The first table below looks at the demand for OVSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OVSD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £22,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -37.14%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 21 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.79% 3.51% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 59
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
OVSD
North West

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

OVSD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OVSD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

OVSD Salary Trend in Merseyside

OVSD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

OVSD
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle