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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 926 908 970
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +62
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 5 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.027% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.063% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 7
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +37.14%
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
7895 7438 7333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.16% 7.18% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6431 5945 5829
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
East of England +8 2 £62,500 +66.66%
London -13 2 £65,000 +23.80%
South West -1 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
OPNET
UK

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) Broadband
1 7 (50.00%) Python
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
1 7 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) Economics
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) CCA
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) PhD
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 2 (14.29%) Nagios
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Migration

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) Broadband
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Network Planner
1 7 (50.00%) Network Planner
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) Economics
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
1 7 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCA
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (21.43%) PhD
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Compuware
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
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