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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 31 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.60% 2.94% 5.11%
As % of the Vendors category 10.20% 7.69% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £32,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,125 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -4.93%
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
49 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 35.25% 38.24% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 58
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Preston region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Preston

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) BYOD
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel