The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 17 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.41% 2.99% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 8.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Citrix
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Vendors Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 45.78% 37.31% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 16
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £45,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Citrix
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the Walsall region.

Citrix Salary Trend in Walsall

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) CCIA
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) CCA
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCIA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenServer
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Websense
3 1 (16.67%) SurfControl
3 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky