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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 234 242 254
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 14 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.20% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 1.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,250 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
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
1159 1108 1350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.46% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 868 853 1062
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
Manchester +6 11 £35,000 -24.32% 3
Lancashire +3 2 £37,000 -26.00%
Merseyside - 1 £34,000 - 1
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Citrix
2 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) XenApp
5 13 (44.83%) XenDesktop
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco
6 12 (41.38%) NetApp
7 11 (37.93%) Windows
7 11 (37.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
9 9 (31.03%) ITIL
9 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
9 9 (31.03%) SAN
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) NAS
11 7 (24.14%) XenServer
11 7 (24.14%) MCITP
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (20.69%) CCA
13 5 (17.24%) AppSense
13 5 (17.24%) Change Management
13 5 (17.24%) HP
13 5 (17.24%) MCSE
13 5 (17.24%) MCSA

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Lync
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) NAS
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 3 (10.34%) DMZ
5 3 (10.34%) OSPF
6 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
7 1 (3.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.90%) SecurID
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 5 (17.24%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Network Design
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (10.34%) People Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (24.14%) MCITP
5 6 (20.69%) CCA
6 5 (17.24%) NCDA
6 5 (17.24%) NCIE
6 5 (17.24%) MCSE
6 5 (17.24%) MCSA
7 4 (13.79%) CCNP
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (10.34%) CCNA
8 3 (10.34%) CCDP
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (6.90%) VCAP
9 2 (6.90%) CCAA
10 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (55.17%) XenApp
3 13 (44.83%) XenDesktop
4 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
5 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 7 (24.14%) XenServer
7 5 (17.24%) vSphere
8 4 (13.79%) vCloud
9 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
9 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
10 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Citrix
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
4 12 (41.38%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) AppSense
6 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.34%) Juniper
7 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago