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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opsview
Rank 827 850 842
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Opsview 72 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.022% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% 0.35% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 47 7 44
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +76.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £50,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £42,501 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +13.33%

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
7454 6575 6383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.40% 6.18% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5929 5331 5185
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Opsview Salary Histogram in the UK

Opsview
Top 18 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 29 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
England +14 72 £45,000 -21.73% 3
London +24 39 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Yorkshire -32 17 £27,500 -
City of London +6 14 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Leeds -18 14 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire -28 14 £27,500 -
Essex +15 8 - -
East of England -6 8 - -
Brentwood +8 6 - -
South East -16 6 £32,500 -23.53%
Reading -2 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Berkshire -2 4 £35,000 -17.64%
South Yorkshire - 3 £24,750 -
Sheffield - 3 £24,750 -
Bristol - 2 £27,500 -
Dorking - 2 £30,000 -
Surrey - 2 £30,000 -
South West - 2 £27,500 -

Opsview
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 132 (84.62%) Nagios
2 126 (80.77%) Linux
3 73 (46.79%) MySQL
4 67 (42.95%) Java
5 64 (41.03%) UNIX
5 64 (41.03%) Apache
6 63 (40.38%) Windows
7 60 (38.46%) Tomcat
8 56 (35.90%) Perl
8 56 (35.90%) Bash Shell
9 54 (34.62%) Oracle
10 47 (30.13%) Red Hat
10 47 (30.13%) Puppet
11 44 (28.21%) DevOps
12 43 (27.56%) Configuration Management
12 43 (27.56%) VMware
13 41 (26.28%) IIS
14 40 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 39 (25.00%) Ruby
15 39 (25.00%) Internet
16 38 (24.36%) Python
17 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
18 35 (22.44%) Telecoms
19 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (21.15%) Jenkins
21 32 (20.51%) Splunk
22 31 (19.87%) SaaS
22 31 (19.87%) SQL
22 31 (19.87%) .NET
23 30 (19.23%) Firewall

Opsview
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 64 (41.03%) Apache
2 60 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 41 (26.28%) IIS
4 21 (13.46%) nginx
5 18 (11.54%) WebLogic
6 16 (10.26%) Node.js
7 9 (5.77%) CloudStack
7 9 (5.77%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.92%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.28%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.28%) Confluence
10 2 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.28%) Mule
11 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.87%) SaaS
2 24 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.92%) PaaS
4 3 (1.92%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.92%) IaaS
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) Office 365
6 1 (0.64%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.00%) Internet
2 30 (19.23%) Firewall
3 28 (17.95%) DNS
4 18 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 18 (11.54%) SAN
5 15 (9.62%) NAS
6 9 (5.77%) SNMP
7 8 (5.13%) HTTP
8 6 (3.85%) LDAP
9 5 (3.21%) VPN
9 5 (3.21%) SSL
10 4 (2.56%) SMTP
10 4 (2.56%) FTP
11 3 (1.92%) DHCP
11 3 (1.92%) tcpdump
11 3 (1.92%) SSH
11 3 (1.92%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (46.79%) MySQL
2 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.97%) Hadoop
4 12 (7.69%) Redis
4 12 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (7.05%) HBase
6 10 (6.41%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.85%) Informix
9 6 (3.85%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.28%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Jenkins
2 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 20 (12.82%) Subversion
4 15 (9.62%) Hudson
5 14 (8.97%) VisualVM
6 8 (5.13%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.85%) JIRA
8 5 (3.21%) Maven
8 5 (3.21%) Ant
9 4 (2.56%) Selenium
10 2 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (22.44%) Telecoms
2 21 (13.46%) Games
3 18 (11.54%) Finance
4 12 (7.69%) Online Betting
5 4 (2.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 2 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (18.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 18 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.90%) Environment Manager
5 15 (9.62%) Analyst
5 15 (9.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Administrator
6 13 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Operations Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Middleware Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.87%) .NET
2 21 (13.46%) ASP.NET
3 19 (12.18%) Web Services
4 17 (10.90%) Middleware
5 16 (10.26%) LAMP
6 13 (8.33%) COM+
7 12 (7.69%) SOAP
8 9 (5.77%) J2EE
8 9 (5.77%) Apache Flex
9 7 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (3.21%) jQuery
10 5 (3.21%) XML
10 5 (3.21%) CSS
11 3 (1.92%) JDBC
11 3 (1.92%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.92%) JPA
11 3 (1.92%) Memcached
12 2 (1.28%) HTML5
12 2 (1.28%) Ext JS
12 2 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.97%) Open Source
3 13 (8.33%) DataPower
3 13 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 13 (8.33%) IBM XIV
4 12 (7.69%) Online Games
5 10 (6.41%) Social Media
5 10 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.77%) IPTV
7 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
8 7 (4.49%) Video on Demand
8 7 (4.49%) Clustering
9 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.92%) Replication
9 3 (1.92%) Wiki
10 2 (1.28%) iPad
11 1 (0.64%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.64%) CCTV
11 1 (0.64%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 126 (80.77%) Linux
2 64 (41.03%) UNIX
3 63 (40.38%) Windows
4 40 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (18.59%) CentOS
6 19 (12.18%) Ubuntu
7 15 (9.62%) Solaris
8 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.56%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.56%) Android
12 1 (0.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.21%) DevOps
2 43 (27.56%) Configuration Management
3 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (14.74%) Load Balancing
6 19 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (12.18%) Project Management
7 18 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 18 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (10.26%) Change Management
8 16 (10.26%) Incident Management
9 14 (8.97%) Security Management
9 14 (8.97%) Scrum
10 11 (7.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.77%) ITIL
11 9 (5.77%) Software Architecture
12 8 (5.13%) Problem Management
13 7 (4.49%) Release Management
13 7 (4.49%) B2B
14 6 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.95%) Java
2 56 (35.90%) Perl
2 56 (35.90%) Bash Shell
3 39 (25.00%) Ruby
4 38 (24.36%) Python
5 31 (19.87%) SQL
6 25 (16.03%) Shell Script
7 21 (13.46%) PHP
8 15 (9.62%) AWK
9 13 (8.33%) sed
10 8 (5.13%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.28%) Korn
12 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.97%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) CCDE
2 4 (2.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (2.56%) CCIE
2 4 (2.56%) CCSP
2 4 (2.56%) CCNP
2 4 (2.56%) CISSP
2 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.28%) RHCE
4 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.28%) ISEB
4 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.82%) QA
2 8 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.62%) vSphere
3 13 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.77%) Squid
5 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.28%) Varnish
6 2 (1.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.64%) XenServer
7 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.64%) NFS
7 1 (0.64%) Xen
7 1 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 132 (84.62%) Nagios
2 47 (30.13%) Puppet
3 28 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.33%) Cacti
5 12 (7.69%) Munin
6 11 (7.05%) Cobbler
7 9 (5.77%) collectd
7 9 (5.77%) Ansible
8 7 (4.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (2.56%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.92%) Hyperic
11 2 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (1.28%) Icinga
11 2 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.64%) Foglight
12 1 (0.64%) SCCM
12 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (34.62%) Oracle
2 47 (30.13%) Red Hat
3 43 (27.56%) VMware
4 32 (20.51%) Splunk
5 26 (16.67%) IBM
6 24 (15.38%) JBoss
7 21 (13.46%) TEOCO
7 21 (13.46%) CyberSource
7 21 (13.46%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (8.97%) F5
8 14 (8.97%) Microsoft
9 10 (6.41%) Cisco
9 10 (6.41%) SolarWinds
10 9 (5.77%) Akamai
11 7 (4.49%) Riverbed
11 7 (4.49%) Symantec
12 6 (3.85%) HP
12 6 (3.85%) NetApp
13 5 (3.21%) Veritas
13 5 (3.21%) Google
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