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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 17 May 2022 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
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 321 229 170
Rank change year-on-year -92 -59 -6
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 1,850 1,339 2,034
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.15% 1.49% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 3.91% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,495 1,128 1,685
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -7.61% +8.24%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - - +6.67%

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 61,948 34,240 39,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.64% 38.18% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32,917 25,123 30,544
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,481 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -86 1,648 £45,000 +5.88% 245
UK excluding London -47 1,021 £40,000 - 186
London -94 699 £52,500 - 74
Work from Home -77 667 £50,000 +17.65% 72
South East -56 262 £43,250 +20.14% 48
North of England -46 260 £40,000 +5.26% 52
Midlands -50 206 £32,250 -19.38% 38
East of England -15 154 £45,000 -21.74% 18
West Midlands -31 132 £41,359 +3.40% 27
North West -29 113 £40,000 -6.98% 24
Yorkshire -47 112 £35,000 +2.94% 25
South West -53 80 £45,000 +27.66% 15
East Midlands -48 70 £27,000 -32.50% 11
North East -5 33 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Wales -29 27 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Scotland -79 25 £30,000 -42.86% 9
Northern Ireland - 8 £36,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 1,291 (69.78%) Windows
2 1,148 (62.05%) Microsoft
3 1,063 (57.46%) Active Directory
4 973 (52.59%) VMware
5 944 (51.03%) Microsoft 365
6 748 (40.43%) Azure
7 720 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 648 (35.03%) Windows Server
9 634 (34.27%) ITIL
10 530 (28.65%) Social Skills
11 496 (26.81%) Windows 10
12 418 (22.59%) Cisco
13 384 (20.76%) Microsoft Office
14 378 (20.43%) PowerShell
15 365 (19.73%) XenApp
16 362 (19.57%) SCCM
17 360 (19.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 336 (18.16%) Problem-Solving
19 327 (17.68%) Firewall
20 320 (17.30%) Finance
21 278 (15.03%) DNS
22 271 (14.65%) WAN
23 269 (14.54%) Data Centre
24 264 (14.27%) AWS
25 260 (14.05%) SharePoint
26 241 (13.03%) LAN
27 240 (12.97%) Virtual Desktop
28 238 (12.86%) Hyper-V
29 234 (12.65%) XenDesktop
29 234 (12.65%) Azure Active Directory

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
1 260 (14.05%) SharePoint
2 223 (12.05%) MS Exchange
3 85 (4.59%) IIS
4 35 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (1.78%) Apache
6 26 (1.41%) Skype for Business
7 22 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 15 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.38%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.32%) CMS
10 6 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.27%) Confluence
11 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.22%) JBoss
12 4 (0.22%) WordPress
13 3 (0.16%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.054%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.054%) nginx
Applications
1 384 (20.76%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.16%) EngageOne
5 3 (0.16%) Revit
5 3 (0.16%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.054%) Blender
7 1 (0.054%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.38%) SAP GTS
4 4 (0.22%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.16%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.16%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.11%) Magento
6 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.054%) Alphatax
7 1 (0.054%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.054%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 944 (51.03%) Microsoft 365
2 748 (40.43%) Azure
3 264 (14.27%) AWS
4 234 (12.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 118 (6.38%) OneDrive
6 81 (4.38%) Power Platform
7 69 (3.73%) IaaS
8 64 (3.46%) PowerApps
9 60 (3.24%) Mimecast
10 54 (2.92%) PaaS
11 44 (2.38%) SaaS
12 35 (1.89%) GCP
13 26 (1.41%) Nutanix
14 25 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
15 24 (1.30%) Google Workspace
16 19 (1.03%) Smartsheet
17 14 (0.76%) Azure Monitor
18 9 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
18 9 (0.49%) Serverless
19 5 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 327 (17.68%) Firewall
2 278 (15.03%) DNS
3 271 (14.65%) WAN
4 241 (13.03%) LAN
5 227 (12.27%) DHCP
6 194 (10.49%) VPN
7 183 (9.89%) SAN
8 174 (9.41%) NetScaler
9 135 (7.30%) TCP/IP
10 98 (5.30%) Wireless
11 93 (5.03%) VoIP
12 86 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
13 72 (3.89%) Wi-Fi
14 68 (3.68%) Internet
15 66 (3.57%) Network Security
16 56 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
17 54 (2.92%) VLAN
18 52 (2.81%) MPLS
19 48 (2.59%) SD-WAN
20 42 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
3 23 (1.24%) MySQL
4 10 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.32%) Power BI
6 5 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.16%) GIS
7 3 (0.16%) MS Access
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.11%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.054%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.054%) DB2
9 1 (0.054%) Power Query
9 1 (0.054%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (0.92%) JIRA
2 9 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.38%) Bitbucket
4 5 (0.27%) Subversion
5 4 (0.22%) AutoIt
5 4 (0.22%) git-flow
5 4 (0.22%) GitLab
5 4 (0.22%) MSI
5 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.16%) JMeter
6 3 (0.16%) Postman
7 2 (0.11%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.11%) Gatling
7 2 (0.11%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.11%) JProfiler
7 2 (0.11%) Maven
7 2 (0.11%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.054%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.054%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 530 (28.65%) Social Skills
2 320 (17.30%) Finance
3 167 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (7.62%) Legal
5 128 (6.92%) Law
6 88 (4.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 83 (4.49%) Marketing
8 74 (4.00%) Documentation Skills
9 57 (3.08%) Presentation Skills
10 53 (2.86%) Telecoms
11 51 (2.76%) Banking
12 44 (2.38%) Organisational Skills
13 38 (2.05%) Manufacturing
13 38 (2.05%) Public Sector
14 31 (1.68%) Retail
15 30 (1.62%) Aviation
16 26 (1.41%) Financial Institution
17 23 (1.24%) Advertising
18 21 (1.14%) Games
19 20 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 390 (21.08%) Analyst
2 315 (17.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 202 (10.92%) Support Engineer
4 195 (10.54%) Support Analyst
5 162 (8.76%) IT Support
6 148 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 145 (7.84%) Architect
8 119 (6.43%) IT Engineer
9 117 (6.32%) IT Analyst
10 94 (5.08%) Desktop Support
10 94 (5.08%) Service Analyst
10 94 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
11 93 (5.03%) Consultant
12 81 (4.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 80 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
14 79 (4.27%) Citrix Engineer
15 78 (4.22%) IT Support Analyst
16 75 (4.05%) Network Engineer
17 72 (3.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 72 (3.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (1.30%) Web Services
2 23 (1.24%) .NET
3 22 (1.19%) LDAP
4 19 (1.03%) XMPP
5 18 (0.97%) Middleware
6 13 (0.70%) HTML
7 11 (0.59%) SAML
8 10 (0.54%) XML
9 8 (0.43%) LAMP
10 7 (0.38%) COM
11 6 (0.32%) CSS
11 6 (0.32%) JSP
11 6 (0.32%) XAMPP
11 6 (0.32%) XSLT
12 5 (0.27%) SailPoint
13 4 (0.22%) Java EE
13 4 (0.22%) Java RMI
13 4 (0.22%) JSON
13 4 (0.22%) OAuth
13 4 (0.22%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 269 (14.54%) Data Centre
2 100 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 94 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 84 (4.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 50 (2.70%) Clustering
6 45 (2.43%) Replication
7 44 (2.38%) Handset
8 41 (2.22%) Fat Client
8 41 (2.22%) Thin Client
9 40 (2.16%) Public Cloud
10 39 (2.11%) PKI
10 39 (2.11%) User Experience
11 38 (2.05%) Blackberry
12 36 (1.95%) Driving Licence
13 33 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
14 27 (1.46%) Smartphone
15 24 (1.30%) NHS
16 23 (1.24%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
18 16 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1,291 (69.78%) Windows
2 648 (35.03%) Windows Server
3 496 (26.81%) Windows 10
4 201 (10.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (10.05%) Linux
6 183 (9.89%) Windows Server 2016
7 112 (6.05%) Windows Server 2019
8 107 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 80 (4.32%) Windows 7
10 68 (3.68%) Apple iOS
10 68 (3.68%) Mac OS
11 45 (2.43%) Android
11 45 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 38 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 37 (2.00%) Unix
14 20 (1.08%) CentOS
15 19 (1.03%) Mac OS X
16 18 (0.97%) Ubuntu
17 14 (0.76%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (34.27%) ITIL
2 360 (19.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 336 (18.16%) Problem-Solving
4 224 (12.11%) Change Management
5 194 (10.49%) Service Delivery
6 172 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 162 (8.76%) ITSM
8 157 (8.49%) Service Management
9 152 (8.22%) Agile
10 146 (7.89%) Problem Management
11 125 (6.76%) Project Delivery
12 122 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
13 121 (6.54%) Asset Management
14 117 (6.32%) Migration
15 111 (6.00%) Project Management
16 103 (5.57%) Time Management
17 102 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
18 90 (4.86%) Customer Engagement
19 89 (4.81%) Patch Management
20 82 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 378 (20.43%) PowerShell
2 192 (10.38%) SQL
3 58 (3.14%) Python
4 43 (2.32%) VB
5 35 (1.89%) VBScript
6 30 (1.62%) C#
7 18 (0.97%) VBA
8 17 (0.92%) VB.NET
9 16 (0.86%) JavaScript
10 13 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 10 (0.54%) Bash
11 10 (0.54%) C
11 10 (0.54%) Java
12 7 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.32%) PHP
14 3 (0.16%) Bicep
14 3 (0.16%) Perl
14 3 (0.16%) R
15 1 (0.054%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 148 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
3 127 (6.86%) Degree
4 121 (6.54%) Security Cleared
5 105 (5.68%) CCNA
6 95 (5.14%) SC Cleared
7 75 (4.05%) MCSE
8 70 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
9 64 (3.46%) CCNP
10 62 (3.35%) Citrix Certification
11 42 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 42 (2.27%) MCSA
12 37 (2.00%) CCA
12 37 (2.00%) DV Cleared
13 32 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (1.46%) MCP
15 20 (1.08%) MCITP
16 19 (1.03%) MCTS
17 17 (0.92%) CCIE
18 15 (0.81%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (11.62%) SLA
2 28 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 26 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.24%) GDPR
5 20 (1.08%) QA
6 19 (1.03%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.92%) PMO
8 12 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.27%) NIST
11 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.054%) DICOM
12 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.054%) NCSC
12 1 (0.054%) SOC 2
System Software
1 1,063 (57.46%) Active Directory
2 720 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 365 (19.73%) XenApp
4 240 (12.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 238 (12.86%) Hyper-V
6 234 (12.65%) XenDesktop
7 195 (10.54%) VMware ESXi
8 139 (7.51%) vSphere
9 54 (2.92%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 52 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (1.51%) Terminal Services
12 27 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
13 26 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
14 22 (1.19%) BitLocker
15 20 (1.08%) VMware NSX
16 13 (0.70%) Docker
16 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 10 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
18 9 (0.49%) Firmware
19 6 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 362 (19.57%) SCCM
2 183 (9.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 55 (2.97%) WSUS
4 53 (2.86%) Ansible
5 47 (2.54%) SCOM
6 44 (2.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 42 (2.27%) Terraform
8 41 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
9 40 (2.16%) Single Sign-On
9 40 (2.16%) vCenter Server
10 24 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
11 22 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
11 22 (1.19%) Kubernetes
12 19 (1.03%) AirWatch
13 17 (0.92%) NetBackup
14 16 (0.86%) FortiGate
15 15 (0.81%) HAProxy
16 14 (0.76%) Puppet
16 14 (0.76%) ZABBIX
17 13 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1,148 (62.05%) Microsoft
2 973 (52.59%) VMware
3 418 (22.59%) Cisco
4 152 (8.22%) Apple
5 146 (7.89%) HP
6 106 (5.73%) Google
7 98 (5.30%) Veeam
8 85 (4.59%) Adobe
9 75 (4.05%) Dell
10 73 (3.95%) Palo Alto
11 69 (3.73%) F5
12 64 (3.46%) IBM
13 61 (3.30%) Oracle
14 60 (3.24%) SolarWinds
15 55 (2.97%) iManage
16 50 (2.70%) ServiceNow
17 47 (2.54%) EMC
18 46 (2.49%) Ivanti
19 43 (2.32%) Meraki
20 42 (2.27%) NetApp