The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OPNET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed OPNET
UK / England
Rank 815 922 893
Rank change year-on-year +107 -29  
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 4 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.005% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.061% 0.064% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 32
Median salary £27,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £63,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 - £46,250

OPNET is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6598 7843 7423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.37% 8.18% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5399 6350 5941
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

OPNET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing OPNET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for OPNET in England

OPNET
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OPNET in England

OPNET
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OPNET within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
North West - 4 £27,500 -
OPNET
UK

OPNET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for OPNET.

1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) QlikView
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) ATM
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
3 1 (12.50%) Tufin
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) ProxySG

OPNET
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) ATM
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Network Operations Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity and Performance Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Capacity and Performance Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Performance Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Arista
1 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
1 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
1 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
1 1 (12.50%) Tufin
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