Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 566 553 724
Rank change year-on-year -13 +171 +121
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 139 658 494
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 2.97% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 142 312 381
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £68,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%

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 7,789 22,167 25,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.64% 15.68% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6,144 16,775 19,957
Median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Top 15 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 19 September 2020. 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 -27 125 £60,000 +15.94% 14
London +222 66 £70,000 +16.67% 1
UK excluding London -29 62 £45,000 - 15
Work from Home +69 23 £70,000 +5.66% 1
South East +208 22 £70,000 +22.81% 4
Midlands +132 15 £39,000 +4.00% 3
West Midlands +105 11 £40,000 +23.08% 2
North of England -79 10 £40,000 -23.81% 3
East of England +100 6 £46,250 +20.13% 3
North West +127 5 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Wales - 5 £45,000 - 2
South West +85 4 £50,000 +12.36%
East Midlands +85 4 £37,500 - 1
North East +24 4 - -
Yorkshire -82 1 £40,000 -33.33%

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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.

1 112 (80.58%) Citrix
2 101 (72.66%) Windows
3 98 (70.50%) Azure
4 94 (67.63%) VMware
5 92 (66.19%) Microsoft
6 82 (58.99%) Office 365
7 79 (56.83%) Windows Server
8 63 (45.32%) Firewall
9 61 (43.88%) Active Directory
9 61 (43.88%) XenApp
10 60 (43.17%) Cisco
11 56 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 51 (36.69%) DNS
12 51 (36.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 49 (35.25%) DHCP
13 49 (35.25%) XenDesktop
14 48 (34.53%) MS Exchange
15 45 (32.37%) Data Centre
16 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2012
16 43 (30.94%) vSphere
17 41 (29.50%) PowerShell
18 37 (26.62%) AWS
19 35 (25.18%) Hyper-V
19 35 (25.18%) WAN
19 35 (25.18%) SAN
20 33 (23.74%) Windows Server 2008
21 32 (23.02%) SCCM
22 30 (21.58%) HP
23 29 (20.86%) LAN
24 27 (19.42%) SQL Server

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 48 (34.53%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.19%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.60%) Apache
5 5 (3.60%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 98 (70.50%) Azure
2 82 (58.99%) Office 365
3 37 (26.62%) AWS
4 24 (17.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (9.35%) IaaS
6 6 (4.32%) Mimecast
7 5 (3.60%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.16%) SaaS
10 1 (0.72%) Akamai
10 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 63 (45.32%) Firewall
2 51 (36.69%) DNS
3 49 (35.25%) DHCP
4 35 (25.18%) SAN
4 35 (25.18%) WAN
5 29 (20.86%) LAN
6 23 (16.55%) VPN
7 18 (12.95%) TCP/IP
8 16 (11.51%) Skype
9 15 (10.79%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (10.79%) VLAN
10 14 (10.07%) VoIP
11 11 (7.91%) Internet
11 11 (7.91%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (6.47%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (6.47%) iSCSI
12 9 (6.47%) Network Security
13 6 (4.32%) IPsec
13 6 (4.32%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (4.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (5.04%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.60%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (12.95%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Legal
3 7 (5.04%) Banking
4 6 (4.32%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.60%) Advertising
5 5 (3.60%) Law
6 2 (1.44%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (33.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (23.02%) Citrix Engineer
3 23 (16.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (12.95%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Azure Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Support Engineer
6 15 (10.79%) Consultant
7 13 (9.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (9.35%) Architect
8 12 (8.63%) Analyst
8 12 (8.63%) Network Architect
9 11 (7.91%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.91%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (7.19%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (6.47%) Senior Citrix Engineer
12 8 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (5.76%) Office 365 Engineer
12 8 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) JMS
2 4 (2.88%) LDAP
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (32.37%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.79%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.91%) Clustering
3 11 (7.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (7.19%) Public Cloud
5 8 (5.76%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.76%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.88%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.88%) User Experience
6 4 (2.88%) Wiki
7 3 (2.16%) CMDB
7 3 (2.16%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.44%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.44%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (72.66%) Windows
2 79 (56.83%) Windows Server
3 43 (30.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (23.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (17.99%) Windows 10
5 25 (17.99%) Windows Server 2016
6 21 (15.11%) Linux
7 17 (12.23%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2019
9 11 (7.91%) Data ONTAP
10 10 (7.19%) Unix
11 8 (5.76%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.60%) CentOS
13 3 (2.16%) HPUX
13 3 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (2.16%) Solaris
14 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (17.27%) Migration
3 23 (16.55%) ITIL
4 21 (15.11%) Project Management
5 18 (12.95%) Change Management
6 15 (10.79%) DevOps
7 14 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (10.07%) Data Privacy
8 13 (9.35%) Business Continuity
8 13 (9.35%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.63%) Incident Management
9 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
9 12 (8.63%) Server Management
10 11 (7.91%) Project Delivery
11 10 (7.19%) Capacity Management
11 10 (7.19%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (7.19%) Patch Management
11 10 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (7.19%) Service Management
12 9 (6.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.50%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.63%) SQL
3 6 (4.32%) Python
4 4 (2.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (15.11%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.79%) MCSE
4 13 (9.35%) CCNA
5 12 (8.63%) MCSA
6 10 (7.19%) Degree
7 9 (6.47%) MCP
8 8 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (5.04%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (5.04%) MCT
10 6 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (3.60%) CCSA
11 5 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
11 5 (3.60%) RHCE
11 5 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.88%) CCA
12 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
13 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.44%) CCNP
15 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (43.88%) Active Directory
1 61 (43.88%) XenApp
2 56 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (35.25%) XenDesktop
4 43 (30.94%) vSphere
5 35 (25.18%) Hyper-V
6 16 (11.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 14 (10.07%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (7.19%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (5.04%) VMware NSX
10 5 (3.60%) Docker
11 4 (2.88%) DFS Replication
12 3 (2.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.16%) Firmware
13 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.72%) Varnish
13 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (23.02%) SCCM
2 27 (19.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (12.23%) Backup Exec
4 11 (7.91%) Puppet
4 11 (7.91%) SCOM
5 10 (7.19%) Ansible
6 8 (5.76%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (5.76%) vRealize
7 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (4.32%) vCenter Server
9 5 (3.60%) Kubernetes
9 5 (3.60%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (3.60%) Terraform
9 5 (3.60%) XenMobile
10 4 (2.88%) CASB
11 3 (2.16%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (80.58%) Citrix
2 94 (67.63%) VMware
3 92 (66.19%) Microsoft
4 60 (43.17%) Cisco
5 30 (21.58%) HP
6 23 (16.55%) F5
6 23 (16.55%) Juniper
6 23 (16.55%) Sophos
7 21 (15.11%) CheckPoint
7 21 (15.11%) NetApp
8 17 (12.23%) Meraki
9 16 (11.51%) Veeam
10 13 (9.35%) Dell
11 12 (8.63%) Palo Alto
12 11 (7.91%) Arista
12 11 (7.91%) CommVault
13 9 (6.47%) Mitel
14 8 (5.76%) MobileIron
14 8 (5.76%) Nokia
14 8 (5.76%) Zerto