The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 82 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3732 3535 4134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.18% 3.25% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 6.74% 6.75% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 3070 3528
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £62,050
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.29%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55332 52343 56948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.22% 48.11% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44428 42815 48036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 3564 £40,000 - 469
London +6 1351 £45,000 - 158
South East -8 843 £37,500 -6.25% 91
City of London +22 481 £47,500 - 53
East of England -2 354 £35,500 -5.33% 38
Yorkshire +5 294 £40,000 +5.26% 42
North West +32 268 £32,500 -3.70% 42
West Midlands -4 255 £37,500 +7.14% 45
Surrey -1 238 £38,500 +4.76% 19
Berkshire +4 202 £48,750 +2.63% 31
West Yorkshire +5 200 £39,500 +3.94% 28
South West -10 170 £32,000 -14.66% 36
Hampshire -13 168 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Leeds +13 163 £40,000 +14.28% 22
Manchester +41 157 £32,500 -16.12% 27
Hertfordshire +6 104 £40,000 +8.10% 12
Essex -6 98 £46,500 +3.33%
East Midlands -43 92 £39,500 +1.28% 11
Cambridgeshire -4 86 £35,000 - 20
Birmingham -10 81 £42,250 +5.62% 18
Reading -26 79 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Scotland -9 74 £37,750 -5.62% 20
South Yorkshire +26 71 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Buckinghamshire -22 71 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Sheffield +34 69 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Cheshire -1 68 £33,852 +25.37% 6
Southampton +3 66 £31,349 -21.62% 3
Oxfordshire 0 64 £33,000 -23.25% 11
Bedfordshire +5 57 £32,750 -7.74% 5
Colchester +20 50 £46,500 -28.46%

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5655 (74.00%) Windows
2 4589 (60.05%) VMware
3 4044 (52.92%) Microsoft
4 3819 (49.97%) Active Directory
5 2890 (37.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2536 (33.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 2423 (31.71%) MS Exchange
8 2251 (29.46%) XenApp
9 1979 (25.90%) MS Excel
10 1948 (25.49%) Cisco
11 1852 (24.23%) ITIL
12 1765 (23.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 1635 (21.39%) SAN
14 1571 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 1397 (18.28%) SQL
16 1353 (17.70%) DNS
17 1346 (17.61%) Finance
18 1335 (17.47%) Firewall
19 1283 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
20 1269 (16.61%) SQL Server
21 1249 (16.34%) XenDesktop
22 1218 (15.94%) Windows 7
23 1180 (15.44%) MS Office
24 1154 (15.10%) HP
24 1154 (15.10%) Hyper-V
25 1144 (14.97%) MCSE
26 1136 (14.87%) Windows Server 2012
27 1051 (13.75%) DHCP
28 979 (12.81%) LAN
29 953 (12.47%) Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2423 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 1283 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 697 (9.12%) SharePoint
4 681 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 580 (7.59%) IIS
6 503 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 492 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 458 (5.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 380 (4.97%) Lync
10 218 (2.85%) Apache
11 146 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 95 (1.24%) Tomcat
13 88 (1.15%) IBM Notes
14 86 (1.13%) WebLogic
15 83 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
16 81 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
17 72 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
18 69 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
19 53 (0.69%) WorkSite
20 52 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 1979 (25.90%) MS Excel
2 1180 (15.44%) MS Office
3 81 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.27%) MS Project
6 10 (0.13%) SPSS
7 9 (0.12%) FastStats
8 7 (0.092%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.039%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.026%) SketchUp
10 2 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.026%) Revit
11 1 (0.013%) GIMP
11 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 78 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.55%) assyst
3 34 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 21 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (0.25%) SAP Business One
6 17 (0.22%) Maximo
7 14 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 12 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
10 11 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
10 11 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 10 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 9 (0.12%) SunGard AvantGard
12 9 (0.12%) Summit
12 9 (0.12%) Magento
12 9 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
13 8 (0.10%) Eikon
14 7 (0.092%) Markit EDM
15 6 (0.079%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 211 (2.76%) Office 365
2 103 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (1.11%) SaaS
4 81 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
6 54 (0.71%) IaaS
7 33 (0.43%) PaaS
8 23 (0.30%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.065%) Joyent
10 2 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.013%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.013%) Route 53
11 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.013%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.013%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1635 (21.39%) SAN
2 1353 (17.70%) DNS
3 1335 (17.47%) Firewall
4 1051 (13.75%) DHCP
5 979 (12.81%) LAN
6 949 (12.42%) WAN
7 816 (10.68%) TCP/IP
8 622 (8.14%) VPN
9 522 (6.83%) NetScaler
10 349 (4.57%) Internet
11 332 (4.34%) Wireless
12 317 (4.15%) NAS
13 287 (3.76%) VoIP
14 236 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
15 227 (2.97%) VLAN
16 175 (2.29%) Network Security
17 158 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
18 149 (1.95%) IP Telephony
19 145 (1.90%) iSCSI
20 129 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1269 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 332 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 207 (2.71%) MySQL
4 201 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 91 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 73 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 58 (0.76%) Relational Database
9 52 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (0.59%) DB2
12 37 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
13 27 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
14 24 (0.31%) Cognos Impromptu
15 23 (0.30%) IDOL
16 22 (0.29%) EDRMS
16 22 (0.29%) RDBMS
17 17 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (0.17%) MS Access
18 13 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 127 (1.66%) MSI
2 49 (0.64%) AdminStudio
3 31 (0.41%) InstallShield
4 21 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 15 (0.20%) JIRA
6 13 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (0.14%) Toad
9 10 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.12%) LoadRunner
10 9 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (0.10%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.092%) Subversion
12 7 (0.092%) JMeter
13 6 (0.079%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.065%) WinRunner
14 5 (0.065%) SilkPerformer
14 5 (0.065%) Selenium
14 5 (0.065%) Hudson
15 4 (0.052%) SoapUI
General
1 1346 (17.61%) Finance
2 299 (3.91%) Law
3 271 (3.55%) Legal
4 222 (2.90%) Banking
5 212 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 159 (2.08%) Retail
7 72 (0.94%) Back Office
8 71 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 68 (0.89%) Marketing
9 68 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 57 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 47 (0.62%) Advertising
12 44 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 36 (0.47%) Front Office
14 31 (0.41%) Local Government
15 26 (0.34%) Publishing
16 25 (0.33%) Military
17 24 (0.31%) German Language
18 21 (0.27%) French Language
19 18 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1594 (20.86%) Analyst
2 948 (12.41%) Support Engineer
3 817 (10.69%) Support Analyst
4 650 (8.51%) Consultant
5 605 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 555 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 485 (6.35%) Architect
8 428 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 347 (4.54%) Administrator
10 335 (4.38%) Service Analyst
11 328 (4.29%) IT Support
12 325 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
13 318 (4.16%) Service Desk Analyst
14 272 (3.56%) Network Engineer
15 269 (3.52%) Technical Support
16 263 (3.44%) Citrix Engineer
17 253 (3.31%) Desktop Support
18 223 (2.92%) Server Support
19 220 (2.88%) Technical Consultant
20 217 (2.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (2.43%) .NET
2 154 (2.02%) Application Packaging
3 86 (1.13%) Web Services
4 71 (0.93%) XML
5 62 (0.81%) ASP.NET
6 53 (0.69%) HTML
7 49 (0.64%) LAMP
8 39 (0.51%) J2EE
9 38 (0.50%) Middleware
10 34 (0.44%) COM
11 27 (0.35%) jQuery
12 21 (0.27%) Software Packaging
13 20 (0.26%) SOAP
14 17 (0.22%) ActiveMQ
15 16 (0.21%) .NET Framework
16 13 (0.17%) CSS
16 13 (0.17%) Flash
17 12 (0.16%) WebSphere MQ
18 10 (0.13%) Ajax
18 10 (0.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 645 (8.44%) Blackberry
2 492 (6.44%) Clustering
3 268 (3.51%) Thin Client
3 268 (3.51%) Fat Client
4 193 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 155 (2.03%) Replication
6 136 (1.78%) Computer Science
7 118 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 93 (1.22%) Hedge funds
9 90 (1.18%) EqualLogic
10 87 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 86 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
12 80 (1.05%) iPhone
13 79 (1.03%) iPad
14 75 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
15 67 (0.88%) Statistics
16 65 (0.85%) CLARiiON
17 58 (0.76%) FlexPod
18 47 (0.62%) PKI
19 45 (0.59%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5655 (74.00%) Windows
2 2536 (33.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1765 (23.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 1218 (15.94%) Windows 7
5 1136 (14.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 953 (12.47%) Linux
7 794 (10.39%) Windows XP
8 367 (4.80%) UNIX
9 350 (4.58%) Windows 8
10 208 (2.72%) Solaris
11 207 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 146 (1.91%) Windows Vista
13 115 (1.50%) Android
14 114 (1.49%) Windows 2000
15 91 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
16 78 (1.02%) Mac OS X
17 77 (1.01%) CentOS
18 73 (0.96%) HPUX
19 70 (0.92%) Ubuntu
20 68 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1852 (24.23%) ITIL
2 455 (5.95%) Service Delivery
3 416 (5.44%) Project Management
4 402 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 376 (4.92%) Migration
6 347 (4.54%) Service Management
7 323 (4.23%) PRINCE2
8 320 (4.19%) Problem Management
9 290 (3.79%) Change Management
10 271 (3.55%) Incident Management
11 255 (3.34%) Change Control
12 225 (2.94%) Load Balancing
13 191 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
14 168 (2.20%) CRM
15 156 (2.04%) Business Continuity
16 153 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
17 151 (1.98%) Asset Management
18 149 (1.95%) Release Management
19 141 (1.85%) Configuration Management
20 134 (1.75%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1397 (18.28%) SQL
2 604 (7.90%) PowerShell
3 280 (3.66%) VB
4 251 (3.28%) VBScript
5 215 (2.81%) Java
6 159 (2.08%) Perl
7 138 (1.81%) C#
8 102 (1.33%) Python
9 84 (1.10%) C++
10 82 (1.07%) Shell Script
11 78 (1.02%) PHP
11 78 (1.02%) Bash Shell
12 72 (0.94%) Ruby
13 68 (0.89%) C
14 65 (0.85%) JavaScript
15 60 (0.79%) VBA
16 52 (0.68%) T-SQL
17 28 (0.37%) VB.NET
18 21 (0.27%) ABAP
19 10 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1571 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1144 (14.97%) MCSE
3 656 (8.58%) MCITP
4 632 (8.27%) Cisco Certification
5 614 (8.03%) Citrix Certification
6 517 (6.77%) Degree
7 515 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 500 (6.54%) CCNA
9 450 (5.89%) Security Cleared
10 445 (5.82%) MCSA
11 414 (5.42%) CCA
12 392 (5.13%) MCP
13 319 (4.17%) SC Cleared
14 225 (2.94%) CCNP
15 199 (2.60%) MCTS
16 171 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
17 148 (1.94%) CCEE
18 107 (1.40%) DV Cleared
19 104 (1.36%) CCIA
20 91 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 619 (8.10%) SLA
2 125 (1.64%) QA
3 79 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 36 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 29 (0.38%) COBIT
7 13 (0.17%) ISO 9000
8 7 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.065%) BS7799
9 5 (0.065%) ISO 9002
9 5 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.026%) BS25999
10 2 (0.026%) GxP
10 2 (0.026%) GMP
10 2 (0.026%) GLP
11 1 (0.013%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.013%) DICOM
11 1 (0.013%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3819 (49.97%) Active Directory
2 2890 (37.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2251 (29.46%) XenApp
4 1249 (16.34%) XenDesktop
5 1154 (15.10%) Hyper-V
6 927 (12.13%) vSphere
7 666 (8.71%) XenServer
8 483 (6.32%) VMware ESX
9 413 (5.40%) Microsoft App-V
10 294 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
11 276 (3.61%) Terminal Services
12 212 (2.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 147 (1.92%) Xen
14 136 (1.78%) MetaFrame
15 104 (1.36%) Terminal Server
16 92 (1.20%) UAG
17 86 (1.13%) ISA Server
18 78 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 72 (0.94%) vCloud
20 58 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 925 (12.10%) SCCM
2 442 (5.78%) Backup Exec
3 338 (4.42%) SCOM
4 240 (3.14%) NetBackup
5 216 (2.83%) WSUS
6 202 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 75 (0.98%) XenMobile
8 73 (0.96%) Nagios
9 62 (0.81%) Puppet
10 55 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 54 (0.71%) SCVMM
12 53 (0.69%) Tivoli
13 52 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
14 48 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
14 48 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 45 (0.59%) ZABBIX
15 45 (0.59%) AppDNA
16 44 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 44 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 39 (0.51%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4589 (60.05%) VMware
2 4044 (52.92%) Microsoft
3 1948 (25.49%) Cisco
4 1154 (15.10%) HP
5 762 (9.97%) NetApp
6 603 (7.89%) Symantec
7 597 (7.81%) EMC
8 539 (7.05%) Oracle
9 467 (6.11%) Dell
10 321 (4.20%) Juniper
11 290 (3.79%) AppSense
12 284 (3.72%) Red Hat
13 276 (3.61%) CheckPoint
14 242 (3.17%) IBM
15 227 (2.97%) Apple
16 211 (2.76%) Veeam
17 206 (2.70%) McAfee
18 159 (2.08%) F5
19 132 (1.73%) SAP
20 131 (1.71%) SolarWinds
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago