The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 87 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +5
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 32 75 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.86% 4.34% 3.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 10.11% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 53
Average salary £34,750 £33,852 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.65% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,325 £25,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £43,750 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Citrix
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
761 742 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.27% 42.89% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 606 569 701
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Citrix
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Cheshire

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Citrix
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -25 8 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Knutsford -15 4 £37,500 +68.53%
Runcorn -8 3 £39,125 +39.73%
Chester -11 3 £27,000 - 6
Wilmslow 0 1 £26,000 +23.80% 1
Crewe -12 1 £31,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Widnes - 1 £20,500 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 63 (70.00%) Windows
2 58 (64.44%) VMware
3 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 38 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (38.89%) Cisco
5 35 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 29 (32.22%) SQL
7 22 (24.44%) ITIL
7 22 (24.44%) Firewall
7 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (23.33%) MS Exchange
9 20 (22.22%) SAN
10 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (21.11%) XenApp
11 17 (18.89%) Data Centre
11 17 (18.89%) DNS
12 16 (17.78%) MS Office
13 15 (16.67%) DHCP
13 15 (16.67%) HP
14 14 (15.56%) Windows XP
14 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
16 12 (13.33%) LAN
16 12 (13.33%) MCSE
16 12 (13.33%) CheckPoint
16 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (12.22%) XenDesktop
17 11 (12.22%) SCCM
17 11 (12.22%) Degree

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.78%) IIS
4 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (4.44%) Lync
7 2 (2.22%) JBoss
7 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.11%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Office
2 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Exstream
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) Firewall
2 20 (22.22%) SAN
3 17 (18.89%) DNS
4 15 (16.67%) DHCP
5 12 (13.33%) LAN
6 11 (12.22%) WAN
7 9 (10.00%) VoIP
8 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
8 8 (8.89%) VPN
9 6 (6.67%) iSCSI
10 5 (5.56%) Wireless
10 5 (5.56%) Broadband
11 3 (3.33%) VLAN
12 2 (2.22%) Network Security
12 2 (2.22%) DMZ
13 1 (1.11%) Internet
13 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.11%) IPv4
13 1 (1.11%) ADSL
13 1 (1.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) DB2
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) French Language
3 1 (1.11%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.11%) Swedish Language
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (15.56%) Analyst
2 12 (13.33%) Network Manager
2 12 (13.33%) IT Support
3 9 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (8.89%) IT Support Technician
4 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (4.44%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Network Security Manager
8 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Network Operations Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
3 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) BYOD
4 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.11%) Social Media
4 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (70.00%) Windows
2 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.56%) Windows XP
3 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.67%) Linux
6 6 (6.67%) Android
7 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.22%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 10 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 7 (7.78%) Migration
4 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (5.56%) Security Management
5 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.56%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.44%) Time Management
6 4 (4.44%) Project Management
6 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.22%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.22%) Network Design
7 2 (2.22%) CRM
7 2 (2.22%) ERP
7 2 (2.22%) Scrum
7 2 (2.22%) OpenUP
7 2 (2.22%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.22%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.56%) VBScript
3 5 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.33%) MCSE
3 11 (12.22%) Degree
4 10 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.67%) MCSA
5 6 (6.67%) CCNA
6 5 (5.56%) MCITP
7 3 (3.33%) MCDST
7 3 (3.33%) CCNP
8 2 (2.22%) RHCE
8 2 (2.22%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.22%) CISSP
8 2 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.22%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.11%) MCSD
9 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.11%) CCA
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 19 (21.11%) XenApp
4 11 (12.22%) XenDesktop
5 10 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 9 (10.00%) vSphere
7 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.56%) vCloud
7 5 (5.56%) VMware Server
7 5 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.44%) XenServer
9 3 (3.33%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.22%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) SCCM
2 9 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.22%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (64.44%) VMware
2 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 35 (38.89%) Cisco
4 15 (16.67%) HP
5 12 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 10 (11.11%) EMC
7 8 (8.89%) Oracle
8 6 (6.67%) Symantec
8 6 (6.67%) NetApp
8 6 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 5 (5.56%) Avaya
10 3 (3.33%) McAfee
10 3 (3.33%) Apple
10 3 (3.33%) LANDesk
10 3 (3.33%) AppSense
10 3 (3.33%) Toshiba
10 3 (3.33%) BT
11 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.22%) Juniper
11 2 (2.22%) Dell
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