The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 17 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 29 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.82% 4.65% 8.53%
As % of the Vendors category 24.79% 8.92% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Citrix
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 157 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 43.66% 52.16% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 85 69 104
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Citrix
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Citrix Salary Trend in Solihull

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 43 (89.58%) VMware
3 41 (85.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (83.33%) XenApp
5 37 (77.08%) XenDesktop
5 37 (77.08%) Windows 7
5 37 (77.08%) Security Cleared
6 35 (72.92%) SC Cleared
6 35 (72.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 35 (72.92%) AppSense
7 28 (58.33%) CCA
7 28 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
8 27 (56.25%) CCEE
8 27 (56.25%) CCIA
8 27 (56.25%) Fujitsu
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
10 7 (14.58%) Firewall
10 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 6 (12.50%) NetApp
12 5 (10.42%) B2B
12 5 (10.42%) ITIL
12 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
12 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
12 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.33%) NetScaler
13 4 (8.33%) EqualLogic
13 4 (8.33%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) VoIP
3 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) OSPF
3 3 (6.25%) PABX
4 2 (4.17%) VLAN
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) Internet
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Citrix Architect
1 35 (72.92%) Architect
2 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 3 (6.25%) Analyst
3 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) IT Support
4 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.08%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 37 (77.08%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) B2B
1 5 (10.42%) ITIL
1 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
2 3 (6.25%) Project Management
2 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (6.25%) Network Management
3 2 (4.17%) Data Governance
3 2 (4.17%) Line Management
3 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.17%) Release Management
3 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (2.08%) Web Development
4 1 (2.08%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) VB
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (77.08%) Security Cleared
2 35 (72.92%) SC Cleared
3 28 (58.33%) CCA
3 28 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
4 27 (56.25%) CCEE
4 27 (56.25%) CCIA
5 3 (6.25%) CCNP
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (85.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (83.33%) XenApp
3 37 (77.08%) XenDesktop
4 35 (72.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.17%) vSphere
7 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) VMware
2 35 (72.92%) AppSense
3 27 (56.25%) Fujitsu
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) Brocade
6 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.25%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) Nimsoft