Period
to 10 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 10 July 2020 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 56 94
Rank change year-on-year -15 +38 +23
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 144 362 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.65% 4.57% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 9.71% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 296 181
Median annual salary £34,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.82% +13.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,858 3,727 4,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.12% 47.02% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,497 2,908 3,283
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,780 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the West Midlands

Citrix
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Citrix in the West Midlands

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Citrix in the West Midlands

Citrix
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Birmingham -39 39 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Staffordshire +3 31 £32,000 -6.57% 1
Solihull +19 28 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +27 21 £32,500 -26.14% 1
Shropshire +28 10 £32,500 -21.21% 1
Coventry +33 6 £25,000 -12.28%
Worcestershire +12 3 £29,500 -40.40%
Herefordshire +18 1 £18,000 -47.06%
Dudley +9 1 £18,500 -26.00%
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing Citrix 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 122 (84.72%) Microsoft
2 121 (84.03%) Windows
3 107 (74.31%) VMware
4 88 (61.11%) Active Directory
5 85 (59.03%) Windows Server
6 82 (56.94%) Hyper-V
6 82 (56.94%) Office 365
7 78 (54.17%) Azure
8 72 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 66 (45.83%) XenApp
10 52 (36.11%) PowerShell
11 50 (34.72%) MS Exchange
12 48 (33.33%) Cisco
12 48 (33.33%) XenDesktop
13 47 (32.64%) Firewall
14 44 (30.56%) DNS
14 44 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
15 40 (27.78%) DHCP
16 38 (26.39%) VPN
16 38 (26.39%) Veeam
17 37 (25.69%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (25.69%) Change Management
18 36 (25.00%) TCP/IP
18 36 (25.00%) ITIL
19 34 (23.61%) Problem Management
20 33 (22.92%) iSCSI
21 31 (21.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 31 (21.53%) SAN
21 31 (21.53%) Backup Exec
22 30 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 50 (34.72%) MS Exchange
2 37 (25.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (7.64%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (56.94%) Office 365
2 78 (54.17%) Azure
3 9 (6.25%) IaaS
4 4 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.78%) SaaS
5 2 (1.39%) AWS
5 2 (1.39%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.69%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (32.64%) Firewall
2 44 (30.56%) DNS
3 40 (27.78%) DHCP
4 38 (26.39%) VPN
5 36 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 33 (22.92%) iSCSI
7 31 (21.53%) SAN
8 23 (15.97%) LAN
9 21 (14.58%) WAN
10 17 (11.81%) Skype
11 13 (9.03%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (6.25%) NetScaler
13 8 (5.56%) VLAN
14 4 (2.78%) Network Security
15 3 (2.08%) Internet
15 3 (2.08%) IPsec
15 3 (2.08%) VoIP
15 3 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (1.39%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.69%) MS Access
3 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (6.25%) Marketing
2 5 (3.47%) Law
2 5 (3.47%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.08%) Back Office
4 2 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Finance
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (27.78%) Analyst
2 28 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 27 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 24 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 20 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 18 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 15 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (9.03%) IT Support
9 12 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 12 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) Support Specialist
11 8 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
12 6 (4.17%) Citrix Support
12 6 (4.17%) Consultant
12 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 6 (4.17%) IT Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (4.17%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.47%) LDAP
2 2 (1.39%) COM
2 2 (1.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 25 (17.36%) Data Centre
3 18 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 14 (9.72%) Replication
5 12 (8.33%) Clustering
6 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.17%) FMCG
8 6 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.08%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.39%) CCTV
10 2 (1.39%) CMDB
10 2 (1.39%) SCADA
11 1 (0.69%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 121 (84.03%) Windows
2 85 (59.03%) Windows Server
3 25 (17.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (11.81%) Windows 10
5 13 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (5.56%) Linux
8 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.69%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.69%) Unix
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (25.69%) Change Management
3 36 (25.00%) ITIL
4 34 (23.61%) Problem Management
5 28 (19.44%) Line Management
6 27 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 27 (18.75%) Server Management
7 24 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 18 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
8 18 (12.50%) Decision-Making
8 18 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
9 17 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (9.03%) Service Management
11 11 (7.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 10 (6.94%) Preventative Maintenance
13 9 (6.25%) ITSM
13 9 (6.25%) Service Delivery
14 8 (5.56%) ITIL V3
14 8 (5.56%) Project Delivery
15 7 (4.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.11%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.03%) SQL
3 5 (3.47%) Python
3 5 (3.47%) VBScript
4 4 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.69%) C
5 1 (0.69%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 31 (21.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.36%) MCSA
2 25 (17.36%) MCSE
3 13 (9.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (6.25%) Server+ Certification
5 8 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.17%) CCNA
7 4 (2.78%) CCNP
8 3 (2.08%) CCA
8 3 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.39%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.69%) Degree
10 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (16.67%) BS25999
2 24 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 21 (14.58%) SLA
4 4 (2.78%) GDPR
4 4 (2.78%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.08%) QA
6 1 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 88 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 82 (56.94%) Hyper-V
3 72 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 66 (45.83%) XenApp
5 48 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 26 (18.06%) BitLocker
7 24 (16.67%) NFS
8 20 (13.89%) vSphere
9 12 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (6.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (1.39%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.39%) vCloud
13 2 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (1.39%) VMware NSX
13 2 (1.39%) Xen
14 1 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 31 (21.53%) Backup Exec
2 15 (10.42%) SCCM
3 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (5.56%) WSUS
5 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (2.78%) SCOM
6 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.39%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.39%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.39%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.69%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 122 (84.72%) Microsoft
2 107 (74.31%) VMware
3 48 (33.33%) Cisco
4 38 (26.39%) Veeam
5 26 (18.06%) Dell
6 25 (17.36%) Sophos
7 10 (6.94%) NetApp
8 9 (6.25%) Symantec
9 8 (5.56%) HP
10 6 (4.17%) Oracle
11 5 (3.47%) EqualLogic
11 5 (3.47%) Siemens
12 4 (2.78%) Remedy
12 4 (2.78%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.08%) Ivanti
13 3 (2.08%) Juniper
13 3 (2.08%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (2.08%) Palo Alto
14 2 (1.39%) Acronis
14 2 (1.39%) F5