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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 65 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 56 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.19% 2.46% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 6.88% 5.99% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 29
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,650 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £44,900 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
814 718 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.33% 41.15% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 637 516 619
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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 +15 24 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Knutsford - 4 £47,500 -
Wilmslow -5 2 £30,500 +41.86% 2
Chester +8 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Crewe 0 1 £24,500 -
Runcorn -5 1 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Sandbach - 1 - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 114 (77.55%) VMware
2 104 (70.75%) Windows
3 89 (60.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (42.18%) Active Directory
5 50 (34.01%) Cisco
6 45 (30.61%) Microsoft
6 45 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (29.25%) XenApp
8 35 (23.81%) Finance
9 30 (20.41%) SQL
10 28 (19.05%) XenDesktop
11 27 (18.37%) HP
12 26 (17.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (17.01%) EMC
13 25 (17.01%) MS Exchange
14 24 (16.33%) MS Excel
15 23 (15.65%) ITIL
16 22 (14.97%) DNS
16 22 (14.97%) NetApp
16 22 (14.97%) Microsoft App-V
17 20 (13.61%) SAN
17 20 (13.61%) DHCP
17 20 (13.61%) Service Delivery
17 20 (13.61%) Firewall
18 18 (12.24%) MS Office
19 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
20 16 (10.88%) LAN
20 16 (10.88%) WAN
20 16 (10.88%) VPN
21 15 (10.20%) Degree

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (17.01%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (4.76%) IIS
5 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.40%) Lync
7 4 (2.72%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.04%) JBoss
9 2 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.24%) MS Office
3 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Exstream
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Terremark
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.97%) DNS
2 20 (13.61%) SAN
2 20 (13.61%) DHCP
2 20 (13.61%) Firewall
3 16 (10.88%) LAN
3 16 (10.88%) WAN
3 16 (10.88%) VPN
4 12 (8.16%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.44%) VoIP
6 6 (4.08%) Wireless
6 6 (4.08%) Network Security
7 5 (3.40%) VLAN
7 5 (3.40%) DMZ
8 4 (2.72%) Broadband
9 3 (2.04%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.36%) Intranet
11 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MSI
2 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.36%) Publishing
2 2 (1.36%) French Language
2 2 (1.36%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (1.36%) Spanish Language
2 2 (1.36%) Swedish Language
2 2 (1.36%) Back Office
3 1 (0.68%) Banking
3 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (20.41%) Support Engineer
2 23 (15.65%) Analyst
3 20 (13.61%) Architect
4 19 (12.93%) Citrix Support
5 18 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (10.20%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (9.52%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) IT Support
9 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.12%) Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Citrix Specialist
10 8 (5.44%) Network Manager
11 7 (4.76%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Lead Architect
11 7 (4.76%) Lead Technical Architect
11 7 (4.76%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.76%) Support Technician
11 7 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.72%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.72%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.04%) User Experience
5 2 (1.36%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.68%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (70.75%) Windows
2 45 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (17.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.84%) Windows XP
6 11 (7.48%) Windows 8
6 11 (7.48%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.44%) Linux
8 5 (3.40%) Android
8 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.72%) CentOS
9 4 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.72%) VMS
10 3 (2.04%) AIX
11 1 (0.68%) HPUX
11 1 (0.68%) Solaris
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.65%) ITIL
2 20 (13.61%) Service Delivery
3 9 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (4.76%) Security Management
5 6 (4.08%) Project Management
5 6 (4.08%) Migration
5 6 (4.08%) Time Management
6 5 (3.40%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.72%) Test Management
7 4 (2.72%) Test Scripting
7 4 (2.72%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (2.72%) Project Planning
7 4 (2.72%) TOGAF
7 4 (2.72%) Change Control
8 3 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.04%) Test Automation
8 3 (2.04%) Computer Security
8 3 (2.04%) Scrum
9 2 (1.36%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.41%) SQL
2 15 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.80%) VBScript
4 6 (4.08%) VB
5 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (10.20%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (4.08%) MCSA
4 5 (3.40%) MCSE
4 5 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.72%) MCITP
5 4 (2.72%) CCNA
5 4 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.04%) CCA
6 3 (2.04%) CCNP
7 2 (1.36%) MCT
7 2 (1.36%) MCP
7 2 (1.36%) CISSP
7 2 (1.36%) RHCE
7 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.36%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.36%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.68%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) SLA
2 5 (3.40%) QA
System Software
1 89 (60.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (42.18%) Active Directory
3 43 (29.25%) XenApp
4 28 (19.05%) XenDesktop
5 22 (14.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (9.52%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.44%) VMware ESX
8 7 (4.76%) vSphere
9 5 (3.40%) XenServer
9 5 (3.40%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.72%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.68%) vCloud
12 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) SCCM
2 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.76%) AppDNA
3 5 (3.40%) WSUS
4 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.36%) SCOM
4 2 (1.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.36%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.68%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.68%) Puppet
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 114 (77.55%) VMware
2 50 (34.01%) Cisco
3 45 (30.61%) Microsoft
4 27 (18.37%) HP
5 25 (17.01%) EMC
6 22 (14.97%) NetApp
7 9 (6.12%) Oracle
8 8 (5.44%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.44%) Avaya
9 7 (4.76%) Dell
10 5 (3.40%) Juniper
10 5 (3.40%) McAfee
11 4 (2.72%) Leostream
11 4 (2.72%) Lotus
11 4 (2.72%) Symantec
12 3 (2.04%) Apple
12 3 (2.04%) Toshiba
12 3 (2.04%) BT
13 2 (1.36%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.36%) Websense
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