The table below looks at the statistics for OPNET skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed OPNET
UK / England
Rank 828 891 921
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +30
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 5 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.075% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 16
Median salary £25,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-62.96% +17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-58.33% +4.34%

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
6679 7420 7272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.49% 7.93% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 6099 5882
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OPNET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OPNET within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
South East - 3 - -
North West - 2 £25,000 - 1
OPNET
UK

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing OPNET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OPNET.

1 6 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) ATM
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) NetScout
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (25.00%) Polycom
4 3 (25.00%) Tandberg
4 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) ATM
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) Multicast
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Capacity and Performance Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Capacity and Performance Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Support
2 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
3 1 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) NetScout
3 3 (25.00%) Polycom
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) Tandberg
4 2 (16.67%) Compuware
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Tufin
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago