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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetScout
Rank 894 926 964
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +38
Permanent jobs citing NetScout 20 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.071% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 11
Median salary £60,000 £26,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+126.41% -41.11%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £26,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+126.41% -41.11%

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
42913 50465 54299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.88% 45.92% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34849 41157 43011
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NetScout as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

NetScout Salary Histogram in the UK

NetScout
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetScout within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 20 £60,000 +126.41%
South East +20 11 £60,000 +4.34%
Berkshire +11 11 £60,000 +4.34%
Reading +8 11 £60,000 +4.34%
Solihull +12 5 £25,000 -5.66%
West Midlands -2 5 £25,000 -5.66%
London +40 2 £58,750 +56.66%
North East - 2 £32,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £32,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £57,500 -

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing NetScout also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NetScout.

1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 31 (83.78%) Firewall
3 28 (75.68%) Wireshark
4 26 (70.27%) OSPF
5 24 (64.86%) CCNP
5 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (62.16%) F5
7 22 (59.46%) Juniper
7 22 (59.46%) BGP
8 21 (56.76%) CheckPoint
8 21 (56.76%) tcpdump
8 21 (56.76%) MPLS
8 21 (56.76%) BIG-IP
9 17 (45.95%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (37.84%) WAN
11 13 (35.14%) Virtual Team
12 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (32.43%) VPN
13 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
13 11 (29.73%) Incident Management
14 10 (27.03%) Network Security
14 10 (27.03%) SSL
14 10 (27.03%) Wireless
15 9 (24.32%) EIGRP
15 9 (24.32%) DNS
15 9 (24.32%) Palo Alto
16 8 (21.62%) snoop
16 8 (21.62%) Trend Analysis
16 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
16 8 (21.62%) HP

NetScout
Top Related 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 3 (8.11%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 28 (75.68%) Wireshark
3 26 (70.27%) OSPF
4 22 (59.46%) BGP
5 21 (56.76%) BIG-IP
5 21 (56.76%) MPLS
5 21 (56.76%) tcpdump
6 17 (45.95%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (37.84%) WAN
8 12 (32.43%) VPN
9 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
10 10 (27.03%) Network Security
10 10 (27.03%) SSL
10 10 (27.03%) Wireless
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
11 9 (24.32%) EIGRP
12 8 (21.62%) snoop
13 6 (16.22%) SNMP
14 5 (13.51%) Cisco Wireless
15 4 (10.81%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Network Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Network Support
2 21 (56.76%) Network Support Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Support Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (35.14%) Senior Network Support
4 13 (35.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 13 (35.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 9 (24.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (24.32%) Security Engineer
6 8 (21.62%) Security Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Network Operations Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Architect
9 1 (2.70%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.70%) SOAP
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (29.73%) Incident Management
3 8 (21.62%) Change Management
3 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
3 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.62%) Trend Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.81%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.70%) SIEM
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
6 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) CCNP
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CCIP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) SAS 70
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (8.11%) OpenView
3 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) F5
3 22 (59.46%) Juniper
4 21 (56.76%) CheckPoint
5 9 (24.32%) Palo Alto
6 8 (21.62%) HP
7 5 (13.51%) Remedy
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.11%) Ciena
9 3 (8.11%) Nortel
10 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.41%) CA
11 1 (2.70%) Aruba
11 1 (2.70%) Avaya
11 1 (2.70%) Brocade
11 1 (2.70%) ScanSafe
11 1 (2.70%) Splunk