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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 95 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3107 3785 3519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.85% 3.27% 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 6.26% 7.00% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2682 3167 3037
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
49648 54101 50636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.58% 46.79% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40774 42903 41451
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -16 2922 £40,000 - 353
London -13 1226 £42,500 -5.55% 97
South East -20 656 £40,000 +0.62% 58
Surrey +11 258 £40,000 - 17
North West -6 247 £32,500 -5.79% 37
City of London -47 230 £43,000 -4.44% 20
East of England -19 226 £40,000 +5.26% 38
Yorkshire -29 203 £35,000 -12.50% 30
South West -4 162 £37,500 +25.00% 52
West Midlands -43 136 £32,500 -13.33% 22
Manchester -6 123 £35,000 +3.70% 11
West Yorkshire -52 119 £35,000 -12.50% 22
Berkshire -42 112 £39,000 -17.89% 11
Hampshire -20 108 £40,000 +27.59% 12
Leeds -43 95 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Cheshire +8 88 £32,000 -7.24% 14
Hertfordshire -7 80 £41,250 -17.50% 25
Scotland -5 64 £37,250 -6.87% 9
Bedfordshire +24 61 £50,000 +51.51% 3
Reading -14 59 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Birmingham -16 58 £37,500 -11.24% 7
West Sussex -17 54 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Buckinghamshire -2 49 £34,500 -31.00% 4
Southampton -4 47 £40,000 +26.98% 3
East Midlands -20 47 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Wiltshire +20 46 £43,000 +82.97% 6
Leatherhead +22 45 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Dorset 0 44 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Essex -27 42 £36,500 -22.34%
South Yorkshire -16 41 £35,000 -12.50% 4

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4907 (74.10%) Windows
2 4286 (64.72%) VMware
3 3705 (55.95%) Microsoft
4 3450 (52.10%) Active Directory
5 2767 (41.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2088 (31.53%) MS Exchange
7 2070 (31.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1956 (29.54%) XenApp
9 1950 (29.45%) ITIL
10 1828 (27.60%) Cisco
11 1713 (25.87%) MS Excel
12 1602 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 1290 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 1280 (19.33%) SAN
15 1258 (19.00%) Firewall
16 1156 (17.46%) SQL Server
17 1152 (17.40%) DNS
18 1126 (17.00%) MS Office
19 1104 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
20 1081 (16.32%) Exchange Server 2010
21 1047 (15.81%) LAN
22 1040 (15.71%) SQL
23 1032 (15.58%) Finance
24 1028 (15.52%) WAN
24 1028 (15.52%) Windows 7
25 1012 (15.28%) Hyper-V
26 979 (14.78%) HP
27 928 (14.01%) DHCP
28 912 (13.77%) SCCM
29 877 (13.24%) Data Centre

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2088 (31.53%) MS Exchange
2 1081 (16.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 567 (8.56%) SharePoint
4 517 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 489 (7.38%) IIS
6 472 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 407 (6.15%) Lync
8 342 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 307 (4.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 124 (1.87%) Apache
11 72 (1.09%) IBM Notes
12 71 (1.07%) WorkSite
13 55 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
14 50 (0.76%) Tomcat
15 47 (0.71%) nginx
16 43 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
17 36 (0.54%) CMS
18 35 (0.53%) JBoss
19 33 (0.50%) Confluence
19 33 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1713 (25.87%) MS Excel
2 1126 (17.00%) MS Office
3 62 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.42%) MS Project
6 8 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.091%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.076%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.045%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.015%) Revit
11 1 (0.015%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 75 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
3 24 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.27%) SAP Business One
5 17 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 17 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (0.17%) Agresso
9 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (0.14%) Summit
10 8 (0.12%) Magento
10 8 (0.12%) Markit EDM
11 7 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
13 5 (0.076%) Dynamics GP
13 5 (0.076%) Maximo
13 5 (0.076%) assyst
14 4 (0.060%) Oracle Payables
15 3 (0.045%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 591 (8.92%) Office 365
2 249 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 165 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 98 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 70 (1.06%) Mimecast
6 66 (1.00%) SaaS
7 59 (0.89%) IaaS
8 39 (0.59%) PaaS
9 33 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (0.50%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.15%) SoftLayer
10 10 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
12 6 (0.091%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.060%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.030%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.030%) HP Helion
14 2 (0.030%) Trello
15 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1280 (19.33%) SAN
2 1258 (19.00%) Firewall
3 1152 (17.40%) DNS
4 1047 (15.81%) LAN
5 1028 (15.52%) WAN
6 928 (14.01%) DHCP
7 816 (12.32%) TCP/IP
8 668 (10.09%) VPN
9 459 (6.93%) NetScaler
10 342 (5.16%) VoIP
11 296 (4.47%) NAS
12 267 (4.03%) VLAN
13 249 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
13 249 (3.76%) Wireless
14 235 (3.55%) Network Security
15 213 (3.22%) Internet
16 179 (2.70%) iSCSI
17 146 (2.20%) LDAP
18 141 (2.13%) MPLS
19 121 (1.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1156 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 250 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 170 (2.57%) MySQL
4 130 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 113 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 81 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 62 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 45 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 31 (0.47%) RDBMS
11 25 (0.38%) MS Access
12 24 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (0.26%) MongoDB
15 16 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
15 16 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (0.24%) Redis
16 13 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
18 11 (0.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 87 (1.31%) JIRA
2 68 (1.03%) MSI
3 42 (0.63%) Subversion
3 42 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 32 (0.48%) Hudson
5 28 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 27 (0.41%) InstallShield
7 26 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (0.24%) LoadRunner
9 15 (0.23%) Visual Studio
10 14 (0.21%) AdminStudio
11 13 (0.20%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.15%) Metasploit
13 8 (0.12%) Ant
13 8 (0.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 7 (0.11%) Maven
14 7 (0.11%) HP UFT
15 5 (0.076%) JMeter
15 5 (0.076%) Bugzilla
15 5 (0.076%) FogBugz
General
1 1032 (15.58%) Finance
2 247 (3.73%) Law
3 242 (3.65%) Banking
4 226 (3.41%) Legal
5 209 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 168 (2.54%) Advertising
7 125 (1.89%) Back Office
8 117 (1.77%) Retail
8 117 (1.77%) Marketing
9 72 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 65 (0.98%) Publishing
11 53 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 41 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 38 (0.57%) Games
14 37 (0.56%) Electronics
15 35 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (0.38%) Front Office
17 20 (0.30%) French Language
18 19 (0.29%) Local Government
19 18 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1391 (21.01%) Analyst
2 839 (12.67%) Support Engineer
3 678 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 662 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 518 (7.82%) Consultant
6 461 (6.96%) Architect
7 421 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 414 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 341 (5.15%) IT Support
10 301 (4.55%) Administrator
11 282 (4.26%) Technical Support
12 275 (4.15%) Service Analyst
12 275 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
13 255 (3.85%) Desktop Support
14 253 (3.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 234 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
16 224 (3.38%) Network Engineer
17 198 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
18 183 (2.76%) Technical Engineer
19 176 (2.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (3.52%) Web Services
2 115 (1.74%) .NET
3 107 (1.62%) Application Packaging
4 85 (1.28%) Software Packaging
5 52 (0.79%) HTML
6 47 (0.71%) XML
7 42 (0.63%) COM
8 36 (0.54%) JSP
9 35 (0.53%) CSS
10 27 (0.41%) Middleware
11 26 (0.39%) LAMP
12 23 (0.35%) ASP.NET
13 22 (0.33%) Flash
14 19 (0.29%) CGI
14 19 (0.29%) HTML5
15 16 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
16 14 (0.21%) SOAP
17 13 (0.20%) REST
18 11 (0.17%) 802.1X
19 10 (0.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 877 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 492 (7.43%) Blackberry
3 474 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
4 384 (5.80%) Clustering
5 237 (3.58%) Thin Client
5 237 (3.58%) Fat Client
6 180 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 169 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 152 (2.30%) Replication
9 110 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 76 (1.15%) Hedge funds
11 75 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
12 66 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 63 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
14 58 (0.88%) EMC VNX
15 54 (0.82%) BYOD
16 53 (0.80%) Mathematics
16 53 (0.80%) Client/Server
17 51 (0.77%) iPhone
18 46 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4907 (74.10%) Windows
2 2070 (31.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1602 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1104 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1028 (15.52%) Windows 7
6 875 (13.21%) Linux
7 480 (7.25%) Windows 8
8 465 (7.02%) Windows XP
9 320 (4.83%) UNIX
10 231 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 124 (1.87%) Windows 2000
12 113 (1.71%) Android
13 98 (1.48%) Mac OS X
14 97 (1.46%) Windows Vista
15 94 (1.42%) Solaris
16 91 (1.37%) AIX
17 89 (1.34%) CentOS
18 68 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
19 67 (1.01%) Mac OS
20 62 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1950 (29.45%) ITIL
2 453 (6.84%) Project Management
3 450 (6.80%) Service Delivery
4 392 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 354 (5.35%) Migration
6 317 (4.79%) Mentoring
7 298 (4.50%) Service Management
8 288 (4.35%) Change Management
9 280 (4.23%) Incident Management
10 257 (3.88%) Load Balancing
11 212 (3.20%) PRINCE2
12 201 (3.04%) Change Control
13 177 (2.67%) CRM
14 168 (2.54%) Business Continuity
15 166 (2.51%) Capacity Planning
16 155 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
16 155 (2.34%) Problem Management
17 147 (2.22%) Configuration Management
18 146 (2.20%) Line Management
19 140 (2.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1040 (15.71%) SQL
2 610 (9.21%) PowerShell
3 153 (2.31%) VBScript
4 137 (2.07%) VB
4 137 (2.07%) Perl
5 108 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 92 (1.39%) Java
7 89 (1.34%) C
8 72 (1.09%) Python
9 71 (1.07%) PHP
10 48 (0.72%) C#
11 46 (0.69%) JavaScript
11 46 (0.69%) VBA
12 45 (0.68%) Ruby
13 36 (0.54%) T-SQL
14 24 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.18%) C++
16 11 (0.17%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.091%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.076%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1290 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 850 (12.84%) MCSE
3 592 (8.94%) Degree
4 560 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
5 550 (8.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 484 (7.31%) Citrix Certification
7 429 (6.48%) CCNA
8 423 (6.39%) MCSA
9 396 (5.98%) Security Cleared
10 375 (5.66%) CCA
11 346 (5.23%) MCITP
12 318 (4.80%) MCP
13 271 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
14 264 (3.99%) SC Cleared
15 206 (3.11%) CCNP
16 121 (1.83%) CCEE
17 83 (1.25%) MCTS
18 72 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 67 (1.01%) DV Cleared
20 65 (0.98%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 630 (9.51%) SLA
2 106 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 53 (0.80%) QA
5 20 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.21%) COBIT
8 7 (0.11%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.030%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.030%) GxP
10 1 (0.015%) HL7
10 1 (0.015%) DICOM
10 1 (0.015%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3450 (52.10%) Active Directory
2 2767 (41.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1956 (29.54%) XenApp
4 1012 (15.28%) Hyper-V
5 831 (12.55%) XenDesktop
6 813 (12.28%) vSphere
7 495 (7.48%) VMware ESX
8 478 (7.22%) XenServer
9 429 (6.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 313 (4.73%) Terminal Services
11 288 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
12 184 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 133 (2.01%) Terminal Server
14 110 (1.66%) vCloud
15 103 (1.56%) Xen
16 65 (0.98%) UAG
17 62 (0.94%) VMware Server
18 56 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
19 52 (0.79%) ISA Server
20 47 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 912 (13.77%) SCCM
2 285 (4.30%) SCOM
2 285 (4.30%) Backup Exec
3 187 (2.82%) WSUS
4 143 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 110 (1.66%) Puppet
6 108 (1.63%) NetBackup
7 95 (1.43%) AirWatch
8 83 (1.25%) XenMobile
9 71 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 54 (0.82%) Nagios
11 52 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
12 50 (0.76%) SCVMM
13 48 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 45 (0.68%) ARCserve
15 43 (0.65%) Hyperic
16 39 (0.59%) ZABBIX
16 39 (0.59%) EdgeSight
17 38 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 35 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4286 (64.72%) VMware
2 3705 (55.95%) Microsoft
3 1828 (27.60%) Cisco
4 979 (14.78%) HP
5 643 (9.71%) NetApp
6 479 (7.23%) Symantec
7 420 (6.34%) Oracle
8 367 (5.54%) Dell
9 362 (5.47%) EMC
10 358 (5.41%) AppSense
11 287 (4.33%) Juniper
12 283 (4.27%) Red Hat
13 250 (3.78%) CheckPoint
14 203 (3.07%) Veeam
15 198 (2.99%) IBM
16 191 (2.88%) Apple
17 185 (2.79%) SolarWinds
18 174 (2.63%) Avaya
19 161 (2.43%) F5
20 160 (2.42%) 3PAR
City, London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension, Private Healthcare, Life Assurance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Pertemps IT
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benfits & training & car
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Life Insurance, Company Pension Sche
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Riding
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Final Salary Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + Bens. Depending on Experie
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 15 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: c£39,600
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago