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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 46 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 71 115 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.94% 6.63% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 7.90% 11.20% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 65 90 61
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
899 1027 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.92% 59.23% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 777 833 622
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 17 April 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 114 (85.71%) VMware
2 85 (63.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (60.90%) Windows
4 66 (49.62%) Microsoft
5 56 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 47 (35.34%) MS Excel
7 45 (33.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 45 (33.83%) XenApp
8 37 (27.82%) vSphere
8 37 (27.82%) Cisco
9 34 (25.56%) XenDesktop
9 34 (25.56%) Hyper-V
10 31 (23.31%) MS Exchange
11 30 (22.56%) Security Cleared
12 29 (21.80%) SC Cleared
12 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (21.80%) HP
13 28 (21.05%) NetApp
14 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (19.55%) Citrix Certification
16 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (17.29%) XenServer
17 23 (17.29%) Exchange Server 2010
17 23 (17.29%) CCEE
18 22 (16.54%) CCIA
19 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
20 18 (13.53%) MCITP
21 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
21 17 (12.78%) SQL
21 17 (12.78%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (23.31%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2000
6 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (5.26%) IIS
7 6 (4.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.50%) Apache
9 2 (1.50%) Lync
10 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (35.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) PaaS
1 2 (1.50%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Trello
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.78%) WAN
1 17 (12.78%) SAN
1 17 (12.78%) NetScaler
2 16 (12.03%) VPN
3 15 (11.28%) LAN
4 14 (10.53%) Firewall
5 13 (9.77%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.02%) Ethernet
7 6 (4.51%) Wireless
7 6 (4.51%) MPLS
8 5 (3.76%) VLAN
8 5 (3.76%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.01%) Unified Communications
9 4 (3.01%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.26%) IPsec
10 3 (2.26%) HTTP
11 2 (1.50%) DNS
11 2 (1.50%) Internet
11 2 (1.50%) FTP
11 2 (1.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.75%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) PVCS
1 1 (0.75%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (11.28%) Legal
2 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Finance
4 3 (2.26%) Law
4 3 (2.26%) Advertising
5 2 (1.50%) Local Government
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (39.10%) Consultant
2 29 (21.80%) Architect
3 21 (15.79%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 16 (12.03%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (10.53%) Analyst
6 13 (9.77%) VMware Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Server Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.51%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Wintel Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Wintel Architect
11 5 (3.76%) VMware Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.76%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.76%) Administrator
11 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.76%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 5 (3.76%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) .NET
2 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
3 1 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.75%) Flash
3 1 (0.75%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.75%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Human Factors
2 11 (8.27%) FlexPod
3 9 (6.77%) Clustering
4 8 (6.02%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.76%) Replication
6 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.26%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.50%) Celerra
7 2 (1.50%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) PMI
8 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) PDA
8 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (60.90%) Windows
2 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.02%) Linux
6 7 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.76%) UNIX
8 4 (3.01%) Solaris
8 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.75%) AIX
10 1 (0.75%) HPUX
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 9 (6.77%) ITIL
3 9 (6.77%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (6.02%) Load Balancing
5 6 (4.51%) Migration
5 6 (4.51%) Project Management
6 5 (3.76%) Asset Management
6 5 (3.76%) Change Control
6 5 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.01%) Business Development
7 4 (3.01%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.01%) Change Management
7 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.01%) CRM
8 3 (2.26%) WFM
8 3 (2.26%) Network Management
9 2 (1.50%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.78%) SQL
2 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.76%) VBScript
3 5 (3.76%) VB
4 3 (2.26%) Java
5 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.50%) Python
5 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.50%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (33.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 30 (22.56%) Security Cleared
3 29 (21.80%) SC Cleared
4 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (19.55%) Citrix Certification
6 23 (17.29%) CCEE
7 22 (16.54%) CCIA
8 18 (13.53%) MCITP
9 17 (12.78%) VCAP
10 13 (9.77%) CCEA
11 12 (9.02%) MCP
11 12 (9.02%) NCDA
12 11 (8.27%) NCIE
13 10 (7.52%) MCSE
13 10 (7.52%) CCA
14 9 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (6.77%) VTSP
15 8 (6.02%) CCAA
15 8 (6.02%) VCDX
16 5 (3.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (63.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 45 (33.83%) XenApp
4 37 (27.82%) vSphere
5 34 (25.56%) Hyper-V
5 34 (25.56%) XenDesktop
6 23 (17.29%) XenServer
7 16 (12.03%) VMware ESX
8 9 (6.77%) Terminal Services
9 7 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (5.26%) vCloud
10 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (3.01%) VMware Server
12 3 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.26%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.50%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.75%) NFS
14 1 (0.75%) Xen
14 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) SCCM
2 8 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.26%) SCOM
3 7 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.26%) SCDPM
4 5 (3.76%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.76%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.26%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.26%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.50%) WSUS
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
7 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 114 (85.71%) VMware
2 66 (49.62%) Microsoft
3 37 (27.82%) Cisco
4 29 (21.80%) HP
5 28 (21.05%) NetApp
6 15 (11.28%) IBM
7 13 (9.77%) Dell
8 12 (9.02%) EMC
9 10 (7.52%) Symantec
9 10 (7.52%) Veeam
10 8 (6.02%) Oracle
11 5 (3.76%) Juniper
12 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.01%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.26%) AppSense
13 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.26%) Kaspersky
14 2 (1.50%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.50%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.50%) Apple
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