The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 89 92 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 69 76 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.24% 2.30% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.70% 5.54% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 66
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,530 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Citrix
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1210 1371 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.26% 41.51% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 800 868 938
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Citrix
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Scotland

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Scotland

Citrix
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 29 £39,500 +35.04% 4
Glasgow +26 21 £38,500 +38.73% 5
Aberdeen +15 14 £37,500 - 3
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 114 (84.44%) Windows
2 78 (57.78%) Active Directory
3 70 (51.85%) VMware
4 65 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 60 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (37.78%) MS Exchange
7 49 (36.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (32.59%) MS Excel
9 39 (28.89%) HP
10 38 (28.15%) XenApp
11 34 (25.19%) DNS
11 34 (25.19%) Finance
12 33 (24.44%) SCCM
13 32 (23.70%) Service Delivery
13 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (23.70%) Cisco
13 32 (23.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (22.22%) Firewall
15 27 (20.00%) ITIL
16 23 (17.04%) MCSE
16 23 (17.04%) SLA
16 23 (17.04%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (16.30%) SAN
18 21 (15.56%) Windows 7
19 20 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (14.81%) CCNA
19 20 (14.81%) VoIP
20 19 (14.07%) DHCP
20 19 (14.07%) Wireless

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 51 (37.78%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (12.59%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (6.67%) Lync
7 7 (5.19%) WorkSite
8 6 (4.44%) IIS
9 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.96%) IBM Notes
11 3 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.74%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 44 (32.59%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.19%) DNS
2 30 (22.22%) Firewall
3 22 (16.30%) SAN
4 20 (14.81%) VoIP
5 19 (14.07%) DHCP
5 19 (14.07%) Wireless
6 16 (11.85%) TCP/IP
7 15 (11.11%) MPLS
8 11 (8.15%) NetScaler
9 9 (6.67%) WAN
9 9 (6.67%) LAN
10 8 (5.93%) VPN
11 7 (5.19%) VLAN
12 5 (3.70%) IPv4
13 4 (2.96%) Internet
14 3 (2.22%) LDAP
14 3 (2.22%) SMTP
14 3 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (2.22%) Network Security
15 2 (1.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) MSI
2 1 (0.74%) JMeter
2 1 (0.74%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (0.74%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (0.74%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (25.19%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Banking
3 6 (4.44%) Advertising
4 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Retail
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Back Office
7 2 (1.48%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (16.30%) Consultant
2 17 (12.59%) Analyst
3 12 (8.89%) Architect
3 12 (8.89%) Network Specialist
4 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (5.93%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (5.93%) Senior Network Specialist
5 8 (5.93%) IT Support
6 7 (5.19%) Lead Technical Architect
6 7 (5.19%) Lead Architect
6 7 (5.19%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Technical Architect
6 7 (5.19%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (3.70%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Blackberry
1 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Clustering
3 4 (2.96%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.96%) Replication
4 2 (1.48%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.48%) Kindle
4 2 (1.48%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.48%) Open Source
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.74%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.74%) PKI
5 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.74%) DTV
5 1 (0.74%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 114 (84.44%) Windows
2 60 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.15%) Windows XP
6 10 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (5.19%) Windows 2000
8 5 (3.70%) UNIX
9 4 (2.96%) Solaris
9 4 (2.96%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.48%) Linux
10 2 (1.48%) AIX
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.74%) zOS
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Service Delivery
2 27 (20.00%) ITIL
3 19 (14.07%) Mentoring
4 17 (12.59%) Network Management
5 15 (11.11%) Network Design
6 11 (8.15%) Project Management
7 10 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.19%) CRM
9 6 (4.44%) Service Management
9 6 (4.44%) Information Security
10 5 (3.70%) Change Management
10 5 (3.70%) Time Management
10 5 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.96%) ERP
12 3 (2.22%) Quality Management
12 3 (2.22%) Identity Management
12 3 (2.22%) Migration
12 3 (2.22%) Performance Testing
12 3 (2.22%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.19%) SQL
3 6 (4.44%) VBScript
4 2 (1.48%) VB
4 2 (1.48%) C
5 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (23.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (17.04%) MCSE
3 20 (14.81%) CCNA
3 20 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (11.85%) CCNP
5 9 (6.67%) MCP
5 9 (6.67%) Degree
6 8 (5.93%) MCSA
7 7 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (4.44%) CCA
8 6 (4.44%) MCITP
9 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.96%) CCDP
10 3 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.22%) NCDA
11 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.74%) VCDX
12 1 (0.74%) NCIE
12 1 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 49 (36.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (28.15%) XenApp
4 19 (14.07%) Hyper-V
5 18 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 14 (10.37%) vSphere
7 13 (9.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (5.19%) MetaFrame
9 4 (2.96%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.22%) NFS
11 2 (1.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.74%) Xen
12 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.74%) KVM
12 1 (0.74%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 33 (24.44%) SCCM
2 19 (14.07%) SCOM
3 7 (5.19%) AppDNA
4 4 (2.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.74%) Legato
6 1 (0.74%) WSUS
6 1 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 70 (51.85%) VMware
2 65 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 39 (28.89%) HP
4 32 (23.70%) Cisco
5 18 (13.33%) Dell
6 16 (11.85%) Juniper
7 15 (11.11%) SonicWALL
8 10 (7.41%) NetApp
9 9 (6.67%) EMC
10 8 (5.93%) Symantec
11 5 (3.70%) Compaq
12 4 (2.96%) Lotus
13 3 (2.22%) Apple
13 3 (2.22%) CommVault
13 3 (2.22%) IBM
14 2 (1.48%) Oracle
14 2 (1.48%) Sun
14 2 (1.48%) Sophos
14 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £18000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Benefits and more
Posted: 14 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 23 days ago