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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 117 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 24 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 1.21% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 3.86% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 4
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 October 2014.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in Reading

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (84.31%) Citrix
2 32 (62.75%) XenDesktop
3 31 (60.78%) XenApp
4 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
4 25 (49.02%) VMware
5 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (45.10%) Cisco
6 22 (43.14%) Citrix Certification
6 22 (43.14%) vSphere
7 21 (41.18%) Windows
8 20 (39.22%) XenMobile
9 19 (37.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 18 (35.29%) CCEE
11 13 (25.49%) XenServer
11 13 (25.49%) CCA
12 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
12 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
12 12 (23.53%) AppSense
12 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
13 11 (21.57%) Firewall
14 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (19.61%) MCSE
14 10 (19.61%) DNS
14 10 (19.61%) SSL
14 10 (19.61%) DHCP
14 10 (19.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (17.65%) Network Security
15 9 (17.65%) VPN
15 9 (17.65%) WLAN
15 9 (17.65%) NetApp

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
2 10 (19.61%) DHCP
2 10 (19.61%) DNS
2 10 (19.61%) SSL
3 9 (17.65%) WLAN
3 9 (17.65%) VPN
3 9 (17.65%) MPLS
3 9 (17.65%) H.323
3 9 (17.65%) Network Security
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (15.69%) HSRP
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (15.69%) Frame Relay
4 8 (15.69%) IPsec
4 8 (15.69%) VLAN
4 8 (15.69%) OSPF
4 8 (15.69%) BGP
4 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
4 8 (15.69%) IGRP
4 8 (15.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Consultant
2 13 (25.49%) Citrix Consultant
3 11 (21.57%) Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Network Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Security Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Virtualisation Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix Support
9 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix Architect
9 2 (3.92%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) EPoS
1 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (9.80%) CRM
2 5 (9.80%) Operations Management
3 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.84%) Change Control
4 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) Python
1 7 (13.73%) Ruby
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (35.29%) CCEE
3 13 (25.49%) CCA
4 10 (19.61%) MCSE
4 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (19.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (15.69%) CCIA
6 6 (11.76%) CCEA
7 5 (9.80%) MCTS
7 5 (9.80%) MCITP
7 5 (9.80%) VCAP
7 5 (9.80%) VTSP
7 5 (9.80%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (62.75%) XenDesktop
2 31 (60.78%) XenApp
3 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (43.14%) vSphere
5 19 (37.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (25.49%) XenServer
7 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
8 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 5 (9.80%) vCloud
10 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
10 2 (3.92%) Xen
11 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (39.22%) XenMobile
2 4 (7.84%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Citrix
2 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (49.02%) VMware
3 23 (45.10%) Cisco
4 12 (23.53%) AppSense
4 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.65%) NetApp
6 8 (15.69%) F5
7 7 (13.73%) Juniper
7 7 (13.73%) HP
7 7 (13.73%) EMC
8 5 (9.80%) IBM
9 2 (3.92%) Nokia
9 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat