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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 630 617 591
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 2 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.070% 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 0.044% 0.70% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 23
Average salary £55,000 £40,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.96% +63.00%
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
4569 4881 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.29% 10.04% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3994 4200 3599
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 28 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (61.54%) XenApp
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
7 6 (46.15%) Banking
7 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 6 (46.15%) VBScript
8 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
9 4 (30.77%) NetApp
9 4 (30.77%) HP
9 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
9 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 3 (23.08%) vSphere
10 3 (23.08%) SCCM
10 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (23.08%) WSUS
10 3 (23.08%) Altiris
10 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
1 2 (15.38%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 6 (46.15%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) XenApp
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) WSUS
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Altiris
6 2 (15.38%) EMC
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 1 (7.69%) CommVault
7 1 (7.69%) Lotus
7 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.69%) AppSense
7 1 (7.69%) F5