Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 158 134
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 -25
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1,996 2,303 2,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.27% 2.28% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.31% 5.12% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,557 1,857 2,224
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

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 37,595 44,975 47,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 42.73% 44.46% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28,823 35,581 37,916
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £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 15 December 2018.

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 15 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
North of England +24 550 £34,125 -2.50% 78
South East -8 505 £38,000 -2.56% 73
Midlands +25 381 £37,500 +7.14% 39
East of England +13 315 £42,500 -8.60% 29
North West +8 297 £36,000 +5.88% 49
West Midlands +25 277 £40,000 +14.29% 25
Yorkshire +49 226 £34,125 -5.21% 28
South West -2 190 £35,000 - 40
East Midlands +41 104 £33,860 -15.35% 14
Scotland -32 42 £34,875 -26.58% 7
Wales -41 28 £36,500 -6.41% 3
North East -15 27 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Channel Islands -3 5 £35,000 -44.00%
Northern Ireland -8 3 £24,500 -5.77%
Citrix
UK

For the 6 months to 15 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 1,403 (70.29%) Windows
2 1,242 (62.22%) VMware
3 1,144 (57.31%) Microsoft
4 1,138 (57.01%) Active Directory
5 756 (37.88%) Windows Server
6 716 (35.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 665 (33.32%) Office 365
8 568 (28.46%) ITIL
9 554 (27.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 487 (24.40%) Cisco
11 472 (23.65%) Hyper-V
12 453 (22.70%) XenApp
13 412 (20.64%) Firewall
14 403 (20.19%) Windows 7
15 389 (19.49%) MS Exchange
16 385 (19.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 379 (18.99%) Windows 10
18 376 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
19 367 (18.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 337 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
21 330 (16.53%) DNS
22 306 (15.33%) Microsoft Office
22 306 (15.33%) SCCM
23 304 (15.23%) XenDesktop
23 304 (15.23%) Data Centre
24 295 (14.78%) PowerShell
25 288 (14.43%) SQL
26 286 (14.33%) WAN
27 279 (13.98%) LAN
28 275 (13.78%) DHCP

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
1 389 (19.49%) MS Exchange
2 144 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 142 (7.11%) SharePoint
3 142 (7.11%) Skype for Business
4 87 (4.36%) IIS
5 84 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 19 (0.95%) IBM Notes
9 18 (0.90%) Apache
9 18 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.35%) CMS
15 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
17 4 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 306 (15.33%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.20%) PTC Creo
6 3 (0.15%) CATIA
6 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.050%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 32 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.35%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.20%) Scribe Insight
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.15%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.15%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.15%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.10%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.050%) assyst
7 1 (0.050%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.050%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.050%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 665 (33.32%) Office 365
2 554 (27.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 223 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (3.11%) IaaS
5 47 (2.35%) PaaS
6 45 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 37 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
9 33 (1.65%) OneDrive
10 32 (1.60%) SaaS
11 21 (1.05%) Mimecast
12 12 (0.60%) Yammer
13 10 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.25%) G Suite
15 4 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.20%) GitHub
15 4 (0.20%) Scribe Online
16 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
17 1 (0.050%) Akamai
17 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 412 (20.64%) Firewall
2 330 (16.53%) DNS
3 286 (14.33%) WAN
4 279 (13.98%) LAN
5 275 (13.78%) DHCP
6 273 (13.68%) SAN
7 230 (11.52%) TCP/IP
8 179 (8.97%) NetScaler
9 169 (8.47%) VPN
10 154 (7.72%) Wireless
11 123 (6.16%) VoIP
12 117 (5.86%) VLAN
13 101 (5.06%) Skype
14 77 (3.86%) Network Security
15 70 (3.51%) MPLS
16 67 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
17 59 (2.96%) NAS
18 48 (2.40%) Internet
19 45 (2.25%) Fibre Channel
20 43 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (1.10%) MySQL
4 18 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (0.40%) Big Data
9 8 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.30%) DB2
11 6 (0.30%) MS Access
12 5 (0.25%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.25%) Power BI
13 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (1.15%) JIRA
2 9 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (0.45%) Bitbucket
2 9 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.15%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.10%) GitLab
5 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.050%) Hudson
6 1 (0.050%) JMeter
6 1 (0.050%) MSI
6 1 (0.050%) NUnit
6 1 (0.050%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.050%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.050%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.050%) Visual Studio
General
1 181 (9.07%) Finance
2 63 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 51 (2.56%) Legal
3 51 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 46 (2.30%) Retail
5 40 (2.00%) French Language
6 36 (1.80%) Games
7 31 (1.55%) Back Office
8 27 (1.35%) German Language
9 25 (1.25%) Law
10 20 (1.00%) Publishing
11 17 (0.85%) Advertising
12 15 (0.75%) Marketing
13 14 (0.70%) Electronics
14 13 (0.65%) Banking
14 13 (0.65%) Spanish Language
15 11 (0.55%) Italian Language
16 7 (0.35%) Local Government
17 6 (0.30%) Russian Language
18 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 329 (16.48%) Analyst
2 316 (15.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 236 (11.82%) Support Engineer
4 181 (9.07%) IT Support
5 168 (8.42%) Architect
6 167 (8.37%) Support Analyst
7 139 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 135 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 121 (6.06%) IT Engineer
10 102 (5.11%) IT Analyst
11 94 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
12 86 (4.31%) Infrastructure Support
13 83 (4.16%) Service Analyst
13 83 (4.16%) Technical Architect
14 78 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
15 77 (3.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 75 (3.76%) Citrix Engineer
16 75 (3.76%) Consultant
16 75 (3.76%) IT Manager
17 73 (3.66%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (1.40%) Web Services
2 26 (1.30%) Software Packaging
3 20 (1.00%) .NET
4 17 (0.85%) LDAP
5 15 (0.75%) HTML
5 15 (0.75%) XML
6 11 (0.55%) X-Windows
7 10 (0.50%) 802.1X
7 10 (0.50%) ADSI
7 10 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (0.40%) WCF
9 6 (0.30%) Flash
9 6 (0.30%) JSON
9 6 (0.30%) Middleware
9 6 (0.30%) REST
9 6 (0.30%) SOAP
10 5 (0.25%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.25%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.25%) COM
11 4 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 304 (15.23%) Data Centre
2 161 (8.07%) Self-Motivation
3 159 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (5.21%) Clustering
5 103 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 74 (3.71%) Fat Client
6 74 (3.71%) Thin Client
7 51 (2.56%) Driving Licence
8 44 (2.20%) Blackberry
9 40 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (1.95%) Replication
11 37 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
12 35 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
13 34 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
14 30 (1.50%) CMDB
15 26 (1.30%) Client/Server
16 20 (1.00%) iPad
16 20 (1.00%) iPhone
16 20 (1.00%) Public Cloud
17 17 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1,403 (70.29%) Windows
2 756 (37.88%) Windows Server
3 403 (20.19%) Windows 7
4 385 (19.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 379 (18.99%) Windows 10
6 376 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 250 (12.53%) Linux
8 130 (6.51%) Windows 8
9 121 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 72 (3.61%) Unix
11 51 (2.56%) Apple iOS
12 36 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 35 (1.75%) Mac OS X
14 31 (1.55%) Android
15 25 (1.25%) Windows XP
16 21 (1.05%) CentOS
17 13 (0.65%) AIX
18 12 (0.60%) Ubuntu
19 8 (0.40%) Windows Phone
20 7 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (28.46%) ITIL
2 367 (18.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 231 (11.57%) Problem-Solving
4 193 (9.67%) Project Management
5 172 (8.62%) Service Management
6 159 (7.97%) Service Delivery
7 156 (7.82%) Presales
8 131 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 127 (6.36%) ITIL V3
10 121 (6.06%) Incident Management
11 113 (5.66%) Load Balancing
12 107 (5.36%) Migration
13 104 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 102 (5.11%) Change Management
14 102 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
15 94 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
16 90 (4.51%) High Availability
17 87 (4.36%) PRINCE2
18 86 (4.31%) ITSM
19 82 (4.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 295 (14.78%) PowerShell
2 288 (14.43%) SQL
3 49 (2.45%) Python
4 42 (2.10%) Bash Shell
5 34 (1.70%) VBScript
6 30 (1.50%) C
7 25 (1.25%) Java
8 24 (1.20%) VBA
9 20 (1.00%) Perl
10 19 (0.95%) T-SQL
11 13 (0.65%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.55%) PHP
13 10 (0.50%) C#
14 6 (0.30%) JavaScript
14 6 (0.30%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.15%) C++
16 2 (0.10%) C-shell
16 2 (0.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 337 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 245 (12.27%) MCSE
3 162 (8.12%) Cisco Certification
4 150 (7.52%) MCSA
5 146 (7.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 140 (7.01%) Degree
7 134 (6.71%) CCNA
8 121 (6.06%) MCP
9 117 (5.86%) Citrix Certification
10 116 (5.81%) Security Cleared
11 87 (4.36%) ITIL Certification
12 68 (3.41%) CCA
13 62 (3.11%) CCNP
14 49 (2.45%) MCITP
15 37 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
15 37 (1.85%) SC Cleared
16 32 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 29 (1.45%) DV Cleared
18 24 (1.20%) A+ Certification
19 22 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (11.97%) SLA
2 95 (4.76%) GDPR
3 68 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.50%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.90%) QA
6 14 (0.70%) GPG13
6 14 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.40%) PMO
8 7 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.25%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.20%) COBIT
11 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.10%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.10%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1,138 (57.01%) Active Directory
2 716 (35.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 472 (23.65%) Hyper-V
4 453 (22.70%) XenApp
5 304 (15.23%) XenDesktop
6 151 (7.57%) vSphere
7 139 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
8 113 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 64 (3.21%) XenServer
10 62 (3.11%) Terminal Services
11 46 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
12 32 (1.60%) Terminal Server
13 30 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
14 28 (1.40%) Docker
15 26 (1.30%) BitLocker
16 20 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
17 13 (0.65%) Firmware
18 12 (0.60%) VMware NSX
19 10 (0.50%) DFS Replication
20 9 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 306 (15.33%) SCCM
2 98 (4.91%) SCOM
3 44 (2.20%) SCVMM
4 42 (2.10%) XenMobile
5 35 (1.75%) WSUS
6 32 (1.60%) Backup Exec
6 32 (1.60%) FortiGate
7 29 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 28 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 27 (1.35%) vCenter Server
10 25 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
10 25 (1.25%) SCOrch
11 24 (1.20%) Puppet
12 23 (1.15%) AirWatch
13 21 (1.05%) NetBackup
14 20 (1.00%) Ansible
15 17 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
16 16 (0.80%) SCDPM
17 15 (0.75%) Terraform
18 13 (0.65%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 1,242 (62.22%) VMware
2 1,144 (57.31%) Microsoft
3 487 (24.40%) Cisco
4 216 (10.82%) HP
5 171 (8.57%) NetApp
6 96 (4.81%) Dell
7 86 (4.31%) Veeam
8 80 (4.01%) Ivanti
9 76 (3.81%) Apple
10 72 (3.61%) CheckPoint
11 70 (3.51%) EMC
12 67 (3.36%) Symantec
13 62 (3.11%) McAfee
14 61 (3.06%) SolarWinds
15 60 (3.01%) Oracle
16 59 (2.96%) F5
17 50 (2.51%) Meraki
18 43 (2.15%) Fortinet
19 41 (2.05%) Juniper
20 40 (2.00%) Polycom