The table below looks at the statistics for OPNET skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed OPNET
Rank - - 262
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
OPNET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
424 488 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.49% 5.99% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 286 396 339
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OPNET across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OPNET Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OPNET
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OPNET across the East of England region.

OPNET Salary Trend in the East of England

OPNET
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing OPNET 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 OPNET.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Cacti
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) OpenView
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) SDH
3 5 (71.43%) DWDM
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) Change Control
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
6 2 (28.57%) Network Performance Management
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) HTTP
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (14.29%) CCNP
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing OPNET 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 OPNET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) DWDM
2 5 (71.43%) SDH
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Cacti
2 6 (85.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP