The table below looks at the statistics for OPNET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 237 - 206
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% - 0.092%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £60,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -17.50%
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 South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
288 190 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.52% 3.59% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 230 149 313
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OPNET Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OPNET
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OPNET Salary Trend in the South West

OPNET
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OPNET within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
OPNET
England

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) OpenView
1 14 (100.00%) HP
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (100.00%) F5
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 10 (71.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (71.43%) CA Spectrum
2 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 10 (71.43%) Riverbed
2 10 (71.43%) CA
2 10 (71.43%) Nagios
2 10 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) VoIP
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) VB
3 9 (64.29%) Compuware
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (71.43%) VoIP
2 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Network Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Performance Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) User Experience
3 4 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) VB
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) OpenView
2 10 (71.43%) Nagios
2 10 (71.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (71.43%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (28.57%) Netcool
3 4 (28.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) HP
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 14 (100.00%) F5
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Riverbed
2 10 (71.43%) CA
3 9 (64.29%) Compuware
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) BMC
4 5 (35.71%) NetScout
4 5 (35.71%) NetQoS
4 5 (35.71%) Ipanema Technologies
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
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