The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HP SIM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 897 908
Rank change year-on-year +47 +11  
Permanent jobs citing HP SIM 13 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.043% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 41
Median salary £46,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.70% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £33,500 £26,896
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £54,250 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

HP SIM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7338 8400 8151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.61% 8.53% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5861 6826 6457
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £74,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

HP SIM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing HP SIM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for HP SIM in the UK

HP SIM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP SIM.

Salary trend for HP SIM in the UK

HP SIM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP SIM over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for HP SIM in the UK

HP SIM
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP SIM within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. 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 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 +35 13 £46,000 +15.00%
London +42 8 £50,000 +17.64%
South East +57 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Hampshire +27 3 £39,000 +16.41%
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +28 1 £52,500 -
Portsmouth -14 1 £42,000 +25.37%

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing HP SIM 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 HP SIM.

1 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
1 31 (96.88%) HP
2 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
4 20 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (56.25%) VMware
5 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (50.00%) Cisco
7 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
7 15 (46.88%) ITIL
7 15 (46.88%) Citrix
8 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
9 13 (40.63%) Finance
10 12 (37.50%) SQL
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (28.13%) SCCM
13 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
13 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
14 8 (25.00%) SCOM
14 8 (25.00%) Clustering
14 8 (25.00%) SLA
14 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
14 8 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (21.88%) OpenView

HP SIM
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
5 6 (18.75%) Skype for Business
6 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (12.50%) IIS
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) SNMP
4 4 (12.50%) POP3
4 4 (12.50%) SMTP
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) DSL
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (3.13%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) AS400
3 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (6.25%) VAX
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
3 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Unix
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.25%) Solaris
7 2 (6.25%) VMS
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Contact Management
2 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
3 6 (18.75%) Data Management
3 6 (18.75%) High Availability
3 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.25%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Service Design
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) ITSM
8 1 (3.13%) Statistics
8 1 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) AWK
3 1 (3.13%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) sed
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) MCP
2 6 (18.75%) MCSE
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) CCA
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.50%) XenServer
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.25%) Firmware
7 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 8 (25.00%) SCOM
3 7 (21.88%) OpenView
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
7 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
7 3 (9.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (9.38%) WSUS
8 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (6.25%) Control-M
8 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Netcool
8 2 (6.25%) NetVault Backup
8 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
8 2 (6.25%) Tivoli NetView
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) HP
1 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 15 (46.88%) Citrix
5 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
6 7 (21.88%) Kaseya
7 6 (18.75%) Symantec
8 4 (12.50%) McAfee
9 3 (9.38%) Dell
9 3 (9.38%) IronPort
9 3 (9.38%) NetApp
10 2 (6.25%) IBM
10 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.25%) Remedy
10 2 (6.25%) Sophos
10 2 (6.25%) Veritas
10 2 (6.25%) Wallstreet Suite
11 1 (3.13%) GFI Software
11 1 (3.13%) Oracle