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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetScout
Rank 865 892 870
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs citing NetScout 35 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.033% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 17
Average salary £26,500 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.54% -6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £45,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-41.11% -35.71%

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
50527 53761 50334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.64% 46.79% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41342 42599 41173
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

NetScout Salary Histogram in the UK

NetScout
Top 18 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 31 August 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 +33 34 £26,500 -48.54%
South East +24 18 £57,500 +27.77%
Berkshire +18 16 £57,500 +27.77%
Reading +4 14 £57,500 +27.77%
Solihull - 11 £26,500 -
Wolverhampton - 11 £26,500 -
Warwickshire - 11 £26,500 -
Gaydon - 11 £26,500 -
West Midlands - 11 £26,500 -
North West - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £43,750 -
Manchester - 4 £40,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £41,250 -
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
London +1 1 £37,500 -39.51%
Cardiff - 1 £65,000 -
South Wales - 1 £65,000 -
Wales - 1 £65,000 -

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 32 (61.54%) WAN
3 30 (57.69%) SNMP
4 26 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 25 (48.08%) Firewall
6 21 (40.38%) SLA
7 20 (38.46%) Juniper
7 20 (38.46%) CA
7 20 (38.46%) WAN Optimisation
8 19 (36.54%) Wireless
9 15 (28.85%) Security Management
10 14 (26.92%) HP
10 14 (26.92%) Wireshark
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
11 13 (25.00%) DHCP
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (25.00%) DNS
11 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (25.00%) MS Visio
11 13 (25.00%) Remedy
12 12 (23.08%) LAN
12 12 (23.08%) Windows
13 11 (21.15%) UNIX
14 10 (19.23%) MS Office
15 9 (17.31%) Finance
16 8 (15.38%) Nagios
16 8 (15.38%) Banking
16 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
16 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 10 (19.23%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 32 (61.54%) WAN
2 30 (57.69%) SNMP
3 25 (48.08%) Firewall
4 19 (36.54%) Wireless
5 14 (26.92%) Wireshark
6 13 (25.00%) DHCP
6 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (25.00%) DNS
7 12 (23.08%) LAN
8 7 (13.46%) VoIP
9 6 (11.54%) ICMP
9 6 (11.54%) OSPF
10 4 (7.69%) Network Security
11 3 (5.77%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (11.54%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Consultant
2 19 (36.54%) Technical Sales Consultant
2 19 (36.54%) Sales Consultant
2 19 (36.54%) Technical Consultant
3 17 (32.69%) Network Engineer
4 12 (23.08%) Graduate
4 12 (23.08%) Graduate Network Engineer
5 11 (21.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 11 (21.15%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Field Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Network Operations Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Junior Network Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) AS400
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) OS/400
4 5 (9.62%) AIX
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (28.85%) Security Management
3 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Time Management
4 6 (11.54%) Network Management
4 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.92%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (1.92%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) Java
1 1 (1.92%) Perl
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
1 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) CCNA
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (40.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (15.38%) Nagios
2 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.92%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.92%) OPNET
3 1 (1.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 26 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 20 (38.46%) Juniper
3 20 (38.46%) CA
4 14 (26.92%) HP
5 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.00%) Remedy
6 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 7 (13.46%) F5
8 6 (11.54%) Avaya
8 6 (11.54%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.69%) EMC
9 4 (7.69%) NetApp
9 4 (7.69%) Symantec
10 1 (1.92%) NetQoS
10 1 (1.92%) Ipanema Technologies
10 1 (1.92%) VMware
10 1 (1.92%) Citrix
10 1 (1.92%) BMC
10 1 (1.92%) Compuware