Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 128 128
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -61
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 304 326 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.66% 2.49% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 5.99% 5.39% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 241 226 243
North West median annual salary £36,000 £34,150 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% -5.14% -4.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £65,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 5,071 6,043 5,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.41% 46.10% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,047 4,675 4,427
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,800 £66,250 £59,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +31 171 £36,000 +7.46% 23
Merseyside +17 56 £32,500 -26.55% 4
Cheshire -15 54 £42,500 +34.92% 9
Lancashire +5 21 £29,500 -43.81% 10
Cumbria +2 1 £25,000 +4.17%
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 216 (71.05%) Windows
2 203 (66.78%) Active Directory
3 167 (54.93%) VMware
4 145 (47.70%) Microsoft
5 101 (33.22%) Windows Server
6 93 (30.59%) Office 365
7 91 (29.93%) Cisco
8 90 (29.61%) ITIL
9 85 (27.96%) XenApp
10 82 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 69 (22.70%) MS Exchange
12 68 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
13 61 (20.07%) LAN
13 61 (20.07%) SAN
14 60 (19.74%) WAN
14 60 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 58 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
16 54 (17.76%) Hyper-V
17 52 (17.11%) XenDesktop
17 52 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 52 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
18 50 (16.45%) Finance
19 48 (15.79%) Firewall
20 45 (14.80%) Windows 10
21 43 (14.14%) Windows 7
22 42 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2010
22 42 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
23 37 (12.17%) DNS
24 36 (11.84%) SQL
24 36 (11.84%) Data Centre

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 69 (22.70%) MS Exchange
2 42 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (9.87%) SharePoint
4 23 (7.57%) IIS
5 21 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (6.25%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.30%) CMS
9 4 (1.32%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.99%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 93 (30.59%) Office 365
2 58 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.32%) SaaS
6 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.66%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.07%) LAN
1 61 (20.07%) SAN
2 60 (19.74%) WAN
3 48 (15.79%) Firewall
4 37 (12.17%) DNS
5 33 (10.86%) VoIP
6 26 (8.55%) DHCP
7 25 (8.22%) TCP/IP
8 24 (7.89%) NetScaler
9 16 (5.26%) Wireless
10 15 (4.93%) Network Security
11 13 (4.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (4.28%) iSCSI
11 13 (4.28%) Skype
11 13 (4.28%) VPN
12 12 (3.95%) NAS
12 12 (3.95%) VLAN
13 10 (3.29%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.66%) MS Access
6 1 (0.33%) MySQL
6 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (16.45%) Finance
2 13 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.96%) Legal
4 7 (2.30%) Publishing
5 6 (1.97%) Banking
5 6 (1.97%) Law
5 6 (1.97%) Marketing
6 5 (1.64%) Retail
7 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.99%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (15.79%) Analyst
2 33 (10.86%) IT Support
3 31 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (9.54%) IT Analyst
5 24 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.57%) Support Analyst
7 22 (7.24%) Active Directory Analyst
7 22 (7.24%) Service Desk Engineer
8 19 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 19 (6.25%) Architect
8 19 (6.25%) IT Engineer
8 19 (6.25%) IT Manager
8 19 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
9 17 (5.59%) IT Support Analyst
9 17 (5.59%) Support Engineer
10 16 (5.26%) Service Analyst
10 16 (5.26%) Support Technician
11 15 (4.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 15 (4.93%) Citrix Engineer
11 15 (4.93%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.30%) .NET
1 7 (2.30%) HTML
1 7 (2.30%) XML
2 2 (0.66%) Middleware
2 2 (0.66%) OAuth
2 2 (0.66%) SAML
2 2 (0.66%) Web Services
3 1 (0.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.84%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.93%) Driving Licence
4 12 (3.95%) Replication
5 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.64%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.64%) CMDB
8 5 (1.64%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.64%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.99%) Clustering
9 3 (0.99%) SCADA
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) iPad
10 2 (0.66%) User Experience
11 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.33%) PMI
11 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 216 (71.05%) Windows
2 101 (33.22%) Windows Server
3 60 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (14.80%) Windows 10
6 43 (14.14%) Windows 7
7 14 (4.61%) Linux
8 12 (3.95%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.62%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.99%) Android
10 3 (0.99%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.99%) Unix
10 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.61%) ITIL
2 68 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 28 (9.21%) Service Management
5 26 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (7.57%) Presales
6 23 (7.57%) Programme Management
7 20 (6.58%) Load Balancing
8 19 (6.25%) Project Management
8 19 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 17 (5.59%) Coaching
9 17 (5.59%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.93%) Customer Requirements
10 15 (4.93%) ITIL V3
10 15 (4.93%) Migration
10 15 (4.93%) PRINCE2
11 14 (4.61%) CRM
12 13 (4.28%) Change Management
12 13 (4.28%) Mentoring
12 13 (4.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (11.84%) SQL
2 17 (5.59%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.97%) VBScript
4 2 (0.66%) Python
5 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.88%) MCSE
3 25 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (7.24%) MCP
5 19 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.92%) MCSA
7 16 (5.26%) CCNA
8 14 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.62%) Degree
10 10 (3.29%) MCITP
11 9 (2.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.64%) DBS Check
14 4 (1.32%) CCNP
14 4 (1.32%) MCTS
15 3 (0.99%) CCA
15 3 (0.99%) CCDP
15 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.99%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.24%) SLA
2 18 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.93%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.62%) GDPR
5 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 203 (66.78%) Active Directory
2 85 (27.96%) XenApp
3 82 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (17.76%) Hyper-V
5 52 (17.11%) XenDesktop
6 17 (5.59%) Terminal Server
7 13 (4.28%) vSphere
8 11 (3.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (3.62%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.30%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.97%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (1.97%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.97%) XenServer
11 4 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.66%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.66%) Xen
13 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (10.20%) SCCM
2 13 (4.28%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.96%) SCOM
4 6 (1.97%) vCenter Server
5 5 (1.64%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.64%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.64%) WSUS
6 4 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.99%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.99%) SmoothWall
8 2 (0.66%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.66%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.66%) SCSM
9 1 (0.33%) Ansible
9 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 167 (54.93%) VMware
2 145 (47.70%) Microsoft
3 91 (29.93%) Cisco
4 27 (8.88%) Veeam
5 23 (7.57%) Dell
6 21 (6.91%) EMC
7 20 (6.58%) NetApp
8 16 (5.26%) Apple
9 14 (4.61%) Avaya
10 12 (3.95%) Ivanti
11 10 (3.29%) HP
12 9 (2.96%) Fortinet
13 8 (2.63%) Dell Compellent
13 8 (2.63%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.30%) EqualLogic
15 6 (1.97%) Extreme Networks
15 6 (1.97%) Nortel
15 6 (1.97%) Wyse
16 5 (1.64%) Forcepoint
16 5 (1.64%) ServiceNow