Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 126 98
Rank change year-on-year -18 -28 -15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 4269 4980 6456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.61% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 5.52% 5.95% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3468 4180 5574
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £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 77301 83702 100974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.37% 43.84% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59758 67542 82079
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 October 2017.

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 20 October 2017. 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 -13 4056 £41,000 +6.49% 166
UK excluding London -21 2319 £37,500 - 131
London -3 1876 £47,000 +10.59% 44
South East -44 602 £38,500 +1.32% 30
North of England -37 558 £35,000 -6.67% 39
East of England +18 427 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Midlands -34 377 £35,000 +7.69% 22
North West -19 306 £35,000 -1.41% 29
West Midlands -17 296 £31,500 -3.08% 15
Yorkshire -25 222 £35,000 -6.67% 7
South West +24 208 £35,000 +9.38% 10
Scotland -3 92 £47,500 +16.56% 4
East Midlands -29 81 £42,500 +30.77% 7
Wales +11 53 £40,000 +36.75% 4
North East +9 30 £33,250 -17.90% 3
Northern Ireland -31 4 £33,750 -11.18% 1
Channel Islands - 2 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Citrix.

1 3211 (75.22%) Windows
2 2526 (59.17%) VMware
3 2457 (57.55%) Active Directory
4 2403 (56.29%) Microsoft
5 1649 (38.63%) Windows Server
6 1553 (36.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1297 (30.38%) MS Exchange
8 1278 (29.94%) ITIL
9 1146 (26.84%) Cisco
10 1124 (26.33%) XenApp
11 1052 (24.64%) Office 365
12 1002 (23.47%) Windows 7
13 898 (21.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 896 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
15 887 (20.78%) Finance
16 875 (20.50%) Microsoft Office
17 869 (20.36%) Firewall
18 858 (20.10%) Hyper-V
19 803 (18.81%) SCCM
20 749 (17.55%) Microsoft Certification
21 742 (17.38%) DNS
22 725 (16.98%) SAN
23 694 (16.26%) XenDesktop
24 665 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
25 621 (14.55%) WAN
26 612 (14.34%) SQL
27 601 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2010
28 599 (14.03%) VPN
29 582 (13.63%) LAN
30 566 (13.26%) DHCP

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 1297 (30.38%) MS Exchange
2 601 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 405 (9.49%) Skype for Business
4 354 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 330 (7.73%) SharePoint
6 221 (5.18%) IIS
7 87 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 87 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 80 (1.87%) Apache
9 78 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 49 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 40 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 33 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
13 31 (0.73%) IBM Notes
14 23 (0.54%) Confluence
15 22 (0.52%) OpenStack
16 19 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
17 18 (0.42%) WebSphere
18 15 (0.35%) SAS
19 12 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 875 (20.50%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.094%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.047%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.023%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.023%) Mingle
9 1 (0.023%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 62 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.52%) Eikon
3 14 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.30%) Northgate Housing
5 11 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.21%) iTrent
6 9 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 9 (0.21%) ResourceLink
7 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.14%) assyst
9 6 (0.14%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.12%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.094%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 4 (0.094%) Workday HCM
12 2 (0.047%) Infor M3
12 2 (0.047%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.047%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1052 (24.64%) Office 365
2 665 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 373 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
4 191 (4.47%) IaaS
5 57 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (1.34%) SaaS
6 56 (1.31%) Mimecast
7 48 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 48 (1.12%) OneDrive
8 46 (1.08%) PaaS
9 34 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
10 29 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 25 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
12 21 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (0.37%) Dropbox
14 15 (0.35%) G Suite
15 14 (0.33%) Yammer
16 13 (0.30%) Amazon S3
17 10 (0.23%) Akamai
18 9 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 869 (20.36%) Firewall
2 742 (17.38%) DNS
3 725 (16.98%) SAN
4 621 (14.55%) WAN
5 599 (14.03%) VPN
6 582 (13.63%) LAN
7 566 (13.26%) DHCP
8 504 (11.81%) TCP/IP
9 323 (7.57%) NetScaler
10 309 (7.24%) Skype
11 216 (5.06%) VoIP
12 189 (4.43%) Wireless
13 177 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
14 159 (3.72%) VLAN
15 156 (3.65%) MPLS
16 145 (3.40%) NAS
17 138 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
18 128 (3.00%) BGP
19 121 (2.83%) Internet
20 116 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 520 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 109 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (1.85%) MySQL
4 55 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 40 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
7 32 (0.75%) Relational Database
8 23 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
9 21 (0.49%) Oracle Database
10 16 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
13 11 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (0.23%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.21%) DB2
15 9 (0.21%) MongoDB
15 9 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (0.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (0.91%) JIRA
1 39 (0.91%) MSI
2 22 (0.52%) InstallShield
3 19 (0.45%) LoadRunner
4 16 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 15 (0.35%) JMeter
6 12 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.23%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.14%) HP UFT
9 6 (0.14%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.12%) AdminStudio
11 4 (0.094%) Ant
11 4 (0.094%) PowerBuilder
11 4 (0.094%) Selenium
11 4 (0.094%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.070%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.070%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.070%) GitLab
12 3 (0.070%) Metasploit
General
1 887 (20.78%) Finance
2 335 (7.85%) Banking
3 197 (4.61%) Investment Banking
4 192 (4.50%) Legal
5 153 (3.58%) Law
6 146 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 137 (3.21%) Retail Banking
8 99 (2.32%) Advertising
8 99 (2.32%) Back Office
9 77 (1.80%) Retail
10 60 (1.41%) Manufacturing
11 50 (1.17%) Marketing
12 49 (1.15%) Publishing
13 38 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 31 (0.73%) French Language
15 28 (0.66%) Front Office
16 25 (0.59%) Billing
17 23 (0.54%) German Language
18 20 (0.47%) Electronics
19 19 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 998 (23.38%) Analyst
2 679 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 581 (13.61%) Support Engineer
4 500 (11.71%) Support Analyst
5 326 (7.64%) IT Support
6 324 (7.59%) Desktop Support
7 315 (7.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 295 (6.91%) Service Analyst
9 263 (6.16%) Service Desk Analyst
10 254 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 251 (5.88%) IT Engineer
12 245 (5.74%) 2nd Line Support
13 239 (5.60%) Consultant
14 238 (5.58%) Citrix Engineer
15 226 (5.29%) Infrastructure Support
16 204 (4.78%) Network Engineer
17 199 (4.66%) Windows Engineer
18 194 (4.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 185 (4.33%) Architect
20 179 (4.19%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (1.85%) .NET
2 69 (1.62%) HTML
3 62 (1.45%) Web Services
4 44 (1.03%) XML
5 42 (0.98%) Software Packaging
6 41 (0.96%) 802.1X
7 25 (0.59%) CSS
8 20 (0.47%) LAMP
9 19 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
10 17 (0.40%) XMPP
11 16 (0.37%) ASP.NET
12 11 (0.26%) AngularJS
12 11 (0.26%) COM
12 11 (0.26%) WSH
13 8 (0.19%) HTML5
14 7 (0.16%) REST
15 6 (0.14%) Flash
15 6 (0.14%) JSON
16 5 (0.12%) Middleware
16 5 (0.12%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 531 (12.44%) Data Centre
2 254 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 208 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 190 (4.45%) Computer Science
5 172 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 156 (3.65%) User Experience
7 141 (3.30%) Fat Client
7 141 (3.30%) Thin Client
8 123 (2.88%) Driving Licence
9 120 (2.81%) Clustering
10 117 (2.74%) Replication
11 87 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
12 83 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
13 75 (1.76%) iPad
14 69 (1.62%) Public Cloud
15 62 (1.45%) Hedge funds
16 59 (1.38%) Client/Server
17 54 (1.26%) iPhone
18 35 (0.82%) Smartphone
19 32 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3211 (75.22%) Windows
2 1649 (38.63%) Windows Server
3 1002 (23.47%) Windows 7
4 898 (21.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 896 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 558 (13.07%) Windows 10
7 501 (11.74%) Linux
8 300 (7.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 275 (6.44%) Windows 8
10 199 (4.66%) Android
11 191 (4.47%) Mac OS X
12 165 (3.87%) Apple iOS
13 158 (3.70%) Unix
14 102 (2.39%) Windows XP
15 56 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 52 (1.22%) Solaris
17 45 (1.05%) CentOS
18 33 (0.77%) Mac OS
19 25 (0.59%) Debian
20 20 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1278 (29.94%) ITIL
2 322 (7.54%) Service Management
3 299 (7.00%) Service Delivery
4 286 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 222 (5.20%) Problem Management
6 210 (4.92%) Change Management
7 209 (4.90%) Presales
8 207 (4.85%) Asset Management
9 188 (4.40%) Project Management
10 167 (3.91%) Incident Management
11 166 (3.89%) Wealth Management
12 157 (3.68%) Migration
13 144 (3.37%) CRM
14 140 (3.28%) Mentoring
15 139 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
15 139 (3.26%) ITIL V3
16 130 (3.05%) Virtual Environments
17 128 (3.00%) PRINCE2
18 110 (2.58%) Application Packaging
18 110 (2.58%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 612 (14.34%) SQL
2 566 (13.26%) PowerShell
3 85 (1.99%) Java
4 77 (1.80%) VBScript
5 68 (1.59%) Python
6 52 (1.22%) Perl
7 51 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 51 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 48 (1.12%) C#
9 42 (0.98%) C
10 34 (0.80%) VB
11 29 (0.68%) PHP
12 25 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 21 (0.49%) Ruby
14 20 (0.47%) VB.NET
15 11 (0.26%) AWK
15 11 (0.26%) C++
15 11 (0.26%) VBA
16 10 (0.23%) sed
17 8 (0.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 749 (17.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 505 (11.83%) MCSE
3 399 (9.35%) Degree
4 392 (9.18%) Cisco Certification
5 357 (8.36%) Citrix Certification
6 268 (6.28%) CCNA
7 259 (6.07%) CCA
8 229 (5.36%) MCSA
9 221 (5.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 170 (3.98%) CCNP
11 136 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 136 (3.19%) Security Cleared
12 133 (3.12%) MCP
13 96 (2.25%) MCITP
14 92 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
15 76 (1.78%) SC Cleared
16 39 (0.91%) CCEA
16 39 (0.91%) CISSP
17 38 (0.89%) CCIE
18 36 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 412 (9.65%) SLA
2 80 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (1.66%) QA
4 53 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 18 (0.42%) GDPR
7 17 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
8 13 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 12 (0.28%) ISO 9001
10 11 (0.26%) BS25999
11 8 (0.19%) PMO
12 7 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
13 6 (0.14%) GPG13
14 5 (0.12%) COBIT
15 2 (0.047%) SSAE 16
16 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
16 1 (0.023%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 1 (0.023%) ISO 22301
16 1 (0.023%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2457 (57.55%) Active Directory
2 1553 (36.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1124 (26.33%) XenApp
4 858 (20.10%) Hyper-V
5 694 (16.26%) XenDesktop
6 344 (8.06%) vSphere
7 295 (6.91%) VMware ESXi
8 215 (5.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 199 (4.66%) XenServer
10 123 (2.88%) Terminal Services
11 77 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
12 52 (1.22%) Terminal Server
13 48 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
14 43 (1.01%) KVM
15 40 (0.94%) DFS Replication
16 39 (0.91%) Xen
17 38 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
18 32 (0.75%) NFS
19 31 (0.73%) VirtualBox
20 29 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 803 (18.81%) SCCM
2 228 (5.34%) SCOM
3 135 (3.16%) WSUS
4 130 (3.05%) Backup Exec
5 128 (3.00%) AirWatch
6 64 (1.50%) XenMobile
7 62 (1.45%) Ansible
8 61 (1.43%) Puppet
9 57 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
10 49 (1.15%) Nagios
11 48 (1.12%) vCenter Server
12 42 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 41 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
14 40 (0.94%) NetBackup
15 38 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
15 38 (0.89%) SCOrch
16 37 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
17 36 (0.84%) SCVMM
18 35 (0.82%) EdgeSight
19 33 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2526 (59.17%) VMware
2 2403 (56.29%) Microsoft
3 1146 (26.84%) Cisco
4 500 (11.71%) HP
5 353 (8.27%) NetApp
6 249 (5.83%) Dell
7 224 (5.25%) AppSense
8 202 (4.73%) Veeam
9 197 (4.61%) McAfee
10 196 (4.59%) Juniper
11 189 (4.43%) Apple
12 183 (4.29%) Palo Alto
13 182 (4.26%) Oracle
14 174 (4.08%) CheckPoint
15 148 (3.47%) Symantec
16 147 (3.44%) EMC
17 139 (3.26%) F5
18 131 (3.07%) ServiceNow
19 129 (3.02%) IBM
20 125 (2.93%) Google