The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 851 834 810
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -24
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 9 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.060% 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 0.079% 0.55% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 50 52
Average salary £36,250 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,027 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -5.63%
MetaFrame
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11431 11924 10388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.15% 10.84% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9567 9939 8911
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MetaFrame across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in England

MetaFrame
Salary Trend in England

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

MetaFrame Salary Trend in England

MetaFrame
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MetaFrame across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

MetaFrame Salary Histogram in England

MetaFrame
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
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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
West Midlands -14 3 £35,000 -
South East +26 2 £58,750 +66.66%
East of England +8 2 £22,000 -61.73%
London -13 2 £55,000 +34.96%
MetaFrame
UK

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) XenApp
5 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
9 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
9 7 (29.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (29.17%) Symantec
10 6 (25.00%) Lotus
10 6 (25.00%) VBScript
10 6 (25.00%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) Banking
11 5 (20.83%) AS400
11 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.83%) vSphere
11 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (20.83%) Windows 2000
11 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
11 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
11 5 (20.83%) SLA
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco
11 5 (20.83%) JD Edwards
11 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) Lync
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.17%) Multicast
5 1 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.17%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (16.67%) Administrator
1 4 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) AS400
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 2000
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Process Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) People Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) Server Building
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) XenApp
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) vSphere
5 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
4 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) Symantec
5 6 (25.00%) Lotus
6 5 (20.83%) JD Edwards
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 4 (16.67%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) Altiris
9 2 (8.33%) Dell
9 2 (8.33%) EMC
9 2 (8.33%) Intel
10 1 (4.17%) CommVault
10 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
10 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
10 1 (4.17%) F5
10 1 (4.17%) AppSense