The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 29 March 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 76 70
Rank change year-on-year -30 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 158 193 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.57% 3.36% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 5.93% 7.94% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 129 143 189
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - -5.40%  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2663 2431 2947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.34% 42.35% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 1998 2359
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Citrix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Manchester -34 83 £39,000 +4.00% 15
Merseyside -6 40 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Cheshire -20 24 £31,250 +32.97% 8
Lancashire - 5 £22,000 - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 216 (73.72%) Windows
2 152 (51.88%) VMware
3 147 (50.17%) Active Directory
4 140 (47.78%) Microsoft
5 133 (45.39%) ITIL
6 111 (37.88%) Windows Server
7 81 (27.65%) Data Centre
8 80 (27.30%) MS Exchange
9 78 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 72 (24.57%) Windows 7
10 72 (24.57%) Cisco
11 70 (23.89%) MS Office
11 70 (23.89%) XenApp
12 68 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (21.50%) Hyper-V
14 62 (21.16%) MS Excel
15 53 (18.09%) VPN
16 50 (17.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 47 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2010
18 45 (15.36%) DNS
19 44 (15.02%) Linux
19 44 (15.02%) Finance
20 41 (13.99%) XenDesktop
21 37 (12.63%) DHCP
22 36 (12.29%) Disaster Recovery
22 36 (12.29%) SharePoint
22 36 (12.29%) SAN
23 35 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
24 34 (11.60%) SQL Server
25 33 (11.26%) Service Management

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 80 (27.30%) MS Exchange
2 47 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (12.29%) SharePoint
4 25 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (5.46%) Skype for Business
6 13 (4.44%) IIS
7 7 (2.39%) Apache
7 7 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.05%) JBoss
8 6 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.02%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.02%) nginx
9 3 (1.02%) Site Server
10 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.34%) GroupWise
Applications
1 70 (23.89%) MS Office
2 62 (21.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.02%) Magento
3 2 (0.68%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.92%) Office 365
2 22 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.07%) IaaS
4 9 (3.07%) PaaS
5 7 (2.39%) SaaS
6 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 53 (18.09%) VPN
2 45 (15.36%) DNS
3 37 (12.63%) DHCP
4 36 (12.29%) SAN
5 28 (9.56%) Network Security
6 24 (8.19%) Firewall
7 19 (6.48%) LAN
7 19 (6.48%) Skype
7 19 (6.48%) WAN
8 15 (5.12%) Remote Desktop
9 14 (4.78%) NetScaler
10 12 (4.10%) TCP/IP
11 9 (3.07%) VoIP
12 8 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (2.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (2.73%) Ethernet
13 5 (1.71%) Internet
14 4 (1.37%) VLAN
15 2 (0.68%) DMZ
16 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.34%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.34%) Hudson
1 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 44 (15.02%) Finance
2 15 (5.12%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.10%) Back Office
4 11 (3.75%) Banking
5 9 (3.07%) German Language
5 9 (3.07%) Retail
6 8 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.05%) Legal
8 4 (1.37%) Advertising
8 4 (1.37%) Law
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) French Language
9 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (19.45%) Analyst
2 41 (13.99%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (9.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 27 (9.22%) Service Analyst
6 25 (8.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 24 (8.19%) 1st Line Support
8 18 (6.14%) VMware Engineer
9 16 (5.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (5.46%) Consultant
9 16 (5.46%) Team Leader
10 15 (5.12%) IT Engineer
10 15 (5.12%) IT Manager
10 15 (5.12%) IT Support
10 15 (5.12%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (4.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.78%) Server Engineer
11 14 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.44%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 81 (27.65%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.53%) iPad
3 14 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.44%) FMCG
5 10 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.07%) iPhone
7 8 (2.73%) CMDB
8 7 (2.39%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.39%) Thin Client
8 7 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (2.05%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.05%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.71%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.37%) User Experience
12 3 (1.02%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.02%) FlexPod
12 3 (1.02%) HP Storage
12 3 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 216 (73.72%) Windows
2 111 (37.88%) Windows Server
3 78 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (24.57%) Windows 7
5 50 (17.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (15.02%) Linux
7 31 (10.58%) Windows 8
7 31 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (9.90%) Windows 10
9 19 (6.48%) Unix
10 10 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.73%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.39%) AIX
13 6 (2.05%) CentOS
13 6 (2.05%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.71%) HPUX
15 4 (1.37%) Debian
16 3 (1.02%) VMS
16 3 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (1.02%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (45.39%) ITIL
2 36 (12.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (11.26%) Migration
3 33 (11.26%) Service Management
4 22 (7.51%) Mentoring
5 19 (6.48%) Information Security
6 16 (5.46%) Mobile Device Management
7 15 (5.12%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (5.12%) IT Strategy
8 13 (4.44%) High Availability
8 13 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (3.75%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.41%) Change Management
10 10 (3.41%) Customer Requirements
10 10 (3.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (3.07%) Configuration Management
11 9 (3.07%) Human Factors
11 9 (3.07%) ITIL V3
11 9 (3.07%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.24%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.85%) SQL
3 7 (2.39%) VBScript
4 5 (1.71%) VB
5 2 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.34%) Perl
6 1 (0.34%) Python
6 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (8.19%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (6.48%) MCSE
4 17 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.80%) MCSA
5 15 (5.12%) Degree
6 13 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (3.41%) CCA
8 9 (3.07%) CCNA
8 9 (3.07%) MOS
9 8 (2.73%) CCNP
9 8 (2.73%) VCP5
10 7 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.05%) EMC Certification
11 6 (2.05%) MCITP
12 5 (1.71%) CISSP
13 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
14 3 (1.02%) CCAA
14 3 (1.02%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.92%) SLA
2 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.68%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) BS25999
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.34%) COSO
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 147 (50.17%) Active Directory
2 70 (23.89%) XenApp
3 68 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (21.50%) Hyper-V
5 41 (13.99%) XenDesktop
6 19 (6.48%) vSphere
7 17 (5.80%) VMware ESX
8 16 (5.46%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (3.75%) VMware Server
10 8 (2.73%) Terminal Services
11 7 (2.39%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (1.71%) Terminal Server
13 3 (1.02%) KVM
13 3 (1.02%) Varnish
14 2 (0.68%) Firmware
14 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.34%) NDS
15 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (8.19%) SCCM
2 12 (4.10%) AirWatch
3 9 (3.07%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (2.73%) Nagios
5 6 (2.05%) WSUS
6 5 (1.71%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.37%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.37%) SCOM
8 3 (1.02%) cPanel
8 3 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.02%) Plesk
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.68%) OpenView
9 2 (0.68%) OVSD
9 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 152 (51.88%) VMware
2 140 (47.78%) Microsoft
3 72 (24.57%) Cisco
4 28 (9.56%) HP
5 18 (6.14%) Dell
6 17 (5.80%) AppSense
6 17 (5.80%) EMC
7 13 (4.44%) CA
8 11 (3.75%) Intel Security
9 10 (3.41%) NetApp
10 9 (3.07%) IBM
10 9 (3.07%) Symantec
10 9 (3.07%) Veeam
11 8 (2.73%) Apple
11 8 (2.73%) Intel
11 8 (2.73%) Riverbed
11 8 (2.73%) SAP
12 7 (2.39%) Oracle
12 7 (2.39%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.39%) SolarWinds
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The People Network
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Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Merseyside
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Adria Solutions Ltd
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Itecco
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RM Plc
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Manchester, Lancashire
RM plc
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
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Greater Manchester
Rullion
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Liverpool
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