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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 72 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3877 3210 3445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.66% 3.13% 3.15%
As % of the Vendors category 7.66% 6.58% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2674 2975
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
50619 48789 51798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.81% 47.56% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41690 38717 43254
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +22 3711 £39,000 -2.50% 503
London +27 1463 £42,500 -3.40% 173
South East +11 820 £37,500 -11.76% 104
City of London +25 414 £45,000 - 54
East of England +11 321 £40,000 +14.28% 44
North West +10 266 £34,000 +3.03% 43
Yorkshire +31 264 £35,000 -6.66% 44
West Midlands +23 229 £32,500 -13.33% 25
Surrey +10 205 £35,000 -17.64% 20
South West +29 200 £32,750 -6.42% 38
Berkshire +4 199 £40,000 -15.78% 29
West Yorkshire +13 173 £34,000 -9.33% 35
Hampshire -6 156 £32,500 -13.33% 37
Manchester +5 155 £34,000 -2.85% 27
Leeds -1 121 £35,000 -12.50% 18
East Midlands -14 102 £37,500 -2.59% 19
Essex +6 98 £40,000 +25.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +32 92 £37,500 - 5
Reading +4 89 £35,000 -30.00% 14
Cheshire +19 87 £40,000 +53.84% 10
Cambridgeshire +12 87 £35,500 -11.25% 13
Hertfordshire -19 76 £50,000 +53.84% 15
Birmingham +1 72 £35,000 -30.00% 12
Scotland +4 70 £37,500 +15.38% 14
West Sussex +21 65 £42,500 +12.58% 1
Milton Keynes +42 62 £38,750 +47.61% 2
Dorset +23 60 £35,000 +16.66% 7
South Yorkshire +31 59 £30,500 -36.45% 6
Gloucestershire +16 59 £31,500 -21.25% 6
Kent -3 56 £35,000 +16.66% 10

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6040 (77.20%) Windows
2 4995 (63.84%) VMware
3 4372 (55.88%) Microsoft
4 4153 (53.08%) Active Directory
5 3341 (42.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2627 (33.58%) MS Exchange
7 2585 (33.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 2422 (30.96%) XenApp
9 2264 (28.94%) Cisco
10 2029 (25.93%) ITIL
11 1988 (25.41%) MS Excel
12 1713 (21.89%) SAN
13 1643 (21.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 1618 (20.68%) Windows Server 2012
15 1614 (20.63%) DNS
16 1591 (20.33%) Firewall
17 1521 (19.44%) Windows 7
18 1507 (19.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 1442 (18.43%) Finance
20 1361 (17.40%) MS Office
21 1311 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2010
22 1295 (16.55%) DHCP
23 1293 (16.53%) Hyper-V
24 1247 (15.94%) SQL Server
25 1227 (15.68%) HP
26 1224 (15.64%) SQL
27 1200 (15.34%) WAN
28 1169 (14.94%) LAN
29 1145 (14.63%) MCSE
30 1108 (14.16%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2627 (33.58%) MS Exchange
2 1311 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 771 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 739 (9.45%) SharePoint
5 612 (7.82%) IIS
6 598 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 537 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 484 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 475 (6.07%) Lync
10 208 (2.66%) Apache
11 141 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
12 105 (1.34%) IBM Notes
13 91 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2000
14 86 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
15 75 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
16 70 (0.89%) Tomcat
17 69 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
18 50 (0.64%) WorkSite
19 49 (0.63%) WebLogic
20 44 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1988 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 1361 (17.40%) MS Office
3 92 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 69 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 41 (0.52%) MS Project
6 7 (0.089%) SPSS
7 5 (0.064%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.064%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.038%) Revit
9 2 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.026%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.026%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.013%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 60 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.089%) assyst
5 7 (0.089%) Maximo
5 7 (0.089%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (0.089%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 7 (0.089%) Advent Moxy
5 7 (0.089%) Eikon
6 5 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.051%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.038%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.038%) Exstream
8 3 (0.038%) Adaptiv
8 3 (0.038%) Front Arena
8 3 (0.038%) CODA-Financials
8 3 (0.038%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.038%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 330 (4.22%) Office 365
2 144 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (0.82%) IaaS
4 62 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (0.43%) SaaS
7 29 (0.37%) PaaS
8 7 (0.089%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.051%) Trello
10 1 (0.013%) Terremark
10 1 (0.013%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.013%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1713 (21.89%) SAN
2 1614 (20.63%) DNS
3 1591 (20.33%) Firewall
4 1295 (16.55%) DHCP
5 1200 (15.34%) WAN
6 1169 (14.94%) LAN
7 1034 (13.22%) TCP/IP
8 747 (9.55%) VPN
9 533 (6.81%) NetScaler
10 406 (5.19%) NAS
11 402 (5.14%) Internet
12 381 (4.87%) VoIP
13 357 (4.56%) Wireless
14 267 (3.41%) Network Security
15 261 (3.34%) VLAN
16 260 (3.32%) iSCSI
17 237 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
18 190 (2.43%) MPLS
19 139 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
20 134 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1247 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 375 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 250 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 149 (1.90%) MySQL
5 127 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 66 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 59 (0.75%) EDRMS
7 59 (0.75%) IDOL
8 47 (0.60%) Relational Database
9 40 (0.51%) MS Access
10 37 (0.47%) Oracle Database
11 33 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (0.35%) DB2
14 23 (0.29%) RDBMS
14 23 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (0.91%) MSI
2 29 (0.37%) AdminStudio
3 25 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 24 (0.31%) WinRunner
4 24 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 21 (0.27%) JIRA
6 18 (0.23%) TestDirector
7 17 (0.22%) Hudson
8 16 (0.20%) InstallShield
9 15 (0.19%) Git (software)
10 14 (0.18%) Subversion
11 13 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (0.15%) LoadRunner
13 10 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (0.089%) SilkPerformer
14 7 (0.089%) JMeter
14 7 (0.089%) Toad
14 7 (0.089%) Visual Studio
14 7 (0.089%) Facilita Forecast
15 6 (0.077%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1442 (18.43%) Finance
2 319 (4.08%) Law
3 312 (3.99%) Banking
4 216 (2.76%) Legal
5 212 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 184 (2.35%) Retail
7 150 (1.92%) Advertising
8 113 (1.44%) Back Office
9 88 (1.12%) Marketing
10 75 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 51 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 48 (0.61%) Publishing
13 44 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.33%) Front Office
15 19 (0.24%) French Language
15 19 (0.24%) Electronics
16 17 (0.22%) Spanish Language
17 16 (0.20%) Games
18 14 (0.18%) German Language
19 13 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1672 (21.37%) Analyst
2 1091 (13.94%) Support Engineer
3 828 (10.58%) Support Analyst
4 760 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 712 (9.10%) Consultant
6 562 (7.18%) Architect
7 554 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 436 (5.57%) IT Support
9 375 (4.79%) Service Analyst
10 373 (4.77%) 2nd Line Support
11 372 (4.75%) Service Desk Analyst
12 318 (4.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 303 (3.87%) Technical Support
14 277 (3.54%) Desktop Support
14 277 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
15 261 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 258 (3.30%) Administrator
17 236 (3.02%) Server Engineer
18 234 (2.99%) Network Engineer
19 214 (2.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (2.28%) Application Packaging
2 131 (1.67%) .NET
3 76 (0.97%) Web Services
4 60 (0.77%) Middleware
5 45 (0.58%) Software Packaging
6 44 (0.56%) XML
7 35 (0.45%) HTML
8 30 (0.38%) ASP.NET
9 27 (0.35%) COM
10 25 (0.32%) CSS
11 23 (0.29%) SOAP
12 20 (0.26%) Ajax
13 18 (0.23%) LAMP
14 15 (0.19%) Flash
15 14 (0.18%) .NET Framework
16 13 (0.17%) REST
17 11 (0.14%) XSLT
18 10 (0.13%) MSMQ
18 10 (0.13%) WinForms
19 9 (0.12%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 742 (9.48%) Blackberry
2 604 (7.72%) Clustering
3 422 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 362 (4.63%) Fat Client
4 362 (4.63%) Thin Client
5 197 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 157 (2.01%) Replication
7 124 (1.58%) Computer Science
8 123 (1.57%) Hedge funds
9 103 (1.32%) iPhone
10 86 (1.10%) Statistics
11 73 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 69 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 60 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
14 56 (0.72%) Client/Server
15 53 (0.68%) EqualLogic
16 50 (0.64%) FMCG
17 48 (0.61%) iPad
18 41 (0.52%) CLARiiON
19 40 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6040 (77.20%) Windows
2 2585 (33.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1643 (21.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1618 (20.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1521 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 889 (11.36%) Linux
7 773 (9.88%) Windows XP
8 570 (7.29%) Windows 8
9 410 (5.24%) UNIX
10 194 (2.48%) Windows Vista
11 184 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 140 (1.79%) Solaris
13 117 (1.50%) Windows 2000
14 108 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
15 105 (1.34%) AIX
16 99 (1.27%) CentOS
17 92 (1.18%) Android
18 79 (1.01%) Apple iOS
19 60 (0.77%) Mac OS X
20 57 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2029 (25.93%) ITIL
2 624 (7.98%) Service Delivery
3 574 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 442 (5.65%) Project Management
5 375 (4.79%) Mentoring
6 364 (4.65%) Incident Management
7 346 (4.42%) Migration
8 344 (4.40%) Problem Management
9 315 (4.03%) Change Management
10 299 (3.82%) Service Management
11 275 (3.51%) Change Control
12 274 (3.50%) PRINCE2
13 228 (2.91%) Load Balancing
14 199 (2.54%) Business Continuity
15 181 (2.31%) CRM
16 176 (2.25%) Line Management
17 174 (2.22%) Time Management
18 163 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
19 159 (2.03%) Capacity Planning
20 141 (1.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1224 (15.64%) SQL
2 735 (9.39%) PowerShell
3 162 (2.07%) VBScript
4 142 (1.81%) VB
5 102 (1.30%) Java
6 80 (1.02%) C
7 74 (0.95%) Perl
8 66 (0.84%) C#
9 63 (0.81%) PHP
10 60 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 49 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 38 (0.49%) T-SQL
13 35 (0.45%) C++
14 29 (0.37%) Python
15 23 (0.29%) JavaScript
16 22 (0.28%) Ruby
17 13 (0.17%) VBA
18 9 (0.12%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.077%) VB6
20 5 (0.064%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1507 (19.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1145 (14.63%) MCSE
3 698 (8.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 684 (8.74%) Citrix Certification
5 674 (8.61%) Degree
6 664 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
7 528 (6.75%) CCA
8 501 (6.40%) MCSA
9 492 (6.29%) CCNA
10 483 (6.17%) MCITP
11 477 (6.10%) MCP
12 458 (5.85%) Security Cleared
13 394 (5.04%) SC Cleared
14 230 (2.94%) CCNP
15 180 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
16 139 (1.78%) CCEE
17 129 (1.65%) DV Cleared
18 123 (1.57%) CCIA
19 111 (1.42%) MCTS
20 108 (1.38%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 729 (9.32%) SLA
2 88 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 47 (0.60%) QA
5 19 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.20%) COBIT
7 12 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.038%) HL7
8 3 (0.038%) DICOM
9 1 (0.013%) TickIT
9 1 (0.013%) ISO 9002
9 1 (0.013%) BS25999
System Software
1 4153 (53.08%) Active Directory
2 3341 (42.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2422 (30.96%) XenApp
4 1293 (16.53%) Hyper-V
5 1108 (14.16%) vSphere
6 1083 (13.84%) XenDesktop
7 546 (6.98%) VMware ESX
8 489 (6.25%) XenServer
9 401 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 321 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
11 309 (3.95%) Terminal Services
12 195 (2.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 128 (1.64%) MetaFrame
14 123 (1.57%) ISA Server
15 120 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 101 (1.29%) Xen
17 92 (1.18%) vCloud
18 87 (1.11%) Terminal Server
19 72 (0.92%) NFS
20 62 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 957 (12.23%) SCCM
2 393 (5.02%) Backup Exec
3 375 (4.79%) SCOM
4 251 (3.21%) NetBackup
5 247 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 158 (2.02%) WSUS
7 137 (1.75%) XenMobile
8 101 (1.29%) SCVMM
9 74 (0.95%) Nagios
10 71 (0.91%) Puppet
11 62 (0.79%) EdgeSight
12 56 (0.72%) HP SIM
13 53 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 52 (0.66%) Tivoli
15 50 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
16 47 (0.60%) ARCserve
17 45 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 43 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
19 39 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 36 (0.46%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4995 (63.84%) VMware
2 4372 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 2264 (28.94%) Cisco
4 1227 (15.68%) HP
5 829 (10.60%) NetApp
6 611 (7.81%) EMC
7 582 (7.44%) Symantec
8 478 (6.11%) Dell
9 409 (5.23%) Oracle
10 345 (4.41%) Juniper
11 321 (4.10%) AppSense
12 310 (3.96%) CheckPoint
13 273 (3.49%) Red Hat
14 243 (3.11%) Veeam
15 227 (2.90%) IBM
16 220 (2.81%) Apple
17 183 (2.34%) Avaya
18 166 (2.12%) Veritas
19 148 (1.89%) F5
20 135 (1.73%) CommVault
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + out of hours allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Car Allowance
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Lewes, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
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London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £53,000 per annum plus benefits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Poole, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
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West Yorkshire
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