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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 181 197 183
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 27 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 0.92% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £33,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
891 874 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.59% 16.04% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 724 754 666
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £57,500 £57,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Coventry - 17 £38,500 -
Birmingham +1 5 £62,500 +35.13%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire -5 1 £36,000 +7.46% 1
Walsall - 1 £28,000 -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (97.62%) Citrix
2 38 (90.48%) Windows
3 36 (85.71%) XenDesktop
4 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
5 25 (59.52%) XenApp
5 25 (59.52%) VMware
6 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (50.00%) NetApp
8 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (47.62%) Cisco
8 20 (47.62%) vSphere
9 19 (45.24%) HP
9 19 (45.24%) MCSE
10 17 (40.48%) Citrix Certification
11 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
11 16 (38.10%) IBM
11 16 (38.10%) Firewall
11 16 (38.10%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
12 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
12 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
12 15 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (33.33%) CCA
13 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (33.33%) AppDNA
14 13 (30.95%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (28.57%) SCCM
15 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.52%) Lync
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) Firewall
2 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 9 (21.43%) NAS
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) SAN
4 6 (14.29%) VLAN
4 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 5 (11.90%) MPLS
5 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
5 5 (11.90%) VPN
6 3 (7.14%) Wireless
6 3 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) IPsec
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
7 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.38%) L2TP
7 1 (2.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) AdminStudio
2 6 (14.29%) InstallShield
3 4 (9.52%) MSI
General
1 3 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) IT Support
3 9 (21.43%) Senior IT Support
4 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Packager
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Replication
1 5 (11.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.90%) Network Management
4 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 1 (2.38%) Change Control
8 1 (2.38%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) VBScript
2 7 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (45.24%) MCSE
3 17 (40.48%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (33.33%) CCA
6 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (26.19%) CCNA
7 8 (19.05%) CCEE
8 7 (16.67%) MCITP
9 6 (14.29%) NCDA
10 5 (11.90%) CCAA
10 5 (11.90%) MCTS
11 3 (7.14%) CCIA
11 3 (7.14%) CCEA
11 3 (7.14%) MCSA
12 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 25 (59.52%) XenApp
3 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (47.62%) vSphere
5 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 16 (38.10%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (30.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (23.81%) VMware ESX
8 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
9 2 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 14 (33.33%) AppDNA
3 12 (28.57%) SCCM
4 8 (19.05%) XenMobile
5 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Citrix
2 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) VMware
4 21 (50.00%) NetApp
5 20 (47.62%) Cisco
6 19 (45.24%) HP
7 16 (38.10%) IBM
8 10 (23.81%) EMC
9 9 (21.43%) Siemens
9 9 (21.43%) Mitel
10 6 (14.29%) Symantec
10 6 (14.29%) Kaspersky
11 3 (7.14%) AppSense
11 3 (7.14%) Remedy
12 1 (2.38%) AVG
12 1 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.38%) Veeam
12 1 (2.38%) Kaseya
12 1 (2.38%) Sophos