The first table below looks at the demand for OPNET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed OPNET
Rank - 215 -
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.038% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +31.42%
Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
436 359 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.22% 6.77% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 341 278 269
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
OPNET
England

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OPNET across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OPNET Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OPNET
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OPNET across the Yorkshire region.

OPNET Salary Trend in Yorkshire

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Server Support
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) IBM