The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix MetaFrame Server
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 946 943
Rank change year-on-year +103 -3  
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 9 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.024%
As % of the System Software category 0.087% 0.031% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 15
Median salary £42,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 - £40,500

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10313 12839 13478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.06% 12.28% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8611 10851 11153
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

MetaFrame
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

MetaFrame
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MetaFrame in the UK

MetaFrame
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MetaFrame over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MetaFrame in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MetaFrame within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +84 9 £42,500 -
South East - 6 £60,000 -
Redhill - 6 £60,000 -
Surrey - 6 £60,000 -
Bristol - 3 £25,000 -
South West - 3 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 with a requirement for MetaFrame.

1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (66.67%) XenApp
6 7 (58.33%) XenServer
6 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
6 7 (58.33%) User Experience
6 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (58.33%) Security Management
7 6 (50.00%) ITIL
7 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (41.67%) EdgeSight
8 5 (41.67%) iPaaS
8 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
8 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (41.67%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (41.67%) Application Virtualisation
8 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (41.67%) DFS Replication
8 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
8 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (41.67%) Office 365
8 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
8 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012

MetaFrame
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (41.67%) iPaaS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
3 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) GIS
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Graduate
3 4 (33.33%) Graduate Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Maximo Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 2000
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) HPUX
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Security Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) B2B
4 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (33.33%) CAD
4 4 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) XenApp
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (58.33%) XenServer
4 5 (41.67%) DFS Replication
4 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) EdgeSight
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Aquila
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Actuate
3 4 (33.33%) BEA
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) webMethods
4 1 (8.33%) Altiris
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) HP