The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 81 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3989 3664 3876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.29% 3.30% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 6.99% 6.75% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3476 3088 3343
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,272 £26,445
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,692 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +0.51%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57077 54257 60185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.05% 48.86% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45694 44157 50746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +1 3746 £42,000 +5.00% 387
London -1 1602 £44,000 -2.22% 135
South East +2 789 £42,000 +5.00% 91
City of London +9 470 £45,000 -5.26% 42
East of England +9 379 £40,000 +3.89% 31
Yorkshire +12 262 £35,000 -7.28% 25
North West +27 253 £32,500 +8.33% 49
Berkshire +6 220 £47,500 +7.95% 22
Surrey +11 214 £39,250 -1.87% 21
West Yorkshire -2 180 £35,000 -5.40% 14
West Midlands -32 170 £38,750 +10.71% 21
South West -14 158 £42,024 +13.57% 21
East Midlands -12 151 £40,000 +44.11% 8
Manchester +42 148 £35,000 +14.45% 32
Leeds +2 134 £40,000 +8.10% 8
Essex +2 133 £50,000 +13.63% 6
Hampshire -5 118 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Scotland +16 109 £36,500 -2.66% 17
Hertfordshire +5 99 £38,500 -14.44% 10
Buckinghamshire +8 81 £42,000 +10.52% 7
Reading -11 75 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Bedfordshire +7 74 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Birmingham -18 72 £50,000 +15.60% 7
Nottinghamshire +2 68 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Colchester +17 63 £50,000 +56.25% 4
Cheshire +5 62 £35,000 +16.66% 13
Cambridgeshire -31 61 £37,500 +8.69% 9
Oxfordshire -19 60 £35,000 -6.66% 10
West Sussex +23 59 £35,000 -20.45% 6
Bristol +29 55 £42,750 +31.53% 4

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5339 (73.49%) Windows
2 4523 (62.26%) VMware
3 3913 (53.86%) Microsoft
4 3671 (50.53%) Active Directory
5 2833 (39.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2546 (35.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 2442 (33.61%) MS Exchange
8 2246 (30.92%) XenApp
9 1939 (26.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 1921 (26.44%) MS Excel
11 1841 (25.34%) Cisco
12 1693 (23.30%) ITIL
13 1549 (21.32%) SAN
14 1500 (20.65%) Microsoft Certification
15 1354 (18.64%) SQL
16 1340 (18.44%) DNS
17 1320 (18.17%) Firewall
18 1287 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
19 1275 (17.55%) Finance
20 1266 (17.43%) SQL Server
21 1228 (16.90%) XenDesktop
22 1152 (15.86%) HP
23 1116 (15.36%) Hyper-V
24 1099 (15.13%) Windows 7
25 1064 (14.65%) MCSE
26 1062 (14.62%) MS Office
27 992 (13.65%) vSphere
28 985 (13.56%) DHCP
29 960 (13.21%) WAN
30 952 (13.10%) Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2442 (33.61%) MS Exchange
2 1287 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 750 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 726 (9.99%) SharePoint
5 644 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 556 (7.65%) IIS
7 481 (6.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 459 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 392 (5.40%) Lync
10 192 (2.64%) Apache
11 163 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 93 (1.28%) IBM Notes
13 89 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2000
14 86 (1.18%) Tomcat
15 61 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
16 55 (0.76%) WebLogic
17 51 (0.70%) SAS
18 50 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
18 50 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
19 45 (0.62%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1921 (26.44%) MS Excel
2 1062 (14.62%) MS Office
3 75 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 73 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.39%) MS Project
6 5 (0.069%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.055%) FastStats
7 4 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.041%) SPSS
8 3 (0.041%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.028%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.014%) Revit
10 1 (0.014%) GIMP
10 1 (0.014%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.014%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.014%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.014%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 72 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 33 (0.45%) assyst
4 22 (0.30%) SAP Business One
5 15 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 15 (0.21%) SunGard AvantGard
6 14 (0.19%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 13 (0.18%) Advent Moxy
7 13 (0.18%) Maximo
7 13 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 10 (0.14%) Magento
8 10 (0.14%) RiskWrite
9 9 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
9 9 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
10 7 (0.096%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.096%) Siebel Analytics
10 7 (0.096%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (0.083%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 143 (1.97%) Office 365
2 101 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 93 (1.28%) SaaS
4 63 (0.87%) IaaS
5 58 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 56 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (0.54%) PaaS
8 12 (0.17%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.055%) Joyent
10 3 (0.041%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.041%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.014%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.014%) Trello
11 1 (0.014%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1549 (21.32%) SAN
2 1340 (18.44%) DNS
3 1320 (18.17%) Firewall
4 985 (13.56%) DHCP
5 960 (13.21%) WAN
6 938 (12.91%) LAN
7 873 (12.02%) TCP/IP
8 648 (8.92%) VPN
9 465 (6.40%) NetScaler
10 329 (4.53%) Wireless
11 319 (4.39%) Internet
12 317 (4.36%) NAS
13 281 (3.87%) VoIP
14 217 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
15 211 (2.90%) VLAN
16 196 (2.70%) iSCSI
17 162 (2.23%) Network Security
18 145 (2.00%) IP Telephony
19 144 (1.98%) MPLS
20 125 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1266 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 364 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 235 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 171 (2.35%) MySQL
5 107 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 101 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 92 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 88 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 54 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
10 45 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (0.56%) RDBMS
12 39 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
13 34 (0.47%) DB2
14 26 (0.36%) MS Access
15 23 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (0.30%) Cognos Impromptu
17 19 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
19 14 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
20 13 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (0.69%) MSI
2 25 (0.34%) JIRA
3 21 (0.29%) InstallShield
3 21 (0.29%) AdminStudio
4 19 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 17 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 16 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
7 16 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (0.21%) Subversion
8 15 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
9 14 (0.19%) FishEye
9 14 (0.19%) Hudson
10 12 (0.17%) LoadRunner
11 10 (0.14%) JMeter
12 9 (0.12%) WinRunner
13 8 (0.11%) SilkPerformer
13 8 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (0.096%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.083%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 1275 (17.55%) Finance
2 268 (3.69%) Law
3 258 (3.55%) Legal
4 256 (3.52%) Banking
5 191 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 190 (2.62%) Retail
7 102 (1.40%) Back Office
8 86 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 67 (0.92%) Marketing
10 66 (0.91%) Advertising
11 55 (0.76%) Local Government
12 51 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 46 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 41 (0.56%) French Language
15 40 (0.55%) Military
16 34 (0.47%) German Language
17 29 (0.40%) Publishing
17 29 (0.40%) Front Office
18 26 (0.36%) Spanish Language
19 19 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 1477 (20.33%) Analyst
2 877 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 750 (10.32%) Support Analyst
4 742 (10.21%) Consultant
5 525 (7.23%) Architect
6 507 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 470 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
8 389 (5.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 341 (4.69%) IT Support
9 341 (4.69%) Administrator
10 340 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
11 329 (4.53%) Service Analyst
12 319 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
13 244 (3.36%) Technical Support
14 242 (3.33%) Citrix Engineer
15 240 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
16 236 (3.25%) Desktop Support
17 233 (3.21%) Technical Consultant
18 213 (2.93%) Project Manager
19 195 (2.68%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (2.70%) .NET
2 89 (1.23%) XML
2 89 (1.23%) Application Packaging
3 79 (1.09%) Web Services
4 61 (0.84%) HTML
5 47 (0.65%) ASP.NET
6 45 (0.62%) J2EE
7 37 (0.51%) jQuery
8 35 (0.48%) COM
9 34 (0.47%) Software Packaging
10 28 (0.39%) Middleware
11 24 (0.33%) LAMP
12 23 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
13 21 (0.29%) .NET Framework
13 21 (0.29%) WSH
14 19 (0.26%) CSS
15 16 (0.22%) Symfony
16 14 (0.19%) SOAP
17 13 (0.18%) XSLT
18 12 (0.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 750 (10.32%) Blackberry
2 579 (7.97%) Clustering
3 297 (4.09%) Thin Client
3 297 (4.09%) Fat Client
4 179 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 148 (2.04%) Replication
6 126 (1.73%) Computer Science
7 120 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 109 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 92 (1.27%) iPad
10 86 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
11 84 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
12 83 (1.14%) Hedge funds
13 81 (1.11%) iPhone
14 56 (0.77%) EqualLogic
15 48 (0.66%) Smartphone
16 44 (0.61%) Statistics
17 42 (0.58%) PKI
18 38 (0.52%) FlexPod
19 37 (0.51%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5339 (73.49%) Windows
2 2546 (35.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1939 (26.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1099 (15.13%) Windows 7
5 952 (13.10%) Linux
6 929 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 785 (10.81%) Windows XP
8 412 (5.67%) UNIX
9 288 (3.96%) Windows 8
10 217 (2.99%) Solaris
11 191 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 170 (2.34%) Windows Vista
13 123 (1.69%) Windows 2000
14 102 (1.40%) Android
15 91 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
16 88 (1.21%) HPUX
17 75 (1.03%) Mac OS
18 70 (0.96%) Mac OS X
19 64 (0.88%) Apple iOS
20 60 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1693 (23.30%) ITIL
2 468 (6.44%) Service Delivery
3 423 (5.82%) Project Management
4 395 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 385 (5.30%) Migration
6 349 (4.80%) Service Management
7 347 (4.78%) Problem Management
8 293 (4.03%) PRINCE2
9 243 (3.34%) Change Control
10 230 (3.17%) Incident Management
11 229 (3.15%) Change Management
12 210 (2.89%) Load Balancing
13 202 (2.78%) E-Commerce
14 186 (2.56%) CRM
15 161 (2.22%) Asset Management
16 151 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
17 130 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
18 120 (1.65%) Performance Tuning
19 118 (1.62%) Business Continuity
20 111 (1.53%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1354 (18.64%) SQL
2 618 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 246 (3.39%) Java
4 207 (2.85%) VB
5 203 (2.79%) VBScript
6 143 (1.97%) C#
7 132 (1.82%) Perl
8 89 (1.23%) JavaScript
9 84 (1.16%) C++
10 83 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 75 (1.03%) C
12 74 (1.02%) PHP
13 70 (0.96%) Python
14 56 (0.77%) VBA
15 41 (0.56%) T-SQL
16 39 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 34 (0.47%) Ruby
18 22 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 22 (0.30%) PL/SQL
19 16 (0.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1500 (20.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1064 (14.65%) MCSE
3 606 (8.34%) Cisco Certification
4 598 (8.23%) MCITP
5 581 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
6 514 (7.08%) Security Cleared
7 498 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 469 (6.46%) Degree
9 466 (6.41%) CCNA
10 431 (5.93%) MCP
11 405 (5.57%) CCA
12 391 (5.38%) MCSA
13 342 (4.71%) SC Cleared
14 231 (3.18%) CCNP
15 165 (2.27%) MCTS
16 164 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
17 159 (2.19%) CCEE
18 145 (2.00%) DV Cleared
19 140 (1.93%) CCIA
20 84 (1.16%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 657 (9.04%) SLA
2 126 (1.73%) QA
3 66 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 48 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 26 (0.36%) COBIT
7 11 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 9 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.069%) BS7799
9 5 (0.069%) ISO 9002
10 2 (0.028%) GxP
10 2 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.014%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.014%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.014%) DICOM
System Software
1 3671 (50.53%) Active Directory
2 2833 (39.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2246 (30.92%) XenApp
4 1228 (16.90%) XenDesktop
5 1116 (15.36%) Hyper-V
6 992 (13.65%) vSphere
7 680 (9.36%) XenServer
8 478 (6.58%) VMware ESX
9 451 (6.21%) Terminal Services
10 315 (4.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 265 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
12 163 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 161 (2.22%) MetaFrame
14 124 (1.71%) Xen
15 108 (1.49%) Terminal Server
16 93 (1.28%) vCloud
17 77 (1.06%) ISA Server
18 73 (1.00%) VMware Server
19 64 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 56 (0.77%) UAG
Systems Management
1 853 (11.74%) SCCM
2 413 (5.68%) SCOM
3 368 (5.07%) Backup Exec
4 233 (3.21%) NetBackup
5 228 (3.14%) WSUS
6 215 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 71 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
8 67 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 62 (0.85%) Nagios
10 61 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 51 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 46 (0.63%) XenMobile
13 45 (0.62%) Puppet
14 44 (0.61%) ARCserve
15 38 (0.52%) HP SIM
15 38 (0.52%) Tivoli
16 33 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 33 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
17 31 (0.43%) SCVMM
17 31 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4523 (62.26%) VMware
2 3913 (53.86%) Microsoft
3 1841 (25.34%) Cisco
4 1152 (15.86%) HP
5 741 (10.20%) NetApp
6 585 (8.05%) Symantec
7 558 (7.68%) EMC
8 506 (6.96%) Dell
9 433 (5.96%) Oracle
10 295 (4.06%) Juniper
11 281 (3.87%) CheckPoint
12 246 (3.39%) McAfee
13 242 (3.33%) AppSense
14 221 (3.04%) Red Hat
15 219 (3.01%) IBM
16 164 (2.26%) Apple
17 161 (2.22%) Veeam
18 155 (2.13%) SolarWinds
19 151 (2.08%) Remedy
20 145 (2.00%) F5
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Oyster Card + Training + Great Ben
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £34, 000 to £37,000 pro rota
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intapeople
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension + upto 22.5% bonus + holiday
Posted: Yesterday