The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 830 783 777
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -6
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 51 120 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 1.63% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 84 59
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-25.18% +23.28%
OpenView
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7433 7382 6475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.17% 6.79% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6124 5905 5290
Average salary £50,000 £48,300 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenView
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenView Salary Trend in England

OpenView
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenView across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

OpenView Salary Histogram in England

OpenView
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -52 23 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire +17 19 £30,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -6 3 £34,330 +4.03%
North West +2 2 £18,500 +2.77%
South East -9 2 £50,000 -20.00%
South West -21 2 £32,000 -46.66%
OpenView
UK

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 130 (87.25%) HP
2 85 (57.05%) Linux
3 84 (56.38%) Windows
4 57 (38.26%) ITIL
5 56 (37.58%) Nagios
6 55 (36.91%) VMware
7 54 (36.24%) Finance
7 54 (36.24%) UNIX
8 51 (34.23%) Microsoft
9 48 (32.21%) SQL
10 41 (27.52%) Oracle
10 41 (27.52%) Degree
11 39 (26.17%) Cisco
12 38 (25.50%) Subversion
13 36 (24.16%) Incident Management
13 36 (24.16%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (22.82%) Active Directory
15 33 (22.15%) JIRA
16 31 (20.81%) Remedy
17 30 (20.13%) Project Management
18 29 (19.46%) SAN
18 29 (19.46%) LAN
18 29 (19.46%) Computer Science
19 27 (18.12%) SCOM
20 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
21 25 (16.78%) Firewall
21 25 (16.78%) Cacti
22 24 (16.11%) Bash Shell
23 23 (15.44%) Solaris
23 23 (15.44%) MS Excel

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 20 (13.42%) SharePoint
2 17 (11.41%) IBM Notes
2 17 (11.41%) OpenStack
3 15 (10.07%) SAS
4 14 (9.40%) Apache
5 9 (6.04%) Eucalyptus
6 8 (5.37%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.01%) IIS
9 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.34%) Drupal
9 2 (1.34%) nginx
10 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 23 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.42%) MS Office
3 14 (9.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (12.75%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (4.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.70%) SaaS
3 7 (4.70%) PaaS
4 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.46%) LAN
1 29 (19.46%) SAN
2 25 (16.78%) Firewall
3 23 (15.44%) MPLS
4 22 (14.77%) DNS
5 19 (12.75%) FTP
6 17 (11.41%) SNMP
7 16 (10.74%) WAN
7 16 (10.74%) OSPF
7 16 (10.74%) Wireshark
8 15 (10.07%) BGP
8 15 (10.07%) TCP/IP
8 15 (10.07%) VPN
8 15 (10.07%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (9.40%) VPLS
9 14 (9.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (8.72%) Internet
11 10 (6.71%) LDAP
12 9 (6.04%) Wireless
13 7 (4.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (10.07%) MySQL
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.01%) Informix
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (25.50%) Subversion
2 33 (22.15%) JIRA
3 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.34%) Maven
5 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) PVCS
6 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (36.24%) Finance
2 19 (12.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.03%) Law
3 6 (4.03%) Legal
4 5 (3.36%) Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Local Government
5 2 (1.34%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (26.85%) Analyst
2 22 (14.77%) Network Engineer
3 19 (12.75%) Support Analyst
3 19 (12.75%) Team Leader
3 19 (12.75%) Technical Team Leader
4 18 (12.08%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (10.07%) Architect
6 14 (9.40%) Technical Architect
6 14 (9.40%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (9.40%) Mainframe Operator
6 14 (9.40%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 14 (9.40%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 10 (6.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.70%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (4.70%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Security Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.07%) ISPF
2 10 (6.71%) Web Services
3 9 (6.04%) Sensu
4 8 (5.37%) LAMP
5 5 (3.36%) .NET
6 2 (1.34%) HTML
6 2 (1.34%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.67%) SOAP
7 1 (0.67%) XML
7 1 (0.67%) EDI
7 1 (0.67%) JSON
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.07%) Mainframe
3 12 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.04%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.03%) Clustering
6 4 (2.68%) HACMP
7 2 (1.34%) IPTV
7 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.67%) e-Health
8 1 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 85 (57.05%) Linux
2 84 (56.38%) Windows
3 54 (36.24%) UNIX
4 23 (15.44%) Solaris
5 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.36%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.01%) AIX
11 2 (1.34%) SUSE
12 1 (0.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.26%) ITIL
2 36 (24.16%) Incident Management
3 30 (20.13%) Project Management
4 21 (14.09%) Network Monitoring
5 19 (12.75%) People Management
5 19 (12.75%) Release Management
6 17 (11.41%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.41%) Migration
6 17 (11.41%) DevOps
7 14 (9.40%) Network Design
8 13 (8.72%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.38%) Service Management
9 11 (7.38%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (7.38%) Open Source
10 6 (4.03%) Network Management
10 6 (4.03%) Server Monitoring
10 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (4.03%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.36%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.21%) SQL
2 24 (16.11%) Bash Shell
3 15 (10.07%) JCL
4 11 (7.38%) Python
4 11 (7.38%) Perl
5 6 (4.03%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.68%) Ruby
7 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.01%) Java
8 2 (1.34%) PHP
8 2 (1.34%) Groovy
9 1 (0.67%) C#
9 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (27.52%) Degree
2 36 (24.16%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (14.77%) CCNP
4 19 (12.75%) Security Cleared
5 18 (12.08%) SC Cleared
6 17 (11.41%) CCIE
7 15 (10.07%) CCIP
8 12 (8.05%) CCNA
8 12 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (6.71%) MCSE
10 7 (4.70%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (3.36%) CCSA
12 4 (2.68%) MCP
12 4 (2.68%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (2.68%) HP APS
13 2 (1.34%) CCSE
13 2 (1.34%) MCDST
13 2 (1.34%) PMP
13 2 (1.34%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.44%) SLA
2 17 (11.41%) QA
3 4 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 34 (22.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.07%) Time Sharing Option
2 15 (10.07%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 12 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.70%) XenApp
5 6 (4.03%) XenServer
6 5 (3.36%) vSphere
6 5 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.36%) vCloud
7 4 (2.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (2.68%) NFS
8 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.34%) ProxySG
9 2 (1.34%) GlusterFS
9 2 (1.34%) Varnish
10 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.67%) Firmware
10 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 56 (37.58%) Nagios
2 27 (18.12%) SCOM
3 25 (16.78%) Cacti
4 18 (12.08%) Control-M
5 16 (10.74%) ServiceCenter
5 16 (10.74%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (6.71%) Puppet
6 10 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (6.04%) HP SIM
7 9 (6.04%) Ganglia
8 6 (4.03%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (4.03%) Backup Exec
8 6 (4.03%) Legato
9 5 (3.36%) Tivoli
9 5 (3.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (2.68%) Netcool
10 4 (2.68%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (2.01%) Ansible
11 3 (2.01%) OVSD
Vendors
1 130 (87.25%) HP
2 55 (36.91%) VMware
3 51 (34.23%) Microsoft
4 41 (27.52%) Oracle
5 39 (26.17%) Cisco
6 31 (20.81%) Remedy
7 20 (13.42%) IBM
8 19 (12.75%) SolarWinds
9 17 (11.41%) Lotus
10 15 (10.07%) Intel
10 15 (10.07%) Citrix
11 14 (9.40%) CheckPoint
12 13 (8.72%) Red Hat
13 12 (8.05%) EMC
13 12 (8.05%) BMC
13 12 (8.05%) Splunk
14 9 (6.04%) Sun
14 9 (6.04%) Symantec
15 8 (5.37%) Juniper
16 7 (4.70%) Nokia