The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 182 176 190
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.080% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 2.39% 1.00% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £21,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.87% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -13.33%
MetaFrame
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
461 301 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.92% 8.00% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 400 265 323
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MetaFrame
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MetaFrame Salary Trend in Manchester

MetaFrame
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Stockport -5 6 £21,500 -44.87%
MetaFrame
North West

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 13 (68.42%) XenApp
3 13 (68.42%) Office 365
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
3 13 (68.42%) UNIX
3 13 (68.42%) EMC
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) MS Office
5 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
6 8 (42.11%) AppSense
6 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
6 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (42.11%) QA
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) SAN
6 8 (42.11%) Solaris
6 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (42.11%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Symantec
8 5 (26.32%) McAfee
8 5 (26.32%) VMware

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (26.32%) IBM Notes
1 5 (26.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Ingres
General
1 4 (21.05%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Solaris
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 13 (68.42%) XenApp
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) EMC
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (42.11%) AppSense
5 5 (26.32%) Kaspersky
5 5 (26.32%) Symantec
5 5 (26.32%) McAfee
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Lotus