Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 171 157
Rank change year-on-year +58 -14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 147 184 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.33% 1.82% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 4.44% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 127 160 184
Median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% +0.74%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,775 £56,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

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 2,611 4,142 5,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.39% 40.86% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,949 3,060 4,374
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £69,835
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the North West.

Salary trend for Citrix in the North West

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix in the North West over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +21 61 £37,500 +13.64% 7
Merseyside +25 36 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Cheshire +33 34 £47,500 +66.67% 2
Lancashire +47 10 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Cumbria - 6 £35,000 -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 99 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 90 (61.22%) Windows
3 74 (50.34%) Active Directory
4 67 (45.58%) VMware
5 60 (40.82%) Windows Server
6 55 (37.41%) ITIL
7 47 (31.97%) XenApp
7 47 (31.97%) Office 365
8 44 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (28.57%) Azure
9 42 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 37 (25.17%) MS Exchange
11 34 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (21.09%) Hyper-V
13 30 (20.41%) Finance
14 29 (19.73%) Windows 10
15 27 (18.37%) SharePoint
16 25 (17.01%) XenDesktop
17 24 (16.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 24 (16.33%) SCCM
17 24 (16.33%) SQL
17 24 (16.33%) SAN
18 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (14.97%) DNS
18 22 (14.97%) Windows 7
18 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (14.29%) NetScaler
19 21 (14.29%) Cisco
20 20 (13.61%) Proactive Monitoring
21 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008

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 37 (25.17%) MS Exchange
2 27 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.40%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.72%) IIS
6 3 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 47 (31.97%) Office 365
2 42 (28.57%) Azure
3 17 (11.56%) AWS
4 13 (8.84%) IaaS
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.72%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (2.72%) Serverless
5 4 (2.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) GCP
6 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.33%) SAN
2 22 (14.97%) DNS
3 21 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 17 (11.56%) DHCP
5 16 (10.88%) Firewall
5 16 (10.88%) LAN
6 15 (10.20%) WAN
7 14 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.80%) VPN
9 7 (4.76%) Network Security
10 6 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.04%) Skype
12 2 (1.36%) BGP
12 2 (1.36%) Internet
12 2 (1.36%) MPLS
12 2 (1.36%) OSPF
12 2 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (1.36%) VSAN
12 2 (1.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.04%) MSI
3 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 30 (20.41%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Law
3 9 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (22.45%) Analyst
3 28 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 19 (12.93%) Citrix Engineer
5 17 (11.56%) Support Engineer
6 15 (10.20%) Service Analyst
6 15 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (8.84%) IT Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Exchange Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Active Directory Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.44%) IT Support
11 8 (5.44%) Office 365 Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Server Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) SharePoint Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) .NET
2 4 (2.72%) JSON
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
3 3 (2.04%) SAML
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.40%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.40%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.40%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (2.72%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.36%) Clustering
7 2 (1.36%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (61.22%) Windows
2 60 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 29 (19.73%) Windows 10
4 22 (14.97%) Windows 7
4 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.80%) Linux
7 9 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (2.04%) Unix
10 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.68%) Android
11 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) CentOS
11 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.41%) ITIL
2 42 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (13.61%) Proactive Monitoring
5 18 (12.24%) Service Management
6 17 (11.56%) Migration
6 17 (11.56%) Release Management
7 16 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (8.84%) ITIL V3
9 12 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.16%) Presales
9 12 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (6.80%) Change Management
10 10 (6.80%) ITSM
11 9 (6.12%) Incident Management
12 8 (5.44%) Business Development
13 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (4.76%) Statistics
14 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.33%) SQL
2 17 (11.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.40%) C#
3 5 (3.40%) Python
4 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.68%) Ruby
6 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.56%) Degree
2 17 (11.56%) MCSE
2 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.88%) MCSA
4 12 (8.16%) MCITP
5 11 (7.48%) MCTS
6 10 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.72%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.04%) MCP
9 2 (1.36%) CCDP
9 2 (1.36%) CCIE
9 2 (1.36%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (1.36%) CCNP
9 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.04%) GDPR
4 2 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 74 (50.34%) Active Directory
2 47 (31.97%) XenApp
3 44 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (21.09%) Hyper-V
5 25 (17.01%) XenDesktop
6 24 (16.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 18 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (10.20%) vSphere
9 6 (4.08%) Xen
10 5 (3.40%) Firmware
10 5 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (2.72%) VMware NSX
12 2 (1.36%) vCloud
12 2 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.68%) KVM
13 1 (0.68%) Varnish
13 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (16.33%) SCCM
2 10 (6.80%) XenMobile
3 7 (4.76%) Nagios
3 7 (4.76%) SCOM
4 6 (4.08%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.72%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (2.72%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.72%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.72%) Terraform
5 4 (2.72%) WSUS
6 3 (2.04%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.36%) Ansible
7 2 (1.36%) DameWare
7 2 (1.36%) OpenView
8 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.68%) Cacti
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.68%) OVSD
Vendors
1 99 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 67 (45.58%) VMware
3 21 (14.29%) Cisco
4 18 (12.24%) HP
5 14 (9.52%) ServiceNow
6 8 (5.44%) Actuate
7 6 (4.08%) Oracle
8 5 (3.40%) Dell
8 5 (3.40%) SAP
9 4 (2.72%) BMC
9 4 (2.72%) Cognos
9 4 (2.72%) DevExpress
9 4 (2.72%) F5
9 4 (2.72%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.72%) IBM
9 4 (2.72%) Sun
9 4 (2.72%) Tanium
10 3 (2.04%) Hitachi
10 3 (2.04%) Meraki
10 3 (2.04%) NetApp