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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 83 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 28 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.87% 1.83% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 4.26% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £29,019
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +11.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,600 £28,707
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,207
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
546 611 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.40% 42.94% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 345 384 333
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 55 (83.33%) Windows
2 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 38 (57.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (53.03%) Finance
4 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (51.52%) VMware
6 33 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
7 28 (42.42%) XenApp
8 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
9 22 (33.33%) DNS
10 20 (30.30%) HP
11 19 (28.79%) MCSE
11 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
12 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (22.73%) NetScaler
14 14 (21.21%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (19.70%) XenDesktop
16 11 (16.67%) MetaFrame
16 11 (16.67%) Windows 2000
17 10 (15.15%) CCA
17 10 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
18 8 (12.12%) MCITP
18 8 (12.12%) Clustering
18 8 (12.12%) AppSense
18 8 (12.12%) IBM
19 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
20 6 (9.09%) XenServer
20 6 (9.09%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Lync
3 2 (3.03%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) DNS
2 15 (22.73%) NetScaler
3 6 (9.09%) WAN
4 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.55%) VLAN
5 3 (4.55%) LAN
5 3 (4.55%) WLAN
5 3 (4.55%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) Firewall
6 2 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) MySQL
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Consultant
2 14 (21.21%) Server Support
2 14 (21.21%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Citrix Specialist
3 10 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (15.15%) Wintel Specialist
3 10 (15.15%) Wintel Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Server Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Citrix Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support
9 4 (6.06%) Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) Wiki
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (83.33%) Windows
2 38 (57.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.21%) Windows 2000 Server
5 11 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.09%) Linux
8 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.03%) UNIX
10 1 (1.52%) Solaris
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.58%) ITIL
2 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.03%) Fund Management
3 2 (3.03%) Network Architecture
4 1 (1.52%) Line Management
4 1 (1.52%) Coaching
4 1 (1.52%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
4 1 (1.52%) Facility Management
4 1 (1.52%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.52%) Change Management
4 1 (1.52%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) C++
2 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (28.79%) MCSE
3 10 (15.15%) CCA
3 10 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (12.12%) MCITP
5 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.55%) Degree
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
1 28 (42.42%) XenApp
2 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) XenDesktop
4 11 (16.67%) MetaFrame
5 6 (9.09%) XenServer
6 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.55%) vSphere
9 1 (1.52%) Gluster
9 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.52%) KVM
9 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) SCCM
1 3 (4.55%) SCOM
1 3 (4.55%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 34 (51.52%) VMware
3 20 (30.30%) HP
4 8 (12.12%) IBM
4 8 (12.12%) AppSense
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco
6 4 (6.06%) EMC
6 4 (6.06%) NetApp
7 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.55%) Dell
7 3 (4.55%) F5
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle
8 1 (1.52%) Lotus
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