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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetScout
Rank 888 919 876
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -43
Permanent jobs citing NetScout 15 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.037% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 4
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
52130 56421 54941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.72% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41922 45150 44725
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015 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 17 April 2015. 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 +26 15 £47,500 -17.39% 4
South East -5 9 £50,000 -9.09% 3
London +10 6 £26,000 -58.40% 1
City of London +30 5 £26,000 -54.78% 1
Berkshire +2 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Reading -6 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Kent +20 2 £50,000 -18.36%
Surrey +7 2 £50,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £40,000 - 2

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) CheckPoint
2 19 (65.52%) F5
3 17 (58.62%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) Finance
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) WAN
5 15 (51.72%) Wireshark
5 15 (51.72%) Riverbed
6 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
6 13 (44.83%) LAN
7 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
7 12 (41.38%) CCNA
8 11 (37.93%) DNS
8 11 (37.93%) MS Office
8 11 (37.93%) Network Security
9 10 (34.48%) Time Management
9 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
9 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
9 10 (34.48%) Rational Performance Tester
9 10 (34.48%) SLA
9 10 (34.48%) Avaya
9 10 (34.48%) Juniper
9 10 (34.48%) OSPF
9 10 (34.48%) BGP
9 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
9 10 (34.48%) Banking
10 9 (31.03%) CCNP
10 9 (31.03%) VPN

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (37.93%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 15 (51.72%) Wireshark
4 13 (44.83%) LAN
5 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) Network Security
6 11 (37.93%) DNS
7 10 (34.48%) OSPF
7 10 (34.48%) BGP
7 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
8 9 (31.03%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) tcpdump
10 6 (20.69%) DHCP
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (20.69%) BIG-IP
11 5 (17.24%) SSL
12 4 (13.79%) SNMP
13 3 (10.34%) FWSM
13 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Field Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Security Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Security Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) AS400
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) OS/400
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Time Management
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.34%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCNA
3 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (31.03%) CCNP
5 4 (13.79%) CISSP
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.90%) CCSA
7 2 (6.90%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView
1 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) CheckPoint
2 19 (65.52%) F5
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Riverbed
5 10 (34.48%) Avaya
5 10 (34.48%) Juniper
6 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.34%) CA
7 3 (10.34%) Nortel
8 2 (6.90%) ScanSafe
9 1 (3.45%) LogLogic
9 1 (3.45%) TippingPoint
9 1 (3.45%) Tradeweb
9 1 (3.45%) Tufin
9 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
9 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
9 1 (3.45%) Radianz
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