The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 21 31 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.22% 2.78% 12.20%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 7.27% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Citrix
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 23.17% 38.19% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 45
Average salary £32,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Citrix
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Preston

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Nortel
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) PBX
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Draytek