The table below looks at the statistics for OVSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank 941 971 1007
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +36
Permanent jobs citing OVSD 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.036% 0.025% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £46,500 - £24,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £24,500

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
8382 7886 7796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.15% 7.15% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6800 6248 6177
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OVSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

OVSD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OVSD
Salary Trend

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

OVSD Salary Trend in the UK

OVSD
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OVSD within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 3 £46,500 -
London - 3 £46,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -

OVSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing OVSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OVSD.

1 18 (100.00%) OpenView
1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (88.89%) iSeries
3 14 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 14 (77.78%) CA
3 14 (77.78%) Unicenter
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 14 (77.78%) Change Management
4 13 (72.22%) AS400
5 11 (61.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (55.56%) Splunk
6 10 (55.56%) CA Wily
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (33.33%) Banking
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Unix
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) SLA
10 3 (16.67%) Control-M
10 3 (16.67%) SunGard
10 3 (16.67%) Service Management
11 2 (11.11%) Network Security
11 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 2 (11.11%) Application Performance Management

OVSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 12 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Monitoring Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) iSeries
2 13 (72.22%) AS400
3 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Change Management
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) OpenView
2 14 (77.78%) Unicenter
3 10 (55.56%) CA Wily
4 3 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 14 (77.78%) CA
2 14 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 10 (55.56%) Splunk
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) SunGard