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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 84 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3399 3786 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.22% 3.20% 3.20%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 6.86% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 3323 2982
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
49602 55202 52360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.96% 46.69% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39937 44725 42809
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +1 3194 £39,000 -2.50% 417
London +12 1282 £42,500 -5.55% 145
South East -18 608 £37,500 -6.25% 68
East of England +5 372 £42,500 +14.09% 37
City of London 0 310 £46,375 -2.36% 49
South West +25 238 £35,000 - 33
West Midlands -2 224 £34,000 -2.85% 28
North West -13 193 £35,250 +6.81% 65
Yorkshire -20 182 £35,000 - 24
Surrey +10 173 £35,500 +0.70% 26
Hertfordshire +14 149 £40,000 +17.64% 11
Hampshire +5 146 £34,000 -2.85% 13
West Yorkshire -26 111 £30,000 -14.28% 15
Manchester -6 107 £30,486 -12.89% 41
East Midlands -16 101 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Cambridgeshire +35 94 £44,250 +26.42% 12
Berkshire -61 94 £45,250 -4.73% 11
Leeds -18 87 £30,000 -20.00% 10
Gloucestershire +25 83 £31,500 -28.40% 7
Essex -11 76 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Birmingham -22 67 £34,000 -20.00% 17
Bedfordshire +15 65 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Dorset +30 60 £35,000 +9.37% 8
West Sussex +18 60 £42,500 +32.81% 4
Buckinghamshire -10 59 £40,000 -13.51% 5
Woking +41 58 £28,000 -16.41% 4
Bristol +1 49 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Reading -22 46 £37,750 -24.50% 4
Scotland -31 45 £33,750 -4.92% 11
Cheltenham +39 43 £27,500 +3.77% 2

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5413 (73.73%) Windows
2 4605 (62.72%) VMware
3 3982 (54.24%) Microsoft
4 3779 (51.47%) Active Directory
5 3087 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2432 (33.12%) MS Exchange
7 2321 (31.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 2217 (30.20%) XenApp
9 2119 (28.86%) Cisco
10 2029 (27.64%) ITIL
11 1887 (25.70%) MS Excel
12 1668 (22.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 1500 (20.43%) Firewall
14 1484 (20.21%) SAN
15 1400 (19.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 1351 (18.40%) DNS
17 1293 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 1276 (17.38%) Windows 7
19 1263 (17.20%) MS Office
20 1240 (16.89%) SQL Server
21 1237 (16.85%) Hyper-V
22 1203 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
23 1152 (15.69%) WAN
24 1149 (15.65%) Finance
25 1099 (14.97%) SQL
26 1093 (14.89%) HP
27 1082 (14.74%) DHCP
28 1081 (14.72%) LAN
29 1052 (14.33%) Data Centre
30 1047 (14.26%) XenDesktop

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2432 (33.12%) MS Exchange
2 1203 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 589 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 582 (7.93%) SharePoint
5 511 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 458 (6.24%) IIS
7 440 (5.99%) Lync
8 403 (5.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 398 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 147 (2.00%) Apache
11 95 (1.29%) IBM Notes
12 78 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
13 75 (1.02%) WorkSite
14 71 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
15 64 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
16 62 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
17 61 (0.83%) Tomcat
18 55 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
19 36 (0.49%) JBoss
20 33 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1887 (25.70%) MS Excel
2 1263 (17.20%) MS Office
3 87 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.30%) MS Project
6 5 (0.068%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.054%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.041%) SketchUp
8 3 (0.041%) Revit
9 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 42 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.33%) Northgate Housing
3 18 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 18 (0.25%) assyst
3 18 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 15 (0.20%) SAP Business One
6 12 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 11 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 8 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.082%) Summit
10 6 (0.082%) Maximo
11 4 (0.054%) Exstream
12 3 (0.041%) Magento
12 3 (0.041%) Eikon
12 3 (0.041%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.041%) SAP CCM
13 2 (0.027%) Academy Housing
13 2 (0.027%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 495 (6.74%) Office 365
2 182 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 140 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 82 (1.12%) IaaS
6 74 (1.01%) Mimecast
7 63 (0.86%) SaaS
8 39 (0.53%) PaaS
9 31 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.095%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.082%) Trello
13 3 (0.041%) Symantec.cloud
14 2 (0.027%) HP Helion
15 1 (0.014%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.014%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1500 (20.43%) Firewall
2 1484 (20.21%) SAN
3 1351 (18.40%) DNS
4 1152 (15.69%) WAN
5 1082 (14.74%) DHCP
6 1081 (14.72%) LAN
7 911 (12.41%) TCP/IP
8 757 (10.31%) VPN
9 543 (7.40%) NetScaler
10 445 (6.06%) VoIP
11 340 (4.63%) Wireless
12 325 (4.43%) VLAN
13 315 (4.29%) Network Security
14 273 (3.72%) NAS
15 230 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
16 226 (3.08%) Internet
17 219 (2.98%) MPLS
18 208 (2.83%) iSCSI
19 145 (1.97%) BGP
20 134 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1240 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 321 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 170 (2.32%) MySQL
4 163 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 135 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 63 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 57 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 46 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 44 (0.60%) MS Access
11 34 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
13 21 (0.29%) RDBMS
14 20 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
15 19 (0.26%) DB2
16 16 (0.22%) IDOL
17 15 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (0.20%) EDRMS
17 15 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (0.95%) MSI
2 51 (0.69%) JIRA
3 31 (0.42%) InstallShield
4 30 (0.41%) Subversion
5 27 (0.37%) Hudson
5 27 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 24 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.25%) Visual Studio
8 12 (0.16%) LoadRunner
9 9 (0.12%) AdminStudio
10 6 (0.082%) Ant
11 5 (0.068%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.068%) Maven
12 4 (0.054%) Selenium
12 4 (0.054%) JUnit
12 4 (0.054%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.054%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.041%) Metasploit
13 3 (0.041%) Facilita Forecast
13 3 (0.041%) JMeter
General
1 1149 (15.65%) Finance
2 316 (4.30%) Law
3 239 (3.26%) Banking
4 231 (3.15%) Advertising
5 209 (2.85%) Legal
6 194 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 150 (2.04%) Back Office
8 140 (1.91%) Retail
9 112 (1.53%) Marketing
10 74 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 65 (0.89%) Publishing
12 50 (0.68%) Games
13 42 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 39 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 30 (0.41%) Electronics
16 27 (0.37%) Front Office
17 25 (0.34%) Local Government
18 20 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 17 (0.23%) Aerospace
20 13 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1572 (21.41%) Analyst
2 1001 (13.63%) Support Engineer
3 784 (10.68%) Support Analyst
4 750 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 594 (8.09%) Consultant
6 586 (7.98%) Architect
7 463 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
8 431 (5.87%) IT Support
9 420 (5.72%) 2nd Line Support
10 358 (4.88%) Technical Support
11 310 (4.22%) Administrator
12 299 (4.07%) Service Desk Analyst
13 294 (4.00%) Service Analyst
14 284 (3.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 261 (3.55%) Desktop Support
16 246 (3.35%) Network Engineer
17 239 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
18 228 (3.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 222 (3.02%) Technical Engineer
20 202 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (2.25%) Web Services
2 133 (1.81%) Application Packaging
3 131 (1.78%) .NET
4 98 (1.33%) Software Packaging
5 47 (0.64%) HTML
6 40 (0.54%) JSP
7 38 (0.52%) COM
8 35 (0.48%) CSS
9 34 (0.46%) Middleware
10 31 (0.42%) XML
11 24 (0.33%) Flash
12 23 (0.31%) SOAP
13 22 (0.30%) ASP.NET
14 20 (0.27%) CGI
15 17 (0.23%) LAMP
16 15 (0.20%) MSMQ
17 14 (0.19%) Ajax
18 12 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
18 12 (0.16%) REST
19 11 (0.15%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1052 (14.33%) Data Centre
2 616 (8.39%) Blackberry
3 480 (6.54%) Clustering
4 463 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
5 347 (4.73%) Thin Client
5 347 (4.73%) Fat Client
6 213 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 174 (2.37%) Replication
8 161 (2.19%) Computer Science
9 75 (1.02%) Hedge funds
10 73 (0.99%) iPhone
11 69 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
12 62 (0.84%) Private Cloud
13 54 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 52 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
15 51 (0.69%) Client/Server
16 50 (0.68%) EqualLogic
16 50 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
17 47 (0.64%) BYOD
18 46 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5413 (73.73%) Windows
2 2321 (31.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 1668 (22.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1293 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1276 (17.38%) Windows 7
6 902 (12.29%) Linux
7 587 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 549 (7.48%) Windows 8
9 340 (4.63%) UNIX
10 192 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 158 (2.15%) Windows Vista
12 118 (1.61%) Windows 2000
13 106 (1.44%) Android
14 92 (1.25%) AIX
15 87 (1.18%) Solaris
16 85 (1.16%) CentOS
17 84 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
18 81 (1.10%) Mac OS X
19 79 (1.08%) Apple iOS
20 51 (0.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2029 (27.64%) ITIL
2 611 (8.32%) Service Delivery
3 513 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 450 (6.13%) Project Management
5 410 (5.58%) Migration
6 382 (5.20%) Service Management
7 339 (4.62%) Mentoring
8 297 (4.05%) Incident Management
9 285 (3.88%) Change Management
10 270 (3.68%) Load Balancing
11 230 (3.13%) PRINCE2
12 215 (2.93%) Problem Management
13 214 (2.91%) Line Management
14 203 (2.76%) Change Control
15 197 (2.68%) Business Continuity
16 169 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
17 162 (2.21%) CRM
18 157 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
19 149 (2.03%) Time Management
20 144 (1.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1099 (14.97%) SQL
2 617 (8.40%) PowerShell
3 158 (2.15%) VB
4 137 (1.87%) VBScript
5 103 (1.40%) Java
6 98 (1.33%) Perl
7 89 (1.21%) C
8 66 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 57 (0.78%) C#
10 54 (0.74%) PHP
11 37 (0.50%) JavaScript
11 37 (0.50%) VBA
12 34 (0.46%) Shell Script
13 33 (0.45%) T-SQL
13 33 (0.45%) Python
14 26 (0.35%) Ruby
15 24 (0.33%) C++
16 15 (0.20%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.095%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.068%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1400 (19.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 1013 (13.80%) MCSE
3 665 (9.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 653 (8.89%) Degree
5 647 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
6 620 (8.44%) Citrix Certification
7 527 (7.18%) CCA
8 483 (6.58%) CCNA
9 475 (6.47%) MCSA
10 450 (6.13%) Security Cleared
11 409 (5.57%) MCP
12 388 (5.28%) MCITP
13 344 (4.69%) SC Cleared
14 220 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
14 220 (3.00%) CCNP
15 120 (1.63%) CCEE
16 88 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 84 (1.14%) A+ Certification
18 83 (1.13%) CCIA
19 79 (1.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 720 (9.81%) SLA
2 120 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 47 (0.64%) QA
5 21 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.20%) COBIT
7 4 (0.054%) HL7
7 4 (0.054%) DICOM
7 4 (0.054%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.041%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.014%) GMP
9 1 (0.014%) GLP
9 1 (0.014%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3779 (51.47%) Active Directory
2 3087 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2217 (30.20%) XenApp
4 1237 (16.85%) Hyper-V
5 1047 (14.26%) XenDesktop
6 935 (12.73%) vSphere
7 529 (7.21%) XenServer
8 500 (6.81%) VMware ESX
9 491 (6.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 300 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
11 278 (3.79%) Terminal Services
12 225 (3.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 117 (1.59%) Terminal Server
13 117 (1.59%) Xen
14 100 (1.36%) vCloud
15 72 (0.98%) VMware Server
16 61 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 52 (0.71%) ISA Server
18 45 (0.61%) UAG
19 40 (0.54%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1000 (13.62%) SCCM
2 340 (4.63%) SCOM
3 289 (3.94%) Backup Exec
4 173 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 171 (2.33%) WSUS
6 141 (1.92%) NetBackup
7 73 (0.99%) SCVMM
8 71 (0.97%) Nagios
8 71 (0.97%) Puppet
9 68 (0.93%) XenMobile
10 66 (0.90%) EdgeSight
11 56 (0.76%) Tivoli
12 53 (0.72%) ARCserve
13 51 (0.69%) AirWatch
14 48 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 46 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 35 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 31 (0.42%) Opsview
18 30 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
18 30 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4605 (62.72%) VMware
2 3982 (54.24%) Microsoft
3 2119 (28.86%) Cisco
4 1093 (14.89%) HP
5 739 (10.07%) NetApp
6 498 (6.78%) Symantec
7 449 (6.12%) Dell
8 436 (5.94%) EMC
9 403 (5.49%) Oracle
10 345 (4.70%) Juniper
11 343 (4.67%) AppSense
12 284 (3.87%) CheckPoint
13 254 (3.46%) Red Hat
14 241 (3.28%) Veeam
15 189 (2.57%) IBM
16 187 (2.55%) Avaya
17 183 (2.49%) Apple
18 182 (2.48%) F5
19 169 (2.30%) SolarWinds
20 154 (2.10%) Sophos
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