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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Specialist
Rank 897 851 849
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 3 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.051% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.054% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 3 46 28
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Citrix Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 6 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 31 August 2015. 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 -33 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West +9 1 £45,000 +57.89%
Manchester +4 1 £45,000 +57.89%
South East +1 1 £60,000 +20.00%
London -23 1 £57,500 +7.47% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -

Citrix Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) XenDesktop
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
4 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (68.75%) CCA
6 11 (68.75%) SCCM
6 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (62.50%) AppSense
7 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (56.25%) SCOM
9 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) XenServer
9 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 2 (12.50%) vSphere
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL
11 1 (6.25%) IIS
11 1 (6.25%) HP
11 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
11 1 (6.25%) LAN
11 1 (6.25%) WAN
11 1 (6.25%) DHCP
11 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP

Citrix Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
1 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
2 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCEE
3 1 (6.25%) CCAA
3 1 (6.25%) VCP5
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) XenDesktop
3 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) XenServer
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) Xen
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 9 (56.25%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) AppSense
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) MobileIron