The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Solihull region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 37 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 12 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.14% 6.64% 3.73%
As % of the Vendors category 8.05% 12.75% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 4
Average salary £43,750 £37,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.24% +18.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.60% -1.29%
Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 149 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.38% 52.10% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 97 110 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,406 £25,540 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in Solihull

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) XenApp
3 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
3 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 13 (59.09%) Retail
3 13 (59.09%) Fujitsu
3 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) AppSense
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (40.91%) XenDesktop
7 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
7 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (36.36%) SCCM
8 8 (36.36%) SCOM
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
9 6 (27.27%) Lync
10 5 (22.73%) NAS
10 5 (22.73%) CCEE
10 5 (22.73%) CCIA
10 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
10 5 (22.73%) HP
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 5 (22.73%) SAN
10 5 (22.73%) CCA
10 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 6 (27.27%) Lync
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) NAS
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MSI
General
1 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
1 13 (59.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) B2B
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 4 (18.18%) VBScript
1 4 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) CCEE
2 5 (22.73%) CCIA
2 5 (22.73%) CCA
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) XenApp
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (40.91%) XenDesktop
3 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
1 8 (36.36%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Fujitsu
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) AppSense
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper