Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 90 100
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 63 46 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.94% 2.20% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 8.46% 5.42% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 29 54
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £25,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.00% -26.47% +9.68%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -5.56%

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 745 848 1,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 46.53% 40.59% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 586 642 1,119
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -1.70% +16.56%
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,388 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.67% +5.88% +6.25%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Knutsford +40 17 £22,500 -10.00%
Warrington +10 17 £42,500 -2.86% 8
Chester - 9 £51,000 - 4
Widnes - 8 £22,500 -
Macclesfield -5 3 £45,000 +100.00%
Runcorn -6 2 £26,000 -45.26%
Wilmslow -2 1 £27,500 +27.91%
Citrix
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 34 (53.97%) ITIL
3 33 (52.38%) VMware
4 28 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 23 (36.51%) Office 365
6 21 (33.33%) Windows
7 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (25.40%) LAN
7 16 (25.40%) WAN
8 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 12 (19.05%) SLA
10 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (19.05%) Proactive Monitoring
11 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
12 10 (15.87%) XenApp
12 10 (15.87%) Cisco
12 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (14.29%) Windows 10
13 9 (14.29%) Presales
13 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 9 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (14.29%) Azure
13 9 (14.29%) XenDesktop
13 9 (14.29%) Asset Management
13 9 (14.29%) Migration
14 8 (12.70%) Firewall
14 8 (12.70%) VPN
14 8 (12.70%) Oracle

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 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (36.51%) Office 365
2 9 (14.29%) Azure
3 3 (4.76%) AWS
3 3 (4.76%) IaaS
4 2 (3.17%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) LAN
1 16 (25.40%) WAN
2 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) VPN
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 7 (11.11%) Network Security
4 6 (9.52%) DHCP
4 6 (9.52%) DNS
4 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.17%) Internet
7 1 (1.59%) MPLS
7 1 (1.59%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) IT Support
3 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (12.70%) IT Manager
6 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Operations Manager
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Support
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.94%) Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (7.94%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.52%) Fat Client
4 6 (9.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.59%) CCTV
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.11%) HPUX
4 7 (11.11%) Unix
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.17%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 12 (19.05%) Proactive Monitoring
3 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 9 (14.29%) Migration
4 9 (14.29%) Presales
5 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.11%) Operations Management
6 7 (11.11%) Service Management
7 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (9.52%) Statistics
8 5 (7.94%) Change Management
8 5 (7.94%) Patch Management
9 3 (4.76%) Business Development
10 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.17%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 2 (3.17%) Robotic Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) MCSA
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.94%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) SLA
2 7 (11.11%) COBIT
2 7 (11.11%) GDPR
2 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 28 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.87%) XenApp
4 9 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.76%) KVM
6 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.59%) vSphere
7 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) DameWare
2 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.17%) OpenView
2 2 (3.17%) OVSD
3 1 (1.59%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) VMware
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle
5 4 (6.35%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) Adobe
6 2 (3.17%) McAfee
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec
7 1 (1.59%) BMC
7 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos
7 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.59%) Mitel
7 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow