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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 40 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 270 269 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.98% 4.82% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 9.70% 9.56% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 231 238 213
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
2784 2814 2510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.37% 50.43% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2385 2094
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 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
(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 -23 80 £42,500 - 8
Coventry +5 46 £38,500 +14.92% 3
Shropshire +1 43 £32,500 +26.21% 3
Staffordshire -10 26 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Warwickshire +15 12 £27,850 -24.72% 1
Worcestershire -7 12 £31,500 -5.97% 2
Solihull -5 11 £40,000 +25.98%
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
West Bromwich 0 5 £19,000 -42.42% 2
Wolverhampton -6 4 £24,000 -31.42%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 -
Walsall -4 1 £28,000 -25.33%
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 350 (71.72%) Windows
2 297 (60.86%) VMware
3 293 (60.04%) Microsoft
4 247 (50.61%) Active Directory
5 201 (41.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 161 (32.99%) Cisco
7 159 (32.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 158 (32.38%) XenApp
9 135 (27.66%) MS Exchange
10 126 (25.82%) XenDesktop
11 124 (25.41%) MS Excel
12 117 (23.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 114 (23.36%) Hyper-V
14 113 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 102 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 98 (20.08%) NetApp
17 90 (18.44%) MCSE
18 89 (18.24%) Firewall
19 88 (18.03%) SQL Server
20 86 (17.62%) WAN
21 85 (17.42%) SAN
22 84 (17.21%) HP
22 84 (17.21%) LAN
22 84 (17.21%) ITIL
23 83 (17.01%) Windows 7
24 82 (16.80%) TCP/IP
25 79 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2010
25 79 (16.19%) SCCM
26 76 (15.57%) vSphere
27 72 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 135 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 79 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (10.45%) SharePoint
4 49 (10.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 47 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 42 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 35 (7.17%) IIS
9 32 (6.56%) Lync
10 14 (2.87%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (1.64%) Apache
12 8 (1.64%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.61%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
16 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
Applications
1 124 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 50 (10.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (2.66%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.69%) Office 365
2 9 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.02%) IaaS
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (18.24%) Firewall
2 86 (17.62%) WAN
3 85 (17.42%) SAN
4 84 (17.21%) LAN
5 82 (16.80%) TCP/IP
6 70 (14.34%) DNS
7 44 (9.02%) DHCP
8 42 (8.61%) NetScaler
9 35 (7.17%) VPN
10 28 (5.74%) NAS
11 27 (5.53%) VoIP
12 25 (5.12%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (4.51%) Internet
14 20 (4.10%) Wireless
14 20 (4.10%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (3.69%) VLAN
15 18 (3.69%) IP Telephony
16 17 (3.48%) FTP
17 16 (3.28%) 3G
17 16 (3.28%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.66%) Cognos Powerplay
5 13 (2.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 12 (2.46%) Cognos Impromptu
6 12 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.25%) DataStage
7 11 (2.25%) MySQL
8 6 (1.23%) Informix
9 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.41%) ActiveReports
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.46%) MSI
1 12 (2.46%) AdminStudio
2 10 (2.05%) InstallShield
3 5 (1.02%) PVCS
4 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) ProC
General
1 47 (9.63%) Finance
2 20 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.07%) Retail
4 12 (2.46%) Legal
4 12 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.05%) Law
6 6 (1.23%) Local Government
7 2 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.20%) German Language
8 1 (0.20%) Front Office
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (16.39%) Consultant
2 79 (16.19%) Analyst
2 79 (16.19%) Support Engineer
3 62 (12.70%) Architect
4 49 (10.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 35 (7.17%) Support Analyst
6 34 (6.97%) IT Support
7 32 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (5.53%) Service Analyst
8 27 (5.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 23 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
10 21 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (3.89%) Developer
12 19 (3.89%) Infrastructure Manager
13 18 (3.69%) Team Leader
14 17 (3.48%) IT Support Engineer
15 16 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
16 15 (3.07%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.51%) Application Packaging
2 10 (2.05%) Web Services
3 8 (1.64%) COM
4 6 (1.23%) HTML
4 6 (1.23%) .NET
4 6 (1.23%) XML
5 4 (0.82%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.20%) Ajax
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) CSS
7 1 (0.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.07%) Blackberry
2 31 (6.35%) Clustering
3 23 (4.71%) FlexPod
4 16 (3.28%) Replication
4 16 (3.28%) PDA
5 9 (1.84%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.43%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.43%) Celerra
7 6 (1.23%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.23%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.61%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.41%) PKI
11 2 (0.41%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.20%) PMI
12 1 (0.20%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 350 (71.72%) Windows
2 159 (32.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (23.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 113 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (17.01%) Windows 7
6 56 (11.48%) Windows XP
7 34 (6.97%) Windows 8
8 24 (4.92%) Linux
9 19 (3.89%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.43%) Windows NT
11 6 (1.23%) UNIX
11 6 (1.23%) Android
12 5 (1.02%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.61%) Solaris
13 3 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (17.21%) ITIL
2 33 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (5.33%) Migration
4 21 (4.30%) Asset Management
4 21 (4.30%) Project Management
4 21 (4.30%) Service Management
5 20 (4.10%) Change Control
6 16 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (3.28%) Service Delivery
7 15 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (2.46%) E-Commerce
9 12 (2.46%) Change Management
9 12 (2.46%) Security Architecture
9 12 (2.46%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (2.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (2.25%) Security Management
10 11 (2.25%) PRINCE2
10 11 (2.25%) ETL
11 10 (2.05%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 68 (13.93%) SQL
2 31 (6.35%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.51%) VB
4 20 (4.10%) VBScript
5 13 (2.66%) VBA
6 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.41%) Korn
9 2 (0.41%) C
10 1 (0.20%) Java
10 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (18.44%) MCSE
3 72 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 70 (14.34%) Citrix Certification
5 58 (11.89%) CCA
6 39 (7.99%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (7.58%) MCITP
8 34 (6.97%) CCNA
9 29 (5.94%) NCDA
10 28 (5.74%) CCEE
11 25 (5.12%) MCTS
11 25 (5.12%) Security Cleared
12 22 (4.51%) NCIE
12 22 (4.51%) VTSP
13 20 (4.10%) VCAP
13 20 (4.10%) Degree
14 17 (3.48%) SC Cleared
14 17 (3.48%) CCIA
15 16 (3.28%) MCP
16 14 (2.87%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.76%) SLA
2 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 247 (50.61%) Active Directory
2 201 (41.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (32.38%) XenApp
4 126 (25.82%) XenDesktop
5 114 (23.36%) Hyper-V
6 76 (15.57%) vSphere
7 36 (7.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 34 (6.97%) VMware ESX
8 34 (6.97%) XenServer
9 29 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (2.66%) Terminal Services
11 12 (2.46%) vCloud
12 9 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (1.64%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.64%) Terminal Server
14 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (1.43%) UAG
15 6 (1.23%) IAG
16 5 (1.02%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 79 (16.19%) SCCM
2 44 (9.02%) SCOM
3 24 (4.92%) Backup Exec
4 18 (3.69%) AppDNA
5 13 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (2.46%) WSUS
7 9 (1.84%) SCDPM
8 8 (1.64%) XenMobile
9 7 (1.43%) SCVMM
9 7 (1.43%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.23%) Cacti
10 6 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (1.02%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.02%) SCSM
11 5 (1.02%) Legato
12 4 (0.82%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.61%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 297 (60.86%) VMware
2 293 (60.04%) Microsoft
3 161 (32.99%) Cisco
4 98 (20.08%) NetApp
5 84 (17.21%) HP
6 47 (9.63%) EMC
7 42 (8.61%) Symantec
8 36 (7.38%) AppSense
9 22 (4.51%) IBM
10 20 (4.10%) Apple
11 18 (3.69%) LANDesk
12 17 (3.48%) McAfee
13 14 (2.87%) CheckPoint
13 14 (2.87%) Fujitsu
14 13 (2.66%) 3PAR
14 13 (2.66%) Cognos
14 13 (2.66%) Dell
15 12 (2.46%) Mitel
16 10 (2.05%) Juniper
16 10 (2.05%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £26000 per annum - company car or car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Network IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Network IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £19.5k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23240.00 - £25526.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago