The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 64 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 37 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.49% 1.65% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 6.34% 4.26% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
584 469 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.25% 38.73% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 405 314 326
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
Scotland

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 July 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 64 (70.33%) Windows
2 61 (67.03%) VMware
3 49 (53.85%) Finance
4 44 (48.35%) Microsoft
5 41 (45.05%) XenApp
6 39 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (31.87%) XenDesktop
10 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
12 23 (25.27%) Hyper-V
13 22 (24.18%) Active Directory
14 21 (23.08%) MCSE
14 21 (23.08%) XenServer
15 20 (21.98%) NetScaler
16 19 (20.88%) Windows 7
17 18 (19.78%) ITIL
17 18 (19.78%) HP
18 16 (17.58%) DNS
18 16 (17.58%) CCA
18 16 (17.58%) Citrix Certification
18 16 (17.58%) AppSense
19 15 (16.48%) SQL
19 15 (16.48%) XenMobile
19 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
20 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
21 13 (14.29%) Cisco
21 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
21 13 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.89%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (6.59%) WorkSite
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.10%) Lync
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.10%) PaaS
1 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) NetScaler
2 16 (17.58%) DNS
3 12 (13.19%) WAN
4 8 (8.79%) LAN
4 8 (8.79%) WLAN
4 8 (8.79%) SAN
5 4 (4.40%) Firewall
5 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (3.30%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.30%) VLAN
7 2 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.10%) Wireless
8 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.10%) DHCP
8 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.20%) Subversion
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) Hudson
1 2 (2.20%) FishEye
1 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.10%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 49 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Local Government
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Consultant
3 19 (20.88%) Server Support
4 15 (16.48%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (13.19%) Citrix Consultant
5 12 (13.19%) Server Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Implementation Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Server Administrator
9 5 (5.49%) Citrix Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Wintel Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
1 2 (2.20%) XML
2 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Clustering
2 4 (4.40%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) CMDB
4 1 (1.10%) Wiki
4 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (70.33%) Windows
2 39 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (20.88%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.99%) Windows XP
5 10 (10.99%) Linux
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.30%) UNIX
10 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.20%) Solaris
11 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) ITIL
2 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
2 5 (5.49%) Fund Management
3 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
3 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
3 4 (4.40%) ERP
3 4 (4.40%) Change Management
3 4 (4.40%) Migration
3 4 (4.40%) Document Management
4 3 (3.30%) Network Architecture
4 3 (3.30%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.20%) Change Control
5 2 (2.20%) Performance Testing
5 2 (2.20%) Scrum
5 2 (2.20%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.20%) Software Engineering
5 2 (2.20%) Supplier Management
5 2 (2.20%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.20%) Workflow
5 2 (2.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
1 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.59%) C#
3 4 (4.40%) Perl
3 4 (4.40%) VBScript
4 3 (3.30%) VB
4 3 (3.30%) C++
4 3 (3.30%) C
5 2 (2.20%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) VBA
6 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (23.08%) MCSE
3 16 (17.58%) CCA
3 16 (17.58%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
5 12 (13.19%) MCITP
6 9 (9.89%) CCAA
7 5 (5.49%) Degree
8 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.20%) MCSA
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.10%) CCNP
10 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 41 (45.05%) XenApp
2 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (31.87%) XenDesktop
4 23 (25.27%) Hyper-V
5 22 (24.18%) Active Directory
6 21 (23.08%) XenServer
7 7 (7.69%) vSphere
8 5 (5.49%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.40%) MetaFrame
10 3 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.10%) vCloud
12 1 (1.10%) KVM
12 1 (1.10%) Gluster
12 1 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (16.48%) XenMobile
2 5 (5.49%) SCCM
3 2 (2.20%) DameWare
3 2 (2.20%) WSUS
4 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.10%) SCOM
4 1 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (67.03%) VMware
2 44 (48.35%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.78%) HP
4 16 (17.58%) AppSense
5 13 (14.29%) Cisco
6 9 (9.89%) EMC
6 9 (9.89%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.79%) IBM
8 7 (7.69%) Dell
8 7 (7.69%) F5
9 6 (6.59%) Oracle
10 5 (5.49%) Fujitsu
11 4 (4.40%) NetApp
12 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.20%) Interwoven
13 1 (1.10%) Informatica
13 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
13 1 (1.10%) Symantec
13 1 (1.10%) Blue Coat