Period
to 21 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 78 111
Rank change year-on-year +21 +33 -37
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 15 59 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.14% 3.20% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 4.78% 7.34% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 35
Median annual salary £35,000 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.53% -14.00% +5.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,250 £22,200
90th Percentile £47,250 £55,000 £51,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -1.37% -2.67%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 314 804 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.86% 43.65% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 239 611 957
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £66,250
North West median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +14.12% -1.16% +6.17%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Cheshire

Citrix
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Citrix in Cheshire

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Citrix in Cheshire

Citrix
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Chester +13 5 £32,500 -36.27%
Knutsford +26 2 £35,000 +48.94%
Wilmslow +3 1 £37,500 -18.92% 1
Citrix
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, IT jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) DNS
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) Change Management
7 5 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
7 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) MCSE
7 5 (33.33%) MCSA
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Siemens
8 4 (26.67%) McAfee
8 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (26.67%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
1 7 (46.67%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 2 (13.33%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSA
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) DameWare
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) OVSD
3 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Siemens
5 4 (26.67%) McAfee
6 2 (13.33%) Adobe
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam