The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 38 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 33 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.62% 6.32% 3.97%
As % of the Vendors category 12.36% 14.15% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 19
Average salary £38,000 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,150 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £44,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Citrix
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
267 205 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.49% 44.66% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 225 170 192
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Citrix
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Lancashire

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Citrix
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(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
Chorley +5 11 £43,000 +14.66%
Blackpool - 8 £18,500 -
Preston -11 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Colne - 1 £31,000 -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 44 (93.62%) Windows
2 38 (80.85%) VMware
3 33 (70.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (55.32%) Windows XP
5 20 (42.55%) Juniper
5 20 (42.55%) Migration
5 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
6 19 (40.43%) Office 365
6 19 (40.43%) Cisco
7 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
8 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
9 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
10 12 (25.53%) Finance
10 12 (25.53%) Firewall
11 10 (21.28%) HP
12 9 (19.15%) Wireless
13 8 (17.02%) Windows 8
13 8 (17.02%) vSphere
13 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
13 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
13 8 (17.02%) Project Management
13 8 (17.02%) ITIL
14 7 (14.89%) MS Office
14 7 (14.89%) SAN
14 7 (14.89%) Windows Vista
15 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
15 6 (12.77%) Linux
15 6 (12.77%) VPN
16 5 (10.64%) Replication
16 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (8.51%) Lync
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) Wireless
3 7 (14.89%) SAN
4 6 (12.77%) VPN
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (4.26%) DNS
6 2 (4.26%) OSPF
6 2 (4.26%) LAN
7 1 (2.13%) PBX
7 1 (2.13%) WLAN
7 1 (2.13%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) DHCP
7 1 (2.13%) FTP
7 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MS Access
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (14.89%) Junior
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (12.77%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (12.77%) Junior Project Manager
5 6 (12.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (12.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) IT Support
6 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) iPhone
3 2 (4.26%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) BYOD
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows XP
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 8
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Vista
5 6 (12.77%) Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Migration
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Project Management
3 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.38%) CRM
4 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.26%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Network Design
5 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Network Management
6 1 (2.13%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) MCITP
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) CCDP
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (70.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.02%) vSphere
4 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.38%) XenApp
7 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Juniper
3 19 (40.43%) Cisco
4 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
5 10 (21.28%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 2 (4.26%) NetApp
7 2 (4.26%) Sun
7 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.26%) WatchGuard
7 2 (4.26%) Avaya
7 2 (4.26%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) Nortel