Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 654 740 753
Rank change year-on-year +86 +13 +59
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 385 387 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.72% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 295 307 314
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,800 £32,950 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,250 £67,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £44,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year -5.03% -12.68% +20.59%

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 18,519 22,458 26,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.01% 15.02% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14,592 17,573 21,522
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
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 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Top 16 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 17 February 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 +73 344 £52,000 +1.96% 57
UK excluding London +40 176 £42,500 -5.03% 46
London +81 172 £57,500 - 13
North of England +30 46 £42,500 -1.16% 12
South East +40 45 £65,000 +23.81% 11
Midlands +40 29 £42,500 -0.47% 4
East of England +53 27 £43,000 +3.61% 8
South West +32 25 £42,500 +3.66% 9
North West +17 21 £55,000 +46.67% 3
Yorkshire +13 17 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Midlands - 17 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands +19 12 £60,000 +40.52% 2
North East +15 8 £27,500 -29.03% 5
Northern Ireland +10 2 - -
Scotland +24 1 - - 1
Wales -9 1 £65,000 +52.94% 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 311 (80.78%) Citrix
2 234 (60.78%) Windows
3 233 (60.52%) XenApp
4 213 (55.32%) Microsoft
5 208 (54.03%) Azure
6 201 (52.21%) VMware
7 187 (48.57%) Active Directory
8 166 (43.12%) Windows Server
9 165 (42.86%) XenDesktop
10 161 (41.82%) Office 365
10 161 (41.82%) Cisco
11 135 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 126 (32.73%) Firewall
13 120 (31.17%) Hyper-V
14 117 (30.39%) Data Centre
15 108 (28.05%) AWS
16 105 (27.27%) DHCP
17 104 (27.01%) WAN
17 104 (27.01%) DNS
18 92 (23.90%) SCCM
19 84 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
20 80 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
21 77 (20.00%) Windows 10
22 76 (19.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 72 (18.70%) Load Balancing
23 72 (18.70%) VPN
24 70 (18.18%) XenMobile
25 69 (17.92%) LAN
26 68 (17.66%) ITIL
27 65 (16.88%) vSphere

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 60 (15.58%) MS Exchange
1 60 (15.58%) SharePoint
2 40 (10.39%) Skype for Business
3 36 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.60%) Confluence
6 6 (1.56%) IIS
7 2 (0.52%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (6.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 208 (54.03%) Azure
2 161 (41.82%) Office 365
3 108 (28.05%) AWS
4 26 (6.75%) OneDrive
5 22 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (4.42%) Azure Stack
7 9 (2.34%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 6 (1.56%) Slack
9 3 (0.78%) IaaS
10 2 (0.52%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.26%) PaaS
11 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (32.73%) Firewall
2 105 (27.27%) DHCP
3 104 (27.01%) DNS
3 104 (27.01%) WAN
4 72 (18.70%) VPN
5 69 (17.92%) LAN
6 60 (15.58%) Network Security
7 57 (14.81%) Skype
8 56 (14.55%) SAN
9 53 (13.77%) TCP/IP
10 50 (12.99%) Wireless
11 41 (10.65%) VoIP
12 38 (9.87%) VSAN
13 37 (9.61%) MPLS
14 36 (9.35%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (7.27%) IPsec
16 26 (6.75%) SSL
17 25 (6.49%) Internet
18 21 (5.45%) BGP
18 21 (5.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (5.19%) JIRA
2 17 (4.42%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (2.34%) TestRail
4 9 (2.34%) Zephyr
5 8 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.56%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.04%) MSI
8 3 (0.78%) Bazaar
9 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (12.47%) Finance
2 40 (10.39%) Public Sector
3 28 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 27 (7.01%) Law
5 25 (6.49%) Banking
6 22 (5.71%) Retail
7 14 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.60%) Electronics
8 10 (2.60%) Legal
8 10 (2.60%) Marketing
9 8 (2.08%) Local Government
10 4 (1.04%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (22.86%) Consultant
2 69 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 56 (14.55%) Network Engineer
4 53 (13.77%) Citrix Consultant
5 47 (12.21%) Analyst
6 40 (10.39%) Citrix Engineer
7 36 (9.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 33 (8.57%) Architect
9 30 (7.79%) Technical Consultant
10 27 (7.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 18 (4.68%) Data Centre Consultant
11 18 (4.68%) Data Consultant
11 18 (4.68%) Support Engineer
12 16 (4.16%) Citrix Hypervisor Consultant
12 16 (4.16%) IT Engineer
13 14 (3.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 14 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
13 14 (3.64%) Security Engineer
13 14 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
14 13 (3.38%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.56%) SAML
1 6 (1.56%) XML
2 5 (1.30%) .NET
3 3 (0.78%) Web Services
4 2 (0.52%) JSON
4 2 (0.52%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.26%) LDAP
5 1 (0.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 117 (30.39%) Data Centre
2 31 (8.05%) Public Cloud
3 26 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 20 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.68%) Clustering
5 18 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (3.90%) Replication
7 14 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (2.60%) PKI
9 8 (2.08%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.82%) Reinsurance
11 6 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.56%) User Experience
12 5 (1.30%) CMDB
13 3 (0.78%) AS400
13 3 (0.78%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 234 (60.78%) Windows
2 166 (43.12%) Windows Server
3 80 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 50 (12.99%) Linux
6 49 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (9.87%) Unix
7 38 (9.87%) Windows 7
8 25 (6.49%) Mac OS
9 17 (4.42%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.56%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.78%) CentOS
12 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.52%) HPUX
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.52%) Solaris
12 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (19.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 72 (18.70%) Load Balancing
3 68 (17.66%) ITIL
4 42 (10.91%) Presales
4 42 (10.91%) Project Delivery
5 34 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (8.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (8.57%) Migration
6 33 (8.57%) SIEM
7 31 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (7.53%) Information Security
8 29 (7.53%) Project Management
9 26 (6.75%) Mentoring
10 25 (6.49%) Change Management
11 23 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
12 22 (5.71%) Security Management
12 22 (5.71%) Service Delivery
13 20 (5.19%) DevOps
13 20 (5.19%) Server Virtualisation
14 19 (4.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 64 (16.62%) PowerShell
2 47 (12.21%) SQL
3 28 (7.27%) Python
4 16 (4.16%) PHP
5 14 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.04%) VB
7 3 (0.78%) VBScript
8 2 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.26%) Java
9 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (13.25%) CCNA
4 47 (12.21%) Citrix Certification
5 44 (11.43%) CCNP
6 39 (10.13%) MCSA
7 30 (7.79%) Degree
8 28 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (6.49%) CCA
10 22 (5.71%) Security Cleared
11 20 (5.19%) MCSE
12 17 (4.42%) CCIE
13 14 (3.64%) SC Cleared
14 13 (3.38%) DV Cleared
14 13 (3.38%) MCP
15 11 (2.86%) CCDP
16 10 (2.60%) RHCE
17 5 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
17 5 (1.30%) ISTQB
17 5 (1.30%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.45%) SLA
2 14 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 14 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.82%) QA
4 5 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.04%) NIST
6 3 (0.78%) GDPR
7 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 233 (60.52%) XenApp
2 187 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 165 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 135 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 120 (31.17%) Hyper-V
6 65 (16.88%) vSphere
7 48 (12.47%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (10.91%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 39 (10.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 39 (10.13%) VMware NSX
10 19 (4.94%) Virtual Desktop
11 11 (2.86%) vCloud
12 9 (2.34%) BitLocker
12 9 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (1.56%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.56%) Xen
14 3 (0.78%) NFS
14 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 92 (23.90%) SCCM
2 70 (18.18%) XenMobile
3 49 (12.73%) SCOM
4 41 (10.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 18 (4.68%) SCOrch
5 18 (4.68%) vRealize
6 17 (4.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 17 (4.42%) WSUS
7 16 (4.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 12 (3.12%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (3.12%) SCVMM
8 12 (3.12%) vCenter Server
9 11 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
9 11 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (2.34%) FortiGate
11 8 (2.08%) Puppet
11 8 (2.08%) Terraform
12 7 (1.82%) Backup Exec
12 7 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 311 (80.78%) Citrix
2 213 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 201 (52.21%) VMware
4 161 (41.82%) Cisco
5 62 (16.10%) NetApp
6 47 (12.21%) F5
7 45 (11.69%) Ivanti
8 44 (11.43%) Palo Alto
9 38 (9.87%) Meraki
9 38 (9.87%) Veeam
10 35 (9.09%) Juniper
11 32 (8.31%) Dell
12 31 (8.05%) HP
13 29 (7.53%) CheckPoint
14 28 (7.27%) CommVault
14 28 (7.27%) EMC
14 28 (7.27%) Symantec
15 27 (7.01%) Zscaler
16 26 (6.75%) SolarWinds
17 18 (4.68%) Riverbed