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

Citrix NetScaler
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 635 712 718
Rank change year-on-year +77 +6 +125
Permanent jobs citing NetScaler 376 421 533
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 1.88% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 320 315 361
Median annual salary £55,125 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.09% -7.27% -
10th Percentile £36,175 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year - -22.41% +36.47%

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 17,621 22,439 26,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.04% 15.16% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13,841 17,333 21,169
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for NetScaler in the UK

NetScaler
Top 17 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 2 April 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 +61 333 £52,500 - 43
UK excluding London +28 181 £45,000 - 36
London +111 157 £57,500 -4.17% 8
South East +68 56 £62,500 +19.05% 8
North of England +15 52 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Work from Home +52 43 £63,750 +25.62%
Midlands +68 28 £42,500 -0.47% 3
North West +31 25 £52,500 +44.83% 2
East of England +49 24 £43,500 +3.57%
East Midlands - 19 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire -9 17 £42,500 -15.00% 9
South West +31 16 £42,500 -9.57% 9
North East +12 10 £27,500 -35.98% 4
West Midlands +38 9 £61,250 +43.44% 2
Scotland +39 2 £72,500 +45.00%
Northern Ireland +20 2 - -
Wales -9 1 £65,000 +69.93% 1

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 324 (86.17%) Citrix
2 252 (67.02%) Windows
3 235 (62.50%) XenApp
4 229 (60.90%) Microsoft
5 226 (60.11%) VMware
6 203 (53.99%) Azure
7 194 (51.60%) Active Directory
8 183 (48.67%) XenDesktop
9 171 (45.48%) Windows Server
10 158 (42.02%) Office 365
11 156 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 144 (38.30%) Cisco
13 124 (32.98%) Hyper-V
14 121 (32.18%) Firewall
15 116 (30.85%) Data Centre
16 112 (29.79%) DNS
17 111 (29.52%) DHCP
18 98 (26.06%) AWS
19 97 (25.80%) WAN
20 88 (23.40%) Windows 10
21 84 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
22 82 (21.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 76 (20.21%) vSphere
24 75 (19.95%) SCCM
25 70 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
26 69 (18.35%) VPN
27 68 (18.09%) Cisco Certification
28 64 (17.02%) MS Exchange
29 63 (16.76%) PowerShell
30 62 (16.49%) XenMobile

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 64 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 44 (11.70%) SharePoint
3 40 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (8.78%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.13%) IIS
7 3 (0.80%) Confluence
8 2 (0.53%) Apache
8 2 (0.53%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.27%) nginx
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (7.98%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 203 (53.99%) Azure
2 158 (42.02%) Office 365
3 98 (26.06%) AWS
4 28 (7.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (4.52%) OneDrive
6 11 (2.93%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 9 (2.39%) Slack
8 8 (2.13%) Azure Stack
9 7 (1.86%) IaaS
10 6 (1.60%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.80%) SaaS
12 2 (0.53%) PaaS
13 1 (0.27%) Akamai
13 1 (0.27%) Apigee
13 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.27%) Datadog
13 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.27%) Kong
13 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 121 (32.18%) Firewall
2 112 (29.79%) DNS
3 111 (29.52%) DHCP
4 97 (25.80%) WAN
5 69 (18.35%) VPN
6 62 (16.49%) LAN
7 56 (14.89%) SAN
8 51 (13.56%) Network Security
9 50 (13.30%) TCP/IP
10 40 (10.64%) Skype
11 39 (10.37%) VSAN
12 36 (9.57%) VoIP
13 35 (9.31%) Wireless
14 31 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (7.18%) Internet
15 27 (7.18%) MPLS
16 25 (6.65%) IPsec
17 20 (5.32%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (5.32%) Remote Desktop
18 19 (5.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospike
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.27%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (3.99%) JIRA
2 10 (2.66%) Bitbucket
2 10 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.33%) Zephyr
6 4 (1.06%) Bazaar
6 4 (1.06%) TestRail
7 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.53%) MSI
8 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.27%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.27%) Selenium
8 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (12.77%) Finance
2 33 (8.78%) Public Sector
3 26 (6.91%) Law
4 24 (6.38%) Banking
5 19 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.79%) Retail
7 7 (1.86%) Legal
7 7 (1.86%) Local Government
7 7 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.80%) Electronics
9 3 (0.80%) Housing Association
9 3 (0.80%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (25.53%) Consultant
2 73 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (14.36%) Citrix Consultant
4 49 (13.03%) Citrix Engineer
5 41 (10.90%) Network Engineer
6 39 (10.37%) Analyst
7 35 (9.31%) Technical Consultant
8 33 (8.78%) Architect
9 25 (6.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (5.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 19 (5.05%) Citrix Hypervisor Consultant
11 19 (5.05%) Data Centre Consultant
11 19 (5.05%) Data Consultant
12 16 (4.26%) IT Engineer
12 16 (4.26%) Support Engineer
13 15 (3.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 14 (3.72%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
15 13 (3.46%) Technical Engineer
16 12 (3.19%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.86%) .NET
2 6 (1.60%) SAML
2 6 (1.60%) XML
3 4 (1.06%) Web Services
4 2 (0.53%) LDAP
4 2 (0.53%) RESTful
4 2 (0.53%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.27%) HTML
5 1 (0.27%) Java EE
5 1 (0.27%) REST
5 1 (0.27%) Vert.x
5 1 (0.27%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 116 (30.85%) Data Centre
2 35 (9.31%) Management Information System
3 29 (7.71%) Public Cloud
4 21 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (4.26%) Clustering
7 15 (3.99%) Replication
8 12 (3.19%) CMDB
8 12 (3.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (3.19%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (2.93%) PKI
10 9 (2.39%) User Experience
11 8 (2.13%) Reinsurance
11 8 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.86%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (1.06%) Driving Licence
14 4 (1.06%) Social Media
15 2 (0.53%) AS400
15 2 (0.53%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 252 (67.02%) Windows
2 171 (45.48%) Windows Server
3 88 (23.40%) Windows 10
4 84 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (16.49%) Windows Server 2016
6 53 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (13.03%) Linux
8 42 (11.17%) Windows 7
9 34 (9.04%) Unix
10 24 (6.38%) Windows 8
11 21 (5.59%) Windows Server 2019
12 19 (5.05%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.06%) CentOS
14 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.80%) HPUX
15 3 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.80%) Solaris
16 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 61 (16.22%) Load Balancing
3 55 (14.63%) ITIL
4 43 (11.44%) Migration
4 43 (11.44%) Presales
4 43 (11.44%) Project Delivery
5 41 (10.90%) Project Management
6 36 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (9.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (8.51%) Information Security
9 31 (8.24%) Change Management
10 30 (7.98%) Network Monitoring
11 28 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 26 (6.91%) Security Management
12 26 (6.91%) SIEM
13 24 (6.38%) Server Virtualisation
14 23 (6.12%) DevOps
15 21 (5.59%) Information Security Management
15 21 (5.59%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.76%) PowerShell
2 47 (12.50%) SQL
3 25 (6.65%) Python
4 7 (1.86%) PHP
4 7 (1.86%) VBScript
5 6 (1.60%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.53%) C
6 2 (0.53%) Java
6 2 (0.53%) VB
7 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.27%) Go
7 1 (0.27%) Perl
7 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (18.09%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (11.97%) CCNA
3 45 (11.97%) Citrix Certification
4 40 (10.64%) MCSA
5 30 (7.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (6.65%) MCSE
7 24 (6.38%) CCNP
8 22 (5.85%) CCA
9 21 (5.59%) Degree
10 10 (2.66%) MCP
10 10 (2.66%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.39%) CCIE
12 7 (1.86%) CCDP
12 7 (1.86%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (1.60%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.33%) MOS
15 4 (1.06%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.46%) SLA
2 12 (3.19%) QA
3 11 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.13%) GDPR
5 6 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.06%) NIST
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 235 (62.50%) XenApp
2 194 (51.60%) Active Directory
3 183 (48.67%) XenDesktop
4 156 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 124 (32.98%) Hyper-V
6 76 (20.21%) vSphere
7 59 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
8 53 (14.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 42 (11.17%) VMware NSX
10 26 (6.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 20 (5.32%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (2.39%) BitLocker
13 9 (2.39%) vCloud
14 6 (1.60%) Xen
15 5 (1.33%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
16 4 (1.06%) Firmware
17 3 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 3 (0.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 75 (19.95%) SCCM
2 62 (16.49%) XenMobile
3 39 (10.37%) Microsoft Intune
4 34 (9.04%) SCOM
5 20 (5.32%) vRealize
6 18 (4.79%) Backup Exec
7 16 (4.26%) WSUS
8 14 (3.72%) Norton AntiVirus
9 13 (3.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 13 (3.46%) vCenter Server
10 12 (3.19%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (3.19%) Puppet
11 10 (2.66%) Terraform
12 9 (2.39%) Grafana
12 9 (2.39%) Jamf Pro
12 9 (2.39%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 8 (2.13%) SCOrch
14 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (1.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 324 (86.17%) Citrix
2 229 (60.90%) Microsoft
3 226 (60.11%) VMware
4 144 (38.30%) Cisco
5 62 (16.49%) NetApp
6 48 (12.77%) Ivanti
7 46 (12.23%) Palo Alto
7 46 (12.23%) Veeam
8 44 (11.70%) Dell
9 41 (10.90%) F5
10 40 (10.64%) Juniper
11 35 (9.31%) HP
12 33 (8.78%) CommVault
13 32 (8.51%) Symantec
14 29 (7.71%) EMC
15 25 (6.65%) Meraki
15 25 (6.65%) SolarWinds
16 24 (6.38%) McAfee
17 22 (5.85%) CheckPoint
18 20 (5.32%) Sophos