Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Certification
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 984 942 910
Rank change year-on-year -42 -32 -136
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Certification 218 270 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.61% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 147 160 333
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,200 £29,350
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%

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 41,434 43,970 55,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.73% 24.76% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30,874 34,104 44,506
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,898 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.64% - +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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 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 -29 216 £45,000 -5.26% 13
UK excluding London +3 163 £42,500 - 11
London -49 53 £52,500 +2.44% 4
South East -16 51 £50,000 +17.65% 2
East of England +25 38 £42,000 -16.00% 3
North of England +26 35 £50,000 +17.65% 3
South West +6 28 £42,500 -22.73%
North West +14 23 £50,000 +25.00%
Midlands +12 20 £47,000 +34.29% 1
West Midlands +33 19 £62,250 +77.86%
Yorkshire +31 12 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands -2 1 £29,000 -35.56% 1
Scotland -19 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 183 (83.94%) Citrix
2 152 (69.72%) Windows
3 144 (66.06%) VMware
4 136 (62.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 129 (59.17%) Microsoft
6 107 (49.08%) CCA
7 101 (46.33%) MCSE
8 95 (43.58%) Active Directory
9 92 (42.20%) XenApp
10 90 (41.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 85 (38.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 84 (38.53%) Windows Server
12 84 (38.53%) Hyper-V
13 75 (34.40%) NetScaler
14 71 (32.57%) XenDesktop
14 71 (32.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 68 (31.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 68 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 68 (31.19%) SAN
16 67 (30.73%) Office 365
17 53 (24.31%) ITIL
18 50 (22.94%) VMware ESXi
19 49 (22.48%) Project Management
20 45 (20.64%) Cisco
20 45 (20.64%) PowerShell
21 42 (19.27%) Degree
21 42 (19.27%) DNS
22 41 (18.81%) MS Exchange
23 40 (18.35%) XenServer
24 38 (17.43%) Time 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 41 (18.81%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.59%) Apache
2 10 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (4.59%) IIS
3 8 (3.67%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.92%) Confluence
7 2 (0.92%) Site Server
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 68 (31.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (30.73%) Office 365
3 31 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (8.26%) SaaS
5 10 (4.59%) OneDrive
6 7 (3.21%) IaaS
7 2 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.92%) PaaS
8 1 (0.46%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (34.40%) NetScaler
2 68 (31.19%) SAN
3 42 (19.27%) DNS
4 35 (16.06%) Firewall
5 34 (15.60%) Remote Desktop
6 30 (13.76%) DHCP
7 24 (11.01%) VPN
8 23 (10.55%) WAN
9 22 (10.09%) LAN
9 22 (10.09%) TCP/IP
10 20 (9.17%) Wireshark
11 17 (7.80%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (6.42%) NAS
13 12 (5.50%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (5.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (5.05%) DDNS
14 11 (5.05%) Ethernet
14 11 (5.05%) IPsec
14 11 (5.05%) IPv4
14 11 (5.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.59%) MySQL
1 10 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.46%) Power BI
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) MSI
2 2 (0.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.46%) AutoIt
General
1 30 (13.76%) Finance
2 9 (4.13%) Retail
3 6 (2.75%) Advertising
4 2 (0.92%) Banking
4 2 (0.92%) Legal
4 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Law
5 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (22.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (19.72%) Citrix Engineer
3 37 (16.97%) Architect
4 31 (14.22%) Lead Architect
5 29 (13.30%) Cloud Architect
6 22 (10.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 20 (9.17%) Consultant
8 18 (8.26%) Technical Leader
9 17 (7.80%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.80%) Technical Engineer
10 16 (7.34%) IT Engineer
11 13 (5.96%) Support Engineer
12 11 (5.05%) Network Engineer
13 10 (4.59%) Exchange Engineer
13 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Engineer
13 10 (4.59%) Windows Engineer
14 9 (4.13%) Citrix Specialist
14 9 (4.13%) Citrix Support
14 9 (4.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 9 (4.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.59%) 802.1X
1 10 (4.59%) XMPP
2 5 (2.29%) LDAP
3 3 (1.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Clustering
2 19 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.88%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.59%) DataPower
5 10 (4.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 9 (4.13%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.13%) NHS
7 7 (3.21%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.29%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.29%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.38%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.38%) Replication
10 3 (1.38%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Wiki
12 1 (0.46%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 152 (69.72%) Windows
2 85 (38.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 84 (38.53%) Windows Server
4 68 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (13.30%) Linux
6 22 (10.09%) Windows 10
7 18 (8.26%) Windows 7
8 16 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.92%) CentOS
11 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.92%) SUSE
11 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.31%) ITIL
2 49 (22.48%) Project Management
3 38 (17.43%) Time Management
4 33 (15.14%) Presales
5 28 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (12.39%) Line Management
7 24 (11.01%) DevOps
8 23 (10.55%) Service Delivery
9 21 (9.63%) Load Balancing
10 20 (9.17%) Change Management
11 19 (8.72%) Data Protection
12 18 (8.26%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (7.34%) Migration
14 13 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (4.59%) Systems Analysis
17 9 (4.13%) PRINCE2
18 8 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (3.67%) Business Continuity
19 6 (2.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.64%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.59%) SQL
3 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.92%) Perl
4 1 (0.46%) C#
4 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (62.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (49.08%) CCA
3 101 (46.33%) MCSE
4 71 (32.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 42 (19.27%) Degree
6 36 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (16.06%) Security Cleared
8 34 (15.60%) MCITP
9 27 (12.39%) CCNP
10 26 (11.93%) CCNA
10 26 (11.93%) SC Cleared
11 19 (8.72%) MCSA
12 16 (7.34%) MCP
13 15 (6.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 14 (6.42%) CCAA
15 11 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
16 10 (4.59%) CCIE
17 9 (4.13%) VCP5
18 8 (3.67%) CCEA
19 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.93%) SLA
2 5 (2.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) COBIT
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 95 (43.58%) Active Directory
2 92 (42.20%) XenApp
3 90 (41.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 84 (38.53%) Hyper-V
5 71 (32.57%) XenDesktop
6 50 (22.94%) VMware ESXi
7 40 (18.35%) XenServer
8 38 (17.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 23 (10.55%) Terminal Services
10 22 (10.09%) vSphere
11 10 (4.59%) VMware NSX
12 6 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.92%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.92%) Firmware
13 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.92%) Xen
14 1 (0.46%) NFS
14 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 24 (11.01%) SCCM
2 21 (9.63%) SCOM
3 19 (8.72%) XenMobile
4 18 (8.26%) EdgeSight
5 16 (7.34%) NetBackup
6 10 (4.59%) Cacti
6 10 (4.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (3.21%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.38%) Nagios
9 3 (1.38%) vRealize
9 3 (1.38%) WSUS
10 2 (0.92%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.46%) Simpana
11 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 183 (83.94%) Citrix
2 144 (66.06%) VMware
3 129 (59.17%) Microsoft
4 45 (20.64%) Cisco
5 31 (14.22%) Ivanti
6 21 (9.63%) HP
6 21 (9.63%) SolarWinds
7 20 (9.17%) NetApp
8 14 (6.42%) Symantec
8 14 (6.42%) Veeam
9 13 (5.96%) McAfee
9 13 (5.96%) Palo Alto
10 12 (5.50%) Juniper
11 11 (5.05%) IBM
12 10 (4.59%) Altiris
12 10 (4.59%) Meraki
12 10 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (3.67%) CommVault
14 6 (2.75%) Sophos
15 4 (1.83%) EMC