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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certification
Rank 196 229 202
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -27
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 35 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.41% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 1.60% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 32
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -8.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
1492 1816 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.79% 25.84% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1494 1340
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,696 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +19 21 £37,500 +12.78%
Merseyside -2 8 £60,000 +48.14%
Cheshire +25 3 - -
Lancashire - 2 £25,000 -
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
3 42 (68.85%) Windows
4 40 (65.57%) CCA
5 37 (60.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
6 36 (59.02%) Windows Server
7 35 (57.38%) VMware
8 33 (54.10%) XenApp
9 28 (45.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (42.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (39.34%) ITIL
12 21 (34.43%) XenDesktop
13 20 (32.79%) MCSE
14 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
15 17 (27.87%) NetApp
16 16 (26.23%) MCSA
16 16 (26.23%) SQL
16 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (24.59%) NetScaler
18 14 (22.95%) vSphere
18 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
19 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
19 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
19 13 (21.31%) MCITP
19 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
20 12 (19.67%) XenMobile
20 12 (19.67%) Finance
20 12 (19.67%) MCP
20 12 (19.67%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) IaaS
1 2 (3.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) NetScaler
2 12 (19.67%) VPN
3 9 (14.75%) DNS
3 9 (14.75%) SAN
4 7 (11.48%) DHCP
5 5 (8.20%) Firewall
5 5 (8.20%) VoIP
6 4 (6.56%) DMZ
6 4 (6.56%) VLAN
7 3 (4.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.64%) Internet
8 1 (1.64%) LAN
8 1 (1.64%) SSL
8 1 (1.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (31.15%) Citrix Engineer
3 18 (29.51%) IT Engineer
4 14 (22.95%) Analyst
4 14 (22.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Service Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (11.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Banking Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Support Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Service Desk Support
7 7 (11.48%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Blackberry
2 7 (11.48%) iPad
2 7 (11.48%) iPhone
2 7 (11.48%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.92%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Wiki
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.64%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Windows Server
3 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.39%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL V3
3 7 (11.48%) Service Management
3 7 (11.48%) Wealth Management
4 6 (9.84%) High Availability
4 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Change Control
7 3 (4.92%) Change Management
7 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.92%) Line Management
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Presales
7 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.28%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (3.28%) Project Management
8 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (65.57%) CCA
2 37 (60.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (42.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (32.79%) MCSE
5 16 (26.23%) MCSA
6 13 (21.31%) MCITP
7 12 (19.67%) MCP
8 11 (18.03%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (16.39%) Degree
9 10 (16.39%) MCTS
10 7 (11.48%) MCDST
10 7 (11.48%) NCDA
11 6 (9.84%) CCAA
11 6 (9.84%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (8.20%) CCNA
12 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (4.92%) CCEE
13 3 (4.92%) VCP5
14 1 (1.64%) CCIA
14 1 (1.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
2 33 (54.10%) XenApp
3 28 (45.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (34.43%) XenDesktop
5 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
6 14 (22.95%) vSphere
7 10 (16.39%) XenServer
8 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) XenMobile
2 7 (11.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.28%) EdgeSight
3 2 (3.28%) Nagios
3 2 (3.28%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.64%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Citrix
2 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
3 35 (57.38%) VMware
4 17 (27.87%) NetApp
5 9 (14.75%) Remedy
6 8 (13.11%) AppSense
7 7 (11.48%) Cisco
7 7 (11.48%) Intel Security
7 7 (11.48%) Symantec
8 6 (9.84%) HP
9 2 (3.28%) Veeam
10 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.64%) Avaya
10 1 (1.64%) Axway
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Sophos