The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 126 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 1.48% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £32,750 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.60% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
NetScaler
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
415 338 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.46% 16.98% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 380 281 284
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NetScaler across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NetScaler
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NetScaler across the Birmingham region.

NetScaler Salary Trend in Birmingham

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NetScaler also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NetScaler.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (81.25%) XenApp
4 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 13 (81.25%) Windows
5 11 (68.75%) Windows 2000
5 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
5 11 (68.75%) VLAN
5 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
5 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (62.50%) Firewall
6 10 (62.50%) SLA
6 10 (62.50%) SAN
7 9 (56.25%) Symantec
7 9 (56.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (56.25%) Sophos
7 9 (56.25%) SonicWALL
7 9 (56.25%) AVG
7 9 (56.25%) Kaspersky
8 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 4 (25.00%) HP
10 4 (25.00%) EMC
10 4 (25.00%) NetApp
10 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (18.75%) Mentoring

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NetScaler also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NetScaler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
1 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Trello
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) VLAN
2 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) L2TP
5 1 (6.25%) PABX
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) RavenDB
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 2000
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) XenApp
3 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Symantec
3 9 (56.25%) Sophos
3 9 (56.25%) SonicWALL
3 9 (56.25%) Kaspersky
3 9 (56.25%) AVG
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) EMC
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) AppSense
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) F5