Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 140 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 -43 -20
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 4,272 4,162 6,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.43% 2.37% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 5.41% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,477 3,407 5,231
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £24,825 £23,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 78,657 76,954 95,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.67% 43.82% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62,402 61,850 78,272
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Citrix in the UK

Citrix
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 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 +11 4,027 £40,000 +5.26% 474
UK excluding London -12 2,368 £37,500 - 334
London +5 1,783 £46,000 +8.24% 165
South East +6 636 £38,500 +2.67% 85
North of England -23 518 £35,000 -4.11% 98
Midlands -17 465 £35,000 - 48
East of England +34 424 £42,500 +1.19% 55
West Midlands -8 353 £35,000 +7.69% 21
North West -5 286 £34,000 -5.56% 36
South West +7 197 £35,000 +12.00% 23
Yorkshire -40 187 £38,500 +2.67% 55
East Midlands -21 112 £32,500 -18.75% 27
Scotland -64 62 £40,000 -0.62% 19
Wales +24 57 £38,000 +39.45% 2
North East -15 45 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Northern Ireland -29 9 £24,500 +4.26% 4
Channel Islands +3 4 £65,000 +140.74%

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 3,268 (76.50%) Windows
2 2,673 (62.57%) VMware
3 2,440 (57.12%) Active Directory
4 2,425 (56.76%) Microsoft
5 1,821 (42.63%) Windows Server
6 1,617 (37.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,338 (31.32%) ITIL
8 1,319 (30.88%) Office 365
9 1,148 (26.87%) XenApp
10 1,065 (24.93%) Cisco
11 1,045 (24.46%) MS Exchange
12 1,042 (24.39%) Hyper-V
13 974 (22.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 938 (21.96%) Windows Server 2008
15 894 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
16 876 (20.51%) Windows 7
17 844 (19.76%) Finance
18 824 (19.29%) Firewall
19 780 (18.26%) Microsoft Office
20 776 (18.16%) SCCM
21 757 (17.72%) WAN
22 736 (17.23%) SAN
23 720 (16.85%) Windows 10
24 716 (16.76%) DNS
25 702 (16.43%) XenDesktop
26 696 (16.29%) LAN
27 694 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
28 630 (14.75%) Data Centre
29 574 (13.44%) SQL
30 553 (12.94%) VPN

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 1,045 (24.46%) MS Exchange
2 460 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 372 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 287 (6.72%) SharePoint
5 277 (6.48%) Skype for Business
6 180 (4.21%) IIS
7 85 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 84 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 74 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 50 (1.17%) Apache
11 48 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
12 43 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 39 (0.91%) IBM Notes
14 35 (0.82%) Confluence
15 27 (0.63%) OpenStack
16 15 (0.35%) WebSphere
17 10 (0.23%) Tomcat
18 9 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.21%) nginx
19 8 (0.19%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 780 (18.26%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.094%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.070%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.023%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (1.05%) Elite 3E
2 44 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (0.61%) Eikon
4 19 (0.44%) Carpe Diem
5 8 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.16%) Northgate Housing
7 6 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.14%) Visualfiles
8 5 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.12%) Workday HCM
9 4 (0.094%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.094%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.094%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.070%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.047%) assyst
11 2 (0.047%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.047%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,319 (30.88%) Office 365
2 894 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 373 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
4 138 (3.23%) IaaS
5 89 (2.08%) PaaS
5 89 (2.08%) SaaS
6 86 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 83 (1.94%) Mimecast
8 74 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
9 61 (1.43%) OneDrive
10 30 (0.70%) Akamai
10 30 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (0.33%) G Suite
12 14 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 12 (0.28%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
14 7 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.16%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 824 (19.29%) Firewall
2 757 (17.72%) WAN
3 736 (17.23%) SAN
4 716 (16.76%) DNS
5 696 (16.29%) LAN
6 553 (12.94%) VPN
7 540 (12.64%) DHCP
8 473 (11.07%) TCP/IP
9 394 (9.22%) NetScaler
10 236 (5.52%) Remote Desktop
11 235 (5.50%) VoIP
12 201 (4.71%) Skype
13 191 (4.47%) Cisco ASA
14 187 (4.38%) Wireless
15 165 (3.86%) VLAN
16 141 (3.30%) NAS
17 137 (3.21%) MPLS
18 136 (3.18%) Network Security
19 116 (2.72%) Internet
19 116 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 529 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 74 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 49 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 47 (1.10%) MySQL
6 45 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
8 34 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
9 30 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 12 (0.28%) Power BI
12 11 (0.26%) Big Data
13 10 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.21%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.14%) DB2
16 6 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (1.26%) MSI
2 50 (1.17%) JIRA
3 25 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 21 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.28%) JMeter
5 12 (0.28%) LoadRunner
6 11 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.21%) Burp Suite
7 9 (0.21%) Metasploit
7 9 (0.21%) Selenium
8 8 (0.19%) Subversion
8 8 (0.19%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.12%) Ant
9 5 (0.12%) InstallShield
9 5 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.094%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.094%) Maven
10 4 (0.094%) TeamCity
General
1 844 (19.76%) Finance
2 261 (6.11%) Legal
3 248 (5.81%) Law
4 195 (4.56%) Banking
5 97 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 95 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 77 (1.80%) Back Office
8 75 (1.76%) Advertising
9 69 (1.62%) Marketing
10 55 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 53 (1.24%) Retail
12 49 (1.15%) Retail Banking
13 44 (1.03%) Billing
13 44 (1.03%) Financial Institution
14 35 (0.82%) Military
15 32 (0.75%) German Language
15 32 (0.75%) Publishing
16 28 (0.66%) French Language
16 28 (0.66%) Games
17 27 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 795 (18.61%) Analyst
2 684 (16.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 605 (14.16%) Support Engineer
4 373 (8.73%) Support Analyst
5 333 (7.79%) Desktop Support
6 331 (7.75%) Consultant
7 297 (6.95%) IT Support
8 292 (6.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 286 (6.69%) IT Engineer
10 269 (6.30%) Architect
11 267 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
12 259 (6.06%) Service Analyst
13 226 (5.29%) Service Desk Analyst
14 224 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support
15 188 (4.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 186 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
17 183 (4.28%) Infrastructure Support
17 183 (4.28%) Windows Engineer
18 182 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
19 179 (4.19%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (2.25%) .NET
2 92 (2.15%) HTML
3 69 (1.62%) XML
4 68 (1.59%) Web Services
5 52 (1.22%) Software Packaging
6 36 (0.84%) CSS
7 35 (0.82%) ASP.NET
8 27 (0.63%) LDAP
9 23 (0.54%) 802.1X
10 22 (0.51%) AngularJS
11 21 (0.49%) EDI
12 19 (0.44%) Middleware
13 18 (0.42%) WSH
14 14 (0.33%) XMPP
15 13 (0.30%) JavaBeans
16 12 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
17 10 (0.23%) REST
17 10 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
18 9 (0.21%) WAP
19 8 (0.19%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 630 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 307 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 187 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 178 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 178 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 153 (3.58%) Blackberry
6 147 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 115 (2.69%) Replication
8 97 (2.27%) Clustering
8 97 (2.27%) Driving Licence
8 97 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 91 (2.13%) User Experience
10 90 (2.11%) Public Cloud
11 88 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
12 61 (1.43%) Private Cloud
13 45 (1.05%) PMI
14 44 (1.03%) Hedge funds
14 44 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
15 43 (1.01%) Smartphone
16 40 (0.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3,268 (76.50%) Windows
2 1,821 (42.63%) Windows Server
3 974 (22.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 938 (21.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 876 (20.51%) Windows 7
6 720 (16.85%) Windows 10
7 385 (9.01%) Linux
8 284 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 261 (6.11%) Windows 8
10 121 (2.83%) Unix
11 89 (2.08%) Android
12 83 (1.94%) Mac OS X
13 82 (1.92%) Windows XP
14 62 (1.45%) Apple iOS
15 50 (1.17%) CentOS
16 45 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 43 (1.01%) Ubuntu
18 39 (0.91%) Solaris
19 27 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
20 23 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,338 (31.32%) ITIL
2 402 (9.41%) Service Delivery
3 319 (7.47%) Presales
4 283 (6.62%) Project Management
5 281 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 238 (5.57%) Service Management
7 212 (4.96%) PRINCE2
8 202 (4.73%) Incident Management
9 201 (4.71%) Migration
9 201 (4.71%) Time Management
10 193 (4.52%) Problem Management
11 177 (4.14%) Change Management
12 175 (4.10%) Mentoring
13 170 (3.98%) Customer Requirements
14 153 (3.58%) Line Management
15 152 (3.56%) Asset Management
16 149 (3.49%) CRM
17 148 (3.46%) ITIL V3
18 144 (3.37%) Application Packaging
19 138 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 574 (13.44%) SQL
2 533 (12.48%) PowerShell
3 72 (1.69%) Python
4 69 (1.62%) C#
5 64 (1.50%) Java
6 51 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 50 (1.17%) VBScript
8 49 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 45 (1.05%) Perl
10 43 (1.01%) PHP
11 33 (0.77%) VBA
12 29 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 25 (0.59%) VB
14 17 (0.40%) C
14 17 (0.40%) Ruby
14 17 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.30%) C++
16 10 (0.23%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.16%) Groovy
18 4 (0.094%) Scala
Qualifications
1 694 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 477 (11.17%) MCSE
3 424 (9.93%) Degree
4 337 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 285 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
6 255 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 232 (5.43%) CCNA
8 206 (4.82%) MCSA
9 205 (4.80%) CCA
10 187 (4.38%) CCNP
11 163 (3.82%) MCP
12 141 (3.30%) Security Cleared
13 136 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
14 135 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
15 120 (2.81%) SC Cleared
16 100 (2.34%) MCITP
17 64 (1.50%) PMI Certification
18 45 (1.05%) CCIE
18 45 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 43 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 415 (9.71%) SLA
2 69 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 31 (0.73%) PMO
5 27 (0.63%) GDPR
6 24 (0.56%) QA
7 20 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
8 11 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 9 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.14%) GPG13
11 3 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.047%) COBIT
12 2 (0.047%) GCP
12 2 (0.047%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.047%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.023%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2,440 (57.12%) Active Directory
2 1,617 (37.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1,148 (26.87%) XenApp
4 1,042 (24.39%) Hyper-V
5 702 (16.43%) XenDesktop
6 351 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
7 313 (7.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 289 (6.76%) vSphere
9 161 (3.77%) XenServer
10 120 (2.81%) Virtual Desktop
11 96 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
12 82 (1.92%) Terminal Services
13 58 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
14 49 (1.15%) Terminal Server
14 49 (1.15%) VirtualBox
15 37 (0.87%) BitLocker
16 34 (0.80%) DFS Replication
17 33 (0.77%) Xen
18 29 (0.68%) Docker
19 27 (0.63%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 776 (18.16%) SCCM
2 189 (4.42%) SCOM
3 126 (2.95%) Backup Exec
4 113 (2.65%) Microsoft Intune
4 113 (2.65%) SCOrch
5 105 (2.46%) vCenter Server
6 93 (2.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 91 (2.13%) SCVMM
8 78 (1.83%) Puppet
9 75 (1.76%) WSUS
10 68 (1.59%) XenMobile
11 65 (1.52%) AirWatch
12 57 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
13 48 (1.12%) Nagios
14 47 (1.10%) Ansible
15 46 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 40 (0.94%) vRealize
17 39 (0.91%) EdgeSight
18 38 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
19 36 (0.84%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2,673 (62.57%) VMware
2 2,425 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 1,065 (24.93%) Cisco
4 410 (9.60%) HP
5 304 (7.12%) NetApp
6 227 (5.31%) Dell
7 197 (4.61%) CheckPoint
8 192 (4.49%) Veeam
9 167 (3.91%) Juniper
10 160 (3.75%) F5
11 156 (3.65%) Ivanti
12 150 (3.51%) Apple
13 134 (3.14%) EMC
14 132 (3.09%) Palo Alto
15 128 (3.00%) Oracle
16 109 (2.55%) IBM
17 108 (2.53%) Symantec
18 103 (2.41%) Google
19 100 (2.34%) SolarWinds
20 99 (2.32%) iManage