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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opsview
Rank 803 856 848
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -8
Permanent jobs citing Opsview 87 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.043% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 31
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.57% -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
7264 7033 6202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.71% 6.23% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5810 5546 4767
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 +52 87 £37,500 -21.05% 11
London +11 29 £35,000 -30.00% 5
South East +23 23 £48,000 -8.57% 1
East of England +24 17 £20,000 -55.55% 1
Hampshire +6 14 £48,000 -8.57%
Andover - 14 £48,000 -
Essex +10 12 £44,000 -
Brentwood 0 12 £44,000 -
Yorkshire -4 10 £35,000 +14.75% 3
Leeds +1 6 £37,500 +18.11% 2
West Yorkshire -8 6 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Buckinghamshire - 6 £38,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £38,000 - 1
Hertfordshire 0 5 £20,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -14 5 £20,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -4 4 £35,000 +27.27%
Sheffield -5 4 £35,000 +27.27%
South West - 4 £42,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £28,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £46,250 -
North West - 2 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Hove - 2 £65,000 -
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
Bristol - 2 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £28,000 -
Bolton - 2 £47,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £52,500 -
Woking - 1 £34,000 -

Opsview
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 132 (79.04%) Nagios
2 86 (51.50%) VMware
2 86 (51.50%) Linux
3 79 (47.31%) Windows
4 74 (44.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (40.12%) SLA
6 59 (35.33%) Cisco
7 57 (34.13%) Apache
8 54 (32.34%) SAN
9 53 (31.74%) IIS
10 52 (31.14%) SQL Server
10 52 (31.14%) Cisco Certification
10 52 (31.14%) Incident Management
11 51 (30.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 51 (30.54%) Tomcat
12 49 (29.34%) Active Directory
12 49 (29.34%) VPN
13 47 (28.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 47 (28.14%) Clustering
14 46 (27.54%) Microsoft
14 46 (27.54%) ITIL
15 42 (25.15%) UNIX
16 41 (24.55%) MS Exchange
16 41 (24.55%) Citrix
16 41 (24.55%) MS Office
16 41 (24.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 41 (24.55%) Exchange Server 2010
16 41 (24.55%) SQL Server 2005
16 41 (24.55%) Exchange Server 2007
17 37 (22.16%) Service Management

Opsview
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 57 (34.13%) Apache
2 53 (31.74%) IIS
3 51 (30.54%) Tomcat
4 41 (24.55%) MS Exchange
4 41 (24.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (24.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (18.56%) JBoss
6 27 (16.17%) Lync
7 25 (14.97%) WebLogic
8 24 (14.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 24 (14.37%) Office Communications Server
8 24 (14.37%) SharePoint
8 24 (14.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (10.18%) nginx
10 16 (9.58%) Node.js
11 13 (7.78%) CloudStack
11 13 (7.78%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (4.19%) GlassFish
12 7 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (2.99%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (24.55%) MS Office
2 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.39%) SaaS
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.80%) Office 365
4 3 (1.80%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (1.80%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 54 (32.34%) SAN
2 49 (29.34%) VPN
3 31 (18.56%) Internet
4 28 (16.77%) FWSM
4 28 (16.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (14.97%) BGP
5 25 (14.97%) EIGRP
5 25 (14.97%) Wireshark
5 25 (14.97%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (14.97%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (14.97%) LAN
5 25 (14.97%) WAN
6 24 (14.37%) DNS
7 21 (12.57%) NAS
7 21 (12.57%) Firewall
8 7 (4.19%) FTP
8 7 (4.19%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.40%) VoIP
9 4 (2.40%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (31.14%) SQL Server
2 41 (24.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 41 (24.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (12.57%) MySQL
4 13 (7.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (5.39%) Informix
6 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.40%) Redis
7 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.60%) HBase
9 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.60%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 25 (14.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 24 (14.37%) VisualVM
3 12 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.19%) Subversion
4 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.80%) JIRA
6 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (4.79%) Games
2 5 (2.99%) Back Office
2 5 (2.99%) Finance
3 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.40%) Billing
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (28.14%) Analyst
2 25 (14.97%) Network Engineer
2 25 (14.97%) Support Analyst
2 25 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (13.17%) Operations Analyst
3 22 (13.17%) Operations Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Wintel Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Wintel Analyst
5 19 (11.38%) Applications Support
6 18 (10.78%) Support Engineer
7 17 (10.18%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (10.18%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) Administrator
9 15 (8.98%) Applications Support Analyst
9 15 (8.98%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (7.78%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (5.99%) Server Support
12 10 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (5.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.57%) Middleware
2 25 (14.97%) COM+
3 21 (12.57%) Web Services
4 13 (7.78%) Apache Flex
5 9 (5.39%) XML
5 9 (5.39%) .NET
6 6 (3.59%) SOAP
6 6 (3.59%) REST
6 6 (3.59%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (2.99%) Ajax
7 5 (2.99%) LAMP
7 5 (2.99%) HTML
7 5 (2.99%) CSS
8 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.80%) Apache Camel
8 3 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (28.14%) Clustering
2 25 (14.97%) DataPower
2 25 (14.97%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.19%) EqualLogic
3 7 (4.19%) iPad
3 7 (4.19%) CCTV
4 6 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.59%) Open Source
5 5 (2.99%) Streaming Music
6 4 (2.40%) Replication
6 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.40%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.80%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.60%) IPTV
8 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 86 (51.50%) Linux
2 79 (47.31%) Windows
3 51 (30.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (28.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (25.15%) UNIX
6 25 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (13.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (10.78%) CentOS
9 16 (9.58%) Solaris
10 10 (5.99%) Android
10 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
10 10 (5.99%) Apple iOS
11 8 (4.79%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.14%) Incident Management
2 46 (27.54%) ITIL
3 37 (22.16%) Service Management
4 27 (16.17%) Problem Management
5 26 (15.57%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (14.97%) Root Cause Analysis
6 25 (14.97%) Capacity Management
6 25 (14.97%) ITIL V3
7 24 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (13.77%) Software Deployment
9 22 (13.17%) DevOps
10 21 (12.57%) Configuration Management
11 18 (10.78%) Change Control
12 14 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (7.78%) Security Management
14 12 (7.19%) ITSM
15 11 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (5.39%) Project Management
16 9 (5.39%) CRM
17 7 (4.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.37%) Java
1 24 (14.37%) Ruby
2 20 (11.98%) PHP
3 18 (10.78%) SQL
3 18 (10.78%) Perl
4 17 (10.18%) Python
5 13 (7.78%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.99%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.79%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.99%) Korn
9 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.80%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) C
11 1 (0.60%) Golang
Qualifications
1 52 (31.14%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (16.77%) CCNP
3 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (15.57%) MCSE
4 25 (14.97%) Degree
4 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
5 24 (14.37%) MCP
5 24 (14.37%) DV Cleared
6 20 (11.98%) CCNA
7 18 (10.78%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.80%) CCIE
9 3 (1.80%) CCSP
9 3 (1.80%) CISSP
9 3 (1.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.20%) MCSA
10 2 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (40.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (44.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (29.34%) Active Directory
3 29 (17.37%) vSphere
4 27 (16.17%) Hyper-V
5 24 (14.37%) XenDesktop
5 24 (14.37%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (10.18%) XenApp
7 9 (5.39%) Xen
8 3 (1.80%) NFS
8 3 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.20%) XenServer
10 1 (0.60%) Squid
10 1 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.60%) pfSense
10 1 (0.60%) KVM
10 1 (0.60%) iptables
Systems Management
1 132 (79.04%) Nagios
2 27 (16.17%) SCCM
2 27 (16.17%) SCOM
3 25 (14.97%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (14.97%) Cisco Prime
3 25 (14.97%) Cisco LMS
4 20 (11.98%) Puppet
5 17 (10.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (10.18%) Graphite
6 13 (7.78%) collectd
6 13 (7.78%) Ansible
7 11 (6.59%) Cacti
8 9 (5.39%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.80%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (1.80%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.80%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.80%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.80%) Salt
10 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 86 (51.50%) VMware
2 59 (35.33%) Cisco
3 46 (27.54%) Microsoft
4 41 (24.55%) Citrix
5 36 (21.56%) Splunk
6 35 (20.96%) Red Hat
7 31 (18.56%) Dell
8 29 (17.37%) HP
9 28 (16.77%) IBM
10 25 (14.97%) CommVault
11 24 (14.37%) Huawei
11 24 (14.37%) Veeam
12 22 (13.17%) Symantec
13 18 (10.78%) CheckPoint
14 17 (10.18%) NetApp
14 17 (10.18%) Kaspersky
15 13 (7.78%) SolarWinds
15 13 (7.78%) Akamai
16 6 (3.59%) Veritas
16 6 (3.59%) Juniper
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 7 hours ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
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London
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Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
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Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago