The table below looks at the statistics for OPNET skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 856 961 981
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +20
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.099% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £63,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7608 8061 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.51% 7.51% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6080 6587 6929
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,512 £30,146
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OPNET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

OPNET Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OPNET
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OPNET within the UK.

OPNET Salary Trend in the UK

OPNET
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OPNET within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England +75 8 £47,500 -32.14% 1
London +67 4 £45,000 -35.71%
South East +75 3 - - 1
Fareham - 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 3 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £52,500 -
South West - 1 £52,500 -
Corsham - 1 £52,500 -

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 with a requirement for OPNET.

1 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) ATM
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (25.00%) Multicast
5 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Netcool

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) ATM
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) Multicast
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Capacity and Performance Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Capacity and Performance Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) Compuware
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) NetScout
3 3 (25.00%) Polycom
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Tufin
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
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