Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix MetaFrame Server
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1220 1281
Rank change year-on-year +48 +61 -131
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 17 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.073% 0.072% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 12
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.18% +15.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £26,900
90th Percentile £68,000 £52,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year -27.78% +24.14% -19.44%

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23308 23451 24638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.94% 12.35% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19491 19678 20563
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

MetaFrame
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MetaFrame as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MetaFrame in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 4 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 6 months to 23 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
England +42 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
UK excluding London +41 9 £32,500 -27.78%
South East - 9 £32,500 -
London +11 8 £63,500 +69.33% 2

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (82.35%) XenApp
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) MCSE
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
6 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (29.41%) Firewall
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
9 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (29.41%) NetApp
9 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
9 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (29.41%) CCA
9 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 5 (29.41%) LAN
9 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 5 (29.41%) DHCP
9 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP

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 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Manager
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (29.41%) Hedge funds
2 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) High Availability
1 4 (23.53%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) BCP
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCA
2 5 (29.41%) CCNA
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) XenApp
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 3 (17.65%) XenServer
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) EMC