Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 606 675 813
Rank change year-on-year +69 +138 -41
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 565 578 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 2.22% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 308 370 276
UK median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £66,625 £75,000 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.41% +28.89% +5.88%

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 22,435 25,999 27,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 15.14% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16,987 20,639 21,996
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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 +103 549 £52,000 -5.45% 9
UK excluding London +158 423 £45,000 -22.41% 7
North of England +231 267 £45,000 -22.41% 1
Yorkshire +187 245 £45,000 -22.41% 1
London +18 133 £60,000 +13.21% 2
South West +79 51 £47,000 -1.57%
South East -32 38 £55,000 - 3
East of England +24 35 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Midlands -7 21 £37,500 - 2
North West +46 19 £37,500 -8.54%
West Midlands -11 16 £32,500 -7.80% 2
East Midlands +33 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Isle of Man - 5 £45,000 -
Scotland +11 3 - -
North East - 3 £38,000 -
Northern Ireland -34 2 £40,000 -
Wales +15 1 £41,500 -7.26%

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 403 (71.33%) Cisco
2 354 (62.65%) Firewall
3 331 (58.58%) Cisco Certification
4 319 (56.46%) DNS
5 298 (52.74%) WAN
6 291 (51.50%) CCNP
7 284 (50.27%) Cisco ASA
8 278 (49.20%) VPN
9 271 (47.96%) MPLS
10 270 (47.79%) Linux
11 266 (47.08%) Unix
11 266 (47.08%) Python
12 262 (46.37%) Network Security
13 259 (45.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 258 (45.66%) Citrix
15 255 (45.13%) BGP
16 254 (44.96%) OSPF
17 249 (44.07%) CCNA
18 235 (41.59%) FortiGate
19 231 (40.88%) Fortinet
20 227 (40.18%) Service Delivery
21 223 (39.47%) IPsec
22 222 (39.29%) Perl
23 216 (38.23%) Bash Shell
24 215 (38.05%) XenApp
24 215 (38.05%) Change Control
25 214 (37.88%) Network Design
26 212 (37.52%) Network Management
27 210 (37.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
28 209 (36.99%) Management Information System

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 54 (9.56%) MS Exchange
2 45 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 25 (4.42%) IIS
4 22 (3.89%) Confluence
5 18 (3.19%) Apache
6 17 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.48%) Skype for Business
8 11 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.42%) nginx
9 8 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.24%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Temenos T24
2 5 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 120 (21.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (20.35%) Office 365
3 47 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (8.32%) OneDrive
4 35 (6.19%) Azure Stack
5 22 (3.89%) IaaS
6 15 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.42%) Slack
8 3 (0.53%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.53%) SaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Akamai
9 1 (0.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 354 (62.65%) Firewall
2 319 (56.46%) DNS
3 298 (52.74%) WAN
4 284 (50.27%) Cisco ASA
5 278 (49.20%) VPN
6 271 (47.96%) MPLS
7 262 (46.37%) Network Security
8 259 (45.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 255 (45.13%) BGP
10 254 (44.96%) OSPF
11 223 (39.47%) IPsec
12 204 (36.11%) ADSL
12 204 (36.11%) Broadband
12 204 (36.11%) RIP
12 204 (36.11%) SMTP
13 97 (17.17%) DHCP
14 70 (12.39%) TCP/IP
15 51 (9.03%) LAN
16 50 (8.85%) SAN
17 44 (7.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (1.42%) MySQL
3 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.35%) Redis
8 1 (0.18%) GIS
8 1 (0.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.13%) JIRA
2 29 (5.13%) TestRail
2 29 (5.13%) Zephyr
3 11 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 38 (6.73%) Finance
2 27 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.83%) Banking
4 6 (1.06%) Law
5 4 (0.71%) Military
6 3 (0.53%) Electronics
6 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.18%) Games
7 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 236 (41.77%) Network Engineer
2 141 (24.96%) Security Engineer
3 138 (24.42%) Network Security Engineer
4 136 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 64 (11.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 62 (10.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 60 (10.62%) Citrix Engineer
8 52 (9.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 48 (8.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 43 (7.61%) Developer
11 40 (7.08%) Product Developer
12 37 (6.55%) Switch Engineer
13 34 (6.02%) Senior Network Engineer
14 33 (5.84%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
15 31 (5.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 30 (5.31%) Support Engineer
17 23 (4.07%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
17 23 (4.07%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
18 22 (3.89%) Network Specialist
18 22 (3.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.83%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.77%) LAMP
2 10 (1.77%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (1.42%) Apache Flex
3 8 (1.42%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (1.42%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (1.42%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (0.71%) .NET
5 4 (0.71%) Apache NiFi
5 4 (0.71%) CGI
5 4 (0.71%) SailPoint
5 4 (0.71%) Spring
6 2 (0.35%) Ajax
7 1 (0.18%) HTML
7 1 (0.18%) Web Services
7 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 209 (36.99%) Management Information System
2 58 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (7.43%) Data Centre
4 29 (5.13%) Clustering
5 24 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (2.65%) Replication
7 13 (2.30%) e-Learning
8 12 (2.12%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (1.77%) Mobile Computing
10 8 (1.42%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.06%) BBC
12 6 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.71%) PKI
13 4 (0.71%) User Experience
14 3 (0.53%) CMDB
15 2 (0.35%) BYOD
15 2 (0.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
15 2 (0.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 270 (47.79%) Linux
2 266 (47.08%) Unix
3 174 (30.80%) Windows
4 105 (18.58%) Windows Server
5 71 (12.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (8.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 31 (5.49%) Mac OS
9 29 (5.13%) Windows 7
10 21 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.12%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.77%) CatOS
13 9 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.59%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.42%) AIX
14 8 (1.42%) VyOS
15 5 (0.88%) CentOS
15 5 (0.88%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (40.18%) Service Delivery
2 215 (38.05%) Change Control
3 214 (37.88%) Network Design
4 212 (37.52%) Network Management
5 204 (36.11%) Product Management
6 139 (24.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 117 (20.71%) ITIL
8 61 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (8.67%) Load Balancing
10 39 (6.90%) Project Management
11 37 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (6.55%) DevOps
12 36 (6.37%) CRM
13 33 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (5.66%) PRINCE2
15 27 (4.78%) Change Management
16 26 (4.60%) Presales
17 25 (4.42%) ITIL V3
18 24 (4.25%) Data Protection
18 24 (4.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 266 (47.08%) Python
2 222 (39.29%) Perl
3 216 (38.23%) Bash Shell
4 72 (12.74%) PowerShell
5 70 (12.39%) SQL
6 33 (5.84%) JavaScript
7 30 (5.31%) PHP
8 8 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.24%) VBScript
10 5 (0.88%) C
11 3 (0.53%) Java
11 3 (0.53%) VB
11 3 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 331 (58.58%) Cisco Certification
2 291 (51.50%) CCNP
3 249 (44.07%) CCNA
4 65 (11.50%) Citrix Certification
5 52 (9.20%) Security Cleared
6 42 (7.43%) CCIE
6 42 (7.43%) Degree
7 40 (7.08%) CCA
8 33 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (4.96%) DV Cleared
9 28 (4.96%) MCP
10 27 (4.78%) MCSE
11 22 (3.89%) CCIE Security
11 22 (3.89%) RHCE
12 19 (3.36%) MCSA
13 13 (2.30%) SC Cleared
14 11 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.77%) CISSP
16 9 (1.59%) CCDP
16 9 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (37.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 205 (36.28%) ISO 9001
3 29 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 11 (1.95%) GDPR
4 11 (1.95%) SLA
5 9 (1.59%) QA
6 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 215 (38.05%) XenApp
2 172 (30.44%) Active Directory
3 161 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 150 (26.55%) XenDesktop
5 134 (23.72%) Hyper-V
6 57 (10.09%) vSphere
7 55 (9.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 47 (8.32%) VMware ESXi
9 44 (7.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 17 (3.01%) Docker
10 17 (3.01%) NFS
11 11 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (1.59%) BitLocker
12 9 (1.59%) Firmware
13 8 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (1.42%) VMware NSX
14 7 (1.24%) Terminal Services
14 7 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.71%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 235 (41.59%) FortiGate
2 204 (36.11%) Nagios
3 81 (14.34%) SCCM
4 49 (8.67%) SCOM
5 47 (8.32%) XenMobile
6 41 (7.26%) SCOrch
7 40 (7.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 20 (3.54%) vCenter Server
9 19 (3.36%) Puppet
10 17 (3.01%) SCVMM
11 15 (2.65%) Backup Exec
12 14 (2.48%) Ansible
13 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Intune
14 11 (1.95%) WSUS
15 10 (1.77%) RANCID
16 9 (1.59%) NetBackup
16 9 (1.59%) SCDPM
16 9 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
17 8 (1.42%) HAProxy
17 8 (1.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 403 (71.33%) Cisco
2 258 (45.66%) Citrix
3 231 (40.88%) Fortinet
4 201 (35.58%) VMware
5 153 (27.08%) Microsoft
6 148 (26.19%) Palo Alto
7 88 (15.58%) CheckPoint
8 65 (11.50%) F5
8 65 (11.50%) Juniper
9 33 (5.84%) Splunk
10 30 (5.31%) Ivanti
10 30 (5.31%) Symantec
11 27 (4.78%) Meraki
12 25 (4.42%) NetApp
13 23 (4.07%) Veeam
14 22 (3.89%) Atlassian
15 20 (3.54%) Dell
15 20 (3.54%) EMC
16 19 (3.36%) HP
17 18 (3.19%) McAfee