The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 36 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 152 90 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.77% 3.46% 4.25%
As % of the Vendors category 10.86% 6.44% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 121 76 82
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,250 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Citrix
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1399 1398 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.09% 53.73% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1067 821
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 November 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Reading

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 172 (72.27%) Windows
2 156 (65.55%) VMware
3 134 (56.30%) Microsoft
4 129 (54.20%) Active Directory
5 124 (52.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 81 (34.03%) Cisco
7 74 (31.09%) Hyper-V
8 72 (30.25%) XenApp
9 66 (27.73%) MS Exchange
10 62 (26.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 57 (23.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 56 (23.53%) SQL
12 56 (23.53%) XenDesktop
13 53 (22.27%) MCSE
13 53 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 53 (22.27%) Clustering
14 52 (21.85%) vSphere
15 51 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
16 49 (20.59%) MS Excel
17 43 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
18 42 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
18 42 (17.65%) CCA
19 40 (16.81%) NetApp
20 39 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
20 39 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
21 38 (15.97%) Finance
21 38 (15.97%) SQL Server
21 38 (15.97%) IIS
22 37 (15.55%) DNS
22 37 (15.55%) Security Cleared

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 66 (27.73%) MS Exchange
2 42 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 39 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (15.97%) IIS
5 23 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2000
7 20 (8.40%) SharePoint
8 19 (7.98%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (5.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (5.04%) Apache
11 3 (1.26%) Lync
12 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) IaaS
2 2 (0.84%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.55%) DNS
2 36 (15.13%) NetScaler
3 27 (11.34%) Firewall
4 26 (10.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (9.24%) WAAS
5 22 (9.24%) WAN
6 21 (8.82%) LAN
7 18 (7.56%) TCP/IP
7 18 (7.56%) SAN
8 15 (6.30%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (5.88%) Internet
10 10 (4.20%) DHCP
11 7 (2.94%) PBX
12 5 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (2.10%) Network Security
13 4 (1.68%) VPN
14 3 (1.26%) FTP
14 3 (1.26%) MPLS
15 2 (0.84%) IPsec
15 2 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.62%) EDRMS
4 11 (4.62%) IDOL
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (7.56%) TestDirector
2 17 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (7.14%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.42%) Selenium
3 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (15.97%) Finance
2 6 (2.52%) Banking
3 4 (1.68%) Retail
3 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.84%) Legal
4 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (22.27%) Consultant
2 38 (15.97%) Architect
3 32 (13.45%) Analyst
3 32 (13.45%) Support Engineer
4 19 (7.98%) Desktop Support
5 17 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (6.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 16 (6.72%) Virtualisation Architect
7 15 (6.30%) Desktop Engineer
7 15 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Wintel Consultant
9 13 (5.46%) Test Analyst
9 13 (5.46%) Senior Support Engineer
10 12 (5.04%) Citrix Engineer
10 12 (5.04%) Citrix Consultant
10 12 (5.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 12 (5.04%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.04%) Senior Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.84%) SOAP
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) Middleware
3 1 (0.42%) .NET
3 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.27%) Clustering
2 24 (10.08%) Blackberry
3 19 (7.98%) Thin Client
3 19 (7.98%) Fat Client
4 16 (6.72%) FlexPod
5 12 (5.04%) CLARiiON
5 12 (5.04%) Celerra
6 7 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.52%) iPhone
8 3 (1.26%) PKI
9 2 (0.84%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.84%) Open Source
10 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.42%) iPad
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.42%) Statistics
10 1 (0.42%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.42%) EPoS
10 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 172 (72.27%) Windows
2 62 (26.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (13.87%) Windows 7
5 29 (12.18%) Linux
6 25 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (8.40%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.36%) UNIX
8 8 (3.36%) SUSE
9 5 (2.10%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.68%) Solaris
11 3 (1.26%) AIX
11 3 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) zOS
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (10.92%) ITIL
1 26 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 16 (6.72%) Change Control
4 14 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 14 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
5 13 (5.46%) Change Management
6 11 (4.62%) Test Scripting
7 9 (3.78%) Incident Management
8 7 (2.94%) Operations Management
9 6 (2.52%) Service Management
9 6 (2.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.10%) BCP
10 5 (2.10%) CRM
10 5 (2.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (1.26%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (1.26%) Data Management
11 3 (1.26%) Project Management
11 3 (1.26%) Infrastructure Management
12 2 (0.84%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 56 (23.53%) SQL
2 29 (12.18%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.52%) Python
3 6 (2.52%) Ruby
4 3 (1.26%) VB
5 2 (0.84%) VBScript
6 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.42%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) Korn
6 1 (0.42%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 57 (23.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 53 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (22.27%) MCSE
3 51 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
4 42 (17.65%) CCA
5 37 (15.55%) Security Cleared
5 37 (15.55%) CCEE
6 31 (13.03%) SC Cleared
7 30 (12.61%) VTSP
7 30 (12.61%) MCITP
8 26 (10.92%) NCDA
8 26 (10.92%) NCIE
9 21 (8.82%) VCAP
9 21 (8.82%) MCP
10 19 (7.98%) CCIA
11 18 (7.56%) ISEB
11 18 (7.56%) CCEA
11 18 (7.56%) MCTS
12 9 (3.78%) DV Cleared
13 8 (3.36%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.84%) COBIT
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 129 (54.20%) Active Directory
2 124 (52.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (31.09%) Hyper-V
4 72 (30.25%) XenApp
5 56 (23.53%) XenDesktop
6 52 (21.85%) vSphere
7 27 (11.34%) vCloud
8 26 (10.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (10.50%) ISA Server
9 25 (10.50%) VMware ESX
10 16 (6.72%) XenServer
11 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 13 (5.46%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (4.62%) Terminal Services
14 8 (3.36%) IAG
14 8 (3.36%) UAG
15 3 (1.26%) Xen
15 3 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 2 (0.84%) Firmware
16 2 (0.84%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (13.87%) NetBackup
2 29 (12.18%) SCCM
3 22 (9.24%) XenMobile
4 18 (7.56%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (7.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
5 17 (7.14%) Netcool
6 6 (2.52%) Legato
7 4 (1.68%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.68%) SCOM
8 3 (1.26%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.84%) WSUS
9 2 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.42%) Nagios
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 156 (65.55%) VMware
2 134 (56.30%) Microsoft
3 81 (34.03%) Cisco
4 40 (16.81%) NetApp
5 36 (15.13%) EMC
6 30 (12.61%) Veritas
7 23 (9.66%) HP
8 21 (8.82%) AppSense
9 19 (7.98%) Avaya
9 19 (7.98%) McAfee
10 14 (5.88%) 3PAR
11 12 (5.04%) Symantec
12 11 (4.62%) Meridio
12 11 (4.62%) Red Hat
12 11 (4.62%) IBM
13 8 (3.36%) Juniper
14 6 (2.52%) CommVault
15 5 (2.10%) CheckPoint
16 3 (1.26%) Oracle
16 3 (1.26%) Dell
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