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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 70 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3878 3380 3330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.70% 3.20% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 7.81% 6.78% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3255 2849 2837
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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
49648 49862 49795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.20% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40419 39486 40892
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 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
(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 +17 3713 £40,000 -4.76% 469
London +18 1501 £45,000 - 171
South East +14 735 £35,000 -17.64% 52
City of London +16 452 £47,500 +5.55% 55
East of England +11 366 £40,000 +6.66% 49
North West +12 269 £35,000 +9.37% 62
Yorkshire +23 262 £35,000 -4.76% 28
West Midlands +28 232 £35,000 -12.50% 32
South West +18 205 £35,000 -12.50% 52
Surrey +16 202 £31,500 -21.25% 12
Hampshire +30 185 £32,500 -7.14% 11
West Yorkshire +16 181 £33,750 -10.00% 18
Manchester +2 147 £35,000 +7.69% 30
Berkshire -18 140 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Leeds +4 125 £35,000 -12.50% 11
East Midlands +1 110 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Hertfordshire -2 103 £43,750 +26.81% 27
Cambridgeshire +21 102 £35,500 -5.33% 9
Essex -8 95 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Cheshire +33 85 £45,000 +28.57% 18
Gloucestershire +21 72 £32,500 -21.21% 13
Buckinghamshire +9 70 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Bedfordshire +10 65 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Birmingham -5 64 £35,000 -30.00% 11
Scotland -11 63 £37,500 +8.69% 8
Cambridge +32 62 £33,500 -10.66% 7
Bristol -1 57 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Woking +12 55 £23,500 -21.66% 4
Milton Keynes +31 54 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South Yorkshire +16 54 £30,500 -26.50% 2

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 6072 (76.10%) Windows
2 5015 (62.85%) VMware
3 4430 (55.52%) Microsoft
4 4195 (52.58%) Active Directory
5 3412 (42.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2688 (33.69%) MS Exchange
7 2591 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2423 (30.37%) XenApp
9 2320 (29.08%) Cisco
10 2066 (25.89%) ITIL
11 2045 (25.63%) MS Excel
12 1731 (21.69%) SAN
13 1686 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 1642 (20.58%) Firewall
15 1568 (19.65%) Windows 7
16 1555 (19.49%) DNS
17 1551 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 1521 (19.06%) Microsoft Certification
19 1414 (17.72%) MS Office
20 1410 (17.67%) Finance
21 1318 (16.52%) Hyper-V
22 1317 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
23 1279 (16.03%) SQL Server
24 1254 (15.72%) DHCP
25 1246 (15.62%) HP
26 1245 (15.60%) WAN
27 1244 (15.59%) SQL
28 1186 (14.86%) LAN
29 1169 (14.65%) MCSE
30 1108 (13.89%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2688 (33.69%) MS Exchange
2 1317 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 749 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 720 (9.02%) SharePoint
5 579 (7.26%) IIS
6 574 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 487 (6.10%) Lync
8 477 (5.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 475 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 202 (2.53%) Apache
11 120 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 112 (1.40%) IBM Notes
13 85 (1.07%) Office Communications Server
14 80 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
14 80 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2000
15 76 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
16 65 (0.81%) Tomcat
17 63 (0.79%) WorkSite
18 42 (0.53%) JBoss
19 41 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2045 (25.63%) MS Excel
2 1414 (17.72%) MS Office
3 100 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 64 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 34 (0.43%) MS Project
6 6 (0.075%) SPSS
7 5 (0.063%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.025%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.025%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.025%) SketchUp
8 2 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.025%) Revit
8 2 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.013%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 55 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.24%) assyst
4 16 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.10%) Maximo
6 8 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.088%) Eikon
7 7 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.075%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.038%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.038%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.038%) Exstream
9 3 (0.038%) SAP CCM
9 3 (0.038%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.038%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.025%) Agresso
10 2 (0.025%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.025%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.025%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 385 (4.83%) Office 365
2 150 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (0.85%) IaaS
4 57 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (0.46%) SaaS
7 32 (0.40%) PaaS
8 4 (0.050%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.050%) Trello
9 1 (0.013%) Terremark
9 1 (0.013%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.013%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1731 (21.69%) SAN
2 1642 (20.58%) Firewall
3 1555 (19.49%) DNS
4 1254 (15.72%) DHCP
5 1245 (15.60%) WAN
6 1186 (14.86%) LAN
7 1012 (12.68%) TCP/IP
8 815 (10.21%) VPN
9 547 (6.86%) NetScaler
10 443 (5.55%) VoIP
11 390 (4.89%) NAS
12 382 (4.79%) Internet
13 379 (4.75%) Wireless
14 313 (3.92%) Network Security
15 305 (3.82%) VLAN
16 272 (3.41%) iSCSI
17 232 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
18 221 (2.77%) MPLS
19 153 (1.92%) BGP
20 140 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1279 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 389 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 254 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 177 (2.22%) MySQL
5 141 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 66 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 52 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 48 (0.60%) EDRMS
8 48 (0.60%) IDOL
9 41 (0.51%) MS Access
10 40 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (0.46%) Oracle Database
12 33 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (0.34%) DB2
14 22 (0.28%) RDBMS
15 20 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (0.90%) MSI
2 30 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 24 (0.30%) AdminStudio
3 24 (0.30%) JIRA
4 23 (0.29%) Subversion
5 22 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
5 22 (0.28%) WinRunner
5 22 (0.28%) Hudson
6 21 (0.26%) InstallShield
7 20 (0.25%) Git (software)
8 15 (0.19%) TestDirector
8 15 (0.19%) Visual Studio
9 12 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (0.15%) LoadRunner
10 10 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.10%) JMeter
11 8 (0.10%) SilkPerformer
11 8 (0.10%) Facilita Forecast
12 6 (0.075%) Toad
12 6 (0.075%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1410 (17.67%) Finance
2 338 (4.24%) Law
3 312 (3.91%) Banking
4 223 (2.79%) Legal
5 207 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 190 (2.38%) Advertising
7 184 (2.31%) Retail
8 127 (1.59%) Back Office
9 97 (1.22%) Marketing
10 77 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 54 (0.68%) Publishing
12 52 (0.65%) Investment Banking
13 48 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 29 (0.36%) Front Office
15 23 (0.29%) Games
16 19 (0.24%) Electronics
17 18 (0.23%) Local Government
18 16 (0.20%) Spanish Language
18 16 (0.20%) French Language
19 14 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1699 (21.29%) Analyst
2 1097 (13.75%) Support Engineer
3 842 (10.55%) Support Analyst
4 779 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 716 (8.97%) Consultant
6 604 (7.57%) Architect
7 525 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 448 (5.61%) IT Support
9 396 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
10 392 (4.91%) Service Analyst
11 388 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
12 334 (4.19%) Technical Support
13 301 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 289 (3.62%) Administrator
15 271 (3.40%) Desktop Support
16 263 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
17 256 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 249 (3.12%) Network Engineer
19 216 (2.71%) Server Engineer
20 213 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (2.22%) Application Packaging
2 136 (1.70%) .NET
3 98 (1.23%) Web Services
4 62 (0.78%) Middleware
5 58 (0.73%) Software Packaging
6 43 (0.54%) XML
7 42 (0.53%) HTML
8 34 (0.43%) CSS
9 26 (0.33%) Ajax
10 25 (0.31%) ASP.NET
11 23 (0.29%) SOAP
12 22 (0.28%) COM
13 20 (0.25%) Flash
14 17 (0.21%) LAMP
15 15 (0.19%) REST
15 15 (0.19%) MSMQ
16 14 (0.18%) JSP
17 11 (0.14%) XSLT
18 10 (0.13%) .NET Framework
18 10 (0.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 748 (9.37%) Blackberry
2 626 (7.85%) Clustering
3 446 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 383 (4.80%) Thin Client
4 383 (4.80%) Fat Client
5 213 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 178 (2.23%) Replication
7 140 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 110 (1.38%) Hedge funds
9 96 (1.20%) iPhone
10 84 (1.05%) Statistics
11 71 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 61 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
12 61 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
13 59 (0.74%) Client/Server
14 48 (0.60%) EqualLogic
15 45 (0.56%) iPad
16 43 (0.54%) FMCG
17 41 (0.51%) Open Source
17 41 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6072 (76.10%) Windows
2 2591 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1686 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1568 (19.65%) Windows 7
5 1551 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 934 (11.71%) Linux
7 737 (9.24%) Windows XP
8 618 (7.75%) Windows 8
9 383 (4.80%) UNIX
10 193 (2.42%) Windows Vista
11 177 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 123 (1.54%) Solaris
13 119 (1.49%) Windows 2000
14 115 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
15 103 (1.29%) CentOS
16 101 (1.27%) Android
17 94 (1.18%) AIX
18 87 (1.09%) Apple iOS
19 63 (0.79%) Mac OS X
20 55 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2066 (25.89%) ITIL
2 706 (8.85%) Service Delivery
3 598 (7.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 431 (5.40%) Project Management
5 384 (4.81%) Migration
6 362 (4.54%) Incident Management
6 362 (4.54%) Mentoring
7 349 (4.37%) Service Management
8 348 (4.36%) Problem Management
9 306 (3.84%) Change Management
10 267 (3.35%) PRINCE2
11 254 (3.18%) Change Control
12 249 (3.12%) Load Balancing
13 230 (2.88%) Business Continuity
14 202 (2.53%) Line Management
15 197 (2.47%) CRM
16 172 (2.16%) Time Management
16 172 (2.16%) Root Cause Analysis
17 171 (2.14%) Capacity Planning
18 145 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1244 (15.59%) SQL
2 720 (9.02%) PowerShell
3 164 (2.06%) VBScript
4 146 (1.83%) VB
5 112 (1.40%) Java
6 92 (1.15%) C
7 80 (1.00%) Perl
8 74 (0.93%) C#
9 65 (0.81%) PHP
10 62 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 51 (0.64%) Shell Script
12 39 (0.49%) C++
13 35 (0.44%) T-SQL
14 33 (0.41%) JavaScript
15 26 (0.33%) Python
16 18 (0.23%) Ruby
17 16 (0.20%) VBA
18 11 (0.14%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.14%) PL/SQL
19 7 (0.088%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1521 (19.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1169 (14.65%) MCSE
3 702 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 699 (8.76%) Degree
5 695 (8.71%) Cisco Certification
6 693 (8.69%) Citrix Certification
7 546 (6.84%) CCA
8 531 (6.65%) MCSA
9 506 (6.34%) CCNA
10 478 (5.99%) MCP
11 464 (5.82%) MCITP
12 460 (5.77%) Security Cleared
13 380 (4.76%) SC Cleared
14 246 (3.08%) CCNP
15 218 (2.73%) VCP4
16 191 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
17 134 (1.68%) CCEE
18 126 (1.58%) DV Cleared
19 123 (1.54%) CCIA
20 101 (1.27%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 782 (9.80%) SLA
2 100 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 62 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 52 (0.65%) QA
5 19 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.13%) COBIT
8 5 (0.063%) HL7
8 5 (0.063%) DICOM
9 1 (0.013%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.013%) BS25999
9 1 (0.013%) GMP
9 1 (0.013%) GLP
System Software
1 4195 (52.58%) Active Directory
2 3412 (42.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2423 (30.37%) XenApp
4 1318 (16.52%) Hyper-V
5 1108 (13.89%) vSphere
6 1085 (13.60%) XenDesktop
7 515 (6.45%) VMware ESX
8 504 (6.32%) XenServer
9 432 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 330 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
11 300 (3.76%) Terminal Services
12 204 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 120 (1.50%) Xen
14 110 (1.38%) ISA Server
15 100 (1.25%) Terminal Server
16 95 (1.19%) MetaFrame
17 93 (1.17%) vCloud
18 86 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 75 (0.94%) VMware Server
20 67 (0.84%) NFS
Systems Management
1 991 (12.42%) SCCM
2 385 (4.83%) Backup Exec
3 360 (4.51%) SCOM
4 240 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 229 (2.87%) NetBackup
6 180 (2.26%) WSUS
7 136 (1.70%) XenMobile
8 96 (1.20%) SCVMM
9 80 (1.00%) Nagios
10 67 (0.84%) Puppet
11 61 (0.76%) EdgeSight
12 56 (0.70%) Tivoli
13 48 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 48 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 46 (0.58%) ARCserve
15 43 (0.54%) HP SIM
16 42 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 40 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
17 40 (0.50%) Opsview
18 37 (0.46%) WMI
Vendors
1 5015 (62.85%) VMware
2 4430 (55.52%) Microsoft
3 2320 (29.08%) Cisco
4 1246 (15.62%) HP
5 792 (9.93%) NetApp
6 615 (7.71%) Symantec
7 590 (7.39%) EMC
8 484 (6.07%) Dell
9 404 (5.06%) Oracle
10 352 (4.41%) Juniper
11 323 (4.05%) AppSense
12 302 (3.78%) CheckPoint
13 272 (3.41%) Veeam
14 260 (3.26%) Red Hat
15 211 (2.64%) IBM
16 210 (2.63%) Apple
17 192 (2.41%) Avaya
18 158 (1.98%) F5
19 154 (1.93%) Veritas
20 141 (1.77%) SolarWinds
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