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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 15 August 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 > Work from Home
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 353 325 153
Rank change year-on-year -28 -172 +43
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 714 366 165
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.95% 0.89% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 2.41% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 507 349 132
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,000 £26,025
25th Percentile £40,375 £37,000 £32,148
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% -16.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.88%

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 28,288 15,159 3,338
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 37.45% 36.88% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15,920 11,300 2,768
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% -6.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 15 August 2022.

Citrix salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, Citrix job roles required the following 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.

1 461 (64.57%) Microsoft
2 418 (58.54%) VMware
3 399 (55.88%) Windows
4 383 (53.64%) Azure
5 310 (43.42%) Active Directory
5 310 (43.42%) Microsoft 365
6 282 (39.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 202 (28.29%) Windows Server
8 179 (25.07%) ITIL
9 178 (24.93%) Social Skills
10 172 (24.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 162 (22.69%) Cisco
12 155 (21.71%) PowerShell
13 148 (20.73%) Finance
14 127 (17.79%) Firewall
15 122 (17.09%) AWS
16 118 (16.53%) Data Centre
17 114 (15.97%) Agile
18 112 (15.69%) Virtual Desktop
19 109 (15.27%) Cybersecurity
20 107 (14.99%) Linux
21 106 (14.85%) Apple
22 105 (14.71%) XenApp
23 103 (14.43%) WAN
24 100 (14.01%) SharePoint
25 99 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
26 98 (13.73%) Change Management
27 97 (13.59%) LAN
28 95 (13.31%) Windows 10
29 91 (12.75%) SCCM

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
1 100 (14.01%) SharePoint
2 90 (12.61%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (2.38%) IIS
5 15 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.84%) Apache
6 6 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.42%) CMS
8 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Appian
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (7.98%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.56%) EngageOne
5 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 383 (53.64%) Azure
2 310 (43.42%) Microsoft 365
3 122 (17.09%) AWS
4 76 (10.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 48 (6.72%) PaaS
6 44 (6.16%) SaaS
7 39 (5.46%) IaaS
8 23 (3.22%) Power Platform
9 17 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (2.24%) Azure AKS
10 16 (2.24%) GCP
10 16 (2.24%) Mimecast
11 13 (1.82%) OneDrive
12 12 (1.68%) Azure Monitor
12 12 (1.68%) Azure Stack
13 11 (1.54%) GitHub
14 9 (1.26%) Google Workspace
15 8 (1.12%) Azure Sentinel
16 5 (0.70%) Nutanix
16 5 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 127 (17.79%) Firewall
2 103 (14.43%) WAN
3 97 (13.59%) LAN
4 85 (11.90%) DNS
5 76 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 75 (10.50%) VPN
7 74 (10.36%) SAN
8 58 (8.12%) NetScaler
9 56 (7.84%) DHCP
10 52 (7.28%) MPLS
11 48 (6.72%) Internet
12 46 (6.44%) VoIP
13 40 (5.60%) Wireless
14 37 (5.18%) Wi-Fi
15 32 (4.48%) Fibre Channel
16 31 (4.34%) VLAN
17 27 (3.78%) OSPF
18 26 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
19 24 (3.36%) Unified Communications
20 22 (3.08%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (2.80%) UniData
5 10 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.40%) Power BI
6 9 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.70%) Data Lake
8 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.42%) MySQL
10 1 (0.14%) Big Data
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (1.40%) Jenkins
1 10 (1.40%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.12%) Spinnaker
3 6 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.56%) JIRA
4 4 (0.56%) Postman
5 3 (0.42%) GitLab
6 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.28%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.14%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.14%) Gatling
7 1 (0.14%) JMeter
7 1 (0.14%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.14%) NUnit
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 178 (24.93%) Social Skills
2 148 (20.73%) Finance
3 63 (8.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 59 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (6.58%) Legal
6 34 (4.76%) Law
7 29 (4.06%) Documentation Skills
8 26 (3.64%) Presentation Skills
9 17 (2.38%) Retail
10 15 (2.10%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.96%) Marketing
11 14 (1.96%) Public Sector
12 13 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
13 11 (1.54%) Manufacturing
14 10 (1.40%) Banking
15 8 (1.12%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.84%) Advertising
16 6 (0.84%) Billing
16 6 (0.84%) Games
16 6 (0.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 127 (17.79%) Analyst
2 124 (17.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (9.24%) Support Analyst
4 61 (8.54%) Architect
5 52 (7.28%) Solutions Architect
6 44 (6.16%) Consultant
7 40 (5.60%) Digital Architect
7 40 (5.60%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 39 (5.46%) Network Engineer
9 38 (5.32%) Infrastructure Manager
10 34 (4.76%) IT Support
10 34 (4.76%) Support Engineer
11 31 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support
12 30 (4.20%) Vendor Manager
13 28 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
14 27 (3.78%) IT Analyst
14 27 (3.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 26 (3.64%) IT Engineer
16 25 (3.50%) Applications Support
16 25 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.80%) JMS
2 16 (2.24%) .NET
3 15 (2.10%) Web Services
4 10 (1.40%) HTML
5 5 (0.70%) HTML5
5 5 (0.70%) OAuth
6 4 (0.56%) REST
6 4 (0.56%) SOAP
6 4 (0.56%) Swagger
7 3 (0.42%) SAML
8 2 (0.28%) ARM Templates
8 2 (0.28%) Java RMI
9 1 (0.14%) COM
9 1 (0.14%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.14%) JSON
9 1 (0.14%) Kafka
9 1 (0.14%) LDAP
9 1 (0.14%) RESTful
9 1 (0.14%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.14%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 118 (16.53%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 34 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 30 (4.20%) Blog
5 26 (3.64%) Cloud Native
6 23 (3.22%) Public Cloud
7 21 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (2.52%) Virtual Team
9 15 (2.10%) PKI
10 13 (1.82%) Fat Client
10 13 (1.82%) IoT
10 13 (1.82%) Thin Client
11 12 (1.68%) Cyber Defence
11 12 (1.68%) Replication
12 11 (1.54%) NHS
12 11 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.26%) Driving Licence
14 8 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
14 8 (1.12%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 399 (55.88%) Windows
2 202 (28.29%) Windows Server
3 107 (14.99%) Linux
4 95 (13.31%) Windows 10
5 68 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (5.60%) Windows Server 2016
7 35 (4.90%) Android
8 26 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (3.50%) Unix
9 25 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (3.50%) Windows Server 2019
10 23 (3.22%) Apple iOS
11 22 (3.08%) Mac OS
12 15 (2.10%) CentOS
13 14 (1.96%) Windows 7
14 11 (1.54%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.98%) Debian
17 6 (0.84%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (25.07%) ITIL
2 172 (24.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 114 (15.97%) Agile
4 109 (15.27%) Cybersecurity
5 99 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
6 98 (13.73%) Change Management
7 82 (11.48%) Software Licensing
8 63 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 61 (8.54%) Service Delivery
10 58 (8.12%) Service Management
11 54 (7.56%) DevOps
12 51 (7.14%) Project Management
13 50 (7.00%) Problem Management
14 45 (6.30%) Customer Requirements
14 45 (6.30%) Mentoring
14 45 (6.30%) Project Delivery
15 44 (6.16%) Customer Engagement
16 42 (5.88%) Migration
16 42 (5.88%) PRINCE2
17 41 (5.74%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (21.71%) PowerShell
2 73 (10.22%) Python
2 73 (10.22%) SQL
3 22 (3.08%) Bash
3 22 (3.08%) VB
4 21 (2.94%) Perl
4 21 (2.94%) VBScript
5 20 (2.80%) C#
5 20 (2.80%) Korn
6 8 (1.12%) Go
7 7 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.28%) Bicep
9 2 (0.28%) C
10 1 (0.14%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.14%) Java
10 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (7.42%) Degree
4 43 (6.02%) CCNP
5 40 (5.60%) CCNA
6 38 (5.32%) Security Cleared
7 33 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
8 26 (3.64%) MCSE
9 21 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (2.80%) CCIE
10 20 (2.80%) SC Cleared
11 16 (2.24%) CCA
12 14 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.54%) A+ Certification
14 11 (1.54%) MCSA
15 6 (0.84%) MCP
15 6 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (0.70%) MCITP
17 4 (0.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.54%) SLA
2 23 (3.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (2.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 15 (2.10%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 10 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.40%) PMO
6 6 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.84%) QA
7 4 (0.56%) NCSC
7 4 (0.56%) NIST
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 310 (43.42%) Active Directory
2 282 (39.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (15.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 105 (14.71%) XenApp
5 69 (9.66%) Hyper-V
6 65 (9.10%) XenDesktop
7 52 (7.28%) vSphere
8 47 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (3.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 23 (3.22%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (3.22%) VMware NSX
11 18 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 17 (2.38%) BitLocker
13 11 (1.54%) Terminal Services
14 10 (1.40%) Docker
15 7 (0.98%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
17 4 (0.56%) Firmware
17 4 (0.56%) MetaFrame
18 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 91 (12.75%) SCCM
2 69 (9.66%) Microsoft Intune
3 59 (8.26%) Ansible
4 35 (4.90%) Terraform
5 23 (3.22%) WSUS
6 22 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 21 (2.94%) Jamf Pro
8 18 (2.52%) vCenter Server
9 15 (2.10%) Kubernetes
10 14 (1.96%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 14 (1.96%) IBM BigFix
11 12 (1.68%) SCOM
12 11 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
13 9 (1.26%) AirWatch
14 8 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (1.12%) FortiGate
14 8 (1.12%) NetBackup
14 8 (1.12%) Packer
14 8 (1.12%) Puppet
14 8 (1.12%) VxRail
Vendors
1 461 (64.57%) Microsoft
2 418 (58.54%) VMware
3 162 (22.69%) Cisco
4 106 (14.85%) Apple
5 80 (11.20%) Adobe
6 63 (8.82%) Palo Alto
7 40 (5.60%) HP
8 38 (5.32%) Red Hat
9 32 (4.48%) F5
10 27 (3.78%) CheckPoint
11 25 (3.50%) Dell
12 24 (3.36%) ServiceNow
12 24 (3.36%) SolarWinds
13 23 (3.22%) Fortinet
14 18 (2.52%) Avaya
14 18 (2.52%) NetApp
15 17 (2.38%) IBM
15 17 (2.38%) iManage
16 16 (2.24%) Oracle
16 16 (2.24%) Trend Micro