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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 109 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.087% - 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.69% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £54,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.88%
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
59 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.11% 3.41% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 26
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Control-M
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) HACMP
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Control-M
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec