The table below looks at the statistics for Opsview skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opsview over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opsview
Rank 828 859 852
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Permanent jobs citing Opsview 68 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.059% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.89% 0.95% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 58 58 35
Average salary £41,250 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £58,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -33.33%

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
7600 7398 6689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.90% 6.20% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6046 5887 5170
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%

Opsview
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Opsview Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Opsview
Salary Trend

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

Opsview Salary Trend in the UK

Opsview
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opsview over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Opsview Salary Histogram in the UK

Opsview
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opsview within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +19 68 £41,250 -10.81% 6
South East +21 24 £48,000 -8.57%
London +14 19 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East of England +14 13 £44,000 -7.36% 3
Essex +13 12 £44,000 -7.36% 1
Hampshire +3 12 £48,000 -8.57%
Andover - 12 £48,000 -
Brentwood -10 10 £44,000 -7.36% 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £37,500 -
South West +2 5 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +10 3 £37,500 +26.58% 1
Canary Wharf +4 3 £35,000 -
Bristol +3 3 £42,500 -
Leeds +3 3 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Yorkshire -5 3 £37,500 +31.00% 1
North West - 2 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £28,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £46,250 -
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Hove - 2 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £28,000 -
Bolton - 2 £47,500 -
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
Salisbury - 1 £40,000 -
Woking - 1 £34,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £20,000 - 2
Surrey - 1 £34,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £20,000 - 1

Opsview
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Opsview 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 Opsview.

1 123 (79.87%) Nagios
2 85 (55.19%) VMware
3 77 (50.00%) Linux
4 73 (47.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 69 (44.81%) Windows
6 67 (43.51%) SLA
7 58 (37.66%) Cisco
8 53 (34.42%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (33.77%) Incident Management
10 50 (32.47%) Apache
11 49 (31.82%) VPN
12 47 (30.52%) SAN
12 47 (30.52%) IIS
13 46 (29.87%) SQL Server
13 46 (29.87%) Active Directory
14 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (28.57%) Tomcat
16 43 (27.92%) ITIL
16 43 (27.92%) Clustering
17 42 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 41 (26.62%) Microsoft
19 38 (24.68%) Citrix
19 38 (24.68%) MS Exchange
19 38 (24.68%) MS Office
19 38 (24.68%) SQL Server 2008
19 38 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2007
19 38 (24.68%) SQL Server 2005
19 38 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2010
20 37 (24.03%) Service Management
21 35 (22.73%) UNIX

Opsview
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Opsview 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 Opsview. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (32.47%) Apache
2 47 (30.52%) IIS
3 44 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 38 (24.68%) MS Exchange
4 38 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (16.88%) Lync
6 25 (16.23%) JBoss
7 23 (14.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 23 (14.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (14.94%) Office Communications Server
7 23 (14.94%) SharePoint
8 22 (14.29%) WebLogic
9 13 (8.44%) nginx
10 12 (7.79%) Node.js
11 9 (5.84%) CloudStack
11 9 (5.84%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (5.19%) GlassFish
13 6 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 38 (24.68%) MS Office
2 2 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.90%) SaaS
3 4 (2.60%) Google Drive
4 3 (1.95%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (1.95%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (1.95%) Office 365
4 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (31.82%) VPN
2 47 (30.52%) SAN
3 30 (19.48%) FWSM
3 30 (19.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 28 (18.18%) LAN
4 28 (18.18%) WAN
4 28 (18.18%) BGP
4 28 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 28 (18.18%) Wireshark
4 28 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 26 (16.88%) Internet
6 19 (12.34%) DNS
7 18 (11.69%) Firewall
7 18 (11.69%) NAS
8 7 (4.55%) FTP
9 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.95%) DHCP
11 3 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 38 (24.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (24.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (11.04%) MySQL
4 9 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.19%) Informix
6 6 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.60%) Redis
8 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.65%) OpenTSDB
10 1 (0.65%) HBase
10 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 21 (13.64%) VisualVM
3 13 (8.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.79%) Subversion
5 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 7 (4.55%) Games
2 6 (3.90%) Back Office
3 5 (3.25%) Finance
4 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Billing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (27.92%) Analyst
2 28 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 23 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 21 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
5 21 (13.64%) Wintel Analyst
5 21 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
5 21 (13.64%) Operations Analyst
6 17 (11.04%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (11.04%) Support Engineer
7 16 (10.39%) Administrator
8 15 (9.74%) Technical Engineer
8 15 (9.74%) Applications Support
8 15 (9.74%) Systems Administrator
8 15 (9.74%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (8.44%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Service Desk Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Server Support
12 9 (5.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.94%) Middleware
2 22 (14.29%) COM+
3 14 (9.09%) Web Services
4 9 (5.84%) Apache Flex
5 6 (3.90%) LAMP
5 6 (3.90%) XML
5 6 (3.90%) .NET
6 3 (1.95%) SOAP
6 3 (1.95%) REST
6 3 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.30%) Ajax
7 2 (1.30%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.30%) HTML
7 2 (1.30%) CSS
8 1 (0.65%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.92%) Clustering
2 22 (14.29%) DataPower
2 22 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.55%) iPad
4 6 (3.90%) EqualLogic
4 6 (3.90%) CCTV
5 5 (3.25%) Streaming Music
5 5 (3.25%) Open Source
6 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.95%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.95%) iPhone
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 77 (50.00%) Linux
2 69 (44.81%) Windows
3 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (22.73%) UNIX
6 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (11.04%) CentOS
8 17 (11.04%) Solaris
9 10 (6.49%) Windows 7
9 10 (6.49%) Apple iOS
9 10 (6.49%) Android
10 5 (3.25%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.77%) Incident Management
2 43 (27.92%) ITIL
3 37 (24.03%) Service Management
4 28 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 28 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 27 (17.53%) Problem Management
6 23 (14.94%) Software Deployment
7 22 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (12.99%) DevOps
9 18 (11.69%) Configuration Management
10 17 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (9.74%) Change Control
12 9 (5.84%) ITSM
12 9 (5.84%) Security Management
12 9 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.55%) CRM
14 6 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.90%) Web Development
14 6 (3.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.29%) Ruby
2 19 (12.34%) PHP
3 18 (11.69%) Java
3 18 (11.69%) Python
4 17 (11.04%) Perl
5 16 (10.39%) SQL
6 13 (8.44%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.90%) Korn
8 6 (3.90%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.95%) VB
10 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 53 (34.42%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (19.48%) CCNP
3 28 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 27 (17.53%) DV Cleared
5 24 (15.58%) CCNA
5 24 (15.58%) MCSE
5 24 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (15.58%) Degree
6 23 (14.94%) MCP
7 17 (11.04%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.30%) CCIE
9 2 (1.30%) CCSP
9 2 (1.30%) CISSP
10 1 (0.65%) MCSA
10 1 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (43.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (47.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (29.87%) Active Directory
3 27 (17.53%) vSphere
4 26 (16.88%) Hyper-V
5 23 (14.94%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (14.94%) XenDesktop
6 15 (9.74%) XenApp
7 8 (5.19%) Xen
8 3 (1.95%) NFS
9 2 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.65%) iptables
10 1 (0.65%) KVM
10 1 (0.65%) pfSense
10 1 (0.65%) Squid
Systems Management
1 123 (79.87%) Nagios
2 28 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
2 28 (18.18%) Cisco LMS
3 26 (16.88%) SCCM
3 26 (16.88%) SCOM
4 25 (16.23%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (15.58%) Puppet
6 15 (9.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (8.44%) Graphite
8 9 (5.84%) Cacti
8 9 (5.84%) collectd
8 9 (5.84%) Ansible
9 8 (5.19%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (1.95%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (1.30%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.30%) Salt
12 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 85 (55.19%) VMware
2 58 (37.66%) Cisco
3 41 (26.62%) Microsoft
4 38 (24.68%) Citrix
5 33 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 31 (20.13%) Splunk
7 29 (18.83%) Dell
8 25 (16.23%) HP
9 24 (15.58%) CommVault
9 24 (15.58%) IBM
10 23 (14.94%) Veeam
10 23 (14.94%) Huawei
11 20 (12.99%) Symantec
12 16 (10.39%) CheckPoint
13 15 (9.74%) NetApp
13 15 (9.74%) Kaspersky
14 12 (7.79%) SolarWinds
15 9 (5.84%) Akamai
16 6 (3.90%) Sybase
17 5 (3.25%) Veritas
London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago