Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Citrix Specialist was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Citrix Specialist
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1184 1179 1296
Rank change year-on-year -5 +117 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 27 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.024% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 24
UK median annual salary £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +14.44% -
10th Percentile £38,650 £37,000 £40,375
90th Percentile £55,350 £60,150 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Citrix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Citrix Specialist in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 11 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 6 months to 24 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
UK excluding London +44 26 £45,000 +5.88% 2
England +28 26 £46,250 -10.19% 2
North of England +32 18 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 - 2
North West -14 7 £42,500 -5.56%
East of England +14 4 £55,000 -2.65%
South East +55 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +8 1 - -
London -5 1 £54,500 -9.17%
West Midlands -7 1 - -
Wales - 1 £33,000 -

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 27 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (77.78%) XenApp
3 20 (74.07%) PowerShell
3 20 (74.07%) Windows
4 19 (70.37%) XenDesktop
5 18 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
6 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
6 17 (62.96%) VMware
7 15 (55.56%) NetScaler
8 14 (51.85%) Office 365
8 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (51.85%) Dell
9 13 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
9 13 (48.15%) Windows 10
10 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (44.44%) XenServer
11 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (37.04%) XenMobile
12 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (37.04%) OneDrive
12 10 (37.04%) Altiris
12 10 (37.04%) Symantec
12 10 (37.04%) McAfee
12 10 (37.04%) Wyse
13 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (25.93%) CCA

Citrix Specialist 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 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Office 365
2 10 (37.04%) OneDrive
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 10
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (25.93%) CCA
3 7 (25.93%) MCSA
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) VCP5
6 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (7.41%) MCSE
8 1 (3.70%) NCDA
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) XenApp
2 19 (70.37%) XenDesktop
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (44.44%) XenServer
6 4 (14.81%) vSphere
7 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (7.41%) MetaFrame
9 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) XenMobile
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.70%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) Dell
4 10 (37.04%) Altiris
4 10 (37.04%) McAfee
4 10 (37.04%) Symantec
4 10 (37.04%) Wyse
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.41%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) AppSense
7 1 (3.70%) CommVault
7 1 (3.70%) Finjan
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp