The table below looks at the statistics for OVSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank 936 940 940
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing OVSD 15 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.014% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 9
Average salary £34,250 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 - £30,000

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
7654 7355 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5874 5338
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,236
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OVSD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OVSD within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 - 15 £34,250 - 1
London - 8 £35,000 - 1
South East - 7 £31,750 -
Kent - 3 £30,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £33,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 - - 1
Tonbridge - 2 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

OVSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OVSD 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 OVSD.

1 15 (100.00%) OpenView
1 15 (100.00%) HP
2 14 (93.33%) iSeries
3 12 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (80.00%) Change Management
3 12 (80.00%) CA
3 12 (80.00%) Unicenter
3 12 (80.00%) ITIL
4 11 (73.33%) AS400
5 9 (60.00%) CA Wily
5 9 (60.00%) Splunk
5 9 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (33.33%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Service Management
8 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (20.00%) Unix
8 3 (20.00%) Windows
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) SLA
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) SunGard
8 3 (20.00%) Control-M
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (13.33%) Application Performance Management
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Management

OVSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OVSD 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 OVSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Monitoring Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) iSeries
2 11 (73.33%) AS400
3 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Change Management
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) OpenView
2 12 (80.00%) Unicenter
3 9 (60.00%) CA Wily
4 3 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (80.00%) CA
2 12 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 9 (60.00%) Splunk
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) SunGard
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Bonus / Excellent bens
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