Period
to 23 May 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 23 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 153 143
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10 -37
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 2,042 2,279 2,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.49% 2.31% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 5.25% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,644 1,741 1,885
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.84%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +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 34,741 43,442 42,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 42.41% 43.99% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26,609 34,111 34,463
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -1.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 23 May 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 23 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
South East +3 552 £42,500 +7.37% 9
North of England +35 500 £31,750 -9.29% 28
Midlands +24 451 £42,500 +18.06% 19
West Midlands +26 359 £42,875 +14.33% 8
Yorkshire +72 299 £26,500 -33.75% 9
East of England +6 277 £35,000 -16.17% 6
South West +22 183 £40,000 +14.29% 5
North West -7 183 £33,500 -1.47% 18
East Midlands 0 92 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Scotland +9 54 £29,500 -18.06% 1
North East +8 18 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Wales +4 15 £37,250 +2.05% 1
Northern Ireland -41 5 £40,000 +63.27%
Isle of Man - 5 £45,000 -
Citrix
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 1,364 (66.80%) Windows
2 1,285 (62.93%) Active Directory
3 1,220 (59.75%) VMware
4 1,207 (59.11%) Microsoft
5 829 (40.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 775 (37.95%) Office 365
7 702 (34.38%) ITIL
8 681 (33.35%) Windows Server
9 649 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 641 (31.39%) Cisco
11 537 (26.30%) Hyper-V
12 502 (24.58%) Firewall
13 483 (23.65%) XenApp
14 443 (21.69%) DNS
15 432 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 398 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 395 (19.34%) DHCP
18 394 (19.29%) Windows 10
19 381 (18.66%) Data Centre
20 366 (17.92%) PowerShell
21 357 (17.48%) Windows 7
22 352 (17.24%) SCCM
23 340 (16.65%) MS Exchange
24 315 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
25 314 (15.38%) SQL
26 306 (14.99%) Windows Server 2012
27 301 (14.74%) WAN
28 299 (14.64%) MCSE
29 294 (14.40%) LAN
30 291 (14.25%) Cisco Certification

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
1 340 (16.65%) MS Exchange
2 183 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 138 (6.76%) Skype for Business
4 91 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 74 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 55 (2.69%) IIS
7 35 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.03%) Apache
9 21 (1.03%) Confluence
10 20 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.34%) IBM Domino
12 7 (0.34%) SAS
13 5 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.24%) JBoss
14 4 (0.20%) Tuxedo
14 4 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 315 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (1.08%) Carpe Diem
2 21 (1.03%) Elite 3E
3 15 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.29%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
8 2 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.098%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.049%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.049%) SAP CCM
9 1 (0.049%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 775 (37.95%) Office 365
2 649 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
4 103 (5.04%) IaaS
5 79 (3.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 71 (3.48%) PaaS
7 56 (2.74%) OneDrive
7 56 (2.74%) SaaS
8 37 (1.81%) Azure Stack
9 32 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (1.22%) Mimecast
11 21 (1.03%) BPaaS
11 21 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.73%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 8 (0.39%) Azure Functions
13 8 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
13 8 (0.39%) Power Platform
13 8 (0.39%) Serverless
14 4 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.20%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 502 (24.58%) Firewall
2 443 (21.69%) DNS
3 395 (19.34%) DHCP
4 301 (14.74%) WAN
5 294 (14.40%) LAN
6 234 (11.46%) TCP/IP
7 233 (11.41%) Wireless
8 229 (11.21%) SAN
9 209 (10.24%) VoIP
10 194 (9.50%) VPN
11 191 (9.35%) NetScaler
12 161 (7.88%) Skype
13 108 (5.29%) 3G
14 103 (5.04%) Broadband
15 102 (5.00%) ADSL
15 102 (5.00%) VLAN
16 73 (3.57%) MPLS
16 73 (3.57%) NAS
17 72 (3.53%) iSCSI
18 67 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (1.22%) MySQL
4 18 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (0.54%) NoSQL
6 11 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 10 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (0.44%) RDBMS
8 9 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.29%) DB2
11 6 (0.29%) Power BI
11 6 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.15%) MS Access
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.098%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (1.52%) JIRA
2 30 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 27 (1.32%) TestRail
3 27 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
3 27 (1.32%) Zephyr
4 11 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.29%) MSI
8 2 (0.098%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.098%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.098%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.049%) InstallShield
General
1 202 (9.89%) Finance
2 59 (2.89%) Retail
2 59 (2.89%) Telecoms
3 57 (2.79%) Law
3 57 (2.79%) Legal
4 35 (1.71%) Banking
5 32 (1.57%) Advertising
6 27 (1.32%) Back Office
7 25 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 18 (0.88%) Games
9 16 (0.78%) Publishing
10 15 (0.73%) Marketing
11 10 (0.49%) Electronics
12 9 (0.44%) German Language
13 8 (0.39%) Military
14 7 (0.34%) French Language
14 7 (0.34%) Italian Language
14 7 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.29%) Billing
16 5 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 396 (19.39%) Analyst
2 372 (18.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 224 (10.97%) Support Engineer
4 199 (9.75%) Support Analyst
5 180 (8.81%) Architect
6 141 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 141 (6.90%) IT Support
7 135 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 132 (6.46%) Technical Support
9 128 (6.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 111 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
11 110 (5.39%) Service Analyst
12 103 (5.04%) Service Desk Analyst
13 92 (4.51%) Technical Analyst
14 90 (4.41%) Citrix Engineer
14 90 (4.41%) Technical Support Analyst
15 89 (4.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 83 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
17 80 (3.92%) Consultant
18 79 (3.87%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (1.96%) JSON
2 32 (1.57%) Web Services
3 29 (1.42%) Software Packaging
4 22 (1.08%) LDAP
5 19 (0.93%) .NET
6 15 (0.73%) 802.1X
7 11 (0.54%) SAML
8 9 (0.44%) X-Windows
9 7 (0.34%) COM
10 6 (0.29%) Middleware
11 4 (0.20%) Apache Flex
11 4 (0.20%) Apache NiFi
11 4 (0.20%) CGI
12 3 (0.15%) ADSI
13 2 (0.098%) J2EE
13 2 (0.098%) MSMQ
13 2 (0.098%) SAP Basis
13 2 (0.098%) Web Services Management
13 2 (0.098%) XML
14 1 (0.049%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 381 (18.66%) Data Centre
2 135 (6.61%) Self-Motivation
3 127 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 113 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 71 (3.48%) Clustering
6 65 (3.18%) Fat Client
6 65 (3.18%) Thin Client
7 61 (2.99%) Replication
8 56 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
9 53 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 44 (2.15%) Public Cloud
11 43 (2.11%) CMDB
12 38 (1.86%) Blackberry
13 31 (1.52%) User Experience
14 22 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
15 21 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
16 19 (0.93%) iPhone
17 17 (0.83%) PKI
18 16 (0.78%) Driving Licence
18 16 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1,364 (66.80%) Windows
2 681 (33.35%) Windows Server
3 394 (19.29%) Windows 10
4 357 (17.48%) Windows 7
5 306 (14.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 278 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 277 (13.57%) Linux
8 119 (5.83%) Unix
9 102 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 86 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 58 (2.84%) Android
12 49 (2.40%) Windows XP
13 46 (2.25%) Apple iOS
14 42 (2.06%) Mac OS
15 36 (1.76%) Mac OS X
16 31 (1.52%) CentOS
17 19 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (0.78%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.59%) AIX
20 10 (0.49%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 702 (34.38%) ITIL
2 432 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 216 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
4 175 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 172 (8.42%) Project Management
6 156 (7.64%) Service Management
7 155 (7.59%) Service Delivery
8 141 (6.90%) ITIL V3
9 139 (6.81%) Presales
10 128 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 125 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 119 (5.83%) Mentoring
13 117 (5.73%) Supplier Management
14 112 (5.48%) Migration
15 111 (5.44%) Information Security
16 105 (5.14%) Incident Management
17 103 (5.04%) PRINCE2
18 100 (4.90%) Load Balancing
19 96 (4.70%) Change Management
20 95 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (17.92%) PowerShell
2 314 (15.38%) SQL
3 59 (2.89%) Python
4 37 (1.81%) Bash Shell
4 37 (1.81%) PHP
4 37 (1.81%) VBScript
5 33 (1.62%) Java
5 33 (1.62%) JavaScript
6 17 (0.83%) C
7 14 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 11 (0.54%) VBA
9 8 (0.39%) Ruby
10 7 (0.34%) Perl
10 7 (0.34%) VB
11 6 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.20%) C#
12 4 (0.20%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.098%) C++
13 2 (0.098%) Korn
14 1 (0.049%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 398 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 299 (14.64%) MCSE
3 291 (14.25%) Cisco Certification
4 248 (12.14%) CCNA
5 191 (9.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 143 (7.00%) MCP
7 141 (6.90%) MCSA
8 136 (6.66%) Citrix Certification
9 131 (6.42%) MCITP
10 119 (5.83%) Security Cleared
11 99 (4.85%) CCNP
12 97 (4.75%) ITIL Certification
13 95 (4.65%) Degree
14 72 (3.53%) CCA
15 62 (3.04%) DV Cleared
16 34 (1.67%) SC Cleared
17 28 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
18 26 (1.27%) CCAA
19 22 (1.08%) CISSP
19 22 (1.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (12.73%) SLA
2 113 (5.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 65 (3.18%) GDPR
4 63 (3.09%) ISO 9001
5 29 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 24 (1.18%) QA
7 11 (0.54%) GPG13
8 8 (0.39%) COBIT
9 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.29%) COSO
10 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.29%) PMO
11 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.049%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1,285 (62.93%) Active Directory
2 829 (40.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 537 (26.30%) Hyper-V
4 483 (23.65%) XenApp
5 288 (14.10%) XenDesktop
6 196 (9.60%) VMware ESXi
7 161 (7.88%) vSphere
8 123 (6.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 94 (4.60%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 65 (3.18%) Terminal Server
11 48 (2.35%) Terminal Services
12 43 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
13 40 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
14 32 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
15 24 (1.18%) BitLocker
16 22 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 19 (0.93%) Docker
18 18 (0.88%) DFS Replication
19 15 (0.73%) Firmware
20 8 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 352 (17.24%) SCCM
2 109 (5.34%) SCOM
3 66 (3.23%) SCVMM
4 65 (3.18%) vCenter Server
5 63 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 62 (3.04%) SCOrch
7 51 (2.50%) XenMobile
8 50 (2.45%) Microsoft Intune
9 44 (2.15%) WSUS
10 40 (1.96%) Puppet
11 38 (1.86%) Backup Exec
12 35 (1.71%) FortiGate
12 35 (1.71%) NetBackup
13 23 (1.13%) OpenView
14 22 (1.08%) Netcool
15 20 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (0.98%) Terraform
16 19 (0.93%) Ansible
17 18 (0.88%) AirWatch
18 17 (0.83%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1,220 (59.75%) VMware
2 1,207 (59.11%) Microsoft
3 641 (31.39%) Cisco
4 251 (12.29%) HP
5 189 (9.26%) NetApp
6 153 (7.49%) Meraki
7 133 (6.51%) Veeam
8 125 (6.12%) Dell
9 124 (6.07%) Aruba
10 103 (5.04%) Polycom
11 85 (4.16%) CheckPoint
12 73 (3.57%) Oracle
13 72 (3.53%) EMC
14 69 (3.38%) Symantec
15 68 (3.33%) SolarWinds
16 62 (3.04%) Apple
17 58 (2.84%) Ivanti
17 58 (2.84%) Sophos
18 51 (2.50%) IBM
18 51 (2.50%) iManage