The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MetaFrame skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix MetaFrame Server
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 911 947
Rank change year-on-year +59 +36  
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 10 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.003% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.092% 0.026% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 10
Median salary £36,250 £41,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% +16.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,975 £44,250 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% +19.40%  

MetaFrame is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10831 11681 12416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.93% 12.64% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 10023 10322
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

MetaFrame
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MetaFrame as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for MetaFrame in England

MetaFrame
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MetaFrame in England

MetaFrame
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MetaFrame in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MetaFrame in England

MetaFrame
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 9 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +7 1 £54,750 +21.66%
MetaFrame
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing MetaFrame 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 England region with a requirement for MetaFrame.

1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (76.19%) XenApp
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) Degree
5 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 9 (42.86%) MCSE
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (42.86%) NetScaler
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) Security Management
9 7 (33.33%) User Experience
9 7 (33.33%) XenServer
9 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
10 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
10 5 (23.81%) CCNA
10 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
10 5 (23.81%) Aquila
10 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) ITIL
10 5 (23.81%) LAN

MetaFrame
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (23.81%) iPaaS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (19.05%) GIS
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Maximo Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Java Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Storage Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (23.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
5 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) AIX
6 4 (19.05%) HPUX
6 4 (19.05%) Solaris
6 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Security Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Kanban
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) B2B
3 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (19.05%) CAD
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (19.05%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCA
3 5 (23.81%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) XenApp
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 7 (33.33%) XenServer
5 5 (23.81%) DFS Replication
5 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
5 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) EdgeSight
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Aquila
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
4 4 (19.05%) Actuate
4 4 (19.05%) BEA
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Sun
4 4 (19.05%) webMethods