Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 150 119
Rank change year-on-year +1 -31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 3,704 4,224 5,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.24% 2.40% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 5.20% 5.39% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,920 3,410 4,404
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 71,180 78,298 85,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.06% 44.57% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55,100 60,606 69,254
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -3 3,519 £42,500 +3.66% 409
UK excluding London 0 2,053 £37,500 - 280
London -13 1,543 £50,000 +6.38% 147
South East -11 541 £38,000 - 65
North of England +7 520 £36,500 +4.29% 77
East of England +3 362 £42,000 -16.00% 25
Midlands +21 350 £35,000 - 64
North West +1 290 £34,500 -1.43% 53
West Midlands +14 244 £37,500 +10.29% 44
South West +12 210 £35,000 - 31
Yorkshire +10 208 £42,500 +21.43% 20
East Midlands +18 107 £35,000 -17.65% 20
Scotland -45 50 £38,500 -23.00% 11
Wales -17 25 £36,500 -8.75% 7
North East -21 23 £32,500 +30.00% 4
Northern Ireland +11 11 £24,500 -24.62%
Channel Islands -1 10 £66,250 +1.92%
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2,757 (74.43%) Windows
2 2,023 (54.62%) Active Directory
3 2,022 (54.59%) Microsoft
4 2,019 (54.51%) VMware
5 1,393 (37.61%) Windows Server
6 1,248 (33.69%) Office 365
7 1,200 (32.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1,001 (27.02%) ITIL
9 920 (24.84%) Microsoft Azure
10 915 (24.70%) XenApp
11 804 (21.71%) Windows 7
12 803 (21.68%) Windows 10
13 788 (21.27%) Cisco
14 780 (21.06%) Finance
15 760 (20.52%) MS Exchange
16 752 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 750 (20.25%) Hyper-V
18 744 (20.09%) Firewall
19 737 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
20 694 (18.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 678 (18.30%) Microsoft Office
22 671 (18.12%) PowerShell
23 650 (17.55%) SCCM
24 627 (16.93%) XenDesktop
25 603 (16.28%) DNS
26 568 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
27 565 (15.25%) WAN
28 540 (14.58%) SAN
29 538 (14.52%) LAN
30 521 (14.07%) 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
1 760 (20.52%) MS Exchange
2 324 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 239 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 230 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 220 (5.94%) Skype for Business
6 157 (4.24%) IIS
7 78 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 49 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 42 (1.13%) IBM Notes
10 40 (1.08%) Tomcat
11 39 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 33 (0.89%) Apache
13 32 (0.86%) JBoss
14 22 (0.59%) Confluence
15 19 (0.51%) GlassFish
15 19 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 18 (0.49%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
18 12 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
19 11 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 678 (18.30%) Microsoft Office
2 101 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.16%) Mingle
7 3 (0.081%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.081%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.054%) CATIA
8 2 (0.054%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.027%) Revit
9 1 (0.027%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 33 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.35%) Elite 3E
4 10 (0.27%) Infor SunSystems
4 10 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.27%) ReMetrica
5 9 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
6 7 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.16%) Sage X3
8 4 (0.11%) assyst
8 4 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
9 3 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.081%) Sage CRM
9 3 (0.081%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.054%) Maximo
10 2 (0.054%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.054%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.054%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1,248 (33.69%) Office 365
2 920 (24.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 471 (12.72%) Amazon AWS
4 125 (3.37%) IaaS
5 109 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 91 (2.46%) PaaS
7 80 (2.16%) Mimecast
8 72 (1.94%) SaaS
9 68 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
10 40 (1.08%) OneDrive
11 27 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
12 26 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
13 20 (0.54%) G Suite
14 14 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
17 8 (0.22%) Akamai
17 8 (0.22%) GitHub
18 5 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 5 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 744 (20.09%) Firewall
2 603 (16.28%) DNS
3 565 (15.25%) WAN
4 540 (14.58%) SAN
5 538 (14.52%) LAN
6 514 (13.88%) TCP/IP
7 459 (12.39%) DHCP
8 438 (11.83%) VPN
9 393 (10.61%) NetScaler
10 188 (5.08%) Wireless
11 169 (4.56%) Network Security
12 162 (4.37%) Skype
13 160 (4.32%) Remote Desktop
14 148 (4.00%) VoIP
15 135 (3.64%) VLAN
16 119 (3.21%) NAS
17 117 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
18 115 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
19 103 (2.78%) Internet
19 103 (2.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 470 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 85 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (1.13%) Big Data
4 42 (1.13%) MySQL
4 42 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 37 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 36 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
8 27 (0.73%) Relational Database
9 19 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 19 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
11 17 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.27%) MS Access
13 10 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 47 (1.27%) JIRA
2 36 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 35 (0.94%) MSI
4 31 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 20 (0.54%) WinDbg
6 16 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.24%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.16%) GitLab
10 6 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.081%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.081%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.054%) AutoIt
13 2 (0.054%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.054%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.054%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.054%) Visual Studio
General
1 780 (21.06%) Finance
2 198 (5.35%) Law
3 183 (4.94%) Legal
4 176 (4.75%) Banking
5 126 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 85 (2.29%) Retail
7 81 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 71 (1.92%) Back Office
9 64 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 59 (1.59%) Games
10 59 (1.59%) Marketing
11 48 (1.30%) French Language
12 40 (1.08%) German Language
13 36 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 36 (0.97%) Publishing
14 34 (0.92%) Advertising
15 30 (0.81%) Spanish Language
16 27 (0.73%) Electronics
17 20 (0.54%) Multimedia
18 19 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 726 (19.60%) Analyst
2 578 (15.60%) Support Engineer
3 528 (14.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 345 (9.31%) Desktop Support
5 316 (8.53%) Support Analyst
6 286 (7.72%) IT Support
7 272 (7.34%) Architect
8 257 (6.94%) Citrix Engineer
9 255 (6.88%) Service Analyst
10 227 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
11 219 (5.91%) IT Engineer
12 213 (5.75%) Consultant
13 211 (5.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 209 (5.64%) Service Desk Analyst
15 176 (4.75%) IT Analyst
16 175 (4.72%) Desktop Engineer
17 172 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
18 157 (4.24%) Infrastructure Support
19 151 (4.08%) Windows Engineer
20 145 (3.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (2.13%) Web Services
2 66 (1.78%) .NET
3 55 (1.48%) Software Packaging
4 37 (1.00%) LDAP
5 32 (0.86%) Middleware
5 32 (0.86%) X-Windows
6 28 (0.76%) HTML
7 25 (0.67%) XML
8 20 (0.54%) JSON
9 19 (0.51%) 802.1X
9 19 (0.51%) Flash
10 14 (0.38%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.38%) COM
11 13 (0.35%) .NET Framework
11 13 (0.35%) WCF
12 12 (0.32%) CSS
12 12 (0.32%) XMPP
13 10 (0.27%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.24%) SOAP
15 8 (0.22%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 468 (12.63%) Data Centre
2 360 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 217 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
4 152 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 127 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 118 (3.19%) Blackberry
7 114 (3.08%) Clustering
8 108 (2.92%) Fat Client
8 108 (2.92%) Thin Client
9 93 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
10 91 (2.46%) Public Cloud
11 77 (2.08%) iPhone
12 74 (2.00%) Driving Licence
13 67 (1.81%) Replication
14 54 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
15 51 (1.38%) User Experience
16 45 (1.21%) Hedge funds
17 38 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
18 36 (0.97%) CMDB
18 36 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2,757 (74.43%) Windows
2 1,393 (37.61%) Windows Server
3 804 (21.71%) Windows 7
4 803 (21.68%) Windows 10
5 752 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 737 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 468 (12.63%) Linux
8 227 (6.13%) Windows 8
9 140 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 128 (3.46%) Unix
11 104 (2.81%) Apple iOS
12 82 (2.21%) Android
13 74 (2.00%) Mac OS X
14 67 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 64 (1.73%) Windows XP
16 57 (1.54%) Mac OS
17 24 (0.65%) Solaris
18 16 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
19 15 (0.40%) CentOS
19 15 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,001 (27.02%) ITIL
2 694 (18.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 485 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
4 350 (9.45%) Project Management
5 304 (8.21%) Service Management
6 273 (7.37%) Presales
7 263 (7.10%) Service Delivery
8 255 (6.88%) Migration
9 199 (5.37%) DevOps
10 194 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 176 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 173 (4.67%) Incident Management
13 166 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
14 155 (4.18%) ITIL V3
14 155 (4.18%) Mentoring
15 152 (4.10%) Load Balancing
16 142 (3.83%) PRINCE2
17 137 (3.70%) Asset Management
18 134 (3.62%) Time Management
19 133 (3.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 671 (18.12%) PowerShell
2 521 (14.07%) SQL
3 124 (3.35%) Python
4 90 (2.43%) Bash Shell
5 73 (1.97%) Java
6 62 (1.67%) VBScript
7 60 (1.62%) C#
8 49 (1.32%) VB
9 47 (1.27%) C
10 42 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 41 (1.11%) VBA
12 37 (1.00%) Perl
13 34 (0.92%) T-SQL
14 28 (0.76%) JavaScript
15 27 (0.73%) VB.NET
16 24 (0.65%) PL/SQL
17 22 (0.59%) Ruby
18 16 (0.43%) PHP
19 8 (0.22%) C++
20 7 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 568 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 376 (10.15%) MCSE
3 285 (7.69%) Degree
4 239 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 216 (5.83%) MCSA
6 210 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 182 (4.91%) MCP
8 155 (4.18%) Citrix Certification
9 149 (4.02%) CCNA
10 142 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
11 141 (3.81%) CCNP
12 131 (3.54%) Security Cleared
13 92 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
14 73 (1.97%) MCITP
15 72 (1.94%) CCA
16 54 (1.46%) CCIE
17 51 (1.38%) SC Cleared
18 49 (1.32%) PMI Certification
19 39 (1.05%) MCDST
20 37 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 432 (11.66%) SLA
2 82 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 68 (1.84%) GDPR
4 38 (1.03%) QA
5 32 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.54%) GPG13
7 19 (0.51%) PMO
8 18 (0.49%) ISO 9001
9 15 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 10 (0.27%) PMBOK
11 7 (0.19%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.13%) COBIT
13 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.081%) Government Security Classifications
15 2 (0.054%) COSHH
16 1 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
16 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2,023 (54.62%) Active Directory
2 1,200 (32.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 915 (24.70%) XenApp
4 750 (20.25%) Hyper-V
5 627 (16.93%) XenDesktop
6 310 (8.37%) vSphere
7 305 (8.23%) VMware ESXi
8 214 (5.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 145 (3.91%) XenServer
10 121 (3.27%) Terminal Services
11 103 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
12 63 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
13 57 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
14 55 (1.48%) Docker
15 48 (1.30%) BitLocker
16 37 (1.00%) Terminal Server
17 36 (0.97%) VMware NSX
18 29 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
19 28 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 20 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 650 (17.55%) SCCM
2 111 (3.00%) Ansible
3 110 (2.97%) SCOM
4 107 (2.89%) Puppet
5 100 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 95 (2.56%) WSUS
7 91 (2.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 77 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
9 66 (1.78%) SCOrch
10 55 (1.48%) vCenter Server
11 50 (1.35%) NetBackup
11 50 (1.35%) Terraform
12 48 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
12 48 (1.30%) vRealize
13 45 (1.21%) XenMobile
14 44 (1.19%) FortiGate
14 44 (1.19%) Nagios
15 42 (1.13%) SCVMM
16 38 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 38 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2,022 (54.59%) Microsoft
2 2,019 (54.51%) VMware
3 788 (21.27%) Cisco
4 319 (8.61%) HP
5 249 (6.72%) NetApp
6 179 (4.83%) Ivanti
7 175 (4.72%) Apple
8 160 (4.32%) Dell
9 144 (3.89%) Veeam
10 142 (3.83%) EMC
11 120 (3.24%) CheckPoint
12 118 (3.19%) Symantec
13 117 (3.16%) Oracle
14 113 (3.05%) F5
15 106 (2.86%) Juniper
16 93 (2.51%) McAfee
17 86 (2.32%) SolarWinds
18 77 (2.08%) Avaya
19 76 (2.05%) IBM
20 72 (1.94%) ServiceNow