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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 52 72 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -36
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 237 145 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.56% 3.19% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 9.63% 6.60% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 194 124 230
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £22,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
2462 2198 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.38% 48.36% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2068 1771 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -9 68 £38,000 -24.00% 12
Coventry -7 37 £57,500 +43.75% 6
Staffordshire +8 36 £34,000 +30.76% 5
Shropshire +13 34 £31,000 +8.77% 1
Solihull +14 28 £34,000 -20.00% 3
Dudley +1 17 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Warwickshire -2 10 £62,500 - 4
Worcestershire -4 6 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Herefordshire 0 4 £42,500 +70.00%
Wolverhampton - 3 £40,000 - 1
Walsall +1 2 £47,500 +77.57%
Kingswinford - 2 £28,500 -
West Bromwich +4 1 £18,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £33,500 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 336 (72.73%) Windows
2 323 (69.91%) VMware
3 233 (50.43%) Microsoft
4 217 (46.97%) Active Directory
5 191 (41.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 151 (32.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 138 (29.87%) Cisco
8 127 (27.49%) MS Exchange
9 115 (24.89%) ITIL
10 104 (22.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 102 (22.08%) MS Excel
12 95 (20.56%) SAN
13 91 (19.70%) Linux
14 89 (19.26%) SQL Server
14 89 (19.26%) XenApp
15 88 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 87 (18.83%) LAN
16 87 (18.83%) NetApp
17 86 (18.61%) DNS
18 79 (17.10%) SQL
18 79 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
19 78 (16.88%) WAN
19 78 (16.88%) Hyper-V
20 75 (16.23%) TCP/IP
21 71 (15.37%) MCSE
22 70 (15.15%) Firewall
23 64 (13.85%) vSphere
24 63 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
25 61 (13.20%) HP
26 58 (12.55%) Exchange Server 2010

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 127 (27.49%) MS Exchange
2 58 (12.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (6.28%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (4.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (3.25%) IIS
9 13 (2.81%) Apache
9 13 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2000
10 11 (2.38%) Lync
11 7 (1.52%) NServiceBus
12 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
14 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.65%) WorkSite
15 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.43%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 102 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.06%) MS Office
3 7 (1.52%) MS Project
4 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.38%) Office 365
2 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.30%) Trello
4 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (20.56%) SAN
2 87 (18.83%) LAN
3 86 (18.61%) DNS
4 78 (16.88%) WAN
5 75 (16.23%) TCP/IP
6 70 (15.15%) Firewall
7 46 (9.96%) DHCP
8 42 (9.09%) VPN
9 34 (7.36%) NAS
10 21 (4.55%) Wireless
11 18 (3.90%) DDNS
12 17 (3.68%) NetScaler
13 16 (3.46%) VLAN
14 15 (3.25%) Network Security
14 15 (3.25%) IP Telephony
15 14 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (3.03%) Internet
16 10 (2.16%) Intranet
17 9 (1.95%) SSH
17 9 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.16%) MySQL
4 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (1.30%) RavenDB
6 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.87%) Informix
8 3 (0.65%) MS Access
8 3 (0.65%) DB2
8 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Hudson
2 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 29 (6.28%) Finance
2 15 (3.25%) Law
3 10 (2.16%) Retail
4 7 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.65%) Advertising
7 3 (0.65%) Banking
7 3 (0.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (18.61%) Architect
2 84 (18.18%) Analyst
3 56 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 47 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 30 (6.49%) Support Analyst
6 28 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 27 (5.84%) Support Technician
8 25 (5.41%) IT Support
9 23 (4.98%) Technical Architect
9 23 (4.98%) Consultant
10 22 (4.76%) Network Engineer
11 21 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
11 21 (4.55%) Citrix Architect
12 20 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.33%) Administrator
13 16 (3.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 15 (3.25%) Operations Analyst
14 15 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 14 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.38%) HTML
1 11 (2.38%) CSS
2 9 (1.95%) .NET
3 7 (1.52%) XML
3 7 (1.52%) jQuery
4 6 (1.30%) Razor View Engine
4 6 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (1.30%) MSMQ
5 5 (1.08%) Ajax
6 4 (0.87%) HTML5
6 4 (0.87%) CGI
6 4 (0.87%) Web Services
7 3 (0.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (0.65%) COM
8 1 (0.22%) GWT
8 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.22%) WCF
8 1 (0.22%) J2EE
8 1 (0.22%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.58%) Clustering
2 30 (6.49%) Blackberry
3 13 (2.81%) Statistics
4 11 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
5 9 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.95%) GIS
6 6 (1.30%) User Experience
7 4 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.87%) Replication
7 4 (0.87%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.87%) EqualLogic
8 3 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.43%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.43%) Handset
9 2 (0.43%) SecurID
9 2 (0.43%) NHS
9 2 (0.43%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 336 (72.73%) Windows
2 151 (32.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (19.70%) Linux
4 88 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (12.12%) Windows 7
7 40 (8.66%) Windows XP
8 34 (7.36%) Windows 8
9 21 (4.55%) Apple iOS
10 16 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.38%) Ubuntu
12 10 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (1.95%) UNIX
14 8 (1.73%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.30%) Android
16 3 (0.65%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.65%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.43%) CentOS
18 1 (0.22%) AIX
18 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (24.89%) ITIL
2 27 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (4.98%) Service Delivery
3 23 (4.98%) Service Management
4 18 (3.90%) Migration
4 18 (3.90%) Business Continuity
5 16 (3.46%) Incident Management
6 14 (3.03%) Network Design
6 14 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 13 (2.81%) PRINCE2
8 12 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (2.38%) Project Management
9 11 (2.38%) Line Management
10 10 (2.16%) Business Development
10 10 (2.16%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (1.95%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (1.73%) Trend Analysis
12 8 (1.73%) Configuration Management
13 7 (1.52%) Network Management
13 7 (1.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.10%) SQL
2 22 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.03%) Java
4 11 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.38%) C
5 8 (1.73%) C#
6 6 (1.30%) VBScript
7 4 (0.87%) VB
7 4 (0.87%) PHP
8 2 (0.43%) Perl
9 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.22%) RPG
9 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 104 (22.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (15.37%) MCSE
3 63 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
4 53 (11.47%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (11.04%) CCA
6 46 (9.96%) CCNA
7 44 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 43 (9.31%) Security Cleared
9 36 (7.79%) MCSA
10 35 (7.58%) SC Cleared
11 27 (5.84%) MCITP
12 24 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (4.55%) CCNP
13 21 (4.55%) CCIA
13 21 (4.55%) CCEE
14 19 (4.11%) Degree
15 14 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (2.16%) MCP
17 6 (1.30%) MCTS
18 3 (0.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.22%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 217 (46.97%) Active Directory
2 191 (41.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (19.26%) XenApp
4 78 (16.88%) Hyper-V
5 64 (13.85%) vSphere
6 45 (9.74%) XenDesktop
7 24 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (4.76%) VMware ESX
9 21 (4.55%) Terminal Services
10 16 (3.46%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (3.03%) XenServer
12 7 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.65%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.65%) vCloud
13 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.43%) Xen
15 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.22%) Firmware
15 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 17 (3.68%) Nagios
2 16 (3.46%) SCCM
3 14 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.95%) WSUS
4 9 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (1.95%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.08%) SCOM
5 5 (1.08%) Foglight
6 3 (0.65%) ARCserve
6 3 (0.65%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.65%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.43%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.22%) SCSM
8 1 (0.22%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 323 (69.91%) VMware
2 233 (50.43%) Microsoft
3 138 (29.87%) Cisco
4 87 (18.83%) NetApp
5 61 (13.20%) HP
6 38 (8.23%) EMC
7 35 (7.58%) Dell
8 27 (5.84%) Avaya
9 24 (5.19%) Oracle
9 24 (5.19%) AppSense
9 24 (5.19%) Apple
10 23 (4.98%) Symantec
11 21 (4.55%) Red Hat
12 20 (4.33%) Brocade
12 20 (4.33%) Fujitsu
13 16 (3.46%) Juniper
14 15 (3.25%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.60%) Nimsoft
16 10 (2.16%) SonicWALL
16 10 (2.16%) IBM
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Salary circa £35k - £40k + Car / Car
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-£35K
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Private Health Ins.
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: 16k to 18k per year GBP
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Salary: £45,000
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
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