Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 917 844
Rank change year-on-year +86 -73 -106
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 355 335 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.65% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 174 292 402
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,288 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £63,625 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +2.47% +1.25%

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 43162 51309 60212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.36% 26.45% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33143 41402 48194
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Citrix Certification in the UK

Citrix Certification
Top 13 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 19 September 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 +85 346 £42,500 - 21
London +121 195 £46,250 -15.91% 12
UK excluding London -22 157 £40,000 -3.61% 10
South East +28 55 £39,500 -7.06% 4
North of England -45 32 £41,250 - 1
East of England +15 29 £55,000 +30.95% 2
North West -23 24 £41,250 -31.25% 1
South West +14 21 £37,500 +3.45% 2
Midlands +26 20 £35,000 +6.06%
West Midlands +22 16 £35,000 +6.87%
Wales +1 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire -6 8 £38,750 -3.13%
East Midlands +20 4 £36,500 +10.61%

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 333 (93.80%) Citrix
2 298 (83.94%) VMware
3 294 (82.82%) Windows
4 293 (82.54%) Microsoft
5 292 (82.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 256 (72.11%) CCA
7 239 (67.32%) MCSE
8 229 (64.51%) XenApp
9 213 (60.00%) Active Directory
10 199 (56.06%) XenDesktop
11 181 (50.99%) MS Exchange
12 169 (47.61%) ITIL
13 148 (41.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 141 (39.72%) SCCM
14 141 (39.72%) Windows 7
15 136 (38.31%) Finance
16 131 (36.90%) Exchange Server 2010
17 127 (35.77%) Banking
18 124 (34.93%) Windows Server
19 121 (34.08%) Retail
19 121 (34.08%) AppSense
20 119 (33.52%) Asset Management
20 119 (33.52%) Investment Banking
20 119 (33.52%) Retail Banking
20 119 (33.52%) Wealth Management
21 115 (32.39%) User Experience
22 112 (31.55%) Windows Server 2012
22 112 (31.55%) McAfee
23 111 (31.27%) Service Management
23 111 (31.27%) Microsoft Office

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
1 181 (50.99%) MS Exchange
2 131 (36.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 109 (30.70%) Skype for Business
4 46 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (6.20%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.38%) IIS
7 6 (1.69%) Apache
8 5 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 111 (31.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 101 (28.45%) IaaS
2 71 (20.00%) Office 365
3 33 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.54%) SaaS
6 7 (1.97%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (30.42%) Skype
2 95 (26.76%) SAN
3 56 (15.77%) DNS
4 51 (14.37%) NetScaler
5 43 (12.11%) DHCP
6 42 (11.83%) Firewall
6 42 (11.83%) WAN
7 38 (10.70%) LAN
8 30 (8.45%) VPN
9 23 (6.48%) iSCSI
9 23 (6.48%) VoIP
10 21 (5.92%) NAS
11 18 (5.07%) TCP/IP
12 17 (4.79%) Remote Desktop
12 17 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (3.66%) Network Security
14 12 (3.38%) Wireshark
15 11 (3.10%) MPLS
16 10 (2.82%) VLAN
17 9 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.97%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.69%) MySQL
5 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.28%) Impala
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 136 (38.31%) Finance
2 127 (35.77%) Banking
3 121 (34.08%) Retail
4 119 (33.52%) Investment Banking
4 119 (33.52%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.69%) Advertising
6 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.85%) Legal
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (14.37%) Head of Support
1 51 (14.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (11.27%) Consultant
3 31 (8.73%) Citrix Engineer
4 30 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 27 (7.61%) Support Engineer
6 26 (7.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 19 (5.35%) Architect
7 19 (5.35%) IT Engineer
7 19 (5.35%) IT Support
7 19 (5.35%) IT Support Specialist
7 19 (5.35%) Support Specialist
8 14 (3.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (3.38%) Desktop Support
10 12 (3.38%) Senior Consultant
10 12 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (3.10%) Analyst
11 11 (3.10%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (2.82%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.97%) Software Packaging
2 6 (1.69%) XMPP
3 4 (1.13%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.28%) PySpark
4 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (32.39%) User Experience
2 103 (29.01%) Blackberry
3 33 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.35%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.38%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.54%) Fat Client
6 9 (2.54%) Replication
6 9 (2.54%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.97%) Clustering
8 6 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.69%) DataPower
8 6 (1.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (0.85%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.85%) iPad
9 3 (0.85%) Tandem
10 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.56%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 294 (82.82%) Windows
2 141 (39.72%) Windows 7
3 124 (34.93%) Windows Server
4 112 (31.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 101 (28.45%) Android
5 101 (28.45%) Apple iOS
5 101 (28.45%) Mac OS X
6 88 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (13.52%) Windows 10
8 22 (6.20%) Linux
8 22 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.97%) Debian
10 6 (1.69%) Unix
10 6 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.28%) CentOS
12 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (47.61%) ITIL
2 119 (33.52%) Asset Management
2 119 (33.52%) Wealth Management
3 111 (31.27%) Service Management
4 56 (15.77%) Problem Management
5 43 (12.11%) Knowledge Management
6 33 (9.30%) Time Management
7 30 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (7.04%) Project Management
9 24 (6.76%) Change Management
10 21 (5.92%) Presales
11 20 (5.63%) Application Virtualisation
12 19 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (5.07%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.79%) ITIL V3
15 12 (3.38%) Migration
16 11 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (3.10%) Enterprise Architecture
17 10 (2.82%) Data Protection
17 10 (2.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 46 (12.96%) SQL
2 36 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.66%) VBScript
4 2 (0.56%) C
5 1 (0.28%) PHP
5 1 (0.28%) Python
5 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 292 (82.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 256 (72.11%) CCA
3 239 (67.32%) MCSE
4 106 (29.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 67 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (16.90%) CCNA
7 50 (14.08%) MCSA
8 46 (12.96%) Degree
9 41 (11.55%) CCEA
10 33 (9.30%) MCP
11 32 (9.01%) Computer Science Degree
12 27 (7.61%) CCAA
13 25 (7.04%) MCITP
14 24 (6.76%) CCNP
15 16 (4.51%) MCTS
16 8 (2.25%) Security Cleared
16 8 (2.25%) VCP5
17 7 (1.97%) CompTIA Security+
17 7 (1.97%) HP ASE
17 7 (1.97%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.23%) SLA
2 9 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.28%) QA
6 1 (0.28%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 229 (64.51%) XenApp
2 213 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 199 (56.06%) XenDesktop
4 148 (41.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 101 (28.45%) Hyper-V
6 58 (16.34%) vSphere
7 38 (10.70%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (10.42%) XenServer
9 34 (9.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (4.79%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.97%) MetaFrame
13 6 (1.69%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.56%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.56%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 141 (39.72%) SCCM
2 101 (28.45%) AirWatch
3 13 (3.66%) EdgeSight
3 13 (3.66%) SCOM
4 10 (2.82%) Cacti
5 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (2.54%) SCDPM
5 9 (2.54%) XenMobile
6 6 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.69%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.69%) WSUS
7 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.41%) Nagios
8 4 (1.13%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.56%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.56%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 333 (93.80%) Citrix
2 298 (83.94%) VMware
3 293 (82.54%) Microsoft
4 121 (34.08%) AppSense
5 112 (31.55%) McAfee
6 104 (29.30%) ServiceNow
7 101 (28.45%) Apple
8 91 (25.63%) Cisco
9 42 (11.83%) HP
10 22 (6.20%) SonicWALL
11 15 (4.23%) Juniper
12 14 (3.94%) Dell
12 14 (3.94%) NetApp
13 12 (3.38%) Symantec
14 11 (3.10%) SolarWinds
14 11 (3.10%) Veeam
15 10 (2.82%) 3PAR
16 9 (2.54%) CommVault
16 9 (2.54%) EMC
17 8 (2.25%) IBM