Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 342 324
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 -57
Permanent jobs citing CCA 20 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.76% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 33
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +23.19%
10th Percentile £35,500 £34,975 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,250 £49,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +2.94%

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2791 2779 3285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.27% 22.45% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2133 2204 2512
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in the North West

CCA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CCA in the North West

CCA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCA in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCA in the North West

CCA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Manchester -25 10 £38,000 -10.59%
Cheshire -22 7 £38,750 -8.82%
Merseyside +20 3 £45,000 -2.70%
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for CCA.

1 20 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix
3 16 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) SAN
4 14 (70.00%) XenDesktop
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (45.00%) XenApp
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) MCSE
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (30.00%) NCDA
9 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (30.00%) VPN
9 6 (30.00%) NetApp
10 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
11 4 (20.00%) MCSA
11 4 (20.00%) DNS
11 4 (20.00%) DHCP
11 4 (20.00%) Cisco
11 4 (20.00%) Dell
11 4 (20.00%) EMC
11 4 (20.00%) Veeam

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Data Centre Specialist
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) IT Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (35.00%) MCSE
5 6 (30.00%) NCDA
6 4 (20.00%) MCSA
6 4 (20.00%) VCP5
7 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 9 (45.00%) XenApp
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) Dell
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
5 4 (20.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL