The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 165 178 178
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 22 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.79% 0.86% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 1
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
NetScaler
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
581 580 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.47% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 504 513 431
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NetScaler
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in Manchester

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 35 (100.00%) Citrix
1 35 (100.00%) XenApp
2 32 (91.43%) XenDesktop
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (65.71%) Citrix Certification
5 22 (62.86%) Hyper-V
6 21 (60.00%) NAS
6 21 (60.00%) SAN
7 20 (57.14%) CCA
8 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
9 18 (51.43%) vSphere
10 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
11 15 (42.86%) Cisco
11 15 (42.86%) NetApp
12 14 (40.00%) Windows
13 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
14 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
14 8 (22.86%) AppSense
15 7 (20.00%) XenServer
16 5 (14.29%) DHCP
16 5 (14.29%) DNS
17 3 (8.57%) LAN
17 3 (8.57%) WAN
17 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
17 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
18 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
18 2 (5.71%) CCIA
19 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
19 1 (2.86%) AppDNA

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) NAS
1 21 (60.00%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) DHCP
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Consultant
4 8 (22.86%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) Citrix Support
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Citrix Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
1 1 (2.86%) Project Management
1 1 (2.86%) ITIL
1 1 (2.86%) DNA
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCA
3 2 (5.71%) CCIA
4 1 (2.86%) CCEE
4 1 (2.86%) CCAA
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) CCEA
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 35 (100.00%) XenApp
2 32 (91.43%) XenDesktop
3 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (62.86%) Hyper-V
5 18 (51.43%) vSphere
6 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.00%) XenServer
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) AppDNA
1 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) Cisco
4 15 (42.86%) NetApp
5 8 (22.86%) AppSense
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
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