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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 864 822 821
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -1
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 17 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.066% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.65% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 66 43
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £26,750 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -10.95%

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
13019 10727 10586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 10.18% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10884 8862 8857
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

MetaFrame Salary Histogram in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 12 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 February 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 -53 13 £35,000 -12.50% 3
London -8 9 £35,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh - 4 £46,750 -
Scotland - 4 £46,750 -
Yorkshire 0 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -4 2 - - 1
East of England -9 2 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Leeds -10 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
City of London - 2 £46,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £21,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £34,000 -

MetaFrame
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Citrix
2 97 (95.10%) Windows
3 92 (90.20%) Microsoft
4 81 (79.41%) Active Directory
5 57 (55.88%) VMware
6 49 (48.04%) XenApp
7 47 (46.08%) Cisco
7 47 (46.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (44.12%) MS Exchange
8 45 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 41 (40.20%) MS Office
11 36 (35.29%) TCP/IP
12 34 (33.33%) WAN
13 33 (32.35%) Firewall
14 30 (29.41%) Finance
15 29 (28.43%) LAN
16 27 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
17 26 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
18 24 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (23.53%) DHCP
18 24 (23.53%) DNS
19 22 (21.57%) ITIL
20 21 (20.59%) SAN
21 20 (19.61%) Symantec
21 20 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
21 20 (19.61%) Business Continuity
21 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
22 19 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2013
23 18 (17.65%) Blackberry

MetaFrame
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 27 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 7 (6.86%) IIS
9 6 (5.88%) IBM Notes
10 5 (4.90%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (1.96%) Apache
12 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.98%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (40.20%) MS Office
2 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 34 (33.33%) WAN
3 33 (32.35%) Firewall
4 29 (28.43%) LAN
5 24 (23.53%) DHCP
5 24 (23.53%) DNS
6 21 (20.59%) SAN
7 14 (13.73%) Internet
8 12 (11.76%) Cisco IPT
9 11 (10.78%) IP Telephony
10 8 (7.84%) NetScaler
11 7 (6.86%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (4.90%) Ethernet
13 5 (4.90%) NAS
14 3 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.94%) VPN
15 2 (1.96%) Network Security
15 2 (1.96%) MPLS
15 2 (1.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) Ingres
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.90%) Banking
4 4 (3.92%) German Language
5 2 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) French Language
6 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Analyst
2 14 (13.73%) Server Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (12.75%) Support Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
4 12 (11.76%) IT Support
5 8 (7.84%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Administrator
6 6 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.88%) Citrix Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Systems Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Security Specialist
8 4 (3.92%) Technical Security Specialist
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (1.96%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) CSS
1 5 (4.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) ODBC
2 1 (0.98%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 16 (15.69%) Hedge funds
3 5 (4.90%) Clustering
4 2 (1.96%) PKI
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) AS400
5 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 97 (95.10%) Windows
2 47 (46.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 45 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (15.69%) Windows 2000
6 15 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (5.88%) UNIX
9 4 (3.92%) Linux
9 4 (3.92%) AIX
10 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.98%) Solaris
12 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.57%) ITIL
2 20 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (19.61%) Business Continuity
3 14 (13.73%) BCP
3 14 (13.73%) Business Continuity Planning
4 11 (10.78%) Project Management
4 11 (10.78%) PRINCE
5 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
6 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.94%) Service Management
7 3 (2.94%) Time Management
8 2 (1.96%) DevOps
8 2 (1.96%) Process Management
8 2 (1.96%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.96%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.96%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.96%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (0.98%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.98%) Test Scripting
9 1 (0.98%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) VBScript
2 14 (13.73%) SQL
3 10 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.84%) VB
5 2 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.75%) Degree
3 5 (4.90%) MCITP
3 5 (4.90%) MCSE
3 5 (4.90%) CCNA
3 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.96%) HND
4 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) VCP4
5 1 (0.98%) HNC
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) SLA
1 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 49 (48.04%) XenApp
3 42 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 15 (14.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 12 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.84%) VMware Server
8 4 (3.92%) XenServer
9 3 (2.94%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.96%) vSphere
11 1 (0.98%) UAG
11 1 (0.98%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 7 (6.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.90%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.92%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.98%) WSUS
5 1 (0.98%) SCCM
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) Citrix
2 92 (90.20%) Microsoft
3 57 (55.88%) VMware
4 47 (46.08%) Cisco
5 20 (19.61%) Symantec
6 16 (15.69%) Veritas
7 14 (13.73%) NetApp
8 12 (11.76%) Reuters
8 12 (11.76%) Bloomberg
8 12 (11.76%) HP
9 9 (8.82%) EMC
10 7 (6.86%) Oracle
10 7 (6.86%) McAfee
11 6 (5.88%) Lotus
12 5 (4.90%) Kaspersky
13 3 (2.94%) Altiris
13 3 (2.94%) Dell
14 2 (1.96%) Avaya
14 2 (1.96%) Juniper
14 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
Gloucestershire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Excellent benefits + Company car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago