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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 73 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 46 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.68% 3.02% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 7.27% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 33
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,400 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
798 757 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.53% 41.52% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 619 543 663
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +11 18 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Wilmslow - 2 £30,500 -
Chester +4 1 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Runcorn -4 1 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Crewe -8 1 £24,500 - 1
Knutsford -15 1 £22,250 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 102 (76.12%) VMware
2 94 (70.15%) Windows
3 81 (60.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (41.04%) Active Directory
5 47 (35.07%) Cisco
6 43 (32.09%) Microsoft
7 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (27.61%) XenApp
9 29 (21.64%) Finance
10 28 (20.90%) SQL
11 24 (17.91%) HP
11 24 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (17.16%) Firewall
12 23 (17.16%) MS Excel
13 22 (16.42%) XenDesktop
14 21 (15.67%) MS Exchange
14 21 (15.67%) EMC
15 20 (14.93%) DNS
15 20 (14.93%) Microsoft App-V
16 19 (14.18%) ITIL
17 18 (13.43%) DHCP
17 18 (13.43%) SAN
17 18 (13.43%) NetApp
18 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (11.94%) MS Office
20 15 (11.19%) Service Delivery
20 15 (11.19%) Degree
21 14 (10.45%) Hyper-V
22 13 (9.70%) Windows XP
23 12 (8.96%) VPN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (5.22%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (5.22%) IIS
4 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.73%) Lync
6 4 (2.99%) JBoss
6 4 (2.99%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (17.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.94%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Exstream
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Terremark
3 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.16%) Firewall
2 20 (14.93%) DNS
3 18 (13.43%) SAN
3 18 (13.43%) DHCP
4 12 (8.96%) VPN
5 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.46%) LAN
6 10 (7.46%) WAN
7 8 (5.97%) VoIP
8 6 (4.48%) Wireless
8 6 (4.48%) Network Security
9 5 (3.73%) VLAN
9 5 (3.73%) DMZ
10 4 (2.99%) Broadband
11 3 (2.24%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.49%) Intranet
13 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MSI
2 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (21.64%) Finance
2 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.49%) Publishing
2 2 (1.49%) French Language
2 2 (1.49%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (1.49%) Spanish Language
2 2 (1.49%) Swedish Language
2 2 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (17.91%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.93%) Architect
2 20 (14.93%) Analyst
3 14 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (10.45%) Citrix Support
4 12 (8.96%) Citrix Engineer
5 11 (8.21%) Network Manager
5 11 (8.21%) IT Support
5 11 (8.21%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.97%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Support Technician
8 7 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.22%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.22%) Lead Architect
8 7 (5.22%) Lead Technical Architect
8 7 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Citrix Specialist
9 6 (4.48%) IT Support Technician
10 5 (3.73%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.99%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.99%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.99%) Mainframe
2 4 (2.99%) BYOD
3 3 (2.24%) User Experience
3 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.49%) Clustering
4 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (70.15%) Windows
2 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.70%) Windows XP
6 10 (7.46%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.72%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.72%) Linux
8 5 (3.73%) Android
8 5 (3.73%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.99%) CentOS
9 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.24%) VMS
10 3 (2.24%) AIX
11 1 (0.75%) HPUX
11 1 (0.75%) Solaris
11 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.18%) ITIL
2 15 (11.19%) Service Delivery
3 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (4.48%) Project Management
4 6 (4.48%) Security Management
4 6 (4.48%) Time Management
5 5 (3.73%) Problem Management
5 5 (3.73%) TOGAF
5 5 (3.73%) Migration
6 4 (2.99%) Project Planning
6 4 (2.99%) Scrum
6 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (2.24%) Computer Security
7 3 (2.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.24%) Change Control
8 2 (1.49%) CRM
8 2 (1.49%) ERP
8 2 (1.49%) Network Design
8 2 (1.49%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.49%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.90%) SQL
2 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.97%) VBScript
4 6 (4.48%) VB
5 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (11.19%) Degree
2 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (4.48%) MCSA
4 5 (3.73%) MCSE
4 5 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.99%) MCITP
5 4 (2.99%) CCNA
5 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.24%) CCA
6 3 (2.24%) CCNP
7 2 (1.49%) MCT
7 2 (1.49%) MCP
7 2 (1.49%) CISSP
7 2 (1.49%) RHCE
7 2 (1.49%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.49%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 81 (60.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (41.04%) Active Directory
3 37 (27.61%) XenApp
4 22 (16.42%) XenDesktop
5 20 (14.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (10.45%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.97%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.73%) VMware Server
8 5 (3.73%) XenServer
9 4 (2.99%) vSphere
10 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.49%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.75%) vCloud
11 1 (0.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.72%) SCCM
2 7 (5.22%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.22%) AppDNA
3 5 (3.73%) WSUS
4 4 (2.99%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.49%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.49%) SCOM
6 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 102 (76.12%) VMware
2 47 (35.07%) Cisco
3 43 (32.09%) Microsoft
4 24 (17.91%) HP
5 21 (15.67%) EMC
6 18 (13.43%) NetApp
7 11 (8.21%) CheckPoint
8 9 (6.72%) Oracle
9 8 (5.97%) Avaya
10 7 (5.22%) Dell
11 5 (3.73%) Juniper
12 4 (2.99%) Lotus
12 4 (2.99%) Symantec
12 4 (2.99%) McAfee
13 3 (2.24%) Apple
13 3 (2.24%) Toshiba
13 3 (2.24%) BT
14 2 (1.49%) LANDesk
14 2 (1.49%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.49%) Leostream
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Including Car Allowance+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Work From Home
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Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Runcorn
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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