Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 954 956 879
Rank change year-on-year +2 -77 -186
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 235 228 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.53% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 189 183 376
UK median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £32,950 £32,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +10.34%

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 41,644 43,160 56,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.48% 25.20% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31,855 34,007 45,725
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 £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +6.25%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -17 218 £42,000 -13.85% 21
UK excluding London -28 169 £40,000 -11.11% 18
London -6 61 £51,250 -6.82% 3
South East -6 59 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Midlands +17 34 £40,000 +14.29% 2
West Midlands +15 31 £40,000 +14.29% 2
North of England -12 30 £50,000 +33.33% 5
East of England -24 21 £42,000 -9.68% 1
North West -6 17 £46,250 +8.82% 4
South West -2 14 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Yorkshire +19 13 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Wales -1 11 £40,000 -
East Midlands +6 3 £36,500 -18.89%
Scotland -35 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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.

1 210 (89.36%) Citrix
2 186 (79.15%) VMware
3 181 (77.02%) Windows
4 175 (74.47%) CCA
5 172 (73.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 166 (70.64%) Microsoft
7 136 (57.87%) XenApp
8 130 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 128 (54.47%) MCSE
10 122 (51.91%) Hyper-V
11 113 (48.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 111 (47.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 106 (45.11%) SAN
14 102 (43.40%) Active Directory
15 97 (41.28%) Office 365
16 93 (39.57%) Windows Server
17 67 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
18 62 (26.38%) NetScaler
19 61 (25.96%) XenDesktop
20 57 (24.26%) ITIL
21 49 (20.85%) MS Exchange
22 48 (20.43%) Cisco Certification
23 46 (19.57%) Cisco
24 44 (18.72%) CCNA
25 41 (17.45%) MCITP
26 40 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
27 39 (16.60%) DNS
28 38 (16.17%) Firewall
29 37 (15.74%) DHCP
29 37 (15.74%) VMware ESXi

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 49 (20.85%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.68%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.68%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.13%) IIS
6 4 (1.70%) Apache
6 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.85%) Confluence
7 2 (0.85%) nginx
7 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 97 (41.28%) Office 365
2 40 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.83%) SaaS
5 6 (2.55%) IaaS
6 5 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.13%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.85%) PaaS
8 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.43%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (45.11%) SAN
2 62 (26.38%) NetScaler
3 39 (16.60%) DNS
4 38 (16.17%) Firewall
5 37 (15.74%) DHCP
6 35 (14.89%) LAN
7 33 (14.04%) WAN
8 21 (8.94%) Remote Desktop
9 18 (7.66%) TCP/IP
10 13 (5.53%) iSCSI
11 12 (5.11%) Wireshark
12 11 (4.68%) VoIP
13 10 (4.26%) NAS
14 9 (3.83%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (3.83%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (3.40%) VPN
16 7 (2.98%) Ethernet
16 7 (2.98%) FTP
16 7 (2.98%) Wireless
16 7 (2.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.28%) MySQL
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) AutoIt
General
1 34 (14.47%) Finance
2 5 (2.13%) Banking
2 5 (2.13%) Law
2 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.70%) Legal
3 4 (1.70%) Retail
4 3 (1.28%) Electronics
4 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Games
5 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (26.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 54 (22.98%) Consultant
3 44 (18.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 36 (15.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 32 (13.62%) Citrix Engineer
6 21 (8.94%) Support Engineer
7 18 (7.66%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (6.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (6.81%) Architect
10 15 (6.38%) IT Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) Citrix Specialist
11 13 (5.53%) Cloud Architect
11 13 (5.53%) Lead Architect
12 12 (5.11%) Analyst
12 12 (5.11%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Support
13 11 (4.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.28%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.28%) XMPP
2 1 (0.43%) LDAP
2 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.23%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.68%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.68%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.83%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.40%) Clustering
6 8 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.55%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.55%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.70%) NHS
10 3 (1.28%) DataPower
10 3 (1.28%) Replication
10 3 (1.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Wiki
12 1 (0.43%) AS400
12 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 181 (77.02%) Windows
2 111 (47.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 93 (39.57%) Windows Server
4 67 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (12.77%) Linux
6 22 (9.36%) Windows 10
7 20 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (8.09%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.55%) SUSE
9 6 (2.55%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.13%) Unix
11 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.85%) CentOS
12 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.26%) ITIL
2 26 (11.06%) Project Management
3 25 (10.64%) Presales
4 23 (9.79%) Time Management
5 19 (8.09%) PRINCE2
6 18 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (7.23%) Line Management
8 16 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (5.96%) Data Protection
9 14 (5.96%) Migration
10 13 (5.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (5.53%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.11%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.11%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (4.68%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.26%) ITIL V3
14 8 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (2.98%) Business Continuity
15 7 (2.98%) Change Management
15 7 (2.98%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.47%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.11%) SQL
3 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.85%) Perl
4 1 (0.43%) C#
4 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.43%) PHP
4 1 (0.43%) VB
4 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 175 (74.47%) CCA
2 172 (73.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 128 (54.47%) MCSE
4 113 (48.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 48 (20.43%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (18.72%) CCNA
7 41 (17.45%) MCITP
8 35 (14.89%) MCSA
9 30 (12.77%) Degree
10 21 (8.94%) CCNP
11 17 (7.23%) Security Cleared
12 15 (6.38%) MCP
13 13 (5.53%) SC Cleared
14 12 (5.11%) VCP5
15 8 (3.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (2.55%) CCAA
17 5 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 4 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
18 4 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
19 3 (1.28%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.66%) SLA
2 2 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 136 (57.87%) XenApp
2 130 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (51.91%) Hyper-V
4 102 (43.40%) Active Directory
5 61 (25.96%) XenDesktop
6 37 (15.74%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (13.62%) XenServer
8 25 (10.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 24 (10.21%) vSphere
10 15 (6.38%) Terminal Services
11 5 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.28%) Firmware
13 3 (1.28%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.43%) NFS
14 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 31 (13.19%) SCCM
2 24 (10.21%) SCOM
3 18 (7.66%) EdgeSight
4 14 (5.96%) NetBackup
5 10 (4.26%) XenMobile
6 9 (3.83%) vCenter Server
7 5 (2.13%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.13%) Nagios
7 5 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.28%) Cacti
8 3 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.28%) WSUS
9 2 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.43%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 210 (89.36%) Citrix
2 186 (79.15%) VMware
3 166 (70.64%) Microsoft
4 46 (19.57%) Cisco
5 29 (12.34%) NetApp
6 24 (10.21%) Ivanti
7 16 (6.81%) HP
8 12 (5.11%) Meraki
9 10 (4.26%) Symantec
9 10 (4.26%) Veeam
10 8 (3.40%) Juniper
10 8 (3.40%) McAfee
10 8 (3.40%) Sophos
11 7 (2.98%) 3PAR
11 7 (2.98%) CommVault
12 6 (2.55%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.55%) Zerto
13 5 (2.13%) Altiris
13 5 (2.13%) F5
13 5 (2.13%) SolarWinds