Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 721 812 847
Rank change year-on-year +91 +35 +48
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 441 402 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 1.43% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 336 314 348
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.49% +5.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,150 £34,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +11.39%

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 24,322 28,201 32,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.92% 15.62% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19,180 22,913 26,388
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,950 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 +77 409 £52,050 -0.86% 66
UK excluding London +52 253 £50,000 - 48
London +44 167 £60,000 +6.67% 20
North of England +70 86 £50,000 +5.26% 15
South East +66 84 £52,500 +16.67% 12
Yorkshire +65 56 £50,000 +16.96% 6
East of England +11 41 £41,500 -38.52% 10
North West +41 28 £40,000 -15.79% 9
South West +12 18 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Midlands -10 11 £55,000 +29.41% 6
West Midlands +16 9 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Wales -5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland 0 6 £50,000 +30.72% 2
North East -6 2 £38,750 +55.00%
East Midlands -7 2 £55,000 +57.14% 3

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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.

1 345 (78.23%) Citrix
2 242 (54.88%) VMware
3 230 (52.15%) Windows
4 221 (50.11%) XenApp
5 204 (46.26%) Microsoft
6 202 (45.80%) Cisco
7 192 (43.54%) Active Directory
8 177 (40.14%) XenDesktop
9 169 (38.32%) Firewall
10 158 (35.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 147 (33.33%) Windows Server
12 127 (28.80%) Microsoft Azure
13 119 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
14 111 (25.17%) VPN
14 111 (25.17%) WAN
15 104 (23.58%) Data Centre
16 103 (23.36%) Cisco Nexus
16 103 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 102 (23.13%) DNS
17 102 (23.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 100 (22.68%) Hyper-V
19 96 (21.77%) F5
20 93 (21.09%) CCNP
21 92 (20.86%) ITIL
22 91 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
23 89 (20.18%) Office 365
24 86 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
25 85 (19.27%) Network Security
26 84 (19.05%) PowerShell
27 83 (18.82%) DHCP

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 43 (9.75%) MS Exchange
2 31 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (6.58%) IIS
4 17 (3.85%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.95%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.59%) JBoss
8 6 (1.36%) Apache
9 4 (0.91%) nginx
9 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.68%) Confluence
10 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.45%) CMS
12 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 127 (28.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (20.18%) Office 365
3 59 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.54%) OneDrive
5 10 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.81%) Mimecast
7 7 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.13%) Akamai
8 5 (1.13%) IaaS
8 5 (1.13%) SaaS
9 4 (0.91%) Apigee
10 3 (0.68%) PaaS
11 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.45%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.23%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 169 (38.32%) Firewall
2 111 (25.17%) VPN
2 111 (25.17%) WAN
3 103 (23.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 102 (23.13%) DNS
5 85 (19.27%) Network Security
6 83 (18.82%) DHCP
7 80 (18.14%) BGP
8 77 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
8 77 (17.46%) OSPF
9 76 (17.23%) MPLS
10 73 (16.55%) LAN
11 71 (16.10%) SAN
12 59 (13.38%) Cisco IOS
13 47 (10.66%) VLAN
14 45 (10.20%) IPsec
15 43 (9.75%) Wi-Fi
15 43 (9.75%) Wireless
16 40 (9.07%) TCP/IP
17 39 (8.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.13%) Big Data
5 5 (1.13%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.91%) MySQL
7 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.23%) GIS
8 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.91%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.68%) JIRA
4 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.45%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.23%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.23%) JMeter
General
1 63 (14.29%) Finance
2 40 (9.07%) Banking
3 17 (3.85%) Retail
4 15 (3.40%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.04%) Advertising
7 8 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.13%) Legal
8 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.13%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.13%) Publishing
9 4 (0.91%) Automotive
10 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (20.41%) Network Engineer
2 88 (19.95%) Citrix Engineer
3 82 (18.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 42 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 41 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 34 (7.71%) Architect
7 32 (7.26%) Consultant
8 30 (6.80%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (6.80%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 27 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
10 26 (5.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 26 (5.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 25 (5.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 23 (5.22%) Analyst
13 22 (4.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (4.76%) Network Specialist
15 20 (4.54%) Network Security Specialist
15 20 (4.54%) Security Specialist
16 19 (4.31%) Security Engineer
17 17 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.81%) XMPP
3 7 (1.59%) .NET
4 6 (1.36%) LDAP
5 5 (1.13%) HTML
5 5 (1.13%) XML
5 5 (1.13%) X-Windows
6 4 (0.91%) CSS
6 4 (0.91%) REST
6 4 (0.91%) RESTful
6 4 (0.91%) SOAP
6 4 (0.91%) Web Services
7 3 (0.68%) COM
7 3 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.45%) LAMP
8 2 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.23%) OAuth
9 1 (0.23%) OpenID
9 1 (0.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 104 (23.58%) Data Centre
2 86 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.48%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (4.99%) Clustering
5 15 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.95%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.95%) Thin Client
8 11 (2.49%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.04%) BBC
9 9 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.81%) Replication
11 6 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 5 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (0.91%) DataPower
13 4 (0.91%) Digital Signage
13 4 (0.91%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 230 (52.15%) Windows
2 147 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 103 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 91 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (15.65%) Windows 10
6 53 (12.02%) Linux
7 34 (7.71%) Windows 7
8 21 (4.76%) Unix
9 18 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.81%) CentOS
11 7 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.59%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.36%) Debian
12 6 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.91%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.45%) Android
16 1 (0.23%) AIX
16 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (23.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 92 (20.86%) ITIL
3 79 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
4 73 (16.55%) Load Balancing
5 42 (9.52%) Project Management
6 34 (7.71%) Migration
7 31 (7.03%) Capacity Planning
7 31 (7.03%) Service Management
8 29 (6.58%) Service Delivery
9 27 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (6.12%) DevOps
10 26 (5.90%) Presales
11 25 (5.67%) ITIL V3
12 23 (5.22%) Customer Requirements
13 22 (4.99%) High Availability
14 21 (4.76%) Change Management
14 21 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (4.76%) Network Design
14 21 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (4.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 29 (6.58%) SQL
3 20 (4.54%) Python
4 11 (2.49%) Java
5 10 (2.27%) VBScript
6 7 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.36%) Perl
8 4 (0.91%) C
9 3 (0.68%) PHP
10 2 (0.45%) C#
10 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.45%) VB
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 119 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (21.09%) CCNP
3 71 (16.10%) Citrix Certification
4 64 (14.51%) CCIE
5 49 (11.11%) CCNA
6 43 (9.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 37 (8.39%) Degree
7 37 (8.39%) MCSE
8 30 (6.80%) CCA
9 29 (6.58%) Security Cleared
10 27 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (4.76%) SC Cleared
12 14 (3.17%) MCSA
13 12 (2.72%) CCDP
13 12 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (1.81%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.81%) MCITP
15 7 (1.59%) CCIE Security
16 6 (1.36%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.34%) SLA
2 15 (3.40%) GDPR
3 3 (0.68%) COBIT
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 221 (50.11%) XenApp
2 192 (43.54%) Active Directory
3 177 (40.14%) XenDesktop
4 158 (35.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 100 (22.68%) Hyper-V
6 80 (18.14%) VMware ESXi
7 61 (13.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 51 (11.56%) vSphere
9 44 (9.98%) XenServer
10 14 (3.17%) VMware NSX
11 12 (2.72%) Firmware
11 12 (2.72%) Virtual Desktop
11 12 (2.72%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (2.04%) Terminal Services
14 7 (1.59%) DFS Replication
15 6 (1.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (1.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 74 (16.78%) SCCM
2 47 (10.66%) SCOM
3 44 (9.98%) XenMobile
4 23 (5.22%) FortiGate
5 22 (4.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 20 (4.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 19 (4.31%) vCenter Server
8 17 (3.85%) SCOrch
9 16 (3.63%) Puppet
10 13 (2.95%) Backup Exec
11 12 (2.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 11 (2.49%) SCVMM
12 11 (2.49%) Terraform
13 10 (2.27%) Nagios
14 8 (1.81%) Cacti
14 8 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (1.81%) SCDPM
14 8 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
15 7 (1.59%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 345 (78.23%) Citrix
2 242 (54.88%) VMware
3 204 (46.26%) Microsoft
4 202 (45.80%) Cisco
5 96 (21.77%) F5
6 81 (18.37%) CheckPoint
7 68 (15.42%) Palo Alto
8 53 (12.02%) Juniper
9 44 (9.98%) HP
10 42 (9.52%) Ivanti
11 37 (8.39%) SolarWinds
12 29 (6.58%) Fortinet
13 26 (5.90%) Symantec
14 24 (5.44%) NetApp
15 21 (4.76%) McAfee
16 20 (4.54%) Altiris
17 18 (4.08%) Zscaler
18 17 (3.85%) EMC
19 16 (3.63%) Apple
19 16 (3.63%) Blue Coat