Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 962 904
Rank change year-on-year +166 -58 -211
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 416 260 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.53% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 239 223 365
UK median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -1.20% +3.75%

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 43165 49027 60087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.01% 26.21% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33185 39333 47990
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +176 394 £42,500 - 12
London +150 210 £46,000 -16.36% 5
UK excluding London +32 199 £40,000 -2.44% 8
South East +40 58 £39,500 -7.06% 4
Midlands +22 41 £36,500 +4.29% 1
West Midlands +22 37 £38,750 +6.90% 1
North of England -21 37 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England +8 31 £55,000 +29.41%
South West +32 27 £37,500 -16.67% 1
North West -10 24 £42,500 -5.56%
Wales +22 16 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -21 13 £50,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +22 4 £36,500 +10.61%
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 391 (93.99%) Citrix
2 352 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 347 (83.41%) VMware
4 342 (82.21%) Windows
5 340 (81.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 305 (73.32%) CCA
7 262 (62.98%) XenApp
8 258 (62.02%) MCSE
9 242 (58.17%) Active Directory
10 204 (49.04%) MS Exchange
11 202 (48.56%) XenDesktop
12 190 (45.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 170 (40.87%) ITIL
14 160 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 143 (34.38%) Windows 7
16 141 (33.89%) Finance
17 139 (33.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 137 (32.93%) SCCM
19 133 (31.97%) SAN
20 131 (31.49%) Banking
20 131 (31.49%) Hyper-V
21 130 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 122 (29.33%) Investment Banking
22 122 (29.33%) Wealth Management
22 122 (29.33%) Retail Banking
22 122 (29.33%) Asset Management
23 120 (28.85%) Windows Server
24 118 (28.37%) Microsoft Office
25 116 (27.88%) McAfee
26 115 (27.64%) AppSense

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
1 204 (49.04%) MS Exchange
2 160 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (26.68%) Skype for Business
4 65 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (8.17%) IIS
6 16 (3.85%) Apache
7 12 (2.88%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.72%) nginx
12 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 118 (28.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 111 (26.68%) Office 365
2 102 (24.52%) IaaS
3 50 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.40%) OneDrive
6 8 (1.92%) SaaS
7 6 (1.44%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 133 (31.97%) SAN
2 107 (25.72%) Skype
3 58 (13.94%) NetScaler
4 55 (13.22%) DNS
4 55 (13.22%) Firewall
5 44 (10.58%) WAN
6 42 (10.10%) LAN
7 39 (9.38%) DHCP
7 39 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 39 (9.38%) VoIP
8 28 (6.73%) NAS
9 25 (6.01%) VPN
10 22 (5.29%) iSCSI
11 17 (4.09%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (3.37%) Ethernet
12 14 (3.37%) Network Security
13 13 (3.13%) DDNS
13 13 (3.13%) Internet
13 13 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.37%) MySQL
4 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
General
1 141 (33.89%) Finance
2 131 (31.49%) Banking
3 122 (29.33%) Investment Banking
3 122 (29.33%) Retail Banking
4 8 (1.92%) Back Office
5 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.96%) Advertising
7 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Retail
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (16.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (15.63%) Consultant
3 52 (12.50%) Head of Support
4 46 (11.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 43 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 36 (8.65%) Support Engineer
7 35 (8.41%) Citrix Engineer
8 34 (8.17%) IT Engineer
9 25 (6.01%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (5.29%) Architect
10 22 (5.29%) IT Support
11 19 (4.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (4.57%) IT Support Specialist
11 19 (4.57%) Support Specialist
12 18 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (4.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (4.09%) Administrator
13 17 (4.09%) Citrix Specialist
13 17 (4.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (4.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.68%) XMPP
2 4 (0.96%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.48%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 112 (26.92%) User Experience
2 104 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 36 (8.65%) Computer Science
4 34 (8.17%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.81%) Driving Licence
6 15 (3.61%) Clustering
7 12 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.88%) Fat Client
7 12 (2.88%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.40%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.40%) Replication
9 7 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.68%) DataPower
9 7 (1.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 5 (1.20%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.20%) Reinsurance
11 3 (0.72%) iPad
11 3 (0.72%) Tandem
12 2 (0.48%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 342 (82.21%) Windows
2 143 (34.38%) Windows 7
3 139 (33.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 120 (28.85%) Windows Server
5 110 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 104 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 102 (24.52%) Android
7 102 (24.52%) Apple iOS
8 53 (12.74%) Windows 10
9 31 (7.45%) Linux
10 26 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (2.40%) Debian
12 8 (1.92%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.44%) Unix
15 5 (1.20%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.72%) SUSE
17 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (40.87%) ITIL
2 122 (29.33%) Asset Management
2 122 (29.33%) Wealth Management
3 106 (25.48%) Service Management
4 65 (15.63%) Problem Management
5 43 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
6 35 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (7.45%) Presales
8 28 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (6.49%) Change Management
10 26 (6.25%) Project Management
10 26 (6.25%) Time Management
11 24 (5.77%) PRINCE2
12 23 (5.53%) ITIL V3
13 21 (5.05%) Application Virtualisation
14 17 (4.09%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (3.85%) Migration
15 16 (3.85%) Patch Management
16 13 (3.13%) Change Control
17 12 (2.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (11.54%) SQL
2 45 (10.82%) PowerShell
3 21 (5.05%) VBScript
4 6 (1.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.24%) Perl
6 1 (0.24%) PHP
6 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 340 (81.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 305 (73.32%) CCA
3 258 (62.02%) MCSE
4 130 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 90 (21.63%) Cisco Certification
6 79 (18.99%) CCNA
7 74 (17.79%) MCSA
8 44 (10.58%) Degree
9 41 (9.86%) MCP
10 33 (7.93%) CCNP
11 32 (7.69%) CCEA
11 32 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
12 24 (5.77%) CCAA
13 20 (4.81%) MCITP
14 13 (3.13%) MCTS
14 13 (3.13%) Security Cleared
14 13 (3.13%) VCP5
15 10 (2.40%) CompTIA Security+
15 10 (2.40%) HP ASE
15 10 (2.40%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.64%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.92%) SLA
3 6 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 262 (62.98%) XenApp
2 242 (58.17%) Active Directory
3 202 (48.56%) XenDesktop
4 190 (45.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 131 (31.49%) Hyper-V
6 48 (11.54%) vSphere
7 42 (10.10%) XenServer
8 38 (9.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 32 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.92%) ISA Server
10 8 (1.92%) Terminal Server
10 8 (1.92%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.68%) VMware NSX
12 5 (1.20%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.48%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 137 (32.93%) SCCM
2 102 (24.52%) AirWatch
3 16 (3.85%) EdgeSight
4 9 (2.16%) Nagios
4 9 (2.16%) XenMobile
5 8 (1.92%) SCOM
6 7 (1.68%) Cacti
6 7 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.20%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.20%) WSUS
9 4 (0.96%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.72%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.48%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.48%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 391 (93.99%) Citrix
2 352 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 347 (83.41%) VMware
4 116 (27.88%) McAfee
5 115 (27.64%) AppSense
6 102 (24.52%) Apple
6 102 (24.52%) Cisco
6 102 (24.52%) ServiceNow
7 27 (6.49%) HP
7 27 (6.49%) NetApp
8 20 (4.81%) SolarWinds
9 19 (4.57%) SonicWALL
10 17 (4.09%) Dell
11 15 (3.61%) Symantec
12 14 (3.37%) EMC
12 14 (3.37%) Juniper
13 10 (2.40%) IBM
13 10 (2.40%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.16%) Altiris
14 9 (2.16%) Wyse