The first table below looks at the demand for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 23 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 6 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.14% 0.47% 6.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 2.86% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 17
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.04% 16.36% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 55
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

NetScaler
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in the Midlands

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) IPsec
2 7 (70.00%) Sourcefire
2 7 (70.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (70.00%) McAfee
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Websense
2 7 (70.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (70.00%) IronPort
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) TippingPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) Fortinet
2 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
2 7 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) SSL
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) IPsec
1 7 (70.00%) Network Security
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
1 10 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (70.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Security Technical Consultant
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Security Consultant
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
1 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) CCA
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (30.00%) MCTS
1 3 (30.00%) MCITP
1 3 (30.00%) CCEE
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) McAfee
2 7 (70.00%) Websense
2 7 (70.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (70.00%) Sourcefire
2 7 (70.00%) Fortinet
2 7 (70.00%) IronPort
2 7 (70.00%) TippingPoint
2 7 (70.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) AppSense