Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1153 1197
Rank change year-on-year +20 +44 +69
Permanent jobs citing CCAA 12 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.016% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.031% 0.064% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 29
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £29,650 £25,700 £32,000
90th Percentile £53,075 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 38,995 42,461 50,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.69% 24.43% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28,880 32,635 40,623
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 +16 12 £50,000 - 1
UK excluding London +1 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South East 0 4 £52,050 +126.30%
London +41 3 £50,000 +38.89%
East of England +3 2 £29,000 -42.00%
South West - 2 £40,000 -
Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (58.33%) XenApp
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) CCA
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (33.33%) SSL
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (33.33%) PuTTY
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server

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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Site Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) PuTTY
3 4 (33.33%) SSL
3 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Transformation Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCA
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (58.33%) XenApp
1 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
2 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (16.67%) Xen
4 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) EdgeSight
2 3 (25.00%) vRealize
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Meraki
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 2 (16.67%) Sage
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Unisys