The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 48 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 256 246 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.75% 4.44% 4.97%
As % of the Vendors category 9.63% 8.77% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 222 217 215
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,725 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £49,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -1.29%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2657 2806 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.31% 50.63% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 2331 2085
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Citrix
England

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Citrix Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Citrix Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Citrix
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(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
Birmingham -11 82 £42,250 +5.62% 16
Coventry +13 46 £38,500 +14.92% 6
Shropshire +6 37 £32,500 +22.64% 4
Staffordshire -4 31 £25,000 -35.89% 6
Solihull -15 12 £45,000 +21.62%
Warwickshire +9 11 £27,850 -24.72% 2
West Bromwich +1 9 £18,750 -46.80%
Worcestershire -13 5 £35,000 +4.47% 5
Herefordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield 0 3 £35,000 +29.62%
Walsall 0 1 £28,000 -25.33%
Wolverhampton -13 1 £35,000 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 302 (68.64%) Windows
2 268 (60.91%) VMware
3 257 (58.41%) Microsoft
4 214 (48.64%) Active Directory
5 183 (41.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 147 (33.41%) Cisco
7 141 (32.05%) XenApp
8 126 (28.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 119 (27.05%) MS Excel
10 114 (25.91%) XenDesktop
11 107 (24.32%) MS Exchange
12 98 (22.27%) Hyper-V
13 96 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 87 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 86 (19.55%) NetApp
15 86 (19.55%) WAN
16 84 (19.09%) LAN
17 83 (18.86%) Windows Server 2012
18 80 (18.18%) SQL Server
19 79 (17.95%) TCP/IP
20 78 (17.73%) SAN
21 75 (17.05%) HP
22 74 (16.82%) MCSE
23 73 (16.59%) Windows 7
24 71 (16.14%) SCCM
24 71 (16.14%) Firewall
25 68 (15.45%) ITIL
26 67 (15.23%) DNS
27 66 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
28 65 (14.77%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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
1 107 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 59 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 39 (8.86%) SharePoint
5 35 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 33 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (6.36%) Lync
8 27 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (5.91%) IIS
10 14 (3.18%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
11 10 (2.27%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.82%) Apache
13 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
16 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.23%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 119 (27.05%) MS Excel
2 40 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (2.73%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (2.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.41%) Office 365
2 8 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.14%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 86 (19.55%) WAN
2 84 (19.09%) LAN
3 79 (17.95%) TCP/IP
4 78 (17.73%) SAN
5 71 (16.14%) Firewall
6 67 (15.23%) DNS
7 43 (9.77%) DHCP
8 38 (8.64%) NetScaler
9 34 (7.73%) VPN
10 27 (6.14%) VoIP
11 24 (5.45%) NAS
12 22 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (5.00%) Wireless
13 18 (4.09%) Internet
14 17 (3.86%) FTP
15 16 (3.64%) 3G
16 15 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (3.41%) IP Telephony
17 14 (3.18%) Ethernet
18 13 (2.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.73%) Cognos Powerplay
4 12 (2.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 11 (2.50%) Cognos Impromptu
5 11 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.27%) DataStage
6 10 (2.27%) MySQL
7 4 (0.91%) Informix
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.45%) ActiveReports
9 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.23%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.50%) MSI
2 10 (2.27%) AdminStudio
3 8 (1.82%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.91%) PVCS
5 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.23%) FogBugz
General
1 46 (10.45%) Finance
2 21 (4.77%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.41%) Retail
4 11 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.05%) Law
6 8 (1.82%) Legal
7 5 (1.14%) Local Government
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (18.18%) Consultant
2 77 (17.50%) Analyst
3 69 (15.68%) Support Engineer
4 62 (14.09%) Architect
5 37 (8.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 33 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.59%) IT Support
8 27 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (6.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (6.14%) Service Analyst
9 23 (5.23%) Infrastructure Architect
9 23 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (4.09%) Infrastructure Manager
12 17 (3.86%) Developer
12 17 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.64%) IT Support Engineer
14 15 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
14 15 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
15 14 (3.18%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 9 (2.05%) Web Services
3 8 (1.82%) COM
4 6 (1.36%) XML
4 6 (1.36%) .NET
5 5 (1.14%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.23%) jQuery
6 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.05%) Blackberry
2 28 (6.36%) Clustering
3 21 (4.77%) FlexPod
4 17 (3.86%) Replication
5 16 (3.64%) PDA
6 9 (2.05%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.59%) CLARiiON
7 7 (1.59%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.36%) Celerra
9 5 (1.14%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.91%) PKI
10 4 (0.91%) Human Factors
10 4 (0.91%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.91%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.23%) PMI
13 1 (0.23%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 302 (68.64%) Windows
2 126 (28.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 83 (18.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (16.59%) Windows 7
6 50 (11.36%) Windows XP
7 29 (6.59%) Windows 8
8 24 (5.45%) Linux
9 18 (4.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (1.59%) UNIX
11 6 (1.36%) Android
11 6 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.36%) Windows NT
12 5 (1.14%) Solaris
13 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.68%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.23%) AIX
14 1 (0.23%) HPUX
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (15.45%) ITIL
2 31 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (5.23%) Migration
4 20 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 19 (4.32%) Project Management
6 17 (3.86%) Service Management
7 16 (3.64%) Change Control
8 15 (3.41%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (2.95%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (2.95%) Service Delivery
9 13 (2.95%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (2.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (2.73%) E-Commerce
11 11 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (2.50%) PRINCE2
11 11 (2.50%) Security Management
11 11 (2.50%) Security Architecture
12 10 (2.27%) ETL
13 9 (2.05%) Change Management
14 7 (1.59%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.86%) SQL
2 24 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.09%) VB
4 16 (3.64%) VBScript
5 12 (2.73%) VBA
6 7 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.91%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.68%) Java
10 2 (0.45%) Korn
10 2 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (16.82%) MCSE
3 66 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 63 (14.32%) Citrix Certification
5 48 (10.91%) CCA
6 35 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (7.95%) MCITP
7 32 (7.27%) CCEE
8 31 (7.05%) CCNA
9 27 (6.14%) Security Cleared
10 25 (5.68%) NCDA
10 25 (5.68%) MCTS
11 21 (4.77%) Degree
12 19 (4.32%) CCIA
12 19 (4.32%) NCIE
13 18 (4.09%) VCAP
14 17 (3.86%) VTSP
15 16 (3.64%) SC Cleared
16 15 (3.41%) MCP
17 13 (2.95%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.95%) SLA
2 7 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.45%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 214 (48.64%) Active Directory
2 183 (41.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (32.05%) XenApp
4 114 (25.91%) XenDesktop
5 98 (22.27%) Hyper-V
6 65 (14.77%) vSphere
7 38 (8.64%) XenServer
7 38 (8.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 29 (6.59%) VMware ESX
9 26 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (3.41%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.27%) vCloud
11 10 (2.27%) Terminal Server
12 8 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (1.59%) VMware Server
13 7 (1.59%) UAG
14 6 (1.36%) IAG
15 5 (1.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 71 (16.14%) SCCM
2 39 (8.86%) SCOM
3 20 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 14 (3.18%) AppDNA
4 14 (3.18%) WSUS
5 13 (2.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.82%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.82%) XenMobile
7 6 (1.36%) Cacti
7 6 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (1.14%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.91%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.91%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (0.91%) Legato
10 3 (0.68%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.45%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 268 (60.91%) VMware
2 257 (58.41%) Microsoft
3 147 (33.41%) Cisco
4 86 (19.55%) NetApp
5 75 (17.05%) HP
6 43 (9.77%) EMC
7 40 (9.09%) Symantec
8 35 (7.95%) AppSense
9 20 (4.55%) IBM
10 18 (4.09%) LANDesk
10 18 (4.09%) Apple
11 17 (3.86%) McAfee
12 15 (3.41%) Dell
13 14 (3.18%) Fujitsu
14 12 (2.73%) Cognos
15 11 (2.50%) Juniper
16 10 (2.27%) Mitel
16 10 (2.27%) CheckPoint
16 10 (2.27%) Oracle
17 9 (2.05%) 3PAR
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + pension + Healtcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £19000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago