The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 206 193 182
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 9 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.63% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 14
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,125 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,430 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
892 857 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.38% 17.27% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 787 681 726
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NetScaler
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

NetScaler Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NetScaler
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScaler across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

NetScaler Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

NetScaler
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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
Birmingham -8 7 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Worcestershire +14 1 £36,000 +7.46%
Coventry -13 1 £45,000 -10.00%
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 40 (100.00%) Citrix
2 36 (90.00%) XenDesktop
3 31 (77.50%) XenApp
3 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
4 28 (70.00%) VMware
4 28 (70.00%) Windows
4 28 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (65.00%) Citrix Certification
6 22 (55.00%) vSphere
7 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (52.50%) MCSE
8 20 (50.00%) XenMobile
9 19 (47.50%) CCA
9 19 (47.50%) NetApp
10 18 (45.00%) Cisco
10 18 (45.00%) IBM
10 18 (45.00%) CCEE
11 17 (42.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (40.00%) HP
12 16 (40.00%) EMC
13 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
15 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
16 11 (27.50%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
17 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
18 9 (22.50%) Firewall
18 9 (22.50%) Office 365

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) NAS
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
3 7 (17.50%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) L2TP
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
6 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) RavenDB
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) InstallShield
1 3 (7.50%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Consultant
2 14 (35.00%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) IT Support
3 7 (17.50%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.50%) Clustering
1 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.50%) CRM
3 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
4 4 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Kanban
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) BCP
6 1 (2.50%) MVC
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) VBScript
2 3 (7.50%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (52.50%) MCSE
3 19 (47.50%) CCA
4 18 (45.00%) CCEE
5 17 (42.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (20.00%) CCNA
6 8 (20.00%) CCIA
6 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.50%) MCITP
8 6 (15.00%) NCDA
9 5 (12.50%) VCAP
9 5 (12.50%) VTSP
9 5 (12.50%) MCTS
9 5 (12.50%) CCEA
9 5 (12.50%) VCP5
10 3 (7.50%) MCSA
11 2 (5.00%) CCAA
12 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (90.00%) XenDesktop
2 31 (77.50%) XenApp
3 28 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (55.00%) vSphere
5 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (27.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (20.00%) XenServer
7 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 7 (17.50%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) XenMobile
2 8 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 7 (17.50%) AppDNA
3 7 (17.50%) SCOrch
4 3 (7.50%) SCCM
5 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 28 (70.00%) VMware
4 19 (47.50%) NetApp
5 18 (45.00%) Cisco
5 18 (45.00%) IBM
6 16 (40.00%) HP
6 16 (40.00%) EMC
7 7 (17.50%) Siemens
7 7 (17.50%) Mitel
8 6 (15.00%) AppSense
9 1 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.50%) Kaseya
9 1 (2.50%) AVG
9 1 (2.50%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.50%) Stonesoft
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) Sophos
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