Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 151 113
Rank change year-on-year +7 -38 -25
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 4,031 4,211 5,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.32% 2.36% 2.82%
As % of the Vendors category 5.29% 5.30% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,142 3,436 4,790
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,975
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% -1.35% -1.33%

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 76,261 79,438 91,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.97% 44.46% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59,396 62,569 74,189
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +1.20% +3.75%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +7 3,805 £42,500 +6.25% 357
UK excluding London +6 2,301 £37,500 +2.74% 232
London -15 1,601 £50,000 +11.11% 138
South East +9 660 £40,000 +6.67% 53
North of England -28 507 £36,500 +4.29% 85
Midlands +24 423 £35,000 +7.69% 31
East of England +19 398 £41,275 -17.45% 34
West Midlands +33 288 £37,500 +20.97% 21
North West -9 278 £34,000 -2.86% 43
Yorkshire -15 212 £40,750 +16.43% 33
South West +49 210 £35,000 +7.69% 16
East Midlands +14 136 £35,000 - 10
Scotland -32 58 £32,500 -38.39% 7
Wales +3 26 £36,250 -9.38% 3
North East -56 18 £37,500 +37.61% 9
Northern Ireland +1 16 £27,000 -16.92% 3
Channel Islands +3 15 £70,000 +7.69%
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2,922 (72.49%) Windows
2 2,275 (56.44%) VMware
3 2,181 (54.11%) Active Directory
4 2,156 (53.49%) Microsoft
5 1,532 (38.01%) Windows Server
6 1,347 (33.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,296 (32.15%) Office 365
8 1,086 (26.94%) ITIL
9 1,054 (26.15%) XenApp
9 1,054 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 991 (24.58%) Cisco
11 891 (22.10%) Finance
12 848 (21.04%) Hyper-V
13 842 (20.89%) Firewall
14 834 (20.69%) MS Exchange
15 818 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 803 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
17 781 (19.37%) Windows 10
18 779 (19.33%) Windows 7
19 713 (17.69%) Microsoft Office
20 708 (17.56%) XenDesktop
21 678 (16.82%) WAN
22 655 (16.25%) SCCM
23 645 (16.00%) PowerShell
23 645 (16.00%) DNS
24 635 (15.75%) LAN
25 620 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
26 605 (15.01%) SAN
27 602 (14.93%) Data Centre
28 539 (13.37%) SQL

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
1 834 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 380 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 289 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 250 (6.20%) SharePoint
5 248 (6.15%) Skype for Business
6 159 (3.94%) IIS
7 74 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 63 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 60 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 50 (1.24%) IBM Notes
11 39 (0.97%) Apache
12 29 (0.72%) Confluence
12 29 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 24 (0.60%) JBoss
14 22 (0.55%) OpenStack
15 19 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 18 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (0.25%) CMS
17 10 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 713 (17.69%) Microsoft Office
2 101 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.15%) Mingle
7 4 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.074%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.025%) CATIA
9 1 (0.025%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.025%) Revit
9 1 (0.025%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 21 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.40%) Elite 3E
3 15 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.17%) Eikon
5 7 (0.17%) Infor SunSystems
5 7 (0.17%) ReMetrica
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.15%) Sage X3
6 6 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.12%) assyst
7 5 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
8 4 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.074%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.050%) Maximo
10 2 (0.050%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.050%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.050%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.025%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.025%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1,296 (32.15%) Office 365
2 1,054 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 519 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
4 152 (3.77%) IaaS
5 133 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
6 105 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 100 (2.48%) PaaS
8 91 (2.26%) SaaS
9 72 (1.79%) Mimecast
10 35 (0.87%) OneDrive
11 25 (0.62%) Akamai
11 25 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (0.37%) G Suite
13 11 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 5 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
16 5 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
16 5 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 842 (20.89%) Firewall
2 678 (16.82%) WAN
3 645 (16.00%) DNS
4 635 (15.75%) LAN
5 605 (15.01%) SAN
6 512 (12.70%) VPN
7 485 (12.03%) NetScaler
7 485 (12.03%) TCP/IP
8 464 (11.51%) DHCP
9 209 (5.18%) Remote Desktop
10 200 (4.96%) Network Security
11 185 (4.59%) Wireless
12 183 (4.54%) Cisco ASA
13 181 (4.49%) Skype
14 160 (3.97%) VoIP
15 137 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
16 135 (3.35%) NAS
17 132 (3.27%) MPLS
18 130 (3.23%) WLAN
19 129 (3.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 80 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (1.27%) MySQL
4 47 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
6 42 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 41 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 37 (0.92%) Big Data
9 19 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (0.37%) Blockchain
12 14 (0.35%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.25%) Relational Database
15 9 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.17%) Power BI
16 7 (0.17%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 45 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 40 (0.99%) JIRA
3 32 (0.79%) MSI
4 28 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 24 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 15 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (0.22%) WinDbg
8 8 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.17%) LoadRunner
9 7 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.15%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.12%) JMeter
11 5 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.099%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.099%) GitLab
12 4 (0.099%) Selenium
13 3 (0.074%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.074%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.074%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.074%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 891 (22.10%) Finance
2 225 (5.58%) Law
3 220 (5.46%) Legal
4 163 (4.04%) Banking
5 130 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 99 (2.46%) Retail
7 90 (2.23%) Marketing
8 82 (2.03%) Back Office
9 69 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 64 (1.59%) Investment Banking
11 62 (1.54%) Games
12 47 (1.17%) Advertising
13 46 (1.14%) French Language
14 42 (1.04%) Publishing
15 41 (1.02%) German Language
16 40 (0.99%) Financial Institution
17 32 (0.79%) Spanish Language
18 28 (0.69%) Billing
19 27 (0.67%) Front Office
20 25 (0.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 768 (19.05%) Analyst
2 577 (14.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 562 (13.94%) Support Engineer
4 341 (8.46%) Architect
5 311 (7.72%) Support Analyst
6 278 (6.90%) Desktop Support
6 278 (6.90%) Service Analyst
7 277 (6.87%) Consultant
8 270 (6.70%) IT Support
9 258 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
10 243 (6.03%) IT Engineer
11 240 (5.95%) Citrix Engineer
12 226 (5.61%) Service Desk Analyst
13 206 (5.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 180 (4.47%) IT Analyst
15 160 (3.97%) Windows Engineer
16 158 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
17 153 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
17 153 (3.80%) Infrastructure Support
18 151 (3.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (2.13%) .NET
2 77 (1.91%) Web Services
3 59 (1.46%) Middleware
4 52 (1.29%) HTML
5 48 (1.19%) XML
6 40 (0.99%) Software Packaging
7 39 (0.97%) LDAP
7 39 (0.97%) X-Windows
8 27 (0.67%) Flash
9 25 (0.62%) CSS
10 24 (0.60%) 802.1X
11 22 (0.55%) ASP.NET
12 16 (0.40%) AngularJS
12 16 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
13 15 (0.37%) JSON
14 13 (0.32%) COM
15 12 (0.30%) EDI
15 12 (0.30%) WSH
16 11 (0.27%) JavaBeans
17 10 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 602 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 369 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 242 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
4 170 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 144 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 127 (3.15%) Blackberry
7 115 (2.85%) Public Cloud
8 113 (2.80%) Fat Client
8 113 (2.80%) Thin Client
9 102 (2.53%) Clustering
10 87 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
11 83 (2.06%) Driving Licence
12 75 (1.86%) iPhone
13 73 (1.81%) Replication
14 69 (1.71%) User Experience
15 68 (1.69%) Private Cloud
16 45 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
17 44 (1.09%) CMDB
18 40 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
18 40 (0.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2,922 (72.49%) Windows
2 1,532 (38.01%) Windows Server
3 818 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 803 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 781 (19.37%) Windows 10
6 779 (19.33%) Windows 7
7 462 (11.46%) Linux
8 219 (5.43%) Windows 8
9 184 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 129 (3.20%) Unix
11 86 (2.13%) Android
12 84 (2.08%) Apple iOS
13 73 (1.81%) Windows XP
14 71 (1.76%) Mac OS X
15 46 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 42 (1.04%) Mac OS
17 35 (0.87%) Solaris
18 22 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
19 15 (0.37%) CentOS
20 14 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,086 (26.94%) ITIL
2 512 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
3 363 (9.01%) Presales
4 359 (8.91%) Project Management
5 324 (8.04%) Service Delivery
6 317 (7.86%) Service Management
7 278 (6.90%) Migration
8 201 (4.99%) Load Balancing
9 199 (4.94%) DevOps
10 196 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 192 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
12 178 (4.42%) Mentoring
13 177 (4.39%) PRINCE2
14 170 (4.22%) Incident Management
15 169 (4.19%) Time Management
16 167 (4.14%) Change Management
17 163 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
18 153 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
19 138 (3.42%) Problem Management
20 135 (3.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 645 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 539 (13.37%) SQL
3 134 (3.32%) Python
4 95 (2.36%) Bash Shell
5 63 (1.56%) Java
6 62 (1.54%) C#
7 55 (1.36%) VBA
8 45 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 45 (1.12%) VBScript
9 43 (1.07%) C
10 41 (1.02%) Perl
11 38 (0.94%) VB
12 36 (0.89%) Ruby
13 27 (0.67%) T-SQL
14 26 (0.65%) PHP
15 23 (0.57%) Shell Script
15 23 (0.57%) VB.NET
16 12 (0.30%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.25%) C++
18 7 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 620 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 426 (10.57%) MCSE
3 373 (9.25%) Degree
4 305 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
5 223 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 207 (5.14%) CCNP
7 204 (5.06%) MCSA
8 192 (4.76%) MCP
9 185 (4.59%) CCNA
10 181 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
11 146 (3.62%) Security Cleared
12 145 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
13 133 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
14 103 (2.56%) CCA
15 94 (2.33%) MCITP
16 90 (2.23%) CCIE
17 77 (1.91%) SC Cleared
18 69 (1.71%) PMI Certification
19 42 (1.04%) PMP
20 32 (0.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 438 (10.87%) SLA
2 108 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (1.44%) GDPR
4 45 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 35 (0.87%) QA
6 34 (0.84%) PMO
7 26 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 20 (0.50%) GPG13
9 10 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 8 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.12%) COBIT
11 5 (0.12%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.074%) COSHH
13 3 (0.074%) Government Security Classifications
14 1 (0.025%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.025%) GCP
14 1 (0.025%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 2,181 (54.11%) Active Directory
2 1,347 (33.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1,054 (26.15%) XenApp
4 848 (21.04%) Hyper-V
5 708 (17.56%) XenDesktop
6 360 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
7 327 (8.11%) vSphere
8 272 (6.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 176 (4.37%) Virtual Desktop
10 140 (3.47%) XenServer
11 117 (2.90%) Terminal Services
12 115 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
13 69 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
14 48 (1.19%) Docker
15 41 (1.02%) VMware NSX
16 36 (0.89%) BitLocker
17 34 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
18 31 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 28 (0.69%) Firmware
20 26 (0.65%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 655 (16.25%) SCCM
2 140 (3.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 116 (2.88%) Puppet
3 116 (2.88%) SCOM
4 107 (2.65%) Backup Exec
5 102 (2.53%) Ansible
6 98 (2.43%) SCOrch
7 95 (2.36%) vCenter Server
8 92 (2.28%) SCVMM
9 84 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 81 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
11 74 (1.84%) WSUS
12 67 (1.66%) vRealize
13 60 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 60 (1.49%) NetBackup
14 56 (1.39%) FortiGate
15 55 (1.36%) Terraform
16 52 (1.29%) AirWatch
17 51 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
18 44 (1.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2,275 (56.44%) VMware
2 2,156 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 991 (24.58%) Cisco
4 379 (9.40%) HP
5 278 (6.90%) NetApp
6 193 (4.79%) F5
7 188 (4.66%) CheckPoint
7 188 (4.66%) Veeam
8 180 (4.47%) Dell
9 173 (4.29%) Apple
10 162 (4.02%) EMC
11 154 (3.82%) Ivanti
12 152 (3.77%) Juniper
13 141 (3.50%) Oracle
14 129 (3.20%) SolarWinds
15 124 (3.08%) Symantec
16 120 (2.98%) Fortinet
17 110 (2.73%) Palo Alto
18 99 (2.46%) Avaya
19 94 (2.33%) Google