The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 248 236 244
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.041% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% 2.34% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £18,000 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-74.28% +64.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -13.52%
OpenView
England

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

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
310 342 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.23% 4.90% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 220 271 265
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenView
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OpenView Salary Trend in the North West

OpenView
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenView across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

OpenView Salary Histogram in the North West

OpenView
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire -10 2 £18,000 -82.00%
Manchester -7 1 £43,500 -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (60.00%) Windows
7 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (53.33%) Web Services
7 8 (53.33%) C#
7 8 (53.33%) SQL
7 8 (53.33%) .NET
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (53.33%) Remedy
7 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (53.33%) Advertising
7 8 (53.33%) IBM
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (53.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (53.33%) JIRA
7 8 (53.33%) WCF
7 8 (53.33%) WF
7 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) MPLS
2 4 (26.67%) DSL
2 4 (26.67%) SDH
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (26.67%) Multicast
3 2 (13.33%) Intranet
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Advertising
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
1 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
1 8 (53.33%) WCF
1 8 (53.33%) WF
1 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (53.33%) Capacity Management
3 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 8 (53.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Network Management
4 4 (26.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCIE
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) CCIP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) Remedy
4 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
4 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
4 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 4 (26.67%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 4 (26.67%) Nokia
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) VMware