The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 25 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 Essex region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 20 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 98 117 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.16% 10.56% 6.87%
As % of the Vendors category 15.26% 20.86% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 89 106 67
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
642 561 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 53.46% 50.63% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 558 496 538
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Citrix
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Essex

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Essex

Citrix
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Colchester +20 50 £46,500 -28.46%
Brentwood -3 7 £32,000 -28.88%
Basildon +11 6 - -
Chelmsford -3 6 £35,000 -26.31%
Harlow 0 5 £42,500 -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 182 (78.45%) Windows
2 121 (52.16%) XenApp
3 109 (46.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (36.21%) ITIL
5 80 (34.48%) MS Exchange
6 65 (28.02%) Active Directory
7 64 (27.59%) NetApp
8 62 (26.72%) VMware
9 60 (25.86%) Problem Management
10 56 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 48 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 48 (20.69%) ITSM
12 42 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2010
13 40 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
14 39 (16.81%) SAN
14 39 (16.81%) SQL
14 39 (16.81%) assyst
15 37 (15.95%) Incident Management
16 36 (15.52%) MS Excel
17 34 (14.66%) Finance
18 33 (14.22%) Law
19 32 (13.79%) ITIL V3
20 31 (13.36%) MS Office
20 31 (13.36%) EMC
20 31 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (12.93%) DNS
21 30 (12.93%) Service Management
21 30 (12.93%) Service Delivery
22 29 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 29 (12.50%) Oracle

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 80 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 42 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (8.62%) Documentum
4 20 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (8.62%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.59%) IIS
7 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.36%) MS Office
3 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (16.81%) assyst
2 14 (6.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (3.45%) Magento
3 8 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) SaaS
1 3 (1.29%) PaaS
1 3 (1.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.81%) SAN
2 30 (12.93%) DNS
3 23 (9.91%) Firewall
4 15 (6.47%) VoIP
5 13 (5.60%) VPN
6 11 (4.74%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.74%) Network Security
7 10 (4.31%) DHCP
8 8 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (2.59%) VLAN
9 6 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.59%) IP Telephony
9 6 (2.59%) OSPF
9 6 (2.59%) BGP
10 5 (2.16%) NetScreen
10 5 (2.16%) BIG-IP
10 5 (2.16%) LDAP
10 5 (2.16%) LAN
10 5 (2.16%) DMVPN
10 5 (2.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.74%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.86%) MS Access
General
1 34 (14.66%) Finance
2 33 (14.22%) Law
3 8 (3.45%) Marketing
4 5 (2.16%) Publishing
4 5 (2.16%) Banking
5 3 (1.29%) Legal
6 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (22.84%) Citrix Engineer
2 49 (21.12%) Analyst
3 36 (15.52%) Problem Manager
3 36 (15.52%) Citrix Support
4 23 (9.91%) Support Analyst
4 23 (9.91%) Release Manager
5 19 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (7.33%) Team Leader
6 17 (7.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 16 (6.90%) Service Analyst
7 16 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.47%) Service Desk Analyst
9 14 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.03%) Desktop Support
10 13 (5.60%) Citrix Support Analyst
11 12 (5.17%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 12 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (4.31%) ITIL Manager
12 10 (4.31%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (4.31%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.07%) .NET
2 17 (7.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.03%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.17%) Thin Client
2 12 (5.17%) Fat Client
3 4 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (0.86%) FlexPod
5 2 (0.86%) iPad
5 2 (0.86%) Clustering
5 2 (0.86%) PMI
6 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 182 (78.45%) Windows
2 109 (46.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.47%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.03%) Linux
7 8 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.02%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.29%) UNIX
10 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.86%) CentOS
10 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.86%) Android
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.21%) ITIL
2 60 (25.86%) Problem Management
3 48 (20.69%) ITSM
4 37 (15.95%) Incident Management
5 32 (13.79%) ITIL V3
6 30 (12.93%) Service Management
6 30 (12.93%) Service Delivery
7 24 (10.34%) Release Management
8 23 (9.91%) Capacity Management
9 22 (9.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 21 (9.05%) Configuration Management
11 20 (8.62%) Business Analysis
12 19 (8.19%) Process Management
13 14 (6.03%) ITIL V2
14 13 (5.60%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.17%) Change Control
16 10 (4.31%) CRM
17 9 (3.88%) Risk Management
17 9 (3.88%) Performance Management
17 9 (3.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.81%) SQL
2 28 (12.07%) Java
3 24 (10.34%) VB
4 20 (8.62%) ABAP
5 17 (7.33%) VBA
5 17 (7.33%) VB.NET
5 17 (7.33%) C#
6 12 (5.17%) VBScript
6 12 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (0.86%) Perl
8 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.78%) Degree
3 16 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (5.60%) MCSE
5 12 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (4.31%) MCITP
7 8 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.59%) CCNP
8 6 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.16%) CCSE
9 5 (2.16%) CCA
9 5 (2.16%) MCP
10 4 (1.72%) MCSA
11 3 (1.29%) CCEA
12 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.86%) VCDX
12 2 (0.86%) NCDA
12 2 (0.86%) NCIE
12 2 (0.86%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.02%) COBIT
2 7 (3.02%) SLA
System Software
1 121 (52.16%) XenApp
2 65 (28.02%) Active Directory
3 31 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (5.17%) vSphere
6 10 (4.31%) Hyper-V
7 8 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 7 (3.02%) Terminal Server
8 7 (3.02%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.29%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.86%) XenServer
10 2 (0.86%) NFS
11 1 (0.43%) Xen
11 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (5.17%) SCCM
2 3 (1.29%) SCOM
3 2 (0.86%) Legato
3 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 64 (27.59%) NetApp
2 62 (26.72%) VMware
3 56 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 31 (13.36%) EMC
5 29 (12.50%) Oracle
6 28 (12.07%) SAP
7 22 (9.48%) Cisco
8 15 (6.47%) Remedy
9 8 (3.45%) JD Edwards
9 8 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.59%) Juniper
10 6 (2.59%) Dell
11 5 (2.16%) Symantec
11 5 (2.16%) Infoblox
11 5 (2.16%) Imperva
11 5 (2.16%) F5
11 5 (2.16%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.29%) HP
13 3 (1.29%) IBM