Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 820 972 1028
Rank change year-on-year +152 +56 -75
Permanent jobs citing CCA 44 99 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.074% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 83 98
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +11.90% -16.00%
10th Percentile £28,650 £36,350 £32,675
90th Percentile £77,750 £67,500 £67,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +11.90% -16.00%

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 18,097 33,102 38,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.60% 24.84% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13,268 23,733 29,112
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCA in England

CCA
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCA in England.

Salary trend for CCA in England

CCA
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCA in England over the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 May 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 +148 20 £63,750 -1.92% 2
North of England +112 8 £32,000 -36.32% 2
South West +66 8 £37,500 -20.21% 1
North East - 6 £25,000 -
Midlands +57 4 £26,000 -38.82%
West Midlands +53 4 £26,000 -39.88%
South East +99 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +85 1 £37,500 -28.57%
North West +85 1 £32,000 -33.33% 2
CCA
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 36 (81.82%) Citrix Certification
2 35 (79.55%) Citrix
3 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
3 29 (65.91%) Windows
4 28 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (47.73%) Azure
5 21 (47.73%) Office 365
6 20 (45.45%) XenApp
7 19 (43.18%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (43.18%) CCNA
8 18 (40.91%) AWS
8 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
9 17 (38.64%) XenDesktop
9 17 (38.64%) VMware
10 16 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (36.36%) NetScaler
11 12 (27.27%) Cisco
11 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
14 9 (20.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
14 9 (20.45%) MCSE
14 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.45%) XenMobile
14 9 (20.45%) Server Virtualisation
15 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (18.18%) MCSA
16 7 (15.91%) SQL

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 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 4 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 4 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.27%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Azure
1 21 (47.73%) Office 365
2 18 (40.91%) AWS
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Azure Stack
4 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) NetScaler
2 6 (13.64%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) SAN
4 2 (4.55%) Skype
5 1 (2.27%) ISDN
5 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Consultant
2 13 (29.55%) Administrator
3 10 (22.73%) Citrix Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Citrix Administrator
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.64%) IT Support
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Technical Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) IT Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (15.91%) CRM
3 7 (15.91%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.36%) Proactive Maintenance
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.82%) Server Hardening
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) Presales
8 2 (4.55%) Requirements Gathering
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) ABAP
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (43.18%) CCNA
3 19 (43.18%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (20.45%) MCSE
6 8 (18.18%) MCSA
7 7 (15.91%) CCNP
8 5 (11.36%) Degree
8 5 (11.36%) MCITP
8 5 (11.36%) VCP5
9 2 (4.55%) MCP
9 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
10 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.27%) HNC
10 1 (2.27%) HND
10 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
10 1 (2.27%) RHCE
10 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) XenApp
3 17 (38.64%) XenDesktop
4 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
6 9 (20.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (15.91%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) XenMobile
2 7 (15.91%) SCCM
3 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (79.55%) Citrix
3 17 (38.64%) VMware
4 12 (27.27%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) SAP
6 3 (6.82%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) Meraki
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.27%) Splunk