The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 757 747 649
Rank change year-on-year -10 -98  
Permanent jobs citing CCA 108 204 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.72% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 144 257
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21222 28300 30510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.67% 27.27% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16708 22791 23836
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

CCA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCA in the UK

CCA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCA over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for CCA in the UK

CCA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +8 97 £50,000 +17.64% 13
South East +71 41 £50,000 +60.00% 3
London +25 30 £58,750 +11.90% 3
Surrey +77 25 £46,250 -22.91%
East of England +23 15 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Leatherhead - 13 £42,500 -
South Wales +15 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Wales +10 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Essex +4 11 £40,000 +40.35%
Woking - 11 - -
Colchester -3 10 £40,000 +40.35%
Hampshire +13 9 £50,000 +88.67% 1
Southampton +18 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Newport +6 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire +40 5 £62,500 -
City of London +21 4 £61,250 +44.11% 2
Yorkshire +16 4 £50,000 +112.76% 2
South West +16 4 £65,000 +113.11% 1
Cardiff - 4 £33,750 -
North West -27 3 £37,500 - 3
Uxbridge - 3 £47,500 -
West Sussex +14 2 £70,000 - 2
Fareham 0 2 £27,500 +7.84%
Cheshire -5 2 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Ipswich - 2 £42,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 -
Warrington - 2 £37,500 - 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 with a requirement for CCA.

1 166 (67.48%) Citrix Certification
2 147 (59.76%) Citrix
3 141 (57.32%) VMware
4 136 (55.28%) Windows
5 133 (54.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 118 (47.97%) Microsoft
7 115 (46.75%) MCSE
8 108 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 104 (42.28%) XenApp
10 102 (41.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 95 (38.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 82 (33.33%) Windows Server
13 77 (31.30%) Finance
14 74 (30.08%) SAP
15 72 (29.27%) SAP FI
15 72 (29.27%) SAP CO
15 72 (29.27%) SAP FI/CO
16 69 (28.05%) Hyper-V
17 68 (27.64%) Office 365
18 66 (26.83%) SAN
19 54 (21.95%) Active Directory
20 53 (21.54%) Cisco
21 52 (21.14%) XenDesktop
22 49 (19.92%) Cisco Certification
23 48 (19.51%) CCNA
23 48 (19.51%) ITIL
23 48 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
24 44 (17.89%) MS Exchange
25 41 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
26 38 (15.45%) SQL Server

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 48 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
2 44 (17.89%) MS Exchange
3 24 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.22%) IIS
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 72 (29.27%) SAP CO
1 72 (29.27%) SAP FI
1 72 (29.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (10.57%) SAP FI-AP
2 26 (10.57%) SAP FI-AR
2 26 (10.57%) SAP PS
3 24 (9.76%) SAP SD
4 22 (8.94%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.03%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (1.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 3 (1.22%) SAP FI-GL
6 3 (1.22%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 68 (27.64%) Office 365
2 8 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.03%) IaaS
3 5 (2.03%) PaaS
4 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 66 (26.83%) SAN
2 29 (11.79%) Firewall
3 27 (10.98%) WAN
4 25 (10.16%) LAN
5 16 (6.50%) NetScaler
6 13 (5.28%) Internet
7 12 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (4.47%) SMTP
9 9 (3.66%) DNS
9 9 (3.66%) NAS
9 9 (3.66%) Network Security
10 8 (3.25%) DHCP
11 5 (2.03%) Extranet
12 4 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.22%) Intranet
13 3 (1.22%) SNMP
13 3 (1.22%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.22%) VoIP
13 3 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.16%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.81%) Big Data
4 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.81%) Impala
4 2 (0.81%) MySQL
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (4.47%) LSMW
2 1 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 77 (31.30%) Finance
2 26 (10.57%) Banking
3 22 (8.94%) German Language
4 11 (4.47%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.85%) Billing
7 6 (2.44%) Publishing
8 4 (1.63%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.63%) Legal
9 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 2 (0.81%) Retail
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 120 (48.78%) Consultant
2 58 (23.58%) SAP Consultant
3 53 (21.54%) SAP FI Consultant
4 51 (20.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 46 (18.70%) SAP CO Consultant
5 46 (18.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 44 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (13.41%) Senior Consultant
8 30 (12.20%) Citrix Engineer
9 28 (11.38%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 23 (9.35%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 22 (8.94%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 22 (8.94%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 17 (6.91%) Analyst
12 17 (6.91%) VMware Engineer
13 16 (6.50%) Microsoft Engineer
14 15 (6.10%) Support Engineer
15 14 (5.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 14 (5.69%) Citrix Consultant
16 10 (4.07%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.47%) Middleware
2 5 (2.03%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.81%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.41%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.22%) BBC
3 3 (1.22%) Device Driver
4 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
4 2 (0.81%) Replication
4 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
4 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.41%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (0.41%) Fintech
5 1 (0.41%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.41%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.41%) iPad
5 1 (0.41%) PKI
5 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 136 (55.28%) Windows
2 95 (38.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 82 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 41 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.91%) Linux
6 15 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (4.47%) Windows 10
8 9 (3.66%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.63%) Unix
10 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.51%) ITIL
2 22 (8.94%) PRINCE2
3 17 (6.91%) Procure-to-Pay
4 13 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (5.28%) Project Management
5 12 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (4.88%) Record to Report
6 11 (4.47%) Order to Cash
6 11 (4.47%) Presales
6 11 (4.47%) Time Management
7 9 (3.66%) Risk Management
8 8 (3.25%) Process Management
8 8 (3.25%) Service Management
9 7 (2.85%) Process Improvement
10 6 (2.44%) Business Analysis
10 6 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
10 6 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.03%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (2.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.60%) ABAP
2 29 (11.79%) SQL
3 6 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.22%) Python
5 2 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 166 (67.48%) Citrix Certification
2 133 (54.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 115 (46.75%) MCSE
4 102 (41.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (19.92%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (19.51%) CCNA
7 33 (13.41%) MCSA
8 27 (10.98%) ACCA
9 22 (8.94%) MCP
10 18 (7.32%) Degree
11 16 (6.50%) MCITP
12 15 (6.10%) VCP5
13 11 (4.47%) VCP6
14 9 (3.66%) CCNP
15 8 (3.25%) CCSA
16 7 (2.85%) CCEA
17 6 (2.44%) CCAA
18 5 (2.03%) CIMA
18 5 (2.03%) MCTS
18 5 (2.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.69%) SLA
2 11 (4.47%) PMO
2 11 (4.47%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 108 (43.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (42.28%) XenApp
3 69 (28.05%) Hyper-V
4 54 (21.95%) Active Directory
5 52 (21.14%) XenDesktop
6 37 (15.04%) vSphere
7 13 (5.28%) VMware ESX
8 10 (4.07%) XenServer
9 9 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.03%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.63%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (13.01%) SCCM
2 9 (3.66%) SCOM
3 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (2.44%) SCDPM
3 6 (2.44%) XenMobile
4 4 (1.63%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.63%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.22%) HP SIM
5 3 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.22%) WSUS
6 2 (0.81%) Oozie
7 1 (0.41%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.41%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.41%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 147 (59.76%) Citrix
2 141 (57.32%) VMware
3 118 (47.97%) Microsoft
4 74 (30.08%) SAP
5 53 (21.54%) Cisco
6 30 (12.20%) HP
7 22 (8.94%) NetApp
8 14 (5.69%) Juniper
9 11 (4.47%) Aruba
9 11 (4.47%) CheckPoint
10 10 (4.07%) EMC
11 9 (3.66%) CA
11 9 (3.66%) CA Agile Central
11 9 (3.66%) CommVault
11 9 (3.66%) Dell
12 8 (3.25%) 3PAR
12 8 (3.25%) F5
13 6 (2.44%) Ariba
14 5 (2.03%) DataCore
15 4 (1.63%) AppSense
Cheshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
Code Red Associates
Salary: 12mth Fixed Term, £35k-£43k + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Plymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
enableIT
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Call Centre Associates
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago