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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 858 845 860
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 8 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.019% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 9
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+24.32% -7.50%
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
7161 6354 6249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.82% 6.21% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5845 5048 5219
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
South East +11 4 £57,500 +9.52%
London +14 2 £55,000 -18.51% 1
South West - 2 £58,750 - 1
OPNET
UK

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 9 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Compuware
3 4 (44.44%) Remedy
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Foglight
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) CA
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) OpenView
4 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) HSRP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) VRRP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) VB
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Foglight
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (33.33%) OpenView
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 9 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Compuware
3 4 (44.44%) Remedy
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) NetQoS
5 1 (11.11%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) NetScout
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