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

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 988 837 969
Rank change year-on-year -151 +132 -75
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 174 382 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.90% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 128 195 254
UK median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - -
10th Percentile £36,100 £30,450 £28,038
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -1.23%

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 39,080 42,544 50,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 24.39% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28,975 32,654 40,329
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Citrix Certification in the UK

Citrix Certification
Top 12 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 October 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 -125 173 £46,000 +8.24% 33
UK excluding London -15 132 £45,000 +12.50% 23
London -123 41 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North of England +19 39 £50,000 +21.21% 10
South East -17 35 £50,000 +26.58% 8
South West 0 29 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire +40 25 £50,000 +56.25% 5
East of England +9 22 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Midlands +11 17 £77,500 +116.78% 1
West Midlands +18 16 £77,500 +121.43% 1
North West +2 14 £23,500 -44.71% 4
East Midlands -11 1 £29,000 -20.55%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 148 (85.06%) Citrix
2 135 (77.59%) Windows
3 123 (70.69%) Microsoft
4 113 (64.94%) VMware
5 99 (56.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 88 (50.57%) Active Directory
7 80 (45.98%) XenApp
8 79 (45.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 79 (45.40%) CCA
9 76 (43.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 71 (40.80%) MCSE
10 71 (40.80%) Windows Server
11 70 (40.23%) NetScaler
11 70 (40.23%) Office 365
12 68 (39.08%) XenDesktop
13 64 (36.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 61 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 55 (31.61%) Hyper-V
15 55 (31.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 49 (28.16%) VMware ESXi
17 48 (27.59%) PowerShell
18 45 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 43 (24.71%) ITIL
20 41 (23.56%) Microsoft App-V
21 38 (21.84%) Project Management
22 37 (21.26%) Problem-Solving
23 35 (20.11%) Cisco
24 34 (19.54%) XenServer
25 32 (18.39%) XenMobile
26 31 (17.82%) SAN

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 26 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (5.17%) IIS
3 8 (4.60%) Apache
3 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (4.02%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 70 (40.23%) Office 365
2 64 (36.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.92%) OneDrive
4 18 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (5.75%) SaaS
6 4 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (40.23%) NetScaler
2 31 (17.82%) SAN
3 30 (17.24%) Firewall
4 29 (16.67%) DNS
5 24 (13.79%) VPN
6 21 (12.07%) Remote Desktop
7 19 (10.92%) DHCP
8 14 (8.05%) TCP/IP
8 14 (8.05%) Wireshark
9 12 (6.90%) LAN
9 12 (6.90%) WAN
10 11 (6.32%) NAS
10 11 (6.32%) Network Security
11 9 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (5.17%) DDNS
11 9 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (4.60%) Ethernet
12 8 (4.60%) IPsec
13 7 (4.02%) IPv4
13 7 (4.02%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.60%) MySQL
3 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.87%) MSI
General
1 19 (10.92%) Finance
2 7 (4.02%) Advertising
3 5 (2.87%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Automotive
4 4 (2.30%) Legal
4 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.15%) German Language
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (25.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 39 (22.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (13.79%) Architect
4 21 (12.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 20 (11.49%) Lead Architect
6 19 (10.92%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
8 17 (9.77%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (9.20%) Cloud Architect
10 15 (8.62%) IT Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 13 (7.47%) Consultant
11 13 (7.47%) Technical Leader
12 11 (6.32%) Citrix Specialist
12 11 (6.32%) Support Engineer
13 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (5.75%) Exchange Engineer
13 10 (5.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Engineer
15 8 (4.60%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) 802.1X
1 7 (4.02%) XMPP
2 5 (2.87%) LDAP
2 5 (2.87%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.62%) Clustering
3 12 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.75%) Fat Client
4 10 (5.75%) Thin Client
5 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.02%) DataPower
6 7 (4.02%) Driving Licence
6 7 (4.02%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (2.87%) NHS
8 4 (2.30%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.72%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.57%) AS400
11 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (77.59%) Windows
2 76 (43.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 71 (40.80%) Windows Server
4 61 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (17.24%) Windows 10
6 25 (14.37%) Windows 7
7 13 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.17%) Linux
9 5 (2.87%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.87%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 43 (24.71%) ITIL
3 38 (21.84%) Project Management
4 37 (21.26%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (14.37%) DevOps
6 23 (13.22%) Time Management
7 22 (12.64%) Presales
8 18 (10.34%) Migration
9 17 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (8.05%) Service Delivery
11 13 (7.47%) Change Management
11 13 (7.47%) Line Management
12 11 (6.32%) Load Balancing
13 10 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (5.75%) PRINCE2
14 8 (4.60%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (4.60%) Data Protection
14 8 (4.60%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (4.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.32%) SQL
3 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 99 (56.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (45.40%) CCA
3 71 (40.80%) MCSE
4 45 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 31 (17.82%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (16.09%) MCSA
7 24 (13.79%) CCNA
8 23 (13.22%) Security Cleared
9 22 (12.64%) Degree
10 21 (12.07%) MCITP
11 19 (10.92%) CCNP
12 15 (8.62%) SC Cleared
13 14 (8.05%) MCP
14 12 (6.90%) CCAA
15 9 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (4.60%) CCEA
16 8 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
16 8 (4.60%) VCP5
17 7 (4.02%) CCIE
18 5 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.07%) SLA
2 5 (2.87%) GDPR
3 2 (1.15%) COBIT
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 88 (50.57%) Active Directory
2 80 (45.98%) XenApp
3 79 (45.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (39.08%) XenDesktop
5 55 (31.61%) Hyper-V
6 49 (28.16%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (23.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 34 (19.54%) XenServer
9 19 (10.92%) Terminal Services
10 15 (8.62%) vSphere
11 7 (4.02%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (4.02%) VMware NSX
12 3 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (1.15%) Xen
14 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (18.39%) XenMobile
2 19 (10.92%) SCCM
3 8 (4.60%) SCOM
4 7 (4.02%) Cacti
4 7 (4.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (4.02%) EdgeSight
5 6 (3.45%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.72%) vRealize
7 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.15%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.57%) Nagios
8 1 (0.57%) Simpana
8 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.57%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 148 (85.06%) Citrix
2 123 (70.69%) Microsoft
3 113 (64.94%) VMware
4 35 (20.11%) Cisco
5 29 (16.67%) Ivanti
6 21 (12.07%) Symantec
7 20 (11.49%) McAfee
8 18 (10.34%) Altiris
8 18 (10.34%) SolarWinds
9 11 (6.32%) HP
10 8 (4.60%) IBM
10 8 (4.60%) Veeam
11 7 (4.02%) CommVault
11 7 (4.02%) Juniper
11 7 (4.02%) Palo Alto
11 7 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (4.02%) Sophos
12 6 (3.45%) NetApp
13 5 (2.87%) Avaya
14 4 (2.30%) Wyse