The table below looks at the statistics for OVSD 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 OVSD over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OVSD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £30,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
OVSD
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
761 791 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.11% 6.78% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 627 659 591
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OVSD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OVSD
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OVSD Salary Trend in the City of London

OVSD
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OVSD 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 OVSD.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) UAG
1 1 (100.00%) Nimsoft

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OVSD 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 OVSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Nimsoft