The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 228 220 255
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +35
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 24 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.28% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 2.07% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 1
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,715 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.17% +1.05%
NetScaler
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1192 918 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.30% 13.69% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 782 996
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NetScaler
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in the North West

NetScaler
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in the North West

NetScaler
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Manchester +3 23 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Lancashire -5 1 - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 43 (93.48%) Citrix
2 42 (91.30%) XenApp
3 41 (89.13%) VMware
4 39 (84.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (84.78%) XenDesktop
5 32 (69.57%) SAN
5 32 (69.57%) NAS
6 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
6 31 (67.39%) Citrix Certification
7 30 (65.22%) Hyper-V
8 28 (60.87%) CCA
9 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
10 24 (52.17%) vSphere
11 22 (47.83%) NetApp
12 19 (41.30%) Cisco
13 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
14 17 (36.96%) Windows
14 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
15 12 (26.09%) XenServer
16 9 (19.57%) DHCP
16 9 (19.57%) DNS
17 7 (15.22%) Firewall
18 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 6 (13.04%) XenMobile
19 5 (10.87%) MCSE
19 5 (10.87%) MCSA
19 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 5 (10.87%) MCITP
19 5 (10.87%) Lync
20 4 (8.70%) ITIL

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Lync
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) SAN
1 32 (69.57%) NAS
2 9 (19.57%) DHCP
2 9 (19.57%) DNS
3 7 (15.22%) Firewall
4 4 (8.70%) Unified Communications
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) DMZ
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) OSPF
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Citrix Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix Support
4 9 (19.57%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Solaris
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Change Management
2 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (4.35%) People Management
4 1 (2.17%) Network Design
4 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.17%) DNA
4 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (60.87%) CCA
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (10.87%) MCITP
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.87%) MCSE
4 5 (10.87%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) CCDP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) NCIE
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 42 (91.30%) XenApp
2 39 (84.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (84.78%) XenDesktop
3 30 (65.22%) Hyper-V
4 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
5 24 (52.17%) vSphere
6 12 (26.09%) XenServer
7 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.17%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.17%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 43 (93.48%) Citrix
2 41 (89.13%) VMware
3 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
4 22 (47.83%) NetApp
5 19 (41.30%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) AppSense
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 2 (4.35%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) BMC
9 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.17%) HP
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.17%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Remedy
9 1 (2.17%) McAfee
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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