Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 641 765 805
Rank change year-on-year +124 +40 +66
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 464 439 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 1.82% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 295 336 322
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% -0.74% +1.75%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,125 £35,050
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.50% - +13.64%

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 20,814 24,185 28,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.40% 14.85% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16,194 19,064 22,781
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +104 442 £52,500 +0.96% 50
UK excluding London +101 292 £43,250 -13.50% 42
North of England +104 156 £55,000 +10.00% 12
London +70 145 £57,500 -4.17% 11
Yorkshire +91 143 £60,000 +20.00% 4
East of England +59 44 £40,500 -2.41% 2
South East -15 38 £55,000 +4.76% 9
South West +33 29 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Midlands +58 23 £37,000 -32.73% 9
West Midlands +24 12 £37,000 -37.02% 5
East Midlands +37 11 £36,500 -33.64% 4
North West +26 11 £50,000 +25.00% 6
North East +20 2 £40,708 +5.05% 2
Scotland +7 1 £44,000 -12.00% 3
Wales +2 1 £65,000 +48.57%

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 286 (61.64%) Cisco
2 265 (57.11%) Citrix
3 241 (51.94%) Firewall
4 237 (51.08%) DNS
5 212 (45.69%) Cisco Certification
6 208 (44.83%) WAN
7 198 (42.67%) Windows
8 195 (42.03%) VPN
8 195 (42.03%) XenApp
9 182 (39.22%) Network Security
9 182 (39.22%) Microsoft
10 178 (38.36%) Active Directory
11 177 (38.15%) Azure
12 175 (37.72%) CCNP
13 173 (37.28%) CCNA
13 173 (37.28%) Linux
14 166 (35.78%) Unix
15 165 (35.56%) MPLS
16 163 (35.13%) VMware
17 160 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
18 155 (33.41%) IPsec
19 150 (32.33%) Python
20 148 (31.90%) Office 365
21 147 (31.68%) Cisco Nexus
22 145 (31.25%) OSPF
22 145 (31.25%) BGP
22 145 (31.25%) Fortinet
23 141 (30.39%) Palo Alto
24 139 (29.96%) Management Information System
25 138 (29.74%) Network Management

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 70 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 62 (13.36%) SharePoint
3 51 (10.99%) Skype for Business
4 48 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.80%) Confluence
7 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.65%) IIS
8 1 (0.22%) Apache
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 177 (38.15%) Azure
2 148 (31.90%) Office 365
3 84 (18.10%) AWS
4 47 (10.13%) OneDrive
5 32 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 26 (5.60%) Azure Stack
7 10 (2.16%) IaaS
8 4 (0.86%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) PaaS
9 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 241 (51.94%) Firewall
2 237 (51.08%) DNS
3 208 (44.83%) WAN
4 195 (42.03%) VPN
5 182 (39.22%) Network Security
6 165 (35.56%) MPLS
7 160 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
8 155 (33.41%) IPsec
9 147 (31.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 145 (31.25%) BGP
10 145 (31.25%) OSPF
11 122 (26.29%) ADSL
11 122 (26.29%) Broadband
11 122 (26.29%) RIP
11 122 (26.29%) SMTP
12 116 (25.00%) DHCP
13 74 (15.95%) Skype
14 72 (15.52%) LAN
15 55 (11.85%) TCP/IP
16 50 (10.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.43%) MySQL
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (5.39%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.09%) JIRA
3 14 (3.02%) TestRail
3 14 (3.02%) Zephyr
4 12 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.29%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.65%) MSI
6 3 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 79 (17.03%) Telecoms
2 39 (8.41%) Public Sector
3 34 (7.33%) Finance
4 25 (5.39%) Banking
5 24 (5.17%) Law
6 18 (3.88%) Retail
7 16 (3.45%) Legal
8 14 (3.02%) Marketing
9 12 (2.59%) Electronics
9 12 (2.59%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.94%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 169 (36.42%) Network Engineer
2 109 (23.49%) Network Security Engineer
2 109 (23.49%) Security Engineer
3 91 (19.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 91 (19.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 85 (18.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 61 (13.15%) Analyst
6 60 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 52 (11.21%) Consultant
8 44 (9.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 32 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 29 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
10 29 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
11 25 (5.39%) Architect
12 18 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (3.88%) Support Engineer
13 15 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
14 13 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 12 (2.59%) Data Centre Consultant
15 12 (2.59%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.72%) XML
2 6 (1.29%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.65%) JSON
4 2 (0.43%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.22%) LDAP
5 1 (0.22%) RESTful
5 1 (0.22%) Spring
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 139 (29.96%) Management Information System
2 109 (23.49%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.39%) Public Cloud
4 23 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (3.66%) Clustering
7 13 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.29%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.29%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.08%) BBC
11 5 (1.08%) PKI
12 4 (0.86%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.86%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.65%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (0.65%) Replication
13 3 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 198 (42.67%) Windows
2 173 (37.28%) Linux
3 166 (35.78%) Unix
4 130 (28.02%) Windows Server
5 67 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (8.84%) Windows 10
8 26 (5.60%) Mac OS
9 16 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (3.23%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.29%) CatOS
12 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (29.74%) Network Management
2 134 (28.88%) Service Delivery
3 129 (27.80%) Network Design
4 123 (26.51%) Change Control
5 122 (26.29%) Product Management
6 93 (20.04%) ITIL
7 80 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 59 (12.72%) Load Balancing
9 35 (7.54%) Presales
10 34 (7.33%) SIEM
11 29 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (6.25%) Project Delivery
12 26 (5.60%) PRINCE2
13 25 (5.39%) CRM
13 25 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (5.17%) Project Management
15 22 (4.74%) High Availability
16 21 (4.53%) Change Management
17 19 (4.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 150 (32.33%) Python
2 123 (26.51%) Bash Shell
3 122 (26.29%) Perl
4 71 (15.30%) PowerShell
5 56 (12.07%) SQL
6 21 (4.53%) PHP
7 19 (4.09%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.08%) VB
9 2 (0.43%) VBA
9 2 (0.43%) VBScript
10 1 (0.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 212 (45.69%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (37.72%) CCNP
3 173 (37.28%) CCNA
4 44 (9.48%) Citrix Certification
5 42 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (7.54%) Security Cleared
7 31 (6.68%) MCSA
8 28 (6.03%) MCSE
9 22 (4.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (4.53%) CCA
10 21 (4.53%) CCIE
11 20 (4.31%) Degree
11 20 (4.31%) DV Cleared
11 20 (4.31%) MCP
12 18 (3.88%) SC Cleared
13 17 (3.66%) CCDP
14 13 (2.80%) RHCE
15 8 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.08%) ISTQB
17 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (28.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 125 (26.94%) ISO 9001
3 25 (5.39%) SLA
4 19 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (1.08%) QA
6 4 (0.86%) GDPR
7 3 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 195 (42.03%) XenApp
2 178 (38.36%) Active Directory
3 121 (26.08%) XenDesktop
4 114 (24.57%) Hyper-V
5 83 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 47 (10.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 36 (7.76%) vSphere
8 28 (6.03%) VMware NSX
9 27 (5.82%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (4.09%) Virtual Desktop
11 17 (3.66%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 10 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (1.94%) Terminal Services
14 8 (1.72%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.86%) vCloud
16 3 (0.65%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.43%) NFS
18 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
18 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 135 (29.09%) FortiGate
2 122 (26.29%) Nagios
3 99 (21.34%) SCCM
4 57 (12.28%) SCOM
5 41 (8.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 37 (7.97%) XenMobile
7 31 (6.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 26 (5.60%) SCOrch
9 25 (5.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 16 (3.45%) SCVMM
11 13 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
12 12 (2.59%) SolarWinds Orion
12 12 (2.59%) vRealize
13 11 (2.37%) WSUS
14 7 (1.51%) RANCID
15 6 (1.29%) SCSM
15 6 (1.29%) vCenter Server
16 5 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
16 5 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
16 5 (1.08%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 286 (61.64%) Cisco
2 265 (57.11%) Citrix
3 182 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 163 (35.13%) VMware
5 145 (31.25%) Fortinet
6 141 (30.39%) Palo Alto
7 54 (11.64%) Ivanti
8 47 (10.13%) Meraki
9 44 (9.48%) F5
10 42 (9.05%) NetApp
11 40 (8.62%) CommVault
12 36 (7.76%) Symantec
13 34 (7.33%) CheckPoint
14 31 (6.68%) Zscaler
15 30 (6.47%) Juniper
16 26 (5.60%) SolarWinds
17 25 (5.39%) HP
18 24 (5.17%) Splunk
19 18 (3.88%) EMC
20 16 (3.45%) Sophos