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 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 138 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 6 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.76% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 2.43% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 11
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +22.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,715 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.17% +1.05%
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
890 783 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.85% 31.47% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 450 536 505
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
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 24 December 2014.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in Reading

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (87.10%) Citrix
2 23 (74.19%) XenApp
2 23 (74.19%) XenDesktop
3 17 (54.84%) Citrix Certification
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
4 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (51.61%) CCEE
4 16 (51.61%) XenMobile
5 15 (48.39%) vSphere
6 14 (45.16%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 11 (35.48%) Cisco
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (32.26%) CCA
10 9 (29.03%) MCSE
10 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (25.81%) AppSense
12 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
12 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (22.58%) XenServer
12 7 (22.58%) CCIA
13 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 6 (19.35%) HP
13 6 (19.35%) CCEA
13 6 (19.35%) NetApp
13 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (19.35%) Firewall
13 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
14 5 (16.13%) CRM

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) MPLS
2 5 (16.13%) H.323
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) WLAN
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) SSL
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (12.90%) HSRP
3 4 (12.90%) IPv6
3 4 (12.90%) POP3
3 4 (12.90%) SMTP
3 4 (12.90%) IKE
3 4 (12.90%) IPX
3 4 (12.90%) IPX/SPX
3 4 (12.90%) PPP
3 4 (12.90%) RIP
3 4 (12.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Citrix Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Network Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) EPoS
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) CRM
1 5 (16.13%) Operations Management
2 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.90%) Change Control
2 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (51.61%) CCEE
3 10 (32.26%) CCA
4 9 (29.03%) MCSE
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (22.58%) CCIA
6 6 (19.35%) CCEA
7 5 (16.13%) VCP5
7 5 (16.13%) VCAP
7 5 (16.13%) VTSP
8 4 (12.90%) MCTS
8 4 (12.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) XenApp
1 23 (74.19%) XenDesktop
2 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (48.39%) vSphere
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (22.58%) XenServer
6 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
7 5 (16.13%) vCloud
8 2 (6.45%) Xen
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
9 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) XenMobile
2 4 (12.90%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Citrix
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 8 (25.81%) AppSense
6 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
7 6 (19.35%) HP
7 6 (19.35%) NetApp
8 5 (16.13%) IBM
8 5 (16.13%) EMC
9 4 (12.90%) F5
10 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.23%) Dell
10 1 (3.23%) Nokia
10 1 (3.23%) Juniper