The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 731 774 772
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -2
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 147 119 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.08% 1.85% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 116 93 90
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7058 6417 6099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.67% 6.25% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5684 5041 4918
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenView
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenView within the UK.

OpenView Salary Trend in the UK

OpenView
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenView over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

OpenView Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenView
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
England +22 132 £43,250 -10.82% 8
London +36 82 £57,500 +16.75% 5
City of London +19 20 £63,750 +4.08% 2
Greenwich - 17 £47,500 -
South East -44 16 £45,000 -12.62% 2
Warrington +19 12 £18,500 -
Cheshire +4 12 £18,500 -63.00%
North West -4 12 £18,500 -63.00%
Surrey -2 10 £45,000 -12.62% 1
South West - 8 £29,500 -
Leeds -5 5 £36,000 +77.77% 1
West Yorkshire -11 5 £36,000 +77.77% 1
Camberley -20 5 £45,000 -12.62% 1
Yorkshire -24 5 £36,000 +32.94% 1
Kent -3 4 £54,000 +80.00%
Wiltshire - 4 £24,500 -
Devon - 4 £29,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £35,000 -
Corsham - 4 £24,500 -
Exeter - 4 £29,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,000 -
East of England - 4 £35,000 -
Warwick - 3 £33,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £33,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £33,000 -
Berkshire -35 2 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 253 (86.35%) HP
2 119 (40.61%) Linux
3 116 (39.59%) Finance
4 112 (38.23%) Windows
5 105 (35.84%) Cisco
6 94 (32.08%) Oracle
7 91 (31.06%) Nagios
8 90 (30.72%) Microsoft
9 86 (29.35%) SQL
9 86 (29.35%) Security Cleared
10 83 (28.33%) ITIL
11 81 (27.65%) Firewall
12 80 (27.30%) SC Cleared
13 79 (26.96%) LAN
14 72 (24.57%) Cisco Certification
15 67 (22.87%) WAN
16 66 (22.53%) UNIX
17 64 (21.84%) SAN
18 63 (21.50%) CCNP
19 62 (21.16%) Project Management
20 61 (20.82%) MPLS
21 60 (20.48%) Juniper
22 59 (20.14%) Active Directory
22 59 (20.14%) Structured Cabling
23 58 (19.80%) Bash Shell
23 58 (19.80%) SNMP
24 57 (19.45%) CheckPoint
25 55 (18.77%) Telecoms
26 54 (18.43%) MS Excel
27 53 (18.09%) SQL Server

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 48 (16.38%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.24%) IBM Notes
3 17 (5.80%) OpenStack
4 13 (4.44%) MS Exchange
5 10 (3.41%) SAS
5 10 (3.41%) Apache
6 9 (3.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (2.39%) JBoss
8 6 (2.05%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.37%) IIS
9 4 (1.37%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.02%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.68%) AquaLogic
11 2 (0.68%) Mule
11 2 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.34%) Confluence
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 40 (13.65%) MS Office
3 15 (5.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (12.29%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (27.65%) Firewall
2 79 (26.96%) LAN
3 67 (22.87%) WAN
4 64 (21.84%) SAN
5 61 (20.82%) MPLS
6 59 (20.14%) Structured Cabling
7 58 (19.80%) SNMP
8 51 (17.41%) Wireless
9 49 (16.72%) Wi-Fi
10 48 (16.38%) DSL
11 46 (15.70%) VPN
12 45 (15.36%) Ethernet
13 36 (12.29%) DNS
13 36 (12.29%) FTP
14 35 (11.95%) IP Telephony
14 35 (11.95%) Wireless Security
15 32 (10.92%) TCP/IP
16 31 (10.58%) OSPF
17 30 (10.24%) BGP
18 25 (8.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 36 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (7.17%) MySQL
4 12 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.07%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.71%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.37%) Big Data
8 4 (1.37%) HBase
8 4 (1.37%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (16.04%) Subversion
2 41 (13.99%) JIRA
3 17 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (2.05%) LoadRunner
5 6 (2.05%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.68%) Maven
6 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 116 (39.59%) Finance
2 55 (18.77%) Telecoms
3 31 (10.58%) Retail
4 25 (8.53%) Banking
5 11 (3.75%) Back Office
6 9 (3.07%) Local Government
7 4 (1.37%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.02%) Marketing
8 3 (1.02%) Legal
8 3 (1.02%) Front Office
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (24.57%) Network Engineer
2 56 (19.11%) Analyst
3 42 (14.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (7.85%) Service Analyst
4 23 (7.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
5 22 (7.51%) Support Analyst
6 21 (7.17%) Developer
7 19 (6.48%) Lead Developer
7 19 (6.48%) Applications Support
8 15 (5.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.12%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (4.78%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.78%) Support Engineer
9 14 (4.78%) Consultant
10 12 (4.10%) Technical Team Leader
11 11 (3.75%) Architect
12 8 (2.73%) Administrator
12 8 (2.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.73%) Mainframe Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.46%) .NET
2 11 (3.75%) Web Services
3 10 (3.41%) HTML
3 10 (3.41%) ISPF
4 6 (2.05%) YAML
5 4 (1.37%) XML
5 4 (1.37%) SOAP
5 4 (1.37%) Kafka
6 3 (1.02%) Apache Flex
6 3 (1.02%) LAMP
7 2 (0.68%) EDI
7 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.68%) J2EE
7 2 (0.68%) Middleware
7 2 (0.68%) WCF
7 2 (0.68%) JSON
7 2 (0.68%) REST
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.34%) Java EE
8 1 (0.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.85%) Clustering
2 21 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.80%) Derivative
4 16 (5.46%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.41%) Mainframe
7 9 (3.07%) Equity Derivative
7 9 (3.07%) HACMP
7 9 (3.07%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.05%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.05%) Open Source
9 4 (1.37%) Replication
10 3 (1.02%) CMDB
11 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.68%) Equities
11 2 (0.68%) e-Health
11 2 (0.68%) PKI
11 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.34%) User Experience
12 1 (0.34%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 119 (40.61%) Linux
2 112 (38.23%) Windows
3 66 (22.53%) UNIX
4 35 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (10.92%) Solaris
6 20 (6.83%) AIX
7 13 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.73%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.71%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.37%) HPUX
12 2 (0.68%) MVS
12 2 (0.68%) SUSE
12 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.33%) ITIL
2 62 (21.16%) Project Management
3 41 (13.99%) Service Delivery
4 36 (12.29%) People Management
5 32 (10.92%) Incident Management
6 31 (10.58%) Service Management
7 30 (10.24%) Network Monitoring
8 23 (7.85%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.48%) Change Management
10 18 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (5.80%) Configuration Management
11 17 (5.80%) Line Management
12 14 (4.78%) Network Management
13 13 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (4.10%) DevOps
14 12 (4.10%) Performance Analysis
14 12 (4.10%) Infrastructure Management
15 11 (3.75%) Release Management
16 10 (3.41%) Migration
17 9 (3.07%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 86 (29.35%) SQL
2 58 (19.80%) Bash Shell
3 48 (16.38%) Perl
4 28 (9.56%) Python
5 24 (8.19%) Java
6 22 (7.51%) Shell Script
7 18 (6.14%) JavaScript
8 14 (4.78%) Ruby
9 13 (4.44%) C
10 12 (4.10%) PHP
11 11 (3.75%) C++
12 10 (3.41%) JCL
13 7 (2.39%) C#
13 7 (2.39%) VB
14 6 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.37%) VBScript
16 3 (1.02%) VC++
17 2 (0.68%) Smalltalk
17 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.68%) Lua
Qualifications
1 86 (29.35%) Security Cleared
2 80 (27.30%) SC Cleared
3 72 (24.57%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (21.50%) CCNP
5 48 (16.38%) CCIE
6 35 (11.95%) CCSE
7 32 (10.92%) Degree
8 21 (7.17%) MCP
9 14 (4.78%) HP APS
10 12 (4.10%) CCNA
11 10 (3.41%) CCSA
11 10 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (3.07%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (2.39%) CCIP
14 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.68%) MCSE
15 2 (0.68%) CISSP
15 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
16 1 (0.34%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (18.09%) SLA
2 14 (4.78%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (20.14%) Active Directory
2 25 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.12%) NFS
4 13 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.10%) VMware ESX
6 10 (3.41%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 9 (3.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (3.07%) ISA Server
8 8 (2.73%) XenServer
9 4 (1.37%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.37%) Xen
9 4 (1.37%) HDFS
9 4 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (1.02%) XenApp
11 2 (0.68%) Firmware
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.68%) Docker
12 1 (0.34%) UAG
12 1 (0.34%) Snort
Systems Management
1 91 (31.06%) Nagios
2 52 (17.75%) SCOM
3 39 (13.31%) CiscoWorks
4 36 (12.29%) Puppet
5 32 (10.92%) Cacti
6 30 (10.24%) Control-M
7 21 (7.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 20 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (5.80%) NetBackup
10 16 (5.46%) SCCM
10 16 (5.46%) SolarWinds Orion
10 16 (5.46%) Cisco Prime
11 11 (3.75%) Tivoli
12 10 (3.41%) ServiceCenter
12 10 (3.41%) Munin
13 9 (3.07%) HP SIM
13 9 (3.07%) ZABBIX
13 9 (3.07%) Netcool
14 8 (2.73%) OPNET
15 7 (2.39%) OVSD
Vendors
1 253 (86.35%) HP
2 105 (35.84%) Cisco
3 94 (32.08%) Oracle
4 90 (30.72%) Microsoft
5 60 (20.48%) Juniper
6 57 (19.45%) CheckPoint
7 53 (18.09%) Remedy
8 46 (15.70%) VMware
9 37 (12.63%) IBM
10 36 (12.29%) Red Hat
11 35 (11.95%) SolarWinds
12 30 (10.24%) Lotus
13 23 (7.85%) Dell
14 21 (7.17%) Fujitsu
15 17 (5.80%) Veritas
16 16 (5.46%) Splunk
17 14 (4.78%) 3Com
17 14 (4.78%) Sun
17 14 (4.78%) Citrix
17 14 (4.78%) Nokia
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