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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 93 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 26 73 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.62% 4.30% 4.39%
As % of the Vendors category 3.59% 10.28% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 53
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% +13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,375 £24,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
724 710 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.05% 41.81% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 578 521 642
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 -13 6 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Runcorn -8 2 £39,125 +44.90% 3
Knutsford -12 2 £29,875 - 1
Crewe -17 2 £28,000 -
Northwich +3 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Wilmslow +3 1 £26,000 +23.80%
Chester +2 1 £22,500 -16.66% 7
Widnes - 1 £20,500 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 79 (69.91%) VMware
2 77 (68.14%) Windows
3 60 (53.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (37.17%) Cisco
5 40 (35.40%) Active Directory
6 37 (32.74%) Microsoft
7 32 (28.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (26.55%) SQL
9 28 (24.78%) XenApp
10 26 (23.01%) Firewall
11 24 (21.24%) Data Centre
12 21 (18.58%) MS Exchange
13 20 (17.70%) HP
14 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
14 19 (16.81%) ITIL
14 19 (16.81%) Finance
15 18 (15.93%) DNS
15 18 (15.93%) SAN
15 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (14.16%) DHCP
17 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (12.39%) Microsoft App-V
18 14 (12.39%) MS Office
18 14 (12.39%) Windows XP
18 14 (12.39%) EMC
19 13 (11.50%) CheckPoint
19 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (11.50%) XenDesktop
20 12 (10.62%) Hyper-V
20 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (18.58%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.19%) IIS
4 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.31%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.42%) Lync
5 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.54%) JBoss
6 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.65%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.77%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Exstream
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.01%) Firewall
2 18 (15.93%) DNS
2 18 (15.93%) SAN
3 16 (14.16%) DHCP
4 12 (10.62%) VPN
5 10 (8.85%) VoIP
6 9 (7.96%) WAN
6 9 (7.96%) LAN
6 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.31%) Wireless
7 6 (5.31%) VLAN
8 5 (4.42%) Broadband
8 5 (4.42%) DMZ
9 3 (2.65%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.65%) Network Security
10 1 (0.88%) SSH
10 1 (0.88%) ADSL
10 1 (0.88%) SMTP
10 1 (0.88%) FTP
10 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MSI
General
1 19 (16.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Back Office
2 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.77%) French Language
2 2 (1.77%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
2 2 (1.77%) Swedish Language
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (15.93%) Architect
2 16 (14.16%) Analyst
3 13 (11.50%) Network Manager
3 13 (11.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (10.62%) IT Support
4 12 (10.62%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Support Technician
5 8 (7.08%) IT Support Technician
5 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Citrix Support
6 7 (6.19%) Lead Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Lead Technical Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Network Security Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.54%) Mainframe
2 4 (3.54%) BYOD
3 3 (2.65%) Clustering
4 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.14%) Windows
2 32 (28.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (12.39%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.85%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.08%) Linux
7 8 (7.08%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
8 6 (5.31%) Android
9 3 (2.65%) CentOS
9 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.65%) AIX
10 1 (0.88%) HPUX
10 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.81%) ITIL
2 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.31%) Security Management
3 6 (5.31%) Migration
3 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (5.31%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.42%) Time Management
4 5 (4.42%) TOGAF
4 5 (4.42%) Project Management
5 4 (3.54%) Scrum
5 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (3.54%) Project Planning
6 2 (1.77%) Risk Management
6 2 (1.77%) ERP
6 2 (1.77%) CRM
6 2 (1.77%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.77%) ITIL V2
6 2 (1.77%) Patch Management
6 2 (1.77%) OpenUP
6 2 (1.77%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.55%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.31%) VBScript
3 6 (5.31%) VB
4 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) Degree
3 8 (7.08%) MCSE
4 7 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.31%) MCSA
6 5 (4.42%) MCITP
6 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.42%) CCNA
7 3 (2.65%) CCNP
8 2 (1.77%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.77%) RHCE
8 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.77%) CCA
8 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.77%) CISSP
8 2 (1.77%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.88%) MCP
9 1 (0.88%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (53.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (35.40%) Active Directory
3 28 (24.78%) XenApp
4 14 (12.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (11.50%) XenDesktop
6 12 (10.62%) Hyper-V
7 7 (6.19%) VMware ESX
8 6 (5.31%) vSphere
9 5 (4.42%) VMware Server
10 4 (3.54%) XenServer
11 2 (1.77%) vCloud
11 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.88%) Xen
12 1 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.73%) SCCM
2 7 (6.19%) AppDNA
3 6 (5.31%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.54%) WSUS
5 2 (1.77%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.77%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 79 (69.91%) VMware
2 42 (37.17%) Cisco
3 37 (32.74%) Microsoft
4 20 (17.70%) HP
5 14 (12.39%) EMC
6 13 (11.50%) CheckPoint
7 11 (9.73%) NetApp
8 10 (8.85%) Oracle
9 8 (7.08%) Avaya
10 5 (4.42%) Juniper
10 5 (4.42%) Dell
11 3 (2.65%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.65%) Apple
11 3 (2.65%) Lotus
11 3 (2.65%) McAfee
11 3 (2.65%) Toshiba
11 3 (2.65%) BT
12 2 (1.77%) Symantec
12 2 (1.77%) Websense
12 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
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