The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 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 Reading region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 64 39 61
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 78 122 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.28% 5.31% 3.49%
As % of the Vendors category 6.22% 10.20% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 67 106 73
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £68,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1254 1196 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.78% 52.07% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 864 908 920
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
Berkshire

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Citrix
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Reading

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Reading

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 94 (60.65%) VMware
2 90 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 77 (49.68%) Windows
4 70 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 70 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (31.61%) MS Excel
6 46 (29.68%) Hyper-V
6 46 (29.68%) XenDesktop
7 45 (29.03%) XenApp
8 43 (27.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 41 (26.45%) NetScaler
10 37 (23.87%) Cisco
10 37 (23.87%) Citrix Certification
11 32 (20.65%) vSphere
12 31 (20.00%) Linux
12 31 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 28 (18.06%) SQL Server
15 27 (17.42%) SQL
15 27 (17.42%) CCA
15 27 (17.42%) SCCM
16 26 (16.77%) HP
16 26 (16.77%) NetApp
17 25 (16.13%) AppSense
18 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (14.84%) MS Exchange
20 22 (14.19%) EMC
20 22 (14.19%) CCEE
21 20 (12.90%) IIS

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (14.84%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.90%) IIS
3 15 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (7.10%) Lync
6 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.87%) Apache
9 5 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.94%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (31.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.16%) Office 365
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.23%) IaaS
3 4 (2.58%) SaaS
4 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (26.45%) NetScaler
2 18 (11.61%) Firewall
3 16 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (9.03%) SAN
5 11 (7.10%) DNS
6 9 (5.81%) SSL
6 9 (5.81%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (5.16%) WAAS
8 6 (3.87%) DHCP
9 5 (3.23%) VLAN
10 4 (2.58%) IPv4
10 4 (2.58%) IPv6
10 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.58%) WAN
11 3 (1.94%) LAN
11 3 (1.94%) NAS
12 2 (1.29%) Network Security
12 2 (1.29%) VPN
13 1 (0.65%) LDAP
13 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.58%) MySQL
5 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) WinRunner
1 2 (1.29%) TestDirector
1 2 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.65%) Selenium
2 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 9 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.58%) Marketing
4 2 (1.29%) Electronics
4 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.65%) Military
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (38.71%) Consultant
2 37 (23.87%) Architect
3 18 (11.61%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (10.32%) Senior Consultant
5 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Consultant
5 15 (9.68%) Citrix Consultant
6 14 (9.03%) Citrix Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) Citrix Specialist
6 14 (9.03%) Senior Architect
7 11 (7.10%) FlexPod Consultant
8 10 (6.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 10 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (6.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (6.45%) Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
9 8 (5.16%) Storage Consultant
9 8 (5.16%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.52%) Citrix Support
10 7 (4.52%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.94%) .NET
3 2 (1.29%) SOAP
3 2 (1.29%) J2EE
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) FlexPod
2 13 (8.39%) Clustering
3 12 (7.74%) Fat Client
3 12 (7.74%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.58%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.58%) Celerra
6 2 (1.29%) Firmware
6 2 (1.29%) DTV
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) PMI
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 77 (49.68%) Windows
2 31 (20.00%) Linux
2 31 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (7.10%) UNIX
5 10 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.45%) SUSE
5 10 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 8 (5.16%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (4.52%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.87%) Solaris
9 4 (2.58%) HPUX
10 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.97%) ITIL
2 11 (7.10%) Load Balancing
3 10 (6.45%) Business Continuity
3 10 (6.45%) Migration
4 9 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (5.81%) Change Control
5 7 (4.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (1.94%) Service Management
6 3 (1.94%) Service Delivery
6 3 (1.94%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.29%) Software Architecture
7 2 (1.29%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (1.29%) Change Management
7 2 (1.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.29%) Programme Management
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (1.29%) Operations Management
7 2 (1.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (1.29%) Web Development
7 2 (1.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.42%) SQL
2 16 (10.32%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.45%) Ruby
3 10 (6.45%) Python
4 7 (4.52%) Perl
5 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.94%) VB
6 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.29%) VBScript
7 2 (1.29%) C#
7 2 (1.29%) Java
8 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.65%) C++
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (23.87%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 27 (17.42%) CCA
4 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (14.19%) CCEE
6 20 (12.90%) MCSE
7 19 (12.26%) NCDA
8 18 (11.61%) NCIE
9 16 (10.32%) VTSP
9 16 (10.32%) Security Cleared
10 14 (9.03%) VCAP
11 11 (7.10%) MCP
11 11 (7.10%) SC Cleared
11 11 (7.10%) MCITP
12 10 (6.45%) CCIA
12 10 (6.45%) MCTS
12 10 (6.45%) Linux+ Certification
13 8 (5.16%) VCDX
14 7 (4.52%) CCEA
15 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (45.16%) Active Directory
1 70 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (29.68%) Hyper-V
2 46 (29.68%) XenDesktop
3 45 (29.03%) XenApp
4 43 (27.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 32 (20.65%) vSphere
6 19 (12.26%) VMware ESX
7 16 (10.32%) XenServer
8 10 (6.45%) IAG
8 10 (6.45%) UAG
8 10 (6.45%) Xen
8 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (6.45%) ProxySG
9 8 (5.16%) vCloud
10 7 (4.52%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.29%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (17.42%) SCCM
2 14 (9.03%) XenMobile
3 13 (8.39%) NetBackup
4 9 (5.81%) SCOM
5 5 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.23%) ARCserve
5 5 (3.23%) WSUS
5 5 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.58%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.58%) SCSM
6 4 (2.58%) DameWare
6 4 (2.58%) Legato
7 3 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.29%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.29%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.65%) Netcool
9 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 94 (60.65%) VMware
2 90 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 37 (23.87%) Cisco
4 26 (16.77%) HP
4 26 (16.77%) NetApp
5 25 (16.13%) AppSense
6 22 (14.19%) EMC
7 14 (9.03%) CheckPoint
7 14 (9.03%) Symantec
8 12 (7.74%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.45%) Blue Coat
9 10 (6.45%) Nokia
10 9 (5.81%) Oracle
11 8 (5.16%) Juniper
12 6 (3.87%) IBM
13 5 (3.23%) 3PAR
14 4 (2.58%) Veritas
14 4 (2.58%) CommVault
14 4 (2.58%) Remedy
14 4 (2.58%) Dell
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