Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 745 785 878
Rank change year-on-year +40 +93 -128
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 472 408 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 1.40% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 314 305 398
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,200 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -5.56%

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 26,449 29,054 35,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.18% 16.64% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21,351 23,598 29,053
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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 +12 417 £57,500 +15.00% 50
UK excluding London +96 269 £52,500 +23.53% 31
London -65 156 £57,000 +3.64% 20
East of England +54 92 £67,500 +68.75% 5
South East +50 73 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Midlands +23 48 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West Midlands +32 43 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North of England 0 38 £37,500 +4.17% 8
Yorkshire +36 25 £52,500 +16.67% 2
North West -40 13 £37,000 +6.47% 5
Wales - 7 £38,000 -
East Midlands +21 5 £41,250 +3.13% 2
Scotland -40 5 £38,250 -1.92% 1
South West -14 4 £50,000 +13.64% 1
Northern Ireland -18 1 £26,500 -19.70%
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 391 (82.84%) Citrix
2 309 (65.47%) VMware
3 271 (57.42%) Windows
4 234 (49.58%) Microsoft
5 227 (48.09%) Cisco
6 197 (41.74%) XenDesktop
7 195 (41.31%) XenApp
8 194 (41.10%) Windows Server
9 189 (40.04%) Data Centre
10 184 (38.98%) Firewall
11 178 (37.71%) Active Directory
12 149 (31.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 141 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 137 (29.03%) WAN
15 136 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
16 135 (28.60%) VMware ESXi
16 135 (28.60%) VPN
17 130 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
18 121 (25.64%) Hyper-V
19 117 (24.79%) LAN
20 109 (23.09%) CheckPoint
21 108 (22.88%) DNS
22 107 (22.67%) Office 365
23 104 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
24 103 (21.82%) Palo Alto
25 102 (21.61%) F5
26 100 (21.19%) ITIL
27 97 (20.55%) BGP
28 94 (19.92%) Linux
28 94 (19.92%) MPLS

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 58 (12.29%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (5.72%) IIS
4 22 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (4.24%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.81%) Confluence
7 15 (3.18%) Skype for Business
8 13 (2.75%) nginx
9 12 (2.54%) Apache
10 8 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.48%) SharePoint
12 6 (1.27%) SAS
13 4 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.85%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.21%) JBoss
14 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 71 (15.04%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.97%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 136 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (22.67%) Office 365
3 53 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (6.14%) Akamai
5 12 (2.54%) OneDrive
5 12 (2.54%) SaaS
6 9 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.91%) IaaS
6 9 (1.91%) Mimecast
6 9 (1.91%) PaaS
7 5 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) GitHub
10 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 184 (38.98%) Firewall
2 137 (29.03%) WAN
3 135 (28.60%) VPN
4 117 (24.79%) LAN
5 108 (22.88%) DNS
6 104 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
7 97 (20.55%) BGP
8 94 (19.92%) MPLS
9 91 (19.28%) OSPF
10 84 (17.80%) Network Security
11 80 (16.95%) SAN
12 74 (15.68%) Cisco IOS
13 72 (15.25%) DHCP
14 70 (14.83%) HTTP
15 65 (13.77%) TCP/IP
16 60 (12.71%) IPsec
17 52 (11.02%) Cisco Nexus
18 49 (10.38%) EIGRP
18 49 (10.38%) IGRP
19 45 (9.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.85%) Big Data
6 4 (0.85%) MySQL
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.21%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.21%) Ingres
9 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.72%) TeamCity
3 23 (4.87%) NuGet
4 18 (3.81%) JIRA
5 15 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.97%) Ant
6 14 (2.97%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.97%) Fiddler
6 14 (2.97%) IntelliJ
6 14 (2.97%) Maven
6 14 (2.97%) ReSharper
6 14 (2.97%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.12%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.85%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.21%) Hudson
10 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 63 (13.35%) Finance
2 17 (3.60%) Banking
3 14 (2.97%) Advertising
4 12 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.69%) Retail
6 7 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.85%) Law
7 4 (0.85%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) French Language
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (22.25%) Network Engineer
2 77 (16.31%) Architect
3 50 (10.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 48 (10.17%) Security Engineer
4 48 (10.17%) Technical Architect
5 46 (9.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (6.78%) Citrix Engineer
7 30 (6.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 30 (6.36%) Network Security Engineer
8 29 (6.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 29 (6.14%) Citrix Specialist
8 29 (6.14%) Senior Security Engineer
9 28 (5.93%) Firewall Engineer
10 27 (5.72%) Consultant
11 26 (5.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 23 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (4.66%) Cisco Engineer
14 21 (4.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 21 (4.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
15 20 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.35%) XML
2 60 (12.71%) HTML
3 29 (6.14%) Web Services
4 25 (5.30%) 802.1X
5 15 (3.18%) .NET
6 14 (2.97%) ActiveMQ
6 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (2.97%) JSON
6 14 (2.97%) REST
6 14 (2.97%) SOAP
6 14 (2.97%) TIBCO EMS
7 12 (2.54%) XMPP
8 10 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.85%) CSS
9 4 (0.85%) Flash
10 2 (0.42%) WSH
11 1 (0.21%) JDBC
11 1 (0.21%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 189 (40.04%) Data Centre
2 73 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.51%) Public Cloud
5 23 (4.87%) Clustering
6 13 (2.75%) Replication
7 10 (2.12%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.91%) Robotics
9 7 (1.48%) DataPower
9 7 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 6 (1.27%) User Experience
11 5 (1.06%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.06%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 271 (57.42%) Windows
2 194 (41.10%) Windows Server
3 141 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 130 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 94 (19.92%) Linux
6 69 (14.62%) Windows 10
7 34 (7.20%) CentOS
8 28 (5.93%) Windows 7
9 19 (4.03%) Unix
10 17 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (3.39%) Solaris
12 14 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (2.75%) Ubuntu
13 13 (2.75%) Windows 8
14 10 (2.12%) Debian
15 5 (1.06%) SUSE
16 4 (0.85%) AIX
16 4 (0.85%) HPUX
16 4 (0.85%) Kali Linux
17 3 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.19%) ITIL
2 90 (19.07%) Presales
3 71 (15.04%) Project Management
4 61 (12.92%) Customer Requirements
5 50 (10.59%) Business Development
5 50 (10.59%) Change Management
5 50 (10.59%) Line Management
6 49 (10.38%) DevOps
7 48 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 45 (9.53%) Service Delivery
9 44 (9.32%) Time Management
10 43 (9.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 43 (9.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 41 (8.69%) Load Balancing
12 40 (8.47%) Application Packaging
13 34 (7.20%) Network Management
14 30 (6.36%) Service Management
15 29 (6.14%) Software Engineering
16 28 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (19.07%) PowerShell
2 39 (8.26%) Java
3 27 (5.72%) Python
4 26 (5.51%) Perl
5 22 (4.66%) SQL
6 16 (3.39%) C#
7 14 (2.97%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.54%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.64%) AWK
9 3 (0.64%) VB
10 2 (0.42%) PHP
10 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.42%) VBScript
11 1 (0.21%) sed
11 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (19.49%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (17.80%) Degree
3 65 (13.77%) CCNP
4 62 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (11.44%) Citrix Certification
6 51 (10.81%) CCIE
7 47 (9.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 44 (9.32%) MCSE
9 38 (8.05%) CCA
10 36 (7.63%) CCNA
11 32 (6.78%) Security Cleared
12 31 (6.57%) SC Cleared
13 23 (4.87%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
15 18 (3.81%) MCSA
16 7 (1.48%) CCSP
16 7 (1.48%) RHCE
17 6 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (1.27%) MCITP
18 5 (1.06%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (13.14%) SLA
2 19 (4.03%) QA
3 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 197 (41.74%) XenDesktop
2 195 (41.31%) XenApp
3 178 (37.71%) Active Directory
4 149 (31.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 135 (28.60%) VMware ESXi
6 121 (25.64%) Hyper-V
7 82 (17.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 55 (11.65%) vSphere
9 49 (10.38%) XenServer
10 25 (5.30%) VMware NSX
11 10 (2.12%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
15 6 (1.27%) NFS
16 5 (1.06%) DFS Replication
16 5 (1.06%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.85%) vCloud
18 3 (0.64%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 51 (10.81%) Puppet
2 50 (10.59%) SCCM
3 43 (9.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 41 (8.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 40 (8.47%) SCOrch
6 38 (8.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 38 (8.05%) vCenter Server
7 28 (5.93%) SCOM
8 27 (5.72%) XenMobile
9 25 (5.30%) Ansible
10 22 (4.66%) Backup Exec
10 22 (4.66%) vMotion
11 19 (4.03%) Norton AntiVirus
12 18 (3.81%) SCVMM
13 17 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (3.60%) SolarWinds Orion
13 17 (3.60%) vRealize
14 16 (3.39%) Cacti
14 16 (3.39%) NetBackup
15 14 (2.97%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 391 (82.84%) Citrix
2 309 (65.47%) VMware
3 234 (49.58%) Microsoft
4 227 (48.09%) Cisco
5 109 (23.09%) CheckPoint
6 103 (21.82%) Palo Alto
7 102 (21.61%) F5
8 94 (19.92%) Juniper
9 63 (13.35%) SolarWinds
10 61 (12.92%) Fortinet
11 53 (11.23%) Arista
12 49 (10.38%) Blue Coat
13 46 (9.75%) Ivanti
14 44 (9.32%) NetApp
15 43 (9.11%) HP
16 32 (6.78%) McAfee
16 32 (6.78%) Symantec
17 28 (5.93%) Dell
18 26 (5.51%) Meraki
19 25 (5.30%) Apple