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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 40 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 261 271 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.87% 4.91% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 10.09% 9.82% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 220 235 211
Average salary £36,645 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,401 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -2.59%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2586 2759 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.29% 49.98% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2134 2270 2069
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 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 11 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 11 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 -9 87 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Coventry +7 48 £38,000 +13.43% 8
Shropshire +7 35 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Staffordshire -13 30 £25,000 -35.89% 3
West Bromwich +1 14 £18,500 -47.51% 1
Solihull -17 13 £50,000 +32.45%
Warwickshire +12 11 £27,850 -19.85% 3
Herefordshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield -3 3 £35,000 +29.62%
Worcestershire -13 3 £33,750 +0.74% 2
Wolverhampton -19 1 £35,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £28,000 - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 292 (68.07%) Windows
2 262 (61.07%) VMware
3 252 (58.74%) Microsoft
4 203 (47.32%) Active Directory
5 177 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 137 (31.93%) XenApp
7 136 (31.70%) Cisco
8 125 (29.14%) MS Excel
9 113 (26.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 107 (24.94%) XenDesktop
11 103 (24.01%) MS Exchange
12 92 (21.45%) Hyper-V
13 86 (20.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 85 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
15 84 (19.58%) NetApp
16 83 (19.35%) WAN
17 82 (19.11%) LAN
18 80 (18.65%) SAN
19 74 (17.25%) SQL Server
20 73 (17.02%) TCP/IP
20 73 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
21 71 (16.55%) Windows 7
21 71 (16.55%) HP
22 70 (16.32%) MCSE
23 65 (15.15%) DNS
23 65 (15.15%) SCCM
23 65 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 64 (14.92%) ITIL
25 63 (14.69%) Firewall
26 62 (14.45%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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
1 103 (24.01%) MS Exchange
2 57 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (11.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 35 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 33 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (6.29%) Lync
8 26 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 24 (5.59%) IIS
10 13 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (2.33%) Tomcat
11 10 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (1.63%) Apache
13 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
16 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
16 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.23%) WorkSite
Applications
1 125 (29.14%) MS Excel
2 40 (9.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.23%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.80%) Office 365
2 6 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.17%) IaaS
4 2 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 83 (19.35%) WAN
2 82 (19.11%) LAN
3 80 (18.65%) SAN
4 73 (17.02%) TCP/IP
5 65 (15.15%) DNS
6 63 (14.69%) Firewall
7 42 (9.79%) DHCP
8 35 (8.16%) NetScaler
9 33 (7.69%) VPN
10 27 (6.29%) VoIP
11 22 (5.13%) NAS
12 21 (4.90%) Wireless
13 19 (4.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (3.73%) Internet
14 16 (3.73%) 3G
14 16 (3.73%) FTP
15 14 (3.26%) Ethernet
15 14 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (3.03%) IP Telephony
16 13 (3.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.56%) Cognos Powerplay
5 11 (2.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 10 (2.33%) Cognos Impromptu
6 10 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.10%) DataStage
7 9 (2.10%) MySQL
8 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.47%) Informix
8 2 (0.47%) ActiveReports
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (2.56%) MSI
2 9 (2.10%) AdminStudio
3 7 (1.63%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.47%) PVCS
6 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.23%) FogBugz
General
1 45 (10.49%) Finance
2 21 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.50%) Retail
4 11 (2.56%) Legal
5 10 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.86%) Law
7 5 (1.17%) Local Government
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 84 (19.58%) Consultant
2 78 (18.18%) Analyst
3 67 (15.62%) Support Engineer
4 63 (14.69%) Architect
5 36 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 32 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 28 (6.53%) Service Analyst
7 28 (6.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (6.06%) IT Support
10 25 (5.83%) Infrastructure Architect
11 23 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 22 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (3.96%) Infrastructure Manager
14 16 (3.73%) Virtualisation Consultant
14 16 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
15 15 (3.50%) Technical Consultant
15 15 (3.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
16 14 (3.26%) Technical Engineer
16 14 (3.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.43%) Application Packaging
2 8 (1.86%) COM
3 7 (1.63%) Web Services
4 6 (1.40%) XML
4 6 (1.40%) .NET
5 3 (0.70%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) jQuery
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
6 1 (0.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.82%) Blackberry
2 28 (6.53%) Clustering
3 21 (4.90%) FlexPod
4 16 (3.73%) Replication
4 16 (3.73%) PDA
5 9 (2.10%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.86%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.63%) Human Factors
7 7 (1.63%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.17%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.17%) Celerra
10 4 (0.93%) PKI
10 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.70%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.70%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 292 (68.07%) Windows
2 113 (26.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (20.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 73 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (16.55%) Windows 7
6 52 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 28 (6.53%) Windows 8
8 24 (5.59%) Linux
9 18 (4.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (1.86%) UNIX
11 6 (1.40%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.40%) Windows NT
11 6 (1.40%) Android
12 5 (1.17%) Solaris
13 3 (0.70%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.23%) AIX
15 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (14.92%) ITIL
2 29 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (5.13%) Migration
4 20 (4.66%) Asset Management
5 18 (4.20%) Project Management
5 18 (4.20%) Service Management
6 15 (3.50%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (3.50%) Change Control
7 14 (3.26%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (3.26%) Service Delivery
8 13 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 12 (2.80%) PRINCE2
9 12 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (2.33%) Security Architecture
10 10 (2.33%) Security Management
11 9 (2.10%) ETL
11 9 (2.10%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (1.86%) Load Balancing
12 8 (1.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.29%) SQL
2 24 (5.59%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.96%) VB
4 16 (3.73%) VBScript
5 11 (2.56%) VBA
6 7 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.17%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.70%) Java
10 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.47%) C
10 2 (0.47%) Korn
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (16.32%) MCSE
3 65 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 56 (13.05%) Citrix Certification
5 41 (9.56%) CCA
6 36 (8.39%) MCITP
7 32 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (7.46%) CCEE
8 31 (7.23%) Security Cleared
9 29 (6.76%) CCNA
10 25 (5.83%) MCTS
11 24 (5.59%) Degree
12 22 (5.13%) NCDA
13 19 (4.43%) SC Cleared
14 18 (4.20%) NCIE
14 18 (4.20%) VCAP
14 18 (4.20%) CCIA
15 16 (3.73%) VTSP
16 15 (3.50%) MCP
17 14 (3.26%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.16%) SLA
2 7 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.47%) COBIT
4 2 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 203 (47.32%) Active Directory
2 177 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 137 (31.93%) XenApp
4 107 (24.94%) XenDesktop
5 92 (21.45%) Hyper-V
6 62 (14.45%) vSphere
7 40 (9.32%) XenServer
8 38 (8.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (6.06%) VMware ESX
10 24 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (3.73%) Terminal Services
12 10 (2.33%) Terminal Server
13 9 (2.10%) vCloud
14 8 (1.86%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (1.63%) UAG
15 7 (1.63%) VMware Server
15 7 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 6 (1.40%) IAG
17 5 (1.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 65 (15.15%) SCCM
2 36 (8.39%) SCOM
3 18 (4.20%) Backup Exec
4 15 (3.50%) WSUS
5 13 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (2.80%) AppDNA
7 8 (1.86%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.86%) XenMobile
8 6 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (1.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (1.40%) Cacti
9 5 (1.17%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
10 4 (0.93%) Legato
10 4 (0.93%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.47%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.47%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.47%) SCSM
Vendors
1 262 (61.07%) VMware
2 252 (58.74%) Microsoft
3 136 (31.70%) Cisco
4 84 (19.58%) NetApp
5 71 (16.55%) HP
6 42 (9.79%) EMC
7 40 (9.32%) Symantec
8 32 (7.46%) AppSense
9 18 (4.20%) Apple
9 18 (4.20%) IBM
9 18 (4.20%) LANDesk
10 17 (3.96%) McAfee
11 16 (3.73%) Dell
12 14 (3.26%) Fujitsu
13 11 (2.56%) Juniper
13 11 (2.56%) Cognos
14 9 (2.10%) Oracle
14 9 (2.10%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.86%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.86%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum £5k & Bonus, Car, Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Great Corporate Benefits Package & Bonus
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
Stratford-Upon-Avon, commutable from Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £5.4k Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago