Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 100 75
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25 +25
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 277 303 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.43% 3.03% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 7.73% 6.44% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 173 229 279
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -12.16%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £62,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 3,585 4,708 5,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.41% 47.10% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,616 3,601 3,796
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,186 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +17 141 £53,750 +43.33% 5
Coventry +14 28 £31,000 -1.59% 5
Shropshire -10 27 £41,500 +66.00%
Dudley - 24 £26,000 -
Worcestershire +7 14 £43,250 -1.14% 2
Solihull -9 12 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Warwickshire +19 11 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Staffordshire +9 8 £36,000 +20.00% 2
Herefordshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +15 3 £37,500 +20.97%
Sutton Coldfield -20 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 211 (76.17%) VMware
2 183 (66.06%) Windows
3 152 (54.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 148 (53.43%) Microsoft
5 121 (43.68%) Active Directory
6 99 (35.74%) Cisco
7 96 (34.66%) Windows Server
8 94 (33.94%) NetApp
9 91 (32.85%) Hyper-V
9 91 (32.85%) Data Centre
10 86 (31.05%) Firewall
11 83 (29.96%) Microsoft Azure
12 76 (27.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 71 (25.63%) WAN
13 71 (25.63%) Presales
14 70 (25.27%) ITIL
15 69 (24.91%) HP
15 69 (24.91%) Office 365
16 64 (23.10%) MCSE
17 61 (22.02%) Project Management
18 60 (21.66%) LAN
19 58 (20.94%) Linux
20 57 (20.58%) Data Protection
21 56 (20.22%) SQL Server
22 55 (19.86%) GDPR
23 51 (18.41%) SQL
23 51 (18.41%) XenApp
24 49 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
24 49 (17.69%) MS Exchange
24 49 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012

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 49 (17.69%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (5.78%) Skype for Business
3 15 (5.42%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.33%) IIS
5 10 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.72%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 83 (29.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (24.91%) Office 365
3 49 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (6.14%) IaaS
5 14 (5.05%) PaaS
6 5 (1.81%) Yammer
7 3 (1.08%) SaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 86 (31.05%) Firewall
2 71 (25.63%) WAN
3 60 (21.66%) LAN
4 32 (11.55%) VPN
5 31 (11.19%) SAN
6 30 (10.83%) VLAN
7 27 (9.75%) Network Security
8 23 (8.30%) DNS
8 23 (8.30%) Skype
9 20 (7.22%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (6.50%) TCP/IP
11 15 (5.42%) DHCP
12 13 (4.69%) Wireless
13 12 (4.33%) BGP
13 12 (4.33%) OSPF
13 12 (4.33%) VoIP
14 11 (3.97%) RIP
15 9 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (3.25%) IPsec
15 9 (3.25%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.50%) MySQL
3 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (4.69%) Publishing
2 12 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.17%) Finance
4 5 (1.81%) Legal
4 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.08%) Advertising
5 3 (1.08%) Local Government
6 2 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) French Language
7 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 87 (31.41%) Architect
2 65 (23.47%) Technical Architect
3 35 (12.64%) Analyst
4 30 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (9.39%) IT Support
6 21 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 19 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (6.14%) IT Analyst
9 16 (5.78%) Infrastructure Support
9 16 (5.78%) IT Support Analyst
9 16 (5.78%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.42%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 15 (5.42%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (5.05%) Desktop Support
11 14 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.05%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (4.33%) Administrator
12 12 (4.33%) Desktop Engineer
12 12 (4.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 11 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.72%) COM
2 1 (0.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.36%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 91 (32.85%) Data Centre
2 33 (11.91%) Clustering
3 29 (10.47%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (7.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 19 (6.86%) Management Information System
6 18 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (5.05%) CMDB
8 9 (3.25%) Fat Client
8 9 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (3.25%) Thin Client
8 9 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.89%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.44%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.72%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.72%) iPad
13 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 183 (66.06%) Windows
2 96 (34.66%) Windows Server
3 58 (20.94%) Linux
4 49 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (14.08%) Windows 10
7 38 (13.72%) Windows 7
8 25 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (6.86%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.53%) Unix
12 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.63%) Presales
2 70 (25.27%) ITIL
3 61 (22.02%) Project Management
4 57 (20.58%) Data Protection
5 45 (16.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 42 (15.16%) Server Virtualisation
7 41 (14.80%) Service Delivery
8 36 (13.00%) ITIL V3
9 35 (12.64%) Service Management
10 34 (12.27%) Load Balancing
11 32 (11.55%) Customer Requirements
11 32 (11.55%) Line Management
12 28 (10.11%) Incident Management
12 28 (10.11%) Technical Architecture
13 27 (9.75%) ITSM
14 25 (9.03%) PRINCE2
15 24 (8.66%) Due Diligence
16 22 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
16 22 (7.94%) Programme Management
16 22 (7.94%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.41%) SQL
2 20 (7.22%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.42%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.89%) Python
5 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 76 (27.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (23.10%) MCSE
3 46 (16.61%) MCP
4 26 (9.39%) Degree
5 25 (9.03%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (9.03%) Citrix Certification
5 25 (9.03%) Security Cleared
6 24 (8.66%) CCNP
6 24 (8.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (8.30%) MCSA
8 17 (6.14%) CCA
9 14 (5.05%) ISEB
10 13 (4.69%) CEH
10 13 (4.69%) CISSP
10 13 (4.69%) CompTIA Security+
10 13 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
10 13 (4.69%) PMI Certification
10 13 (4.69%) PMP
11 11 (3.97%) CCAA
11 11 (3.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (19.86%) GDPR
2 23 (8.30%) SLA
3 18 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (4.69%) GPG13
5 5 (1.81%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.81%) QA
System Software
1 152 (54.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (43.68%) Active Directory
3 91 (32.85%) Hyper-V
4 51 (18.41%) XenApp
5 40 (14.44%) XenDesktop
6 29 (10.47%) vSphere
7 26 (9.39%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (4.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (2.89%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (2.89%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.89%) VMware NSX
10 6 (2.17%) XenServer
11 5 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.72%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (11.19%) SCCM
2 14 (5.05%) SCOM
2 14 (5.05%) SCVMM
3 13 (4.69%) Linux-HA
4 12 (4.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (3.61%) SCOrch
6 8 (2.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (2.53%) Netcool
7 7 (2.53%) OpenView
8 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (2.17%) WSUS
9 4 (1.44%) XenMobile
10 3 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.72%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.72%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.72%) SCSM
12 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 211 (76.17%) VMware
2 148 (53.43%) Microsoft
3 99 (35.74%) Cisco
4 94 (33.94%) NetApp
5 69 (24.91%) HP
6 32 (11.55%) CheckPoint
7 25 (9.03%) Red Hat
8 19 (6.86%) EMC
9 18 (6.50%) 3PAR
9 18 (6.50%) Dell
10 17 (6.14%) Juniper
11 14 (5.05%) Adobe
12 13 (4.69%) BMC
12 13 (4.69%) SolarWinds
13 11 (3.97%) Brocade
13 11 (3.97%) F5
13 11 (3.97%) Fortinet
14 9 (3.25%) Polycom
15 8 (2.89%) Ivanti
15 8 (2.89%) SonicWALL