The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 62 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 42 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.81% 1.58% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 6.79% 3.92% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,019
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.99%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Citrix
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
619 485 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.35% 40.45% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 414 295 354
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Citrix
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the Edinburgh region.

Citrix Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 59 (72.84%) Windows
2 52 (64.20%) VMware
3 44 (54.32%) Finance
4 42 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 40 (49.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (39.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (39.51%) XenApp
8 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
9 26 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (28.40%) MCSE
11 21 (25.93%) HP
11 21 (25.93%) DNS
12 17 (20.99%) XenDesktop
13 16 (19.75%) NetScaler
13 16 (19.75%) MS Exchange
14 15 (18.52%) XenServer
15 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
16 13 (16.05%) ITIL
16 13 (16.05%) Cisco
17 12 (14.81%) WAN
17 12 (14.81%) Clustering
17 12 (14.81%) AppSense
17 12 (14.81%) MCITP
18 11 (13.58%) CCA
18 11 (13.58%) Citrix Certification
19 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
19 10 (12.35%) SQL
19 10 (12.35%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (19.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.94%) WorkSite
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.23%) PaaS
1 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) DNS
2 16 (19.75%) NetScaler
3 12 (14.81%) WAN
4 8 (9.88%) LAN
4 8 (9.88%) WLAN
4 8 (9.88%) SAN
5 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.94%) Firewall
7 3 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (3.70%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.70%) VLAN
8 2 (2.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.47%) Wireless
9 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Subversion
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
1 2 (2.47%) Hudson
1 2 (2.47%) FishEye
1 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (54.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Analyst
1 20 (24.69%) Server Support
2 19 (23.46%) Consultant
3 15 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (17.28%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 10 (12.35%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Citrix Specialist
8 7 (8.64%) Wintel Consultant
8 7 (8.64%) Wintel Specialist
9 6 (7.41%) Server Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Server Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Server Support Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
1 2 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Clustering
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (72.84%) Windows
2 40 (49.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (12.35%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (12.35%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.11%) Linux
6 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.70%) UNIX
10 2 (2.47%) Solaris
11 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) ITIL
2 5 (6.17%) Asset Management
2 5 (6.17%) Fund Management
3 4 (4.94%) Change Management
4 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 3 (3.70%) ERP
4 3 (3.70%) Migration
4 3 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.47%) Change Control
5 2 (2.47%) Performance Testing
5 2 (2.47%) Software Engineering
5 2 (2.47%) Supplier Management
5 2 (2.47%) Scrum
5 2 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.47%) UML
5 2 (2.47%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.47%) Workflow
6 1 (1.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.17%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) C++
4 3 (3.70%) Perl
4 3 (3.70%) C
5 2 (2.47%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) PHP
6 1 (1.23%) VBScript
6 1 (1.23%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (28.40%) MCSE
3 12 (14.81%) MCITP
4 11 (13.58%) CCA
4 11 (13.58%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.94%) CCAA
6 4 (4.94%) Degree
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.23%) MCSA
8 1 (1.23%) CCNA
8 1 (1.23%) ISEB
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 32 (39.51%) XenApp
2 26 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
3 17 (20.99%) XenDesktop
4 15 (18.52%) XenServer
5 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
6 7 (8.64%) MetaFrame
7 6 (7.41%) vSphere
8 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.23%) KVM
11 1 (1.23%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (64.20%) VMware
2 42 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.93%) HP
4 13 (16.05%) Cisco
5 12 (14.81%) AppSense
6 9 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.11%) EMC
7 8 (9.88%) IBM
8 7 (8.64%) F5
9 5 (6.17%) Oracle
10 4 (4.94%) NetApp
11 3 (3.70%) Dell
12 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
13 1 (1.23%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.23%) Informatica
13 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft