The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 43 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 118 133 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.96% 6.27% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 9.23% 11.41% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 86 121 56
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Citrix
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1279 1166 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.78% 54.95% 56.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1064 758
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 178 (88.56%) VMware
2 153 (76.12%) Microsoft
3 138 (68.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 112 (55.72%) Windows
5 106 (52.74%) Active Directory
6 97 (48.26%) Cisco
7 82 (40.80%) Hyper-V
8 77 (38.31%) MS Exchange
9 75 (37.31%) XenApp
10 74 (36.82%) XenDesktop
11 71 (35.32%) NetApp
12 70 (34.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 70 (34.83%) vSphere
13 65 (32.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 62 (30.85%) Citrix Certification
15 60 (29.85%) MCSE
16 54 (26.87%) CCA
17 53 (26.37%) MS Excel
18 50 (24.88%) EMC
18 50 (24.88%) Windows Server 2008
19 48 (23.88%) SAN
20 43 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
21 40 (19.90%) HP
21 40 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2007
22 39 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2003
22 39 (19.40%) SQL Server
23 37 (18.41%) CCEE
23 37 (18.41%) Windows Server 2012
24 33 (16.42%) MCITP
25 32 (15.92%) VTSP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 77 (38.31%) MS Exchange
2 43 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2000
7 15 (7.46%) Lync
8 9 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (3.98%) IIS
10 3 (1.49%) Apache
10 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.50%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) Office 365
2 3 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.88%) SAN
2 28 (13.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (12.44%) LAN
3 25 (12.44%) WAN
4 24 (11.94%) NetScaler
5 23 (11.44%) Firewall
6 22 (10.95%) WAAS
7 10 (4.98%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.98%) VPN
8 9 (4.48%) NAS
9 8 (3.98%) VoIP
10 7 (3.48%) DNS
10 7 (3.48%) IPsec
10 7 (3.48%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (2.99%) Wireless
11 6 (2.99%) DHCP
12 5 (2.49%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.49%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) MySQL
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) Informix
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) PVCS
1 1 (0.50%) ProC
1 1 (0.50%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (5.97%) Finance
2 6 (2.99%) Law
3 3 (1.49%) Legal
3 3 (1.49%) Local Government
4 2 (1.00%) Marketing
4 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (32.34%) Consultant
2 56 (27.86%) Architect
3 30 (14.93%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (10.45%) Analyst
4 21 (10.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 16 (7.96%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.96%) Virtualisation Architect
6 15 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (6.97%) Technical Consultant
8 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) Storage Architect
8 12 (5.97%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 12 (5.97%) FlexPod Consultant
9 11 (5.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 10 (4.98%) Technology Consultant
11 9 (4.48%) Network Engineer
11 9 (4.48%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.98%) Senior Support Engineer
12 8 (3.98%) Wintel Consultant
12 8 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.99%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.00%) Middleware
3 1 (0.50%) HTML
3 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.94%) Clustering
2 18 (8.96%) FlexPod
3 13 (6.47%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.97%) CLARiiON
4 12 (5.97%) Celerra
5 9 (4.48%) Replication
6 8 (3.98%) Thin Client
6 8 (3.98%) Fat Client
7 7 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.99%) GIS
9 5 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.99%) Life Science
11 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.00%) Handset
12 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 112 (55.72%) Windows
2 50 (24.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (18.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (15.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (6.97%) Windows 7
6 13 (6.47%) Windows XP
7 11 (5.47%) Linux
7 11 (5.47%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.98%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (3.48%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.50%) UNIX
10 1 (0.50%) Android
10 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.94%) ITIL
2 24 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (9.45%) Project Management
4 16 (7.96%) Change Control
5 11 (5.47%) Migration
6 9 (4.48%) PRINCE2
7 7 (3.48%) TOGAF
7 7 (3.48%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.99%) Business Continuity
8 6 (2.99%) CRM
8 6 (2.99%) PRINCE
8 6 (2.99%) Service Delivery
8 6 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (2.49%) Data Protection
9 5 (2.49%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (2.49%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.49%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (2.49%) Business Development
9 5 (2.49%) Operations Management
10 4 (1.99%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.94%) SQL
2 13 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.99%) VB
4 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.49%) VBScript
5 2 (1.00%) C#
5 2 (1.00%) PHP
6 1 (0.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 70 (34.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 65 (32.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (30.85%) Citrix Certification
4 60 (29.85%) MCSE
5 54 (26.87%) CCA
6 37 (18.41%) CCEE
7 33 (16.42%) MCITP
8 32 (15.92%) VTSP
9 28 (13.93%) NCDA
9 28 (13.93%) NCIE
10 25 (12.44%) MCTS
11 24 (11.94%) VCAP
12 22 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (9.45%) CCIA
14 17 (8.46%) MCP
14 17 (8.46%) CCEA
15 16 (7.96%) MCSA
15 16 (7.96%) CCNA
16 15 (7.46%) Security Cleared
17 14 (6.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) SLA
2 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 138 (68.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (52.74%) Active Directory
3 82 (40.80%) Hyper-V
4 75 (37.31%) XenApp
5 74 (36.82%) XenDesktop
6 70 (34.83%) vSphere
7 27 (13.43%) vCloud
8 19 (9.45%) XenServer
8 19 (9.45%) VMware ESX
9 11 (5.47%) Terminal Services
10 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (3.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.49%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (10.45%) XenMobile
2 8 (3.98%) SCOrch
3 7 (3.48%) WSUS
3 7 (3.48%) SCCM
4 6 (2.99%) Legato
4 6 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (2.99%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.99%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.49%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.49%) SCOM
7 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.50%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 178 (88.56%) VMware
2 153 (76.12%) Microsoft
3 97 (48.26%) Cisco
4 71 (35.32%) NetApp
5 50 (24.88%) EMC
6 40 (19.90%) HP
7 29 (14.43%) Symantec
8 15 (7.46%) Juniper
9 13 (6.47%) 3PAR
10 11 (5.47%) Dell
11 10 (4.98%) IBM
11 10 (4.98%) SonicWALL
11 10 (4.98%) AppSense
11 10 (4.98%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.99%) CommVault
13 4 (1.99%) Altiris
13 4 (1.99%) Open-E
14 3 (1.49%) Mercator
14 3 (1.49%) Apple
14 3 (1.49%) WatchGuard
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Salary: negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance
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Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + 29 days holidays, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + car allowance + bens.
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