The table below looks at the statistics for AppDNA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppDNA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix AppDNA
Rank - 205 196
Permanent jobs citing AppDNA 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.040% 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.55% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -24.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 363 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.34% 7.32% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 249 271 258
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

AppDNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AppDNA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

AppDNA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AppDNA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

AppDNA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

AppDNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) VBScript
4 6 (60.00%) VB
4 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
4 6 (60.00%) InstallShield
4 6 (60.00%) AdminStudio
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) SCCM
6 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (40.00%) Lync
6 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) IBM
7 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) MSI
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365

AppDNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) InstallShield
1 6 (60.00%) AdminStudio
2 3 (30.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) VBScript
1 6 (60.00%) VB
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCEE
1 2 (20.00%) CCAA
1 2 (20.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) IBM