The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 10 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 2.94% 11.54% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 42.86% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £22,500 £27,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% -22.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Citrix
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 35.29% 26.92% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 21
Average salary £38,230 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.01% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Citrix
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Blackburn

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Lync
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) MCTS
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) Office 365
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Wyse