The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 Knutsford 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 18 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 11 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 8.59% 1.65% 9.13%
As % of the Vendors category 21.57% 4.41% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 19
Average salary £34,500 £22,250 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.05% -56.79%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 68 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 39.84% 37.36% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 120
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
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Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Citrix
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Knutsford

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) MCITP
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (68.75%) Migration
4 11 (68.75%) MCSE
4 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
5 9 (56.25%) Application Packaging
6 8 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) MSI
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) CCA
9 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 4 (25.00%) SMS
9 4 (25.00%) VMS
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Change Management
9 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (25.00%) Change Control
9 4 (25.00%) MCTS
9 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (25.00%) SCCM
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 2 (12.50%) CA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SMS
2 2 (12.50%) DSL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MSI
2 2 (12.50%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Coordinator
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Server Support
3 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Application Packaging
2 2 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (25.00%) VMS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (93.75%) MCITP
2 11 (68.75%) MCSE
3 8 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (25.00%) CCA
4 4 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell