Period
to 28 November 2021

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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 938 585 666
Rank change year-on-year -353 +81 +94
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 117 149 442
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 1.83% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 131 297
10th Percentile £36,925 £33,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,375 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.54% +4.90%
75th Percentile £62,563 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £71,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £43,748 £43,500
% change year-on-year +8.58% +0.57% -8.42%

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 16,484 8,143 20,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.88% 15.02% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,306 6,684 16,498
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NetScaler.

Salary trend for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NetScaler over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

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 28 November 2021. 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 -331 93 £55,000 +8.91% 53
UK excluding London -218 67 £47,500 +8.58% 42
London -279 37 £65,000 +8.33% 11
Work from Home -258 22 £53,750 -23.21% 11
North of England -93 21 £55,000 +57.14% 8
East of England -97 16 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire - 14 £55,000 - 1
Midlands -113 12 £45,000 +20.00% 12
East Midlands -59 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wales -47 7 £45,000 -
North West -101 6 £55,000 +57.14% 7
South East -170 4 £55,000 +13.40% 7
South West -69 3 £32,000 -11.72% 9
West Midlands -107 2 £51,500 +32.05% 10
Northern Ireland - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 - -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT jobs citing NetScaler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 76 (64.96%) Citrix
2 66 (56.41%) VMware
3 63 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 62 (52.99%) Windows
5 60 (51.28%) Azure
6 47 (40.17%) Cisco
7 46 (39.32%) Firewall
7 46 (39.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (38.46%) Windows Server
9 43 (36.75%) XenApp
10 42 (35.90%) Microsoft
11 38 (32.48%) XenDesktop
12 37 (31.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 36 (30.77%) ITIL
14 32 (27.35%) F5
15 31 (26.50%) WAN
16 27 (23.08%) vSphere
17 26 (22.22%) Project Delivery
18 25 (21.37%) Cisco Certification
19 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
20 20 (17.09%) Microsoft 365
20 20 (17.09%) LAN
20 20 (17.09%) CheckPoint
21 19 (16.24%) Patch Management
22 18 (15.38%) Social Skills
22 18 (15.38%) Linux
22 18 (15.38%) CCNA
23 17 (14.53%) DNS
23 17 (14.53%) SLA
23 17 (14.53%) LDAP

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 15 (12.82%) Apache
1 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 13 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 13 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.56%) IIS
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.71%) JBoss
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 60 (51.28%) Azure
2 20 (17.09%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (11.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (11.11%) OpenShift
5 12 (10.26%) AWS
5 12 (10.26%) IaaS
6 11 (9.40%) SaaS
7 9 (7.69%) PaaS
8 5 (4.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 3 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.71%) Apigee
10 2 (1.71%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (1.71%) Azure Storage
10 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.71%) Mimecast
10 2 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 46 (39.32%) Firewall
2 31 (26.50%) WAN
3 20 (17.09%) LAN
4 17 (14.53%) DNS
5 16 (13.68%) SAN
5 16 (13.68%) SD-WAN
6 15 (12.82%) VoIP
7 14 (11.97%) DHCP
8 13 (11.11%) VPN
8 13 (11.11%) Wireless
9 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
10 11 (9.40%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (7.69%) BGP
11 9 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (6.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (6.84%) NX-OS
12 8 (6.84%) OSPF
13 6 (5.13%) Cisco Firepower
13 6 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (5.13%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.71%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Fiddler
General
1 18 (15.38%) Social Skills
2 13 (11.11%) Advertising
3 12 (10.26%) Finance
4 10 (8.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.13%) Law
6 5 (4.27%) Banking
7 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.42%) Legal
8 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.56%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.71%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.71%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.85%) Marketing
10 1 (0.85%) Publishing
10 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (13.68%) Network Engineer
3 15 (12.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Architect
4 13 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Network Architect
8 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Service Desk Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Azure Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Citrix Architect
11 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) LDAP
2 13 (11.11%) JMS
3 11 (9.40%) OAuth
3 11 (9.40%) SAML
4 5 (4.27%) RESTful
5 4 (3.42%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.71%) Ajax
6 2 (1.71%) EJB
6 2 (1.71%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.71%) Java EE
6 2 (1.71%) JPA
6 2 (1.71%) jQuery
6 2 (1.71%) Spring
6 2 (1.71%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.71%) Vert.x
6 2 (1.71%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.98%) Replication
3 5 (4.27%) PKI
3 5 (4.27%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.42%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.71%) Clustering
6 2 (1.71%) DataPower
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.71%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.85%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 62 (52.99%) Windows
2 45 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 18 (15.38%) Linux
4 13 (11.11%) CentOS
4 13 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 9 (7.69%) Unix
6 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.56%) AIX
9 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (30.77%) ITIL
3 26 (22.22%) Project Delivery
4 19 (16.24%) Patch Management
5 17 (14.53%) Service Management
6 14 (11.97%) DevOps
6 14 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (11.97%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (11.11%) Antivirus Management
7 13 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.26%) Change Management
9 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (9.40%) Load Balancing
10 10 (8.55%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (8.55%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.84%) Business Continuity
11 8 (6.84%) Capacity Management
11 8 (6.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.98%) SQL
3 6 (5.13%) Python
4 5 (4.27%) Java
4 5 (4.27%) Perl
5 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.85%) C
7 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (21.37%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.38%) CCNA
3 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.97%) Security Cleared
4 13 (11.11%) RHCE
5 11 (9.40%) CCNP
5 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.69%) MCSE
7 7 (5.98%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (5.13%) JNCIA
9 5 (4.27%) CCA
10 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (2.56%) Degree
10 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.71%) MCITP
11 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.71%) PMP
11 2 (1.71%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.85%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.53%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) NIST
System Software
1 63 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 46 (39.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (36.75%) XenApp
4 38 (32.48%) XenDesktop
5 27 (23.08%) vSphere
6 13 (11.11%) Docker
7 9 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (3.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (3.42%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.85%) KVM
11 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) Puppet
2 15 (12.82%) Ansible
3 14 (11.97%) SCOM
4 13 (11.11%) Kubernetes
5 11 (9.40%) SCCM
6 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (5.13%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (5.13%) ZABBIX
7 5 (4.27%) Terraform
7 5 (4.27%) vCenter Server
8 4 (3.42%) FortiGate
9 3 (2.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (2.56%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.71%) Nessus
10 2 (1.71%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.85%) Nagios
11 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.85%) SafeCom
11 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 76 (64.96%) Citrix
2 66 (56.41%) VMware
3 47 (40.17%) Cisco
4 42 (35.90%) Microsoft
5 32 (27.35%) F5
6 20 (17.09%) CheckPoint
7 15 (12.82%) Red Hat
8 13 (11.11%) Palo Alto
9 12 (10.26%) CyberArk
10 11 (9.40%) HP
10 11 (9.40%) Veeam
11 10 (8.55%) Oracle
12 9 (7.69%) Aruba
13 8 (6.84%) Juniper
14 6 (5.13%) Fortinet
14 6 (5.13%) Ivanti
14 6 (5.13%) Meraki
14 6 (5.13%) Mitel
14 6 (5.13%) Nimble Storage
15 5 (4.27%) Riverbed