Period
to 21 October 2021

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 21 October 2021 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
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 302 190 155
Rank change year-on-year -112 -35 +7
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1,477 908 3,254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.17% 1.86% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% 4.75% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,174 783 2,671
10th Percentile £25,575 £26,250 £23,250
25th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,175 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,850
% change year-on-year +6.67% -0.92% +2.30%

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 49,208 19,105 57,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.00% 39.05% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32,596 15,298 44,350
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,947 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +4.33% -

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the UK

Citrix
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix.

Salary trend for Citrix in the UK

Citrix
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

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 21 October 2021. 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 -98 1,342 £42,500 - 316
UK excluding London -65 960 £40,000 +6.67% 247
London -124 455 £50,000 -16.67% 86
South East -76 269 £40,500 -4.71% 46
North of England -98 208 £39,500 +8.22% 92
Midlands -51 189 £43,000 +14.67% 37
Work from Home -225 167 £55,000 +18.28% 48
East of England -25 124 £37,558 +7.31% 33
South West -40 98 £31,000 -17.33% 21
North West -92 98 £41,000 +13.89% 50
East Midlands -17 97 £40,000 - 19
Yorkshire -56 92 £39,000 +4.00% 31
West Midlands -93 90 £47,500 +37.68% 18
Scotland -41 64 £52,500 +5.00% 13
North East -22 18 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Wales -58 14 £30,000 -17.24% 5
Northern Ireland -49 1 £34,000 -35.24%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, 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 1,012 (68.52%) Windows
2 949 (64.25%) Microsoft
3 924 (62.56%) Active Directory
4 892 (60.39%) VMware
5 767 (51.93%) Azure
6 720 (48.75%) Microsoft 365
7 612 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 505 (34.19%) Windows Server
9 466 (31.55%) Social Skills
10 380 (25.73%) ITIL
11 363 (24.58%) Windows 10
12 304 (20.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 293 (19.84%) SCCM
14 284 (19.23%) SQL
15 282 (19.09%) DNS
16 277 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 274 (18.55%) XenApp
18 273 (18.48%) Firewall
19 272 (18.42%) Hyper-V
20 271 (18.35%) PowerShell
21 260 (17.60%) Cisco
22 252 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
23 251 (16.99%) DHCP
24 245 (16.59%) AWS
25 243 (16.45%) SQL Server
26 232 (15.71%) WAN
27 220 (14.90%) Microsoft Intune
28 215 (14.56%) LAN
29 200 (13.54%) Microsoft Office
30 198 (13.41%) 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
1 195 (13.20%) MS Exchange
2 154 (10.43%) SharePoint
3 46 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 46 (3.11%) IIS
4 41 (2.78%) Skype for Business
5 22 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.20%) Confluence
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.14%) JBoss
9 2 (0.14%) SAS
9 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.068%) Apache
10 1 (0.068%) CMS
10 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.068%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.068%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 200 (13.54%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.41%) Siemens NX
4 6 (0.41%) Solid Edge
5 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.068%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.068%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.068%) ImageReady
7 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.74%) Elite 3E
2 8 (0.54%) SAP Business One
3 6 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.41%) Sentinel
3 6 (0.41%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 3 (0.20%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.068%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 767 (51.93%) Azure
2 720 (48.75%) Microsoft 365
3 245 (16.59%) AWS
4 123 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 87 (5.89%) Serverless
6 75 (5.08%) IaaS
7 72 (4.87%) SaaS
8 61 (4.13%) Power Platform
9 55 (3.72%) OneDrive
10 50 (3.39%) PaaS
11 49 (3.32%) GCP
12 46 (3.11%) Mimecast
13 30 (2.03%) Google Workspace
14 19 (1.29%) PowerApps
15 18 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
16 17 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
17 16 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
18 12 (0.81%) Power Automate
19 11 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
20 10 (0.68%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 282 (19.09%) DNS
2 273 (18.48%) Firewall
3 251 (16.99%) DHCP
4 232 (15.71%) WAN
5 215 (14.56%) LAN
6 198 (13.41%) VPN
7 157 (10.63%) TCP/IP
8 138 (9.34%) SAN
9 87 (5.89%) NetScaler
10 73 (4.94%) Wireless
11 65 (4.40%) VLAN
12 60 (4.06%) Network Security
13 50 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
14 44 (2.98%) Skype
15 43 (2.91%) MPLS
15 43 (2.91%) VoIP
16 41 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
17 38 (2.57%) Internet
18 32 (2.17%) NAS
19 31 (2.10%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
3 35 (2.37%) Power BI
4 26 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 20 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.22%) Power Query
7 18 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (0.61%) MySQL
9 9 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.47%) DB2
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.34%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.34%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.27%) DTS
Development Applications
1 44 (2.98%) JIRA
2 11 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.54%) JMeter
4 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.34%) Gatling
5 5 (0.34%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.27%) MSI
7 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.20%) JProfiler
7 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.14%) Cypress.io
8 2 (0.14%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.14%) LINQPad
8 2 (0.14%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.14%) Selenium
8 2 (0.14%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.14%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 466 (31.55%) Social Skills
2 192 (13.00%) Finance
3 91 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (5.96%) Law
5 75 (5.08%) Legal
6 63 (4.27%) Banking
7 47 (3.18%) Public Sector
8 42 (2.84%) Telecoms
9 40 (2.71%) Organisational Skills
10 33 (2.23%) Retail
11 29 (1.96%) German Language
11 29 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 29 (1.96%) Presentation Skills
12 28 (1.90%) French Language
13 23 (1.56%) Documentation Skills
14 20 (1.35%) Italian Language
14 20 (1.35%) Spanish Language
15 19 (1.29%) Games
16 18 (1.22%) Digital Economy
17 16 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 291 (19.70%) Analyst
2 241 (16.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 191 (12.93%) Support Engineer
4 140 (9.48%) Support Analyst
5 129 (8.73%) Architect
6 127 (8.60%) IT Support
7 120 (8.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 101 (6.84%) Service Analyst
9 96 (6.50%) Service Desk Analyst
10 90 (6.09%) IT Engineer
11 89 (6.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 85 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support
13 79 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
14 78 (5.28%) Azure Architect
15 75 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 71 (4.81%) IT Analyst
17 55 (3.72%) Citrix Engineer
17 55 (3.72%) Network Engineer
18 51 (3.45%) Consultant
18 51 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.64%) Web Services
2 21 (1.42%) .NET
2 21 (1.42%) LDAP
3 14 (0.95%) SAML
4 10 (0.68%) JSON
5 8 (0.54%) Middleware
5 8 (0.54%) XMPP
6 7 (0.47%) HTML
7 6 (0.41%) OpenID
8 5 (0.34%) 802.1X
8 5 (0.34%) ADO
9 4 (0.27%) ARM Templates
9 4 (0.27%) COM
9 4 (0.27%) Kafka
9 4 (0.27%) REST
9 4 (0.27%) SOAP
9 4 (0.27%) Software Packaging
9 4 (0.27%) WSH
10 3 (0.20%) RESTful
10 3 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 134 (9.07%) Public Cloud
2 123 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 82 (5.55%) Management Information System
4 76 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
5 42 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
6 37 (2.51%) iPhone
7 32 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 29 (1.96%) Replication
9 26 (1.76%) Blackberry
9 26 (1.76%) Virtual Team
10 25 (1.69%) Fat Client
10 25 (1.69%) Thin Client
11 22 (1.49%) Clustering
12 20 (1.35%) PKI
13 19 (1.29%) Cloud Native
13 19 (1.29%) Private Cloud
14 17 (1.15%) User Experience
15 15 (1.02%) Hedge funds
16 14 (0.95%) Mobile App
17 13 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1,012 (68.52%) Windows
2 505 (34.19%) Windows Server
3 363 (24.58%) Windows 10
4 187 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 134 (9.07%) Windows Server 2016
6 121 (8.19%) Linux
7 120 (8.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 112 (7.58%) Windows Server 2019
9 81 (5.48%) Windows 7
10 50 (3.39%) Android
11 40 (2.71%) Mac OS
12 36 (2.44%) Unix
13 31 (2.10%) Apple iOS
14 22 (1.49%) Windows 8
15 14 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.88%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.34%) AIX
19 4 (0.27%) SUSE
19 4 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (25.73%) ITIL
2 277 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 252 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
4 157 (10.63%) Cybersecurity
5 141 (9.55%) Presales
6 138 (9.34%) DevOps
7 124 (8.40%) Time Management
8 121 (8.19%) Analytics
9 111 (7.52%) Project Delivery
10 110 (7.45%) Software Licensing
11 104 (7.04%) Project Management
12 97 (6.57%) Change Management
13 96 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
14 94 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
15 93 (6.30%) Customer Engagement
16 87 (5.89%) Service Delivery
17 76 (5.15%) Patch Management
18 66 (4.47%) ITSM
19 65 (4.40%) Service Management
20 60 (4.06%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (19.23%) SQL
2 271 (18.35%) PowerShell
3 40 (2.71%) Python
4 30 (2.03%) VBScript
5 18 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 18 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 18 (1.22%) VB
6 16 (1.08%) Java
7 13 (0.88%) C#
8 11 (0.74%) C
9 10 (0.68%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.61%) Perl
11 8 (0.54%) C++
12 5 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.34%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.27%) Ruby
14 2 (0.14%) PHP
14 2 (0.14%) VBA
14 2 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 304 (20.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (8.33%) MCSE
3 117 (7.92%) Degree
4 111 (7.52%) MCSA
5 87 (5.89%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (4.74%) Citrix Certification
7 66 (4.47%) Security Cleared
8 61 (4.13%) CCNA
9 59 (3.99%) MCP
10 58 (3.93%) SC Cleared
11 47 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 41 (2.78%) CCA
13 37 (2.51%) CCNP
14 32 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (1.76%) MCITP
16 19 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 16 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
17 16 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
18 13 (0.88%) MCDST
19 11 (0.74%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (8.94%) SLA
2 47 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.51%) GDPR
4 20 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (0.74%) PMO
6 7 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (0.47%) QA
7 6 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) NIST
9 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.068%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.068%) COBIT
10 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.068%) HL7
10 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 924 (62.56%) Active Directory
2 612 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 274 (18.55%) XenApp
4 272 (18.42%) Hyper-V
5 176 (11.92%) XenDesktop
6 158 (10.70%) vSphere
7 86 (5.82%) Virtual Desktop
8 84 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
12 26 (1.76%) Terminal Services
13 25 (1.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 19 (1.29%) Docker
15 17 (1.15%) BitLocker
16 14 (0.95%) VMware Server
17 11 (0.74%) KVM
17 11 (0.74%) VirtualBox
18 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 7 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 293 (19.84%) SCCM
2 220 (14.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 53 (3.59%) WSUS
4 47 (3.18%) Single Sign-On
5 40 (2.71%) SCOM
6 36 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
7 32 (2.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 30 (2.03%) Terraform
9 25 (1.69%) AirWatch
10 20 (1.35%) Kubernetes
11 19 (1.29%) SCVMM
12 16 (1.08%) Ansible
13 15 (1.02%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.81%) vCenter Server
15 11 (0.74%) FortiGate
16 9 (0.61%) NetBackup
17 8 (0.54%) SCOrch
18 7 (0.47%) EdgeSight
18 7 (0.47%) Nagios
18 7 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 949 (64.25%) Microsoft
2 892 (60.39%) VMware
3 260 (17.60%) Cisco
4 153 (10.36%) Veeam
5 72 (4.87%) ServiceNow
6 65 (4.40%) Dell
7 64 (4.33%) HP
8 59 (3.99%) NetApp
9 47 (3.18%) Sophos
10 45 (3.05%) EMC
10 45 (3.05%) iManage
11 44 (2.98%) Apple
12 42 (2.84%) Ivanti
13 38 (2.57%) Meraki
14 37 (2.51%) CheckPoint
14 37 (2.51%) Oracle
15 36 (2.44%) F5
15 36 (2.44%) Zscaler
16 34 (2.30%) Google
16 34 (2.30%) IBM