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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank 926 966 987
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +21
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 10 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 6
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 - £60,000

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
8411 8228 8036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.59% 7.42% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6818 6480 6488
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 £65,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

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 12 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 30 June 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 +41 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £52,500 - 1
South West - 4 £52,500 - 1
London +22 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Corsham - 3 £52,500 - 1
City of London +42 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £62,500 -
East of England - 2 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £62,500 -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Nagios
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Riverbed
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (28.57%) Netcool
4 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) Compuware
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) CCA
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) Banking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Technical Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Geneos Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) CCA
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Nagios
2 4 (28.57%) Netcool
2 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) SCOM
3 3 (21.43%) HP NNM
3 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
3 3 (21.43%) Hyperic
3 3 (21.43%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (7.14%) OpenView
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Riverbed
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Compuware
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.14%) CA
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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