The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 872 880 860
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 20 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.056% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.54% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 27
Average salary £47,500 £39,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.01% +20.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,825 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +3.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12463 12287 10647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.53% 10.39% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10284 10401 8974
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MetaFrame
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the UK.

MetaFrame Salary Trend in the UK

MetaFrame
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MetaFrame over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 within the UK.

MetaFrame Salary Histogram in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England +1 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
London +1 8 £60,000 +50.00%
East of England +13 5 £22,000 -58.09%
Hertfordshire +6 5 £22,000 -60.00%
Edinburgh - 5 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £22,000 -
Scotland - 5 £50,000 -
City of London +38 1 £53,000 -
South East +4 1 £57,500 +71.64%
West Sussex +3 1 £57,500 +66.66%
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £45,000 - 1
Crawley - 1 £57,500 -

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
4 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (38.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (36.11%) XenApp
8 12 (33.33%) Windows 2000
9 11 (30.56%) VMware
10 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) Banking
10 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
10 10 (27.78%) Application Packaging
11 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (25.00%) DNS
11 9 (25.00%) VBScript
11 9 (25.00%) MS Office
12 8 (22.22%) ITIL
12 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 7 (19.44%) Symantec
13 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
14 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (16.67%) NetApp
14 6 (16.67%) Lotus
14 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
15 5 (13.89%) AS400
15 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) IBM Notes
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) DHCP
1 9 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) SAN
4 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) Internet
5 3 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.78%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) Multicast
6 1 (2.78%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.78%) OSPF
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
1 10 (27.78%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (27.78%) Administrator
2 9 (25.00%) Citrix Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Services Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Storage Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) AS400
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
7 4 (11.11%) AIX
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) Server Building
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) BCP
5 3 (8.33%) Process Management
5 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.78%) Network Management
7 1 (2.78%) People Management
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CCNA
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (38.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 13 (36.11%) XenApp
4 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.11%) vSphere
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Server
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (8.33%) WSUS
4 3 (8.33%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 7 (19.44%) Symantec
5 6 (16.67%) Lotus
5 6 (16.67%) NetApp
6 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco
7 4 (11.11%) Altiris
7 4 (11.11%) Veritas
7 4 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (5.56%) EMC
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle
9 1 (2.78%) SAP
9 1 (2.78%) CommVault
9 1 (2.78%) F5
9 1 (2.78%) AppSense
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