The table below looks at the statistics for OVSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank - - 214
Permanent jobs citing OVSD 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £22,000
OVSD
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 South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
364 287 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.09% 4.72% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 269 226 167
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OVSD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OVSD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OVSD Salary Trend in the South West