The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 322 315 312
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 9 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 1.50% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 18
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £60,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -12.94%
OpenView
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
847 800 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.11% 6.60% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 713 700 627
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenView
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenView across the City of London region.

OpenView Salary Trend in the City of London

OpenView
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenView across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

OpenView Salary Histogram in the City of London

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenView 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 OpenView.

1 19 (95.00%) HP
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) UNIX
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Solaris
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) SCOM
6 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
6 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
7 6 (30.00%) IBM
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) AIX
7 6 (30.00%) C++
7 6 (30.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) Perl
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) DevOps
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Banking
8 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (20.00%) Veritas
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) Sun

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenView 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 OpenView. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) SAS
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) VLAN
2 4 (20.00%) LDAP
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) MPLS
3 3 (15.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) DB2
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Technician
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) YAML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Solaris
4 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (30.00%) AIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) Perl
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Ruby
2 4 (20.00%) PHP
2 4 (20.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) NFS
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) Xen
4 2 (10.00%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCOM
2 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (20.00%) Cacti
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (20.00%) Puppet
4 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (20.00%) Control-M
5 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (15.00%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (10.00%) Unicenter
6 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (10.00%) OVSD
6 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) HP
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Sun
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 4 (20.00%) JBoss
6 4 (20.00%) Veritas
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.00%) Symantec
7 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) EMC
8 2 (10.00%) BMC
8 2 (10.00%) NetApp