Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 November 2017 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 117 62
Rank change year-on-year -9 -55 +15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 323 326 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.46% 2.62% 4.15%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 5.88% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 229 257 418
North West median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £18,700 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £65,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6138 5548 5695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.67% 44.52% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4761 4426 4544
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix in the North West.

Salary trend for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Manchester -22 134 £35,000 -17.65% 12
Cheshire -3 101 £32,625 +0.38% 5
Merseyside -12 48 £46,250 +42.31% 1
Lancashire +14 24 £52,500 +65.35%
Cumbria +1 1 £24,000 -54.29%
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 240 (74.30%) Windows
2 171 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 171 (52.94%) VMware
3 157 (48.61%) Microsoft
4 101 (31.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 100 (30.96%) Hyper-V
6 95 (29.41%) ITIL
7 92 (28.48%) Windows Server
8 70 (21.67%) Windows 7
9 68 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 68 (21.05%) Office 365
10 65 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 62 (19.20%) DNS
12 61 (18.89%) MS Exchange
12 61 (18.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 60 (18.58%) XenApp
14 57 (17.65%) Cisco
14 57 (17.65%) Data Centre
15 54 (16.72%) Windows 10
16 52 (16.10%) DHCP
17 48 (14.86%) WAN
17 48 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 48 (14.86%) SAN
18 45 (13.93%) LAN
18 45 (13.93%) VPN
19 44 (13.62%) SCCM
20 43 (13.31%) Microsoft Office
21 41 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
21 41 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2013
22 40 (12.38%) Finance

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 61 (18.89%) MS Exchange
2 41 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 35 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (10.22%) Skype for Business
5 12 (3.72%) IBM Notes
5 12 (3.72%) IIS
5 12 (3.72%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.62%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 43 (13.31%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.62%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.31%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 68 (21.05%) Office 365
2 61 (18.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (9.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.55%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.62%) IaaS
7 2 (0.62%) PaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (19.20%) DNS
2 52 (16.10%) DHCP
3 48 (14.86%) SAN
3 48 (14.86%) WAN
4 45 (13.93%) LAN
4 45 (13.93%) VPN
5 27 (8.36%) Skype
6 25 (7.74%) TCP/IP
7 20 (6.19%) Firewall
8 15 (4.64%) VoIP
9 13 (4.02%) Remote Desktop
9 13 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (3.10%) NetScaler
11 8 (2.48%) VLAN
12 6 (1.86%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.24%) NAS
14 3 (0.93%) FCoE
14 3 (0.93%) Network Security
14 3 (0.93%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.62%) MySQL
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.93%) JMeter
1 3 (0.93%) LoadRunner
1 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 40 (12.38%) Finance
2 14 (4.33%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.02%) Banking
3 13 (4.02%) Legal
4 12 (3.72%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.79%) Law
6 5 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.24%) Back Office
7 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.93%) Advertising
8 3 (0.93%) Billing
8 3 (0.93%) Publishing
8 3 (0.93%) Retail
9 2 (0.62%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (18.58%) Analyst
2 50 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (11.46%) Support Engineer
4 35 (10.84%) Service Analyst
5 32 (9.91%) Service Desk Analyst
6 31 (9.60%) Desktop Support
7 29 (8.98%) Citrix Engineer
8 28 (8.67%) IT Manager
8 28 (8.67%) Systems Engineer
9 26 (8.05%) IT Support
10 25 (7.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 18 (5.57%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (5.57%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (5.26%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.26%) Team Leader
13 16 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (4.95%) IT Engineer
14 15 (4.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 15 (4.64%) Active Directory Analyst
14 15 (4.64%) Desktop Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.93%) HTML
1 3 (0.93%) HTML5
2 2 (0.62%) COM
2 2 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.57%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.64%) Driving Licence
3 15 (4.64%) Fat Client
3 15 (4.64%) Thin Client
4 10 (3.10%) Life Science
5 9 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.17%) iPad
7 5 (1.55%) iPhone
8 4 (1.24%) Replication
8 4 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.93%) CMDB
9 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.62%) BYOD
10 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.62%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.31%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 240 (74.30%) Windows
2 92 (28.48%) Windows Server
3 70 (21.67%) Windows 7
4 68 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (16.72%) Windows 10
7 19 (5.88%) Linux
8 15 (4.64%) Windows 8
9 13 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.79%) Android
11 6 (1.86%) Unix
12 5 (1.55%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.93%) AIX
13 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.31%) CentOS
14 1 (0.31%) Debian
14 1 (0.31%) SUSE
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (29.41%) ITIL
2 34 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (10.22%) Validation
4 30 (9.29%) Product Management
5 29 (8.98%) Change Management
6 16 (4.95%) Project Management
6 16 (4.95%) Service Delivery
7 15 (4.64%) Mentoring
8 14 (4.33%) DevOps
8 14 (4.33%) Problem Management
8 14 (4.33%) Service Management
9 12 (3.72%) Proactive Monitoring
9 12 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (3.41%) Infrastructure Management
11 10 (3.10%) ITIL V3
11 10 (3.10%) Presales
11 10 (3.10%) Runbook
12 9 (2.79%) Configuration Management
13 8 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (2.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.84%) PowerShell
2 20 (6.19%) SQL
3 5 (1.55%) VB
3 5 (1.55%) VBScript
4 3 (0.93%) C
4 3 (0.93%) C#
4 3 (0.93%) Java
4 3 (0.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.93%) Python
4 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (8.98%) MCSA
3 26 (8.05%) Degree
4 23 (7.12%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (5.88%) CCA
6 18 (5.57%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (5.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (4.95%) MCSE
8 12 (3.72%) MCP
9 11 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.17%) CCNA
12 6 (1.86%) NCDA
13 5 (1.55%) MCITP
13 5 (1.55%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.24%) CCIE
14 4 (1.24%) CCNP
14 4 (1.24%) VCP5
15 3 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
16 2 (0.62%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.46%) SLA
2 32 (9.91%) QA
3 10 (3.10%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.17%) GDPR
4 7 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 171 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 101 (31.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (30.96%) Hyper-V
4 60 (18.58%) XenApp
5 30 (9.29%) XenDesktop
6 18 (5.57%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.33%) vSphere
8 8 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (2.17%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.24%) XenServer
11 3 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.62%) NFS
13 1 (0.31%) KVM
13 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.31%) Varnish
13 1 (0.31%) vCloud
13 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (13.62%) SCCM
2 27 (8.36%) SCOM
3 19 (5.88%) WSUS
4 13 (4.02%) EdgeSight
4 13 (4.02%) Nagios
5 11 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.24%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.93%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.62%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.62%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.31%) cPanel
9 1 (0.31%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.31%) Plesk
9 1 (0.31%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 171 (52.94%) VMware
2 157 (48.61%) Microsoft
3 57 (17.65%) Cisco
4 32 (9.91%) HP
5 30 (9.29%) Google
6 28 (8.67%) Dell
7 26 (8.05%) NetApp
8 22 (6.81%) Symantec
9 19 (5.88%) EqualLogic
10 15 (4.64%) CommVault
11 14 (4.33%) Veeam
12 12 (3.72%) Lotus
13 9 (2.79%) Apple
14 8 (2.48%) EMC
15 7 (2.17%) IBM
16 6 (1.86%) McAfee
16 6 (1.86%) SAP
16 6 (1.86%) Wyse
17 5 (1.55%) Oracle
18 4 (1.24%) Red Hat