The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 260 317 309
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -8
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 45 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 1.92% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 20
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £74,750 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
NetScaler
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1633 2027 2108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.15% 15.53% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1716 1873
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NetScaler
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in the City of London

NetScaler
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in the City of London

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 88 (83.02%) Citrix
2 66 (62.26%) VMware
3 52 (49.06%) XenApp
4 44 (41.51%) Windows
5 40 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (34.91%) Cisco
7 36 (33.96%) Microsoft
7 36 (33.96%) Data Centre
8 34 (32.08%) XenDesktop
9 33 (31.13%) SAN
9 33 (31.13%) Firewall
10 27 (25.47%) Citrix Certification
10 27 (25.47%) vSphere
11 26 (24.53%) Finance
12 25 (23.58%) HP
12 25 (23.58%) Degree
13 24 (22.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (22.64%) F5
13 24 (22.64%) Active Directory
14 23 (21.70%) CCA
14 23 (21.70%) WAN
15 21 (19.81%) DNS
16 20 (18.87%) Microsoft App-V
16 20 (18.87%) Network Security
17 19 (17.92%) MS Exchange
18 18 (16.98%) Linux
18 18 (16.98%) AppSense
18 18 (16.98%) Advertising
18 18 (16.98%) SCCM
19 17 (16.04%) PowerShell

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (17.92%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.60%) JBoss
3 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.77%) Lync
5 4 (3.77%) IIS
6 3 (2.83%) Apache
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.94%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.13%) SAN
1 33 (31.13%) Firewall
2 23 (21.70%) WAN
3 21 (19.81%) DNS
4 20 (18.87%) Network Security
5 17 (16.04%) BGP
6 16 (15.09%) Wireless
7 15 (14.15%) MPLS
8 13 (12.26%) iSCSI
9 12 (11.32%) VPN
9 12 (11.32%) EIGRP
9 12 (11.32%) VPLS
9 12 (11.32%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (11.32%) HSRP
10 11 (10.38%) VLAN
11 10 (9.43%) HTTP
12 9 (8.49%) Internet
13 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
13 7 (6.60%) Intranet
13 7 (6.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) AdminStudio
1 2 (1.89%) MSI
2 1 (0.94%) InstallShield
General
1 26 (24.53%) Finance
2 18 (16.98%) Advertising
3 12 (11.32%) Banking
4 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Consultant
2 13 (12.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Network Consultant
4 9 (8.49%) Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Administrator
7 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Network Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) XML
1 7 (6.60%) Java EE
2 4 (3.77%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.94%) LAMP
3 1 (0.94%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.96%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (10.38%) Replication
5 9 (8.49%) Blackberry
5 9 (8.49%) User Experience
5 9 (8.49%) Over-the-Top Content
6 8 (7.55%) PKI
7 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.77%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.94%) Clustering
8 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (41.51%) Windows
2 18 (16.98%) Linux
3 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.55%) UNIX
7 5 (4.72%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.15%) Load Balancing
1 15 (14.15%) DevOps
2 12 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (11.32%) DDoS Mitigation
3 11 (10.38%) ITIL
4 8 (7.55%) Change Control
5 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
5 7 (6.60%) Information Security
5 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.66%) Service Management
7 4 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.77%) Network Design
7 4 (3.77%) Time Management
7 4 (3.77%) Change Management
7 4 (3.77%) Migration
8 3 (2.83%) Identity Management
8 3 (2.83%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.83%) Project Management
8 3 (2.83%) Operations Management
8 3 (2.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.04%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.43%) VB
3 9 (8.49%) Perl
4 7 (6.60%) Java
5 5 (4.72%) Python
5 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.83%) SQL
7 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (23.58%) Degree
3 24 (22.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (21.70%) CCA
5 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (11.32%) CCNP
7 8 (7.55%) CCNA
8 7 (6.60%) CCIE
9 3 (2.83%) MCP
9 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.83%) CCIA
10 1 (0.94%) MCSE
10 1 (0.94%) CCEA
10 1 (0.94%) MCITP
10 1 (0.94%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (49.06%) XenApp
2 40 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (32.08%) XenDesktop
4 27 (25.47%) vSphere
5 24 (22.64%) Active Directory
6 20 (18.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (8.49%) VMware Server
8 8 (7.55%) XenServer
9 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
10 3 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.89%) UAG
12 1 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.94%) NFS
12 1 (0.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.94%) Xen
12 1 (0.94%) Varnish
12 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) SCCM
2 12 (11.32%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (10.38%) XenMobile
4 4 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (2.83%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.89%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.89%) SCOM
7 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.94%) Nagios
7 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.94%) Cacti
7 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.94%) WMI
7 1 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.94%) Puppet
7 1 (0.94%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 88 (83.02%) Citrix
2 66 (62.26%) VMware
3 37 (34.91%) Cisco
4 36 (33.96%) Microsoft
5 25 (23.58%) HP
6 24 (22.64%) F5
7 18 (16.98%) AppSense
8 16 (15.09%) Veeam
9 13 (12.26%) NetApp
10 12 (11.32%) EMC
10 12 (11.32%) SolarWinds
11 9 (8.49%) IronPort
12 7 (6.60%) Juniper
13 5 (4.72%) CheckPoint
13 5 (4.72%) Avaya
14 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
15 3 (2.83%) Aruba
15 3 (2.83%) Isilon
16 2 (1.89%) Symantec
17 1 (0.94%) Remedy