Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 149 138
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 -40
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3,602 4,320 4,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.22% 2.40% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.22% 5.40% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,868 3,506 3,972
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.67% - -

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 69,011 80,040 83,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 44.39% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53,437 61,900 67,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the UK

Citrix
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Citrix in the UK

Citrix
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Citrix in the UK

Citrix
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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 -4 3,455 £42,000 +5.00% 432
UK excluding London +1 2,021 £37,250 -0.67% 307
London -19 1,499 £47,500 +5.56% 143
North of England +9 550 £34,125 -2.50% 95
South East -1 517 £38,000 -2.56% 75
Midlands +19 390 £35,000 - 45
North West +5 308 £35,000 -2.78% 53
East of England -8 305 £42,500 -10.53% 42
West Midlands +16 277 £36,250 +6.62% 31
Yorkshire +13 219 £35,000 - 41
South West -3 200 £35,000 - 34
East Midlands +36 113 £35,000 -9.67% 14
Scotland -47 42 £37,000 -22.11% 14
Wales -38 29 £36,500 -8.75% 3
North East -23 23 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Channel Islands -4 6 £35,000 -46.15%
Northern Ireland -1 4 £24,500 -27.41% 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Citrix 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.

1 2,704 (75.07%) Windows
2 2,102 (58.36%) Active Directory
3 2,025 (56.22%) Microsoft
4 2,001 (55.55%) VMware
5 1,387 (38.51%) Windows Server
6 1,261 (35.01%) Office 365
7 1,153 (32.01%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1,033 (28.68%) ITIL
9 947 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 926 (25.71%) XenApp
11 808 (22.43%) Windows 10
12 783 (21.74%) Windows 7
13 766 (21.27%) MS Exchange
14 744 (20.66%) Cisco
15 740 (20.54%) Hyper-V
16 717 (19.91%) Windows Server 2008
17 714 (19.82%) Windows Server 2012
18 709 (19.68%) SCCM
19 678 (18.82%) Firewall
20 659 (18.30%) Microsoft Office
21 657 (18.24%) PowerShell
22 645 (17.91%) Finance
23 643 (17.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 594 (16.49%) XenDesktop
25 588 (16.32%) DNS
26 570 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
27 554 (15.38%) SQL
28 534 (14.83%) WAN
28 534 (14.83%) SAN
29 517 (14.35%) LAN

Citrix
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
1 766 (21.27%) MS Exchange
2 298 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 270 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 251 (6.97%) Skype for Business
5 191 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 166 (4.61%) IIS
7 80 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 42 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 29 (0.81%) Apache
10 28 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 27 (0.75%) JBoss
12 22 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 22 (0.61%) GlassFish
13 18 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
14 17 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 16 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 659 (18.30%) Microsoft Office
2 102 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.11%) PTC Creo
7 3 (0.083%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.083%) CATIA
7 3 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.056%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.028%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.028%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 30 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
4 9 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
4 9 (0.25%) ReMetrica
4 9 (0.25%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.17%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
8 3 (0.083%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.083%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.083%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.083%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.056%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.056%) Lawson
9 2 (0.056%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.056%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,261 (35.01%) Office 365
2 947 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 465 (12.91%) Amazon AWS
4 115 (3.19%) IaaS
5 88 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 84 (2.33%) Mimecast
7 78 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
8 77 (2.14%) PaaS
9 51 (1.42%) OneDrive
10 44 (1.22%) SaaS
11 41 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
12 33 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
13 19 (0.53%) G Suite
14 13 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (0.33%) Yammer
16 10 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (0.28%) GitHub
17 5 (0.14%) Akamai
18 4 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 678 (18.82%) Firewall
2 588 (16.32%) DNS
3 534 (14.83%) SAN
3 534 (14.83%) WAN
4 517 (14.35%) LAN
5 494 (13.71%) DHCP
6 493 (13.69%) TCP/IP
7 386 (10.72%) VPN
8 341 (9.47%) NetScaler
9 208 (5.77%) Wireless
10 190 (5.27%) VoIP
11 185 (5.14%) Skype
12 174 (4.83%) VLAN
13 147 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
14 140 (3.89%) Network Security
15 129 (3.58%) NAS
16 116 (3.22%) Internet
17 105 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
18 96 (2.67%) MPLS
19 85 (2.36%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (11.77%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 40 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
6 35 (0.97%) MySQL
7 33 (0.92%) Relational Database
7 33 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 27 (0.75%) Big Data
10 23 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 23 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (0.33%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.22%) Amazon Aurora
17 7 (0.19%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (1.19%) JIRA
2 38 (1.05%) MSI
3 34 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 28 (0.78%) WinDbg
5 22 (0.61%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.25%) Bitbucket
6 9 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (0.22%) GitLab
8 7 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.11%) Hudson
12 3 (0.083%) Rational Rhapsody
13 2 (0.056%) JMeter
13 2 (0.056%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.028%) AdminStudio
14 1 (0.028%) InstallShield
14 1 (0.028%) Toad
General
1 645 (17.91%) Finance
2 185 (5.14%) Banking
3 169 (4.69%) Law
4 153 (4.25%) Legal
5 127 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 85 (2.36%) Retail
7 74 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 63 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 60 (1.67%) Back Office
10 50 (1.39%) French Language
11 49 (1.36%) Games
12 44 (1.22%) Advertising
13 41 (1.14%) Marketing
14 35 (0.97%) Publishing
15 33 (0.92%) German Language
16 21 (0.58%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.50%) Electronics
18 17 (0.47%) Spanish Language
19 14 (0.39%) Billing
20 13 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 703 (19.52%) Analyst
2 521 (14.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 483 (13.41%) Support Engineer
4 367 (10.19%) Support Analyst
5 356 (9.88%) Desktop Support
6 327 (9.08%) IT Support
7 264 (7.33%) Architect
8 246 (6.83%) Citrix Engineer
9 230 (6.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 207 (5.75%) IT Engineer
11 200 (5.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 197 (5.47%) Service Analyst
13 190 (5.27%) IT Analyst
14 184 (5.11%) Consultant
15 171 (4.75%) Service Desk Analyst
16 158 (4.39%) Desktop Engineer
17 146 (4.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 146 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
18 144 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
19 143 (3.97%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (2.19%) Web Services
2 63 (1.75%) Software Packaging
3 56 (1.55%) .NET
4 37 (1.03%) LDAP
5 25 (0.69%) HTML
5 25 (0.69%) JSON
6 21 (0.58%) XML
7 20 (0.56%) X-Windows
8 19 (0.53%) Middleware
9 16 (0.44%) 802.1X
10 15 (0.42%) COM
11 11 (0.31%) ADSI
12 10 (0.28%) Flash
12 10 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (0.28%) SOAP
12 10 (0.28%) WCF
13 9 (0.25%) .NET Framework
13 9 (0.25%) AngularJS
13 9 (0.25%) XMPP
14 7 (0.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 431 (11.97%) Data Centre
2 323 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 225 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 153 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 130 (3.61%) Clustering
6 125 (3.47%) Fat Client
6 125 (3.47%) Thin Client
7 119 (3.30%) Computer Science
8 91 (2.53%) Blackberry
9 83 (2.30%) Public Cloud
10 79 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
11 77 (2.14%) Driving Licence
12 73 (2.03%) Replication
13 64 (1.78%) User Experience
14 60 (1.67%) iPhone
15 53 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
16 50 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
17 47 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
18 45 (1.25%) Hedge funds
19 42 (1.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2,704 (75.07%) Windows
2 1,387 (38.51%) Windows Server
3 808 (22.43%) Windows 10
4 783 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 717 (19.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 714 (19.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 452 (12.55%) Linux
8 200 (5.55%) Windows 8
9 169 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 127 (3.53%) Unix
11 106 (2.94%) Apple iOS
12 80 (2.22%) Android
13 69 (1.92%) Mac OS X
14 67 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 64 (1.78%) Mac OS
16 60 (1.67%) Windows XP
17 24 (0.67%) CentOS
18 18 (0.50%) Ubuntu
18 18 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
19 12 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,033 (28.68%) ITIL
2 643 (17.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 439 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
4 317 (8.80%) Project Management
5 276 (7.66%) Migration
6 274 (7.61%) Service Delivery
7 265 (7.36%) Service Management
8 260 (7.22%) Presales
9 208 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 204 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 180 (5.00%) Incident Management
12 177 (4.91%) ITIL V3
13 160 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
13 160 (4.44%) DevOps
14 156 (4.33%) Application Packaging
15 140 (3.89%) PRINCE2
16 137 (3.80%) ITSM
17 130 (3.61%) Mentoring
17 130 (3.61%) Time Management
18 123 (3.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 657 (18.24%) PowerShell
2 554 (15.38%) SQL
3 102 (2.83%) Python
4 78 (2.17%) VBScript
5 75 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 71 (1.97%) Java
7 50 (1.39%) C
8 44 (1.22%) C#
9 43 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 43 (1.19%) VBA
10 42 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 41 (1.14%) VB
12 33 (0.92%) Perl
13 29 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 26 (0.72%) VB.NET
15 20 (0.56%) PHP
16 13 (0.36%) JavaScript
17 8 (0.22%) C++
17 8 (0.22%) Ruby
18 6 (0.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 570 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 407 (11.30%) MCSE
3 253 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
4 251 (6.97%) Degree
5 228 (6.33%) MCSA
6 224 (6.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 169 (4.69%) CCNA
8 166 (4.61%) MCP
9 155 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
10 137 (3.80%) Security Cleared
11 128 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
12 122 (3.39%) CCNP
13 86 (2.39%) CCA
14 69 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
15 61 (1.69%) MCITP
16 50 (1.39%) SC Cleared
17 42 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 41 (1.14%) MCDST
19 38 (1.05%) PMI Certification
20 36 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 379 (10.52%) SLA
2 98 (2.72%) GDPR
3 81 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (1.11%) QA
5 26 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 18 (0.50%) GPG13
7 18 (0.50%) PMO
8 16 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 9 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 7 (0.19%) COBIT
11 5 (0.14%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.083%) Government Security Classifications
14 1 (0.028%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2,102 (58.36%) Active Directory
2 1,153 (32.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 926 (25.71%) XenApp
4 740 (20.54%) Hyper-V
5 594 (16.49%) XenDesktop
6 262 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
7 253 (7.02%) vSphere
8 203 (5.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 129 (3.58%) Terminal Services
10 123 (3.41%) XenServer
11 91 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
12 70 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
13 66 (1.83%) BitLocker
14 54 (1.50%) Docker
15 46 (1.28%) Terminal Server
16 43 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
17 38 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 29 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
19 25 (0.69%) VMware NSX
20 21 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 709 (19.68%) SCCM
2 136 (3.78%) SCOM
3 106 (2.94%) WSUS
4 97 (2.69%) Backup Exec
5 95 (2.64%) Puppet
6 78 (2.17%) Ansible
7 76 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
8 74 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
9 66 (1.83%) SCOrch
10 62 (1.72%) XenMobile
11 52 (1.44%) Terraform
12 50 (1.39%) Nagios
13 49 (1.36%) AirWatch
14 46 (1.28%) SCVMM
15 45 (1.25%) FortiGate
16 42 (1.17%) NetBackup
17 38 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 37 (1.03%) vRealize
19 36 (1.00%) vCenter Server
20 34 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2,025 (56.22%) Microsoft
2 2,001 (55.55%) VMware
3 744 (20.66%) Cisco
4 320 (8.88%) HP
5 249 (6.91%) NetApp
6 207 (5.75%) Ivanti
7 161 (4.47%) Dell
8 160 (4.44%) Apple
9 133 (3.69%) Veeam
10 113 (3.14%) EMC
11 112 (3.11%) Symantec
12 111 (3.08%) Oracle
13 106 (2.94%) CheckPoint
14 93 (2.58%) McAfee
15 89 (2.47%) SolarWinds
16 86 (2.39%) Juniper
17 78 (2.17%) Google
18 76 (2.11%) Avaya
18 76 (2.11%) F5
19 66 (1.83%) Bloomberg