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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 241 - 231
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.054% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% - 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +8.33%
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
379 411 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.81% 7.00% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 278 303 238
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +4.70%

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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OPNET within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 3 £52,500 -
OPNET
England

OPNET
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Compuware
1 5 (100.00%) Netcool
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) VMware

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 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Compuware
1 5 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (80.00%) VMware