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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 168 170 190
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 15 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.24% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 1.82% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 0
Average salary £35,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
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
616 494 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.74% 13.16% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 513 434 571
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in Manchester

NetScaler
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 4 £41,430 -
Stockport -6 1 £41,430 -30.95%
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
NetScaler
North West

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 33 (89.19%) Citrix
1 33 (89.19%) XenApp
2 30 (81.08%) VMware
3 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (78.38%) XenDesktop
4 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
5 24 (64.86%) Citrix Certification
6 22 (59.46%) SAN
6 22 (59.46%) NAS
7 20 (54.05%) Hyper-V
8 19 (51.35%) CCA
8 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
9 18 (48.65%) NetApp
10 17 (45.95%) MS Exchange
11 15 (40.54%) Windows
11 15 (40.54%) vSphere
12 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
12 14 (37.84%) Cisco
13 10 (27.03%) XenServer
14 9 (24.32%) DHCP
14 9 (24.32%) DNS
15 7 (18.92%) MCITP
15 7 (18.92%) AppSense
15 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (16.22%) ITIL
16 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (13.51%) Firewall
17 5 (13.51%) MCSE
17 5 (13.51%) MCSA
17 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 17 (45.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Lync
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) SAN
1 22 (59.46%) NAS
2 9 (24.32%) DHCP
2 9 (24.32%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
5 3 (8.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Consultant
4 8 (21.62%) Citrix Support
5 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Operations Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.41%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Solaris
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) People Management
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCA
3 7 (18.92%) MCITP
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (13.51%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) CCAA
7 1 (2.70%) NCIE
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) XenApp
2 29 (78.38%) XenDesktop
2 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (54.05%) Hyper-V
4 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
5 15 (40.54%) vSphere
6 10 (27.03%) XenServer
7 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
8 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.41%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Citrix
2 30 (81.08%) VMware
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 18 (48.65%) NetApp
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco
6 7 (18.92%) AppSense
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 3 (8.11%) Juniper
9 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
9 2 (5.41%) HP