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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opsview
Rank 831 856 880
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Opsview 72 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.010% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% 0.17% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 1 39
Average salary £45,000 £42,501 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £42,501 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £42,501 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,501 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +57.40%

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
7453 6502 6530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.53% 6.11% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 5238 5291
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014 within the UK.

Opsview Salary Histogram in the UK

Opsview
Top 22 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 15 September 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 +23 72 £45,000 +5.88% 7
London +19 41 £60,000 - 5
Yorkshire -16 16 £27,500 - 1
City of London - 14 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -13 13 £27,500 - 1
Leeds -22 13 £27,500 - 1
Essex +9 9 £35,000 -
East of England -10 9 £35,000 -
Brentwood +4 5 - -
South East -20 4 £31,750 -25.29% 1
Berkshire +3 3 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Reading -2 3 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Sheffield - 3 £24,750 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £24,750 -
Witham - 2 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
Bristol - 1 £27,500 -
Dorking - 1 £30,000 -
Surrey - 1 £30,000 -
South West - 1 £27,500 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -

Opsview
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 137 (83.03%) Nagios
2 134 (81.21%) Linux
3 79 (47.88%) MySQL
4 69 (41.82%) Java
4 69 (41.82%) Windows
5 66 (40.00%) Apache
5 66 (40.00%) UNIX
6 64 (38.79%) Tomcat
7 60 (36.36%) Perl
7 60 (36.36%) Bash Shell
8 54 (32.73%) Oracle
9 50 (30.30%) Red Hat
10 49 (29.70%) Puppet
10 49 (29.70%) DevOps
11 48 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (26.67%) VMware
12 44 (26.67%) Configuration Management
13 43 (26.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 42 (25.45%) Ruby
14 42 (25.45%) Internet
14 42 (25.45%) SQL Server
15 41 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (24.24%) IIS
17 39 (23.64%) Python
18 37 (22.42%) Firewall
19 35 (21.21%) Telecoms
20 34 (20.61%) .NET
20 34 (20.61%) Jenkins
21 32 (19.39%) Splunk
21 32 (19.39%) CentOS

Opsview
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 66 (40.00%) Apache
2 64 (38.79%) Tomcat
3 40 (24.24%) IIS
4 24 (14.55%) nginx
5 18 (10.91%) Node.js
5 18 (10.91%) WebLogic
6 11 (6.67%) CloudStack
6 11 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.82%) Mule
9 3 (1.82%) Confluence
10 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.21%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.21%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.79%) SaaS
2 27 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.82%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.82%) PaaS
4 3 (1.82%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.82%) IaaS
4 3 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.45%) Internet
2 37 (22.42%) Firewall
3 30 (18.18%) DNS
4 24 (14.55%) SAN
5 18 (10.91%) TCP/IP
6 17 (10.30%) NAS
7 9 (5.45%) HTTP
7 9 (5.45%) SNMP
8 6 (3.64%) VPN
8 6 (3.64%) LDAP
9 5 (3.03%) SSL
10 4 (2.42%) FTP
10 4 (2.42%) SMTP
11 3 (1.82%) DHCP
11 3 (1.82%) SSH
11 3 (1.82%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.82%) tcpdump
12 2 (1.21%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (1.21%) VoIP
13 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (47.88%) MySQL
2 42 (25.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.48%) Hadoop
4 12 (7.27%) Redis
4 12 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.67%) HBase
6 10 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.85%) Informix
7 8 (4.85%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.82%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (20.61%) Jenkins
2 26 (15.76%) Git (software)
3 22 (13.33%) Subversion
4 16 (9.70%) Hudson
5 14 (8.48%) VisualVM
6 11 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.45%) JIRA
8 4 (2.42%) Selenium
8 4 (2.42%) Maven
8 4 (2.42%) Ant
9 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 23 (13.94%) Games
3 20 (12.12%) Finance
4 12 (7.27%) Online Betting
5 5 (3.03%) Billing
6 2 (1.21%) Electronics
6 2 (1.21%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (18.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (14.55%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (10.30%) Environment Manager
3 17 (10.30%) Analyst
3 17 (10.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 17 (10.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 14 (8.48%) Administrator
4 14 (8.48%) Operations Engineer
5 13 (7.88%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Middleware Analyst
10 7 (4.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.24%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.61%) .NET
2 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 19 (11.52%) Middleware
3 19 (11.52%) Web Services
4 16 (9.70%) LAMP
5 13 (7.88%) COM+
6 12 (7.27%) SOAP
7 11 (6.67%) Apache Flex
8 9 (5.45%) J2EE
8 9 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (3.03%) jQuery
9 5 (3.03%) CSS
9 5 (3.03%) XML
10 3 (1.82%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.82%) JDBC
10 3 (1.82%) JPA
10 3 (1.82%) Memcached
11 2 (1.21%) HTML5
11 2 (1.21%) Ext JS
11 2 (1.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.30%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.09%) IBM XIV
2 15 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (8.48%) Open Source
4 13 (7.88%) DataPower
5 12 (7.27%) Online Games
6 11 (6.67%) IPTV
6 11 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 10 (6.06%) Video on Demand
7 10 (6.06%) Social Media
8 9 (5.45%) Mathematics
9 8 (4.85%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (4.24%) Clustering
11 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.82%) Replication
11 3 (1.82%) Wiki
12 2 (1.21%) iPad
13 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.61%) CCTV
13 1 (0.61%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 134 (81.21%) Linux
2 69 (41.82%) Windows
3 66 (40.00%) UNIX
4 43 (26.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (19.39%) CentOS
6 21 (12.73%) Ubuntu
7 19 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (9.09%) Solaris
9 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.42%) Android
11 1 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.70%) DevOps
2 48 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 41 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (16.97%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (15.15%) Load Balancing
7 22 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (12.73%) Project Management
9 18 (10.91%) E-Commerce
9 18 (10.91%) Scrum
10 16 (9.70%) Change Management
10 16 (9.70%) Incident Management
11 15 (9.09%) Security Management
12 10 (6.06%) ITIL
12 10 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (5.45%) Software Architecture
14 8 (4.85%) TDD
15 7 (4.24%) Problem Management
15 7 (4.24%) Release Management
15 7 (4.24%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 69 (41.82%) Java
2 60 (36.36%) Perl
2 60 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 42 (25.45%) Ruby
4 39 (23.64%) Python
5 30 (18.18%) SQL
6 27 (16.36%) Shell Script
7 23 (13.94%) PHP
8 15 (9.09%) AWK
9 13 (7.88%) sed
10 8 (4.85%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (10.30%) Degree
2 7 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.64%) CCIE
3 6 (3.64%) CCSP
3 6 (3.64%) CCNP
3 6 (3.64%) CCDE
3 6 (3.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (3.64%) CISSP
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.21%) RHCE
5 2 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.21%) ISEB
5 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.21%) MCSE
5 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.61%) MCP
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.12%) QA
2 9 (5.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (10.91%) vSphere
3 12 (7.27%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.45%) Squid
5 6 (3.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.82%) XenServer
7 3 (1.82%) Varnish
8 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.21%) XenApp
9 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.61%) Xen
9 1 (0.61%) KVM
9 1 (0.61%) NFS
9 1 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 137 (83.03%) Nagios
2 49 (29.70%) Puppet
3 31 (18.79%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (9.09%) Cacti
5 12 (7.27%) Munin
6 11 (6.67%) collectd
6 11 (6.67%) Ansible
6 11 (6.67%) Cobbler
7 7 (4.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (3.64%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (3.64%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.82%) Hyperic
10 2 (1.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.21%) SCCM
10 2 (1.21%) SCOM
10 2 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.61%) Foglight
11 1 (0.61%) Icinga
Vendors
1 54 (32.73%) Oracle
2 50 (30.30%) Red Hat
3 44 (26.67%) VMware
4 32 (19.39%) Splunk
5 28 (16.97%) IBM
6 24 (14.55%) JBoss
7 22 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (12.73%) TEOCO
8 21 (12.73%) CyberSource
9 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
10 16 (9.70%) Cisco
10 16 (9.70%) F5
11 12 (7.27%) SolarWinds
12 11 (6.67%) HP
12 11 (6.67%) Akamai
13 9 (5.45%) Symantec
13 9 (5.45%) Riverbed
14 8 (4.85%) NetApp
15 7 (4.24%) Veritas
16 5 (3.03%) Google
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