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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 20 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 2 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 3.70% 23.08% 10.45%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 32.43% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +3.94%
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
26 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 48.15% 71.15% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 30
Average salary £37,000 £28,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.82% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,900 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCDP
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware