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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 42 75 87
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 85 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.67% 2.21% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 10.13% 5.22% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 29 23
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £46,800 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
839 671 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.10% 42.31% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 672 502 633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £51,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +22 34 £30,000 -25.00% 14
Knutsford - 10 £50,000 -
Chester +12 4 £41,250 -
Macclesfield - 3 £51,000 -
Wilmslow -4 2 £30,500 +41.86% 2
Sandbach - 2 - -
Crewe +11 1 £24,000 -
Runcorn -9 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Nantwich - 1 £45,000 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 117 (78.52%) VMware
2 106 (71.14%) Windows
3 91 (61.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (42.95%) Active Directory
5 49 (32.89%) Cisco
6 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
6 47 (31.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (27.52%) XenApp
8 36 (24.16%) Finance
9 31 (20.81%) SQL
10 27 (18.12%) XenDesktop
11 26 (17.45%) MS Exchange
11 26 (17.45%) HP
11 26 (17.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (16.78%) EMC
12 25 (16.78%) MS Excel
13 23 (15.44%) DNS
14 22 (14.77%) NetApp
14 22 (14.77%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (14.09%) Service Delivery
15 21 (14.09%) SAN
15 21 (14.09%) DHCP
15 21 (14.09%) ITIL
16 18 (12.08%) LAN
16 18 (12.08%) WAN
16 18 (12.08%) Firewall
17 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (10.74%) MS Office
18 16 (10.74%) VPN
19 15 (10.07%) TCP/IP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (17.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.70%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (4.70%) IIS
5 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.36%) Lync
7 4 (2.68%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.01%) JBoss
9 2 (1.34%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.74%) MS Office
3 4 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Exstream
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.34%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) Terremark
3 1 (0.67%) IaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.44%) DNS
2 21 (14.09%) SAN
2 21 (14.09%) DHCP
3 18 (12.08%) LAN
3 18 (12.08%) WAN
3 18 (12.08%) Firewall
4 16 (10.74%) VPN
5 15 (10.07%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.71%) VoIP
7 6 (4.03%) Wireless
7 6 (4.03%) Network Security
8 5 (3.36%) VLAN
8 5 (3.36%) DMZ
9 4 (2.68%) Broadband
9 4 (2.68%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.34%) Intranet
11 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MSI
2 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (24.16%) Finance
2 2 (1.34%) Back Office
2 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.34%) Publishing
2 2 (1.34%) French Language
2 2 (1.34%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (1.34%) Spanish Language
2 2 (1.34%) Swedish Language
3 1 (0.67%) Marketing
3 1 (0.67%) Banking
3 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (20.81%) Support Engineer
2 22 (14.77%) Analyst
3 21 (14.09%) Architect
4 19 (12.75%) Citrix Support
5 17 (11.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (10.07%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (9.40%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 12 (8.05%) IT Support
9 11 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.04%) Help Desk Analyst
11 8 (5.37%) Citrix Specialist
12 7 (4.70%) Lead Technical Architect
12 7 (4.70%) Lead Architect
12 7 (4.70%) Server Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) Test Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) Support Technician
12 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.70%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.70%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
1 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.36%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.36%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.01%) User Experience
3 3 (2.01%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.01%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.34%) Clustering
5 1 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 106 (71.14%) Windows
2 47 (31.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (17.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.05%) Windows XP
5 12 (8.05%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.71%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.04%) Linux
8 5 (3.36%) VMS
9 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.68%) CentOS
9 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.68%) Android
10 3 (2.01%) AIX
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.67%) HPUX
11 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.09%) Service Delivery
1 21 (14.09%) ITIL
2 10 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (4.70%) Security Management
4 6 (4.03%) Migration
5 5 (3.36%) Problem Management
5 5 (3.36%) Time Management
5 5 (3.36%) Test Management
5 5 (3.36%) Test Scripting
5 5 (3.36%) Change Control
5 5 (3.36%) Project Management
6 4 (2.68%) Test Automation
6 4 (2.68%) TOGAF
6 4 (2.68%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (2.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.01%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.01%) Scrum
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Security
7 3 (2.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.81%) SQL
2 14 (9.40%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.71%) VBScript
4 5 (3.36%) VB
5 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (10.07%) Degree
2 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.70%) MCSA
4 6 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.36%) VCP4
5 5 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (3.36%) MCSE
6 4 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.68%) CCNA
6 4 (2.68%) MCITP
7 3 (2.01%) CCNP
7 3 (2.01%) CCA
7 3 (2.01%) MCP
8 2 (1.34%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.34%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.34%) MCT
8 2 (1.34%) CISSP
8 2 (1.34%) RHCE
8 2 (1.34%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.34%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) SLA
2 6 (4.03%) QA
System Software
1 91 (61.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (42.95%) Active Directory
3 41 (27.52%) XenApp
4 27 (18.12%) XenDesktop
5 22 (14.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (10.07%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.37%) VMware ESX
8 7 (4.70%) vSphere
9 5 (3.36%) VMware Server
9 5 (3.36%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.68%) XenServer
11 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.67%) KVM
12 1 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) SCCM
2 8 (5.37%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.70%) AppDNA
4 6 (4.03%) WSUS
5 3 (2.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.01%) SCOM
6 2 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.34%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.34%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (78.52%) VMware
2 49 (32.89%) Cisco
3 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
4 26 (17.45%) HP
5 25 (16.78%) EMC
6 22 (14.77%) NetApp
7 8 (5.37%) Oracle
7 8 (5.37%) Avaya
8 7 (4.70%) Dell
9 6 (4.03%) Symantec
9 6 (4.03%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.36%) Juniper
10 5 (3.36%) McAfee
11 4 (2.68%) Lotus
11 4 (2.68%) Apple
11 4 (2.68%) Leostream
12 3 (2.01%) CommVault
12 3 (2.01%) Toshiba
12 3 (2.01%) BT
13 2 (1.34%) Websense
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits and Exc. On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago