Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 615 557 666
Rank change year-on-year -58 +109 +188
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 202 692 603
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 3.03% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 185 314 432
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -18.18% +15.79%

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 11,259 22,808 26,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.14% 15.64% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8,778 17,236 21,042
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% -2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NetScaler.

Salary trend for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NetScaler over the 6 months to 16 July 2020.

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 July 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 -65 186 £55,000 +4.76% 19
UK excluding London -118 96 £45,000 - 12
London +171 91 £62,500 +4.17% 7
South East +137 33 £60,000 +5.26% 3
Work from Home +81 30 £65,000 +23.81% 2
North of England -93 30 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Midlands +106 17 £42,500 +13.33% 3
North West +116 14 £50,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands +91 9 £42,500 +30.77% 3
East Midlands +72 8 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +51 8 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North East +31 8 £27,500 -30.30%
Yorkshire -115 8 £43,750 -18.60%
South West +49 7 £46,250 -1.60%
Scotland +86 1 £72,500 +64.77%

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 175 (86.63%) Citrix
2 147 (72.77%) Windows
3 128 (63.37%) VMware
4 127 (62.87%) Microsoft
5 125 (61.88%) Azure
6 120 (59.41%) XenApp
7 108 (53.47%) XenDesktop
8 106 (52.48%) Active Directory
9 97 (48.02%) Office 365
9 97 (48.02%) Windows Server
10 94 (46.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 84 (41.58%) Firewall
12 78 (38.61%) Cisco
13 72 (35.64%) Hyper-V
14 66 (32.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 62 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 62 (30.69%) DNS
16 56 (27.72%) DHCP
17 52 (25.74%) Data Centre
18 51 (25.25%) vSphere
19 50 (24.75%) PowerShell
20 49 (24.26%) AWS
20 49 (24.26%) Windows 10
21 47 (23.27%) WAN
21 47 (23.27%) SQL Server
22 43 (21.29%) SCCM
23 42 (20.79%) Windows Server 2016
24 41 (20.30%) Juniper
24 41 (20.30%) SAN
24 41 (20.30%) VPN

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 39 (19.31%) MS Exchange
2 28 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 28 (13.86%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.43%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.50%) nginx
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 125 (61.88%) Azure
2 97 (48.02%) Office 365
3 49 (24.26%) AWS
4 27 (13.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (4.46%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 8 (3.96%) Mimecast
7 7 (3.47%) IaaS
8 6 (2.97%) Slack
9 5 (2.48%) SaaS
10 2 (0.99%) Azure Stack
10 2 (0.99%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.50%) Akamai
11 1 (0.50%) Apigee
11 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.50%) Datadog
11 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Kong
11 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (41.58%) Firewall
2 62 (30.69%) DNS
3 56 (27.72%) DHCP
4 47 (23.27%) WAN
5 41 (20.30%) SAN
5 41 (20.30%) VPN
6 27 (13.37%) LAN
7 25 (12.38%) TCP/IP
8 20 (9.90%) Network Security
9 19 (9.41%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (9.41%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (8.91%) Internet
10 18 (8.91%) Skype
11 16 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (7.92%) VSAN
12 14 (6.93%) VoIP
12 14 (6.93%) WLAN
13 11 (5.45%) BGP
13 11 (5.45%) MPLS
13 11 (5.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (6.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospike
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.50%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Bitbucket
1 7 (3.47%) JIRA
1 7 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.49%) Bazaar
2 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.99%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.50%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.50%) MSI
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.50%) TestRail
General
1 36 (17.82%) Finance
2 10 (4.95%) Banking
3 7 (3.47%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.97%) Law
5 3 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.49%) Housing Association
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (27.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (21.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 43 (21.29%) Consultant
3 25 (12.38%) Citrix Consultant
4 22 (10.89%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (7.92%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (7.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (6.93%) Architect
6 14 (6.93%) Network Engineer
6 14 (6.93%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.44%) IT Engineer
8 12 (5.94%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.94%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.45%) Analyst
10 10 (4.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (4.46%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (4.46%) Network Architect
12 8 (3.96%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
13 7 (3.47%) Data Centre Consultant
13 7 (3.47%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.97%) SAML
2 3 (1.49%) .NET
2 3 (1.49%) Web Services
3 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.50%) HTML
3 1 (0.50%) Java EE
3 1 (0.50%) LDAP
3 1 (0.50%) REST
3 1 (0.50%) RESTful
3 1 (0.50%) Vert.x
3 1 (0.50%) WSH
3 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.74%) Data Centre
2 26 (12.87%) Management Information System
3 21 (10.40%) Clustering
4 15 (7.43%) Public Cloud
5 13 (6.44%) CMDB
6 12 (5.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (5.94%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (4.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (2.97%) Replication
8 6 (2.97%) User Experience
9 5 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.48%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.98%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.49%) Social Media
12 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 147 (72.77%) Windows
2 97 (48.02%) Windows Server
3 62 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (24.26%) Windows 10
5 42 (20.79%) Windows Server 2016
6 34 (16.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (14.85%) Windows 7
8 28 (13.86%) Linux
9 17 (8.42%) Unix
10 16 (7.92%) Windows 8
11 9 (4.46%) Windows Server 2019
12 8 (3.96%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.98%) HPUX
13 4 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.98%) Solaris
14 3 (1.49%) CentOS
15 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (17.33%) Migration
3 34 (16.83%) Project Management
4 29 (14.36%) Change Management
5 23 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (11.39%) ITIL
6 18 (8.91%) Load Balancing
7 17 (8.42%) DevOps
7 17 (8.42%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (8.42%) Project Delivery
8 16 (7.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 16 (7.92%) Presales
9 14 (6.93%) Information Security
9 14 (6.93%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (6.44%) Data Governance
10 13 (6.44%) Information Security Management
10 13 (6.44%) ISMS
10 13 (6.44%) Preventative Maintenance
10 13 (6.44%) Security Management
11 12 (5.94%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (24.75%) PowerShell
2 34 (16.83%) SQL
3 17 (8.42%) Python
4 7 (3.47%) VBScript
5 4 (1.98%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.50%) Go
6 1 (0.50%) Java
6 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) Perl
6 1 (0.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.86%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (9.90%) MCSE
4 18 (8.91%) MCSA
5 17 (8.42%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (7.43%) CCNA
7 11 (5.45%) Degree
7 11 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (4.46%) CCA
8 9 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.46%) MCP
9 8 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (3.96%) MCT
10 5 (2.48%) CCNP
11 2 (0.99%) CCIE
11 2 (0.99%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.50%) CCSP
12 1 (0.50%) PMP
12 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.44%) QA
2 8 (3.96%) SLA
3 7 (3.47%) GDPR
4 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 120 (59.41%) XenApp
2 108 (53.47%) XenDesktop
3 106 (52.48%) Active Directory
4 94 (46.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 72 (35.64%) Hyper-V
6 51 (25.25%) vSphere
7 37 (18.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 31 (15.35%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (7.92%) VMware NSX
10 15 (7.43%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (3.96%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (2.97%) vCloud
13 6 (2.97%) Xen
14 4 (1.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (1.49%) Firmware
16 2 (0.99%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
17 1 (0.50%) Docker
17 1 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 43 (21.29%) SCCM
2 30 (14.85%) XenMobile
3 23 (11.39%) Backup Exec
3 23 (11.39%) Microsoft Intune
4 18 (8.91%) SCOM
5 11 (5.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (4.95%) Puppet
7 9 (4.46%) vCenter Server
8 8 (3.96%) Terraform
8 8 (3.96%) vRealize
9 7 (3.47%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (3.47%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (2.97%) Grafana
10 6 (2.97%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (2.48%) SCVMM
12 4 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.99%) Ansible
13 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 2 (0.99%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 175 (86.63%) Citrix
2 128 (63.37%) VMware
3 127 (62.87%) Microsoft
4 78 (38.61%) Cisco
5 41 (20.30%) Juniper
6 34 (16.83%) Dell
6 34 (16.83%) HP
7 32 (15.84%) NetApp
8 31 (15.35%) Veeam
9 28 (13.86%) F5
10 27 (13.37%) Palo Alto
11 22 (10.89%) Ivanti
12 20 (9.90%) Sophos
13 18 (8.91%) CheckPoint
13 18 (8.91%) Zerto
14 17 (8.42%) CommVault
15 16 (7.92%) Meraki
15 16 (7.92%) Symantec
16 15 (7.43%) McAfee
17 13 (6.44%) EMC