Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 110 101
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9 -36
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 324 259 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.41% 2.64% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 7.18% 6.09% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 185 208 302
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.97% -8.82% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,100 £20,625 £23,075
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,575 £67,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,510 4,251 5,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.52% 43.35% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3,273 3,297 4,214
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,050 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Citrix in the West Midlands

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 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
Birmingham +25 169 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Shropshire +37 39 £28,320 -19.09% 5
Coventry +11 37 £42,000 +15.07% 4
Warwickshire -10 15 £36,000 +20.00%
Worcestershire +22 14 £41,250 +17.02% 1
Sutton Coldfield +10 13 £31,500 -24.55% 2
Wolverhampton -7 8 £37,500 -1.96%
Staffordshire -17 7 £31,250 +38.89%
Dudley - 6 £26,000 - 1
Walsall -2 3 £27,001 -26.03%
Solihull 0 2 £30,000 +17.65%
Herefordshire +27 1 £30,000 +36.36%
West Bromwich +13 1 - -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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.

1 233 (71.91%) VMware
2 219 (67.59%) Windows
3 205 (63.27%) Microsoft
4 173 (53.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 172 (53.09%) Active Directory
6 140 (43.21%) Windows Server
7 132 (40.74%) Hyper-V
8 121 (37.35%) ITIL
9 118 (36.42%) Data Centre
10 106 (32.72%) Service Delivery
11 101 (31.17%) XenApp
12 98 (30.25%) Presales
13 93 (28.70%) Microsoft Azure
14 92 (28.40%) Office 365
15 90 (27.78%) XenDesktop
16 89 (27.47%) MS Exchange
17 88 (27.16%) Self-Motivation
18 82 (25.31%) SCVMM
18 82 (25.31%) Degree
19 77 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
20 76 (23.46%) Continuous Improvement
21 72 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
21 72 (22.22%) Computer Science
21 72 (22.22%) Software Engineering
22 68 (20.99%) Microsoft App-V
22 68 (20.99%) Firewall
23 63 (19.44%) Line Management
24 62 (19.14%) SLA
25 61 (18.83%) Project Management
26 58 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010

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 89 (27.47%) MS Exchange
2 58 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.02%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (6.17%) IIS
6 9 (2.78%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.16%) Apache
8 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.62%) JBoss
9 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (12.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 93 (28.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (28.40%) Office 365
3 45 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (6.48%) IaaS
4 21 (6.48%) PaaS
5 20 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (5.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (20.99%) Firewall
2 50 (15.43%) NetScaler
3 41 (12.65%) Remote Desktop
4 36 (11.11%) SAN
5 35 (10.80%) DNS
6 29 (8.95%) TCP/IP
7 27 (8.33%) WAN
8 22 (6.79%) DHCP
9 21 (6.48%) VPN
10 15 (4.63%) Network Security
11 14 (4.32%) LAN
12 10 (3.09%) NAS
13 8 (2.47%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.16%) DDNS
14 7 (2.16%) Skype
14 7 (2.16%) VLAN
15 5 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
16 4 (1.23%) Internet
16 4 (1.23%) Wireless
17 3 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.09%) MySQL
2 10 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.62%) DB2
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Ant
1 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (7.72%) Finance
2 21 (6.48%) Publishing
3 8 (2.47%) Legal
4 5 (1.54%) Retail
5 4 (1.23%) Law
6 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (16.36%) Architect
2 46 (14.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (14.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 44 (13.58%) Technical Specialist
4 37 (11.42%) Analyst
5 33 (10.19%) Support Engineer
6 32 (9.88%) Consultant
7 24 (7.41%) IT Engineer
8 23 (7.10%) Citrix Specialist
8 23 (7.10%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 23 (7.10%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (7.10%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 19 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (5.86%) Technical Architect
10 17 (5.25%) Technical Consultant
11 16 (4.94%) Technical Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Desktop Support
13 13 (4.01%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 12 (3.70%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.62%) COM
1 2 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (0.62%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 118 (36.42%) Data Centre
2 88 (27.16%) Self-Motivation
3 72 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 41 (12.65%) CMDB
5 37 (11.42%) Public Cloud
6 21 (6.48%) Management Information System
7 19 (5.86%) User Experience
8 11 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.40%) Clustering
9 7 (2.16%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.62%) DataPower
11 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 219 (67.59%) Windows
2 140 (43.21%) Windows Server
3 77 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 35 (10.80%) Windows 7
7 22 (6.79%) Linux
8 17 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (4.01%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.54%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.93%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.62%) Android
13 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (37.35%) ITIL
2 106 (32.72%) Service Delivery
3 98 (30.25%) Presales
4 76 (23.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 72 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 63 (19.44%) Line Management
7 61 (18.83%) Project Management
8 51 (15.74%) Due Diligence
9 41 (12.65%) Requirements Analysis
10 39 (12.04%) Service Management
11 36 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
12 35 (10.80%) PRINCE2
13 31 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
14 30 (9.26%) ITIL V3
15 28 (8.64%) Data Protection
16 25 (7.72%) Mobile Device Management
17 23 (7.10%) Business Development
17 23 (7.10%) Information Security
17 23 (7.10%) Technical Architecture
18 22 (6.79%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.80%) SQL
2 21 (6.48%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.16%) Bash Shell
4 3 (0.93%) VB
4 3 (0.93%) VBScript
5 2 (0.62%) Java
5 2 (0.62%) Python
6 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (25.31%) Degree
2 72 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (12.65%) MCP
5 34 (10.49%) MCSE
6 33 (10.19%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (8.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (6.79%) CISSP
9 21 (6.48%) ISEB
9 21 (6.48%) PMI Certification
9 21 (6.48%) PMP
10 18 (5.56%) Security Cleared
11 17 (5.25%) CEH
11 17 (5.25%) CompTIA Security+
12 15 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (4.32%) MCSA
14 13 (4.01%) CCNP
15 12 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
17 5 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (19.14%) SLA
2 17 (5.25%) GPG13
2 17 (5.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.47%) GDPR
4 6 (1.85%) QA
5 5 (1.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 173 (53.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (53.09%) Active Directory
3 132 (40.74%) Hyper-V
4 101 (31.17%) XenApp
5 90 (27.78%) XenDesktop
6 68 (20.99%) Microsoft App-V
7 57 (17.59%) vSphere
8 52 (16.05%) VMware ESXi
9 42 (12.96%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (5.86%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (2.16%) VirtualBox
12 5 (1.54%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.62%) Squid
13 2 (0.62%) XenServer
14 1 (0.31%) Firmware
14 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 82 (25.31%) SCVMM
2 32 (9.88%) vCenter Server
3 31 (9.57%) vMotion
4 28 (8.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 25 (7.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 25 (7.72%) SCOrch
6 24 (7.41%) SCCM
7 19 (5.86%) Backup Exec
7 19 (5.86%) SCDPM
7 19 (5.86%) SCSM
8 6 (1.85%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.54%) SCOM
10 4 (1.23%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.62%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
13 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
13 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 233 (71.91%) VMware
2 205 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 54 (16.67%) Cisco
4 42 (12.96%) NetApp
5 34 (10.49%) CheckPoint
6 33 (10.19%) Ivanti
7 32 (9.88%) HP
8 31 (9.57%) BMC
9 22 (6.79%) EMC
9 22 (6.79%) Veeam
10 17 (5.25%) IBM
11 15 (4.63%) Dell
12 14 (4.32%) Fortinet
13 12 (3.70%) Adobe
13 12 (3.70%) F5
13 12 (3.70%) Juniper
13 12 (3.70%) Red Hat
14 11 (3.40%) Brocade
15 9 (2.78%) SolarWinds
15 9 (2.78%) Symantec