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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 251 246 237
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.042% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.88% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £18,500 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-25.18% +21.62%
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
327 341 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.02% 4.77% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 245 258 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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
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 31 July 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
(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 0 1 £18,500 +2.77%
Merseyside - 1 - -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
4 3 (37.50%) Informix
4 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Lotus
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
4 3 (37.50%) Local Government
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) OVSD
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) SDH
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) DSL
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Informix
General
1 3 (37.50%) Local Government
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) IPTV
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCSE
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) OVSD
2 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) F5