The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Belfast region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 21 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 8 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.56% 2.52% 10.42%
As % of the Vendors category 10.13% 5.74% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 17
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 122 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 54.86% 43.88% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 50
Average salary £26,500 £40,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.16% +23.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £14,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
County Antrim

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Citrix
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the Belfast region.

Citrix Salary Trend in Belfast

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) DHCP
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) DNS
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 15 (78.95%) vSphere
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (68.42%) NetBackup
4 13 (68.42%) Backup Exec
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (68.42%) ITIL
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) Capacity Management
6 10 (52.63%) Symantec
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (52.63%) Clustering
7 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 9 (47.37%) SAN
8 8 (42.11%) HP
8 8 (42.11%) LAN
9 7 (36.84%) IIS
9 7 (36.84%) Veritas
9 7 (36.84%) Migration
9 7 (36.84%) Sophos
9 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
9 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) IIS
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) DHCP
1 18 (94.74%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 7 (36.84%) NAS
5 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
5 6 (31.58%) VLAN
5 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (15.79%) InstallShield
2 3 (15.79%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) SQL DBA
2 6 (31.58%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Development Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) UNIX
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Capacity Management
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL V3
3 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (31.58%) Database Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) vSphere
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
5 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
6 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) NetBackup
1 13 (68.42%) Backup Exec
2 6 (31.58%) SCOM
3 4 (21.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (15.79%) SCCM
5 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Symantec
3 8 (42.11%) HP
4 7 (36.84%) Sophos
4 7 (36.84%) Veritas
5 6 (31.58%) Dell
5 6 (31.58%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) Altiris
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
8 1 (5.26%) Compaq
8 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint