Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NetScaler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NetScaler over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 838 876
Rank change year-on-year +26 +38 -134
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 413 393 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 1.22% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 320 328 410
UK median annual salary £50,875 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +10.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,450 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,625 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -11.11%

NetScaler is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28197 32099 36357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.96% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22815 26256 30085
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 381 £52,500 +5.00% 16
UK excluding London +68 229 £50,000 +13.64% 13
London -5 173 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East of England +22 58 £67,500 +38.46% 3
South East +59 45 £45,000 -2.17% 8
North of England +11 45 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Midlands +54 44 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands +28 30 £50,000 +33.33%
North West -30 22 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire +33 21 £52,500 +14.13% 1
Wales +35 16 £40,000 -27.27%
South West +5 15 £55,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +41 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Scotland -19 4 £38,250 -1.92%
North East +3 2 £25,000 -44.75%
Northern Ireland -24 1 £26,500 -30.26%
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing NetScaler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 332 (80.39%) Citrix
2 262 (63.44%) Windows
3 218 (52.78%) VMware
4 217 (52.54%) Cisco
5 202 (48.91%) Microsoft
6 179 (43.34%) Windows Server
7 170 (41.16%) Active Directory
8 161 (38.98%) Firewall
9 149 (36.08%) XenApp
10 142 (34.38%) XenDesktop
11 127 (30.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 120 (29.06%) VPN
13 117 (28.33%) Data Centre
14 115 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 109 (26.39%) Palo Alto
16 102 (24.70%) Windows Server 2012
17 100 (24.21%) WAN
17 100 (24.21%) ITIL
17 100 (24.21%) Microsoft Azure
18 98 (23.73%) DNS
19 96 (23.24%) SAN
20 93 (22.52%) BGP
21 92 (22.28%) CheckPoint
22 91 (22.03%) Juniper
23 89 (21.55%) LAN
24 88 (21.31%) Cisco ASA
24 88 (21.31%) Office 365
25 87 (21.07%) Linux
25 87 (21.07%) Cisco Certification
26 86 (20.82%) Hyper-V

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 78 (18.89%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (7.26%) IIS
5 19 (4.60%) Skype for Business
6 14 (3.39%) Apache
7 13 (3.15%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.66%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.42%) Confluence
10 9 (2.18%) SAS
11 8 (1.94%) nginx
11 8 (1.94%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (24.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (21.31%) Office 365
3 51 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (3.87%) IaaS
6 15 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (3.15%) Akamai
7 13 (3.15%) SaaS
8 12 (2.91%) OneDrive
9 6 (1.45%) Mimecast
9 6 (1.45%) PaaS
10 4 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.73%) GitHub
12 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 161 (38.98%) Firewall
2 120 (29.06%) VPN
3 100 (24.21%) WAN
4 98 (23.73%) DNS
5 96 (23.24%) SAN
6 93 (22.52%) BGP
7 89 (21.55%) LAN
8 88 (21.31%) Cisco ASA
9 81 (19.61%) MPLS
9 81 (19.61%) OSPF
10 63 (15.25%) IPsec
11 57 (13.80%) Network Security
12 54 (13.08%) HTTP
13 51 (12.35%) DHCP
13 51 (12.35%) EIGRP
14 46 (11.14%) Cisco IOS
14 46 (11.14%) Cisco Nexus
15 41 (9.93%) TCP/IP
16 40 (9.69%) Wireshark
17 38 (9.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.48%) DB2
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.24%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.24%) Ingres
7 1 (0.24%) MySQL
7 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (6.54%) TeamCity
2 23 (5.57%) NuGet
3 20 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.42%) JIRA
6 5 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.97%) Ant
7 4 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.97%) Fiddler
7 4 (0.97%) IntelliJ
7 4 (0.97%) Maven
7 4 (0.97%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.97%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.24%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.24%) CA Flowdock
General
1 52 (12.59%) Finance
2 31 (7.51%) Banking
3 22 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 21 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.39%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) French Language
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Retail
8 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.24%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 114 (27.60%) Network Engineer
2 75 (18.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 53 (12.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 45 (10.90%) Citrix Engineer
4 45 (10.90%) Security Engineer
5 44 (10.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 36 (8.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 31 (7.51%) Network Security Engineer
8 28 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
9 26 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 25 (6.05%) Senior Security Engineer
11 24 (5.81%) Operations Engineer
12 23 (5.57%) Architect
13 22 (5.33%) Analyst
13 22 (5.33%) Support Engineer
14 21 (5.08%) Firewall Engineer
15 20 (4.84%) Consultant
15 20 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
16 17 (4.12%) Development Engineer
17 16 (3.87%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.93%) HTML
2 36 (8.72%) XML
3 34 (8.23%) 802.1X
4 14 (3.39%) XMPP
5 13 (3.15%) Web Services
6 6 (1.45%) .NET
6 6 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.97%) JSON
7 4 (0.97%) REST
7 4 (0.97%) SOAP
7 4 (0.97%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (0.73%) LAMP
9 2 (0.48%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.24%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 117 (28.33%) Data Centre
2 41 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.93%) Clustering
3 22 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.36%) Robotics
5 15 (3.63%) Hedge funds
6 11 (2.66%) DataPower
6 11 (2.66%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.66%) Thin Client
6 11 (2.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 10 (2.42%) Replication
8 9 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.18%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.69%) Equities
9 7 (1.69%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.69%) RSA SecurID
9 7 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 262 (63.44%) Windows
2 179 (43.34%) Windows Server
3 115 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (24.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (21.07%) Linux
6 32 (7.75%) Windows 10
7 26 (6.30%) Solaris
8 23 (5.57%) Unix
8 23 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (5.33%) CentOS
9 22 (5.33%) Windows 7
10 9 (2.18%) Debian
10 9 (2.18%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.69%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.97%) Android
13 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.97%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (24.21%) ITIL
2 62 (15.01%) Change Management
3 53 (12.83%) Load Balancing
4 50 (12.11%) DevOps
5 40 (9.69%) E-Commerce
6 38 (9.20%) Project Management
7 35 (8.47%) Service Delivery
8 34 (8.23%) Presales
9 33 (7.99%) Problem Management
10 31 (7.51%) Network Management
11 27 (6.54%) Service Management
12 23 (5.57%) Incident Management
12 23 (5.57%) SIEM
13 22 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (5.08%) Test Automation
15 20 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (4.84%) ITSM
15 20 (4.84%) Migration
15 20 (4.84%) SDLC
16 19 (4.60%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 78 (18.89%) PowerShell
2 51 (12.35%) SQL
3 39 (9.44%) Java
4 13 (3.15%) Perl
5 9 (2.18%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.18%) Python
6 5 (1.21%) C#
7 4 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.97%) Tcl
8 3 (0.73%) VB
9 2 (0.48%) C
9 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.48%) VBScript
10 1 (0.24%) AWK
10 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (21.07%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (16.95%) CCNP
3 62 (15.01%) Citrix Certification
3 62 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (11.62%) CCIE
5 47 (11.38%) Degree
6 42 (10.17%) CCA
7 40 (9.69%) MCSE
7 40 (9.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (5.81%) CCNA
8 24 (5.81%) MCSA
9 20 (4.84%) Security Cleared
10 18 (4.36%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.42%) CCEA
12 9 (2.18%) CCSP
13 8 (1.94%) CCDP
13 8 (1.94%) CISSP
13 8 (1.94%) ISEB
14 7 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.20%) SLA
2 14 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.15%) QA
4 6 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.73%) GDPR
6 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 170 (41.16%) Active Directory
2 149 (36.08%) XenApp
3 142 (34.38%) XenDesktop
4 127 (30.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 86 (20.82%) Hyper-V
6 76 (18.40%) VMware ESXi
7 55 (13.32%) XenServer
8 37 (8.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 31 (7.51%) vSphere
10 18 (4.36%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (4.12%) VMware NSX
12 10 (2.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (2.42%) vCloud
13 7 (1.69%) Xen
14 5 (1.21%) MetaFrame
15 4 (0.97%) KVM
16 3 (0.73%) DFS Replication
16 3 (0.73%) Docker
16 3 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
17 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 44 (10.65%) SCCM
2 36 (8.72%) Ansible
2 36 (8.72%) Puppet
3 27 (6.54%) SCOM
4 21 (5.08%) Cacti
5 19 (4.60%) Microsoft Clustering
6 18 (4.36%) NetBackup
7 17 (4.12%) Cisco CUCM
8 16 (3.87%) SolarWinds Orion
9 15 (3.63%) XenMobile
10 13 (3.15%) Backup Exec
10 13 (3.15%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (2.91%) Cisco Prime
11 12 (2.91%) Nagios
11 12 (2.91%) SCOrch
12 11 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
13 10 (2.42%) vCenter Server
14 9 (2.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 332 (80.39%) Citrix
2 218 (52.78%) VMware
3 217 (52.54%) Cisco
4 202 (48.91%) Microsoft
5 109 (26.39%) Palo Alto
6 92 (22.28%) CheckPoint
7 91 (22.03%) Juniper
8 81 (19.61%) F5
9 57 (13.80%) HP
10 50 (12.11%) IBM
11 44 (10.65%) Fortinet
12 40 (9.69%) SolarWinds
13 39 (9.44%) NetApp
14 36 (8.72%) Arista
15 32 (7.75%) Riverbed
16 31 (7.51%) Dell
16 31 (7.51%) McAfee
16 31 (7.51%) Symantec
17 27 (6.54%) Aruba
18 26 (6.30%) Oracle