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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 82 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 169 257 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.88% 4.77% 4.57%
As % of the Vendors category 6.00% 9.91% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 158 222 220
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
2815 2593 2787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.92% 48.15% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2164 2312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -25 56 £34,500 -17.85% 12
Staffordshire 0 28 £25,000 - 4
Shropshire -6 24 £27,500 -15.38%
Coventry -41 17 £34,180 -11.22% 5
Warwickshire -14 15 £26,500 -4.84% 1
Solihull +9 11 £30,000 -33.33%
Herefordshire 0 8 £43,750 +9.37%
Walsall +8 7 £26,500 -5.35%
Worcestershire -9 4 £35,000 - 2
Wolverhampton -2 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Dudley - 3 £40,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £28,000 -
Kingswinford - 1 £28,500 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 313 (75.42%) Windows
2 263 (63.37%) VMware
3 225 (54.22%) Active Directory
4 182 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 181 (43.61%) Microsoft
6 148 (35.66%) MS Exchange
7 124 (29.88%) XenApp
8 110 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 106 (25.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 96 (23.13%) Cisco
11 87 (20.96%) Firewall
12 84 (20.24%) Hyper-V
13 81 (19.52%) Windows 7
13 81 (19.52%) SAN
14 80 (19.28%) ITIL
15 79 (19.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 75 (18.07%) MS Excel
16 75 (18.07%) XenDesktop
17 72 (17.35%) Data Centre
17 72 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 70 (16.87%) Linux
19 68 (16.39%) TCP/IP
20 63 (15.18%) LAN
21 62 (14.94%) SQL
21 62 (14.94%) DNS
22 61 (14.70%) NetApp
23 60 (14.46%) Citrix Certification
23 60 (14.46%) WAN
24 59 (14.22%) SQL Server
25 56 (13.49%) MCSE

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 148 (35.66%) MS Exchange
2 49 (11.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 29 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (4.10%) SharePoint
7 14 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2000
7 14 (3.37%) IIS
8 13 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (2.89%) Lync
10 10 (2.41%) Apache
11 6 (1.45%) WorkSite
12 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.72%) NServiceBus
15 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
16 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
16 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 75 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 52 (12.53%) MS Office
3 5 (1.20%) MS Project
4 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.34%) Office 365
2 3 (0.72%) SaaS
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.48%) Trello
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 87 (20.96%) Firewall
2 81 (19.52%) SAN
3 68 (16.39%) TCP/IP
4 63 (15.18%) LAN
5 62 (14.94%) DNS
6 60 (14.46%) WAN
7 50 (12.05%) VPN
8 44 (10.60%) DHCP
9 28 (6.75%) NetScaler
10 26 (6.27%) VLAN
11 21 (5.06%) Wireless
12 14 (3.37%) NAS
13 13 (3.13%) MPLS
13 13 (3.13%) Internet
13 13 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.89%) IPv4
15 9 (2.17%) IPsec
15 9 (2.17%) Network Security
16 8 (1.93%) IP Telephony
17 7 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (3.37%) MySQL
4 12 (2.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.96%) DB2
7 3 (0.72%) Informix
7 3 (0.72%) MS Access
8 2 (0.48%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.45%) Hudson
2 4 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (0.72%) Subversion
4 2 (0.48%) Maven
4 2 (0.48%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.48%) JIRA
4 2 (0.48%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.48%) AccuRev
4 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (0.48%) Ant
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (5.30%) Finance
2 18 (4.34%) Law
3 15 (3.61%) Retail
4 9 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.69%) Legal
6 7 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (19.28%) Architect
2 70 (16.87%) Analyst
3 64 (15.42%) Support Engineer
4 37 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (8.19%) Consultant
6 31 (7.47%) Citrix Architect
7 27 (6.51%) Technical Architect
8 26 (6.27%) Network Engineer
9 25 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (5.78%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (5.78%) IT Support
11 21 (5.06%) Administrator
11 21 (5.06%) Support Analyst
12 19 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
13 18 (4.34%) Technical Engineer
13 18 (4.34%) 1st Line Support
13 18 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 17 (4.10%) Service Analyst
15 16 (3.86%) Desktop Support
15 16 (3.86%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.93%) HTML
2 5 (1.20%) .NET
2 5 (1.20%) CSS
2 5 (1.20%) MSMQ
3 4 (0.96%) CGI
4 3 (0.72%) XML
4 3 (0.72%) jQuery
4 3 (0.72%) Ajax
5 2 (0.48%) HTML5
5 2 (0.48%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (0.48%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (0.48%) MEAP
5 2 (0.48%) Web Services
5 2 (0.48%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) XSD
6 1 (0.24%) J2EE
6 1 (0.24%) RESTful
6 1 (0.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (17.35%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.23%) Blackberry
3 23 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.54%) Clustering
4 13 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 13 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 9 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (1.93%) HP StoreVirtual
7 6 (1.45%) Replication
8 4 (0.96%) SecurID
8 4 (0.96%) GIS
9 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.72%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.48%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.48%) Statistics
10 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.48%) User Experience
10 2 (0.48%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 313 (75.42%) Windows
2 110 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (25.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (19.52%) Windows 7
5 72 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 70 (16.87%) Linux
7 30 (7.23%) Windows 8
8 28 (6.75%) Windows XP
9 17 (4.10%) Windows 2000
10 15 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.89%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.93%) UNIX
13 7 (1.69%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.69%) Android
14 6 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.48%) CentOS
15 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.48%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.24%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (19.28%) ITIL
2 17 (4.10%) Mentoring
2 17 (4.10%) Project Management
3 14 (3.37%) Network Design
3 14 (3.37%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (3.37%) Service Management
3 14 (3.37%) Migration
4 13 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 12 (2.89%) Incident Management
5 12 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (2.65%) PRINCE2
6 11 (2.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (2.65%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (2.41%) Line Management
8 9 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (1.93%) SDLC
10 7 (1.69%) E-Commerce
10 7 (1.69%) Transition Management
10 7 (1.69%) Network Management
10 7 (1.69%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.94%) SQL
2 25 (6.02%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.17%) VB
4 8 (1.93%) C
5 6 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.45%) PHP
5 6 (1.45%) VBScript
6 5 (1.20%) C#
7 3 (0.72%) Java
7 3 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.48%) Ruby
8 2 (0.48%) Python
8 2 (0.48%) Perl
9 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (19.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (14.46%) Citrix Certification
3 56 (13.49%) MCSE
4 52 (12.53%) CCA
5 49 (11.81%) Security Cleared
6 42 (10.12%) SC Cleared
6 42 (10.12%) MCITP
7 35 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (6.99%) CCNA
10 23 (5.54%) CCIA
10 23 (5.54%) CCEE
10 23 (5.54%) Degree
11 22 (5.30%) MCSA
12 16 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (3.13%) MCP
14 12 (2.89%) CCNP
15 10 (2.41%) MCTS
16 8 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (0.96%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.64%) SLA
2 2 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 225 (54.22%) Active Directory
2 182 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (29.88%) XenApp
4 84 (20.24%) Hyper-V
5 75 (18.07%) XenDesktop
6 33 (7.95%) vSphere
7 31 (7.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 30 (7.23%) Terminal Services
9 18 (4.34%) VMware ESX
10 15 (3.61%) XenServer
11 11 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (2.41%) Terminal Server
13 7 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (1.20%) vCloud
16 4 (0.96%) Xen
17 3 (0.72%) MetaFrame
18 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
18 1 (0.24%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 30 (7.23%) SCCM
2 21 (5.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (3.13%) SCOM
4 9 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.93%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.20%) Nagios
6 5 (1.20%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.48%) WSUS
7 2 (0.48%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.24%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.24%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 263 (63.37%) VMware
2 181 (43.61%) Microsoft
3 96 (23.13%) Cisco
4 61 (14.70%) NetApp
5 45 (10.84%) HP
6 44 (10.60%) AppSense
7 32 (7.71%) Dell
8 24 (5.78%) Oracle
8 24 (5.78%) SonicWALL
9 23 (5.54%) Fujitsu
9 23 (5.54%) Symantec
10 21 (5.06%) CheckPoint
11 19 (4.58%) Apple
12 18 (4.34%) Red Hat
13 13 (3.13%) Sophos
13 13 (3.13%) Brocade
14 12 (2.89%) EMC
15 11 (2.65%) Avaya
15 11 (2.65%) Veeam
16 10 (2.41%) Kaspersky
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worcestershire
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: £excellent salary, dependent on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Coventry, Sheffiled
Trustmarque
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: £34,600 + £5,400 Car Allow
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,600 to £40,000 per annum Car Allowance - £5,400, Fuel Card, M
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £82000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allow + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 15% shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum plus healthy bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago