The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Preston region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 22 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.99% 4.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 9.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 37.31% 45.52% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 46
Average salary £33,750 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
Lancashire

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 28 July 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) A+ Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) A+ Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) MCSA
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) XenServer
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Nortel