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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 169 211 213
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 84 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.15% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.95% 1.65% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 16 38
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £38,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +5.88%
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
1697 1577 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.31% 22.88% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1337 1618
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +48 64 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Cheshire -5 12 £34,500 +7.81%
Cumbria - 5 £62,500 -
Merseyside -12 2 £53,750 -2.27%
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 121 (98.37%) Citrix
2 103 (83.74%) VMware
3 95 (77.24%) CCA
4 88 (71.54%) Windows
5 81 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 65 (52.85%) Microsoft
7 63 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (47.97%) XenApp
9 55 (44.72%) Hyper-V
9 55 (44.72%) XenDesktop
10 51 (41.46%) Active Directory
11 49 (39.84%) ITIL
12 42 (34.15%) MS Excel
12 42 (34.15%) MCITP
13 35 (28.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 35 (28.46%) MCTS
14 34 (27.64%) Cisco
14 34 (27.64%) NetApp
15 33 (26.83%) SAN
16 31 (25.20%) Finance
17 29 (23.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (21.95%) MCSE
19 25 (20.33%) MS Exchange
20 24 (19.51%) XenServer
20 24 (19.51%) NetScaler
21 23 (18.70%) NAS
22 22 (17.89%) Change Management
22 22 (17.89%) vSphere
23 21 (17.07%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (20.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.07%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (3.25%) TPMS
7 3 (2.44%) Lync
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (34.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (26.83%) SAN
2 24 (19.51%) NetScaler
3 23 (18.70%) NAS
4 12 (9.76%) DHCP
4 12 (9.76%) DNS
5 7 (5.69%) LAN
5 7 (5.69%) WAN
6 6 (4.88%) Firewall
7 4 (3.25%) VLAN
7 4 (3.25%) SMS
8 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MSI
General
1 31 (25.20%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Retail
2 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.69%) Greek Language
3 7 (5.69%) Polish Language
4 3 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (35.77%) Support Engineer
2 26 (21.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Citrix Support
3 18 (14.63%) Windows Support Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Server Support Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Windows Server Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Server Support
4 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Server Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (11.38%) Consultant
6 14 (11.38%) Analyst
7 12 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.32%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Service Analyst
11 7 (5.69%) Citrix Consultant
11 7 (5.69%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (5.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.63%) Celerra
4 2 (1.63%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.63%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 88 (71.54%) Windows
2 29 (23.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (15.45%) Windows 2000
4 17 (13.82%) VMS
5 14 (11.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.69%) AIX
6 7 (5.69%) Linux
7 5 (4.07%) UNIX
7 5 (4.07%) Solaris
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.84%) ITIL
2 22 (17.89%) Change Management
3 17 (13.82%) Change Control
4 14 (11.38%) Service Management
5 12 (9.76%) Migration
6 11 (8.94%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.69%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.25%) Load Balancing
11 2 (1.63%) Project Management
11 2 (1.63%) Line Management
12 1 (0.81%) Mentoring
12 1 (0.81%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (77.24%) CCA
2 63 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (34.15%) MCITP
4 35 (28.46%) MCTS
4 35 (28.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (21.95%) MCSE
6 21 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (16.26%) CCNA
8 15 (12.20%) MCSA
9 14 (11.38%) MCP
9 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
10 10 (8.13%) NCIE
11 9 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (6.50%) CCEA
13 7 (5.69%) CCIA
14 6 (4.88%) CCEE
14 6 (4.88%) NCDA
15 5 (4.07%) MCSD
15 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
16 3 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (47.97%) XenApp
3 55 (44.72%) Hyper-V
3 55 (44.72%) XenDesktop
4 51 (41.46%) Active Directory
5 24 (19.51%) XenServer
6 22 (17.89%) vSphere
7 20 (16.26%) VMware ESX
8 19 (15.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (5.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.44%) NFS
11 2 (1.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (16.26%) SCCM
2 15 (12.20%) SCOM
3 8 (6.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.81%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 121 (98.37%) Citrix
2 103 (83.74%) VMware
3 65 (52.85%) Microsoft
4 34 (27.64%) Cisco
4 34 (27.64%) NetApp
5 11 (8.94%) AppSense
6 9 (7.32%) Fujitsu
7 8 (6.50%) Symantec
7 8 (6.50%) McAfee
7 8 (6.50%) Sophos
8 5 (4.07%) HP
9 4 (3.25%) Veeam
9 4 (3.25%) Juniper
10 3 (2.44%) Reuters
10 3 (2.44%) Bloomberg
10 3 (2.44%) Oracle
11 2 (1.63%) Dell
11 2 (1.63%) EMC
12 1 (0.81%) Avaya
12 1 (0.81%) Lotus
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