Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix MetaFrame Server
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1178 1163 1294
Rank change year-on-year -15 +131 -103
Permanent jobs citing MetaFrame 16 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.069% 0.070% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 7
UK median annual salary £63,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.00% +14.94% +16.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £22,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +31.58% -20.83%

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 23,194 21,435 24,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.31% 12.27% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,158 17,768 20,938
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,448 £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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MetaFrame in the UK

MetaFrame
Top 2 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 18 February 2018. 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
London +18 16 £63,500 +111.67% 2
England -5 16 £63,500 +111.67% 2

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing MetaFrame 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 with a requirement for MetaFrame.

1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (75.00%) XenApp
2 12 (75.00%) NetApp
2 12 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Hedge funds
3 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) EMC
5 7 (43.75%) SAN
5 7 (43.75%) XenServer
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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 12 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DHCP
1 12 (75.00%) DNS
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
1 12 (75.00%) LAN
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (75.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
6 2 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technology Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 10 (62.50%) Hedge funds
3 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
4 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) BCP
1 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
1 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
2 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (75.00%) XenApp
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) XenServer
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) NetApp
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) EMC
4 4 (25.00%) ConnectWise
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic