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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 209 186 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 9 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 3.00% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 6
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
870 899 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.75% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 779 729 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,937
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 28 August 2015. 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
Solihull - 6 £30,000 -
Birmingham +9 3 £35,000 -44.00%
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (82.14%) VMware
3 21 (75.00%) XenApp
4 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 20 (71.43%) Windows
5 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (50.00%) Firewall
7 11 (39.29%) VLAN
7 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
7 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (39.29%) Windows 2000
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
8 10 (35.71%) SLA
8 10 (35.71%) SAN
8 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (32.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (32.14%) Sophos
9 9 (32.14%) Symantec
9 9 (32.14%) AVG
9 9 (32.14%) Kaspersky
9 9 (32.14%) SonicWALL
10 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
11 6 (21.43%) HP
11 6 (21.43%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 6 (21.43%) Data Centre

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (17.86%) IIS
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (7.14%) NServiceBus
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Trello
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) VLAN
3 10 (35.71%) SAN
4 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 3 (10.71%) OSPF
7 3 (10.71%) VoIP
7 3 (10.71%) WAN
7 3 (10.71%) PABX
8 2 (7.14%) Network Security
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.14%) IPsec
8 2 (7.14%) HTTP
8 2 (7.14%) L2TP
9 1 (3.57%) LDAP
9 1 (3.57%) DHCP
9 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technician
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (7.14%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (39.29%) Windows 2000
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Network Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.29%) Web Development
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Kanban
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.57%) B2B
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Release Management
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNA
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) CCA
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) XenApp
2 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 4 (14.29%) vSphere
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (82.14%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Symantec
4 9 (32.14%) Sophos
4 9 (32.14%) SonicWALL
4 9 (32.14%) Kaspersky
4 9 (32.14%) AVG
5 6 (21.43%) HP
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
6 5 (17.86%) F5
7 4 (14.29%) IBM
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) NetApp
8 3 (10.71%) Brocade
9 2 (7.14%) Aruba
9 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
9 2 (7.14%) Juniper
9 2 (7.14%) BMC