Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 143 152
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1,542 1,966 2,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.25% 2.33% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% 5.53% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,235 1,518 1,896
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%

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 28,758 35,551 44,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 41.89% 42.20% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21,935 27,375 35,635
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 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
South East +45 476 £38,500 -9.41% 100
North of England -3 382 £37,500 +11.94% 112
Midlands +1 333 £37,500 -11.76% 64
West Midlands -17 216 £37,500 -13.29% 47
North West -2 206 £35,000 - 73
Yorkshire -12 142 £40,000 +23.08% 25
East of England -40 138 £42,500 +13.33% 39
South West +20 129 £37,500 +7.14% 34
East Midlands +43 117 £37,850 +2.30% 17
Scotland +35 53 £47,600 +58.67% 31
North East +16 34 £27,500 -8.33% 14
Wales -12 21 £35,000 -4.11% 12
Northern Ireland +22 11 £40,000 +3.23% 2
Citrix
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 1,142 (74.06%) Windows
2 947 (61.41%) Microsoft
3 943 (61.15%) VMware
4 901 (58.43%) Active Directory
5 647 (41.96%) Office 365
6 601 (38.98%) Windows Server
6 601 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 489 (31.71%) ITIL
8 480 (31.13%) Azure
9 465 (30.16%) XenApp
10 396 (25.68%) Windows 10
11 391 (25.36%) MS Exchange
12 381 (24.71%) Hyper-V
13 380 (24.64%) Cisco
14 336 (21.79%) DNS
15 308 (19.97%) DHCP
16 302 (19.58%) SCCM
17 293 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 275 (17.83%) Data Centre
19 264 (17.12%) LAN
19 264 (17.12%) Firewall
20 255 (16.54%) WAN
21 252 (16.34%) TCP/IP
21 252 (16.34%) Microsoft Certification
22 241 (15.63%) XenDesktop
23 240 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
24 235 (15.24%) PowerShell
24 235 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
25 233 (15.11%) SAN
26 231 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 391 (25.36%) MS Exchange
2 163 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 116 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 90 (5.84%) Skype for Business
5 89 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 44 (2.85%) IIS
7 32 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.58%) Confluence
9 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.26%) SAS
11 2 (0.13%) CMS
11 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.065%) Apache
12 1 (0.065%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.065%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.065%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.065%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.065%) Tomcat
Applications
1 235 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (0.26%) Camtasia
5 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.065%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.65%) Elite 3E
2 9 (0.58%) assyst
3 5 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.13%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.065%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.065%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 647 (41.96%) Office 365
2 480 (31.13%) Azure
3 219 (14.20%) AWS
4 56 (3.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 50 (3.24%) IaaS
6 37 (2.40%) SaaS
7 28 (1.82%) OneDrive
8 22 (1.43%) PaaS
9 18 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (0.91%) Amazon ECS
11 14 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (0.91%) Serverless
12 13 (0.84%) Mimecast
13 12 (0.78%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 12 (0.78%) Azure Stack
14 10 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (0.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 336 (21.79%) DNS
2 308 (19.97%) DHCP
3 264 (17.12%) Firewall
3 264 (17.12%) LAN
4 255 (16.54%) WAN
5 252 (16.34%) TCP/IP
6 233 (15.11%) SAN
7 155 (10.05%) NetScaler
8 136 (8.82%) VPN
9 110 (7.13%) VoIP
10 90 (5.84%) VLAN
11 89 (5.77%) Skype
12 78 (5.06%) Internet
13 75 (4.86%) Wireless
14 64 (4.15%) MPLS
15 59 (3.83%) NAS
16 54 (3.50%) BGP
17 53 (3.44%) OSPF
18 49 (3.18%) iSCSI
18 49 (3.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.26%) Big Data
9 4 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.19%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.19%) DB2
10 3 (0.19%) Power BI
10 3 (0.19%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.13%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2017
12 1 (0.065%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.065%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 28 (1.82%) JIRA
2 19 (1.23%) MSI
3 16 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.58%) TestRail
6 9 (0.58%) Zephyr
7 6 (0.39%) Maven
7 6 (0.39%) SonarQube
8 4 (0.26%) Selenium
9 3 (0.19%) AdminStudio
9 3 (0.19%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.19%) AutoIt
9 3 (0.19%) Bazaar
9 3 (0.19%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.19%) JProfiler
9 3 (0.19%) Spinnaker
10 2 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 154 (9.99%) Finance
2 84 (5.45%) Public Sector
3 61 (3.96%) Legal
3 61 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 54 (3.50%) Retail
5 32 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 28 (1.82%) Law
7 23 (1.49%) Marketing
8 20 (1.30%) Back Office
9 18 (1.17%) Banking
9 18 (1.17%) Local Government
10 17 (1.10%) Advertising
11 14 (0.91%) Electronics
12 10 (0.65%) Spanish Language
13 9 (0.58%) French Language
14 8 (0.52%) German Language
15 7 (0.45%) Online Betting
16 6 (0.39%) Publishing
17 5 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
18 4 (0.26%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 315 (20.43%) Analyst
2 246 (15.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 179 (11.61%) Support Engineer
4 120 (7.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 115 (7.46%) Support Analyst
6 111 (7.20%) IT Support
7 108 (7.00%) Service Analyst
8 107 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
9 103 (6.68%) Consultant
10 101 (6.55%) 2nd Line Support
11 98 (6.36%) Architect
12 86 (5.58%) IT Engineer
13 77 (4.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 73 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
15 62 (4.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 62 (4.02%) IT Analyst
15 62 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
16 56 (3.63%) Citrix Engineer
17 54 (3.50%) Network Engineer
18 50 (3.24%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (1.95%) Web Services
2 23 (1.49%) WSH
3 12 (0.78%) XML
4 11 (0.71%) 802.1X
4 11 (0.71%) JSON
5 9 (0.58%) .NET
6 7 (0.45%) Software Packaging
7 6 (0.39%) LDAP
7 6 (0.39%) Node.js
8 5 (0.32%) Middleware
9 4 (0.26%) HTML
9 4 (0.26%) SAML
10 3 (0.19%) Flash
10 3 (0.19%) YAML
11 2 (0.13%) ADSI
11 2 (0.13%) CSS
11 2 (0.13%) SAP Basis
11 2 (0.13%) Symfony
11 2 (0.13%) Velocity
12 1 (0.065%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 275 (17.83%) Data Centre
2 83 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 78 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
5 60 (3.89%) Driving Licence
6 30 (1.95%) Clustering
6 30 (1.95%) Public Cloud
7 25 (1.62%) Replication
8 21 (1.36%) Private Cloud
9 20 (1.30%) CMDB
10 19 (1.23%) Fat Client
10 19 (1.23%) Thin Client
11 17 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
13 14 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (0.91%) iPad
13 14 (0.91%) iPhone
14 12 (0.78%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1,142 (74.06%) Windows
2 601 (38.98%) Windows Server
3 396 (25.68%) Windows 10
4 240 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 231 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 217 (14.07%) Windows 7
7 182 (11.80%) Linux
8 92 (5.97%) Windows 8
9 88 (5.71%) Unix
10 66 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (1.62%) Mac OS
12 15 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.91%) Android
14 13 (0.84%) Solaris
15 9 (0.58%) HPUX
15 9 (0.58%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.39%) CentOS
17 5 (0.32%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (31.71%) ITIL
2 293 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 168 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
4 128 (8.30%) Mentoring
5 123 (7.98%) Service Delivery
6 105 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 93 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 92 (5.97%) Service Management
9 86 (5.58%) Change Management
10 85 (5.51%) Migration
11 77 (4.99%) Presales
12 76 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (4.67%) Project Delivery
14 69 (4.47%) Information Security
14 69 (4.47%) Load Balancing
15 67 (4.35%) Incident Management
16 66 (4.28%) Patch Management
17 60 (3.89%) Mobile Device Management
18 59 (3.83%) Project Management
18 59 (3.83%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 235 (15.24%) PowerShell
2 195 (12.65%) SQL
3 38 (2.46%) Python
4 34 (2.20%) VBScript
5 24 (1.56%) C
6 14 (0.91%) JavaScript
7 11 (0.71%) Java
7 11 (0.71%) PHP
8 7 (0.45%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.39%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.19%) Perl
10 3 (0.19%) VB
10 3 (0.19%) VBA
11 2 (0.13%) C#
11 2 (0.13%) KiXtart
11 2 (0.13%) Ruby
12 1 (0.065%) C++
12 1 (0.065%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.065%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.065%) XPath
Qualifications
1 252 (16.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 170 (11.02%) MCSE
3 142 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (6.87%) CCNA
5 103 (6.68%) MCSA
6 94 (6.10%) Degree
7 91 (5.90%) Security Cleared
8 89 (5.77%) CCNP
9 60 (3.89%) MCP
10 59 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 55 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
12 38 (2.46%) CCA
13 37 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
13 37 (2.40%) SC Cleared
14 33 (2.14%) DV Cleared
15 32 (2.08%) MCITP
16 22 (1.43%) MCDST
17 18 (1.17%) A+ Certification
18 17 (1.10%) CCIE
19 14 (0.91%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (12.97%) SLA
2 24 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 16 (1.04%) GDPR
4 16 (1.04%) QA
5 10 (0.65%) COBIT
6 8 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.26%) PMO
8 3 (0.19%) BS25999
9 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 901 (58.43%) Active Directory
2 601 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 465 (30.16%) XenApp
4 381 (24.71%) Hyper-V
5 241 (15.63%) XenDesktop
6 122 (7.91%) vSphere
7 91 (5.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 63 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
9 59 (3.83%) Virtual Desktop
10 58 (3.76%) Terminal Services
11 47 (3.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 30 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
13 26 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
14 21 (1.36%) Docker
15 20 (1.30%) VMware NSX
16 15 (0.97%) Firmware
17 13 (0.84%) BitLocker
17 13 (0.84%) NFS
18 12 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 11 (0.71%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 302 (19.58%) SCCM
2 81 (5.25%) WSUS
3 80 (5.19%) SCOM
4 63 (4.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 45 (2.92%) SCVMM
6 41 (2.66%) Backup Exec
7 30 (1.95%) NetBackup
8 26 (1.69%) SCOrch
9 21 (1.36%) Terraform
10 19 (1.23%) Ansible
10 19 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 18 (1.17%) vRealize
12 16 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
12 16 (1.04%) Kubernetes
12 16 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 14 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
14 13 (0.84%) Nagios
14 13 (0.84%) XenMobile
15 11 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
15 11 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 947 (61.41%) Microsoft
2 943 (61.15%) VMware
3 380 (24.64%) Cisco
4 187 (12.13%) HP
5 144 (9.34%) NetApp
6 128 (8.30%) Veeam
7 117 (7.59%) Dell
8 80 (5.19%) Symantec
9 78 (5.06%) EMC
10 52 (3.37%) Oracle
11 50 (3.24%) CheckPoint
11 50 (3.24%) SolarWinds
12 48 (3.11%) Ivanti
13 44 (2.85%) Mitel
14 43 (2.79%) Apple
15 41 (2.66%) Juniper
16 40 (2.59%) F5
17 38 (2.46%) 3PAR
17 38 (2.46%) IBM
18 37 (2.40%) McAfee