Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 557 704 845
Rank change year-on-year +147 +141 -65
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 655 493 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.97% 1.99% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 295 359 303
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £36,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +9.83%

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 22,083 24,834 27,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.68% 14.99% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16,703 19,731 22,696
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 2019. 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 +172 641 £50,000 -4.76% 44
UK excluding London +252 534 £45,000 -10.00% 35
North of England +210 361 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Yorkshire +178 348 £60,000 +20.00% 4
London -9 101 £57,500 -4.17% 15
South West +54 60 £44,500 +27.14% 4
East of England +70 43 £38,500 -9.41% 5
South East -8 42 £57,000 +3.64% 6
Midlands +28 26 £37,500 -6.25% 8
East Midlands +34 13 £37,500 -31.82% 3
West Midlands +30 13 £32,500 -18.75% 5
North West +14 8 £46,250 -7.50% 1
North East +20 5 £40,500 +24.62% 1
Scotland +14 1 £44,000 +39.68% 1
Northern Ireland -16 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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.

1 490 (74.81%) Cisco
2 444 (67.79%) DNS
3 432 (65.95%) Firewall
4 422 (64.43%) Cisco Certification
5 380 (58.02%) Unix
6 379 (57.86%) Linux
7 377 (57.56%) WAN
8 375 (57.25%) Python
9 372 (56.79%) CCNP
10 368 (56.18%) VPN
11 366 (55.88%) CCNA
12 361 (55.11%) Cisco ASA
13 350 (53.44%) Network Security
14 348 (53.13%) MPLS
14 348 (53.13%) OSPF
14 348 (53.13%) BGP
15 345 (52.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 344 (52.52%) Fortinet
17 339 (51.76%) FortiGate
18 332 (50.69%) IPsec
19 330 (50.38%) Service Delivery
20 323 (49.31%) Network Management
21 322 (49.16%) Network Design
22 320 (48.85%) Management Information System
23 317 (48.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 317 (48.40%) Change Control
24 314 (47.94%) ISO 9001
25 312 (47.63%) ADSL
25 312 (47.63%) Broadband
25 312 (47.63%) SMTP

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 71 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 70 (10.69%) MS Exchange
3 37 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (4.58%) Confluence
5 29 (4.43%) Skype for Business
6 28 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 152 (23.21%) Azure
2 151 (23.05%) Office 365
3 67 (10.23%) OneDrive
4 52 (7.94%) Azure Stack
5 33 (5.04%) AWS
6 31 (4.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 20 (3.05%) IaaS
8 5 (0.76%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.31%) SaaS
10 1 (0.15%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 444 (67.79%) DNS
2 432 (65.95%) Firewall
3 377 (57.56%) WAN
4 368 (56.18%) VPN
5 361 (55.11%) Cisco ASA
6 350 (53.44%) Network Security
7 348 (53.13%) BGP
7 348 (53.13%) MPLS
7 348 (53.13%) OSPF
8 345 (52.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 332 (50.69%) IPsec
10 312 (47.63%) ADSL
10 312 (47.63%) Broadband
10 312 (47.63%) RIP
10 312 (47.63%) SMTP
11 125 (19.08%) DHCP
12 79 (12.06%) TCP/IP
13 74 (11.30%) Skype
14 56 (8.55%) LAN
15 43 (6.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (12.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 51 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 45 (6.87%) JIRA
3 42 (6.41%) TestRail
3 42 (6.41%) Zephyr
4 8 (1.22%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (1.07%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 98 (14.96%) Telecoms
2 33 (5.04%) Finance
3 31 (4.73%) Public Sector
4 13 (1.98%) Banking
4 13 (1.98%) Marketing
5 11 (1.68%) Electronics
5 11 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.53%) Legal
7 7 (1.07%) Retail
8 6 (0.92%) Law
9 2 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 328 (50.08%) Network Engineer
2 215 (32.82%) Network Security Engineer
2 215 (32.82%) Security Engineer
3 147 (22.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 147 (22.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 135 (20.61%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 116 (17.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 49 (7.48%) Citrix Engineer
7 43 (6.56%) Switch Engineer
8 38 (5.80%) Analyst
9 36 (5.50%) Developer
9 36 (5.50%) Product Developer
10 31 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 29 (4.43%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 25 (3.82%) Consultant
12 25 (3.82%) Firewall Engineer
13 24 (3.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (3.21%) Architect
14 21 (3.21%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.60%) 802.1X
2 6 (0.92%) Apache Flex
3 5 (0.76%) Spring
4 4 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.61%) XML
5 3 (0.46%) JSON
6 1 (0.15%) HTML
6 1 (0.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 320 (48.85%) Management Information System
2 69 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 30 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (2.60%) Clustering
6 15 (2.29%) Public Cloud
7 13 (1.98%) e-Learning
8 11 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (1.68%) Mobile Computing
9 10 (1.53%) BBC
9 10 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.37%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.07%) User Experience
12 5 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.76%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.76%) PKI
12 5 (0.76%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.31%) AS400
13 2 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 380 (58.02%) Unix
2 379 (57.86%) Linux
3 202 (30.84%) Windows
4 113 (17.25%) Windows Server
5 76 (11.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (7.79%) Mac OS
7 49 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (3.82%) Windows 10
10 16 (2.44%) CatOS
11 10 (1.53%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.92%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (50.38%) Service Delivery
2 323 (49.31%) Network Management
3 322 (49.16%) Network Design
4 317 (48.40%) Change Control
5 312 (47.63%) Product Management
6 137 (20.92%) ITIL
7 134 (20.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 51 (7.79%) CRM
9 47 (7.18%) Load Balancing
10 41 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (6.26%) PRINCE2
11 36 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (4.73%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (4.58%) DevOps
13 30 (4.58%) Kanban
13 30 (4.58%) MODAF
13 30 (4.58%) Scrum
14 29 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 27 (4.12%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 375 (57.25%) Python
2 312 (47.63%) Bash Shell
2 312 (47.63%) Perl
3 91 (13.89%) SQL
4 88 (13.44%) PowerShell
5 46 (7.02%) PHP
6 45 (6.87%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.61%) C
7 4 (0.61%) VB
8 3 (0.46%) Java
9 2 (0.31%) VBA
9 2 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 422 (64.43%) Cisco Certification
2 372 (56.79%) CCNP
3 366 (55.88%) CCNA
4 65 (9.92%) Citrix Certification
5 57 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 42 (6.41%) MCP
7 40 (6.11%) CCA
8 39 (5.95%) DV Cleared
9 38 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (5.65%) Degree
11 33 (5.04%) MCSE
12 30 (4.58%) RHCE
13 28 (4.27%) MCSA
14 17 (2.60%) CCIE
15 15 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (2.14%) CCDP
16 14 (2.14%) SC Cleared
17 12 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 5 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 5 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (48.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 314 (47.94%) ISO 9001
3 45 (6.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 14 (2.14%) SLA
5 11 (1.68%) GDPR
6 5 (0.76%) QA
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 221 (33.74%) XenApp
2 196 (29.92%) Active Directory
3 150 (22.90%) XenDesktop
4 145 (22.14%) Hyper-V
5 125 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 65 (9.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 39 (5.95%) vSphere
8 27 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (3.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 16 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
11 15 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (1.83%) BitLocker
12 12 (1.83%) VMware NSX
13 9 (1.37%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.76%) Docker
14 5 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.46%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.46%) Firmware
15 3 (0.46%) NFS
15 3 (0.46%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 339 (51.76%) FortiGate
2 312 (47.63%) Nagios
3 111 (16.95%) SCCM
4 74 (11.30%) SCOM
5 58 (8.85%) SCOrch
6 54 (8.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 30 (4.58%) XenMobile
8 20 (3.05%) Microsoft Intune
9 19 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 16 (2.44%) RANCID
10 16 (2.44%) SCVMM
11 11 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
11 11 (1.68%) vCenter Server
12 9 (1.37%) Backup Exec
12 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (1.07%) Puppet
15 6 (0.92%) SCSM
16 5 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
16 5 (0.76%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 490 (74.81%) Cisco
2 344 (52.52%) Fortinet
3 280 (42.75%) Citrix
4 263 (40.15%) Palo Alto
5 179 (27.33%) VMware
6 157 (23.97%) Microsoft
7 56 (8.55%) CheckPoint
8 50 (7.63%) Splunk
9 44 (6.72%) F5
10 42 (6.41%) Ivanti
11 41 (6.26%) Meraki
12 33 (5.04%) Juniper
13 32 (4.89%) Symantec
14 29 (4.43%) NetApp
15 28 (4.27%) Atlassian
15 28 (4.27%) CommVault
16 22 (3.36%) HP
16 22 (3.36%) Zscaler
17 17 (2.60%) Huawei
17 17 (2.60%) Veeam