The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetScout
Rank 873 851 867
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Permanent jobs citing NetScout 31 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.022% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.046% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £45,000
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54818 52321 56931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.14% 48.06% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44049 42839 48047
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -33 27 £45,000 -25.00% 2
South East - 14 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 12 £45,000 -
Reading - 11 £45,000 -
South West - 9 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £60,000 -
London -49 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Bristol - 4 - -
Corsham - 4 - -
Harrow - 2 £70,000 -
Kent - 2 £62,500 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 -

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (64.00%) Juniper
2 24 (48.00%) Cisco
2 24 (48.00%) SolarWinds
3 22 (44.00%) Firewall
4 19 (38.00%) Wireshark
4 19 (38.00%) Riverbed
4 19 (38.00%) F5
5 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (34.00%) DNS
7 15 (30.00%) ITIL
8 13 (26.00%) DHCP
8 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
8 13 (26.00%) Finance
9 12 (24.00%) Service Management
10 11 (22.00%) Change Management
10 11 (22.00%) RMDS
10 11 (22.00%) Windows
10 11 (22.00%) Bloomberg
10 11 (22.00%) TIBCO
10 11 (22.00%) Radianz
10 11 (22.00%) CheckPoint
10 11 (22.00%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (18.00%) Rendezvous
11 9 (18.00%) Netcool
11 9 (18.00%) CA
11 9 (18.00%) Multicast
11 9 (18.00%) Tradeweb
12 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (16.00%) Network Architecture
12 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Firewall
2 19 (38.00%) Wireshark
3 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (34.00%) DNS
5 13 (26.00%) DHCP
6 9 (18.00%) Multicast
7 8 (16.00%) MRTG
7 8 (16.00%) 4G
8 7 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (14.00%) Network Security
8 7 (14.00%) VoIP
8 7 (14.00%) WAN
9 6 (12.00%) BGP
9 6 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (8.00%) SSL
11 4 (8.00%) CTI
11 4 (8.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
1 2 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Performance Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Applications Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Avaya Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Firewall Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Rendezvous
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Equities
3 2 (4.00%) Derivative
3 2 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (4.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Service Management
3 11 (22.00%) Change Management
3 11 (22.00%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (16.00%) Performance Engineering
4 8 (16.00%) Network Architecture
4 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Management
6 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.00%) Network Design
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.00%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (6.00%) B2B
8 3 (6.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Perl
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) VB
2 6 (12.00%) Python
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) CISSP
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Netcool
2 7 (14.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (12.00%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (12.00%) Nagios
3 6 (12.00%) OPNET
3 6 (12.00%) OpenView
4 2 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Juniper
2 24 (48.00%) Cisco
2 24 (48.00%) SolarWinds
3 19 (38.00%) F5
3 19 (38.00%) Riverbed
4 11 (22.00%) Radianz
4 11 (22.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (22.00%) TIBCO
4 11 (22.00%) Bloomberg
5 9 (18.00%) CA
5 9 (18.00%) Tradeweb
6 8 (16.00%) VMware
6 8 (16.00%) HP
7 7 (14.00%) Blue Coat
7 7 (14.00%) TippingPoint
7 7 (14.00%) LogLogic
7 7 (14.00%) Tufin
8 6 (12.00%) Compuware
8 6 (12.00%) Citrix
8 6 (12.00%) Avaya