Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 898 965 860
Rank change year-on-year +67 -105 +114
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 125 150 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.099% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.41% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 104 119 244
UK median annual salary £43,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.58% +8.13% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,325 £33,750 £31,325
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.36% +8.13% -5.88%

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 27,413 36,533 41,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.82% 24.19% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20,316 26,660 31,909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Citrix Certification in the UK

Citrix Certification
Top 14 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 28 January 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
England +59 106 £42,500 -1.73% 16
UK excluding London +35 70 £40,500 -6.36% 11
London +79 37 £46,250 -7.50% 6
South East +29 18 £33,101 -22.12% 4
South West +32 16 £42,500 -7.61%
Midlands +13 15 £38,500 -10.98% 3
East of England +70 12 £40,500 +8.00%
East Midlands +18 10 £38,000 -10.59% 2
North of England +35 7 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +11 5 £44,500 -13.17% 2
West Midlands +5 5 £60,000 +38.73% 1
North West +47 2 £52,500 +79.49% 1
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, IT jobs citing Citrix Certification 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 with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 121 (96.80%) Citrix
2 114 (91.20%) Windows
3 102 (81.60%) Microsoft
4 93 (74.40%) VMware
5 87 (69.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 79 (63.20%) CCA
6 79 (63.20%) XenApp
7 71 (56.80%) Windows Server
8 70 (56.00%) Office 365
9 66 (52.80%) Active Directory
10 63 (50.40%) XenDesktop
10 63 (50.40%) Azure
11 57 (45.60%) Hyper-V
12 53 (42.40%) Cisco
13 52 (41.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 52 (41.60%) VMware Infrastructure
14 51 (40.80%) MCSE
15 48 (38.40%) NetScaler
16 41 (32.80%) Data Centre
17 39 (31.20%) DNS
17 39 (31.20%) DHCP
18 38 (30.40%) Cisco Certification
19 36 (28.80%) WAN
19 36 (28.80%) CCNA
20 35 (28.00%) MS Exchange
20 35 (28.00%) MCSA
21 33 (26.40%) XenMobile
21 33 (26.40%) Windows Server 2012
22 31 (24.80%) PowerShell
22 31 (24.80%) Project 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 35 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (10.40%) Skype for Business
6 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.00%) Confluence
8 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 70 (56.00%) Office 365
2 63 (50.40%) Azure
3 23 (18.40%) AWS
4 11 (8.80%) OneDrive
5 8 (6.40%) IaaS
6 6 (4.80%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (4.00%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 48 (38.40%) NetScaler
2 39 (31.20%) DHCP
2 39 (31.20%) DNS
3 36 (28.80%) WAN
4 20 (16.00%) SAN
5 19 (15.20%) Skype
6 16 (12.80%) TCP/IP
6 16 (12.80%) VPN
7 15 (12.00%) Firewall
8 12 (9.60%) LAN
9 10 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (6.40%) Network Security
11 7 (5.60%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (5.60%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (4.80%) Internet
12 6 (4.80%) iSCSI
12 6 (4.80%) MPLS
13 4 (3.20%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (3.20%) Cisco PIX
14 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) JIRA
1 5 (4.00%) TestRail
1 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.00%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (19.20%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.80%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.00%) Electronics
4 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Retail
5 4 (3.20%) Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (36.80%) Consultant
2 33 (26.40%) Citrix Consultant
3 26 (20.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Analyst
5 17 (13.60%) Citrix Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 15 (12.00%) Citrix Hypervisor Consultant
8 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (9.60%) Senior Citrix Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) IT Support
12 5 (4.00%) Office 365 Engineer
13 4 (3.20%) Cloud Engineer
13 4 (3.20%) IT Support Technician
13 4 (3.20%) IT Technician
13 4 (3.20%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.60%) AS400
3 7 (5.60%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.20%) CMDB
5 3 (2.40%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.40%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) Replication
6 2 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.80%) Clustering
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 114 (91.20%) Windows
2 71 (56.80%) Windows Server
3 33 (26.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (22.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (13.60%) Windows 10
6 15 (12.00%) Linux
7 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.00%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.00%) Unix
9 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) Project Management
2 30 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (24.00%) ITIL
3 21 (16.80%) Presales
3 21 (16.80%) Project Delivery
4 15 (12.00%) Service Management
5 14 (11.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (11.20%) Server Virtualisation
6 11 (8.80%) Change Management
7 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 10 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 10 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 9 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.40%) Line Management
9 8 (6.40%) Network Management
10 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.60%) Data Centre Operations
10 7 (5.60%) Migration
11 6 (4.80%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.80%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.60%) SQL
3 8 (6.40%) Python
4 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.60%) Perl
5 2 (1.60%) Ruby
6 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (69.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (63.20%) CCA
3 52 (41.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 51 (40.80%) MCSE
5 38 (30.40%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (28.80%) CCNA
7 35 (28.00%) MCSA
8 17 (13.60%) MCITP
9 14 (11.20%) CCNP
10 8 (6.40%) Degree
11 7 (5.60%) CCAA
11 7 (5.60%) MCP
11 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
12 5 (4.00%) RHCE
13 4 (3.20%) CCEA
13 4 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (2.40%) AWS Certification
14 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
15 2 (1.60%) CESG Certified Professional
16 1 (0.80%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (63.20%) XenApp
2 66 (52.80%) Active Directory
3 63 (50.40%) XenDesktop
4 57 (45.60%) Hyper-V
5 52 (41.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (18.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (8.80%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (6.40%) vSphere
9 7 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (4.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (4.80%) NFS
11 5 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (3.20%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.60%) Firmware
14 1 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.80%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.80%) UAG
Systems Management
1 33 (26.40%) XenMobile
2 18 (14.40%) SCCM
3 8 (6.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (5.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (4.00%) SCOM
6 5 (4.00%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.60%) Terraform
8 1 (0.80%) Ansible
8 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.80%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.80%) vRealize
8 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (96.80%) Citrix
2 102 (81.60%) Microsoft
3 93 (74.40%) VMware
4 53 (42.40%) Cisco
5 24 (19.20%) Ivanti
6 16 (12.80%) Symantec
7 11 (8.80%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.00%) Qualys
9 8 (6.40%) Asigra
9 8 (6.40%) CommVault
9 8 (6.40%) Zscaler
10 7 (5.60%) HP
10 7 (5.60%) Meraki
10 7 (5.60%) NetApp
11 6 (4.80%) Aruba
11 6 (4.80%) Dell
11 6 (4.80%) ProCurve
11 6 (4.80%) Splunk
12 5 (4.00%) Atlassian
12 5 (4.00%) SAP