Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 562 650 738
Rank change year-on-year +88 +88 +94
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 147 452 435
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 2.19% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 151 310 352
Median annual salary £52,500 £54,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +8.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £34,267 £34,650 £34,550
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,500 £73,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% -5.00%

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 8,190 20,626 23,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.98% 15.39% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6,598 16,037 18,893
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £80,575 £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 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Top 13 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 24 November 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 +81 134 £55,000 +4.76% 20
London +156 73 £70,000 +16.67% 5
UK excluding London +78 66 £45,000 +3.45% 15
Work from Home -10 27 £70,000 +7.69% 5
South East +173 26 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Midlands +105 17 £37,500 +5.63% 4
West Midlands +77 13 £39,000 +7.59% 3
East of England +96 8 £40,000 -1.23% 6
Wales +58 8 £45,000 -30.77%
South West +81 5 £36,250 -14.71%
East Midlands +73 4 £37,500 +5.63% 1
North West +109 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
North of England +4 2 £35,000 -36.36% 2

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 122 (82.99%) Citrix
2 113 (76.87%) VMware
3 110 (74.83%) Windows
4 97 (65.99%) Azure
5 90 (61.22%) Office 365
5 90 (61.22%) Windows Server
6 88 (59.86%) Microsoft
7 70 (47.62%) Cisco
8 69 (46.94%) XenApp
9 60 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (40.82%) DNS
10 59 (40.14%) Firewall
10 59 (40.14%) XenDesktop
11 58 (39.46%) DHCP
12 57 (38.78%) Active Directory
13 54 (36.73%) MS Exchange
14 51 (34.69%) PowerShell
15 48 (32.65%) vSphere
16 46 (31.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
18 34 (23.13%) SAN
19 33 (22.45%) SCCM
19 33 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (21.09%) Hyper-V
20 31 (21.09%) Data Centre
21 30 (20.41%) WAN
21 30 (20.41%) Sophos
22 29 (19.73%) HP
23 28 (19.05%) ITIL
24 26 (17.69%) LAN

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 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.20%) SharePoint
4 13 (8.84%) Skype for Business
5 8 (5.44%) Apache
5 8 (5.44%) Apache Spark
5 8 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.36%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 97 (65.99%) Azure
2 90 (61.22%) Office 365
3 25 (17.01%) AWS
4 19 (12.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (12.93%) IaaS
5 8 (5.44%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.40%) Mimecast
8 4 (2.72%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.36%) SaaS
10 1 (0.68%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.68%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.68%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 60 (40.82%) DNS
2 59 (40.14%) Firewall
3 58 (39.46%) DHCP
4 34 (23.13%) SAN
5 30 (20.41%) WAN
6 26 (17.69%) LAN
7 22 (14.97%) TCP/IP
8 19 (12.93%) Skype
9 16 (10.88%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (10.88%) VoIP
9 16 (10.88%) VPN
10 14 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (8.16%) VLAN
12 11 (7.48%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (6.80%) SSL
14 9 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (6.12%) iSCSI
14 9 (6.12%) Unified Communications
15 7 (4.76%) DMZ
16 6 (4.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.44%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (8.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.40%) Bitbucket
2 5 (3.40%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (15.65%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Legal
3 8 (5.44%) Advertising
4 7 (4.76%) Banking
4 7 (4.76%) Law
5 3 (2.04%) Billing
5 3 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (29.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (27.21%) Citrix Engineer
3 28 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 24 (16.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (12.24%) Citrix Support
6 17 (11.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (11.56%) Azure Engineer
7 16 (10.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (10.88%) IT Engineer
8 14 (9.52%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (8.84%) Analyst
9 13 (8.84%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) IT Support
10 12 (8.16%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (6.80%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 10 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Architect
12 9 (6.12%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.44%) JMS
2 4 (2.72%) LDAP
3 2 (1.36%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.09%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.44%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.08%) Clustering
5 6 (4.08%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.08%) Smartphone
5 6 (4.08%) User Experience
5 6 (4.08%) Wiki
6 5 (3.40%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.40%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.04%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.04%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.68%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 110 (74.83%) Windows
2 90 (61.22%) Windows Server
3 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (15.65%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (10.88%) Windows 10
6 16 (10.88%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (8.84%) Data ONTAP
7 13 (8.84%) Linux
8 12 (8.16%) Windows 7
9 8 (5.44%) CentOS
10 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.04%) HPUX
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.04%) Solaris
11 3 (2.04%) Unix
11 3 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (19.05%) ITIL
3 20 (13.61%) DevOps
3 20 (13.61%) Project Management
4 19 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (10.88%) Business Continuity
5 16 (10.88%) Patch Management
6 15 (10.20%) Data Privacy
6 15 (10.20%) Migration
6 15 (10.20%) Project Delivery
6 15 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 14 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 11 (7.48%) Service Management
9 10 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (6.12%) Change Management
10 9 (6.12%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (6.12%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.69%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (1.36%) VB
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (8.16%) CCNA
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.12%) Degree
4 8 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.44%) MCSE
4 8 (5.44%) RHCE
5 6 (4.08%) CCSA
5 6 (4.08%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (4.08%) MCSA
6 5 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (3.40%) MCP
7 4 (2.72%) MCT
7 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.36%) CCNP
10 1 (0.68%) CCDP
10 1 (0.68%) CCIE
10 1 (0.68%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (46.94%) XenApp
2 60 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (40.14%) XenDesktop
4 57 (38.78%) Active Directory
5 48 (32.65%) vSphere
6 31 (21.09%) Hyper-V
7 15 (10.20%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (6.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 8 (5.44%) Docker
10 6 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (2.72%) DFS Replication
12 3 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.68%) Firmware
13 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (22.45%) SCCM
2 26 (17.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (8.84%) Ansible
3 13 (8.84%) Puppet
4 10 (6.80%) Backup Exec
4 10 (6.80%) XenMobile
5 8 (5.44%) HP Data Protector
5 8 (5.44%) Kubernetes
6 7 (4.76%) vCenter Server
7 6 (4.08%) CASB
7 6 (4.08%) FortiGate
8 5 (3.40%) Terraform
9 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (2.04%) AirWatch
10 3 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (2.04%) SCOM
11 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.36%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 122 (82.99%) Citrix
2 113 (76.87%) VMware
3 88 (59.86%) Microsoft
4 70 (47.62%) Cisco
5 30 (20.41%) Sophos
6 29 (19.73%) HP
7 24 (16.33%) CheckPoint
8 23 (15.65%) Meraki
9 22 (14.97%) Veeam
10 19 (12.93%) F5
11 18 (12.24%) NetApp
12 15 (10.20%) Juniper
13 13 (8.84%) Dell
14 12 (8.16%) EMC
15 11 (7.48%) Mitel
16 10 (6.80%) CommVault
17 8 (5.44%) EqualLogic
17 8 (5.44%) MobileIron
17 8 (5.44%) Nokia
17 8 (5.44%) Red Hat