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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 72 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 4000 3667 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.51% 3.37% 3.53%
As % of the Vendors category 7.38% 7.13% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3330 3124 3393
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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
54224 51451 53768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.58% 47.30% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43308 42193 44866
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 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 24 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 +8 3856 £40,000 - 470
London +19 1581 £42,500 -3.40% 147
South East +13 885 £37,500 -6.25% 107
City of London +36 482 £42,750 +0.58% 48
Yorkshire +20 389 £37,500 -1.31% 42
East of England 0 283 £38,250 +2.00% 32
West Midlands +3 279 £35,000 -12.50% 30
West Yorkshire +23 272 £35,000 - 28
North West +1 254 £35,000 +7.69% 53
Berkshire +19 253 £45,500 +1.11% 29
Surrey +21 240 £35,500 -5.33% 22
Leeds +24 204 £38,000 +8.57% 17
South West -6 176 £35,000 -6.66% 44
Manchester +22 162 £34,500 -1.42% 34
Hampshire -24 144 £32,500 -13.33% 29
Reading +20 133 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Birmingham -13 118 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Cambridgeshire +1 98 £37,500 - 10
Hertfordshire +14 83 £46,500 +51.17% 8
South Yorkshire -5 75 £42,500 +2.40% 4
West Sussex +35 73 £42,500 +5.59% 14
East Midlands -47 72 £40,000 +5.96% 9
Sheffield +12 70 £42,500 +2.40% 3
Scotland -20 67 £37,500 +2.04% 18
Bristol +12 60 £37,500 -4.45% 18
Cheshire -23 60 £37,500 +31.57% 12
Southampton -4 59 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Cambridge +2 56 £38,000 +1.33% 6
Dorking -2 55 £26,000 -25.71% 2
Bracknell +21 53 £52,500 +10.52% 6

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 5920 (76.50%) Windows
2 4728 (61.09%) VMware
3 4200 (54.27%) Microsoft
4 4039 (52.19%) Active Directory
5 3042 (39.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2592 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2462 (31.81%) MS Exchange
8 2296 (29.67%) XenApp
9 2105 (27.20%) Cisco
10 2012 (26.00%) ITIL
11 1974 (25.51%) MS Excel
12 1800 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 1598 (20.65%) SAN
14 1543 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 1470 (18.99%) DNS
16 1464 (18.92%) Finance
17 1423 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 1401 (18.10%) Firewall
19 1356 (17.52%) Windows 7
20 1307 (16.89%) SQL
21 1244 (16.07%) MS Office
22 1221 (15.78%) Hyper-V
23 1217 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
23 1217 (15.73%) SQL Server
24 1156 (14.94%) HP
25 1153 (14.90%) DHCP
26 1116 (14.42%) MCSE
27 1094 (14.14%) LAN
28 1083 (13.99%) XenDesktop
29 1063 (13.74%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 2462 (31.81%) MS Exchange
2 1217 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 724 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 701 (9.06%) SharePoint
5 672 (8.68%) IIS
6 534 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 525 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 450 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 365 (4.72%) Lync
10 234 (3.02%) Apache
11 148 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 111 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2000
13 99 (1.28%) IBM Notes
14 94 (1.21%) Tomcat
15 72 (0.93%) WebLogic
16 70 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
17 66 (0.85%) JBoss
18 65 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
19 54 (0.70%) nginx
20 52 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1974 (25.51%) MS Excel
2 1244 (16.07%) MS Office
3 72 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 62 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.52%) MS Project
6 13 (0.17%) SPSS
7 8 (0.10%) FastStats
7 8 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.078%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.052%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.039%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.026%) Revit
12 1 (0.013%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.013%) GIMP
12 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.013%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 71 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.23%) Maximo
4 13 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.17%) assyst
4 13 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 12 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 11 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
7 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 7 (0.090%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 7 (0.090%) Advent Moxy
8 7 (0.090%) Summit
9 6 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.065%) Adaptiv
11 4 (0.052%) Compiere
11 4 (0.052%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 236 (3.05%) Office 365
2 133 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 63 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (0.59%) SaaS
6 41 (0.53%) IaaS
7 21 (0.27%) Google Apps
8 11 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.013%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1598 (20.65%) SAN
2 1470 (18.99%) DNS
3 1401 (18.10%) Firewall
4 1153 (14.90%) DHCP
5 1094 (14.14%) LAN
6 1063 (13.74%) WAN
7 898 (11.60%) TCP/IP
8 655 (8.46%) VPN
9 561 (7.25%) NetScaler
10 381 (4.92%) Internet
11 342 (4.42%) NAS
12 311 (4.02%) Wireless
13 304 (3.93%) VoIP
14 254 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
15 235 (3.04%) VLAN
16 227 (2.93%) Network Security
17 184 (2.38%) iSCSI
18 157 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
19 144 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
20 139 (1.80%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1217 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 315 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 224 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 168 (2.17%) MySQL
5 99 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 58 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 52 (0.67%) EDRMS
7 52 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 50 (0.65%) IDOL
9 49 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 39 (0.50%) DB2
12 33 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
13 32 (0.41%) Relational Database
14 24 (0.31%) MS Access
15 23 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (0.23%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
18 11 (0.14%) Cognos Powerplay
18 11 (0.14%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 116 (1.50%) MSI
2 56 (0.72%) AdminStudio
3 33 (0.43%) InstallShield
4 24 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.21%) WinRunner
6 16 (0.21%) TestDirector
7 15 (0.19%) JIRA
8 14 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (0.17%) Toad
10 12 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.12%) Git (software)
12 7 (0.090%) Subversion
13 5 (0.065%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.065%) Wise Package Studio
13 5 (0.065%) Hudson
14 4 (0.052%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.052%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.052%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.039%) Visual Studio
General
1 1464 (18.92%) Finance
2 277 (3.58%) Banking
3 246 (3.18%) Law
4 244 (3.15%) Legal
5 231 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 185 (2.39%) Retail
7 78 (1.01%) Marketing
8 72 (0.93%) Back Office
9 64 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 63 (0.81%) Advertising
11 61 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 60 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 36 (0.47%) Publishing
14 32 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 25 (0.32%) Front Office
15 25 (0.32%) German Language
16 24 (0.31%) French Language
17 21 (0.27%) Electronics
18 15 (0.19%) Military
18 15 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1619 (20.92%) Analyst
2 1054 (13.62%) Support Engineer
3 789 (10.20%) Support Analyst
4 679 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 666 (8.61%) Consultant
6 580 (7.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 499 (6.45%) Architect
8 397 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 374 (4.83%) Service Analyst
10 371 (4.79%) IT Support
11 357 (4.61%) Service Desk Analyst
12 319 (4.12%) Administrator
13 311 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
14 288 (3.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 277 (3.58%) Network Engineer
16 260 (3.36%) Desktop Support
17 257 (3.32%) Technical Support
18 249 (3.22%) Citrix Engineer
19 247 (3.19%) Server Engineer
20 240 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (2.60%) Application Packaging
2 162 (2.09%) .NET
3 77 (0.99%) Web Services
4 60 (0.78%) XML
4 60 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 57 (0.74%) Middleware
6 42 (0.54%) HTML
7 41 (0.53%) LAMP
8 22 (0.28%) COM
9 21 (0.27%) Software Packaging
10 18 (0.23%) .NET Framework
11 17 (0.22%) J2EE
11 17 (0.22%) SOAP
12 12 (0.16%) CSS
12 12 (0.16%) WinForms
13 10 (0.13%) Ajax
14 9 (0.12%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (0.12%) REST
15 8 (0.10%) ActiveMQ
16 6 (0.078%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 649 (8.39%) Blackberry
2 514 (6.64%) Clustering
3 459 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 314 (4.06%) Thin Client
4 314 (4.06%) Fat Client
5 198 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 136 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 132 (1.71%) Replication
8 113 (1.46%) Hedge funds
9 86 (1.11%) iPhone
9 86 (1.11%) EqualLogic
10 85 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 83 (1.07%) CLARiiON
12 80 (1.03%) Statistics
13 78 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
14 62 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
15 54 (0.70%) iPad
16 52 (0.67%) Client/Server
16 52 (0.67%) FlexPod
17 40 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5920 (76.50%) Windows
2 2592 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1800 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1423 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1356 (17.52%) Windows 7
6 868 (11.22%) Linux
7 850 (10.98%) Windows XP
8 434 (5.61%) Windows 8
9 392 (5.07%) UNIX
10 240 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 165 (2.13%) Solaris
12 162 (2.09%) Windows Vista
13 126 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
14 121 (1.56%) Windows 2000
15 97 (1.25%) AIX
16 85 (1.10%) Android
17 82 (1.06%) CentOS
18 77 (0.99%) Mac OS X
19 58 (0.75%) Ubuntu
20 56 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2012 (26.00%) ITIL
2 464 (6.00%) Service Delivery
3 437 (5.65%) Project Management
4 416 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 341 (4.41%) Problem Management
6 322 (4.16%) Mentoring
7 314 (4.06%) Incident Management
8 308 (3.98%) Change Control
9 303 (3.92%) Migration
10 302 (3.90%) Change Management
11 282 (3.64%) Service Management
12 276 (3.57%) PRINCE2
13 220 (2.84%) Load Balancing
14 179 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
15 159 (2.05%) CRM
16 158 (2.04%) Business Continuity
16 158 (2.04%) Asset Management
17 152 (1.96%) Time Management
18 150 (1.94%) Capacity Planning
19 143 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1307 (16.89%) SQL
2 659 (8.52%) PowerShell
3 241 (3.11%) VB
4 222 (2.87%) VBScript
5 136 (1.76%) Java
6 117 (1.51%) Perl
7 97 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 87 (1.12%) C#
9 85 (1.10%) Python
10 68 (0.88%) T-SQL
11 66 (0.85%) PHP
12 64 (0.83%) Ruby
13 56 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 54 (0.70%) C++
15 53 (0.68%) C
16 31 (0.40%) JavaScript
17 25 (0.32%) VBA
18 16 (0.21%) VB.NET
19 8 (0.10%) PL/SQL
20 7 (0.090%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1543 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1116 (14.42%) MCSE
3 679 (8.77%) Citrix Certification
4 624 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
5 615 (7.95%) MCITP
6 598 (7.73%) Degree
7 586 (7.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 494 (6.38%) CCA
9 485 (6.27%) MCSA
10 481 (6.22%) CCNA
11 443 (5.72%) Security Cleared
12 429 (5.54%) MCP
13 366 (4.73%) SC Cleared
14 223 (2.88%) MCTS
15 208 (2.69%) CCNP
16 177 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
17 125 (1.62%) CCEE
18 113 (1.46%) DV Cleared
19 104 (1.34%) CCEA
20 103 (1.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 638 (8.24%) SLA
2 82 (1.06%) QA
3 71 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 36 (0.47%) 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%) ISO 9002
11 1 (0.013%) TickIT
11 1 (0.013%) HL7
11 1 (0.013%) DICOM
System Software
1 4039 (52.19%) Active Directory
2 3042 (39.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2296 (29.67%) XenApp
4 1221 (15.78%) Hyper-V
5 1083 (13.99%) XenDesktop
6 916 (11.84%) vSphere
7 523 (6.76%) VMware ESX
8 512 (6.62%) XenServer
9 367 (4.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 313 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
11 250 (3.23%) Terminal Services
12 202 (2.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 172 (2.22%) MetaFrame
14 117 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 115 (1.49%) Xen
16 111 (1.43%) ISA Server
17 102 (1.32%) UAG
18 74 (0.96%) vCloud
19 71 (0.92%) Terminal Server
20 53 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 891 (11.51%) SCCM
2 432 (5.58%) Backup Exec
3 313 (4.04%) SCOM
4 248 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 245 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 177 (2.29%) WSUS
7 104 (1.34%) XenMobile
8 84 (1.09%) Puppet
8 84 (1.09%) Nagios
9 74 (0.96%) SCVMM
10 71 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
11 58 (0.75%) HP SIM
12 54 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 52 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
14 48 (0.62%) AppDNA
15 47 (0.61%) Tivoli
16 45 (0.58%) ZABBIX
17 37 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 36 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
19 35 (0.45%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4728 (61.09%) VMware
2 4200 (54.27%) Microsoft
3 2105 (27.20%) Cisco
4 1156 (14.94%) HP
5 817 (10.56%) NetApp
6 571 (7.38%) Symantec
7 570 (7.37%) EMC
8 534 (6.90%) Oracle
9 416 (5.38%) Dell
10 344 (4.45%) Juniper
11 320 (4.13%) AppSense
12 319 (4.12%) Red Hat
13 284 (3.67%) CheckPoint
14 257 (3.32%) IBM
15 250 (3.23%) Veeam
16 244 (3.15%) Apple
17 168 (2.17%) McAfee
18 164 (2.12%) F5
19 145 (1.87%) Veritas
19 145 (1.87%) Avaya
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