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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 50 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 267 195 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.73% 3.77% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 9.66% 7.51% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 219 166 159
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £22,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £54,750 £55,000
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
2763 2598 2381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.96% 50.23% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2397 2190 2064
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +1 114 £45,500 -9.00% 9
Coventry +21 40 £39,000 -10.85% 6
Staffordshire +11 35 £25,000 -3.84% 7
Warwickshire +2 18 £27,850 -28.12% 6
Shropshire +4 17 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Solihull -12 12 £37,500 -6.25%
Wolverhampton -1 6 £24,000 -16.52%
Worcestershire -3 5 £32,500 +12.06% 3
Walsall +1 4 £23,000 +35.29%
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 -
Dudley - 1 £23,000 - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 377 (71.27%) Windows
1 377 (71.27%) VMware
2 346 (65.41%) Microsoft
3 288 (54.44%) Active Directory
4 234 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 191 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 188 (35.54%) MS Exchange
7 185 (34.97%) Cisco
8 171 (32.33%) XenApp
9 149 (28.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 148 (27.98%) MS Excel
11 138 (26.09%) Hyper-V
12 135 (25.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 128 (24.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 128 (24.20%) vSphere
14 123 (23.25%) NetApp
14 123 (23.25%) SAN
15 122 (23.06%) ITIL
16 121 (22.87%) HP
17 116 (21.93%) MCSE
18 114 (21.55%) XenDesktop
19 112 (21.17%) Exchange Server 2010
20 110 (20.79%) LAN
21 109 (20.60%) SQL Server
22 99 (18.71%) WAN
23 95 (17.96%) Citrix Certification
24 92 (17.39%) Firewall
25 91 (17.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 84 (15.88%) CCA
26 84 (15.88%) TCP/IP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 188 (35.54%) MS Exchange
2 112 (21.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (12.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 61 (11.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 55 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 55 (10.40%) SharePoint
6 37 (6.99%) IIS
7 35 (6.62%) Lync
8 34 (6.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.95%) Apache
12 3 (0.57%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 148 (27.98%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.94%) MS Office
3 5 (0.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.84%) Office 365
2 7 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.57%) IaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 123 (23.25%) SAN
2 110 (20.79%) LAN
3 99 (18.71%) WAN
4 92 (17.39%) Firewall
5 84 (15.88%) TCP/IP
6 78 (14.74%) DNS
7 52 (9.83%) DHCP
8 46 (8.70%) NetScaler
9 39 (7.37%) NAS
10 38 (7.18%) VPN
11 32 (6.05%) Internet
12 30 (5.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (4.16%) WAAS
13 22 (4.16%) Network Security
14 21 (3.97%) Wireless
14 21 (3.97%) IP Telephony
15 20 (3.78%) VLAN
16 16 (3.02%) VoIP
17 15 (2.84%) SSH
18 13 (2.46%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (20.60%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 7 (1.32%) MySQL
6 7 (1.32%) Cognos Powerplay
7 6 (1.13%) Cognos Impromptu
7 6 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.13%) DataStage
7 6 (1.13%) Informix
8 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.57%) DB2
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.19%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.08%) MSI
2 10 (1.89%) AdminStudio
3 9 (1.70%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.57%) PVCS
5 2 (0.38%) Hudson
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) ProC
General
1 42 (7.94%) Finance
2 13 (2.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.51%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.32%) Legal
5 5 (0.95%) Retail
6 4 (0.76%) Local Government
6 4 (0.76%) Banking
7 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.38%) Law
8 2 (0.38%) Marketing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (15.31%) Consultant
2 77 (14.56%) Analyst
3 74 (13.99%) Support Engineer
4 68 (12.85%) Architect
5 50 (9.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 36 (6.81%) IT Support
7 35 (6.62%) Support Analyst
8 34 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 33 (6.24%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (4.54%) Administrator
10 24 (4.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 22 (4.16%) Senior Support Engineer
12 21 (3.97%) Team Leader
12 21 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
13 20 (3.78%) Desktop Support
13 20 (3.78%) Network Engineer
13 20 (3.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 17 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (3.02%) Technical Consultant
15 16 (3.02%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 12 (2.27%) XML
3 10 (1.89%) .NET
4 8 (1.51%) Web Services
5 6 (1.13%) HTML
5 6 (1.13%) Software Packaging
6 4 (0.76%) COM
7 3 (0.57%) CSS
7 3 (0.57%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.57%) Ajax
8 2 (0.38%) Middleware
8 2 (0.38%) HTML5
9 1 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.56%) Clustering
2 37 (6.99%) Blackberry
3 18 (3.40%) FlexPod
4 13 (2.46%) Performance Metrics
5 12 (2.27%) Celerra
5 12 (2.27%) Replication
5 12 (2.27%) CLARiiON
5 12 (2.27%) Statistics
6 10 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 10 (1.89%) Thin Client
6 10 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.51%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.51%) GIS
8 5 (0.95%) Life Science
8 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.57%) Handset
11 2 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 377 (71.27%) Windows
2 191 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 149 (28.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 128 (24.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 46 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 41 (7.75%) Windows 8
8 36 (6.81%) Linux
9 16 (3.02%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.70%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.13%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.95%) VMS
13 5 (0.95%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.76%) Android
15 3 (0.57%) UNIX
15 3 (0.57%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.19%) Solaris
17 1 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (23.06%) ITIL
2 46 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (5.48%) Project Management
4 26 (4.91%) Change Control
5 25 (4.73%) Migration
6 24 (4.54%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (3.40%) Business Continuity
8 17 (3.21%) Service Management
9 16 (3.02%) Service Delivery
10 15 (2.84%) PRINCE2
11 13 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (2.08%) E-Commerce
14 10 (1.89%) Incident Management
15 9 (1.70%) Line Management
15 9 (1.70%) TOGAF
16 8 (1.51%) Network Design
16 8 (1.51%) PRINCE
16 8 (1.51%) CRM
16 8 (1.51%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (13.99%) SQL
2 37 (6.99%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.21%) VBScript
3 17 (3.21%) VB
4 12 (2.27%) Java
5 7 (1.32%) VBA
6 3 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.57%) PHP
7 2 (0.38%) C#
8 1 (0.19%) C
8 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 135 (25.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 116 (21.93%) MCSE
3 95 (17.96%) Citrix Certification
4 91 (17.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 84 (15.88%) CCA
6 63 (11.91%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (9.83%) CCNA
7 52 (9.83%) MCITP
8 38 (7.18%) MCSA
9 36 (6.81%) CCEE
10 32 (6.05%) NCDA
11 30 (5.67%) VTSP
12 29 (5.48%) MCTS
13 26 (4.91%) NCIE
14 24 (4.54%) Degree
15 22 (4.16%) CCNP
16 21 (3.97%) CCIA
17 20 (3.78%) VCAP
17 20 (3.78%) Security Cleared
18 19 (3.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.86%) SLA
2 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 288 (54.44%) Active Directory
2 234 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 171 (32.33%) XenApp
4 138 (26.09%) Hyper-V
5 128 (24.20%) vSphere
6 114 (21.55%) XenDesktop
7 42 (7.94%) VMware ESX
8 32 (6.05%) vCloud
9 26 (4.91%) XenServer
10 24 (4.54%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (2.84%) Terminal Services
13 13 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.95%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.76%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.38%) Postfix
18 1 (0.19%) IAG
18 1 (0.19%) UAG
Systems Management
1 46 (8.70%) SCCM
2 28 (5.29%) Backup Exec
3 24 (4.54%) SCOM
4 20 (3.78%) XenMobile
5 14 (2.65%) AppDNA
5 14 (2.65%) WSUS
6 12 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 11 (2.08%) Nagios
8 10 (1.89%) SCOrch
9 9 (1.70%) SCDPM
10 6 (1.13%) Legato
10 6 (1.13%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
12 4 (0.76%) EdgeSight
13 3 (0.57%) SCSM
13 3 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.57%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.57%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 377 (71.27%) VMware
2 346 (65.41%) Microsoft
3 185 (34.97%) Cisco
4 123 (23.25%) NetApp
5 121 (22.87%) HP
6 77 (14.56%) EMC
7 44 (8.32%) Symantec
8 28 (5.29%) IBM
9 23 (4.35%) Dell
10 21 (3.97%) Avaya
11 20 (3.78%) CheckPoint
11 20 (3.78%) AppSense
12 19 (3.59%) SonicWALL
13 18 (3.40%) Apple
13 18 (3.40%) Juniper
14 17 (3.21%) 3PAR
15 13 (2.46%) Nimsoft
16 12 (2.27%) WatchGuard
17 11 (2.08%) CommVault
17 11 (2.08%) Mitel
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Consult Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £26k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28.00 - £30.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago