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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 76 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 60 70 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.05% 4.27% 5.55%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 10.09% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 93
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -22.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £23,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £39,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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
850 694 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.21% 42.32% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 725 575 830
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 0 26 £34,500 +8.49% 2
Knutsford +1 9 £42,500 +102.38% 1
Runcorn +6 6 £22,750 - 1
Chester -17 6 £28,500 -24.00% 1
Crewe -1 5 £32,500 -0.76%
Wilmslow -24 2 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £50,000 -
Widnes - 1 £35,000 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 100 (76.92%) Windows
2 92 (70.77%) VMware
3 52 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (39.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (35.38%) Microsoft
6 45 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 36 (27.69%) Finance
7 36 (27.69%) XenApp
7 36 (27.69%) Windows 7
8 34 (26.15%) SQL
9 33 (25.38%) XenDesktop
9 33 (25.38%) Hyper-V
10 29 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (20.77%) ITIL
12 26 (20.00%) SAN
12 26 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (17.69%) Cisco
14 21 (16.15%) IIS
14 21 (16.15%) MCITP
15 20 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 20 (15.38%) HP
16 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
16 18 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (10.77%) Change Management
18 13 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (10.00%) VMS
18 13 (10.00%) MCSE
18 13 (10.00%) VBScript
18 13 (10.00%) Change Control

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 26 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.15%) IIS
3 18 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.08%) Lync
4 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.77%) Apache
6 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SAP Business One
1 2 (1.54%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.00%) SAN
2 12 (9.23%) LAN
2 12 (9.23%) VoIP
2 12 (9.23%) WAN
3 11 (8.46%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.62%) iSCSI
4 6 (4.62%) DNS
5 5 (3.85%) VPN
6 3 (2.31%) Internet
6 3 (2.31%) DHCP
7 2 (1.54%) Firewall
8 1 (0.77%) DSL
8 1 (0.77%) SMS
8 1 (0.77%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.77%) MySQL
5 1 (0.77%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.54%) MSI
3 1 (0.77%) InstallShield
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Marketing
3 8 (6.15%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.69%) Support Engineer
2 16 (12.31%) Server Support
3 15 (11.54%) Analyst
3 15 (11.54%) Server Engineer
4 14 (10.77%) Windows Support Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Consultant
5 13 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (6.92%) Support Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Development Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Development Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Citrix Consultant
7 7 (5.38%) Citrix Support
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.62%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.08%) .NET
3 1 (0.77%) HTML
3 1 (0.77%) XML
3 1 (0.77%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.15%) User Experience
3 7 (5.38%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.38%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 100 (76.92%) Windows
2 51 (39.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (27.69%) Windows 7
4 26 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (10.00%) VMS
6 12 (9.23%) Windows 2000
7 10 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 10 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.62%) UNIX
8 6 (4.62%) AIX
9 4 (3.08%) Linux
10 1 (0.77%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.77%) ITIL
2 14 (10.77%) Change Management
3 13 (10.00%) Change Control
3 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.69%) Migration
5 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.38%) Security Management
6 7 (5.38%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.85%) Test Automation
7 5 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.08%) Line Management
8 4 (3.08%) Test Management
9 3 (2.31%) Project Management
9 3 (2.31%) Information Security
9 3 (2.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.31%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.31%) Information Security Management
10 2 (1.54%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.54%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.15%) SQL
2 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.00%) VBScript
4 10 (7.69%) C#
5 9 (6.92%) C++
5 9 (6.92%) C
6 7 (5.38%) VB
7 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (16.15%) MCITP
3 13 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (10.00%) MCSE
4 12 (9.23%) CCA
5 11 (8.46%) MCTS
6 9 (6.92%) Degree
7 8 (6.15%) SC Cleared
7 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.62%) MCP
9 3 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.31%) CCNA
10 2 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.54%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.54%) ISEB
10 2 (1.54%) HND
10 2 (1.54%) MCSA
11 1 (0.77%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 36 (27.69%) XenApp
4 33 (25.38%) XenDesktop
4 33 (25.38%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.23%) VMware ESX
5 12 (9.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (8.46%) Terminal Services
6 11 (8.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (7.69%) vSphere
8 4 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.31%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.54%) XenServer
11 1 (0.77%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.31%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.31%) SCCM
3 2 (1.54%) SCOM
4 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.77%) Netcool
4 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.77%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (70.77%) VMware
2 46 (35.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.69%) Cisco
4 20 (15.38%) HP
5 9 (6.92%) Apple
6 8 (6.15%) Fujitsu
6 8 (6.15%) Symantec
7 7 (5.38%) AppSense
7 7 (5.38%) EMC
7 7 (5.38%) NetApp
8 5 (3.85%) Sophos
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle
8 5 (3.85%) SAP
8 5 (3.85%) IBM
9 4 (3.08%) Veeam
9 4 (3.08%) Dell
10 3 (2.31%) CA
10 3 (2.31%) Leostream
11 2 (1.54%) Sage
11 2 (1.54%) McAfee
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Runcorn
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
AppSense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago