Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 64 95
Rank change year-on-year -22 +31 -44
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 330 405 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.34% 3.88% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 6.89% 8.40% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 230 265 289
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £20,725 £19,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £66,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 4,790 4,824 4,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 48.51% 46.25% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,585 3,618 3,884
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +4.28% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -35 135 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Shropshire +34 51 £22,500 -30.77% 2
Solihull -16 28 £29,500 +1.72%
Coventry -2 26 £31,500 -35.71% 4
Warwickshire -1 24 £35,000 +79.49% 3
Staffordshire +8 22 £28,000 +24.44% 5
Sutton Coldfield +5 11 £52,500 +153.01% 3
Worcestershire +3 9 £40,000 +66.67% 2
Wolverhampton -8 6 £31,000 - 1
Walsall -6 4 £20,000 -42.86% 1
Wednesbury - 3 £36,000 -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 256 (77.58%) VMware
2 253 (76.67%) Windows
3 239 (72.42%) Microsoft
4 187 (56.67%) Active Directory
5 177 (53.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 158 (47.88%) Hyper-V
7 141 (42.73%) Windows Server
8 110 (33.33%) ITIL
9 99 (30.00%) Data Centre
10 93 (28.18%) MS Exchange
11 89 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 87 (26.36%) XenApp
13 86 (26.06%) Office 365
14 75 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 73 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
16 72 (21.82%) Firewall
17 70 (21.21%) SAN
18 69 (20.91%) Microsoft Certification
19 54 (16.36%) XenDesktop
20 53 (16.06%) Service Delivery
21 51 (15.45%) Degree
21 51 (15.45%) Presales
21 51 (15.45%) Line Management
22 49 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
23 47 (14.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 46 (13.94%) NetApp
25 44 (13.33%) Windows 10
25 44 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
26 43 (13.03%) MCSE
27 42 (12.73%) Microsoft App-V

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 93 (28.18%) MS Exchange
2 44 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (9.70%) SharePoint
4 29 (8.79%) IIS
5 22 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (4.55%) Skype for Business
7 10 (3.03%) Apache
8 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.30%) Confluence
10 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) SAP AFS
3 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 86 (26.06%) Office 365
2 75 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.03%) IaaS
5 10 (3.03%) PaaS
6 6 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.52%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.30%) GitHub
8 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (21.82%) Firewall
2 70 (21.21%) SAN
3 33 (10.00%) DNS
4 30 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 29 (8.79%) Remote Desktop
6 28 (8.48%) TCP/IP
7 20 (6.06%) WAN
8 17 (5.15%) DHCP
8 17 (5.15%) Skype
9 15 (4.55%) DDNS
9 15 (4.55%) LAN
9 15 (4.55%) NAS
10 13 (3.94%) iSCSI
11 10 (3.03%) VPN
12 6 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (1.52%) CTI
14 4 (1.21%) Wireless
15 3 (0.91%) BGP
15 3 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (0.91%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.76%) MySQL
2 18 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.61%) DB2
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (2.12%) InstallShield
1 7 (2.12%) MSI
2 6 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.30%) CA Flowdock
3 1 (0.30%) JIRA
3 1 (0.30%) NuGet
3 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (6.06%) Finance
2 9 (2.73%) Publishing
3 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.21%) Advertising
5 3 (0.91%) Law
6 2 (0.61%) Banking
6 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (20.61%) Analyst
2 54 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 43 (13.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (10.00%) Consultant
5 31 (9.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 29 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 29 (8.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 29 (8.79%) Architect
6 29 (8.79%) Technical Specialist
7 28 (8.48%) Support Analyst
8 24 (7.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 23 (6.97%) Infrastructure Support
10 21 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
11 19 (5.76%) IT Engineer
11 19 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (5.45%) Active Directory Support
12 18 (5.45%) Server Support
13 17 (5.15%) 1st Line Support
13 17 (5.15%) Desktop Support
13 17 (5.15%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.85%) .NET
2 6 (1.82%) CSS
2 6 (1.82%) HTML
3 5 (1.52%) XHTML
4 2 (0.61%) Web Services
4 2 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 35 (10.61%) Enterprise Storage
2 35 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.48%) Computer Science
4 23 (6.97%) Public Cloud
5 17 (5.15%) CMDB
6 13 (3.94%) Clustering
7 12 (3.64%) Driving Licence
8 10 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.82%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.52%) iPad
11 5 (1.52%) User Experience
12 4 (1.21%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.91%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.91%) iPhone
13 3 (0.91%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.61%) AS400
14 2 (0.61%) RSA SecurID
15 1 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 253 (76.67%) Windows
2 141 (42.73%) Windows Server
3 89 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 29 (8.79%) Windows 7
7 21 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (3.94%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.64%) Linux
10 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.21%) Android
12 3 (0.91%) Unix
12 3 (0.91%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (33.33%) ITIL
2 53 (16.06%) Service Delivery
3 51 (15.45%) Line Management
3 51 (15.45%) Presales
4 38 (11.52%) Project Management
5 36 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (8.48%) Software Engineering
7 23 (6.97%) PRINCE2
8 22 (6.67%) Service Management
9 21 (6.36%) Problem Management
10 20 (6.06%) Application Packaging
10 20 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
10 20 (6.06%) Process Improvement
11 18 (5.45%) Business Development
11 18 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
12 15 (4.55%) CRM
12 15 (4.55%) ITIL V3
13 13 (3.94%) Configuration Management
13 13 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 20 (6.06%) SQL
3 14 (4.24%) VBScript
4 12 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.03%) Java
6 9 (2.73%) Python
7 6 (1.82%) Perl
7 6 (1.82%) PHP
7 6 (1.82%) Ruby
8 5 (1.52%) C#
8 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (20.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (15.45%) Degree
3 47 (14.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (13.03%) MCSE
5 36 (10.91%) Citrix Certification
6 28 (8.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (6.97%) CCA
8 21 (6.36%) MCITP
9 18 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (4.24%) MCP
12 12 (3.64%) CCNP
12 12 (3.64%) VCP5
13 10 (3.03%) MCSA
14 9 (2.73%) CCNA
14 9 (2.73%) ISEB
15 8 (2.42%) PMI Certification
15 8 (2.42%) PMP
15 8 (2.42%) Security Cleared
16 7 (2.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.79%) SLA
2 7 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.82%) GPG13
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 187 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 177 (53.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (47.88%) Hyper-V
4 87 (26.36%) XenApp
5 54 (16.36%) XenDesktop
6 42 (12.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 33 (10.00%) vSphere
8 30 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.12%) Docker
10 7 (2.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.52%) BitLocker
11 5 (1.52%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.30%) Firmware
14 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (12.42%) SCCM
2 38 (11.52%) SCVMM
3 22 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 19 (5.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 14 (4.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 14 (4.24%) SCOrch
6 11 (3.33%) SCOM
6 11 (3.33%) vCenter Server
7 10 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 10 (3.03%) vMotion
8 7 (2.12%) Ansible
8 7 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.12%) Puppet
9 6 (1.82%) Salt
10 4 (1.21%) SCDPM
10 4 (1.21%) SCSM
10 4 (1.21%) WSUS
11 3 (0.91%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 256 (77.58%) VMware
2 239 (72.42%) Microsoft
3 46 (13.94%) NetApp
4 39 (11.82%) Cisco
5 33 (10.00%) Dell
6 28 (8.48%) EqualLogic
7 26 (7.88%) BMC
7 26 (7.88%) Veeam
8 24 (7.27%) HP
9 21 (6.36%) Ivanti
10 17 (5.15%) CheckPoint
11 15 (4.55%) SolarWinds
12 14 (4.24%) Apple
13 12 (3.64%) Oracle
14 11 (3.33%) Juniper
15 10 (3.03%) NVIDIA
16 9 (2.73%) EMC
16 9 (2.73%) Fortinet
16 9 (2.73%) IBM
17 8 (2.42%) Symantec