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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 831 798 829
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +31
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 59 102 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.095% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 97 53
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 £28,850 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+65.35% -15.33%

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
13171 11258 11504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 10.45% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11165 9304 9884
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 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 December 2014 within the UK.

MetaFrame Salary Histogram in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 18 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 29 December 2014. 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 -18 58 £37,500 -6.25% 4
London -18 29 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South East +9 19 £55,000 +139.13%
Surrey - 18 £55,000 -
Redhill - 12 £55,000 -
Manchester -7 9 £21,500 -35.33%
North West -11 9 £21,500 -53.00%
City of London +16 7 - -
Stockport -7 4 £21,500 -44.87%
Chertsey - 2 £54,250 -
East of England -35 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Scotland - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £38,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £34,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £34,000 -

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Citrix
2 154 (94.48%) Windows
3 134 (82.21%) Microsoft
4 120 (73.62%) Active Directory
5 99 (60.74%) XenApp
6 98 (60.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 88 (53.99%) VMware
8 78 (47.85%) MS Exchange
9 73 (44.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 70 (42.94%) Cisco
11 64 (39.26%) WAN
12 63 (38.65%) Firewall
13 62 (38.04%) Finance
14 59 (36.20%) TCP/IP
14 59 (36.20%) LAN
14 59 (36.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 50 (30.67%) MS Office
16 48 (29.45%) DNS
17 47 (28.83%) DHCP
18 46 (28.22%) Exchange Server 2003
19 45 (27.61%) Windows Server 2012
20 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
20 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2007
21 41 (25.15%) SAN
22 40 (24.54%) ITIL
23 39 (23.93%) Microsoft Certification
24 38 (23.31%) HP
25 37 (22.70%) Blackberry
26 32 (19.63%) Symantec
27 31 (19.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 78 (47.85%) MS Exchange
2 46 (28.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (19.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 21 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (9.20%) SharePoint
7 12 (7.36%) IIS
8 7 (4.29%) Apache
8 7 (4.29%) Lync
9 5 (3.07%) IBM Notes
9 5 (3.07%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (30.67%) MS Office
2 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.50%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (9.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (39.26%) WAN
2 63 (38.65%) Firewall
3 59 (36.20%) LAN
3 59 (36.20%) TCP/IP
4 48 (29.45%) DNS
5 47 (28.83%) DHCP
6 41 (25.15%) SAN
7 24 (14.72%) VPN
8 22 (13.50%) NetScaler
9 20 (12.27%) Internet
10 17 (10.43%) IP Telephony
11 12 (7.36%) Cisco IPT
11 12 (7.36%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (5.52%) Ethernet
13 7 (4.29%) MPLS
13 7 (4.29%) OSPF
13 7 (4.29%) BGP
13 7 (4.29%) DSL
13 7 (4.29%) Cisco PIX
14 6 (3.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.07%) Ingres
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
General
1 62 (38.04%) Finance
2 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.45%) German Language
3 4 (2.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) French Language
5 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (28.83%) Analyst
2 23 (14.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 21 (12.88%) Server Engineer
4 19 (11.66%) Systems Engineer
4 19 (11.66%) Infrastructure Manager
5 15 (9.20%) Technical Specialist
6 14 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Support Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) Service Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) IT Support Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) IT Support
9 10 (6.13%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Operations Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
12 6 (3.68%) Server Analyst
12 6 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (3.07%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.07%) CSS
2 2 (1.23%) WSH
3 1 (0.61%) ODBC
3 1 (0.61%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.70%) Blackberry
2 26 (15.95%) Hedge funds
3 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.68%) Clustering
5 5 (3.07%) PDA
6 4 (2.45%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.84%) iPhone
7 3 (1.84%) iPad
7 3 (1.84%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.23%) PKI
9 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 154 (94.48%) Windows
2 98 (60.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 73 (44.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (27.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (15.34%) Windows 2000 Server
6 23 (14.11%) Windows 2000
6 23 (14.11%) Windows 7
7 19 (11.66%) Linux
8 15 (9.20%) UNIX
8 15 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (6.13%) Solaris
10 8 (4.91%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.54%) ITIL
2 27 (16.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (15.95%) Business Continuity
4 24 (14.72%) BCP
5 22 (13.50%) Service Delivery
6 20 (12.27%) Business Continuity Planning
7 19 (11.66%) PRINCE
8 17 (10.43%) Project Management
9 8 (4.91%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.29%) CAD
11 6 (3.68%) DevOps
12 5 (3.07%) Supplier Management
12 5 (3.07%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.07%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.07%) Time Management
12 5 (3.07%) Migration
13 4 (2.45%) Change Management
13 4 (2.45%) Investment Management
14 3 (1.84%) Service Management
15 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) SQL
2 11 (6.75%) VBScript
3 9 (5.52%) VB
3 9 (5.52%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.29%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (23.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (11.04%) Degree
3 8 (4.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (4.29%) MCITP
5 6 (3.68%) CCNA
5 6 (3.68%) MCSE
5 6 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.23%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) HNC
8 1 (0.61%) MCSA
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.61%) RHCE
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.61%) RHCA
8 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) SLA
2 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 120 (73.62%) Active Directory
2 99 (60.74%) XenApp
3 59 (36.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (18.40%) VMware ESX
5 25 (15.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 17 (10.43%) Hyper-V
6 17 (10.43%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (6.75%) XenDesktop
7 11 (6.75%) Terminal Services
8 7 (4.29%) UAG
8 7 (4.29%) VMware Server
9 5 (3.07%) vSphere
10 4 (2.45%) XenServer
11 1 (0.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (11.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (7.36%) NetBackup
3 8 (4.91%) Backup Exec
4 7 (4.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.61%) Puppet
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (100.00%) Citrix
2 134 (82.21%) Microsoft
3 88 (53.99%) VMware
4 70 (42.94%) Cisco
5 38 (23.31%) HP
6 32 (19.63%) Symantec
7 20 (12.27%) EMC
8 19 (11.66%) NetApp
9 15 (9.20%) Red Hat
10 12 (7.36%) Veritas
10 12 (7.36%) Reuters
10 12 (7.36%) Bloomberg
10 12 (7.36%) Dell
11 11 (6.75%) Avaya
12 10 (6.13%) Oracle
13 9 (5.52%) Apple
13 9 (5.52%) SonicWALL
14 8 (4.91%) AppSense
15 7 (4.29%) McAfee
16 6 (3.68%) CheckPoint
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