The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 213 223 225
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 32 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.27% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 1.72% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1038 932 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.39% 15.71% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 882 725 1037
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NetScaler
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in the South West

NetScaler
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in the South West

NetScaler
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Dorset - 28 £50,000 -
Bristol +7 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Gloucestershire -16 1 £28,000 -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (84.21%) VMware
2 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (84.21%) XenDesktop
3 31 (81.58%) EMC
4 29 (76.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (76.32%) SAN
4 29 (76.32%) CCA
4 29 (76.32%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (76.32%) Windows
4 29 (76.32%) MCSE
4 29 (76.32%) MS Exchange
4 29 (76.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (76.32%) Lync
5 28 (73.68%) vSphere
5 28 (73.68%) CCEE
5 28 (73.68%) AppSense
5 28 (73.68%) CCEA
5 28 (73.68%) Project Management
6 20 (52.63%) XenApp
7 17 (44.74%) VMware ESX
8 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
9 13 (34.21%) WAN
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (34.21%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (31.58%) VCP4
10 12 (31.58%) VCP5
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (31.58%) MCP

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 29 (76.32%) MS Exchange
1 29 (76.32%) Lync
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) SAN
2 13 (34.21%) WAN
3 12 (31.58%) LAN
4 7 (18.42%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Consultant
2 28 (73.68%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 16 (42.11%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 16 (42.11%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Support
4 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Wiki
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Project Management
2 6 (15.79%) E-business
2 6 (15.79%) Document Management
2 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (15.79%) DevOps
2 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) CCA
1 29 (76.32%) Citrix Certification
1 29 (76.32%) MCSE
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (76.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (73.68%) CCEA
2 28 (73.68%) CCEE
3 12 (31.58%) VCP5
3 12 (31.58%) MCP
3 12 (31.58%) VCP4
3 12 (31.58%) MCSA
4 6 (15.79%) CCNA
4 6 (15.79%) Degree
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 32 (84.21%) XenDesktop
2 28 (73.68%) vSphere
3 20 (52.63%) XenApp
4 17 (44.74%) VMware ESX
5 13 (34.21%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) SCOrch
2 3 (7.89%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (84.21%) VMware
3 31 (81.58%) EMC
4 28 (73.68%) AppSense
5 9 (23.68%) Cisco
6 6 (15.79%) Zend
7 5 (13.16%) SAP
7 5 (13.16%) Splunk
8 3 (7.89%) IBM
8 3 (7.89%) HP
8 3 (7.89%) NetApp
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) Websense
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam