Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Citrix Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 969 927 970
Rank change year-on-year -42 +43 -154
Permanent jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 230 292 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 203 253 314
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,100 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,050 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer.

Salary trend for Citrix Engineer in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Citrix Engineer in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Top 14 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 19 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 -11 220 £42,500 - 10
London +32 137 £43,500 -8.42% 5
UK excluding London -45 91 £40,500 +1.25% 5
North of England +3 36 £40,000 -1.23% 3
North West +5 29 £42,500 - 2
South East +13 18 £41,500 +3.75%
Midlands +11 17 £41,000 +9.33% 2
West Midlands +5 16 £41,000 +9.33% 1
East of England +6 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire +22 7 £35,000 +6.06%
Scotland -6 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Wales +14 4 £40,000 -11.11%
South West +27 1 £25,000 -37.50%
East Midlands +21 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Citrix Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 230 (100.00%) Citrix
2 182 (79.13%) Windows
3 139 (60.43%) Active Directory
4 119 (51.74%) XenApp
5 113 (49.13%) Microsoft
6 107 (46.52%) XenDesktop
7 98 (42.61%) Windows Server
8 89 (38.70%) VMware
9 76 (33.04%) MS Exchange
10 67 (29.13%) DNS
11 65 (28.26%) SCCM
12 63 (27.39%) Office 365
13 58 (25.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (23.04%) Finance
16 52 (22.61%) DHCP
17 51 (22.17%) Hyper-V
18 49 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (20.87%) Windows 10
20 45 (19.57%) Windows 7
20 45 (19.57%) SAN
21 44 (19.13%) Microsoft Certification
22 43 (18.70%) NetScaler
23 42 (18.26%) Microsoft Office
24 40 (17.39%) PowerShell
25 39 (16.96%) ITIL
26 37 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
27 35 (15.22%) Citrix Certification
28 34 (14.78%) Data Centre
29 33 (14.35%) Reuters

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 76 (33.04%) MS Exchange
2 37 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (5.65%) IIS
5 12 (5.22%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.48%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.30%) Confluence
7 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (18.26%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 63 (27.39%) Office 365
2 19 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.04%) Mimecast
4 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.30%) IaaS
6 2 (0.87%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 67 (29.13%) DNS
2 52 (22.61%) DHCP
3 45 (19.57%) SAN
4 43 (18.70%) NetScaler
5 30 (13.04%) Firewall
6 21 (9.13%) LAN
6 21 (9.13%) TCP/IP
6 21 (9.13%) WAN
7 15 (6.52%) Wireless
8 11 (4.78%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (3.48%) VPN
10 5 (2.17%) VoIP
11 4 (1.74%) Internet
11 4 (1.74%) MPLS
11 4 (1.74%) NAS
11 4 (1.74%) Network Security
11 4 (1.74%) Skype
12 3 (1.30%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (7.39%) MSI
2 3 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 53 (23.04%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Banking
3 10 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.61%) Legal
4 6 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.17%) Law
5 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.39%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.43%) Web Services
2 1 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.78%) Data Centre
2 25 (10.87%) Fat Client
2 25 (10.87%) Thin Client
3 12 (5.22%) Hedge funds
4 8 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.48%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.48%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) iPad
8 2 (0.87%) Replication
8 2 (0.87%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.87%) Wiki
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 182 (79.13%) Windows
2 98 (42.61%) Windows Server
3 58 (25.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (20.87%) Windows 10
6 45 (19.57%) Windows 7
7 14 (6.09%) Linux
8 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.61%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.61%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.74%) Unix
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.96%) ITIL
2 20 (8.70%) Application Packaging
3 19 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (7.39%) Asset Management
5 16 (6.96%) Task Automation
6 12 (5.22%) Service Delivery
7 10 (4.35%) Project Management
8 9 (3.91%) Change Management
9 8 (3.48%) Automated Trading
9 8 (3.48%) Migration
9 8 (3.48%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (3.48%) Performance Management
10 7 (3.04%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.61%) Application Virtualisation
11 6 (2.61%) Problem Management
11 6 (2.61%) Software Deployment
11 6 (2.61%) Test Automation
12 5 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.17%) Service Management
12 5 (2.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 18 (7.83%) SQL
3 3 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (0.43%) Groovy
4 1 (0.43%) Java
4 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (19.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (15.22%) Citrix Certification
3 27 (11.74%) CCA
3 27 (11.74%) MCSA
4 23 (10.00%) Degree
5 20 (8.70%) MCSE
6 17 (7.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (6.09%) CCNA
9 7 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (2.17%) MCITP
10 5 (2.17%) NCDA
11 4 (1.74%) CCNP
11 4 (1.74%) VCP5
12 2 (0.87%) CCAA
12 2 (0.87%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.87%) MCP
12 2 (0.87%) MCTS
12 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) SLA
2 4 (1.74%) QA
3 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (60.43%) Active Directory
2 119 (51.74%) XenApp
3 107 (46.52%) XenDesktop
4 51 (22.17%) Hyper-V
5 49 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (13.91%) XenServer
7 26 (11.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (6.09%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (3.48%) vSphere
10 5 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.74%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.30%) MetaFrame
12 3 (1.30%) vCloud
13 2 (0.87%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.43%) KVM
14 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (28.26%) SCCM
2 11 (4.78%) EdgeSight
3 9 (3.91%) SCOM
4 5 (2.17%) SCOrch
4 5 (2.17%) WSUS
5 3 (1.30%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.30%) Nagios
5 3 (1.30%) SCSM
6 2 (0.87%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 230 (100.00%) Citrix
2 113 (49.13%) Microsoft
3 89 (38.70%) VMware
4 33 (14.35%) Reuters
5 32 (13.91%) Cisco
6 27 (11.74%) FactSet
7 23 (10.00%) Bloomberg
8 18 (7.83%) NetApp
9 15 (6.52%) Dell
10 12 (5.22%) AppSense
11 11 (4.78%) Veeam
12 10 (4.35%) HP
13 7 (3.04%) Avaya
13 7 (3.04%) EMC
14 5 (2.17%) CommVault
14 5 (2.17%) IBM
14 5 (2.17%) Symantec
14 5 (2.17%) Wyse
15 4 (1.74%) Juniper
16 3 (1.30%) EqualLogic