The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 163 161
Rank change year-on-year -36 -2  
Permanent jobs citing CCA 1 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 1.70% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 17
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 924 825 1106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.48% 24.09% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 706 681 892
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +3.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing CCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in Manchester

CCA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CCA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCA.

1 10 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) Dell
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) MCSA
4 7 (50.00%) EMC
4 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (50.00%) XenApp
4 7 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 7 (50.00%) VCP5
4 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Billing
5 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Information Management
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Billing
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Process Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Software Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Compliance Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 3 (21.43%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (57.14%) MCSA
4 7 (50.00%) VCP5
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (7.14%) CCNA
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.14%) MCP
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
1 7 (50.00%) XenApp
1 7 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Dell
3 7 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) VMware