The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Specialist
Rank 820 825 862
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 67 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.045% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.048% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 33
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Citrix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Citrix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist within the UK.

Citrix Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Citrix Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 57 £50,000 - 2
London -7 31 £52,500 -8.69% 1
City of London -1 17 £42,500 -22.72% 1
South East -13 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Edinburgh - 9 - -
Scotland - 9 - -
Reading +7 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Berkshire +6 8 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -24 7 £45,000 -18.18%
Sidcup - 7 £52,500 -
West Midlands -10 6 £43,750 -12.50%
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Surrey -2 3 £65,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
Epsom - 3 £65,750 -
Watford - 2 - -
Manchester -15 1 £28,500 -
Birmingham -16 1 £42,500 -15.00%
North West -17 1 £28,500 -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -

Citrix Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Citrix Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Citrix Specialist in their job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Citrix
2 57 (60.64%) XenApp
3 56 (59.57%) XenDesktop
4 52 (55.32%) Citrix Certification
4 52 (55.32%) Active Directory
5 51 (54.26%) Windows
6 41 (43.62%) CCA
7 38 (40.43%) Microsoft
8 33 (35.11%) AppSense
9 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (31.91%) NetScaler
10 30 (31.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 30 (31.91%) Finance
10 30 (31.91%) VMware
11 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (27.66%) MCSE
12 25 (26.60%) SCCM
13 21 (22.34%) XenServer
14 20 (21.28%) MS Excel
15 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (19.15%) HP
17 17 (18.09%) CCEE
18 16 (17.02%) SAN
19 13 (13.83%) DNS
19 13 (13.83%) vSphere
20 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 12 (12.77%) MS Exchange
20 12 (12.77%) Cisco

Citrix Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Citrix Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Citrix Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.91%) NetScaler
2 16 (17.02%) SAN
3 13 (13.83%) DNS
4 12 (12.77%) Firewall
5 8 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (7.45%) iSCSI
6 7 (7.45%) NAS
6 7 (7.45%) Wireless
7 6 (6.38%) FCoE
8 2 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MSI
2 3 (3.19%) InstallShield
2 3 (3.19%) AdminStudio
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Advertising
3 4 (4.26%) Publishing
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Thin Client
2 11 (11.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (54.26%) Windows
2 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.70%) Linux
5 10 (10.64%) SUSE
6 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.51%) Load Balancing
2 6 (6.38%) ITIL
3 5 (5.32%) Migration
4 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.19%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.19%) Performance Management
5 3 (3.19%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.19%) Change Management
6 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.13%) BCP
7 1 (1.06%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (1.06%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.06%) Coaching
7 1 (1.06%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.06%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (1.06%) Time Management
7 1 (1.06%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.06%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) VBScript
1 8 (8.51%) VB
1 8 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (55.32%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (43.62%) CCA
3 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (27.66%) MCSE
4 17 (18.09%) CCEE
5 10 (10.64%) Linux+ Certification
6 6 (6.38%) CCIA
7 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.26%) CCAA
8 2 (2.13%) MCSA
8 2 (2.13%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (60.64%) XenApp
2 56 (59.57%) XenDesktop
3 52 (55.32%) Active Directory
4 30 (31.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (22.34%) XenServer
6 13 (13.83%) vSphere
7 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (10.64%) IAG
8 10 (10.64%) UAG
9 7 (7.45%) DFS Replication
9 7 (7.45%) VMware ESX
10 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.13%) MetaFrame
11 2 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
12 1 (1.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (26.60%) SCCM
2 5 (5.32%) WSUS
3 4 (4.26%) SCOM
4 3 (3.19%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.06%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (40.43%) Microsoft
3 33 (35.11%) AppSense
4 30 (31.91%) VMware
5 18 (19.15%) HP
6 12 (12.77%) Cisco
7 10 (10.64%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.38%) NetApp
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle
10 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.06%) Lumension
10 1 (1.06%) Altiris
10 1 (1.06%) McAfee
10 1 (1.06%) CA
10 1 (1.06%) Wyse
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