The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetScout
Rank 882 848 879
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +31
Permanent jobs citing NetScout 22 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.044% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 21
Average salary £48,250 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.58% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55360 52098 57012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 47.93% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43890 42680 47913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NetScout Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetScout
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NetScout within the UK.

NetScout Salary Trend in the UK

NetScout
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetScout over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

NetScout Salary Histogram in the UK

NetScout
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScout within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 20 £48,250 -19.58% 3
South East - 11 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £45,000 -
Reading - 8 £45,000 -
South West - 5 £60,000 - 1
London -22 4 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £60,000 -
Bristol - 2 - - 1
Corsham - 2 - -
Harrow - 2 £70,000 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 - 1
Kent - 1 - -

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (69.57%) Juniper
2 22 (47.83%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) SolarWinds
3 19 (41.30%) Wireshark
3 19 (41.30%) F5
4 18 (39.13%) Riverbed
4 18 (39.13%) Firewall
5 16 (34.78%) DNS
6 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 11 (23.91%) DHCP
8 11 (23.91%) TIBCO
8 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
8 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
8 11 (23.91%) Finance
9 10 (21.74%) Service Management
9 10 (21.74%) Netcool
9 10 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (19.57%) Multicast
10 9 (19.57%) CA
10 9 (19.57%) Rendezvous
10 9 (19.57%) Bloomberg
10 9 (19.57%) Radianz
10 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 9 (19.57%) Change Management
10 9 (19.57%) RMDS
10 9 (19.57%) Tradeweb
11 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (17.39%) VMware
11 8 (17.39%) HP

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) Wireshark
2 18 (39.13%) Firewall
3 16 (34.78%) DNS
4 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 11 (23.91%) DHCP
6 9 (19.57%) Multicast
7 8 (17.39%) MRTG
7 8 (17.39%) 4G
8 7 (15.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (15.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (15.22%) VoIP
8 7 (15.22%) Network Security
9 6 (13.04%) WAN
10 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (8.70%) SSL
10 4 (8.70%) LAN
10 4 (8.70%) VPN
10 4 (8.70%) BGP
10 4 (8.70%) OSPF
10 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Network Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Performance Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Performance Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Performance Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Avaya Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Firewall Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Rendezvous
2 6 (13.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Service Management
2 10 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (19.57%) Change Management
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Network Architecture
4 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) B2B
8 3 (6.52%) Security Management
8 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.35%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 6 (13.04%) Java
1 6 (13.04%) Perl
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
1 6 (13.04%) VB
1 6 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) CISSP
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Netcool
2 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (13.04%) OPNET
3 6 (13.04%) OpenView
3 6 (13.04%) Nagios
3 6 (13.04%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Juniper
2 22 (47.83%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) SolarWinds
3 19 (41.30%) F5
4 18 (39.13%) Riverbed
5 11 (23.91%) TIBCO
5 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
6 9 (19.57%) CA
6 9 (19.57%) Bloomberg
6 9 (19.57%) Radianz
6 9 (19.57%) Tradeweb
7 8 (17.39%) VMware
7 8 (17.39%) HP
8 7 (15.22%) LogLogic
8 7 (15.22%) Tufin
8 7 (15.22%) TippingPoint
8 7 (15.22%) Blue Coat
9 6 (13.04%) Compuware
9 6 (13.04%) Citrix
9 6 (13.04%) BMC
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago