The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Riverbed OPNET
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 950 944
Rank change year-on-year +96 -6  
Permanent jobs citing OPNET 4 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.057% 0.048% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 29
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 £65,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 - £48,750

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7017 8404 8048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.23% 8.08% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 6774 6405
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

OPNET
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

OPNET
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OPNET in the UK

OPNET
Top 4 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 28 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
England +105 4 £27,500 -57.69% 1
Rochdale - 4 £27,500 -
Manchester - 4 £27,500 -
North West - 4 £27,500 -

OPNET
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for OPNET.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
1 4 (44.44%) ATM
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
1 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) QlikView
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
2 1 (11.11%) Tufin
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) ProxySG

OPNET
Co-occurring 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) ATM
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity and Performance Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Network Operations Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Capacity and Performance Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Arista
1 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
1 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
1 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
1 1 (11.11%) Tufin
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