The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Birmingham region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 46 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 82 105 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.16% 5.21% 6.88%
As % of the Vendors category 8.19% 9.28% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66 95 108
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1001 1131 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.84% 56.07% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 854 992 749
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Birmingham

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 137 (87.26%) VMware
2 103 (65.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (63.06%) Microsoft
4 86 (54.78%) Windows
5 68 (43.31%) Active Directory
6 63 (40.13%) Cisco
7 52 (33.12%) XenDesktop
8 51 (32.48%) Hyper-V
9 48 (30.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 45 (28.66%) MS Excel
11 43 (27.39%) XenApp
12 42 (26.75%) NetApp
13 40 (25.48%) MS Exchange
14 39 (24.84%) vSphere
15 37 (23.57%) Citrix Certification
16 35 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (21.02%) Microsoft Certification
18 30 (19.11%) SQL Server
18 30 (19.11%) SAN
19 29 (18.47%) Symantec
20 27 (17.20%) SQL
20 27 (17.20%) CCA
20 27 (17.20%) HP
21 26 (16.56%) MCSE
22 25 (15.92%) MCITP
23 24 (15.29%) CCEE
24 23 (14.65%) Windows Server 2003
25 21 (13.38%) Exchange Server 2010
26 20 (12.74%) XenServer
26 20 (12.74%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 40 (25.48%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (6.37%) Lync
5 10 (6.37%) IIS
5 10 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (3.82%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.18%) Apache
7 5 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.64%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.64%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 45 (28.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) IaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.11%) SAN
2 19 (12.10%) WAN
3 18 (11.46%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.46%) VPN
3 18 (11.46%) Firewall
4 17 (10.83%) LAN
5 16 (10.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (8.28%) Ethernet
7 12 (7.64%) NetScaler
8 8 (5.10%) WAAS
8 8 (5.10%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (4.46%) VLAN
9 7 (4.46%) MPLS
10 6 (3.82%) Wireless
10 6 (3.82%) HTTP
11 5 (3.18%) FTP
11 5 (3.18%) IPsec
12 4 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.55%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.55%) MySQL
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) Informix
4 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) PVCS
2 1 (0.64%) FogBugz
General
1 14 (8.92%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Law
2 8 (5.10%) Legal
3 3 (1.91%) Local Government
3 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.64%) Advertising
4 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (38.22%) Consultant
2 40 (25.48%) Architect
3 16 (10.19%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (8.28%) Analyst
5 12 (7.64%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 12 (7.64%) Team Leader
5 12 (7.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 11 (7.01%) Technical Architect
6 11 (7.01%) FlexPod Consultant
7 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Consultant
7 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.10%) VMware Consultant
9 8 (5.10%) Storage Consultant
10 7 (4.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 7 (4.46%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (3.82%) Data Centre Architect
11 6 (3.82%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.91%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.27%) HTML
2 2 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (0.64%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) FlexPod
2 14 (8.92%) Clustering
2 14 (8.92%) Replication
3 11 (7.01%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.10%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.82%) Celerra
5 6 (3.82%) CLARiiON
6 5 (3.18%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.55%) Human Factors
8 3 (1.91%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.27%) PDA
10 1 (0.64%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.64%) PMI
10 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 86 (54.78%) Windows
2 35 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (12.74%) Windows 7
5 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (7.64%) Linux
7 10 (6.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (5.10%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.18%) UNIX
9 5 (3.18%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.91%) Solaris
10 3 (1.91%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.27%) Android
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
12 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (7.64%) Project Management
2 12 (7.64%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (7.01%) ITIL
4 9 (5.73%) Change Control
5 8 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (5.10%) Asset Management
6 7 (4.46%) Migration
6 7 (4.46%) Business Development
7 6 (3.82%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.18%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.18%) Data Protection
8 5 (3.18%) Network Management
9 4 (2.55%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (2.55%) Transition Management
9 4 (2.55%) ITSM
9 4 (2.55%) Change Management
9 4 (2.55%) Service Management
9 4 (2.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.20%) SQL
2 5 (3.18%) VB
2 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.91%) VBScript
4 2 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (30.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 37 (23.57%) Citrix Certification
3 33 (21.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (17.20%) CCA
5 26 (16.56%) MCSE
6 25 (15.92%) MCITP
7 24 (15.29%) CCEE
8 20 (12.74%) NCDA
9 19 (12.10%) NCIE
10 18 (11.46%) VCAP
10 18 (11.46%) MCTS
11 17 (10.83%) VTSP
12 13 (8.28%) Security Cleared
12 13 (8.28%) CCIA
12 13 (8.28%) VCDX
13 11 (7.01%) SC Cleared
13 11 (7.01%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (6.37%) MCP
15 9 (5.73%) CCNA
16 8 (5.10%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) SLA
2 5 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 103 (65.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (43.31%) Active Directory
3 52 (33.12%) XenDesktop
4 51 (32.48%) Hyper-V
5 43 (27.39%) XenApp
6 39 (24.84%) vSphere
7 20 (12.74%) XenServer
8 14 (8.92%) VMware ESX
9 10 (6.37%) vCloud
10 7 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (3.82%) Terminal Services
12 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (2.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.91%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.64%) Xen
15 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (5.73%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.73%) SCCM
3 8 (5.10%) XenMobile
3 8 (5.10%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.46%) SCOM
5 5 (3.18%) WSUS
5 5 (3.18%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.55%) Legato
7 3 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.27%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.27%) SCSM
8 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 137 (87.26%) VMware
2 99 (63.06%) Microsoft
3 63 (40.13%) Cisco
4 42 (26.75%) NetApp
5 29 (18.47%) Symantec
6 27 (17.20%) HP
7 18 (11.46%) EMC
8 9 (5.73%) Dell
9 8 (5.10%) Juniper
9 8 (5.10%) AppSense
10 6 (3.82%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.82%) Oracle
10 6 (3.82%) IBM
11 5 (3.18%) Kaspersky
11 5 (3.18%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.18%) Apple
12 4 (2.55%) CommVault
12 4 (2.55%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.55%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.91%) LANDesk
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Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + pension + Healtcare
Posted: 4 days ago
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Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
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Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
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