The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 98 105 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 10.53% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £54,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.56%
OpenView
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.58% 3.28% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 27
Average salary £54,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OpenView
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OpenView Salary Trend in Kent

OpenView
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenView across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

OpenView Salary Histogram in Kent

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) HACMP
2 5 (83.33%) Control-M
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) NFS
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) HACMP
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) NFS
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Control-M
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint