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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 771 735 728
Rank change year-on-year -36 -7  
Permanent jobs citing CCA 119 198 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.75% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 140 188
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,127 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.49% -3.23%  

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21909 26245 30043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.57% 26.65% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17067 21243 23843
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 June 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 June 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 -24 116 £49,000 +15.29% 17
London +30 51 £49,000 -9.25% 5
South East +15 34 £50,000 +18.33% 2
Surrey +40 13 £51,250 -22.64%
Berkshire +33 12 £65,000 -
North West -39 11 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Woking +19 9 - -
East of England -23 9 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cheshire -24 9 £38,750 -8.82% 2
South West -3 7 £55,000 +37.06% 4
Warrington - 7 £40,000 - 2
City of London +18 6 £55,000 -
West Sussex +15 6 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Hertfordshire -2 6 £55,000 - 1
Watford -5 6 £55,000 - 1
Crawley - 5 £32,500 - 1
Leatherhead +12 4 £51,250 +20.58%
Dorset - 4 £60,000 - 2
Poole - 4 £60,000 - 2
South Wales +16 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport +9 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Wales +1 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Southampton -1 3 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -1 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -15 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Colchester -3 2 £40,000 -
Essex -11 2 £40,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £32,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 175 (71.72%) Citrix Certification
2 158 (64.75%) Citrix
3 145 (59.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 144 (59.02%) Windows
5 137 (56.15%) VMware
6 125 (51.23%) MCSE
7 124 (50.82%) Microsoft
8 105 (43.03%) XenApp
9 85 (34.84%) Finance
10 82 (33.61%) Active Directory
11 79 (32.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 79 (32.38%) Windows Server
12 78 (31.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 78 (31.97%) ITIL
13 73 (29.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 67 (27.46%) XenDesktop
15 65 (26.64%) MS Exchange
16 63 (25.82%) Hyper-V
17 60 (24.59%) SAN
18 59 (24.18%) SAP
19 56 (22.95%) Cisco
19 56 (22.95%) SAP FI
19 56 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO
19 56 (22.95%) SAP CO
20 54 (22.13%) SCCM
21 51 (20.90%) Cisco Certification
22 50 (20.49%) CCNA
23 49 (20.08%) Office 365
24 42 (17.21%) Windows Server 2008
25 39 (15.98%) 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 65 (26.64%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (10.25%) Skype for Business
5 23 (9.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.23%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (11.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 56 (22.95%) SAP CO
1 56 (22.95%) SAP FI
1 56 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (4.10%) SAP SD
3 8 (3.28%) SAP FI-AP
3 8 (3.28%) SAP FI-AR
3 8 (3.28%) SAP PS
4 7 (2.87%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.05%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (1.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 3 (1.23%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Travel Management
7 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.08%) Office 365
2 29 (11.89%) IaaS
3 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.64%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (24.59%) SAN
2 30 (12.30%) WAN
3 28 (11.48%) LAN
4 25 (10.25%) Skype
5 23 (9.43%) Firewall
5 23 (9.43%) NetScaler
6 13 (5.33%) DNS
7 12 (4.92%) DHCP
7 12 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (4.51%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (4.10%) Internet
9 10 (4.10%) SMTP
10 9 (3.69%) NAS
10 9 (3.69%) VPN
11 7 (2.87%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.46%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.05%) Network Security
14 4 (1.64%) Extranet
15 3 (1.23%) Intranet
15 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.10%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.23%) Big Data
4 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.82%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.82%) Impala
5 2 (0.82%) MySQL
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.41%) HBase
6 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (3.69%) LSMW
2 2 (0.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 85 (34.84%) Finance
2 37 (15.16%) Banking
3 27 (11.07%) Retail
4 25 (10.25%) Investment Banking
4 25 (10.25%) Retail Banking
5 12 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.28%) Publishing
7 7 (2.87%) German Language
7 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.05%) General Ledger
8 5 (2.05%) Legal
9 3 (1.23%) Billing
9 3 (1.23%) Marketing
10 2 (0.82%) Advertising
10 2 (0.82%) Automotive
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (32.79%) Consultant
2 39 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (15.16%) SAP Consultant
4 34 (13.93%) SAP FI Consultant
5 31 (12.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 27 (11.07%) SAP CO Consultant
6 27 (11.07%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 23 (9.43%) Analyst
8 21 (8.61%) Citrix Engineer
9 20 (8.20%) Senior Consultant
10 15 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (6.15%) Support Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Citrix Consultant
11 12 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (4.10%) Head of Support
12 10 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (4.10%) SAP Support
12 10 (4.10%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.69%) IDoc
1 9 (3.69%) Middleware
2 8 (3.28%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.82%) PySpark
3 2 (0.82%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) Kafka
4 1 (0.41%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.66%) User Experience
2 25 (10.25%) Blackberry
3 13 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.64%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.23%) BBC
7 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.41%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.41%) Fintech
9 1 (0.41%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.41%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.41%) iPad
9 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 144 (59.02%) Windows
2 79 (32.38%) Windows Server
2 79 (32.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (17.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (12.70%) Windows 7
5 25 (10.25%) Android
5 25 (10.25%) Apple iOS
5 25 (10.25%) Mac OS X
6 16 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (6.15%) Linux
8 11 (4.51%) Windows 10
9 6 (2.46%) Unix
9 6 (2.46%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.97%) ITIL
2 33 (13.52%) Service Management
3 28 (11.48%) Asset Management
4 25 (10.25%) Wealth Management
5 21 (8.61%) PRINCE2
6 17 (6.97%) Procure-to-Pay
6 17 (6.97%) Time Management
7 16 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (6.15%) Project Management
9 14 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.51%) Risk Management
12 10 (4.10%) Record to Report
13 9 (3.69%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.69%) Order to Cash
13 9 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (3.28%) Consumerization
14 8 (3.28%) Problem Management
14 8 (3.28%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.07%) SQL
2 17 (6.97%) ABAP
3 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.23%) Python
5 2 (0.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) C
6 1 (0.41%) Java
6 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 175 (71.72%) Citrix Certification
2 145 (59.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 125 (51.23%) MCSE
4 73 (29.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 51 (20.90%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (20.49%) CCNA
7 29 (11.89%) Degree
8 19 (7.79%) MCITP
8 19 (7.79%) MCSA
9 15 (6.15%) MCP
10 14 (5.74%) CCNP
11 9 (3.69%) ACCA
11 9 (3.69%) CCAA
12 8 (3.28%) MCTS
13 7 (2.87%) VCP5
13 7 (2.87%) VCP6
14 6 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
15 5 (2.05%) CCEA
16 4 (1.64%) CCSA
17 2 (0.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.38%) SLA
2 7 (2.87%) PMO
3 4 (1.64%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.41%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 105 (43.03%) XenApp
2 82 (33.61%) Active Directory
3 78 (31.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (27.46%) XenDesktop
5 63 (25.82%) Hyper-V
6 33 (13.52%) vSphere
7 18 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (5.33%) Terminal Services
9 11 (4.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (3.28%) XenServer
11 5 (2.05%) MetaFrame
11 5 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.23%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 54 (22.13%) SCCM
2 25 (10.25%) AirWatch
3 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 10 (4.10%) SCDPM
3 10 (4.10%) SCOM
4 7 (2.87%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.46%) EdgeSight
5 6 (2.46%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.82%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.82%) Oozie
7 2 (0.82%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.41%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 158 (64.75%) Citrix
2 137 (56.15%) VMware
3 124 (50.82%) Microsoft
4 59 (24.18%) SAP
5 56 (22.95%) Cisco
6 31 (12.70%) HP
7 30 (12.30%) Apple
7 30 (12.30%) AppSense
8 27 (11.07%) McAfee
9 25 (10.25%) ServiceNow
10 16 (6.56%) NetApp
11 12 (4.92%) Juniper
12 11 (4.51%) 3PAR
13 10 (4.10%) Aruba
14 9 (3.69%) CA
14 9 (3.69%) CA Agile Central
14 9 (3.69%) CommVault
15 8 (3.28%) DataCore
16 7 (2.87%) CheckPoint
17 6 (2.46%) Dell
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50k - £60k + Bens Depending on Exp
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
itecopeople
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Grafham Walbancke
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (pro-rata) depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Call Centre Associates
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Call Centre Associates
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 22 days ago