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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank - 240 231
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £29,900
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +92.30%
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
362 309 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.34% 5.16% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 291 257 259
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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