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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 234 229 255
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 22 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.24% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 1.67% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 5
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1027 959 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.91% 14.35% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 859 780 884
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £65,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +20 22 £33,500 -25.55% 1
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (97.56%) XenApp
3 37 (90.24%) XenDesktop
3 37 (90.24%) VMware
4 30 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (60.98%) Hyper-V
5 25 (60.98%) Citrix Certification
6 24 (58.54%) SAN
6 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
6 24 (58.54%) NAS
7 22 (53.66%) CCA
7 22 (53.66%) vSphere
8 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
9 17 (41.46%) Cisco
9 17 (41.46%) NetApp
10 16 (39.02%) Windows
11 11 (26.83%) MS Exchange
12 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
12 10 (24.39%) AppSense
13 8 (19.51%) XenServer
14 6 (14.63%) DHCP
14 6 (14.63%) DNS
15 5 (12.20%) Unified Communications
16 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
16 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
16 3 (7.32%) LAN
16 3 (7.32%) WAN
17 2 (4.88%) vCloud
17 2 (4.88%) Lync

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (26.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (58.54%) SAN
1 24 (58.54%) NAS
2 6 (14.63%) DHCP
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) Unified Communications
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) BGP
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Citrix Consultant
5 8 (19.51%) Citrix Support
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Citrix Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.44%) Replication
1 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.44%) ITIL
1 1 (2.44%) DNA
1 1 (2.44%) Project Management
1 1 (2.44%) Migration
1 1 (2.44%) Analytics
1 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (53.66%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CCIA
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 40 (97.56%) XenApp
2 37 (90.24%) XenDesktop
3 30 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (60.98%) Hyper-V
5 22 (53.66%) vSphere
6 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
7 8 (19.51%) XenServer
8 2 (4.88%) vCloud
9 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.44%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 37 (90.24%) VMware
3 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
4 17 (41.46%) NetApp
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 10 (24.39%) AppSense
6 1 (2.44%) Veeam
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) BMC
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