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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK
Rank 729 757 607
Rank change year-on-year +28 -150  
Permanent jobs citing CCA 128 191 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.67% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 150 278
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £29,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £70,000
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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21051 28584 29068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.76% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16599 22917 22807
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 £68,500 £71,000
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 24 March 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 24 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
England +42 110 £50,000 +25.00% 11
South East +75 38 £50,000 +80.18% 8
London +30 33 £65,000 +20.93%
East of England +27 25 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey +57 19 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Essex +28 16 £40,000 +40.35%
Wales - 16 £40,000 - 1
Colchester +13 15 £40,000 +40.35%
South Wales - 15 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +24 12 £50,000 +96.07% 2
Newport - 10 £40,000 - 1
Southampton - 10 £50,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 9 £42,500 -
Woking - 8 £75,000 - 1
Berkshire +42 7 £65,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +2 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Watford -12 6 £47,500 +5.55%
South West +20 5 £65,000 +113.11% 1
North West -30 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cardiff - 5 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +16 4 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Harrogate - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +36 2 £67,500 +58.82%
Cheshire +4 2 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Fareham -5 2 £27,500 +7.84% 1
Manchester -31 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Cornwall - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £47,500 -

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for CCA.

1 152 (60.80%) Citrix Certification
2 135 (54.00%) Citrix
3 130 (52.00%) VMware
4 122 (48.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 120 (48.00%) Windows
6 110 (44.00%) MCSE
7 107 (42.80%) Microsoft
8 100 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 99 (39.60%) XenApp
10 94 (37.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 90 (36.00%) Finance
12 85 (34.00%) SAP
13 84 (33.60%) SAP FI
13 84 (33.60%) SAP CO
13 84 (33.60%) SAP FI/CO
14 78 (31.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 70 (28.00%) Windows Server
16 66 (26.40%) Office 365
17 62 (24.80%) Hyper-V
18 57 (22.80%) SAN
19 48 (19.20%) Active Directory
19 48 (19.20%) MS Excel
19 48 (19.20%) XenDesktop
20 45 (18.00%) Cisco
21 44 (17.60%) Cisco Certification
22 43 (17.20%) CCNA
22 43 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
23 42 (16.80%) ITIL
24 41 (16.40%) MS Exchange
25 34 (13.60%) MCSA

CCA
Top Related 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 43 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 41 (16.40%) MS Exchange
3 19 (7.60%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 48 (19.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 84 (33.60%) SAP CO
1 84 (33.60%) SAP FI
1 84 (33.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 33 (13.20%) SAP FI-AP
2 33 (13.20%) SAP FI-AR
2 33 (13.20%) SAP PS
3 26 (10.40%) SAP SD
4 23 (9.20%) SAP BPC
5 6 (2.40%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (1.60%) SAP HCM
6 4 (1.60%) SAP HR
7 3 (1.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 3 (1.20%) SAP FI-GL
7 3 (1.20%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.40%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 66 (26.40%) Office 365
2 9 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.00%) IaaS
4 5 (2.00%) PaaS
5 4 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 57 (22.80%) SAN
2 25 (10.00%) Firewall
3 17 (6.80%) WAN
4 15 (6.00%) LAN
5 13 (5.20%) NetScaler
6 10 (4.00%) DHCP
6 10 (4.00%) DNS
7 9 (3.60%) Internet
8 8 (3.20%) Network Security
8 8 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (2.80%) SMTP
10 5 (2.00%) Extranet
10 5 (2.00%) NAS
11 3 (1.20%) Intranet
11 3 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.20%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.20%) VPN
12 2 (0.80%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (0.80%) SNMP
12 2 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.40%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.80%) MySQL
4 2 (0.80%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.40%) Big Data
5 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.40%) Impala
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (4.40%) LSMW
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Maven
2 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
General
1 90 (36.00%) Finance
2 28 (11.20%) Banking
3 22 (8.80%) German Language
4 12 (4.80%) Billing
4 12 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.40%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.40%) Publishing
7 4 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.60%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.20%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 119 (47.60%) Consultant
2 61 (24.40%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (22.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 48 (19.20%) SAP CO Consultant
4 48 (19.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 47 (18.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 44 (17.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (13.60%) Senior Consultant
8 30 (12.00%) Analyst
9 29 (11.60%) Citrix Engineer
9 29 (11.60%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 23 (9.20%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 22 (8.80%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 22 (8.80%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 18 (7.20%) SAP Analyst
12 18 (7.20%) SAP FI Analyst
13 17 (6.80%) SAP Support
14 16 (6.40%) Microsoft Engineer
14 16 (6.40%) VMware Engineer
15 15 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.40%) Middleware
2 2 (0.80%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (0.80%) XML
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
3 1 (0.40%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (1.60%) FMCG
4 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.20%) BBC
4 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (0.80%) Device Driver
5 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
5 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.40%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.40%) PKI
6 1 (0.40%) PMI
6 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Replication
6 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 120 (48.00%) Windows
2 78 (31.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 32 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.20%) Linux
6 12 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.60%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.40%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.20%) Unix
10 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.80%) ITIL
2 19 (7.60%) Procure-to-Pay
3 15 (6.00%) Presales
3 15 (6.00%) Project Management
4 14 (5.60%) PRINCE2
5 12 (4.80%) Record to Report
6 11 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (4.40%) Order to Cash
7 10 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.40%) Business Analysis
11 6 (2.40%) Server Monitoring
11 6 (2.40%) Time Management
12 5 (2.00%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.00%) Change Control
12 5 (2.00%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (2.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.40%) ABAP
2 26 (10.40%) SQL
3 5 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.80%) PHP
4 2 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 152 (60.80%) Citrix Certification
2 122 (48.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 110 (44.00%) MCSE
4 100 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 44 (17.60%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (17.20%) CCNA
7 34 (13.60%) ACCA
7 34 (13.60%) MCSA
8 25 (10.00%) MCP
9 19 (7.60%) Degree
10 16 (6.40%) MCITP
10 16 (6.40%) VCP5
11 11 (4.40%) VCP6
12 9 (3.60%) CCNP
13 8 (3.20%) CCSA
14 7 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (2.40%) CCEA
15 6 (2.40%) CIMA
16 4 (1.60%) VCAP
17 2 (0.80%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) QA
2 11 (4.40%) PMO
2 11 (4.40%) SLA
3 4 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (39.60%) XenApp
2 94 (37.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (24.80%) Hyper-V
4 48 (19.20%) Active Directory
4 48 (19.20%) XenDesktop
5 30 (12.00%) vSphere
6 9 (3.60%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.60%) XenServer
7 7 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.60%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (9.60%) SCCM
2 11 (4.40%) SCOM
3 4 (1.60%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.20%) WSUS
5 2 (0.80%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.80%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.80%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.40%) Oozie
6 1 (0.40%) Puppet
6 1 (0.40%) Salt
6 1 (0.40%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 135 (54.00%) Citrix
2 130 (52.00%) VMware
3 107 (42.80%) Microsoft
4 85 (34.00%) SAP
5 45 (18.00%) Cisco
6 21 (8.40%) NetApp
7 20 (8.00%) HP
8 14 (5.60%) Dell
9 12 (4.80%) EMC
9 12 (4.80%) Juniper
10 11 (4.40%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.20%) Ariba
11 8 (3.20%) F5
12 7 (2.80%) Aruba
13 5 (2.00%) AppSense
13 5 (2.00%) CommVault
14 4 (1.60%) CA
14 4 (1.60%) CA Agile Central
14 4 (1.60%) LANDesk
15 3 (1.20%) Symantec
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Posted: Yesterday
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