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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 851 784 811
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +27
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 35 88 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.085% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.82% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 85 51
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+64.51% -17.33%

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
12670 10747 10826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 10.34% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10761 8905 9216
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

MetaFrame Salary Histogram in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 17 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 23 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
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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 -23 35 £37,500 -6.25% 5
London -31 19 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South East -24 7 £52,500 +128.26%
Surrey - 7 £52,500 -
North West 0 6 £21,500 -59.04%
Manchester -1 6 £21,500 -21.81%
Redhill - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +1 3 - -
Stockport - 3 £21,500 -
West Yorkshire -9 2 - - 1
Leeds -12 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -13 2 - - 1
East of England -18 1 £34,000 +2.25% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £38,500 -
Epsom - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £34,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £34,000 - 1

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Citrix
2 130 (93.53%) Windows
3 119 (85.61%) Microsoft
4 106 (76.26%) Active Directory
5 78 (56.12%) VMware
5 78 (56.12%) XenApp
6 73 (52.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (48.20%) MS Exchange
8 64 (46.04%) Cisco
9 57 (41.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 55 (39.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 55 (39.57%) TCP/IP
10 55 (39.57%) Firewall
11 51 (36.69%) WAN
12 49 (35.25%) Finance
13 48 (34.53%) MS Office
14 46 (33.09%) LAN
15 44 (31.65%) DNS
15 44 (31.65%) DHCP
16 38 (27.34%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2007
17 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2003
18 34 (24.46%) ITIL
19 33 (23.74%) Windows Server 2012
20 32 (23.02%) Blackberry
21 31 (22.30%) SAN
22 29 (20.86%) Symantec
23 28 (20.14%) VMware ESX
23 28 (20.14%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (20.14%) HP

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 67 (48.20%) MS Exchange
2 38 (27.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (18.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 22 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (10.07%) SharePoint
7 10 (7.19%) IIS
8 7 (5.04%) Lync
9 5 (3.60%) IBM Notes
9 5 (3.60%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (3.60%) Apache
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (34.53%) MS Office
2 16 (11.51%) MS Project
3 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (5.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (39.57%) TCP/IP
1 55 (39.57%) Firewall
2 51 (36.69%) WAN
3 46 (33.09%) LAN
4 44 (31.65%) DNS
4 44 (31.65%) DHCP
5 31 (22.30%) SAN
6 18 (12.95%) Internet
7 16 (11.51%) IP Telephony
7 16 (11.51%) NetScaler
8 13 (9.35%) VPN
9 12 (8.63%) Cisco IPT
10 11 (7.91%) Ethernet
11 10 (7.19%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (5.04%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (3.60%) MPLS
13 5 (3.60%) OSPF
13 5 (3.60%) BGP
13 5 (3.60%) Network Security
13 5 (3.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (3.60%) Ingres
3 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
General
1 49 (35.25%) Finance
2 18 (12.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.88%) Banking
3 4 (2.88%) German Language
4 2 (1.44%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 35 (25.18%) Analyst
2 19 (13.67%) Server Engineer
3 18 (12.95%) Infrastructure Manager
4 16 (11.51%) Citrix Engineer
5 15 (10.79%) Technical Specialist
5 15 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.63%) IT Support Analyst
7 12 (8.63%) IT Support
8 8 (5.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (3.60%) Systems Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Server Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) CSS
2 2 (1.44%) WSH
3 1 (0.72%) ODBC
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.02%) Blackberry
2 24 (17.27%) Hedge funds
3 5 (3.60%) Clustering
3 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.16%) iPhone
4 3 (2.16%) PDA
4 3 (2.16%) iPad
5 2 (1.44%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 130 (93.53%) Windows
2 73 (52.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (41.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (23.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (15.11%) Windows 7
6 17 (12.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 17 (12.23%) Windows 2000
7 10 (7.19%) Linux
8 8 (5.76%) UNIX
8 8 (5.76%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.88%) AIX
10 4 (2.88%) Solaris
11 1 (0.72%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.46%) ITIL
2 25 (17.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (17.27%) Business Continuity
4 21 (15.11%) BCP
5 18 (12.95%) Business Continuity Planning
6 17 (12.23%) PRINCE
7 16 (11.51%) Project Management
8 13 (9.35%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.04%) CAD
10 5 (3.60%) Time Management
10 5 (3.60%) Supplier Management
10 5 (3.60%) DevOps
11 4 (2.88%) Investment Management
11 4 (2.88%) Service Management
11 4 (2.88%) Change Management
11 4 (2.88%) Migration
12 3 (2.16%) Problem Management
13 2 (1.44%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (1.44%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.79%) SQL
2 11 (7.91%) VBScript
3 9 (6.47%) VB
4 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (20.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (12.23%) Degree
3 8 (5.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.60%) CCNA
4 5 (3.60%) MCSE
4 5 (3.60%) MCITP
5 3 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.44%) HND
7 1 (0.72%) HNC
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 106 (76.26%) Active Directory
2 78 (56.12%) XenApp
3 55 (39.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (20.14%) VMware ESX
5 18 (12.95%) Hyper-V
6 16 (11.51%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (10.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (6.47%) Terminal Services
9 8 (5.76%) VMware Server
10 7 (5.04%) UAG
10 7 (5.04%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.88%) XenServer
12 3 (2.16%) vSphere
13 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (8.63%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.47%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.04%) SCCM
5 4 (2.88%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.72%) WSUS
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Citrix
2 119 (85.61%) Microsoft
3 78 (56.12%) VMware
4 64 (46.04%) Cisco
5 29 (20.86%) Symantec
6 28 (20.14%) HP
7 17 (12.23%) NetApp
8 16 (11.51%) Veritas
9 12 (8.63%) Reuters
9 12 (8.63%) Bloomberg
9 12 (8.63%) EMC
10 10 (7.19%) Dell
11 9 (6.47%) Avaya
12 8 (5.76%) Oracle
13 7 (5.04%) SonicWALL
13 7 (5.04%) Red Hat
13 7 (5.04%) Apple
13 7 (5.04%) McAfee
14 5 (3.60%) CheckPoint
14 5 (3.60%) Lotus
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