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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 74 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3932 3673 4060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.49% 3.38% 3.55%
As % of the Vendors category 7.35% 7.14% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 3135 3453
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,843
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
53529 51414 54602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.54% 47.34% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 42700 42095 45529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 October 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 October 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 +7 3788 £40,000 - 456
London +16 1565 £42,500 -5.55% 138
South East +15 855 £37,500 -6.25% 98
City of London +33 477 £42,500 - 49
Yorkshire +25 387 £37,500 -1.31% 41
West Midlands +4 279 £35,000 -12.50% 34
East of England -5 276 £39,000 +4.00% 34
West Yorkshire +31 273 £35,000 - 26
North West +4 252 £34,500 +6.15% 48
Berkshire +17 250 £46,000 +2.22% 28
Surrey +24 228 £35,000 -6.66% 25
Leeds +27 207 £39,000 +11.42% 16
South West -11 165 £35,000 -6.66% 43
Manchester +10 159 £34,500 -1.42% 33
Hampshire -30 134 £32,500 -13.33% 24
Reading +27 131 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Birmingham -10 116 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Cambridgeshire -5 96 £37,500 - 11
Hertfordshire +12 83 £46,500 +51.17% 11
South Yorkshire -1 76 £42,500 +4.29% 7
East Midlands -50 72 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Sheffield +11 71 £42,500 +4.29% 5
West Sussex +32 68 £42,500 +4.93% 10
Scotland -10 68 £39,750 +8.16% 14
Bristol +9 60 £37,500 -4.45% 15
Cheshire -24 60 £37,500 +31.57% 8
Southampton -3 56 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Cambridge +7 55 £38,000 +1.33% 4
Dorking -2 55 £26,000 -25.71% 4
Bracknell +19 52 £52,500 +10.52% 6

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5840 (76.44%) Windows
2 4655 (60.93%) VMware
3 4139 (54.18%) Microsoft
4 3983 (52.13%) Active Directory
5 2985 (39.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2550 (33.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2424 (31.73%) MS Exchange
8 2270 (29.71%) XenApp
9 2074 (27.15%) Cisco
10 1979 (25.90%) ITIL
11 1940 (25.39%) MS Excel
12 1776 (23.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 1580 (20.68%) SAN
14 1515 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 1458 (19.08%) Finance
16 1454 (19.03%) DNS
17 1399 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 1381 (18.08%) Firewall
19 1327 (17.37%) Windows 7
20 1290 (16.88%) SQL
21 1222 (15.99%) MS Office
22 1206 (15.79%) SQL Server
22 1206 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
23 1201 (15.72%) Hyper-V
24 1141 (14.93%) HP
25 1139 (14.91%) DHCP
26 1094 (14.32%) MCSE
27 1078 (14.11%) LAN
28 1067 (13.97%) XenDesktop
29 1050 (13.74%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2424 (31.73%) MS Exchange
2 1206 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 716 (9.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 689 (9.02%) SharePoint
5 663 (8.68%) IIS
6 526 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 522 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 451 (5.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 357 (4.67%) Lync
10 229 (3.00%) Apache
11 145 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 111 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
13 98 (1.28%) IBM Notes
14 91 (1.19%) Tomcat
15 71 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
16 68 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 68 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
17 64 (0.84%) JBoss
18 53 (0.69%) nginx
19 52 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1940 (25.39%) MS Excel
2 1222 (15.99%) MS Office
3 67 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 39 (0.51%) MS Project
6 13 (0.17%) SPSS
7 8 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.10%) FastStats
8 6 (0.079%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.052%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.039%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.026%) Revit
12 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.013%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.013%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.013%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 69 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.24%) Maximo
4 13 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.17%) assyst
4 13 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 12 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 11 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
7 9 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 7 (0.092%) Summit
8 7 (0.092%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 7 (0.092%) Advent Moxy
9 6 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.065%) Adaptiv
10 5 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.052%) Compiere
11 4 (0.052%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 234 (3.06%) Office 365
2 132 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 61 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (0.60%) SaaS
6 41 (0.54%) IaaS
7 21 (0.27%) Google Apps
8 11 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.013%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1580 (20.68%) SAN
2 1454 (19.03%) DNS
3 1381 (18.08%) Firewall
4 1139 (14.91%) DHCP
5 1078 (14.11%) LAN
6 1050 (13.74%) WAN
7 885 (11.58%) TCP/IP
8 648 (8.48%) VPN
9 553 (7.24%) NetScaler
10 371 (4.86%) Internet
11 338 (4.42%) NAS
12 305 (3.99%) Wireless
13 304 (3.98%) VoIP
14 251 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
15 233 (3.05%) VLAN
16 221 (2.89%) Network Security
17 181 (2.37%) iSCSI
18 155 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
19 140 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
20 137 (1.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1206 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 315 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 223 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 165 (2.16%) MySQL
5 100 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 57 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (0.67%) EDRMS
8 50 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 49 (0.64%) IDOL
10 48 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 45 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
12 38 (0.50%) DB2
13 34 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (0.41%) Relational Database
15 24 (0.31%) MS Access
16 22 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (0.24%) RDBMS
18 14 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
19 11 (0.14%) Cognos Powerplay
19 11 (0.14%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 117 (1.53%) MSI
2 56 (0.73%) AdminStudio
3 33 (0.43%) InstallShield
4 23 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
5 18 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.21%) JIRA
7 15 (0.20%) WinRunner
7 15 (0.20%) TestDirector
7 15 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 13 (0.17%) Toad
9 12 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.10%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.10%) Subversion
11 6 (0.079%) Hudson
12 5 (0.065%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.065%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.065%) Wise Package Studio
13 4 (0.052%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.052%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.052%) LoadRunner
General
1 1458 (19.08%) Finance
2 276 (3.61%) Banking
3 242 (3.17%) Legal
4 239 (3.13%) Law
5 231 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 184 (2.41%) Retail
7 78 (1.02%) Marketing
8 71 (0.93%) Back Office
9 63 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 62 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 62 (0.81%) Advertising
11 59 (0.77%) Investment Banking
12 36 (0.47%) Publishing
13 33 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 25 (0.33%) German Language
15 24 (0.31%) French Language
16 23 (0.30%) Front Office
17 21 (0.27%) Electronics
18 15 (0.20%) Local Government
18 15 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 1594 (20.86%) Analyst
2 1036 (13.56%) Support Engineer
3 775 (10.14%) Support Analyst
4 667 (8.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 652 (8.53%) Consultant
6 570 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 490 (6.41%) Architect
8 391 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 369 (4.83%) Service Analyst
10 362 (4.74%) IT Support
11 352 (4.61%) Service Desk Analyst
12 316 (4.14%) Administrator
13 312 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
14 282 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 274 (3.59%) Network Engineer
16 253 (3.31%) Technical Support
17 251 (3.29%) Desktop Support
18 250 (3.27%) Citrix Engineer
19 244 (3.19%) Server Engineer
20 230 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (2.60%) Application Packaging
2 164 (2.15%) .NET
3 74 (0.97%) Web Services
4 61 (0.80%) XML
5 60 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 55 (0.72%) Middleware
7 42 (0.55%) HTML
8 40 (0.52%) LAMP
9 22 (0.29%) COM
10 20 (0.26%) Software Packaging
11 18 (0.24%) .NET Framework
12 17 (0.22%) J2EE
13 16 (0.21%) SOAP
14 12 (0.16%) WinForms
15 11 (0.14%) CSS
16 10 (0.13%) Ajax
17 9 (0.12%) WebSphere MQ
18 8 (0.10%) REST
18 8 (0.10%) ActiveMQ
19 6 (0.079%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 640 (8.38%) Blackberry
2 506 (6.62%) Clustering
3 457 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 305 (3.99%) Fat Client
4 305 (3.99%) Thin Client
5 198 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 134 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 132 (1.73%) Replication
8 113 (1.48%) Hedge funds
9 86 (1.13%) EqualLogic
10 84 (1.10%) iPhone
10 84 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 83 (1.09%) CLARiiON
12 78 (1.02%) Statistics
13 75 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
14 61 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
15 55 (0.72%) Client/Server
16 53 (0.69%) iPad
17 52 (0.68%) FlexPod
18 40 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5840 (76.44%) Windows
2 2550 (33.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1776 (23.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1399 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 1327 (17.37%) Windows 7
6 861 (11.27%) Linux
7 837 (10.96%) Windows XP
8 425 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 381 (4.99%) UNIX
10 240 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 164 (2.15%) Solaris
12 157 (2.05%) Windows Vista
13 124 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 117 (1.53%) Windows 2000
15 95 (1.24%) AIX
16 84 (1.10%) Android
17 80 (1.05%) CentOS
18 77 (1.01%) Mac OS X
19 58 (0.76%) Ubuntu
20 56 (0.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1979 (25.90%) ITIL
2 450 (5.89%) Service Delivery
3 430 (5.63%) Project Management
4 413 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 336 (4.40%) Problem Management
6 317 (4.15%) Mentoring
7 309 (4.04%) Incident Management
8 305 (3.99%) Change Control
9 300 (3.93%) Migration
10 299 (3.91%) Change Management
11 278 (3.64%) Service Management
12 271 (3.55%) PRINCE2
13 219 (2.87%) Load Balancing
14 174 (2.28%) Root Cause Analysis
15 159 (2.08%) Asset Management
16 153 (2.00%) CRM
17 151 (1.98%) Business Continuity
18 150 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
19 149 (1.95%) Time Management
20 144 (1.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1290 (16.88%) SQL
2 655 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 243 (3.18%) VB
4 224 (2.93%) VBScript
5 136 (1.78%) Java
6 114 (1.49%) Perl
7 94 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 90 (1.18%) C#
9 85 (1.11%) Python
10 68 (0.89%) T-SQL
11 64 (0.84%) PHP
12 63 (0.82%) Ruby
13 57 (0.75%) C++
14 56 (0.73%) C
14 56 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 31 (0.41%) JavaScript
16 25 (0.33%) VBA
17 16 (0.21%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.10%) ABAP
18 8 (0.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1515 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1094 (14.32%) MCSE
3 667 (8.73%) Citrix Certification
4 614 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
5 605 (7.92%) MCITP
6 586 (7.67%) Degree
7 574 (7.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 484 (6.34%) CCA
9 475 (6.22%) MCSA
10 473 (6.19%) CCNA
11 434 (5.68%) Security Cleared
12 421 (5.51%) MCP
13 360 (4.71%) SC Cleared
14 220 (2.88%) MCTS
15 205 (2.68%) CCNP
16 171 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
17 120 (1.57%) CCEE
18 108 (1.41%) DV Cleared
19 102 (1.34%) VCAP
19 102 (1.34%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 630 (8.25%) SLA
2 84 (1.10%) QA
3 69 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 37 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 20 (0.26%) COBIT
7 11 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.052%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.026%) BS25999
10 2 (0.026%) GMP
10 2 (0.026%) GLP
11 1 (0.013%) HL7
11 1 (0.013%) DICOM
11 1 (0.013%) TickIT
11 1 (0.013%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3983 (52.13%) Active Directory
2 2985 (39.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2270 (29.71%) XenApp
4 1201 (15.72%) Hyper-V
5 1067 (13.97%) XenDesktop
6 900 (11.78%) vSphere
7 513 (6.71%) VMware ESX
8 511 (6.69%) XenServer
9 367 (4.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 307 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
11 244 (3.19%) Terminal Services
12 199 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 168 (2.20%) MetaFrame
14 117 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 116 (1.52%) Xen
16 104 (1.36%) ISA Server
17 100 (1.31%) UAG
18 72 (0.94%) vCloud
19 70 (0.92%) Terminal Server
20 53 (0.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 881 (11.53%) SCCM
2 433 (5.67%) Backup Exec
3 309 (4.04%) SCOM
4 245 (3.21%) NetBackup
5 243 (3.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 176 (2.30%) WSUS
7 99 (1.30%) XenMobile
8 83 (1.09%) Puppet
9 82 (1.07%) Nagios
10 75 (0.98%) SCVMM
11 70 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
12 57 (0.75%) HP SIM
13 53 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 51 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
15 48 (0.63%) AppDNA
16 46 (0.60%) Tivoli
17 44 (0.58%) ZABBIX
18 37 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 35 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
20 34 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4655 (60.93%) VMware
2 4139 (54.18%) Microsoft
3 2074 (27.15%) Cisco
4 1141 (14.93%) HP
5 811 (10.62%) NetApp
6 567 (7.42%) Symantec
7 561 (7.34%) EMC
8 526 (6.88%) Oracle
9 413 (5.41%) Dell
10 337 (4.41%) Juniper
11 316 (4.14%) Red Hat
12 315 (4.12%) AppSense
13 280 (3.66%) CheckPoint
14 251 (3.29%) IBM
15 250 (3.27%) Veeam
16 240 (3.14%) Apple
17 166 (2.17%) McAfee
18 163 (2.13%) F5
19 144 (1.88%) Veritas
20 143 (1.87%) Avaya
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