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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 50 78 39
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 232 124 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.64% 2.99% 5.52%
As % of the Vendors category 10.04% 6.08% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 195 106 206
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
2310 2040 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.24% 49.20% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 1605 1861
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -5 64 £35,000 -30.00% 10
Shropshire - 41 £31,000 - 2
Coventry -2 36 £50,000 - 7
Staffordshire +4 34 £35,000 +48.93% 3
Solihull +10 19 £40,000 -5.88%
Dudley +2 17 £27,500 -26.66%
Warwickshire -7 9 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Worcestershire -8 6 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Herefordshire -4 3 £22,000 -22.22%
Wolverhampton - 3 £40,000 -
Walsall -4 2 £42,500 +54.54%
West Bromwich - 1 £18,500 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £33,500 -
Kingswinford - 1 £28,500 - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 365 (73.15%) Windows
2 361 (72.34%) VMware
3 268 (53.71%) Microsoft
4 252 (50.50%) Active Directory
5 198 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 181 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 160 (32.06%) Cisco
8 155 (31.06%) MS Exchange
9 125 (25.05%) ITIL
10 122 (24.45%) MS Excel
10 122 (24.45%) SAN
11 117 (23.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 116 (23.25%) XenApp
13 110 (22.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 109 (21.84%) NetApp
15 107 (21.44%) LAN
16 103 (20.64%) SQL Server
16 103 (20.64%) Windows Server 2003
17 98 (19.64%) Hyper-V
18 95 (19.04%) WAN
19 92 (18.44%) DNS
19 92 (18.44%) HP
19 92 (18.44%) vSphere
20 89 (17.84%) Exchange Server 2010
21 86 (17.23%) MCSE
22 82 (16.43%) Linux
22 82 (16.43%) SQL
22 82 (16.43%) TCP/IP
23 75 (15.03%) Firewall
24 70 (14.03%) Citrix Certification

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 155 (31.06%) MS Exchange
2 89 (17.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 35 (7.01%) SharePoint
7 29 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 29 (5.81%) IIS
8 17 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2000
9 13 (2.61%) Apache
9 13 (2.61%) Lync
10 7 (1.40%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.00%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.40%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
Applications
1 122 (24.45%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.21%) MS Office
3 6 (1.20%) MS Project
4 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.20%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.80%) Office 365
2 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.80%) Trello
4 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.40%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (24.45%) SAN
2 107 (21.44%) LAN
3 95 (19.04%) WAN
4 92 (18.44%) DNS
5 82 (16.43%) TCP/IP
6 75 (15.03%) Firewall
7 53 (10.62%) DHCP
8 41 (8.22%) VPN
9 37 (7.41%) NAS
10 26 (5.21%) Internet
11 23 (4.61%) NetScaler
12 20 (4.01%) Wireless
13 19 (3.81%) VLAN
14 18 (3.61%) IP Telephony
14 18 (3.61%) DDNS
15 17 (3.41%) Intranet
16 15 (3.01%) VoIP
17 14 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
17 14 (2.81%) Network Security
18 11 (2.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (6.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.20%) MySQL
5 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.80%) RavenDB
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.60%) Informix
8 3 (0.60%) DB2
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.20%) MS Access
10 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Hudson
2 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 33 (6.61%) Finance
2 10 (2.00%) Law
3 9 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.60%) Retail
5 5 (1.00%) Banking
6 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.60%) Legal
7 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (17.43%) Analyst
2 85 (17.03%) Architect
3 62 (12.42%) Support Engineer
4 45 (9.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (7.82%) Consultant
6 30 (6.01%) 3rd Line Support
6 30 (6.01%) Support Analyst
7 29 (5.81%) IT Support
8 28 (5.61%) Support Technician
9 24 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 24 (4.81%) Infrastructure Architect
10 22 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
10 22 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (4.21%) Network Engineer
11 21 (4.21%) Administrator
12 18 (3.61%) Technical Architect
12 18 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.21%) Senior Support Engineer
13 16 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (2.81%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.01%) .NET
2 14 (2.81%) XML
3 9 (1.80%) HTML
3 9 (1.80%) CSS
4 7 (1.40%) Web Services
5 5 (1.00%) Ajax
5 5 (1.00%) jQuery
6 4 (0.80%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (0.80%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (0.80%) HTML5
6 4 (0.80%) COM
6 4 (0.80%) MSMQ
7 3 (0.60%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.60%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (0.40%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.20%) XSD
9 1 (0.20%) J2EE
9 1 (0.20%) WCF
9 1 (0.20%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.02%) Clustering
2 32 (6.41%) Blackberry
3 15 (3.01%) Statistics
4 13 (2.61%) Performance Metrics
5 11 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.60%) EqualLogic
6 8 (1.60%) GIS
7 5 (1.00%) Replication
7 5 (1.00%) Life Science
7 5 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.80%) User Experience
8 4 (0.80%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.60%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.60%) Handset
9 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.60%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.60%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.60%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 365 (73.15%) Windows
2 181 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (22.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 103 (20.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 82 (16.43%) Linux
6 47 (9.42%) Windows 7
7 43 (8.62%) Windows XP
8 38 (7.62%) Windows 8
9 21 (4.21%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.20%) Ubuntu
12 10 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (1.80%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.20%) Android
15 5 (1.00%) UNIX
16 4 (0.80%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.80%) VMS
17 3 (0.60%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.40%) CentOS
19 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (25.05%) ITIL
2 39 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (5.01%) Service Delivery
4 20 (4.01%) Business Continuity
5 18 (3.61%) Service Management
6 16 (3.21%) Incident Management
6 16 (3.21%) Project Management
7 14 (2.81%) PRINCE2
8 13 (2.61%) Migration
8 13 (2.61%) Change Control
8 13 (2.61%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (2.40%) Network Design
9 12 (2.40%) E-Commerce
10 11 (2.20%) Line Management
11 9 (1.80%) Trend Analysis
12 8 (1.60%) Time Management
12 8 (1.60%) PRINCE
12 8 (1.60%) Configuration Management
13 7 (1.40%) CRM
13 7 (1.40%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (16.43%) SQL
2 29 (5.81%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.01%) Java
4 9 (1.80%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.40%) C
5 7 (1.40%) C#
6 5 (1.00%) PHP
6 5 (1.00%) VBScript
7 4 (0.80%) VB
8 2 (0.40%) Perl
9 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.20%) RPG
9 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (23.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (17.23%) MCSE
3 70 (14.03%) Citrix Certification
4 63 (12.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 59 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (11.22%) CCA
7 49 (9.82%) CCNA
8 38 (7.62%) MCSA
9 37 (7.41%) Security Cleared
10 31 (6.21%) SC Cleared
11 26 (5.21%) CCEE
11 26 (5.21%) MCITP
12 24 (4.81%) Degree
13 22 (4.41%) CCNP
14 21 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (4.21%) CCIA
15 16 (3.21%) MCP
16 14 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 13 (2.61%) VCP4
18 10 (2.00%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.20%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) COBIT
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 252 (50.50%) Active Directory
2 198 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (23.25%) XenApp
4 98 (19.64%) Hyper-V
5 92 (18.44%) vSphere
6 50 (10.02%) XenDesktop
7 31 (6.21%) VMware ESX
8 23 (4.61%) Terminal Services
9 21 (4.21%) XenServer
10 20 (4.01%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (3.01%) vCloud
13 8 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.80%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.20%) Firmware
17 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.20%) Xen
17 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.81%) Nagios
2 18 (3.61%) Backup Exec
3 14 (2.81%) XenMobile
4 12 (2.40%) WSUS
5 10 (2.00%) SCCM
5 10 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (2.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.00%) Foglight
6 5 (1.00%) MAILsweeper
6 5 (1.00%) ARCserve
6 5 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (1.00%) SCOM
6 5 (1.00%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.60%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.40%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 361 (72.34%) VMware
2 268 (53.71%) Microsoft
3 160 (32.06%) Cisco
4 109 (21.84%) NetApp
5 92 (18.44%) HP
6 58 (11.62%) EMC
7 32 (6.41%) Dell
8 31 (6.21%) Symantec
9 29 (5.81%) Avaya
10 22 (4.41%) Apple
10 22 (4.41%) Oracle
11 20 (4.01%) Brocade
12 19 (3.81%) Juniper
13 18 (3.61%) Red Hat
14 17 (3.41%) CheckPoint
15 16 (3.21%) AppSense
16 15 (3.01%) IBM
17 14 (2.81%) SonicWALL
17 14 (2.81%) Nimsoft
18 13 (2.61%) Fujitsu
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33k - £38k per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: 16k to 19k per year GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harris Global
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Excellent Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago