The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 78 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3768 3547 4287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.22% 3.26% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 6.81% 6.81% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3139 3079 3633
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55360 52098 57012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 47.93% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43890 42680 47913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix
Salary Trend

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

Citrix Salary Trend in the UK

Citrix
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Citrix Salary Histogram in the UK

Citrix
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 3591 £40,000 - 457
London +17 1416 £45,000 - 121
South East -13 816 £38,000 -5.00% 110
City of London +31 482 £45,000 - 42
East of England -3 315 £38,000 -3.79% 36
Yorkshire +16 312 £40,000 +5.26% 38
North West +25 278 £33,852 -3.28% 58
West Midlands -3 275 £37,500 +7.14% 26
Berkshire +7 221 £47,500 - 21
Surrey -7 221 £41,250 +11.48% 20
West Yorkshire +7 213 £40,000 +5.26% 24
Leeds +20 180 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Hampshire -20 164 £31,424 -21.43% 25
Manchester +23 157 £33,500 -13.32% 29
South West -21 152 £29,750 -25.15% 40
Cambridgeshire +6 100 £35,000 -3.44% 10
Reading -15 86 £50,000 - 8
East Midlands -38 85 £37,000 -2.63% 18
Birmingham -21 84 £42,500 - 10
South Yorkshire +11 82 £40,000 -1.84% 5
Sheffield +20 81 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Essex -8 81 £46,500 +6.28% 4
Hertfordshire -3 79 £50,000 +44.92% 14
Scotland -1 77 £39,500 +5.33% 9
Cheshire +5 74 £34,250 +26.85% 15
Southampton -7 66 £31,349 -21.62% 5
Cambridge +1 57 £38,000 +8.57% 7
West Sussex 0 55 £40,000 +17.64% 8
Oxfordshire 0 53 £33,000 -18.51% 18
Coventry +13 49 £38,500 +14.92% 4

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Citrix also 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 that cited Citrix.

1 5701 (75.15%) Windows
2 4616 (60.85%) VMware
3 4068 (53.63%) Microsoft
4 3823 (50.40%) Active Directory
5 2917 (38.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2508 (33.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 2402 (31.66%) MS Exchange
8 2187 (28.83%) XenApp
9 1962 (25.86%) Cisco
10 1951 (25.72%) MS Excel
11 1907 (25.14%) ITIL
12 1745 (23.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 1605 (21.16%) SAN
14 1570 (20.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 1413 (18.63%) DNS
16 1377 (18.15%) Finance
17 1362 (17.95%) SQL
18 1357 (17.89%) Firewall
19 1260 (16.61%) SQL Server
20 1240 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010
21 1224 (16.13%) Windows 7
22 1214 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
23 1182 (15.58%) MS Office
24 1180 (15.55%) Hyper-V
25 1174 (15.48%) XenDesktop
26 1154 (15.21%) HP
27 1144 (15.08%) MCSE
28 1090 (14.37%) DHCP
29 976 (12.87%) LAN
30 949 (12.51%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Citrix also 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 that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2402 (31.66%) MS Exchange
2 1240 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 707 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 698 (9.20%) SharePoint
5 596 (7.86%) IIS
6 498 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 493 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 445 (5.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 376 (4.96%) Lync
10 232 (3.06%) Apache
11 156 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
12 101 (1.33%) Tomcat
13 88 (1.16%) IBM Notes
14 85 (1.12%) WebLogic
15 78 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2000
15 78 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
16 75 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
17 65 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
18 57 (0.75%) nginx
19 41 (0.54%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1951 (25.72%) MS Excel
2 1182 (15.58%) MS Office
3 72 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.36%) MS Project
6 10 (0.13%) FastStats
7 9 (0.12%) SPSS
8 7 (0.092%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.040%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.040%) Revit
10 2 (0.026%) SketchUp
10 2 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.026%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.013%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.013%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 63 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.36%) assyst
3 24 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 23 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (0.24%) SAP Business One
6 15 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 13 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.17%) Maximo
8 12 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 10 (0.13%) Summit
10 9 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 8 (0.11%) Markit EDM
11 8 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
12 7 (0.092%) Eikon
13 6 (0.079%) Magento
13 6 (0.079%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
13 6 (0.079%) Advent Moxy
14 5 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 230 (3.03%) Office 365
2 105 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 70 (0.92%) SaaS
5 55 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (0.65%) IaaS
7 26 (0.34%) PaaS
8 24 (0.32%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.066%) Joyent
10 2 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.013%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.013%) Route 53
11 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.013%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1605 (21.16%) SAN
2 1413 (18.63%) DNS
3 1357 (17.89%) Firewall
4 1090 (14.37%) DHCP
5 976 (12.87%) LAN
6 949 (12.51%) WAN
7 841 (11.09%) TCP/IP
8 594 (7.83%) VPN
9 540 (7.12%) NetScaler
10 340 (4.48%) Internet
11 319 (4.21%) NAS
12 313 (4.13%) Wireless
13 290 (3.82%) VoIP
14 238 (3.14%) VLAN
15 227 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
16 179 (2.36%) Network Security
17 147 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
18 146 (1.92%) iSCSI
19 142 (1.87%) IP Telephony
20 137 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1260 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 317 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 196 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 187 (2.47%) MySQL
5 87 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 76 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 50 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 47 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (0.59%) DB2
11 40 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
12 34 (0.45%) IDOL
13 33 (0.44%) EDRMS
14 23 (0.30%) Cognos Impromptu
15 20 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (0.22%) RDBMS
17 15 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (0.17%) Cognos Powerplay
18 13 (0.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 125 (1.65%) MSI
2 52 (0.69%) AdminStudio
3 31 (0.41%) InstallShield
4 20 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 15 (0.20%) JIRA
6 12 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (0.15%) Toad
8 10 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.11%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.11%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.092%) Subversion
12 6 (0.079%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.079%) WinRunner
12 6 (0.079%) JMeter
13 5 (0.066%) SilkPerformer
13 5 (0.066%) PVCS
13 5 (0.066%) Hudson
14 4 (0.053%) Selenium
General
1 1377 (18.15%) Finance
2 285 (3.76%) Law
3 262 (3.45%) Legal
4 236 (3.11%) Banking
5 230 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 163 (2.15%) Retail
7 75 (0.99%) Marketing
8 71 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 67 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 65 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 59 (0.78%) Back Office
12 40 (0.53%) Advertising
13 39 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 29 (0.38%) Local Government
15 27 (0.36%) Front Office
16 25 (0.33%) French Language
17 24 (0.32%) Publishing
17 24 (0.32%) German Language
18 22 (0.29%) Electronics
19 20 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 1546 (20.38%) Analyst
2 993 (13.09%) Support Engineer
3 789 (10.40%) Support Analyst
4 636 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 619 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 605 (7.98%) Consultant
7 460 (6.06%) Architect
8 416 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
9 343 (4.52%) Administrator
9 343 (4.52%) IT Support
10 327 (4.31%) Service Analyst
11 312 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
12 311 (4.10%) Service Desk Analyst
13 274 (3.61%) Network Engineer
14 264 (3.48%) Technical Support
15 247 (3.26%) Citrix Engineer
16 238 (3.14%) Desktop Support
17 236 (3.11%) Server Engineer
18 228 (3.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 226 (2.98%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (2.29%) .NET
2 165 (2.18%) Application Packaging
3 79 (1.04%) Web Services
4 72 (0.95%) XML
5 56 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 52 (0.69%) HTML
7 46 (0.61%) LAMP
8 38 (0.50%) Middleware
9 36 (0.47%) COM
10 33 (0.44%) J2EE
11 21 (0.28%) SOAP
12 20 (0.26%) Software Packaging
13 18 (0.24%) jQuery
14 15 (0.20%) .NET Framework
15 12 (0.16%) ActiveMQ
16 11 (0.15%) CSS
17 10 (0.13%) Ajax
18 9 (0.12%) Rendezvous
18 9 (0.12%) WebSphere MQ
19 7 (0.092%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 597 (7.87%) Blackberry
2 439 (5.79%) Clustering
3 250 (3.30%) Fat Client
3 250 (3.30%) Thin Client
4 190 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 149 (1.96%) Replication
6 129 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 108 (1.42%) Hedge funds
8 106 (1.40%) Client/Server
9 95 (1.25%) EqualLogic
10 80 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 79 (1.04%) Statistics
12 76 (1.00%) iPhone
13 75 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
14 74 (0.98%) CLARiiON
15 69 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
16 68 (0.90%) iPad
17 60 (0.79%) FlexPod
18 45 (0.59%) PKI
19 42 (0.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5701 (75.15%) Windows
2 2508 (33.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1745 (23.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1224 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 1214 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 904 (11.92%) Linux
7 810 (10.68%) Windows XP
8 375 (4.94%) UNIX
9 359 (4.73%) Windows 8
10 229 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 204 (2.69%) Solaris
12 145 (1.91%) Windows Vista
13 112 (1.48%) Windows 2000
14 109 (1.44%) Android
15 100 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
16 84 (1.11%) AIX
17 81 (1.07%) Mac OS X
18 79 (1.04%) CentOS
19 71 (0.94%) Ubuntu
20 65 (0.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1907 (25.14%) ITIL
2 426 (5.62%) Project Management
3 414 (5.46%) Service Delivery
4 406 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 355 (4.68%) Migration
6 314 (4.14%) Problem Management
6 314 (4.14%) Change Management
7 312 (4.11%) Service Management
8 304 (4.01%) PRINCE2
9 276 (3.64%) Incident Management
10 255 (3.36%) Change Control
11 222 (2.93%) Load Balancing
12 185 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
13 157 (2.07%) Asset Management
14 143 (1.89%) Configuration Management
14 143 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
15 142 (1.87%) Business Continuity
16 135 (1.78%) Release Management
17 131 (1.73%) CRM
18 125 (1.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1362 (17.95%) SQL
2 601 (7.92%) PowerShell
3 265 (3.49%) VB
4 235 (3.10%) VBScript
5 174 (2.29%) Java
6 155 (2.04%) Perl
7 119 (1.57%) C#
8 103 (1.36%) Python
9 82 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 77 (1.02%) Ruby
11 72 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 71 (0.94%) C++
12 71 (0.94%) PHP
13 62 (0.82%) C
14 58 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 58 (0.76%) JavaScript
15 50 (0.66%) VBA
16 19 (0.25%) VB.NET
17 13 (0.17%) ABAP
18 8 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1570 (20.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1144 (15.08%) MCSE
3 631 (8.32%) MCITP
4 617 (8.13%) Citrix Certification
5 607 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 538 (7.09%) Degree
7 522 (6.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 481 (6.34%) CCNA
9 454 (5.98%) MCSA
10 435 (5.73%) CCA
11 414 (5.46%) Security Cleared
12 394 (5.19%) MCP
13 303 (3.99%) SC Cleared
14 213 (2.81%) MCTS
15 195 (2.57%) CCNP
16 176 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
17 129 (1.70%) CCEE
18 99 (1.31%) DV Cleared
19 92 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 91 (1.20%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 609 (8.03%) SLA
2 111 (1.46%) QA
3 75 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 50 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 38 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 25 (0.33%) COBIT
7 10 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 10 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.066%) BS7799
8 5 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.053%) ISO 9002
10 2 (0.026%) BS25999
10 2 (0.026%) GMP
10 2 (0.026%) GLP
11 1 (0.013%) TickIT
11 1 (0.013%) GxP
11 1 (0.013%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.013%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3823 (50.40%) Active Directory
2 2917 (38.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2187 (28.83%) XenApp
4 1180 (15.55%) Hyper-V
5 1174 (15.48%) XenDesktop
6 900 (11.86%) vSphere
7 583 (7.69%) XenServer
8 488 (6.43%) VMware ESX
9 392 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 298 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
11 247 (3.26%) Terminal Services
12 208 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 150 (1.98%) MetaFrame
14 131 (1.73%) Xen
15 104 (1.37%) UAG
16 101 (1.33%) ISA Server
17 87 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 83 (1.09%) Terminal Server
19 59 (0.78%) vCloud
20 51 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 945 (12.46%) SCCM
2 446 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 327 (4.31%) SCOM
4 236 (3.11%) NetBackup
5 204 (2.69%) WSUS
6 202 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 68 (0.90%) Puppet
8 67 (0.88%) Nagios
9 65 (0.86%) SCVMM
10 63 (0.83%) XenMobile
10 63 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
11 55 (0.73%) AppDNA
12 52 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 49 (0.65%) Tivoli
13 49 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 48 (0.63%) ZABBIX
15 47 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
16 40 (0.53%) Cacti
16 40 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 37 (0.49%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 4616 (60.85%) VMware
2 4068 (53.63%) Microsoft
3 1962 (25.86%) Cisco
4 1154 (15.21%) HP
5 812 (10.70%) NetApp
6 589 (7.76%) EMC
7 556 (7.33%) Symantec
8 536 (7.07%) Oracle
9 428 (5.64%) Dell
10 323 (4.26%) Juniper
11 313 (4.13%) Red Hat
12 293 (3.86%) AppSense
13 263 (3.47%) CheckPoint
14 242 (3.19%) IBM
15 217 (2.86%) Veeam
16 215 (2.83%) Apple
17 186 (2.45%) McAfee
18 151 (1.99%) F5
19 131 (1.73%) SolarWinds
20 130 (1.71%) Veritas
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + car and 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + + Car + Paid overtime + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago