The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCEA 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 Enterprise Administrator (CCEA)
UK
Rank 856 939 927
Rank change year-on-year +83 -12  
Permanent jobs citing CCEA 1 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.009% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.005% 0.031% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 24
Median salary £55,000 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary - £32,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -48.00%  

CCEA 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

CCEA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CCEA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCEA in the UK

CCEA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCEA in the UK

CCEA
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCEA 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 +91 1 £55,000 -31.25%
London +61 1 £55,000 -38.88%

CCEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCEA 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 CCEA.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) MCSE
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 12 (70.59%) MCSA
5 11 (64.71%) MCP
6 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (52.94%) XenApp
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (41.18%) AppSense
9 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (35.29%) Firewall
10 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (35.29%) Cisco
10 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
10 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 6 (35.29%) SQL
10 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (35.29%) CCA
10 6 (35.29%) CCNP
10 6 (35.29%) CCNA
10 6 (35.29%) SAN
11 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
12 4 (23.53%) EMC
12 4 (23.53%) BCP

CCEA
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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
3 3 (17.65%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) IT Architect
2 4 (23.53%) IT Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
1 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Analytics
1 4 (23.53%) BCP
1 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
1 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
1 4 (23.53%) Presales
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (17.65%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (82.35%) MCSE
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (70.59%) MCSA
4 11 (64.71%) MCP
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (35.29%) CCA
6 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) CCIE
7 4 (23.53%) RHCE
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (23.53%) VCAP
8 2 (11.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) XenApp
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) AppSense
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) Google
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL