The first table below looks at the demand for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 625 673 679
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +6
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 302 197 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 1.00% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 257 171 184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20438 19756 21051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.37% 18.15% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16418 15894 17380
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NetScaler within the UK.

NetScaler Salary Trend in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in the UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England +58 287 £45,000 - 39
London -14 142 £50,000 - 21
City of London +21 62 £45,000 -8.16% 8
South East -6 50 £47,500 +8.57% 4
Berkshire +34 35 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Yorkshire +3 35 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Reading +15 27 £50,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands +29 24 £39,250 -1.87% 2
Manchester +24 22 £33,500 -25.55% 4
North West +14 22 £33,500 -25.55% 4
West Yorkshire -28 19 £42,500 -10.52%
Coventry +15 15 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Leeds -21 15 £45,250 -2.16%
Sheffield -1 11 £45,000 -2.70% 3
South Yorkshire -2 11 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East of England -17 10 £35,000 -2.93% 2
Hampshire -2 9 £48,000 +9.71% 1
East Midlands -7 9 £45,000 -
Scotland -14 8 £40,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 8 £53,750 -
Edinburgh - 6 £40,000 -
Havant - 6 £49,250 -
Bradford +3 5 £35,000 -26.31%
Birmingham +2 5 £62,500 +56.25%
York 0 5 - -
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North Yorkshire -6 5 - - 1
South West -25 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Northampton - 5 £62,500 -
Bristol - 5 £42,500 -

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 523 (92.08%) Citrix
2 309 (54.40%) Microsoft
3 307 (54.05%) XenApp
4 301 (52.99%) Windows
5 293 (51.58%) VMware
6 246 (43.31%) XenDesktop
7 231 (40.67%) Cisco
8 216 (38.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 192 (33.80%) Firewall
10 190 (33.45%) Active Directory
11 153 (26.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 141 (24.82%) Citrix Certification
12 141 (24.82%) vSphere
13 139 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 139 (24.47%) Linux
14 116 (20.42%) SAN
15 114 (20.07%) MS Exchange
15 114 (20.07%) Hyper-V
16 113 (19.89%) XenServer
16 113 (19.89%) ITIL
17 107 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 104 (18.31%) Load Balancing
19 101 (17.78%) Finance
20 99 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
21 98 (17.25%) DNS
22 94 (16.55%) HP
23 93 (16.37%) Microsoft App-V
24 92 (16.20%) MS Excel
25 88 (15.49%) DHCP
26 87 (15.32%) SQL Server

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 114 (20.07%) MS Exchange
2 59 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (8.63%) Apache
4 37 (6.51%) IIS
4 37 (6.51%) SharePoint
5 34 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (5.63%) Tomcat
7 31 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 30 (5.28%) WebLogic
9 27 (4.75%) Lync
10 23 (4.05%) nginx
11 14 (2.46%) CMS
12 10 (1.76%) SAS
12 10 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.88%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.88%) Commerce Server
14 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 92 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.35%) SaaS
2 13 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (2.29%) Office 365
3 10 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 192 (33.80%) Firewall
2 116 (20.42%) SAN
3 98 (17.25%) DNS
4 88 (15.49%) DHCP
5 82 (14.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 77 (13.56%) TCP/IP
7 69 (12.15%) Cisco ASA
7 69 (12.15%) WAN
8 66 (11.62%) SSL
9 64 (11.27%) LAN
10 58 (10.21%) VPN
11 48 (8.45%) NAS
12 47 (8.27%) Network Security
13 33 (5.81%) VLAN
14 32 (5.63%) Cisco IOS
14 32 (5.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 30 (5.28%) Wireless
15 30 (5.28%) MPLS
16 28 (4.93%) IPsec
16 28 (4.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.39%) MySQL
3 29 (5.11%) DB2
4 27 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.06%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.18%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (3.35%) AdminStudio
2 16 (2.82%) InstallShield
3 13 (2.29%) MSI
3 13 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.35%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.18%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 101 (17.78%) Finance
2 12 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.58%) Law
4 7 (1.23%) Banking
5 6 (1.06%) Legal
6 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.53%) Retail
6 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.35%) Electronics
7 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.35%) Games
7 2 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.18%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.18%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 115 (20.25%) Consultant
2 69 (12.15%) Network Engineer
3 62 (10.92%) Citrix Engineer
4 52 (9.15%) Citrix Consultant
5 51 (8.98%) Support Engineer
6 41 (7.22%) Administrator
7 40 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
8 39 (6.87%) Analyst
9 38 (6.69%) Architect
10 35 (6.16%) Technical Consultant
11 29 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 26 (4.58%) Linux Administrator
13 24 (4.23%) Citrix Support
13 24 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (3.52%) Security Engineer
14 20 (3.52%) Senior Network Engineer
15 19 (3.35%) Security Consultant
16 18 (3.17%) Citrix Specialist
17 16 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
17 16 (2.82%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.81%) Application Packaging
2 11 (1.94%) XML
3 7 (1.23%) J2EE
4 6 (1.06%) .NET
5 5 (0.88%) .NET Framework
5 5 (0.88%) COM
6 1 (0.18%) REST
6 1 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.18%) AppFabric
6 1 (0.18%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.18%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.18%) SOAP
6 1 (0.18%) SAML
6 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.04%) Clustering
2 34 (5.99%) CLARiiON
3 29 (5.11%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.17%) Wiki
5 17 (2.99%) EqualLogic
6 12 (2.11%) Firmware
7 10 (1.76%) Thin Client
7 10 (1.76%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.58%) Social Media
8 9 (1.58%) Replication
9 8 (1.41%) CMDB
10 6 (1.06%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.06%) Statistics
11 5 (0.88%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.70%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.53%) PKI
14 2 (0.35%) DTV
14 2 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 301 (52.99%) Windows
2 153 (26.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 139 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 139 (24.47%) Linux
4 73 (12.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 67 (11.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (8.10%) Ubuntu
7 35 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 33 (5.81%) UNIX
9 30 (5.28%) CentOS
10 19 (3.35%) Windows XP
10 19 (3.35%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.23%) HPUX
11 7 (1.23%) Solaris
12 6 (1.06%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (19.89%) ITIL
2 104 (18.31%) Load Balancing
3 48 (8.45%) Problem Management
4 44 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 43 (7.57%) Capacity Planning
6 36 (6.34%) Change Control
7 31 (5.46%) Migration
8 23 (4.05%) Project Management
8 23 (4.05%) E-Commerce
8 23 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (4.05%) Statistical Analysis
9 22 (3.87%) Asset Management
10 21 (3.70%) Business Continuity
10 21 (3.70%) Network Management
11 19 (3.35%) Release Management
12 18 (3.17%) ITIL V3
12 18 (3.17%) Document Management
12 18 (3.17%) E-business
12 18 (3.17%) Service Delivery
12 18 (3.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (14.08%) PowerShell
2 44 (7.75%) SQL
3 36 (6.34%) VBScript
4 30 (5.28%) Python
4 30 (5.28%) Ruby
5 28 (4.93%) Bash Shell
6 26 (4.58%) Perl
7 19 (3.35%) VB
8 14 (2.46%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.35%) Java
10 1 (0.18%) C
10 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 141 (24.82%) Citrix Certification
2 107 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (14.96%) CCA
5 79 (13.91%) CCNA
6 78 (13.73%) MCSE
7 57 (10.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 46 (8.10%) CCEE
8 46 (8.10%) MCITP
9 45 (7.92%) CCIA
10 31 (5.46%) CCAA
11 30 (5.28%) CCNP
11 30 (5.28%) Degree
12 28 (4.93%) MCSA
13 25 (4.40%) VCAP
14 24 (4.23%) CCEA
14 24 (4.23%) MCP
15 16 (2.82%) Security Cleared
15 16 (2.82%) NCDA
16 14 (2.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.51%) SLA
2 7 (1.23%) QA
3 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) BS7799
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 307 (54.05%) XenApp
2 246 (43.31%) XenDesktop
3 216 (38.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 190 (33.45%) Active Directory
5 141 (24.82%) vSphere
6 114 (20.07%) Hyper-V
7 113 (19.89%) XenServer
8 93 (16.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 34 (5.99%) VMware ESX
9 34 (5.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 34 (5.99%) UAG
10 29 (5.11%) ProxySG
11 28 (4.93%) Xen
11 28 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
12 24 (4.23%) KVM
13 11 (1.94%) vCloud
14 6 (1.06%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.88%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 72 (12.68%) SCCM
2 67 (11.80%) XenMobile
3 34 (5.99%) EMC NetWorker
4 33 (5.81%) ZABBIX
5 32 (5.63%) Puppet
6 30 (5.28%) SCOM
7 29 (5.11%) AppDNA
8 23 (4.05%) Ansible
8 23 (4.05%) Salt
8 23 (4.05%) Nagios
8 23 (4.05%) CFEngine
8 23 (4.05%) Cacti
9 19 (3.35%) Backup Exec
10 12 (2.11%) SCVMM
11 10 (1.76%) WhatsUp Gold
12 7 (1.23%) WSUS
12 7 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.06%) WMI
14 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 523 (92.08%) Citrix
2 309 (54.40%) Microsoft
3 293 (51.58%) VMware
4 231 (40.67%) Cisco
5 94 (16.55%) HP
6 86 (15.14%) Juniper
7 75 (13.20%) CheckPoint
8 73 (12.85%) Red Hat
9 68 (11.97%) AppSense
10 60 (10.56%) EMC
11 59 (10.39%) Oracle
12 57 (10.04%) NetApp
13 54 (9.51%) F5
14 52 (9.15%) Blue Coat
15 40 (7.04%) Nokia
15 40 (7.04%) Dell
16 34 (5.99%) Infoblox
17 30 (5.28%) JBoss
18 26 (4.58%) IBM
19 25 (4.40%) Riverbed
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens + OT
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum + Strong Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirlingshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 58k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirlingshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago