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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 42 61 92
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +31
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 87 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.83% 3.45% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 10.70% 7.43% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 45 41
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £15,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £44,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
813 727 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.12% 46.48% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 692 562 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +29 33 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Knutsford - 10 £50,000 - 1
Chester +7 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Macclesfield - 5 £29,500 -
Sandbach -6 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Runcorn -5 2 - -
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Crewe +15 1 £24,000 -28.35%
Lymm - 1 £19,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £50,000 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 113 (76.35%) VMware
2 108 (72.97%) Windows
3 87 (58.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (40.54%) Active Directory
5 50 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (31.08%) XenApp
7 44 (29.73%) Finance
8 42 (28.38%) Microsoft
9 38 (25.68%) Cisco
10 33 (22.30%) XenDesktop
11 30 (20.27%) SQL
12 28 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (17.57%) HP
14 23 (15.54%) MS Excel
14 23 (15.54%) Windows 7
15 21 (14.19%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (14.19%) MS Exchange
15 21 (14.19%) EMC
15 21 (14.19%) ITIL
16 19 (12.84%) NetApp
16 19 (12.84%) DNS
16 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
17 18 (12.16%) Service Delivery
18 17 (11.49%) DHCP
18 17 (11.49%) TCP/IP
19 16 (10.81%) Hyper-V
20 15 (10.14%) SAN
21 14 (9.46%) VPN
21 14 (9.46%) WAN
21 14 (9.46%) Windows XP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (14.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (6.76%) IIS
3 4 (2.70%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.03%) Lync
4 3 (2.03%) JBoss
4 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.76%) MS Office
3 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Exstream
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.68%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Terremark
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.84%) DNS
2 17 (11.49%) DHCP
2 17 (11.49%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.14%) SAN
4 14 (9.46%) VPN
4 14 (9.46%) WAN
5 13 (8.78%) LAN
6 12 (8.11%) Firewall
7 8 (5.41%) VoIP
8 5 (3.38%) VLAN
8 5 (3.38%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.38%) DMZ
9 4 (2.70%) Network Security
10 2 (1.35%) Wireless
10 2 (1.35%) Intranet
11 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.03%) DB2
4 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MSI
2 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.70%) Retail
3 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.35%) Publishing
3 2 (1.35%) French Language
3 2 (1.35%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (1.35%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.35%) Swedish Language
3 2 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (22.30%) Support Engineer
2 20 (13.51%) Analyst
3 19 (12.84%) Citrix Support
4 17 (11.49%) Architect
5 15 (10.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (9.46%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) Server Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Help Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.41%) Server Support
10 8 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Server Support Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Citrix Specialist
10 8 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Lead Technical Architect
11 7 (4.73%) IT Support
11 7 (4.73%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
1 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.38%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.38%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.70%) User Experience
4 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 108 (72.97%) Windows
2 50 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (15.54%) Windows 7
5 14 (9.46%) Windows XP
6 11 (7.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.76%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.41%) Linux
8 8 (5.41%) VMS
9 3 (2.03%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.35%) AIX
10 2 (1.35%) CentOS
10 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.35%) Android
10 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) UNIX
11 1 (0.68%) HPUX
11 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.19%) ITIL
2 18 (12.16%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.41%) Change Control
5 6 (4.05%) Security Management
6 5 (3.38%) Test Management
6 5 (3.38%) Test Scripting
6 5 (3.38%) Change Management
7 4 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.70%) Migration
7 4 (2.70%) Test Automation
7 4 (2.70%) TOGAF
7 4 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.03%) Line Management
8 3 (2.03%) Scrum
8 3 (2.03%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.03%) Time Management
8 3 (2.03%) Computer Security
8 3 (2.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.27%) SQL
2 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.78%) VBScript
4 8 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.68%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) Java
6 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) Degree
2 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.73%) MCP
4 6 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.70%) CCA
5 4 (2.70%) MCSA
5 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) MCITP
6 3 (2.03%) MCTS
6 3 (2.03%) MCSE
7 2 (1.35%) MCT
7 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.68%) CCNP
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (58.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 46 (31.08%) XenApp
4 33 (22.30%) XenDesktop
5 21 (14.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (10.81%) Hyper-V
7 10 (6.76%) VMware ESX
8 6 (4.05%) vSphere
9 5 (3.38%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.03%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.35%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.68%) KVM
13 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) AppDNA
1 7 (4.73%) SCCM
2 5 (3.38%) WSUS
3 4 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.70%) SCOM
3 4 (2.70%) EdgeSight
4 3 (2.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.35%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) Puppet
6 1 (0.68%) Netcool
Vendors
1 113 (76.35%) VMware
2 42 (28.38%) Microsoft
3 38 (25.68%) Cisco
4 26 (17.57%) HP
5 21 (14.19%) EMC
6 19 (12.84%) NetApp
7 8 (5.41%) Oracle
8 7 (4.73%) Dell
8 7 (4.73%) Symantec
9 5 (3.38%) AppSense
9 5 (3.38%) Avaya
9 5 (3.38%) Juniper
9 5 (3.38%) McAfee
9 5 (3.38%) Apple
10 4 (2.70%) Sophos
10 4 (2.70%) Lotus
10 4 (2.70%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.70%) Leostream
11 3 (2.03%) CommVault
11 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs / Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 10 days ago