The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 46 40 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 265 252 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.73% 4.63% 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 9.19% 9.04% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 215 224 181
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Citrix
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2885 2788 2460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.51% 51.24% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2370 2029
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -17 96 £45,500 +1.11% 10
Coventry +14 47 £38,500 +14.07% 6
Shropshire +1 26 £27,500 +4.76% 1
Staffordshire -15 19 £25,500 - 2
Warwickshire +5 15 £27,850 -30.37% 3
Worcestershire 0 15 £31,500 -5.97%
Solihull +3 13 £37,500 +20.96% 4
Wolverhampton +1 7 £24,000 -31.42%
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
West Bromwich +4 2 - -
Walsall -6 1 £23,000 -38.66%
Dudley -7 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 384 (71.91%) Windows
2 337 (63.11%) VMware
3 333 (62.36%) Microsoft
4 287 (53.75%) Active Directory
5 230 (43.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 185 (34.64%) XenApp
7 183 (34.27%) Cisco
8 179 (33.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 169 (31.65%) MS Exchange
10 139 (26.03%) XenDesktop
11 137 (25.66%) Hyper-V
12 135 (25.28%) MS Excel
13 132 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 129 (24.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 119 (22.28%) NetApp
16 118 (22.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 106 (19.85%) MCSE
18 103 (19.29%) HP
19 102 (19.10%) SQL Server
19 102 (19.10%) Exchange Server 2010
20 100 (18.73%) vSphere
21 99 (18.54%) ITIL
21 99 (18.54%) Firewall
22 95 (17.79%) SAN
22 95 (17.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 94 (17.60%) WAN
24 92 (17.23%) LAN
25 87 (16.29%) Citrix Certification
26 86 (16.10%) TCP/IP
27 78 (14.61%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 169 (31.65%) MS Exchange
2 102 (19.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 58 (10.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 57 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 56 (10.49%) SharePoint
7 54 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 38 (7.12%) Lync
9 34 (6.37%) IIS
10 21 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2000
11 14 (2.62%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.31%) Apache
12 7 (1.31%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 135 (25.28%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (2.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.00%) Office 365
2 9 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (18.54%) Firewall
2 95 (17.79%) SAN
3 94 (17.60%) WAN
4 92 (17.23%) LAN
5 86 (16.10%) TCP/IP
6 76 (14.23%) DNS
7 50 (9.36%) NetScaler
8 47 (8.80%) DHCP
9 33 (6.18%) VPN
9 33 (6.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 31 (5.81%) VoIP
11 28 (5.24%) NAS
12 26 (4.87%) Internet
13 20 (3.75%) VLAN
13 20 (3.75%) WAAS
14 19 (3.56%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (3.56%) IP Telephony
15 16 (3.00%) Wireless
15 16 (3.00%) 3G
15 16 (3.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.43%) Cognos Powerplay
5 13 (2.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 12 (2.25%) Cognos Impromptu
6 12 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.25%) MySQL
7 11 (2.06%) DataStage
8 6 (1.12%) Informix
8 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.37%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.06%) MSI
1 11 (2.06%) AdminStudio
2 10 (1.87%) InstallShield
3 5 (0.94%) PVCS
4 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.19%) ProC
General
1 49 (9.18%) Finance
2 22 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.62%) Retail
4 12 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.69%) Law
5 9 (1.69%) Legal
6 6 (1.12%) Local Government
7 2 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) German Language
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Front Office
8 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 92 (17.23%) Consultant
2 84 (15.73%) Support Engineer
3 82 (15.36%) Analyst
4 67 (12.55%) Architect
5 47 (8.80%) 3rd Line Support
6 38 (7.12%) Support Analyst
7 37 (6.93%) IT Support
8 31 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (4.87%) Service Desk Analyst
9 26 (4.87%) Service Analyst
10 25 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (4.31%) Team Leader
13 22 (4.12%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 22 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (3.93%) Infrastructure Architect
15 20 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
16 19 (3.56%) Technical Consultant
16 19 (3.56%) Developer
17 18 (3.37%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.31%) Application Packaging
2 11 (2.06%) Web Services
3 9 (1.69%) COM
4 7 (1.31%) XML
5 6 (1.12%) HTML
5 6 (1.12%) .NET
6 5 (0.94%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.37%) Middleware
8 1 (0.19%) Ajax
8 1 (0.19%) CSS
8 1 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.80%) Blackberry
2 41 (7.68%) Clustering
3 25 (4.68%) FlexPod
4 16 (3.00%) PDA
4 16 (3.00%) Replication
5 11 (2.06%) CLARiiON
5 11 (2.06%) Celerra
6 10 (1.87%) Thin Client
6 10 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.87%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.94%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.37%) PKI
11 2 (0.37%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 384 (71.91%) Windows
2 179 (33.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 129 (24.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (14.61%) Windows 7
6 59 (11.05%) Windows XP
7 39 (7.30%) Windows 8
8 28 (5.24%) Linux
9 18 (3.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.50%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.50%) Windows NT
12 6 (1.12%) UNIX
12 6 (1.12%) Android
13 4 (0.75%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.56%) VMS
14 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (18.54%) ITIL
2 43 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (5.62%) Change Control
4 28 (5.24%) Migration
5 25 (4.68%) Project Management
6 23 (4.31%) Service Management
7 20 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
8 18 (3.37%) Asset Management
9 14 (2.62%) Service Delivery
9 14 (2.62%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (2.43%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (2.43%) Coaching
11 12 (2.25%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (2.25%) Security Architecture
11 12 (2.25%) E-Commerce
12 11 (2.06%) Change Management
12 11 (2.06%) ETL
12 11 (2.06%) Security Management
12 11 (2.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (1.87%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 75 (14.04%) SQL
2 39 (7.30%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.87%) VB
4 24 (4.49%) VBScript
5 13 (2.43%) VBA
6 5 (0.94%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.37%) Korn
8 2 (0.37%) C
9 1 (0.19%) Java
9 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 118 (22.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (19.85%) MCSE
3 95 (17.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 87 (16.29%) Citrix Certification
5 75 (14.04%) CCA
6 44 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (7.87%) MCITP
8 40 (7.49%) CCNA
9 36 (6.74%) CCEE
10 34 (6.37%) NCDA
11 31 (5.81%) VTSP
12 29 (5.43%) Security Cleared
13 28 (5.24%) NCIE
14 27 (5.06%) MCTS
15 26 (4.87%) MCP
16 25 (4.68%) VCAP
17 23 (4.31%) SC Cleared
17 23 (4.31%) Degree
18 19 (3.56%) CCIA
18 19 (3.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.12%) SLA
2 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 287 (53.75%) Active Directory
2 230 (43.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (34.64%) XenApp
4 139 (26.03%) XenDesktop
5 137 (25.66%) Hyper-V
6 100 (18.73%) vSphere
7 48 (8.99%) VMware ESX
8 32 (5.99%) XenServer
9 31 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
10 28 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
11 26 (4.87%) vCloud
12 20 (3.75%) Terminal Services
13 14 (2.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (2.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 11 (2.06%) Forefront TMG
16 9 (1.69%) Terminal Server
17 8 (1.50%) VMware Server
18 7 (1.31%) UAG
19 6 (1.12%) IAG
20 5 (0.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 76 (14.23%) SCCM
2 41 (7.68%) SCOM
3 30 (5.62%) Backup Exec
4 18 (3.37%) AppDNA
4 18 (3.37%) XenMobile
5 15 (2.81%) WSUS
6 14 (2.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (2.25%) NetBackup
8 11 (2.06%) SCOrch
9 10 (1.87%) SCDPM
10 7 (1.31%) ARCserve
10 7 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (1.31%) SCVMM
11 6 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (1.12%) Cacti
11 6 (1.12%) Legato
12 5 (0.94%) SCSM
13 4 (0.75%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 337 (63.11%) VMware
2 333 (62.36%) Microsoft
3 183 (34.27%) Cisco
4 119 (22.28%) NetApp
5 103 (19.29%) HP
6 63 (11.80%) EMC
7 48 (8.99%) Symantec
8 31 (5.81%) AppSense
9 27 (5.06%) IBM
10 22 (4.12%) Apple
11 19 (3.56%) CheckPoint
12 18 (3.37%) LANDesk
13 17 (3.18%) SonicWALL
13 17 (3.18%) 3PAR
14 16 (3.00%) McAfee
15 15 (2.81%) Dell
16 14 (2.62%) Cognos
17 13 (2.43%) Fujitsu
18 12 (2.25%) Oracle
19 10 (1.87%) CommVault
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £19.5k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
MBA Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k base plus bens + bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Starting Salary £20,000 rising to £21,500 after 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago