The table below looks at the statistics for Citrix Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 165 187 159
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 53 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.43% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.49% 1.49% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 24
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,920 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Citrix Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1520 1607 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.46% 28.90% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1395 1130
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Citrix Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Citrix Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Birmingham +19 32 £42,000 -11.57%
Coventry +9 10 £38,500 -18.94%
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Shropshire -5 4 £25,250 +44.28%
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification.

1 68 (98.55%) Citrix
2 61 (88.41%) VMware
3 57 (82.61%) CCA
4 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
5 55 (79.71%) Windows
6 51 (73.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (73.91%) XenDesktop
7 50 (72.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (65.22%) MCSE
8 45 (65.22%) Active Directory
9 39 (56.52%) XenApp
10 37 (53.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 32 (46.38%) Hyper-V
12 29 (42.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (39.13%) CCEE
13 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (36.23%) Cisco
14 25 (36.23%) vSphere
15 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (30.43%) NetApp
16 21 (30.43%) HP
16 21 (30.43%) EMC
16 21 (30.43%) MCITP
17 19 (27.54%) MCTS
18 18 (26.09%) NCDA
18 18 (26.09%) NetScaler
19 17 (24.64%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (23.19%) CCNA
21 15 (21.74%) CCIA

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (11.59%) Lync
5 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) NetScaler
2 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
2 14 (20.29%) Firewall
3 13 (18.84%) iSCSI
4 12 (17.39%) WAAS
4 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (15.94%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (13.04%) NAS
7 4 (5.80%) DNS
8 3 (4.35%) SAN
8 3 (4.35%) WAN
9 2 (2.90%) VPN
9 2 (2.90%) DDNS
9 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.45%) Wireless
10 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) InstallShield
1 2 (2.90%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.45%) ProC
General
1 3 (4.35%) Retail
1 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Law
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Consultant
2 14 (20.29%) Architect
3 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Consultant
5 9 (13.04%) IT Support
5 9 (13.04%) Senior IT Support
5 9 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Virtualisation Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Storage Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (7.25%) FlexPod Consultant
8 5 (7.25%) Technology Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Celerra
1 7 (10.14%) CLARiiON
2 6 (8.70%) Clustering
3 5 (7.25%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.35%) Linux
9 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.25%) Migration
4 4 (5.80%) Time Management
5 2 (2.90%) Project Management
5 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.45%) Change Control
6 1 (1.45%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.45%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VBScript
2 2 (2.90%) VB
2 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (82.61%) CCA
2 51 (73.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (65.22%) MCSE
4 37 (53.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (39.13%) CCEE
6 21 (30.43%) MCITP
7 19 (27.54%) MCTS
8 18 (26.09%) NCDA
9 17 (24.64%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (23.19%) CCNA
11 15 (21.74%) CCIA
12 12 (17.39%) VTSP
12 12 (17.39%) NCIE
13 11 (15.94%) CCEA
14 7 (10.14%) VCAP
14 7 (10.14%) CCAA
15 5 (7.25%) MCSA
16 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
17 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
18 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 51 (73.91%) XenDesktop
2 50 (72.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 39 (56.52%) XenApp
5 32 (46.38%) Hyper-V
6 25 (36.23%) vSphere
7 12 (17.39%) vCloud
8 11 (15.94%) VMware ESX
8 11 (15.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (13.04%) XenServer
10 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) SCCM
2 9 (13.04%) Backup Exec
3 6 (8.70%) SCOM
4 3 (4.35%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.90%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.90%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (98.55%) Citrix
2 61 (88.41%) VMware
3 56 (81.16%) Microsoft
4 25 (36.23%) Cisco
5 21 (30.43%) NetApp
5 21 (30.43%) HP
5 21 (30.43%) EMC
6 12 (17.39%) AppSense
7 10 (14.49%) IBM
8 9 (13.04%) Siemens
8 9 (13.04%) Mitel
9 7 (10.14%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.35%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.90%) Dell
12 1 (1.45%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.45%) Veeam
12 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.45%) Lotus