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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 30 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 11 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.51% 4.14% 6.64%
As % of the Vendors category 10.38% 8.05% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 13
Average salary £30,000 £43,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +18.24%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
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
106 149 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 43.44% 51.38% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 96 97 109
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 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 37 (77.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (75.00%) XenApp
5 32 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 30 (62.50%) XenDesktop
6 30 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 30 (62.50%) AppSense
6 30 (62.50%) SC Cleared
6 30 (62.50%) Security Cleared
7 23 (47.92%) CCA
7 23 (47.92%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (45.83%) Fujitsu
8 22 (45.83%) CCEE
8 22 (45.83%) CCIA
9 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
11 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.75%) SQL
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (14.58%) NetScaler
13 7 (14.58%) ITIL
13 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
14 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
14 5 (10.42%) LAN
14 5 (10.42%) Firewall
14 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
15 4 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
15 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) NetScaler
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (6.25%) OSPF
4 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) VoIP
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
4 3 (6.25%) PABX
5 2 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
1 4 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Architect
1 30 (62.50%) Citrix Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Support
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 32 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.33%) Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (8.33%) Web Development
3 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (6.25%) Network Management
3 3 (6.25%) B2B
3 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.25%) Project Management
3 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.17%) Line Management
4 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (2.08%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) VB
2 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 30 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) CCA
2 23 (47.92%) Citrix Certification
3 22 (45.83%) CCEE
3 22 (45.83%) CCIA
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) CCNP
5 2 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
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 37 (77.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (75.00%) XenApp
3 30 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 30 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) VMware
2 30 (62.50%) AppSense
3 22 (45.83%) Fujitsu
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (8.33%) NetApp
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (6.25%) F5
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Brocade
6 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.17%) Nimsoft
7 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.08%) Dell