The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 625 595 596
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 1 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.075% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.022% 0.73% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 24
Average salary £55,000 £38,250 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.79% +15.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,027 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -5.63%
MetaFrame
England

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

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4626 4793 4109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.36% 10.32% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4040 4124 3557
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MetaFrame across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in London

MetaFrame
Salary Trend in London

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

MetaFrame Salary Trend in London

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) VBScript
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (12.50%) HP SIM
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) CommVault
5 1 (12.50%) AppSense
5 1 (12.50%) Altiris
5 1 (12.50%) 3PAR