The median annual salary for a Citrix Specialist was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Specialist
UK
Rank 841 920 936
Rank change year-on-year +79 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 19 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.035% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 25
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +28.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Citrix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Citrix Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Specialist in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Citrix Specialist in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Citrix Specialist in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +92 19 £62,500 +13.63% 1
London +63 8 £65,000 +11.11%
City of London +50 5 £65,000 +1.96%
West Midlands - 5 £36,000 -
Birmingham - 4 - -
North West -12 2 £45,000 - 1
South East - 2 £57,500 -
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
Redhill - 2 £57,500 -
Manchester -17 1 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £57,500 -
Solihull - 1 £36,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £57,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Citrix Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
3 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 16 (38.10%) Service Delivery
4 16 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (35.71%) Line Management
5 15 (35.71%) CMDB
6 13 (30.95%) VMware
6 13 (30.95%) XenDesktop
7 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (28.57%) XenApp
8 11 (26.19%) SCCM
9 9 (21.43%) Windows
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.05%) CCA
10 8 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 6 (14.29%) NetApp
12 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 6 (14.29%) NetScaler
12 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.90%) Presales
13 5 (11.90%) High Availability
13 5 (11.90%) Office 365
13 5 (11.90%) Problem Management

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 5 (11.90%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) VoIP
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 15 (35.71%) CMDB
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
1 16 (38.10%) Service Delivery
2 15 (35.71%) Line Management
3 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.90%) High Availability
3 5 (11.90%) Presales
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.76%) Analytics
4 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (4.76%) DevOps
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) Kanban
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
4 2 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (2.38%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.38%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.38%) Personalization
5 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) CCA
1 8 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSA
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) VCP5
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) BS25999
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.95%) XenDesktop
3 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (28.57%) XenApp
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.29%) NetApp
5 5 (11.90%) Dell
6 4 (9.52%) CommVault
6 4 (9.52%) EMC
6 4 (9.52%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.38%) Apple
7 1 (2.38%) AppSense
7 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.38%) HP