Period
to 4 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Citrix Engineer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Engineer
UK
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 876 963 1012
Rank change year-on-year +87 +49 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 108 166 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 94 149 168
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,375 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.13% -8.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 111,209 142,157 170,905
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 95.97% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 89,179 113,405 140,174
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Citrix Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix Engineer.

Salary trend for Citrix Engineer in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix Engineer over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Citrix Engineer in the UK

Citrix Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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 +76 106 £50,000 +11.11% 11
UK excluding London +71 53 £40,000 -11.11% 5
London +47 53 £55,000 +15.79% 6
North of England +68 29 £45,000 - 2
North West +54 20 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Midlands +41 11 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Yorkshire +33 9 £45,000 - 1
Work from Home - 9 £35,500 - 1
South East +41 7 £46,250 +8.82% 1
East Midlands +35 7 £30,000 -22.08%
West Midlands +48 4 £34,000 -43.33% 1
South West +37 4 £47,500 -17.39% 1
East of England +58 2 £44,250 +10.63%

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, Citrix Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 108 (100.00%) Citrix
2 86 (79.63%) Windows
3 77 (71.30%) XenApp
4 69 (63.89%) VMware
5 68 (62.96%) Active Directory
6 60 (55.56%) XenDesktop
7 59 (54.63%) Microsoft
8 49 (45.37%) NetScaler
9 48 (44.44%) Windows Server
10 47 (43.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (37.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 39 (36.11%) Office 365
12 39 (36.11%) MS Exchange
13 31 (28.70%) PowerShell
14 27 (25.00%) Windows 10
15 26 (24.07%) Azure
16 24 (22.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 24 (22.22%) ITIL
17 23 (21.30%) SCCM
17 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (18.52%) SAN
19 19 (17.59%) DHCP
19 19 (17.59%) DNS
19 19 (17.59%) Problem-Solving
20 18 (16.67%) vSphere
20 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
21 17 (15.74%) Proactive Monitoring
22 15 (13.89%) Windows 7

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
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 39 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (12.04%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.78%) IIS
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (36.11%) Office 365
2 26 (24.07%) Azure
3 9 (8.33%) Slack
4 3 (2.78%) AWS
4 3 (2.78%) IaaS
5 2 (1.85%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 2 (1.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Stack
6 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 49 (45.37%) NetScaler
2 20 (18.52%) SAN
3 19 (17.59%) DHCP
3 19 (17.59%) DNS
4 7 (6.48%) Skype
5 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.63%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.78%) LAN
7 3 (2.78%) NAS
8 2 (1.85%) Firewall
8 2 (1.85%) WAN
9 1 (0.93%) Internet
9 1 (0.93%) Network Security
9 1 (0.93%) PBX
9 1 (0.93%) VPN
9 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) JIRA
2 9 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 9 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.93%) TestRail
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (10.19%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Public Sector
3 4 (3.70%) Housing Association
4 3 (2.78%) Local Government
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Electronics
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) COM
2 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.93%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.33%) User Experience
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 86 (79.63%) Windows
2 48 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 27 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (13.89%) Windows 7
7 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2016
8 10 (9.26%) Mac OS
9 8 (7.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.85%) Linux
10 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.93%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (22.22%) ITIL
3 19 (17.59%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (15.74%) Proactive Monitoring
5 11 (10.19%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.33%) Change Management
6 9 (8.33%) Consumerization
6 9 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (8.33%) DevOps
6 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 9 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 8 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (6.48%) Application Packaging
8 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
9 6 (5.56%) Storage Management
10 5 (4.63%) Information Security
11 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) PHP
3 1 (0.93%) Python
3 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 9 (8.33%) MCSE
2 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.63%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.70%) CCA
6 4 (3.70%) MCSA
7 3 (2.78%) CCNA
7 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.85%) MCITP
8 2 (1.85%) MCTS
8 2 (1.85%) VCP5
9 1 (0.93%) MCP
9 1 (0.93%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.78%) GDPR
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (71.30%) XenApp
2 68 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 60 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 47 (43.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (22.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 18 (16.67%) vSphere
7 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
8 14 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (4.63%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.78%) NFS
12 3 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.93%) Firmware
14 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (21.30%) SCCM
2 11 (10.19%) XenMobile
3 9 (8.33%) Grafana
3 9 (8.33%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.78%) SCOM
6 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) Citrix
2 69 (63.89%) VMware
3 59 (54.63%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.96%) Cisco
5 11 (10.19%) Ivanti
6 8 (7.41%) Actuate
7 5 (4.63%) EMC
7 5 (4.63%) Wyse
8 4 (3.70%) Hitachi
9 3 (2.78%) HP
9 3 (2.78%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (2.78%) SAP
10 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.93%) Avaya
10 1 (0.93%) BroadSoft
10 1 (0.93%) Dell
10 1 (0.93%) Mitel
10 1 (0.93%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.93%) Splunk