Period
to 7 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 7 December 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 > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 346 165 162
Rank change year-on-year -181 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 213 153 136
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.73% 1.76% 1.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.95% 4.58% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 198 131 96
10th Percentile £29,925 £26,250 £33,625
25th Percentile £41,438 £37,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £46,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.28% -22.50% +26.32%
75th Percentile £70,000 £62,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.10% -2.06% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10,897 3,342 3,118
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 37.34% 38.34% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8,409 2,970 2,723
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £43,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £53,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% -11.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Citrix
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Citrix trend for jobs with a WFH option

Citrix
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Citrix.

Citrix salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Citrix
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Citrix over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Citrix salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, Citrix job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Citrix.

1 141 (66.20%) VMware
2 136 (63.85%) Windows
2 136 (63.85%) Microsoft
3 112 (52.58%) Azure
4 108 (50.70%) Active Directory
5 105 (49.30%) Microsoft 365
6 94 (44.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 71 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 65 (30.52%) Social Skills
9 47 (22.07%) SCCM
10 46 (21.60%) WAN
11 43 (20.19%) LAN
12 42 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (19.25%) PowerShell
13 41 (19.25%) Microsoft Intune
13 41 (19.25%) AWS
14 40 (18.78%) Firewall
15 39 (18.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 38 (17.84%) XenApp
17 36 (16.90%) Hyper-V
17 36 (16.90%) Cisco
18 35 (16.43%) DNS
19 34 (15.96%) VPN
19 34 (15.96%) Windows 10
20 33 (15.49%) ITIL
21 30 (14.08%) SQL Server
22 29 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (13.15%) SharePoint
23 28 (13.15%) Finance
23 28 (13.15%) Presales

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 28 (13.15%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.76%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (10.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 112 (52.58%) Azure
2 105 (49.30%) Microsoft 365
3 41 (19.25%) AWS
4 24 (11.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (6.57%) GCP
6 10 (4.69%) PaaS
7 9 (4.23%) IaaS
8 7 (3.29%) Power Automate
8 7 (3.29%) Power Platform
8 7 (3.29%) PowerApps
9 6 (2.82%) SaaS
10 5 (2.35%) Azure Storage
10 5 (2.35%) Mimecast
10 5 (2.35%) OneDrive
11 4 (1.88%) Google Workspace
12 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.94%) Azure Sentinel
12 2 (0.94%) BlazeMeter
13 1 (0.47%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.47%) AWS CodeBuild
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.60%) WAN
2 43 (20.19%) LAN
3 40 (18.78%) Firewall
4 35 (16.43%) DNS
5 34 (15.96%) VPN
6 23 (10.80%) DHCP
7 21 (9.86%) SAN
8 19 (8.92%) NetScaler
9 18 (8.45%) TCP/IP
10 11 (5.16%) NAS
11 8 (3.76%) Network Security
11 8 (3.76%) VLAN
12 7 (3.29%) VSAN
12 7 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (2.82%) Wireless
14 4 (1.88%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.88%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.88%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (1.88%) WLAN
15 3 (1.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.23%) DB2
3 7 (3.29%) Power BI
4 5 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.94%) MySQL
7 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.82%) JMeter
1 6 (2.82%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.94%) Cypress.io
2 2 (0.94%) Fiddler
2 2 (0.94%) Gatling
2 2 (0.94%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.94%) LINQPad
2 2 (0.94%) NeoLoad
2 2 (0.94%) Postman
2 2 (0.94%) Selenium
2 2 (0.94%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.94%) WebLOAD
3 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.47%) Maven
3 1 (0.47%) MSI
General
1 65 (30.52%) Social Skills
2 28 (13.15%) Finance
3 17 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.10%) Law
5 12 (5.63%) Public Sector
6 10 (4.69%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.23%) Advertising
7 9 (4.23%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (3.76%) Banking
9 6 (2.82%) Retail
10 5 (2.35%) Legal
11 4 (1.88%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (1.41%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (1.41%) Games
12 3 (1.41%) Marketing
13 2 (0.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (15.02%) Analyst
1 32 (15.02%) Consultant
2 31 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (13.15%) Architect
4 19 (8.92%) Support Analyst
5 18 (8.45%) Support Engineer
6 17 (7.98%) Server Engineer
7 15 (7.04%) IT Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (6.57%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
9 13 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (6.10%) IT Support
9 13 (6.10%) Microsoft Consultant
10 12 (5.63%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
12 9 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
13 8 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (3.76%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.23%) SAML
2 8 (3.76%) .NET
3 7 (3.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (2.35%) LDAP
4 5 (2.35%) Web Services
5 3 (1.41%) ADO
5 3 (1.41%) XML
6 2 (0.94%) JSON
6 2 (0.94%) REST
6 2 (0.94%) SOAP
7 1 (0.47%) ARM Templates
7 1 (0.47%) COM
7 1 (0.47%) EJB
7 1 (0.47%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (0.47%) JPA
7 1 (0.47%) jQuery
7 1 (0.47%) RESTful
7 1 (0.47%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.47%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.47%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.51%) Public Cloud
3 9 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.29%) User Experience
5 6 (2.82%) PKI
5 6 (2.82%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.35%) Clustering
6 5 (2.35%) Replication
7 4 (1.88%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.41%) Blog
8 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.94%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.94%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.47%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 136 (63.85%) Windows
2 71 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 34 (15.96%) Windows 10
4 26 (12.21%) Linux
5 20 (9.39%) Windows Server 2019
6 17 (7.98%) Windows Server 2016
7 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.88%) Unix
11 2 (0.94%) Android
11 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (18.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (15.49%) ITIL
4 28 (13.15%) Presales
5 20 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (8.92%) Service Management
7 18 (8.45%) Value Proposition
8 16 (7.51%) Project Delivery
9 14 (6.57%) DevOps
10 13 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
10 13 (6.10%) TOGAF
11 12 (5.63%) Migration
11 12 (5.63%) Patch Management
12 11 (5.16%) Change Control
12 11 (5.16%) IT Strategy
12 11 (5.16%) Server Virtualisation
13 10 (4.69%) Identity Management
13 10 (4.69%) Risk Management
13 10 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.25%) PowerShell
2 19 (8.92%) SQL
3 7 (3.29%) VBScript
4 6 (2.82%) Python
5 5 (2.35%) C#
6 4 (1.88%) C
7 3 (1.41%) Java
7 3 (1.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.41%) Perl
8 2 (0.94%) C++
8 2 (0.94%) PHP
8 2 (0.94%) VB
8 2 (0.94%) XPath
9 1 (0.47%) Bicep
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 29 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.21%) Security Cleared
3 24 (11.27%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.51%) Degree
5 11 (5.16%) TOGAF Certification
6 10 (4.69%) MCSE
6 10 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.29%) Master's Degree
7 7 (3.29%) RHCA
7 7 (3.29%) Server+ Certification
8 6 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.82%) MCSA
9 5 (2.35%) CCNP
9 5 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.88%) MCDST
11 3 (1.41%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.94%) CCNA
12 2 (0.94%) MCTS
13 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.92%) SLA
2 6 (2.82%) QA
3 3 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 108 (50.70%) Active Directory
2 94 (44.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (17.84%) XenApp
4 36 (16.90%) Hyper-V
5 28 (13.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 28 (13.15%) vSphere
6 22 (10.33%) XenDesktop
7 18 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (3.29%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.88%) BitLocker
11 3 (1.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.94%) Xen
13 1 (0.47%) KVM
13 1 (0.47%) vCloud
13 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (22.07%) SCCM
2 41 (19.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (6.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 14 (6.57%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (4.23%) vCenter Server
5 5 (2.35%) AirWatch
5 5 (2.35%) Ansible
6 4 (1.88%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (1.88%) Terraform
7 3 (1.41%) Puppet
8 2 (0.94%) Grafana
8 2 (0.94%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.94%) nmon
8 2 (0.94%) SCOM
9 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (66.20%) VMware
2 136 (63.85%) Microsoft
3 36 (16.90%) Cisco
4 18 (8.45%) Google
5 14 (6.57%) Sophos
6 13 (6.10%) EMC
7 12 (5.63%) Veeam
8 10 (4.69%) IBM
8 10 (4.69%) Juniper
8 10 (4.69%) NetApp
9 9 (4.23%) CommVault
9 9 (4.23%) Dell
9 9 (4.23%) Okta
10 8 (3.76%) HP
10 8 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.29%) Oracle
11 7 (3.29%) ServiceNow
12 6 (2.82%) Apple
12 6 (2.82%) Ivanti
13 5 (2.35%) Meraki