The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of OPNET products and/or services 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within OPNET Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OPNET
Rank 225 224 222
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% 0.073% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -28.57%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2485 2443 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.28% 44.63% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 2106 2207
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OPNET
England

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 Vendors 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OPNET across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

OPNET Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 4 £60,000 - 3
OPNET
England

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) OpenView
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Compuware
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) OpenView
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (50.00%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Compuware
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) NetScout
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits + Accomodation
Posted: 7 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago