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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 217 216
Rank change year-on-year -27 -1  
Permanent jobs citing CCA 5 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.082% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 1.37% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 28
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £62,500
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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1389 1460 1835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.68% 25.41% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1182 1441
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

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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

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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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +4 2 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Manchester -36 2 £41,250 +10.00%
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for CCA.

1 12 (70.59%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 9 (52.94%) Dell
4 9 (52.94%) MCSA
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco
5 8 (47.06%) EMC
5 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
5 8 (47.06%) XenApp
5 8 (47.06%) XenDesktop
5 8 (47.06%) vSphere
5 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 8 (47.06%) VCP5
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
7 4 (23.53%) Billing
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Information Management
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) MCSE
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (11.76%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) WAN

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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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Billing
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Software Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Compliance Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Compliance Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (52.94%) MCSA
4 8 (47.06%) VCP5
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) MCSE
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (5.88%) CCNA
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (5.88%) MCITP
8 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) vSphere
1 8 (47.06%) XenApp
1 8 (47.06%) XenDesktop
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Dell
3 8 (47.06%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) HP
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago