The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 108 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 29 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 1.60% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
NetScaler
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
769 689 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.56% 29.62% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 428 515 411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NetScaler
Salary Trend in Reading

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in Reading

NetScaler
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in Reading

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 42 (79.25%) Citrix
2 26 (49.06%) XenDesktop
3 25 (47.17%) XenApp
4 20 (37.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
4 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.85%) Firewall
6 18 (33.96%) SSL
7 17 (32.08%) Windows
8 15 (28.30%) VMware
9 14 (26.42%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (22.64%) Network Security
11 12 (22.64%) AppSense
11 12 (22.64%) DNS
11 12 (22.64%) DHCP
12 11 (20.75%) IKE
12 11 (20.75%) IPX
12 11 (20.75%) IPX/SPX
12 11 (20.75%) PPP
12 11 (20.75%) RIP
12 11 (20.75%) SNMP
12 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 11 (20.75%) VPN
12 11 (20.75%) POP3
12 11 (20.75%) SMTP
12 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.75%) VoIP
12 11 (20.75%) WLAN

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) Firewall
2 18 (33.96%) SSL
3 12 (22.64%) Network Security
3 12 (22.64%) DNS
3 12 (22.64%) DHCP
4 11 (20.75%) IKE
4 11 (20.75%) IPX
4 11 (20.75%) IPX/SPX
4 11 (20.75%) PPP
4 11 (20.75%) RIP
4 11 (20.75%) SNMP
4 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
4 11 (20.75%) VPN
4 11 (20.75%) POP3
4 11 (20.75%) SMTP
4 11 (20.75%) VoIP
4 11 (20.75%) WLAN
4 11 (20.75%) IPv6
4 11 (20.75%) Frame Relay
4 11 (20.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Consultant
2 12 (22.64%) Security Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Network Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix Support
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (5.66%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.55%) Change Control
3 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.55%) Migration
4 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Ruby
1 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
1 7 (13.21%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (16.98%) CCA
3 7 (13.21%) CCEE
4 4 (7.55%) MCTS
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.55%) CCIA
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) CCEA
5 3 (5.66%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) CCIE
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) XenDesktop
2 25 (47.17%) XenApp
3 20 (37.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (20.75%) vSphere
6 10 (18.87%) XenServer
7 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
7 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.09%) ProxySG
9 3 (5.66%) Xen
10 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (79.25%) Citrix
2 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
2 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.30%) VMware
4 12 (22.64%) AppSense
5 11 (20.75%) F5
6 8 (15.09%) Nokia
6 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
7 7 (13.21%) Juniper
8 4 (7.55%) NetApp
9 3 (5.66%) HP
10 2 (3.77%) EMC