The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 798 761 793
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +32
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 71 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.067% 0.071%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.67% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 60
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £35,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.63% -16.66%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11666 10189 10717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.67% 10.03% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9725 8719 9303
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
MetaFrame
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
London -33 36 £41,500 +66.00% 1
North West +7 12 £33,027 -17.43%
East of England -9 7 £57,500 +76.92%
South East -23 5 £35,250 +0.71% 2
South West - 4 £25,000 - 4
Yorkshire -29 3 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 1 £35,000 -7.28%
MetaFrame
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MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Citrix
2 122 (97.60%) Windows
3 93 (74.40%) Active Directory
4 85 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 79 (63.20%) Microsoft
6 73 (58.40%) VMware
7 72 (57.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 69 (55.20%) MS Exchange
9 59 (47.20%) XenApp
10 57 (45.60%) LAN
10 57 (45.60%) WAN
11 56 (44.80%) ITIL
11 56 (44.80%) Cisco
12 48 (38.40%) DNS
12 48 (38.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (35.20%) TCP/IP
14 41 (32.80%) DHCP
15 39 (31.20%) Firewall
16 38 (30.40%) Finance
17 36 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2003
18 32 (25.60%) SAN
19 31 (24.80%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (24.00%) HP
20 30 (24.00%) MS Office
20 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
21 29 (23.20%) VMware ESX
21 29 (23.20%) Exchange Server 2010
21 29 (23.20%) Exchange Server 2007
22 28 (22.40%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (21.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 69 (55.20%) MS Exchange
2 36 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (23.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (23.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (21.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (15.20%) SharePoint
6 13 (10.40%) IIS
7 3 (2.40%) Apache
8 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.60%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (24.00%) MS Office
2 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Office 365
2 9 (7.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (45.60%) LAN
1 57 (45.60%) WAN
2 48 (38.40%) DNS
3 44 (35.20%) TCP/IP
4 41 (32.80%) DHCP
5 39 (31.20%) Firewall
6 32 (25.60%) SAN
7 25 (20.00%) VPN
8 19 (15.20%) IP Telephony
9 7 (5.60%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (4.80%) Ethernet
10 6 (4.80%) Wireless
10 6 (4.80%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (4.00%) DSL
11 5 (4.00%) Internet
12 4 (3.20%) SMTP
12 4 (3.20%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.20%) NetScaler
13 3 (2.40%) BGP
13 3 (2.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 38 (30.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) French Language
2 6 (4.80%) German Language
3 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Analyst
2 28 (22.40%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 19 (15.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (15.20%) Service Analyst
5 12 (9.60%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 10 (8.00%) Server Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) IT Support
9 5 (4.00%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Team Leader
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) WSH
2 1 (0.80%) COM
2 1 (0.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) Blackberry
2 24 (19.20%) Client/Server
3 12 (9.60%) Thin Client
3 12 (9.60%) Fat Client
4 10 (8.00%) Hedge funds
4 10 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.40%) Clustering
6 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.80%) PDA
7 5 (4.00%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.40%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 122 (97.60%) Windows
2 85 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 72 (57.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (24.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (16.00%) Linux
6 19 (15.20%) Windows 2000
7 16 (12.80%) Windows 7
8 13 (10.40%) Solaris
9 11 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (8.80%) Windows XP
10 9 (7.20%) UNIX
11 7 (5.60%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (4.80%) Windows NT
12 6 (4.80%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.80%) ITIL
2 22 (17.60%) Project Management
3 21 (16.80%) PRINCE
4 14 (11.20%) Service Delivery
5 13 (10.40%) Incident Management
5 13 (10.40%) BCP
6 11 (8.80%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.20%) Change Control
7 9 (7.20%) Service Management
8 8 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (6.40%) Migration
8 8 (6.40%) Asset Management
8 8 (6.40%) Time Management
8 8 (6.40%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.60%) Change Management
10 6 (4.80%) Software Deployment
11 5 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (4.00%) Business Continuity
12 3 (2.40%) Mobile Device Management
13 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.40%) SQL
2 10 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.00%) VB
4 3 (2.40%) Java
5 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.80%) Perl
5 1 (0.80%) VBScript
5 1 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (16.00%) Degree
3 15 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (11.20%) MCSE
5 8 (6.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (5.60%) CCA
7 5 (4.00%) MCITP
7 5 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (4.00%) CCNA
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.20%) MCSA
8 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.80%) RHCA
9 1 (0.80%) RHCE
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) QA
2 7 (5.60%) SLA
3 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (74.40%) Active Directory
2 59 (47.20%) XenApp
3 48 (38.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (23.20%) VMware ESX
5 26 (20.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (14.40%) Terminal Services
7 14 (11.20%) XenDesktop
8 11 (8.80%) Hyper-V
8 11 (8.80%) vSphere
9 10 (8.00%) XenServer
10 3 (2.40%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.60%) UAG
12 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (13.60%) Backup Exec
3 9 (7.20%) WSUS
3 9 (7.20%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.80%) SCCM
4 6 (4.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (4.80%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.40%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.60%) SCOM
7 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Citrix
2 79 (63.20%) Microsoft
3 73 (58.40%) VMware
4 56 (44.80%) Cisco
5 30 (24.00%) HP
6 26 (20.80%) Symantec
6 26 (20.80%) Dell
7 23 (18.40%) NetApp
8 21 (16.80%) EMC
9 11 (8.80%) Reuters
9 11 (8.80%) Bloomberg
9 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
10 10 (8.00%) Altiris
11 8 (6.40%) AppSense
12 7 (5.60%) Apple
13 6 (4.80%) IBM
13 6 (4.80%) Veritas
13 6 (4.80%) Avaya
13 6 (4.80%) Oracle
13 6 (4.80%) SonicWALL
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