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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 911 956 -
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.086% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Median salary £50,000 £87,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -

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
8112 8144 8474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.48% 7.52% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6596 6634 6702
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OPNET over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

OPNET Salary Histogram in the UK

OPNET
Top 7 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 26 September 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 +43 7 £50,000 -43.66% 1
London +40 3 £45,000 -49.29%
South West - 3 £52,500 - 1
Corsham - 3 £52,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £52,500 - 1
South East - 1 £35,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,500 -

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 10 (62.50%) Riverbed
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 6 (37.50%) Compuware
3 6 (37.50%) Netcool
3 6 (37.50%) Nagios
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (18.75%) Polycom
6 3 (18.75%) Tandberg
6 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (18.75%) Hyperic
6 3 (18.75%) Multicast
6 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (18.75%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (18.75%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (18.75%) HP SIM

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 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) Multicast
3 3 (18.75%) OSPF
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) ATM
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Monitoring Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Geneos Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Support
2 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
1 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCDA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nagios
1 6 (37.50%) Netcool
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (18.75%) HP NNM
2 3 (18.75%) HP SIM
2 3 (18.75%) Hyperic
2 3 (18.75%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Riverbed
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Compuware
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (18.75%) Brocade
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) NetScout
4 3 (18.75%) Polycom
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) Tandberg
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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