Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Citrix Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 966 867
Rank change year-on-year +143 -99 -206
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 364 222 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 0.49% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 246 188 386
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +0.59%
10th Percentile £31,375 £29,925 £30,875
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Citrix Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40,961 45,591 57,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.55% 25.71% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31,734 36,245 46,007
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Citrix Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Citrix Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Certification in the UK

Citrix Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Citrix Certification in the UK

Citrix Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Certification over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Citrix Certification in the UK

Citrix Certification
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England +127 338 £42,500 - 27
UK excluding London +23 194 £40,000 -5.88% 22
London +113 162 £47,500 -13.64% 5
South East +43 56 £40,000 -12.09% 6
Midlands +31 54 £40,000 +14.29% 3
West Midlands +28 49 £40,000 +14.29% 1
North of England -21 32 £42,500 +13.33% 6
South West +18 28 £37,500 -16.67% 8
Wales +26 18 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England +1 17 £50,000 +3.63%
North West -6 17 £38,000 -13.14% 4
Yorkshire +23 15 £50,000 +47.06% 2
East Midlands +15 5 £36,500 - 2
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 335 (92.03%) Citrix
2 313 (85.99%) Microsoft
3 308 (84.62%) VMware
4 306 (84.07%) Windows
5 291 (79.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 263 (72.25%) CCA
7 221 (60.71%) XenApp
8 205 (56.32%) MCSE
9 203 (55.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 196 (53.85%) Active Directory
11 165 (45.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 148 (40.66%) Hyper-V
13 143 (39.29%) XenDesktop
13 143 (39.29%) MS Exchange
14 137 (37.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 131 (35.99%) Office 365
16 130 (35.71%) SAN
17 121 (33.24%) Windows Server
18 117 (32.14%) ITIL
19 111 (30.49%) Windows Server 2008
20 101 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2010
21 95 (26.10%) Finance
22 92 (25.27%) Cisco
23 85 (23.35%) SCCM
24 82 (22.53%) Windows 7
25 81 (22.25%) Cisco Certification
26 78 (21.43%) Banking
27 73 (20.05%) MCSA
28 72 (19.78%) CCNA
29 70 (19.23%) Asset Management

Citrix Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 143 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 101 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 60 (16.48%) Skype for Business
5 34 (9.34%) IIS
6 16 (4.40%) Apache
7 12 (3.30%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.82%) nginx
Applications
1 65 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 131 (35.99%) Office 365
2 52 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (13.74%) IaaS
4 23 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (3.30%) OneDrive
6 6 (1.65%) Mimecast
7 5 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.37%) SaaS
8 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 130 (35.71%) SAN
2 59 (16.21%) Firewall
3 55 (15.11%) NetScaler
4 54 (14.84%) Skype
5 49 (13.46%) DNS
6 42 (11.54%) LAN
7 41 (11.26%) TCP/IP
7 41 (11.26%) WAN
8 34 (9.34%) DHCP
9 32 (8.79%) VoIP
10 29 (7.97%) NAS
11 18 (4.95%) Network Security
11 18 (4.95%) Remote Desktop
12 15 (4.12%) iSCSI
13 14 (3.85%) Ethernet
13 14 (3.85%) Internet
13 14 (3.85%) VPN
14 13 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (3.57%) DDNS
15 10 (2.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.85%) MySQL
2 14 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
General
1 95 (26.10%) Finance
2 78 (21.43%) Banking
3 70 (19.23%) Investment Banking
3 70 (19.23%) Retail Banking
4 8 (2.20%) Back Office
4 8 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.10%) Advertising
5 4 (1.10%) Electronics
5 4 (1.10%) Law
5 4 (1.10%) Marketing
5 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.82%) Legal
7 2 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (20.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 64 (17.58%) Consultant
3 57 (15.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 51 (14.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 39 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 39 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 31 (8.52%) Citrix Engineer
7 29 (7.97%) Head of Support
8 26 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 25 (6.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (6.87%) IT Support
10 24 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (5.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (5.49%) Citrix Specialist
11 20 (5.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (5.22%) Administrator
12 19 (5.22%) Architect
12 19 (5.22%) IT Support Specialist
12 19 (5.22%) Support Specialist
13 18 (4.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.37%) XMPP
2 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.29%) User Experience
2 50 (13.74%) Blackberry
3 34 (9.34%) Data Centre
4 32 (8.79%) Computer Science
5 20 (5.49%) Driving Licence
6 18 (4.95%) Clustering
7 16 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.02%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (3.02%) Fat Client
8 11 (3.02%) Thin Client
9 10 (2.75%) Public Cloud
10 8 (2.20%) Replication
11 5 (1.37%) DataPower
11 5 (1.37%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.37%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 4 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.10%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.55%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 306 (84.07%) Windows
2 165 (45.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 121 (33.24%) Windows Server
4 111 (30.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (22.53%) Windows 7
6 55 (15.11%) Windows 10
7 52 (14.29%) Mac OS X
8 50 (13.74%) Android
8 50 (13.74%) Apple iOS
9 28 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (6.59%) Linux
11 8 (2.20%) Debian
12 7 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (1.65%) Unix
13 6 (1.65%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.37%) SUSE
15 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (32.14%) ITIL
2 70 (19.23%) Asset Management
2 70 (19.23%) Wealth Management
3 52 (14.29%) Service Management
4 37 (10.16%) Problem Management
5 32 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (8.79%) Presales
6 29 (7.97%) PRINCE2
7 24 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (6.59%) Time Management
8 21 (5.77%) Application Virtualisation
8 21 (5.77%) Knowledge Management
9 20 (5.49%) Project Management
10 19 (5.22%) ITIL V3
11 17 (4.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (4.40%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.40%) Migration
13 15 (4.12%) Change Management
14 13 (3.57%) Patch Management
15 12 (3.30%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 37 (10.16%) SQL
3 14 (3.85%) VBScript
4 6 (1.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) Perl
5 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 291 (79.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 263 (72.25%) CCA
3 205 (56.32%) MCSE
4 137 (37.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 81 (22.25%) Cisco Certification
6 73 (20.05%) MCSA
7 72 (19.78%) CCNA
8 41 (11.26%) MCP
9 36 (9.89%) Degree
10 28 (7.69%) CCNP
11 26 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 26 (7.14%) MCITP
12 25 (6.87%) CCEA
13 17 (4.67%) VCP5
14 15 (4.12%) CCAA
15 13 (3.57%) Security Cleared
16 9 (2.47%) MCTS
17 8 (2.20%) HP ASE
17 8 (2.20%) HPE ATP
17 8 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.47%) SLA
2 6 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.82%) QA
4 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 221 (60.71%) XenApp
2 203 (55.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 196 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 148 (40.66%) Hyper-V
5 143 (39.29%) XenDesktop
6 48 (13.19%) XenServer
7 45 (12.36%) vSphere
8 43 (11.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 36 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.47%) Terminal Server
10 9 (2.47%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.20%) ISA Server
12 5 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.37%) VMware NSX
13 4 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.55%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.27%) Firmware
15 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 85 (23.35%) SCCM
2 50 (13.74%) AirWatch
3 16 (4.40%) EdgeSight
4 11 (3.02%) XenMobile
5 9 (2.47%) Nagios
6 7 (1.92%) SCOM
7 5 (1.37%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.37%) Cacti
7 5 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.37%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.37%) WSUS
8 4 (1.10%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 335 (92.03%) Citrix
2 313 (85.99%) Microsoft
3 308 (84.62%) VMware
4 92 (25.27%) Cisco
5 64 (17.58%) McAfee
6 63 (17.31%) Ivanti
7 50 (13.74%) Apple
7 50 (13.74%) ServiceNow
8 29 (7.97%) NetApp
9 20 (5.49%) HP
10 18 (4.95%) SolarWinds
11 17 (4.67%) Dell
12 16 (4.40%) Symantec
13 12 (3.30%) Juniper
14 11 (3.02%) Altiris
14 11 (3.02%) SonicWALL
14 11 (3.02%) Sophos
14 11 (3.02%) Wyse
15 9 (2.47%) EMC
16 8 (2.20%) IBM