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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed OPNET
England / South West
Rank - - 242
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-54.16% +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 South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
329 391 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.61% 6.74% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 248 313 264
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing OPNET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South West region with a requirement for OPNET.

1 1 (100.00%) Compuware
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Compuware
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed