Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 76 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 -35 +34
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 101 73 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.34% 3.23% 5.65%
As % of the Vendors category 7.53% 7.81% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 64 168
Cheshire median annual salary £32,625 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.38% -18.75% +15.94%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,100 £20,250
90th Percentile £47,250 £46,250 £80,000
North West median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +10.29%

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 1341 935 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.36% 41.32% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 771 1134
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Cheshire

Citrix
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Citrix in Cheshire

Citrix
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +33 68 £34,500 -4.17% 4
Chester +3 7 £19,000 -
Knutsford -38 7 £24,250 -
Wilmslow +9 6 £34,000 +61.90%
Runcorn -2 4 £32,750 +0.77%
Northwich +3 1 £31,500 -24.10%
Congleton -3 1 £30,000 +71.43%
Citrix
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 86 (85.15%) Windows
2 74 (73.27%) Active Directory
3 62 (61.39%) VMware
4 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
5 43 (42.57%) Windows Server
6 39 (38.61%) Hyper-V
7 34 (33.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (33.66%) DNS
8 27 (26.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (26.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (26.73%) Office 365
8 27 (26.73%) Data Centre
9 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (25.74%) MS Exchange
9 26 (25.74%) LAN
9 26 (25.74%) DHCP
10 25 (24.75%) WAN
11 22 (21.78%) VPN
11 22 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2013
12 21 (20.79%) Degree
13 20 (19.80%) Skype for Business
13 20 (19.80%) ITIL
14 19 (18.81%) MCSA
14 19 (18.81%) Dell
15 18 (17.82%) Cisco
15 18 (17.82%) SAN
15 18 (17.82%) Symantec
15 18 (17.82%) EqualLogic
15 18 (17.82%) XenApp
16 17 (16.83%) Change Management

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 26 (25.74%) MS Exchange
2 22 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (19.80%) Skype for Business
4 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.94%) IIS
6 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) Office 365
2 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.66%) DNS
2 26 (25.74%) DHCP
2 26 (25.74%) LAN
3 25 (24.75%) WAN
4 22 (21.78%) VPN
5 18 (17.82%) SAN
6 15 (14.85%) Skype
7 9 (8.91%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.92%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (4.95%) Firewall
9 5 (4.95%) VoIP
10 3 (2.97%) WebEx
11 1 (0.99%) DKIM
11 1 (0.99%) DMARC
11 1 (0.99%) IPsec
11 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.99%) NAS
11 1 (0.99%) VLAN
11 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MSI
General
1 9 (8.91%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Publishing
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Analyst
2 22 (21.78%) Service Analyst
3 20 (19.80%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (17.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (15.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (14.85%) Support Engineer
7 14 (13.86%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) Active Directory Analyst
9 12 (11.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (11.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (9.90%) Citrix Engineer
10 10 (9.90%) Consultant
10 10 (9.90%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (8.91%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (6.93%) Citrix Analyst
12 7 (6.93%) Citrix Support
13 6 (5.94%) Citrix Support Engineer
14 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
14 5 (4.95%) Active Directory Engineer
14 5 (4.95%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.73%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.84%) Management Information System
3 12 (11.88%) Fat Client
3 12 (11.88%) Thin Client
4 9 (8.91%) Life Science
5 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.98%) CMDB
6 2 (1.98%) iPad
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.99%) User Experience
7 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 86 (85.15%) Windows
2 43 (42.57%) Windows Server
3 34 (33.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.86%) Windows 7
6 13 (12.87%) Windows 10
7 9 (8.91%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.95%) Android
8 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.98%) Linux
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) ITIL
2 17 (16.83%) Change Management
3 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (7.92%) Presales
5 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.95%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
6 5 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.95%) Validation
7 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.96%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.96%) IT Strategy
7 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.96%) Wealth Management
8 3 (2.97%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.97%) Functional Testing
8 3 (2.97%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.97%) Release Management
8 3 (2.97%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.93%) SQL
3 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (26.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (20.79%) Degree
3 19 (18.81%) MCSA
4 7 (6.93%) MCSE
5 6 (5.94%) CCA
5 6 (5.94%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (5.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.97%) MCP
7 1 (0.99%) CCDE
7 1 (0.99%) CCIE
7 1 (0.99%) CCNP
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.99%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 4 (3.96%) GDPR
2 4 (3.96%) QA
3 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 74 (73.27%) Active Directory
2 39 (38.61%) Hyper-V
3 27 (26.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (17.82%) XenApp
5 9 (8.91%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.97%) vSphere
8 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) WSUS
2 13 (12.87%) SCCM
3 12 (11.88%) SCOM
4 11 (10.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 62 (61.39%) VMware
2 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.81%) Dell
4 18 (17.82%) Cisco
4 18 (17.82%) EqualLogic
4 18 (17.82%) Symantec
5 16 (15.84%) NetApp
6 15 (14.85%) CommVault
7 11 (10.89%) Veeam
8 3 (2.97%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (2.97%) HP
8 3 (2.97%) IBM
9 2 (1.98%) EMC
9 2 (1.98%) Google
9 2 (1.98%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.99%) AppSense
10 1 (0.99%) McAfee
10 1 (0.99%) Sage
10 1 (0.99%) Sophos
10 1 (0.99%) WatchGuard