Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 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
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 157 134
Rank change year-on-year -18 -23 -51
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 182 249 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.80% 2.02% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 4.48% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 153 180 256
North West median annual salary £33,500 £34,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +0.74% -3.57%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,225 £22,750
90th Percentile £49,750 £55,000 £55,818
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%

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 4,146 5,555 5,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.04% 45.17% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,070 4,425 4,517
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,170 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 2019. 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 +19 102 £32,500 - 9
Cheshire -4 43 £29,250 -13.97% 3
Merseyside +7 29 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Lancashire -25 7 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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.

1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 117 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 110 (60.44%) Microsoft
4 89 (48.90%) VMware
5 78 (42.86%) ITIL
6 72 (39.56%) Office 365
7 67 (36.81%) Cisco
8 62 (34.07%) Windows Server
9 53 (29.12%) MS Exchange
10 52 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
11 51 (28.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (25.82%) Windows 7
13 46 (25.27%) XenApp
14 43 (23.63%) Windows 10
15 41 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 37 (20.33%) Microsoft Office
17 36 (19.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 35 (19.23%) DNS
19 34 (18.68%) XenDesktop
19 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
20 33 (18.13%) DHCP
20 33 (18.13%) SCCM
21 28 (15.38%) Hyper-V
22 27 (14.84%) Veeam
22 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
22 27 (14.84%) Service Management
23 26 (14.29%) Finance
23 26 (14.29%) MCP
24 25 (13.74%) Firewall
25 24 (13.19%) NetApp

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 53 (29.12%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.64%) Skype for Business
3 15 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.04%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 37 (20.33%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.20%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 72 (39.56%) Office 365
2 41 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.23%) DNS
2 33 (18.13%) DHCP
3 25 (13.74%) Firewall
4 24 (13.19%) VPN
5 22 (12.09%) SAN
6 21 (11.54%) LAN
7 20 (10.99%) WAN
8 19 (10.44%) Skype
9 18 (9.89%) NetScaler
10 17 (9.34%) TCP/IP
11 16 (8.79%) VoIP
11 16 (8.79%) Wireless
12 8 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (3.85%) Network Security
14 6 (3.30%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (3.30%) NAS
15 5 (2.75%) Internet
15 5 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
16 2 (1.10%) VSAN
16 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (3.85%) Banking
3 4 (2.20%) Games
3 4 (2.20%) Law
3 4 (2.20%) Marketing
3 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.65%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (14.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 26 (14.29%) Analyst
4 25 (13.74%) Support Engineer
5 23 (12.64%) IT Engineer
6 22 (12.09%) IT Support
7 18 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) Service Analyst
9 13 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (6.59%) Team Leader
11 11 (6.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (6.04%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (5.49%) 1st Line Support
12 10 (5.49%) IT Support Engineer
12 10 (5.49%) Technical Leader
13 9 (4.95%) IT Analyst
13 9 (4.95%) Service Desk Engineer
13 9 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) Software Packaging
2 4 (2.20%) .NET
3 2 (1.10%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.10%) SAML
4 1 (0.55%) JSON
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.55%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.34%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (8.24%) Replication
4 11 (6.04%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.40%) iPad
6 7 (3.85%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.30%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.30%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.30%) iPhone
8 4 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.65%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.65%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.65%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.10%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.55%) Clustering
11 1 (0.55%) CMDB
11 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 62 (34.07%) Windows Server
3 47 (25.82%) Windows 7
4 43 (23.63%) Windows 10
5 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (10.44%) Linux
8 15 (8.24%) Mac OS X
8 15 (8.24%) Windows 8
9 13 (7.14%) Android
10 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (3.85%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.75%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (2.20%) CentOS
14 3 (1.65%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.10%) SUSE
16 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (42.86%) ITIL
2 52 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (19.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 27 (14.84%) Service Management
5 22 (12.09%) Incident Management
6 16 (8.79%) Problem Management
7 15 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.14%) Line Management
10 12 (6.59%) Creative Thinking
11 11 (6.04%) Process Management
11 11 (6.04%) Server Management
12 10 (5.49%) Analytical Thinking
12 10 (5.49%) Information Security
12 10 (5.49%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.49%) Proactive Monitoring
13 9 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.95%) ITIL V3
13 9 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (4.95%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.24%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.69%) SQL
3 4 (2.20%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.10%) VB
5 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.29%) MCP
3 22 (12.09%) MCSA
4 17 (9.34%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (8.79%) MCSE
6 10 (5.49%) MCITP
6 10 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.40%) CCNA
7 8 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.75%) Degree
10 4 (2.20%) CCNP
10 4 (2.20%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.10%) VCAP
12 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.55%) CCIE
12 1 (0.55%) MOS
12 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.55%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.19%) SLA
2 9 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) GDPR
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 117 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 51 (28.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (25.27%) XenApp
4 34 (18.68%) XenDesktop
5 28 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 16 (8.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 15 (8.24%) Terminal Server
8 10 (5.49%) vSphere
9 8 (4.40%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (3.30%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.10%) BitLocker
12 2 (1.10%) MetaFrame
12 2 (1.10%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.55%) vCloud
13 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (18.13%) SCCM
2 9 (4.95%) XenMobile
3 6 (3.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (2.75%) WSUS
5 4 (2.20%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.20%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.20%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.65%) Nagios
7 2 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.10%) SCOM
7 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.55%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.55%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 110 (60.44%) Microsoft
2 89 (48.90%) VMware
3 67 (36.81%) Cisco
4 27 (14.84%) Veeam
5 24 (13.19%) Apple
5 24 (13.19%) NetApp
6 17 (9.34%) HP
7 14 (7.69%) Ivanti
8 10 (5.49%) Avaya
8 10 (5.49%) Fortinet
9 9 (4.95%) Nimble Storage
10 8 (4.40%) Meraki
11 6 (3.30%) Dell
11 6 (3.30%) EMC
12 5 (2.75%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.20%) CODA
13 4 (2.20%) McAfee
13 4 (2.20%) Polycom
13 4 (2.20%) Sun
14 3 (1.65%) Mitel