The table below looks at the statistics for Citrix Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 174 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +10
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 87 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 0.41% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 1.79% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 81 19 35
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
Citrix Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1692 1568 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.01% 22.90% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1327 1594
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Citrix Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Citrix Certification Salary Trend in the North West

Citrix Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Citrix Certification Salary Histogram in the North West

Citrix Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester +36 69 £33,500 -25.55% 7
Cheshire -2 12 £34,500 +7.81% 1
Merseyside -3 3 £52,500 -19.23%
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 - 1
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification.

1 120 (98.36%) Citrix
2 101 (82.79%) VMware
3 93 (76.23%) CCA
4 86 (70.49%) Windows
5 79 (64.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 63 (51.64%) Microsoft
7 61 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (49.18%) XenApp
9 56 (45.90%) XenDesktop
10 54 (44.26%) Hyper-V
11 50 (40.98%) Active Directory
12 49 (40.16%) ITIL
13 43 (35.25%) MCITP
14 42 (34.43%) MS Excel
15 35 (28.69%) Cisco
16 34 (27.87%) NetApp
16 34 (27.87%) MCTS
17 33 (27.05%) Finance
18 32 (26.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 31 (25.41%) SAN
20 29 (23.77%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
21 25 (20.49%) MS Exchange
22 24 (19.67%) MCSE
22 24 (19.67%) XenServer
22 24 (19.67%) NetScaler
23 23 (18.85%) vSphere
24 22 (18.03%) NAS
24 22 (18.03%) Change Management
25 21 (17.21%) Cisco Certification

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (20.49%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.46%) Lync
5 3 (2.46%) TPMS
5 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (34.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.41%) SAN
2 24 (19.67%) NetScaler
3 22 (18.03%) NAS
4 12 (9.84%) DHCP
4 12 (9.84%) DNS
5 8 (6.56%) LAN
5 8 (6.56%) WAN
6 6 (4.92%) Firewall
7 4 (3.28%) SMS
8 3 (2.46%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.64%) VLAN
9 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MSI
General
1 33 (27.05%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.02%) Retail
4 8 (6.56%) Greek Language
4 8 (6.56%) Polish Language
5 3 (2.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (36.89%) Support Engineer
2 25 (20.49%) Citrix Engineer
3 18 (14.75%) Citrix Support
3 18 (14.75%) Windows Support Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) Server Support Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) Windows Server Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) Server Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) Server Support
5 15 (12.30%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (12.30%) Consultant
6 14 (11.48%) Analyst
7 12 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.38%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) Service Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (4.92%) Citrix Consultant
13 5 (4.10%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.46%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.64%) Celerra
3 2 (1.64%) EqualLogic
3 2 (1.64%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 86 (70.49%) Windows
2 29 (23.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (15.57%) Windows 2000
4 17 (13.93%) VMS
5 16 (13.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.74%) Linux
7 4 (3.28%) AIX
7 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.64%) Solaris
8 2 (1.64%) UNIX
8 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.16%) ITIL
2 22 (18.03%) Change Management
3 17 (13.93%) Change Control
4 14 (11.48%) Service Management
5 12 (9.84%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.38%) Migration
7 8 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.92%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.46%) Load Balancing
12 2 (1.64%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (1.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (76.23%) CCA
2 61 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (35.25%) MCITP
4 34 (27.87%) MCTS
5 32 (26.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (19.67%) MCSE
7 21 (17.21%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (15.57%) CCNA
9 15 (12.30%) MCSA
10 13 (10.66%) MCP
10 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
11 10 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (8.20%) NCIE
12 9 (7.38%) CCEE
12 9 (7.38%) CCIA
13 6 (4.92%) CCEA
13 6 (4.92%) NCDA
14 3 (2.46%) VCP5
14 3 (2.46%) CCAA
14 3 (2.46%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (64.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (49.18%) XenApp
3 56 (45.90%) XenDesktop
4 54 (44.26%) Hyper-V
5 50 (40.98%) Active Directory
6 24 (19.67%) XenServer
7 23 (18.85%) vSphere
8 20 (16.39%) VMware ESX
9 19 (15.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.46%) NFS
12 2 (1.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (16.39%) SCCM
2 15 (12.30%) SCOM
3 7 (5.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 120 (98.36%) Citrix
2 101 (82.79%) VMware
3 63 (51.64%) Microsoft
4 35 (28.69%) Cisco
5 34 (27.87%) NetApp
6 12 (9.84%) AppSense
7 11 (9.02%) Fujitsu
8 7 (5.74%) HP
8 7 (5.74%) Symantec
8 7 (5.74%) McAfee
8 7 (5.74%) Sophos
9 5 (4.10%) Veeam
9 5 (4.10%) Juniper
10 3 (2.46%) Oracle
10 3 (2.46%) Reuters
10 3 (2.46%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.64%) Dell
11 2 (1.64%) EMC
12 1 (0.82%) IBM
12 1 (0.82%) Avaya
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The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR & other b
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago