Period
to 5 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 5 December 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 144 159
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 -25
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1,907 2,077 2,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.48% 2.27% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.85% 5.31% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,504 1,616 1,867
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,825 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,125 £60,100
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.90%

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 UK excluding London.

All Vendors
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32,578 39,079 44,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 42.37% 42.79% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24,844 30,107 35,403
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the UK excluding London

Citrix
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Citrix in the UK excluding London

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Citrix in the UK excluding London

Citrix
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
South East +57 661 £40,000 +5.26% 96
North of England -12 426 £35,000 +2.56% 127
Midlands +15 383 £40,000 +8.11% 75
West Midlands +11 268 £40,250 +0.63% 44
North West -2 227 £35,500 -1.39% 73
South West -4 175 £37,500 +7.14% 50
Yorkshire -7 169 £35,000 - 40
East of England -22 166 £42,500 - 36
East Midlands +16 115 £40,000 +14.29% 31
Scotland +36 54 £45,162 +21.65% 20
Wales +8 32 £32,500 -10.96% 11
North East +27 30 £22,500 -15.09% 14
Northern Ireland +12 11 £43,750 +78.57% 2
Citrix
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 1,408 (73.83%) Windows
2 1,173 (61.51%) VMware
3 1,131 (59.31%) Microsoft
4 1,103 (57.84%) Active Directory
5 790 (41.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 717 (37.60%) Windows Server
7 715 (37.49%) Office 365
8 675 (35.40%) ITIL
9 564 (29.58%) Azure
10 519 (27.22%) Cisco
11 494 (25.90%) XenApp
12 486 (25.49%) Hyper-V
13 442 (23.18%) Windows 10
14 441 (23.13%) MS Exchange
15 380 (19.93%) DNS
16 371 (19.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 368 (19.30%) Data Centre
18 359 (18.83%) Firewall
19 356 (18.67%) LAN
20 354 (18.56%) SCCM
21 351 (18.41%) DHCP
22 349 (18.30%) Microsoft Certification
23 341 (17.88%) WAN
24 313 (16.41%) Windows 7
25 287 (15.05%) Linux
26 284 (14.89%) XenDesktop
27 280 (14.68%) PowerShell
27 280 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
28 270 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
29 267 (14.00%) AWS

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 441 (23.13%) MS Exchange
2 163 (8.55%) SharePoint
3 150 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 111 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 105 (5.51%) Skype for Business
6 57 (2.99%) IIS
7 42 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (1.00%) SAS
9 12 (0.63%) Confluence
9 12 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.10%) Apache
11 2 (0.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.10%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.052%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.052%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 266 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (0.21%) Camtasia
5 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.84%) assyst
2 9 (0.47%) NetSuite
3 8 (0.42%) Elite 3E
3 8 (0.42%) Exchequer
4 6 (0.31%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.10%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.052%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.052%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 715 (37.49%) Office 365
2 564 (29.58%) Azure
3 267 (14.00%) AWS
4 76 (3.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 59 (3.09%) IaaS
6 51 (2.67%) OneDrive
7 41 (2.15%) SaaS
8 29 (1.52%) PaaS
9 28 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (1.15%) Azure Stack
11 18 (0.94%) Serverless
12 17 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (0.84%) Amazon ECS
13 16 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 15 (0.79%) Mimecast
15 13 (0.68%) Power Platform
16 10 (0.52%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 380 (19.93%) DNS
2 359 (18.83%) Firewall
3 356 (18.67%) LAN
4 351 (18.41%) DHCP
5 341 (17.88%) WAN
6 266 (13.95%) TCP/IP
7 239 (12.53%) SAN
8 157 (8.23%) VPN
9 149 (7.81%) VoIP
10 141 (7.39%) NetScaler
11 130 (6.82%) Wireless
12 103 (5.40%) Skype
13 95 (4.98%) VLAN
14 74 (3.88%) Internet
15 69 (3.62%) MPLS
15 69 (3.62%) NAS
16 68 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
17 62 (3.25%) BGP
18 61 (3.20%) OSPF
19 56 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.31%) DB2
3 21 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (0.68%) Power BI
5 12 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 11 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 9 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.31%) Big Data
11 6 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.31%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.16%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.16%) MySQL
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (2.25%) MSI
2 28 (1.47%) JIRA
3 21 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.84%) TestRail
4 16 (0.84%) Zephyr
5 14 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.26%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.21%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.16%) AdminStudio
9 3 (0.16%) AutoIt
9 3 (0.16%) Maven
9 3 (0.16%) Selenium
9 3 (0.16%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.10%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.10%) JProfiler
10 2 (0.10%) Spinnaker
General
1 202 (10.59%) Finance
2 104 (5.45%) Public Sector
3 79 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 73 (3.83%) Retail
5 67 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 64 (3.36%) Legal
7 44 (2.31%) Law
8 41 (2.15%) Banking
9 27 (1.42%) Back Office
9 27 (1.42%) Marketing
10 19 (1.00%) Electronics
11 15 (0.79%) Local Government
12 13 (0.68%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.63%) Advertising
14 10 (0.52%) Publishing
15 7 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.31%) German Language
17 4 (0.21%) Games
17 4 (0.21%) Military
17 4 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 426 (22.34%) Analyst
2 305 (15.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 216 (11.33%) Support Engineer
4 162 (8.50%) Support Analyst
5 154 (8.08%) Service Analyst
6 150 (7.87%) Service Desk Analyst
7 143 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 142 (7.45%) Consultant
9 135 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 119 (6.24%) Architect
10 119 (6.24%) IT Support
11 112 (5.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 99 (5.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 98 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support
14 90 (4.72%) IT Engineer
15 76 (3.99%) Citrix Engineer
16 70 (3.67%) Network Engineer
17 69 (3.62%) Technical Architect
18 68 (3.57%) IT Analyst
19 65 (3.41%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (1.99%) Web Services
2 21 (1.10%) JSON
3 19 (1.00%) 802.1X
4 15 (0.79%) Software Packaging
5 14 (0.73%) XML
6 11 (0.58%) LDAP
7 7 (0.37%) .NET
7 7 (0.37%) WSH
8 6 (0.31%) SAP Basis
9 5 (0.26%) HTML
9 5 (0.26%) Middleware
10 3 (0.16%) Flash
10 3 (0.16%) Node.js
10 3 (0.16%) YAML
11 2 (0.10%) COM
11 2 (0.10%) Symfony
11 2 (0.10%) Velocity
12 1 (0.052%) Apache Flex
12 1 (0.052%) CSS
12 1 (0.052%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 368 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 119 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 87 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
5 68 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 60 (3.15%) Driving Licence
7 38 (1.99%) Clustering
8 33 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 30 (1.57%) Replication
10 27 (1.42%) Fat Client
10 27 (1.42%) Thin Client
11 24 (1.26%) CMDB
12 22 (1.15%) Virtual Team
13 21 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 20 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (0.84%) Blackberry
16 15 (0.79%) Client/Server
17 14 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.73%) iPad
17 14 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1,408 (73.83%) Windows
2 717 (37.60%) Windows Server
3 442 (23.18%) Windows 10
4 313 (16.41%) Windows 7
5 287 (15.05%) Linux
6 280 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 270 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 126 (6.61%) Unix
9 88 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (4.20%) Windows 8
11 36 (1.89%) Mac OS
12 28 (1.47%) Android
13 24 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (0.84%) HPUX
15 14 (0.73%) Apple iOS
16 11 (0.58%) Solaris
16 11 (0.58%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.52%) AIX
18 8 (0.42%) CentOS
19 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 675 (35.40%) ITIL
2 371 (19.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 209 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
4 172 (9.02%) Mentoring
5 156 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
5 156 (8.18%) Service Delivery
6 137 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 129 (6.76%) Service Management
8 125 (6.55%) Migration
9 124 (6.50%) Information Security
10 119 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 102 (5.35%) Project Delivery
12 98 (5.14%) Presales
13 96 (5.03%) Change Management
14 93 (4.88%) Project Management
15 88 (4.61%) Incident Management
15 88 (4.61%) Ticket Management
16 83 (4.35%) Security Management
17 80 (4.20%) Mobile Device Management
18 77 (4.04%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 280 (14.68%) PowerShell
2 237 (12.43%) SQL
3 38 (1.99%) Python
4 33 (1.73%) C
5 26 (1.36%) VBScript
6 23 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 18 (0.94%) PHP
8 13 (0.68%) Java
9 9 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.42%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.37%) VB
12 3 (0.16%) Perl
12 3 (0.16%) Ruby
13 2 (0.10%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.052%) C#
14 1 (0.052%) C++
14 1 (0.052%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.052%) VBA
14 1 (0.052%) XPath
Qualifications
1 349 (18.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 264 (13.84%) MCSE
3 205 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
4 164 (8.60%) CCNA
5 130 (6.82%) MCSA
6 123 (6.45%) Security Cleared
7 120 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 119 (6.24%) Degree
9 105 (5.51%) CCNP
10 90 (4.72%) Citrix Certification
11 89 (4.67%) MCP
12 60 (3.15%) SC Cleared
13 57 (2.99%) CCA
14 51 (2.67%) DV Cleared
15 43 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
16 40 (2.10%) MCITP
17 33 (1.73%) AWS Certification
18 23 (1.21%) MCDST
19 21 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
20 18 (0.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (13.69%) SLA
2 46 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.57%) GDPR
4 20 (1.05%) COBIT
4 20 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 19 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.84%) QA
8 11 (0.58%) PMO
9 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.052%) BS7799
12 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1,103 (57.84%) Active Directory
2 790 (41.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 494 (25.90%) XenApp
4 486 (25.49%) Hyper-V
5 284 (14.89%) XenDesktop
6 132 (6.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 120 (6.29%) vSphere
8 71 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
9 70 (3.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 65 (3.41%) Terminal Services
11 62 (3.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 40 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
13 35 (1.84%) VMware NSX
14 30 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
15 24 (1.26%) Firmware
16 22 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 18 (0.94%) Docker
17 18 (0.94%) Terminal Server
18 13 (0.68%) DFS Replication
19 11 (0.58%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 354 (18.56%) SCCM
2 104 (5.45%) SCOM
3 98 (5.14%) WSUS
4 70 (3.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 47 (2.46%) SCVMM
6 45 (2.36%) Backup Exec
7 40 (2.10%) SCOrch
8 35 (1.84%) vRealize
9 31 (1.63%) NetBackup
9 31 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 29 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 21 (1.10%) IBM BigFix
12 19 (1.00%) Nagios
13 18 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
14 17 (0.89%) Ansible
14 17 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
15 15 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
15 15 (0.79%) Terraform
16 12 (0.63%) vCenter Server
17 11 (0.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1,173 (61.51%) VMware
2 1,131 (59.31%) Microsoft
3 519 (27.22%) Cisco
4 225 (11.80%) HP
5 186 (9.75%) NetApp
6 128 (6.71%) Dell
7 120 (6.29%) Veeam
8 101 (5.30%) Symantec
9 72 (3.78%) EMC
10 69 (3.62%) Aruba
11 68 (3.57%) IBM
12 61 (3.20%) Ivanti
13 60 (3.15%) SolarWinds
14 59 (3.09%) SAP
15 55 (2.88%) Oracle
16 54 (2.83%) CheckPoint
17 51 (2.67%) Meraki
18 50 (2.62%) 3PAR
19 46 (2.41%) Apple
20 45 (2.36%) Mitel