge Management
7 19 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (7.39%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.84%) Presales
9 14 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (4.67%) Change Control
10 12 (4.67%) Time Management
11 11 (4.28%) Patch Management
12 10 (3.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 10 (3.89%) Migration
13 9 (3.50%) ITIL V3
13 9 (3.50%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.11%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.17%) SQL
2 17 (6.61%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.33%) VBScript
4 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.39%) AppleScript
5 1 (0.39%) C
5 1 (0.39%) Perl
5 1 (0.39%) PHP
5 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 238 (92.61%) Citrix Certification
2 199 (77.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 146 (56.81%) MCSE
4 103 (40.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 71 (27.63%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (27.24%) MCSA
7 64 (24.90%) CCNA
8 28 (10.89%) CCNP
9 24 (9.34%) MCITP
10 17 (6.61%) MCP
11 16 (6.23%) Degree
12 15 (5.84%) VCP5
13 8 (3.11%) CompTIA Security+
13 8 (3.11%) HP ASE
13 8 (3.11%) HPE ATP
13 8 (3.11%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (2.72%) CCAA
15 6 (2.33%) CCIE
15 6 (2.33%) NCDA
16 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.11%) SLA
2 5 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.17%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 149 (57.98%) Active Directory
1 149 (57.98%) XenApp
2 131 (50.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (38.13%) XenDesktop
4 83 (32.30%) Hyper-V
5 22 (8.56%) vSphere
6 20 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (5.45%) XenServer
8 10 (3.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.11%) ISA Server
9 8 (3.11%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.33%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.95%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.78%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.39%) Firmware
13 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 81 (31.52%) SCCM
2 49 (19.07%) AirWatch
3 11 (4.28%) EdgeSight
4 9 (3.50%) Nagios
5 7 (2.72%) SCOM
6 5 (1.95%) Cacti
6 5 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.95%) WSUS
7 4 (1.56%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.56%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.17%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 222 (86.38%) Citrix
2 215 (83.66%) VMware
3 204 (79.38%) Microsoft
4 74 (28.79%) Cisco
5 52 (20.23%) Ivanti
6 51 (19.84%) McAfee
7 49 (19.07%) Apple
8 48 (18.68%) ServiceNow
9 29 (11.28%) NetApp
10 21 (8.17%) SAP
11 11 (4.28%) Sophos
12 10 (3.89%) Juniper
13 9 (3.50%) EMC
14 8 (3.11%) HP
14 8 (3.11%) IBM
14 8 (3.11%) Mitel
14 8 (3.11%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.72%) Avaya
15 7 (2.72%) CommVault
16 6 (2.33%) Meraki