The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 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 Merseyside region.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 52 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 14 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.20% 3.57% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 8.05% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 48
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
297 261 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.70% 44.31% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 247 225 325
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Citrix
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Merseyside

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Citrix
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Liverpool -4 14 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 21 (63.64%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) XenDesktop
5 15 (45.45%) XenApp
6 14 (42.42%) SCCM
6 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
6 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (33.33%) ITIL
7 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) Cisco
9 9 (27.27%) HP
9 9 (27.27%) SAN
9 9 (27.27%) MCDST
9 9 (27.27%) XenServer
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) Finance
10 8 (24.24%) IIS
11 7 (21.21%) Web Services
11 7 (21.21%) MCP
11 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
11 7 (21.21%) LANDesk
11 7 (21.21%) vSphere
12 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (15.15%) Blackberry

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Lync
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
3 3 (9.09%) NAS
3 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Informix
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.12%) Firmware
3 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.06%) Celerra
4 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (9.09%) Android
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
2 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Process Management
3 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.03%) MOF
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Business Development
6 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (27.27%) MCDST
3 7 (21.21%) MCP
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (15.15%) MCTS
4 5 (15.15%) MCITP
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 4 (12.12%) MCSA
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.09%) NCIE
7 2 (6.06%) VCAP
7 2 (6.06%) VCDX
7 2 (6.06%) NCDA
7 2 (6.06%) CCEE
7 2 (6.06%) CCIA
7 2 (6.06%) HP AIS
7 2 (6.06%) HP MASE
7 2 (6.06%) MCSE
8 1 (3.03%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) XenDesktop
3 15 (45.45%) XenApp
4 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (27.27%) XenServer
6 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
7 7 (21.21%) vSphere
8 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
9 3 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) OVSD
3 2 (6.06%) OpenView
3 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) VMware
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco
3 9 (27.27%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) LANDesk
5 5 (15.15%) NetApp
5 5 (15.15%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Mitel
7 2 (6.06%) Reuters
7 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Sage
8 1 (3.03%) BMC
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
8 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.03%) 3PAR