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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 44 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 257 253 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.77% 4.57% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 9.74% 9.02% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 222 220 218
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 £22,450 £25,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.59%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2638 2804 2468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.00% 50.64% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2181 2317 2082
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 £27,000 £25,000 £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 24 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 24 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 -10 83 £42,000 +5.00% 17
Coventry +7 47 £38,500 +14.92% 9
Shropshire +4 35 £32,500 +22.64% 5
Staffordshire -4 31 £25,000 -35.89% 5
Warwickshire +10 12 £27,850 -24.72% 3
Solihull -15 12 £45,000 +21.62%
West Bromwich -1 9 £18,750 -43.18%
Worcestershire -14 5 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Herefordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -2 3 £35,000 +29.62%
Walsall +1 1 £28,000 -25.33%
Wolverhampton -12 1 £35,000 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 299 (68.74%) Windows
2 267 (61.38%) VMware
3 257 (59.08%) Microsoft
4 209 (48.05%) Active Directory
5 182 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 147 (33.79%) Cisco
7 140 (32.18%) XenApp
8 124 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 119 (27.36%) MS Excel
10 113 (25.98%) XenDesktop
11 105 (24.14%) MS Exchange
12 96 (22.07%) Hyper-V
13 94 (21.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 86 (19.77%) NetApp
14 86 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 84 (19.31%) WAN
16 83 (19.08%) LAN
17 82 (18.85%) Windows Server 2012
18 79 (18.16%) SQL Server
18 79 (18.16%) SAN
19 78 (17.93%) TCP/IP
20 74 (17.01%) HP
21 73 (16.78%) MCSE
22 72 (16.55%) Windows 7
23 70 (16.09%) SCCM
23 70 (16.09%) Firewall
24 67 (15.40%) DNS
25 66 (15.17%) ITIL
25 66 (15.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 65 (14.94%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 105 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 57 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (11.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 37 (8.51%) SharePoint
5 34 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (6.44%) Lync
8 26 (5.98%) IIS
8 26 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.22%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (2.30%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (1.84%) Apache
12 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
15 1 (0.23%) WorkSite
15 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
15 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 119 (27.36%) MS Excel
2 39 (8.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) GIMP
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.53%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (1.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.22%) Office 365
2 6 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.15%) IaaS
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 84 (19.31%) WAN
2 83 (19.08%) LAN
3 79 (18.16%) SAN
4 78 (17.93%) TCP/IP
5 70 (16.09%) Firewall
6 67 (15.40%) DNS
7 43 (9.89%) DHCP
8 38 (8.74%) NetScaler
9 33 (7.59%) VPN
10 27 (6.21%) VoIP
11 25 (5.75%) NAS
12 22 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (5.06%) Wireless
13 18 (4.14%) Internet
14 16 (3.68%) FTP
14 16 (3.68%) 3G
15 15 (3.45%) IP Telephony
15 15 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (3.22%) Ethernet
17 13 (2.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.53%) Cognos Powerplay
4 11 (2.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 10 (2.30%) MySQL
5 10 (2.30%) Cognos Impromptu
5 10 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.07%) DataStage
7 4 (0.92%) Informix
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.46%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.53%) MSI
2 10 (2.30%) AdminStudio
3 8 (1.84%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.92%) PVCS
5 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.23%) FogBugz
General
1 45 (10.34%) Finance
2 20 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.45%) Retail
4 10 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.07%) Legal
6 8 (1.84%) Law
7 5 (1.15%) Local Government
8 2 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 81 (18.62%) Consultant
2 74 (17.01%) Analyst
3 69 (15.86%) Support Engineer
4 63 (14.48%) Architect
5 37 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
6 30 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 28 (6.44%) IT Support
8 27 (6.21%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (6.21%) Service Analyst
9 26 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 24 (5.52%) Infrastructure Architect
11 23 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
13 18 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
14 17 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (3.68%) Developer
15 16 (3.68%) IT Support Engineer
16 15 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
16 15 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
17 14 (3.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.60%) Application Packaging
2 9 (2.07%) Web Services
3 8 (1.84%) COM
4 6 (1.38%) XML
4 6 (1.38%) .NET
5 5 (1.15%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) jQuery
6 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.23%) Ajax
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) Flash
6 1 (0.23%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.18%) Blackberry
2 28 (6.44%) Clustering
3 21 (4.83%) FlexPod
4 17 (3.91%) Replication
5 16 (3.68%) PDA
6 9 (2.07%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.61%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.38%) Celerra
9 5 (1.15%) Human Factors
9 5 (1.15%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.92%) PKI
10 4 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.23%) Freedom of Information
13 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 299 (68.74%) Windows
2 124 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (21.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 82 (18.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (16.55%) Windows 7
6 50 (11.49%) Windows XP
7 29 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 24 (5.52%) Linux
9 18 (4.14%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (1.84%) UNIX
11 6 (1.38%) Windows NT
11 6 (1.38%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.38%) Android
12 5 (1.15%) Solaris
13 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.23%) AIX
14 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.17%) ITIL
2 31 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (5.29%) Migration
4 20 (4.60%) Asset Management
5 19 (4.37%) Project Management
6 17 (3.91%) Service Management
7 16 (3.68%) Change Control
8 15 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (2.99%) Service Delivery
10 12 (2.76%) E-Commerce
10 12 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (2.53%) PRINCE2
11 11 (2.53%) Security Management
12 10 (2.30%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (2.30%) Security Architecture
13 9 (2.07%) ETL
13 9 (2.07%) Change Management
14 7 (1.61%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.02%) SQL
2 24 (5.52%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.14%) VB
4 16 (3.68%) VBScript
5 11 (2.53%) VBA
6 7 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.15%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.69%) Java
10 2 (0.46%) C
10 2 (0.46%) Korn
11 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (16.78%) MCSE
3 66 (15.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 62 (14.25%) Citrix Certification
5 47 (10.80%) CCA
6 35 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (8.05%) MCITP
7 32 (7.36%) CCEE
8 31 (7.13%) CCNA
9 28 (6.44%) Security Cleared
10 25 (5.75%) NCDA
10 25 (5.75%) MCTS
11 22 (5.06%) Degree
12 19 (4.37%) NCIE
12 19 (4.37%) CCIA
13 18 (4.14%) VCAP
14 17 (3.91%) SC Cleared
14 17 (3.91%) VTSP
15 15 (3.45%) MCP
16 13 (2.99%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.59%) SLA
2 7 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.46%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 209 (48.05%) Active Directory
2 182 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (32.18%) XenApp
4 113 (25.98%) XenDesktop
5 96 (22.07%) Hyper-V
6 65 (14.94%) vSphere
7 39 (8.97%) XenServer
8 38 (8.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (6.67%) VMware ESX
10 26 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (3.45%) Terminal Services
12 10 (2.30%) Terminal Server
12 10 (2.30%) vCloud
13 8 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
14 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (1.61%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.61%) UAG
15 6 (1.38%) IAG
16 5 (1.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 70 (16.09%) SCCM
2 39 (8.97%) SCOM
3 20 (4.60%) Backup Exec
4 14 (3.22%) AppDNA
4 14 (3.22%) WSUS
5 13 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.84%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.84%) XenMobile
7 6 (1.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.38%) Cacti
7 6 (1.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.15%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.92%) MAILsweeper
9 4 (0.92%) Legato
9 4 (0.92%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.69%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.46%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.46%) SCSM
11 2 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 267 (61.38%) VMware
2 257 (59.08%) Microsoft
3 147 (33.79%) Cisco
4 86 (19.77%) NetApp
5 74 (17.01%) HP
6 43 (9.89%) EMC
7 40 (9.20%) Symantec
8 34 (7.82%) AppSense
9 20 (4.60%) IBM
10 18 (4.14%) Apple
10 18 (4.14%) LANDesk
11 17 (3.91%) McAfee
12 15 (3.45%) Dell
13 14 (3.22%) Fujitsu
14 11 (2.53%) Juniper
14 11 (2.53%) Cognos
14 11 (2.53%) Oracle
15 10 (2.30%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.30%) Mitel
16 9 (2.07%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + pension + Healtcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £19000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum £50K Basic + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - On call retainer, overtime, time in Lieu
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 17 days ago