The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within NetScout Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetScout
Rank 133 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing NetScout 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.081% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
NetScout
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1338 1331 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.80% 53.82% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1038 769
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NetScout across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetScout Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NetScout
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NetScout across the Reading region.

NetScout Salary Trend in Reading

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing NetScout also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NetScout.

1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (57.89%) Riverbed
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Network Security
5 8 (42.11%) SSL
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
5 8 (42.11%) tcpdump
5 8 (42.11%) F5
5 8 (42.11%) BIG-IP
5 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 6 (31.58%) OSPF
6 6 (31.58%) BGP
6 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
6 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
6 6 (31.58%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) FWSM
7 2 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (10.53%) Security Management
7 2 (10.53%) Nortel Alteon
7 2 (10.53%) Nortel
7 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 2 (10.53%) SNMP

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing NetScout also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NetScout. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
3 8 (42.11%) tcpdump
3 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
3 8 (42.11%) BIG-IP
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) SSL
4 6 (31.58%) OSPF
4 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.53%) Nortel Alteon
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) SNMP
5 2 (10.53%) FWSM
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Consultant
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (31.58%) Line Management
2 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (57.89%) Riverbed
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Nortel
5 2 (10.53%) CA
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint