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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 75 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3772 3488 4323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.30% 3.28% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category 6.95% 6.85% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3128 3023 3674
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,675 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
54264 50915 57407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.51% 47.83% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43009 41699 48077
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 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 15 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
(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 +4 3614 £40,000 - 408
London +19 1460 £45,000 - 156
South East 0 849 £37,500 -6.25% 86
City of London +44 471 £45,000 +2.85% 59
Yorkshire +23 345 £39,750 +4.60% 33
East of England -11 287 £38,000 -5.00% 25
West Midlands 0 265 £36,000 -4.00% 22
North West +3 257 £34,500 +6.15% 35
West Yorkshire +21 250 £39,500 +3.94% 20
Berkshire +18 242 £46,500 -2.10% 23
Surrey +1 233 £39,000 +6.12% 24
Leeds +27 202 £40,000 +21.21% 13
Manchester +8 153 £33,500 -4.28% 21
Hampshire -27 151 £32,500 -18.75% 18
South West -16 147 £30,000 -31.42% 33
Cambridgeshire +5 102 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Reading -3 99 £50,000 - 12
Birmingham -21 91 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Hertfordshire +1 80 £50,000 +35.13% 9
East Midlands -36 75 £37,500 - 11
South Yorkshire -3 74 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Sheffield +10 73 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Scotland -6 72 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Cheshire -12 68 £34,500 +25.45% 7
Essex -19 60 £47,000 +10.58% 5
West Sussex +6 59 £41,750 +34.67% 4
Cambridge +3 58 £38,000 -10.58% 6
Southampton -6 58 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Coventry +16 53 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Bracknell +25 51 £37,500 -11.76% 2

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 5828 (76.00%) Windows
2 4681 (61.05%) VMware
3 4138 (53.96%) Microsoft
4 3903 (50.90%) Active Directory
5 2957 (38.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2553 (33.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2435 (31.76%) MS Exchange
8 2201 (28.70%) XenApp
9 2024 (26.40%) Cisco
10 1973 (25.73%) MS Excel
11 1942 (25.33%) ITIL
12 1790 (23.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 1602 (20.89%) SAN
14 1582 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 1472 (19.20%) DNS
16 1419 (18.51%) Finance
17 1407 (18.35%) Firewall
18 1363 (17.78%) SQL
19 1287 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
20 1253 (16.34%) SQL Server
21 1245 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
22 1242 (16.20%) Windows 7
23 1237 (16.13%) Hyper-V
24 1202 (15.68%) MS Office
25 1152 (15.02%) MCSE
26 1144 (14.92%) HP
27 1142 (14.89%) DHCP
28 1119 (14.59%) XenDesktop
29 1027 (13.39%) LAN
30 1002 (13.07%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 2435 (31.76%) MS Exchange
2 1245 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 734 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 687 (8.96%) SharePoint
5 622 (8.11%) IIS
6 533 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 528 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 470 (6.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 368 (4.80%) Lync
10 239 (3.12%) Apache
11 159 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
12 106 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2000
13 99 (1.29%) Tomcat
14 90 (1.17%) IBM Notes
15 81 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
16 79 (1.03%) WebLogic
17 75 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
18 61 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
19 59 (0.77%) nginx
20 48 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1973 (25.73%) MS Excel
2 1202 (15.68%) MS Office
3 70 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 33 (0.43%) MS Project
6 11 (0.14%) SPSS
7 9 (0.12%) FastStats
8 6 (0.078%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.052%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.039%) Revit
11 2 (0.026%) SketchUp
11 2 (0.026%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.026%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.013%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 65 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (0.29%) assyst
3 17 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 16 (0.21%) SAP Business One
5 15 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 14 (0.18%) Maximo
6 14 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 13 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 11 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (0.13%) Summit
10 9 (0.12%) Markit EDM
11 7 (0.091%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 7 (0.091%) Advent Moxy
12 6 (0.078%) Oracle CRM
12 6 (0.078%) Eikon
13 5 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
14 4 (0.052%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 235 (3.06%) Office 365
2 112 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 65 (0.85%) SaaS
5 63 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
6 45 (0.59%) IaaS
7 24 (0.31%) Google Apps
8 20 (0.26%) PaaS
9 5 (0.065%) Joyent
10 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.013%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1602 (20.89%) SAN
2 1472 (19.20%) DNS
3 1407 (18.35%) Firewall
4 1142 (14.89%) DHCP
5 1027 (13.39%) LAN
6 1002 (13.07%) WAN
7 868 (11.32%) TCP/IP
8 616 (8.03%) VPN
9 549 (7.16%) NetScaler
10 350 (4.56%) Internet
11 323 (4.21%) Wireless
12 311 (4.06%) NAS
13 296 (3.86%) VoIP
14 248 (3.23%) VLAN
15 242 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
16 196 (2.56%) Network Security
17 154 (2.01%) iSCSI
18 148 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
19 146 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
20 142 (1.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1253 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 328 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 213 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 178 (2.32%) MySQL
5 90 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 70 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 59 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 47 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 43 (0.56%) Relational Database
11 41 (0.53%) EDRMS
11 41 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (0.51%) DB2
13 37 (0.48%) IDOL
14 22 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (0.26%) Cognos Impromptu
16 18 (0.23%) RDBMS
17 16 (0.21%) MS Access
18 13 (0.17%) Cognos Powerplay
18 13 (0.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 124 (1.62%) MSI
2 52 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 33 (0.43%) InstallShield
4 21 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (0.22%) JIRA
6 13 (0.17%) Toad
7 12 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.091%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.091%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.091%) WinRunner
9 7 (0.091%) TestDirector
9 7 (0.091%) Subversion
10 6 (0.078%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.078%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.065%) Hudson
11 5 (0.065%) PVCS
11 5 (0.065%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1419 (18.51%) Finance
2 261 (3.40%) Law
3 248 (3.23%) Legal
4 241 (3.14%) Banking
5 234 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 168 (2.19%) Retail
7 74 (0.97%) Marketing
8 70 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 66 (0.86%) Investment Banking
10 65 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 60 (0.78%) Back Office
12 51 (0.67%) Advertising
13 37 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 30 (0.39%) Publishing
15 27 (0.35%) Front Office
16 24 (0.31%) German Language
17 23 (0.30%) French Language
17 23 (0.30%) Local Government
18 22 (0.29%) Electronics
19 19 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 1562 (20.37%) Analyst
2 1027 (13.39%) Support Engineer
3 778 (10.15%) Support Analyst
4 667 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 632 (8.24%) Consultant
6 617 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 448 (5.84%) Architect
8 419 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 351 (4.58%) Service Analyst
9 351 (4.58%) IT Support
10 336 (4.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 328 (4.28%) Administrator
12 312 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
13 302 (3.94%) Network Engineer
14 255 (3.33%) Technical Support
15 250 (3.26%) Desktop Support
16 249 (3.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 244 (3.18%) Server Engineer
18 230 (3.00%) Citrix Engineer
19 229 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (2.26%) .NET
1 173 (2.26%) Application Packaging
2 78 (1.02%) Web Services
3 73 (0.95%) XML
4 60 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 50 (0.65%) HTML
6 48 (0.63%) LAMP
7 41 (0.53%) Middleware
8 33 (0.43%) COM
9 30 (0.39%) J2EE
10 18 (0.23%) .NET Framework
11 15 (0.20%) Software Packaging
11 15 (0.20%) SOAP
12 13 (0.17%) CSS
13 12 (0.16%) ActiveMQ
13 12 (0.16%) jQuery
14 11 (0.14%) Ajax
15 9 (0.12%) WinForms
15 9 (0.12%) WebSphere MQ
15 9 (0.12%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 625 (8.15%) Blackberry
2 479 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 465 (6.06%) Clustering
4 270 (3.52%) Thin Client
4 270 (3.52%) Fat Client
5 191 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 144 (1.88%) Replication
7 129 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 113 (1.47%) Hedge funds
9 99 (1.29%) EqualLogic
10 96 (1.25%) iPhone
11 90 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 85 (1.11%) CLARiiON
13 82 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
14 77 (1.00%) iPad
15 74 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
16 73 (0.95%) Statistics
17 70 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
18 65 (0.85%) FlexPod
19 39 (0.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5828 (76.00%) Windows
2 2553 (33.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1790 (23.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 1287 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1242 (16.20%) Windows 7
6 907 (11.83%) Linux
7 838 (10.93%) Windows XP
8 395 (5.15%) UNIX
9 383 (4.99%) Windows 8
10 234 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 197 (2.57%) Solaris
12 151 (1.97%) Windows Vista
13 117 (1.53%) Windows 2000
14 113 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
15 106 (1.38%) Android
16 95 (1.24%) AIX
17 82 (1.07%) Mac OS X
18 74 (0.97%) CentOS
19 69 (0.90%) Ubuntu
20 59 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1942 (25.33%) ITIL
2 420 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 416 (5.43%) Project Management
4 405 (5.28%) Service Delivery
5 334 (4.36%) Migration
6 319 (4.16%) Problem Management
7 314 (4.09%) Change Management
8 297 (3.87%) Service Management
8 297 (3.87%) Incident Management
9 280 (3.65%) PRINCE2
10 278 (3.63%) Mentoring
11 267 (3.48%) Change Control
12 226 (2.95%) Load Balancing
13 179 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 152 (1.98%) Agile Software Development
15 146 (1.90%) Asset Management
15 146 (1.90%) Time Management
15 146 (1.90%) Capacity Planning
16 137 (1.79%) Release Management
16 137 (1.79%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1363 (17.78%) SQL
2 617 (8.05%) PowerShell
3 264 (3.44%) VB
4 235 (3.06%) VBScript
5 157 (2.05%) Java
6 147 (1.92%) Perl
7 109 (1.42%) C#
8 95 (1.24%) Python
9 82 (1.07%) Bash Shell
10 77 (1.00%) Ruby
11 65 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 65 (0.85%) T-SQL
12 64 (0.83%) PHP
13 62 (0.81%) C++
14 59 (0.77%) C
15 51 (0.67%) JavaScript
16 44 (0.57%) VBA
17 22 (0.29%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.17%) ABAP
19 8 (0.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1582 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1152 (15.02%) MCSE
3 636 (8.29%) Citrix Certification
4 632 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
5 629 (8.20%) MCITP
6 561 (7.32%) Degree
7 552 (7.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 496 (6.47%) CCNA
9 456 (5.95%) MCSA
10 455 (5.93%) CCA
11 434 (5.66%) Security Cleared
12 409 (5.33%) MCP
13 329 (4.29%) SC Cleared
14 222 (2.90%) MCTS
15 212 (2.76%) CCNP
16 188 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
17 127 (1.66%) CCEE
18 106 (1.38%) DV Cleared
19 102 (1.33%) VCAP
20 91 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 616 (8.03%) SLA
2 103 (1.34%) QA
3 75 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 43 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.27%) COBIT
7 12 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.091%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.065%) BS7799
9 5 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.026%) GMP
10 2 (0.026%) GLP
10 2 (0.026%) BS25999
11 1 (0.013%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.013%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.013%) ISO 9002
11 1 (0.013%) GxP
11 1 (0.013%) TickIT
System Software
1 3903 (50.90%) Active Directory
2 2957 (38.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2201 (28.70%) XenApp
4 1237 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 1119 (14.59%) XenDesktop
6 898 (11.71%) vSphere
7 551 (7.19%) XenServer
8 503 (6.56%) VMware ESX
9 378 (4.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 307 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
11 252 (3.29%) Terminal Services
12 210 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 160 (2.09%) MetaFrame
14 122 (1.59%) Xen
15 112 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 108 (1.41%) UAG
17 99 (1.29%) ISA Server
18 74 (0.97%) Terminal Server
19 70 (0.91%) vCloud
20 53 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 921 (12.01%) SCCM
2 465 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 327 (4.26%) SCOM
4 258 (3.36%) NetBackup
5 227 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 206 (2.69%) WSUS
7 76 (0.99%) Puppet
8 72 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
9 71 (0.93%) XenMobile
9 71 (0.93%) SCVMM
10 67 (0.87%) Nagios
11 56 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 55 (0.72%) AppDNA
13 51 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
13 51 (0.67%) Tivoli
14 45 (0.59%) ZABBIX
15 43 (0.56%) HP SIM
15 43 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 40 (0.52%) Cacti
17 36 (0.47%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4681 (61.05%) VMware
2 4138 (53.96%) Microsoft
3 2024 (26.40%) Cisco
4 1144 (14.92%) HP
5 819 (10.68%) NetApp
6 598 (7.80%) EMC
7 583 (7.60%) Symantec
8 546 (7.12%) Oracle
9 416 (5.43%) Dell
10 323 (4.21%) Juniper
11 319 (4.16%) Red Hat
12 300 (3.91%) AppSense
13 279 (3.64%) CheckPoint
14 252 (3.29%) IBM
15 234 (3.05%) Veeam
16 227 (2.96%) Apple
17 171 (2.23%) McAfee
18 148 (1.93%) F5
19 140 (1.83%) Veritas
20 135 (1.76%) SolarWinds
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car All, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Plus on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Linedata Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 29k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £49000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package offered
Posted: 12 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28695.00 - £32277.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago