Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCAA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1069 1200 1150
Rank change year-on-year +131 -50 +132
Permanent jobs citing CCAA 29 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.081% 0.015% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 16
UK median annual salary £43,250 £51,025 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.24% +2.05% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,625 £38,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,048 £73,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £52,050 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.91% +4.10% +25.00%

CCAA 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 35,619 40,562 42,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.71% 23.62% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25,461 30,751 33,049
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.23% -2.35%

CCAA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCAA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCAA in the UK

CCAA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCAA in the UK

CCAA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCAA over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for CCAA in the UK

CCAA
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCAA within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. 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
England +117 29 £43,250 -15.24%
UK excluding London +95 27 £43,250 -16.91%
East of England - 17 £46,000 -
Midlands - 8 £43,250 -
West Midlands - 8 £43,250 -
London +94 2 £33,500 -33.00%
North of England +32 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +10 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing CCAA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for CCAA.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (89.66%) VMware
2 26 (89.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (89.66%) Windows Server
3 25 (86.21%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (86.21%) CCNA
4 24 (82.76%) VLAN
5 22 (75.86%) Change Management
6 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
6 21 (72.41%) MS Exchange
6 21 (72.41%) ITIL
7 20 (68.97%) HP
8 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (65.52%) SAN
8 19 (65.52%) ITIL V3
9 18 (62.07%) Replication
9 18 (62.07%) DNS
10 17 (58.62%) DHCP
10 17 (58.62%) iSCSI
10 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
11 14 (48.28%) VBScript
11 14 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (44.83%) Firewall
12 13 (44.83%) SQL
12 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure

CCAA
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 21 (72.41%) MS Exchange
2 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (27.59%) IIS
4 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Aareon QL
1 1 (3.45%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Lawson
1 1 (3.45%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (3.45%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (3.45%) OPENHousing
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.45%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Azure Active Directory
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (24.14%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) VLAN
2 19 (65.52%) SAN
3 18 (62.07%) DNS
4 17 (58.62%) DHCP
4 17 (58.62%) iSCSI
5 13 (44.83%) Firewall
6 8 (27.59%) LAN
6 8 (27.59%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
8 2 (6.90%) Skype
9 1 (3.45%) ADSL
9 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.45%) Internet
9 1 (3.45%) Intranet
9 1 (3.45%) ISDN
9 1 (3.45%) MPLS
9 1 (3.45%) PSTN
9 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Replication
2 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (27.59%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (89.66%) Windows Server
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
5 8 (27.59%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Change Management
2 21 (72.41%) ITIL
3 19 (65.52%) ITIL V3
4 14 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (44.83%) Problem Management
6 8 (27.59%) Active Listening
6 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
6 8 (27.59%) Network Design
7 7 (24.14%) High Availability
8 5 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (17.24%) Presales
8 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 5 (17.24%) Time Management
9 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
10 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
2 14 (48.28%) VBScript
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 26 (89.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (86.21%) CCNA
3 25 (86.21%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (41.38%) CCA
5 12 (41.38%) MCP
5 12 (41.38%) MCTS
6 8 (27.59%) CCNP
6 8 (27.59%) VCAP
7 7 (24.14%) MCSE
8 5 (17.24%) MCSA
9 2 (6.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) DFS Replication
5 4 (13.79%) XenApp
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (89.66%) VMware
3 20 (68.97%) HP
4 12 (41.38%) SonicWALL
5 5 (17.24%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (3.45%) Aareon
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) Brocade
6 1 (3.45%) Capita
6 1 (3.45%) Castleton
6 1 (3.45%) Civica
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) Infor
6 1 (3.45%) Northgate
6 1 (3.45%) Orchard
6 1 (3.45%) Sun