Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 149 125
Rank change year-on-year -5 -24 -18
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 2,001 2,338 2,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.17% 2.42% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 5.01% 5.45% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,571 1,903 2,536
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 39,936 42,898 49,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 43.25% 44.34% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30,989 34,154 39,264
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +12 549 £36,000 +2.86% 106
South East -27 503 £38,000 - 78
Midlands +8 351 £35,000 - 79
East of England -10 331 £40,000 -20.00% 38
North West +2 307 £35,000 - 64
West Midlands -1 246 £32,820 -0.55% 50
Yorkshire +15 219 £40,500 +15.71% 37
South West +11 201 £35,000 - 24
East Midlands +20 106 £35,000 -17.65% 29
Scotland -40 49 £38,500 -18.95% 4
Wales -24 33 £36,500 -8.75% 6
North East -15 24 £32,500 - 5
Northern Ireland +16 7 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Channel Islands -4 3 £35,000 -46.15%
Isle of Man - 1 - -
Citrix
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 1,407 (70.31%) Windows
2 1,221 (61.02%) VMware
3 1,122 (56.07%) Microsoft
4 1,078 (53.87%) Active Directory
5 783 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 711 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 632 (31.58%) Office 365
8 528 (26.39%) ITIL
9 508 (25.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 468 (23.39%) Hyper-V
11 464 (23.19%) XenApp
12 458 (22.89%) Cisco
13 416 (20.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 405 (20.24%) Firewall
15 403 (20.14%) Windows Server 2008
16 396 (19.79%) Windows 7
17 389 (19.44%) MS Exchange
18 383 (19.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 357 (17.84%) Windows 10
20 331 (16.54%) XenDesktop
21 326 (16.29%) Microsoft Office
22 315 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
23 314 (15.69%) WAN
24 309 (15.44%) Data Centre
25 305 (15.24%) LAN
25 305 (15.24%) SAN
26 297 (14.84%) DNS
27 280 (13.99%) PowerShell
28 266 (13.29%) SCCM
29 265 (13.24%) SLA

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 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 177 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 123 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 111 (5.55%) SharePoint
5 105 (5.25%) Skype for Business
6 92 (4.60%) IIS
7 43 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (1.15%) Apache
9 20 (1.00%) IBM Notes
10 16 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (0.60%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.30%) JBoss
16 4 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 326 (16.29%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) Mingle
6 3 (0.15%) PTC Creo
6 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.100%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.100%) CATIA
8 1 (0.050%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.050%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 27 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.20%) Scribe Insight
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.15%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.100%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.100%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.100%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.050%) assyst
7 1 (0.050%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.050%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.050%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 632 (31.58%) Office 365
2 508 (25.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 226 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (3.55%) IaaS
5 64 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
6 57 (2.85%) PaaS
7 42 (2.10%) SaaS
8 30 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
9 24 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (1.10%) OneDrive
11 16 (0.80%) Mimecast
12 11 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.40%) Yammer
14 7 (0.35%) G Suite
15 6 (0.30%) Akamai
16 4 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.20%) GitHub
16 4 (0.20%) Scribe Online
17 1 (0.050%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 405 (20.24%) Firewall
2 314 (15.69%) WAN
3 305 (15.24%) LAN
3 305 (15.24%) SAN
4 297 (14.84%) DNS
5 244 (12.19%) TCP/IP
6 240 (11.99%) DHCP
7 183 (9.15%) VPN
8 180 (9.00%) NetScaler
9 112 (5.60%) Wireless
10 102 (5.10%) Network Security
11 85 (4.25%) VLAN
12 81 (4.05%) Remote Desktop
13 73 (3.65%) VoIP
14 71 (3.55%) Skype
15 64 (3.20%) MPLS
16 52 (2.60%) NAS
17 42 (2.10%) Internet
18 40 (2.00%) WLAN
19 39 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 37 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (0.90%) MySQL
5 16 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 13 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.45%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.40%) Big Data
12 6 (0.30%) Power BI
13 5 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.25%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.20%) MS Access
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (1.05%) JIRA
2 12 (0.60%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.55%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (0.45%) Bitbucket
5 7 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.100%) GitLab
9 2 (0.100%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.050%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.050%) MSI
10 1 (0.050%) NUnit
10 1 (0.050%) Selenium
10 1 (0.050%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.050%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.050%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.050%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.050%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 215 (10.74%) Finance
2 74 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 60 (3.00%) Legal
4 56 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 52 (2.60%) Back Office
6 51 (2.55%) Law
7 46 (2.30%) Retail
8 42 (2.10%) French Language
9 40 (2.00%) Games
10 33 (1.65%) German Language
11 31 (1.55%) Publishing
12 28 (1.40%) Marketing
13 23 (1.15%) Spanish Language
14 21 (1.05%) Electronics
15 12 (0.60%) Russian Language
16 11 (0.55%) Banking
17 10 (0.50%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.30%) Advertising
18 6 (0.30%) Billing
19 5 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 355 (17.74%) Analyst
2 297 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 292 (14.59%) Support Engineer
4 172 (8.60%) IT Support
5 153 (7.65%) Architect
6 150 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 141 (7.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 141 (7.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 121 (6.05%) Service Analyst
9 117 (5.85%) IT Engineer
10 111 (5.55%) Desktop Support
11 109 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
12 105 (5.25%) 3rd Line Support
13 104 (5.20%) IT Analyst
14 100 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
15 93 (4.65%) Consultant
16 91 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 90 (4.50%) Infrastructure Support
18 80 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
19 77 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (1.65%) Web Services
2 26 (1.30%) .NET
3 18 (0.90%) HTML
3 18 (0.90%) Software Packaging
4 17 (0.85%) XML
5 16 (0.80%) LDAP
6 14 (0.70%) Flash
7 12 (0.60%) COM
7 12 (0.60%) WCF
8 11 (0.55%) X-Windows
9 10 (0.50%) Middleware
9 10 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (0.45%) ADSI
11 8 (0.40%) CSS
12 6 (0.30%) JSON
12 6 (0.30%) REST
12 6 (0.30%) SOAP
12 6 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (0.25%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 309 (15.44%) Data Centre
2 172 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (7.85%) Self-Motivation
4 81 (4.05%) Clustering
5 80 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 77 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 67 (3.35%) Fat Client
7 67 (3.35%) Thin Client
8 61 (3.05%) Driving Licence
9 43 (2.15%) Replication
10 42 (2.10%) Blackberry
11 36 (1.80%) Public Cloud
12 34 (1.70%) CMDB
13 32 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
14 31 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
15 29 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (1.25%) iPhone
17 23 (1.15%) Client/Server
18 17 (0.85%) NHS
18 17 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1,407 (70.31%) Windows
2 783 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 416 (20.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 403 (20.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 396 (19.79%) Windows 7
6 357 (17.84%) Windows 10
7 216 (10.79%) Linux
8 128 (6.40%) Windows 8
9 89 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 56 (2.80%) Unix
11 51 (2.55%) Apple iOS
12 48 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 35 (1.75%) Mac OS X
14 33 (1.65%) Android
15 24 (1.20%) Windows XP
16 15 (0.75%) CentOS
17 14 (0.70%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.65%) AIX
19 8 (0.40%) Windows Phone
20 7 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (26.39%) ITIL
2 383 (19.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 253 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
4 190 (9.50%) Service Management
5 189 (9.45%) Project Management
6 160 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 142 (7.10%) Presales
8 131 (6.55%) Incident Management
9 116 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 109 (5.45%) Migration
11 107 (5.35%) Load Balancing
12 106 (5.30%) ITIL V3
13 105 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
14 104 (5.20%) DevOps
15 95 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 88 (4.40%) Change Management
16 88 (4.40%) PRINCE2
17 86 (4.30%) ITSM
18 72 (3.60%) Customer Requirements
19 68 (3.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 280 (13.99%) PowerShell
2 254 (12.69%) SQL
3 55 (2.75%) Python
4 52 (2.60%) Bash Shell
5 31 (1.55%) Java
6 30 (1.50%) C
7 25 (1.25%) Perl
8 23 (1.15%) VBA
9 19 (0.95%) VBScript
10 16 (0.80%) C#
11 13 (0.65%) Shell Script
12 12 (0.60%) JavaScript
13 10 (0.50%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.35%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.30%) Ruby
16 3 (0.15%) C++
17 2 (0.100%) C-shell
17 2 (0.100%) PHP
Qualifications
1 315 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 203 (10.14%) MCSE
3 154 (7.70%) MCSA
4 147 (7.35%) Degree
5 136 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
6 131 (6.55%) MCP
7 110 (5.50%) Citrix Certification
8 109 (5.45%) CCNA
9 108 (5.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 94 (4.70%) Security Cleared
11 77 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
12 62 (3.10%) CCNP
13 53 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
14 43 (2.15%) CCA
15 37 (1.85%) MCITP
16 30 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 29 (1.45%) PMI Certification
18 25 (1.25%) A+ Certification
18 25 (1.25%) PMP
19 23 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (13.24%) SLA
2 55 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (2.65%) GDPR
4 19 (0.95%) GPG13
5 15 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.60%) QA
7 11 (0.55%) PMO
8 9 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 7 (0.35%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.20%) COBIT
10 4 (0.20%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1,078 (53.87%) Active Directory
2 711 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 468 (23.39%) Hyper-V
4 464 (23.19%) XenApp
5 331 (16.54%) XenDesktop
6 166 (8.30%) vSphere
7 151 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
8 102 (5.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 87 (4.35%) Terminal Services
10 69 (3.45%) XenServer
11 38 (1.90%) Docker
12 30 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
13 25 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
14 19 (0.95%) Firmware
15 18 (0.90%) Terminal Server
15 18 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
16 16 (0.80%) VMware NSX
17 12 (0.60%) BitLocker
17 12 (0.60%) VirtualBox
18 9 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 266 (13.29%) SCCM
2 86 (4.30%) SCOM
3 44 (2.20%) Backup Exec
4 40 (2.00%) Ansible
5 36 (1.80%) WSUS
6 34 (1.70%) NetBackup
6 34 (1.70%) SCVMM
7 33 (1.65%) vCenter Server
7 33 (1.65%) XenMobile
8 32 (1.60%) Puppet
9 24 (1.20%) FortiGate
9 24 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
10 18 (0.90%) SCOrch
11 17 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
12 16 (0.80%) Kubernetes
12 16 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (0.65%) Nagios
14 13 (0.65%) Terraform
15 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 1,221 (61.02%) VMware
2 1,122 (56.07%) Microsoft
3 458 (22.89%) Cisco
4 189 (9.45%) HP
5 164 (8.20%) NetApp
6 103 (5.15%) Dell
7 92 (4.60%) EMC
8 89 (4.45%) Veeam
9 73 (3.65%) Apple
9 73 (3.65%) CheckPoint
10 70 (3.50%) F5
11 64 (3.20%) McAfee
12 61 (3.05%) Symantec
13 58 (2.90%) Ivanti
14 56 (2.80%) Red Hat
15 53 (2.65%) Oracle
16 48 (2.40%) SolarWinds
17 46 (2.30%) Fortinet
18 41 (2.05%) Juniper
19 40 (2.00%) Avaya