The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Leicester region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 56 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 6 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.09% 5.14% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 8.48% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 13
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
210 224 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.32% 60.54% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 180 189 181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
Leicestershire

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 28 July 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) XenApp
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 13 (59.09%) DNS
5 13 (59.09%) vSphere
6 12 (54.55%) SAN
7 11 (50.00%) HP
7 11 (50.00%) Dell
7 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (50.00%) NetScaler
8 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (45.45%) SCCM
8 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
8 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (40.91%) Problem Management
9 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (40.91%) IIS
9 9 (40.91%) Linux
10 8 (36.36%) VBScript

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (40.91%) IIS
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) Site Server
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 13 (59.09%) DNS
3 12 (54.55%) SAN
4 11 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 7 (31.82%) Internet
6 6 (27.27%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
8 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) DHCP
8 3 (13.64%) FTP
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (4.55%) VPN
10 1 (4.55%) WLAN
10 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (4.55%) PABX
10 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Thin Client
2 5 (22.73%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Problem Management
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 8 (36.36%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) CEH
2 2 (9.09%) MCTS
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
2 2 (9.09%) GWAPT
2 2 (9.09%) GPEN
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) GCIA
2 2 (9.09%) GSEC
2 2 (9.09%) GCFW
2 2 (9.09%) GCWN
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCEE
3 1 (4.55%) CCAA
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) XenApp
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 13 (59.09%) vSphere
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.55%) XenServer
7 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 8 (36.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) HP
3 11 (50.00%) Dell
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco
5 7 (31.82%) Altiris
6 3 (13.64%) NetApp
7 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper