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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 863 906 863
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -43
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 14 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £61,750 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
OPNET
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6976 7049 6261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.95% 6.32% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5612 5692 4973
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OPNET Jobs Demand Trend in England

OPNET
Salary Trend in England

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

OPNET Salary Trend in England

OPNET
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OPNET across the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

OPNET Salary Histogram in England

OPNET
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OPNET within the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
London - 12 £45,000 - 2
South East +22 1 £60,000 -
South West -14 1 £60,000 -
OPNET
UK

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 30 (62.50%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Python
2 23 (47.92%) Riverbed
2 23 (47.92%) SolarWinds
3 21 (43.75%) LAN
3 21 (43.75%) VPN
4 20 (41.67%) SSL
5 18 (37.50%) OSPF
6 17 (35.42%) Network Management
7 16 (33.33%) WAN
8 15 (31.25%) ITIL
8 15 (31.25%) UNIX
8 15 (31.25%) Linux
8 15 (31.25%) Perl
8 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (29.17%) Finance
9 14 (29.17%) Network Planning
9 14 (29.17%) Visualisation
9 14 (29.17%) HSRP
9 14 (29.17%) Analytics
9 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (29.17%) Wireless
9 14 (29.17%) BGP
9 14 (29.17%) VRRP
10 13 (27.08%) MATLAB
10 13 (27.08%) Juniper
10 13 (27.08%) IPsec
10 13 (27.08%) PhD

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 21 (43.75%) LAN
1 21 (43.75%) VPN
2 20 (41.67%) SSL
3 18 (37.50%) OSPF
4 16 (33.33%) WAN
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (29.17%) HSRP
5 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 14 (29.17%) Wireless
5 14 (29.17%) BGP
5 14 (29.17%) VRRP
6 13 (27.08%) IPsec
6 13 (27.08%) Broadband
7 11 (22.92%) MPLS
8 10 (20.83%) NX-OS
9 8 (16.67%) Firewall
9 8 (16.67%) VLAN
10 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (14.58%) Wireshark
10 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (22.92%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) Big Data
3 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
3 9 (18.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Network Support Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Network Support
3 7 (14.58%) Data Network Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Middleware
2 7 (14.58%) XMPP
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 14 (29.17%) Visualisation
3 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
5 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) UNIX
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Network Management
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) Network Planning
3 14 (29.17%) Analytics
3 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.92%) Project Management
6 10 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (18.75%) Performance Management
8 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.33%) Change Control
9 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (6.25%) DevOps
11 2 (4.17%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 2 (4.17%) Network Performance Management
11 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
11 2 (4.17%) Malware Detection\Protection
12 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Python
2 15 (31.25%) Perl
3 13 (27.08%) MATLAB
3 13 (27.08%) R
3 13 (27.08%) Ruby
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) C++
6 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) PhD
2 8 (16.67%) CCNP
2 8 (16.67%) CCNA
2 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) CISSP
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Nagios
2 8 (16.67%) OpenView
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (14.58%) Cacti
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (6.25%) Foglight
6 2 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Riverbed
2 23 (47.92%) SolarWinds
3 13 (27.08%) Juniper
4 11 (22.92%) Oracle
5 9 (18.75%) F5
6 8 (16.67%) HP
7 4 (8.33%) Avaya
7 4 (8.33%) Nokia
7 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.33%) BT
7 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) Aruba
8 3 (6.25%) VMware
9 2 (4.17%) CA
10 1 (2.08%) Compuware
10 1 (2.08%) Remedy
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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