Period
to 17 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Citrix
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 149 158
Rank change year-on-year -60 +9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 922 2,749 3,123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.65% 2.36% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.37% 5.66% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 878 2,379 2,650
Median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +3.66%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 21,086 48,549 58,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.77% 41.62% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,738 37,806 46,288
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in England

Citrix
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix in England.

Salary trend for Citrix in England

Citrix
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Citrix in England

Citrix
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -76 326 £60,000 +20.00% 41
South East -32 174 £39,000 +4.00% 38
North of England -39 149 £35,000 -6.67% 38
Midlands -25 133 £37,500 -6.25% 32
South West +43 95 £33,000 -12.00% 9
West Midlands -25 85 £35,000 -14.33% 23
North West -16 77 £35,000 -1.41% 25
Yorkshire -42 59 £28,000 -34.12% 10
East Midlands +4 48 £40,000 +3.90% 9
East of England +16 39 £48,750 +20.37% 16
North East +3 13 £40,000 +81.82% 3
Citrix
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, IT jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 689 (74.73%) Windows
2 615 (66.70%) VMware
3 596 (64.64%) Microsoft
4 563 (61.06%) Active Directory
5 487 (52.82%) Office 365
6 414 (44.90%) Azure
7 382 (41.43%) Windows Server
8 346 (37.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 277 (30.04%) ITIL
10 258 (27.98%) Cisco
11 248 (26.90%) DNS
12 219 (23.75%) PowerShell
13 217 (23.54%) XenApp
14 211 (22.89%) SCCM
14 211 (22.89%) Windows 10
15 196 (21.26%) DHCP
16 194 (21.04%) Firewall
17 184 (19.96%) Hyper-V
18 181 (19.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 170 (18.44%) MS Exchange
20 162 (17.57%) XenDesktop
21 142 (15.40%) SLA
22 136 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
22 136 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
23 135 (14.64%) SAN
24 133 (14.43%) NetScaler
25 130 (14.10%) AWS
26 127 (13.77%) Finance
27 120 (13.02%) TCP/IP
28 119 (12.91%) SQL

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 170 (18.44%) MS Exchange
2 95 (10.30%) SharePoint
3 48 (5.21%) IIS
4 34 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (2.49%) Skype for Business
7 11 (1.19%) Confluence
7 11 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.43%) Apache
9 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.33%) CMS
11 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 136 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.11%) BASE24
2 1 (0.11%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 487 (52.82%) Office 365
2 414 (44.90%) Azure
3 130 (14.10%) AWS
4 75 (8.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 54 (5.86%) IaaS
6 40 (4.34%) PaaS
7 37 (4.01%) SaaS
8 25 (2.71%) OneDrive
9 24 (2.60%) Mimecast
10 12 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
10 12 (1.30%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.30%) Route 53
10 12 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (1.08%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.65%) BPaaS
13 6 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.54%) GCP
14 5 (0.54%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 248 (26.90%) DNS
2 196 (21.26%) DHCP
3 194 (21.04%) Firewall
4 135 (14.64%) SAN
5 133 (14.43%) NetScaler
6 120 (13.02%) TCP/IP
7 93 (10.09%) VPN
8 91 (9.87%) WAN
9 89 (9.65%) LAN
10 70 (7.59%) VoIP
11 44 (4.77%) VLAN
12 39 (4.23%) Skype
13 31 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
14 29 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
15 28 (3.04%) Cisco ASA
16 27 (2.93%) Unified Communications
17 26 (2.82%) Internet
18 24 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
19 22 (2.39%) SSL
19 22 (2.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.45%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.22%) MySQL
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.22%) Power BI
5 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2019
5 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.11%) GIS
6 1 (0.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.11%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (0.54%) Bitbucket
3 5 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.33%) GitLab
4 3 (0.33%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.33%) MSI
5 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.22%) JIRA
6 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 127 (13.77%) Finance
2 64 (6.94%) Legal
3 45 (4.88%) Public Sector
4 33 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.15%) Law
6 25 (2.71%) Banking
7 23 (2.49%) Digital Economy
8 12 (1.30%) Games
8 12 (1.30%) Retail
9 11 (1.19%) Local Government
10 8 (0.87%) Marketing
10 8 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.65%) Advertising
11 6 (0.65%) Back Office
12 5 (0.54%) Social Housing
13 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
13 3 (0.33%) Housing Association
14 2 (0.22%) Front Office
14 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 163 (17.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 152 (16.49%) Analyst
3 141 (15.29%) Support Engineer
4 85 (9.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 79 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 75 (8.13%) IT Support
7 67 (7.27%) IT Engineer
8 65 (7.05%) Citrix Engineer
9 63 (6.83%) IT Analyst
10 57 (6.18%) Architect
11 55 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
11 55 (5.97%) Support Analyst
12 53 (5.75%) Service Analyst
13 52 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 50 (5.42%) Team Leader
15 49 (5.31%) Service Desk Analyst
16 40 (4.34%) Administrator
17 39 (4.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 38 (4.12%) Citrix Support
18 38 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.06%) LDAP
1 19 (2.06%) Web Services
2 16 (1.74%) XMPP
3 9 (0.98%) JSON
3 9 (0.98%) WSH
4 3 (0.33%) .NET
4 3 (0.33%) COM
5 2 (0.22%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.22%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (0.22%) XML
6 1 (0.11%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.11%) ADSI
6 1 (0.11%) CSS
6 1 (0.11%) Havok
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
6 1 (0.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 107 (11.61%) Data Centre
2 47 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 41 (4.45%) Public Cloud
4 33 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (3.15%) Replication
6 25 (2.71%) Smartphone
7 24 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.60%) Driving Licence
8 23 (2.49%) Clustering
9 16 (1.74%) iPhone
10 15 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
11 14 (1.52%) Fat Client
11 14 (1.52%) Thin Client
12 13 (1.41%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.19%) User Experience
15 10 (1.08%) Blackberry
16 9 (0.98%) Private Cloud
17 7 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 689 (74.73%) Windows
2 382 (41.43%) Windows Server
3 211 (22.89%) Windows 10
4 136 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 113 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (10.95%) Windows Server 2016
7 66 (7.16%) Linux
7 66 (7.16%) Windows Server 2019
8 55 (5.97%) Windows 7
9 28 (3.04%) Windows 8
10 27 (2.93%) Android
11 17 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (1.41%) Data ONTAP
12 13 (1.41%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.19%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.19%) Unix
14 6 (0.65%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.54%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (30.04%) ITIL
2 181 (19.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 104 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
4 72 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 68 (7.38%) Service Management
6 57 (6.18%) Migration
6 57 (6.18%) Project Management
7 53 (5.75%) High Availability
8 51 (5.53%) Document Management
8 51 (5.53%) Service Delivery
9 48 (5.21%) Project Delivery
10 45 (4.88%) Presales
11 44 (4.77%) Problem Management
12 42 (4.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 41 (4.45%) Change Management
14 40 (4.34%) Line Management
15 39 (4.23%) Mentoring
16 35 (3.80%) Load Balancing
17 34 (3.69%) DevOps
17 34 (3.69%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 219 (23.75%) PowerShell
2 119 (12.91%) SQL
3 13 (1.41%) VB
4 12 (1.30%) VBScript
5 11 (1.19%) Python
6 7 (0.76%) C#
6 7 (0.76%) Java
7 6 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 6 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.11%) C++
8 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.11%) PHP
8 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (7.70%) MCSE
4 59 (6.40%) CCNA
5 40 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 39 (4.23%) MCSA
7 31 (3.36%) CCNP
7 31 (3.36%) MCP
8 29 (3.15%) Citrix Certification
8 29 (3.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 28 (3.04%) Security Cleared
10 27 (2.93%) Degree
11 25 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (2.39%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.52%) CCSA
14 11 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
15 10 (1.08%) CISSP
16 8 (0.87%) CCA
17 7 (0.76%) DV Cleared
18 6 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (15.40%) SLA
2 52 (5.64%) GDPR
3 8 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.87%) QA
4 7 (0.76%) PMO
5 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.43%) BS25999
6 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.22%) COBIT
7 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.11%) NIST
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 563 (61.06%) Active Directory
2 346 (37.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 217 (23.54%) XenApp
4 184 (19.96%) Hyper-V
5 162 (17.57%) XenDesktop
6 83 (9.00%) vSphere
7 46 (4.99%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (3.25%) Virtual Servers
9 25 (2.71%) Virtual Desktop
10 22 (2.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 20 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
12 19 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 15 (1.63%) BitLocker
14 14 (1.52%) Terminal Services
15 13 (1.41%) DFS Replication
16 10 (1.08%) Terminal Server
17 9 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
18 8 (0.87%) VMware Server
18 8 (0.87%) Xen
19 5 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 211 (22.89%) SCCM
2 83 (9.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 42 (4.56%) Ansible
3 42 (4.56%) SCOM
4 30 (3.25%) Backup Exec
5 25 (2.71%) WSUS
6 23 (2.49%) NetBackup
7 22 (2.39%) Puppet
8 21 (2.28%) vCenter Server
9 15 (1.63%) SCVMM
10 14 (1.52%) AirWatch
10 14 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.52%) Terraform
11 13 (1.41%) Kubernetes
12 11 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
12 11 (1.19%) vRealize
13 10 (1.08%) HAProxy
13 10 (1.08%) XenMobile
14 9 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (0.87%) CASB
Vendors
1 615 (66.70%) VMware
2 596 (64.64%) Microsoft
3 258 (27.98%) Cisco
4 117 (12.69%) Veeam
5 91 (9.87%) Dell
6 73 (7.92%) HP
7 68 (7.38%) NetApp
8 51 (5.53%) EMC
9 44 (4.77%) Sophos
10 39 (4.23%) SolarWinds
11 37 (4.01%) CheckPoint
12 32 (3.47%) Apple
13 30 (3.25%) Symantec
14 29 (3.15%) Oracle
15 28 (3.04%) F5
16 27 (2.93%) Meraki
17 26 (2.82%) Mitel
18 24 (2.60%) Fortinet
19 22 (2.39%) IBM
19 22 (2.39%) iManage