Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 133 98
Rank change year-on-year -12 -35 -15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 4360 4710 6329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.42% 2.48% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 5.66% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3538 3924 5495
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £66,075
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 80305 83199 99306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.58% 43.83% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62150 67122 80909
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 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 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 23 November 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 -3 4115 £40,000 +3.90% 237
UK excluding London -18 2359 £37,500 - 155
London +10 1916 £45,000 +5.88% 86
South East -36 607 £39,500 +3.95% 41
North of England -21 589 £35,000 -6.67% 45
East of England +18 392 £47,500 +18.75% 25
Midlands -34 388 £35,000 +7.69% 30
North West -9 326 £35,500 -1.39% 33
West Midlands -22 303 £34,000 +4.62% 16
Yorkshire -30 224 £35,000 -6.67% 8
South West +17 215 £35,000 +6.06% 10
Scotland -23 90 £47,500 +18.75% 4
East Midlands -32 85 £38,746 +19.22% 14
Wales +39 77 £40,000 +45.45%
North East +3 39 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Northern Ireland -28 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Channel Islands - 2 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 3346 (76.74%) Windows
2 2657 (60.94%) VMware
3 2516 (57.71%) Active Directory
4 2501 (57.36%) Microsoft
5 1749 (40.11%) Windows Server
6 1633 (37.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1315 (30.16%) ITIL
8 1277 (29.29%) MS Exchange
9 1183 (27.13%) Office 365
10 1179 (27.04%) XenApp
11 1099 (25.21%) Cisco
12 1020 (23.39%) Windows 7
13 960 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
14 951 (21.81%) Hyper-V
15 947 (21.72%) Windows Server 2008
16 902 (20.69%) Finance
17 883 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
18 856 (19.63%) SCCM
19 836 (19.17%) Firewall
20 780 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
21 773 (17.73%) SAN
22 749 (17.18%) Microsoft Azure
23 741 (17.00%) DNS
24 729 (16.72%) XenDesktop
25 638 (14.63%) Windows 10
26 632 (14.50%) WAN
27 615 (14.11%) SQL
28 599 (13.74%) LAN
29 591 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
30 584 (13.39%) PowerShell

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 1277 (29.29%) MS Exchange
2 591 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 408 (9.36%) Skype for Business
4 374 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 337 (7.73%) SharePoint
6 217 (4.98%) IIS
7 88 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 84 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 76 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 74 (1.70%) Apache
11 41 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 41 (0.94%) Tomcat
12 33 (0.76%) IBM Notes
12 33 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.50%) OpenStack
14 20 (0.46%) Confluence
15 18 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
16 16 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.32%) SAS
18 12 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 883 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.092%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.069%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.046%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.023%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.023%) Mingle
9 1 (0.023%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 58 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.55%) Eikon
3 15 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.30%) Northgate Housing
5 9 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.16%) assyst
7 7 (0.16%) Workday HCM
8 6 (0.14%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.11%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.092%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.092%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 3 (0.069%) thinkFolio
12 2 (0.046%) ResourceLink
12 2 (0.046%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1183 (27.13%) Office 365
2 749 (17.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 392 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
4 194 (4.45%) IaaS
5 71 (1.63%) SaaS
6 63 (1.44%) Mimecast
7 55 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
8 53 (1.22%) PaaS
9 51 (1.17%) OneDrive
10 49 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 37 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
12 22 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 18 (0.41%) G Suite
14 16 (0.37%) Yammer
15 14 (0.32%) Akamai
16 13 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
17 11 (0.25%) Dropbox
18 8 (0.18%) GitHub
19 7 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 836 (19.17%) Firewall
2 773 (17.73%) SAN
3 741 (17.00%) DNS
4 632 (14.50%) WAN
5 599 (13.74%) LAN
6 576 (13.21%) VPN
7 570 (13.07%) DHCP
8 479 (10.99%) TCP/IP
9 334 (7.66%) NetScaler
10 303 (6.95%) Skype
11 235 (5.39%) VoIP
12 187 (4.29%) Wireless
13 178 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
14 155 (3.56%) VLAN
15 153 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
16 151 (3.46%) NAS
17 141 (3.23%) MPLS
18 129 (2.96%) Internet
19 124 (2.84%) BGP
20 112 (2.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 102 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (1.47%) MySQL
4 59 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 53 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
7 31 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 29 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (0.60%) Relational Database
10 20 (0.46%) Oracle Database
11 19 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (0.30%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (0.23%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.18%) Power BI
17 6 (0.14%) NoSQL
18 5 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 51 (1.17%) MSI
2 33 (0.76%) JIRA
3 22 (0.50%) InstallShield
4 16 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.37%) LoadRunner
5 13 (0.30%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.28%) JMeter
7 9 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.18%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.16%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.14%) Burp Suite
10 6 (0.14%) HP UFT
10 6 (0.14%) Metasploit
11 5 (0.11%) AdminStudio
11 5 (0.11%) Ant
11 5 (0.11%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.092%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.092%) GitLab
12 4 (0.092%) Maven
12 4 (0.092%) Subversion
General
1 902 (20.69%) Finance
2 330 (7.57%) Banking
3 222 (5.09%) Legal
4 201 (4.61%) Investment Banking
5 183 (4.20%) Law
6 135 (3.10%) Retail Banking
7 134 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 91 (2.09%) Back Office
9 82 (1.88%) Advertising
10 65 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 64 (1.47%) Retail
12 52 (1.19%) Marketing
13 42 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 37 (0.85%) Publishing
15 36 (0.83%) French Language
16 33 (0.76%) Billing
17 27 (0.62%) Front Office
18 26 (0.60%) German Language
19 25 (0.57%) Military
20 19 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 959 (22.00%) Analyst
2 709 (16.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 610 (13.99%) Support Engineer
4 475 (10.89%) Support Analyst
5 345 (7.91%) Desktop Support
6 324 (7.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 311 (7.13%) IT Support
8 284 (6.51%) Service Analyst
9 277 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 268 (6.15%) Consultant
11 260 (5.96%) IT Engineer
12 251 (5.76%) Service Desk Analyst
13 244 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
14 233 (5.34%) Citrix Engineer
15 227 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
16 202 (4.63%) Architect
17 201 (4.61%) Windows Engineer
18 188 (4.31%) Desktop Engineer
19 187 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 182 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (1.90%) .NET
2 70 (1.61%) HTML
3 67 (1.54%) Web Services
4 48 (1.10%) Software Packaging
5 46 (1.06%) XML
6 36 (0.83%) 802.1X
7 23 (0.53%) CSS
8 22 (0.50%) ASP.NET
9 20 (0.46%) XMPP
10 14 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
11 13 (0.30%) WSH
12 12 (0.28%) LAMP
13 11 (0.25%) HTML5
13 11 (0.25%) REST
14 10 (0.23%) AngularJS
14 10 (0.23%) COM
15 9 (0.21%) WAP
16 8 (0.18%) Middleware
17 7 (0.16%) SOAP
18 5 (0.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 536 (12.29%) Data Centre
2 261 (5.99%) Blackberry
3 243 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 181 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 159 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 157 (3.60%) User Experience
7 142 (3.26%) Fat Client
7 142 (3.26%) Thin Client
8 124 (2.84%) Clustering
9 116 (2.66%) Replication
10 111 (2.55%) Driving Licence
11 94 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
12 91 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
13 74 (1.70%) Public Cloud
14 70 (1.61%) iPad
15 62 (1.42%) Hedge funds
16 59 (1.35%) iPhone
17 48 (1.10%) Client/Server
18 36 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
18 36 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3346 (76.74%) Windows
2 1749 (40.11%) Windows Server
3 1020 (23.39%) Windows 7
4 960 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 947 (21.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 638 (14.63%) Windows 10
7 473 (10.85%) Linux
8 298 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 291 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 198 (4.54%) Mac OS X
11 193 (4.43%) Android
12 163 (3.74%) Apple iOS
13 142 (3.26%) Unix
14 90 (2.06%) Windows XP
15 52 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 48 (1.10%) CentOS
17 39 (0.89%) Solaris
18 34 (0.78%) Mac OS
19 32 (0.73%) Ubuntu
20 24 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1315 (30.16%) ITIL
2 321 (7.36%) Service Management
3 309 (7.09%) Service Delivery
4 305 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 233 (5.34%) Problem Management
6 221 (5.07%) Presales
7 203 (4.66%) Asset Management
8 200 (4.59%) Project Management
9 198 (4.54%) Change Management
10 183 (4.20%) Incident Management
11 164 (3.76%) Wealth Management
12 156 (3.58%) Migration
13 147 (3.37%) CRM
14 143 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
15 141 (3.23%) ITIL V3
15 141 (3.23%) PRINCE2
16 139 (3.19%) Mentoring
16 139 (3.19%) Virtual Environments
17 129 (2.96%) Application Packaging
18 118 (2.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 615 (14.11%) SQL
2 584 (13.39%) PowerShell
3 82 (1.88%) Java
4 77 (1.77%) VBScript
5 68 (1.56%) Python
6 53 (1.22%) C#
6 53 (1.22%) Perl
7 51 (1.17%) JavaScript
8 46 (1.06%) Bash Shell
9 37 (0.85%) C
10 29 (0.67%) PHP
11 26 (0.60%) VB
12 22 (0.50%) Ruby
12 22 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 20 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.32%) VBA
15 11 (0.25%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.21%) C++
17 8 (0.18%) AWK
18 7 (0.16%) sed
Qualifications
1 780 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 530 (12.16%) MCSE
3 400 (9.17%) Citrix Certification
4 392 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
5 391 (8.97%) Degree
6 302 (6.93%) CCA
7 269 (6.17%) CCNA
8 247 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 232 (5.32%) MCSA
10 179 (4.11%) CCNP
11 142 (3.26%) Security Cleared
12 130 (2.98%) MCP
13 129 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
14 92 (2.11%) MCITP
15 91 (2.09%) SC Cleared
16 85 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
17 39 (0.89%) CCIE
18 38 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 37 (0.85%) CISSP
20 32 (0.73%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 396 (9.08%) SLA
2 79 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 70 (1.61%) QA
4 51 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 17 (0.39%) GDPR
6 15 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 12 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.25%) PMO
9 9 (0.21%) BS25999
10 6 (0.14%) GPG13
11 2 (0.046%) COBIT
11 2 (0.046%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.046%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.023%) GCP
12 1 (0.023%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.023%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.023%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2516 (57.71%) Active Directory
2 1633 (37.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1179 (27.04%) XenApp
4 951 (21.81%) Hyper-V
5 729 (16.72%) XenDesktop
6 325 (7.45%) VMware ESXi
7 306 (7.02%) vSphere
8 262 (6.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 196 (4.50%) XenServer
10 100 (2.29%) Terminal Services
11 71 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
12 49 (1.12%) Terminal Server
13 47 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
14 46 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
15 41 (0.94%) DFS Replication
16 40 (0.92%) VirtualBox
17 33 (0.76%) Xen
18 31 (0.71%) KVM
19 28 (0.64%) Docker
20 26 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 856 (19.63%) SCCM
2 233 (5.34%) SCOM
3 135 (3.10%) AirWatch
4 129 (2.96%) Backup Exec
5 123 (2.82%) WSUS
6 68 (1.56%) XenMobile
7 66 (1.51%) Ansible
8 64 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
8 64 (1.47%) vCenter Server
9 62 (1.42%) Puppet
10 57 (1.31%) SCOrch
11 51 (1.17%) Nagios
12 48 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 42 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
14 39 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
15 38 (0.87%) SCVMM
16 37 (0.85%) EdgeSight
16 37 (0.85%) NetBackup
17 36 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
18 33 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2657 (60.94%) VMware
2 2501 (57.36%) Microsoft
3 1099 (25.21%) Cisco
4 466 (10.69%) HP
5 343 (7.87%) NetApp
6 256 (5.87%) Dell
7 213 (4.89%) AppSense
8 195 (4.47%) McAfee
9 192 (4.40%) Veeam
10 190 (4.36%) Apple
11 185 (4.24%) Juniper
12 173 (3.97%) Palo Alto
13 165 (3.78%) CheckPoint
14 153 (3.51%) EMC
15 151 (3.46%) Oracle
16 139 (3.19%) Symantec
17 138 (3.17%) F5
18 132 (3.03%) Google
19 130 (2.98%) ServiceNow
20 126 (2.89%) IBM