The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 55 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.78% 7.13% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 12.73% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 33 14
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Citrix
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 267 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 33.33% 55.97% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 118 232 150
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Citrix
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Leicester

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCA
3 1 (12.50%) CCEE
3 1 (12.50%) CCAA
3 1 (12.50%) CCIA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper