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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 70 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3902 3936 3705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.53% 3.28% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 7.50% 7.01% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3426 3125
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
52036 56135 54562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.75% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41684 44973 44458
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 £71,225 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +12 3693 £40,000 -4.76% 388
London +13 1501 £45,000 - 127
South East -4 672 £36,000 -15.29% 71
East of England +21 437 £42,500 +6.25% 42
City of London +12 433 £48,750 +8.33% 34
South West +30 255 £35,000 -12.50% 31
West Midlands +10 248 £37,500 - 32
Yorkshire -1 224 £36,500 +4.28% 19
North West +2 222 £35,000 +7.69% 47
Surrey +5 204 £32,500 -15.58% 13
Hampshire +27 178 £35,000 -6.66% 20
West Yorkshire -1 149 £34,000 -2.85% 11
Hertfordshire +14 148 £42,500 +10.38% 20
East Midlands +5 129 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Manchester -3 128 £32,500 -7.14% 23
Essex -7 119 £50,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +47 116 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Leeds -9 106 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Berkshire -68 105 £47,500 - 12
Gloucestershire +21 98 £30,000 -31.81% 10
Woking +29 71 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Birmingham -12 69 £37,500 -23.46% 11
Cambridge +44 64 £43,500 +24.28% 3
Bedfordshire +17 64 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -15 64 £40,000 -8.04% 7
Cheltenham +43 62 £30,000 -13.04% 3
Bristol +6 60 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Milton Keynes +4 51 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Brentwood +10 50 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Dorset +13 49 £35,000 +16.66% 7

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5792 (74.87%) Windows
2 4866 (62.90%) VMware
3 4250 (54.94%) Microsoft
4 3987 (51.54%) Active Directory
5 3306 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2571 (33.23%) MS Exchange
7 2471 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 2333 (30.16%) XenApp
9 2247 (29.05%) Cisco
10 2103 (27.18%) ITIL
11 1992 (25.75%) MS Excel
12 1690 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 1629 (21.06%) SAN
14 1608 (20.79%) Firewall
15 1512 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
16 1498 (19.36%) DNS
17 1447 (18.70%) Windows 7
18 1406 (18.17%) MS Office
19 1398 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
20 1295 (16.74%) Hyper-V
21 1265 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010
22 1257 (16.25%) SQL Server
22 1257 (16.25%) Finance
23 1217 (15.73%) DHCP
24 1200 (15.51%) WAN
25 1169 (15.11%) HP
26 1168 (15.10%) SQL
27 1135 (14.67%) MCSE
28 1130 (14.61%) LAN
29 1110 (14.35%) XenDesktop

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2571 (33.23%) MS Exchange
2 1265 (16.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 672 (8.69%) SharePoint
4 647 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 522 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 505 (6.53%) IIS
7 503 (6.50%) Lync
8 419 (5.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 416 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 178 (2.30%) Apache
11 96 (1.24%) IBM Notes
12 91 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
13 90 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
14 73 (0.94%) WorkSite
15 70 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
16 67 (0.87%) Tomcat
16 67 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
17 61 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
18 41 (0.53%) WebSphere
18 41 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 1992 (25.75%) MS Excel
2 1406 (18.17%) MS Office
3 101 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.32%) MS Project
6 5 (0.065%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.039%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.026%) Revit
8 2 (0.026%) SketchUp
8 2 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.026%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 39 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (0.23%) assyst
5 13 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 11 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.10%) SAP Business One
8 7 (0.090%) Eikon
9 6 (0.078%) Northgate Housing
9 6 (0.078%) Maximo
10 4 (0.052%) Exstream
11 3 (0.039%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.039%) Summit
11 3 (0.039%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.039%) SAP CCM
12 2 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
12 2 (0.026%) RMDS
12 2 (0.026%) ENOVIA
12 2 (0.026%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 485 (6.27%) Office 365
2 163 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 146 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 86 (1.11%) IaaS
5 84 (1.09%) Mimecast
5 84 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 50 (0.65%) SaaS
7 35 (0.45%) PaaS
8 23 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.090%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.078%) Trello
12 2 (0.026%) Symantec.cloud
12 2 (0.026%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.013%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.013%) HP Helion
13 1 (0.013%) Terremark
13 1 (0.013%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1629 (21.06%) SAN
2 1608 (20.79%) Firewall
3 1498 (19.36%) DNS
4 1217 (15.73%) DHCP
5 1200 (15.51%) WAN
6 1130 (14.61%) LAN
7 988 (12.77%) TCP/IP
8 777 (10.04%) VPN
9 562 (7.26%) NetScaler
10 482 (6.23%) VoIP
11 377 (4.87%) Wireless
12 323 (4.18%) VLAN
12 323 (4.18%) Network Security
13 311 (4.02%) NAS
14 295 (3.81%) Internet
15 242 (3.13%) iSCSI
16 230 (2.97%) MPLS
17 228 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
18 164 (2.12%) BGP
19 127 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1257 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 343 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 205 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 181 (2.34%) MySQL
5 143 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 59 (0.76%) Relational Database
7 57 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 51 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (0.56%) MS Access
10 42 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 31 (0.40%) IDOL
11 31 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (0.39%) EDRMS
13 27 (0.35%) DB2
14 26 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
15 19 (0.25%) RDBMS
15 19 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
16 16 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
17 15 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 82 (1.06%) MSI
2 32 (0.41%) JIRA
3 30 (0.39%) InstallShield
4 26 (0.34%) Hudson
5 25 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 25 (0.32%) Subversion
6 22 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.22%) Visual Studio
8 12 (0.16%) WinRunner
8 12 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
8 12 (0.16%) LoadRunner
8 12 (0.16%) AdminStudio
9 8 (0.10%) JMeter
9 8 (0.10%) SilkPerformer
9 8 (0.10%) Facilita Forecast
10 5 (0.065%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.052%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.039%) Ant
12 3 (0.039%) Metasploit
13 2 (0.026%) Selenium
General
1 1257 (16.25%) Finance
2 345 (4.46%) Law
3 271 (3.50%) Banking
4 239 (3.09%) Advertising
5 221 (2.86%) Legal
6 199 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 164 (2.12%) Retail
8 148 (1.91%) Back Office
9 105 (1.36%) Marketing
10 87 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 60 (0.78%) Publishing
12 50 (0.65%) Investment Banking
13 45 (0.58%) Games
14 41 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.34%) Front Office
15 26 (0.34%) Electronics
16 24 (0.31%) Local Government
17 19 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 17 (0.22%) Aerospace
19 14 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1646 (21.28%) Analyst
2 1048 (13.55%) Support Engineer
3 817 (10.56%) Support Analyst
4 789 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 643 (8.31%) Consultant
6 610 (7.89%) Architect
7 511 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
8 458 (5.92%) IT Support
9 419 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
10 362 (4.68%) Technical Support
11 337 (4.36%) Service Analyst
12 335 (4.33%) Service Desk Analyst
13 310 (4.01%) Administrator
14 300 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 263 (3.40%) Desktop Support
16 251 (3.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 240 (3.10%) Network Engineer
18 237 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
19 229 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
20 228 (2.95%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (1.93%) Application Packaging
2 132 (1.71%) Web Services
3 130 (1.68%) .NET
4 91 (1.18%) Software Packaging
5 50 (0.65%) Middleware
6 44 (0.57%) HTML
7 37 (0.48%) CSS
7 37 (0.48%) XML
8 32 (0.41%) JSP
9 30 (0.39%) COM
10 27 (0.35%) Flash
11 24 (0.31%) Ajax
11 24 (0.31%) ASP.NET
12 21 (0.27%) SOAP
12 21 (0.27%) CGI
13 18 (0.23%) MSMQ
13 18 (0.23%) LAMP
14 11 (0.14%) XSLT
14 11 (0.14%) Java EE
14 11 (0.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 657 (8.49%) Blackberry
2 558 (7.21%) Clustering
3 477 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 369 (4.77%) Thin Client
4 369 (4.77%) Fat Client
5 219 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 180 (2.33%) Replication
7 142 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 90 (1.16%) Hedge funds
9 77 (1.00%) iPhone
10 70 (0.90%) Private Cloud
11 67 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 66 (0.85%) Statistics
13 59 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
14 58 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
15 55 (0.71%) EqualLogic
16 49 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
17 47 (0.61%) BYOD
18 45 (0.58%) FMCG
19 42 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5792 (74.87%) Windows
2 2471 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1690 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1447 (18.70%) Windows 7
5 1398 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 955 (12.34%) Linux
7 640 (8.27%) Windows XP
8 605 (7.82%) Windows 8
9 379 (4.90%) UNIX
10 177 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 175 (2.26%) Windows Vista
12 134 (1.73%) Windows 2000
13 113 (1.46%) Solaris
14 110 (1.42%) Android
15 93 (1.20%) CentOS
16 92 (1.19%) AIX
17 91 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
18 86 (1.11%) Apple iOS
19 70 (0.90%) Mac OS X
20 55 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2103 (27.18%) ITIL
2 677 (8.75%) Service Delivery
3 571 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 448 (5.79%) Project Management
5 415 (5.36%) Migration
6 396 (5.12%) Service Management
7 345 (4.46%) Mentoring
8 329 (4.25%) Incident Management
9 302 (3.90%) Change Management
10 285 (3.68%) Problem Management
11 276 (3.57%) Load Balancing
12 245 (3.17%) PRINCE2
13 222 (2.87%) Business Continuity
14 210 (2.71%) Line Management
15 207 (2.68%) Change Control
16 181 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
17 173 (2.24%) CRM
18 172 (2.22%) Time Management
19 168 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
20 152 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1168 (15.10%) SQL
2 656 (8.48%) PowerShell
3 165 (2.13%) VBScript
4 158 (2.04%) VB
5 106 (1.37%) Java
6 101 (1.31%) C
7 89 (1.15%) Perl
8 68 (0.88%) C#
9 57 (0.74%) Bash Shell
10 55 (0.71%) PHP
11 46 (0.59%) Shell Script
12 40 (0.52%) JavaScript
13 33 (0.43%) C++
13 33 (0.43%) VBA
14 31 (0.40%) Python
15 29 (0.37%) T-SQL
16 22 (0.28%) Ruby
17 11 (0.14%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.10%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.078%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1512 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1135 (14.67%) MCSE
3 690 (8.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 688 (8.89%) Degree
5 679 (8.78%) Citrix Certification
5 679 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
6 555 (7.17%) CCA
7 533 (6.89%) MCSA
8 500 (6.46%) CCNA
9 478 (6.18%) Security Cleared
10 442 (5.71%) MCP
11 421 (5.44%) MCITP
12 376 (4.86%) SC Cleared
13 241 (3.12%) CCNP
14 216 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
15 132 (1.71%) CCEE
16 115 (1.49%) CCIA
17 104 (1.34%) DV Cleared
18 92 (1.19%) A+ Certification
18 92 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 735 (9.50%) SLA
2 120 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 62 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 45 (0.58%) QA
5 18 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.18%) COBIT
7 5 (0.065%) HL7
7 5 (0.065%) DICOM
8 3 (0.039%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.013%) BS25999
9 1 (0.013%) GMP
9 1 (0.013%) GLP
System Software
1 3987 (51.54%) Active Directory
2 3306 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2333 (30.16%) XenApp
4 1295 (16.74%) Hyper-V
5 1110 (14.35%) XenDesktop
6 1028 (13.29%) vSphere
7 529 (6.84%) XenServer
8 492 (6.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 488 (6.31%) VMware ESX
10 305 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
11 288 (3.72%) Terminal Services
12 224 (2.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 117 (1.51%) Xen
14 113 (1.46%) Terminal Server
15 81 (1.05%) vCloud
15 81 (1.05%) VMware Server
16 80 (1.03%) ISA Server
17 63 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 59 (0.76%) MetaFrame
19 53 (0.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1045 (13.51%) SCCM
2 365 (4.72%) SCOM
3 349 (4.51%) Backup Exec
4 189 (2.44%) WSUS
5 188 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 183 (2.37%) NetBackup
7 94 (1.22%) SCVMM
8 90 (1.16%) XenMobile
9 76 (0.98%) Nagios
10 68 (0.88%) Puppet
10 68 (0.88%) EdgeSight
11 60 (0.78%) Tivoli
12 51 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 50 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 46 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 42 (0.54%) ARCserve
16 41 (0.53%) AirWatch
17 39 (0.50%) Opsview
18 31 (0.40%) WMI
19 30 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4866 (62.90%) VMware
2 4250 (54.94%) Microsoft
3 2247 (29.05%) Cisco
4 1169 (15.11%) HP
5 784 (10.13%) NetApp
6 561 (7.25%) Symantec
7 501 (6.48%) Dell
8 499 (6.45%) EMC
9 418 (5.40%) Oracle
10 361 (4.67%) AppSense
11 344 (4.45%) Juniper
12 296 (3.83%) CheckPoint
13 260 (3.36%) Veeam
14 254 (3.28%) Red Hat
15 203 (2.62%) IBM
16 199 (2.57%) Apple
17 198 (2.56%) Avaya
18 164 (2.12%) F5
19 162 (2.09%) Sophos
20 161 (2.08%) SolarWinds
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Bonus and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47500 - £57000.00 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
King's Lynn, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Gym Membership
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £34000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilford, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leominster, Herefordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday