Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 130 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 -72 +15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 311 300 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.43% 2.45% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.11% 5.57% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 217 227 402
North West median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £55,386 £63,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 6,084 5,384 5,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.60% 43.98% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,770 4,337 4,133
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,450
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +4.28% -

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 -20 126 £32,000 -20.00% 24
Cheshire +4 91 £32,625 +5.24% 16
Merseyside +4 53 £41,000 +11.56% 10
Lancashire +25 23 £52,500 +144.19% 2
Cumbria - 4 £24,000 - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 244 (78.46%) Windows
2 172 (55.31%) Active Directory
3 163 (52.41%) VMware
4 149 (47.91%) Microsoft
5 114 (36.66%) Hyper-V
6 101 (32.48%) Windows Server
7 91 (29.26%) ITIL
8 88 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 73 (23.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 72 (23.15%) Office 365
11 71 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 70 (22.51%) Windows 7
13 64 (20.58%) XenApp
14 62 (19.94%) MS Exchange
15 59 (18.97%) SCCM
16 55 (17.68%) Windows 10
16 55 (17.68%) Microsoft Office
17 53 (17.04%) Data Centre
18 52 (16.72%) SLA
18 52 (16.72%) Cisco
19 51 (16.40%) DNS
19 51 (16.40%) Microsoft Azure
20 50 (16.08%) WAN
21 49 (15.76%) LAN
22 45 (14.47%) DHCP
23 44 (14.15%) VPN
24 41 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
25 40 (12.86%) SAN
25 40 (12.86%) Finance
26 39 (12.54%) Exchange Server 2013

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 62 (19.94%) MS Exchange
2 39 (12.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 33 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (9.00%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.22%) IIS
6 8 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.25%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.93%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.64%) Apache
9 2 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.64%) Confluence
9 2 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 55 (17.68%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.57%) Elite 3E
2 7 (2.25%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.96%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.64%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 72 (23.15%) Office 365
2 51 (16.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (6.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.96%) IaaS
5 3 (0.96%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.96%) PaaS
6 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) G Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (16.40%) DNS
2 50 (16.08%) WAN
3 49 (15.76%) LAN
4 45 (14.47%) DHCP
5 44 (14.15%) VPN
6 40 (12.86%) SAN
7 28 (9.00%) TCP/IP
8 24 (7.72%) Firewall
9 20 (6.43%) VoIP
10 14 (4.50%) Skype
11 13 (4.18%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (3.86%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (2.25%) MPLS
13 7 (2.25%) NetScaler
14 6 (1.93%) VLAN
15 5 (1.61%) iSCSI
15 5 (1.61%) Wireless
16 4 (1.29%) SMTP
17 3 (0.96%) NAS
17 3 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.64%) MySQL
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.29%) Subversion
2 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.32%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.32%) JMeter
4 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.32%) MSI
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (12.86%) Finance
2 13 (4.18%) Legal
3 12 (3.86%) Banking
4 10 (3.22%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.89%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.89%) Law
6 5 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.96%) Back Office
8 3 (0.96%) Billing
8 3 (0.96%) German Language
9 2 (0.64%) Advertising
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 2 (0.64%) Retail
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (20.26%) Analyst
2 45 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (13.50%) Support Engineer
4 35 (11.25%) Service Analyst
5 32 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 30 (9.65%) Desktop Support
7 28 (9.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 28 (9.00%) IT Manager
8 27 (8.68%) IT Support
9 25 (8.04%) Systems Engineer
10 23 (7.40%) 3rd Line Support
10 23 (7.40%) Citrix Engineer
10 23 (7.40%) Support Analyst
11 20 (6.43%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (6.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (5.47%) IT Analyst
12 17 (5.47%) Team Leader
13 16 (5.14%) Active Directory Analyst
14 15 (4.82%) Administrator
14 15 (4.82%) Desktop Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.61%) Node.js
1 5 (1.61%) Web Services
2 2 (0.64%) COM
2 2 (0.64%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.32%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.14%) Driving Licence
3 12 (3.86%) Fat Client
3 12 (3.86%) Thin Client
4 11 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.89%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.25%) Life Science
8 5 (1.61%) iPad
8 5 (1.61%) iPhone
8 5 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.64%) BYOD
10 2 (0.64%) Replication
10 2 (0.64%) Wiki
11 1 (0.32%) Clustering
11 1 (0.32%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.32%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 244 (78.46%) Windows
2 101 (32.48%) Windows Server
3 73 (23.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (22.51%) Windows 7
6 55 (17.68%) Windows 10
7 21 (6.75%) Linux
8 13 (4.18%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.22%) Unix
11 9 (2.89%) Android
12 7 (2.25%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.29%) Debian
14 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.64%) AIX
15 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.32%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.32%) Solaris
16 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.26%) ITIL
2 34 (10.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (7.07%) Product Management
4 21 (6.75%) Validation
5 20 (6.43%) Proactive Monitoring
6 18 (5.79%) Service Management
7 17 (5.47%) Mentoring
8 15 (4.82%) Change Management
8 15 (4.82%) Service Delivery
9 13 (4.18%) ITIL V3
10 11 (3.54%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (3.54%) Project Management
11 10 (3.22%) Runbook
12 9 (2.89%) Problem Management
13 8 (2.57%) DevOps
14 7 (2.25%) Presales
14 7 (2.25%) PRINCE2
14 7 (2.25%) Trend Analysis
15 6 (1.93%) Configuration Management
15 6 (1.93%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 31 (9.97%) SQL
3 6 (1.93%) Java
4 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.61%) C++
4 5 (1.61%) Groovy
4 5 (1.61%) PHP
4 5 (1.61%) Ruby
5 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) C
6 1 (0.32%) C#
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (7.72%) MCSA
3 22 (7.07%) Degree
4 17 (5.47%) Citrix Certification
4 17 (5.47%) MCP
5 15 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (4.50%) CCA
7 12 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (3.54%) MCSE
9 8 (2.57%) MCITP
10 6 (1.93%) NCDA
10 6 (1.93%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.96%) MOS
12 3 (0.96%) VCP5
13 1 (0.32%) CCNA
13 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.32%) MCDST
13 1 (0.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.72%) SLA
2 21 (6.75%) QA
3 15 (4.82%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.89%) GDPR
5 6 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 172 (55.31%) Active Directory
2 114 (36.66%) Hyper-V
3 88 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (20.58%) XenApp
5 32 (10.29%) XenDesktop
6 20 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.25%) vSphere
9 4 (1.29%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.96%) Docker
10 3 (0.96%) LXC
10 3 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.96%) Xen
10 3 (0.96%) XenServer
11 2 (0.64%) NFS
11 2 (0.64%) Varnish
11 2 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.32%) vCloud
12 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 59 (18.97%) SCCM
2 24 (7.72%) SCOM
3 15 (4.82%) Nagios
4 14 (4.50%) WSUS
5 13 (4.18%) EdgeSight
6 7 (2.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (2.25%) XenMobile
7 5 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.96%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.96%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.64%) Grafana
9 2 (0.64%) Graphite
9 2 (0.64%) Graylog
9 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.64%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.32%) Nessus
10 1 (0.32%) Nmap
Vendors
1 163 (52.41%) VMware
2 149 (47.91%) Microsoft
3 52 (16.72%) Cisco
4 23 (7.40%) HP
5 22 (7.07%) Google
6 20 (6.43%) Dell
6 20 (6.43%) NetApp
7 15 (4.82%) Symantec
8 13 (4.18%) EqualLogic
8 13 (4.18%) IBM
9 10 (3.22%) Capita
9 10 (3.22%) CommVault
10 9 (2.89%) Veeam
11 7 (2.25%) EMC
11 7 (2.25%) Intapp
12 6 (1.93%) F5
12 6 (1.93%) Lotus
13 5 (1.61%) Apple
13 5 (1.61%) McAfee
13 5 (1.61%) SAP