Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenView skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenView over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP OpenView (HPOV)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1065 1201
Rank change year-on-year -86 +136 -158
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 38 154 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.082% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.95% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 149 72
UK median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,500 £40,000 £34,665
% change year-on-year +46.25% +15.39% -13.34%

OpenView is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15758 16262 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.77% 8.69% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12923 13142 13660
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenView as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView in the UK

OpenView
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenView in the UK

OpenView
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenView in the UK

OpenView
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -68 38 £61,500 +6.96% 2
London -54 27 £61,500 -5.38%
UK excluding London -32 11 £58,500 +46.25% 3
North of England -26 8 £51,250 +46.43%
North East +1 5 £65,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire -24 3 £20,000 -42.86%
South West +8 2 £52,000 +30.00%
East of England +1 1 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenView 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 OpenView.

1 36 (94.74%) HP
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco
3 28 (73.68%) Windows
4 24 (63.16%) Linux
5 23 (60.53%) Firewall
6 22 (57.89%) DNS
7 21 (55.26%) Solaris
8 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
10 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (39.47%) Palo Alto
11 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
12 14 (36.84%) SLA
12 14 (36.84%) QRadar
12 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
12 14 (36.84%) Cacti
12 14 (36.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 14 (36.84%) Degree
13 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (34.21%) Citrix
13 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
13 13 (34.21%) MS Visio
13 13 (34.21%) VMware
14 12 (31.58%) CCIE
15 11 (28.95%) High Availability
16 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
16 10 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
16 10 (26.32%) AlgoSec
16 10 (26.32%) CCSP

OpenView
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 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.68%) SAS
3 7 (18.42%) OpenStack
4 6 (15.79%) Apache
4 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
5 5 (13.16%) iPlanet
5 5 (13.16%) JBoss
5 5 (13.16%) MQSeries
5 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
5 5 (13.16%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.63%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (34.21%) MS Visio
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.63%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 22 (57.89%) DNS
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
5 9 (23.68%) NetScaler
5 9 (23.68%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) Wireshark
6 8 (21.05%) VPN
7 7 (18.42%) MPLS
7 7 (18.42%) Wireless
8 6 (15.79%) BGP
8 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
8 6 (15.79%) OSPF
8 6 (15.79%) SAN
8 6 (15.79%) VoIP
9 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (13.16%) DHCP
9 5 (13.16%) LDAP
9 5 (13.16%) OpenFlow
9 5 (13.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) OLTP
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JMeter
1 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (36.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (36.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (36.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 14 (36.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Telecoms Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Test Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Test Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Unix Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Junior
9 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Apache Flex
1 5 (13.16%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.63%) SAML
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.68%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.26%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Linux
3 21 (55.26%) Solaris
4 8 (21.05%) Unix
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.16%) AIX
7 5 (13.16%) HPUX
7 5 (13.16%) SUSE
8 2 (5.26%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) High Availability
2 10 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Network Virtualisation
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Application Performance Management
5 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) Network Design
5 5 (13.16%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (10.53%) Data Management
6 4 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 4 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) C-shell
2 2 (5.26%) Korn
2 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) Degree
3 12 (31.58%) CCIE
4 10 (26.32%) CCSP
5 9 (23.68%) CCNP
6 5 (13.16%) JNCIE
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (5.26%) CCNA
9 1 (2.63%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) MCITP
9 1 (2.63%) MCTS
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
2 9 (23.68%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.16%) KVM
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (13.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Firmware
6 4 (10.53%) ISA Server
6 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.53%) XenServer
7 2 (5.26%) Samba
7 2 (5.26%) vSphere
8 1 (2.63%) Docker
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.63%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Cacti
1 14 (36.84%) QRadar
1 14 (36.84%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (23.68%) Ansible
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (18.42%) Nagios
4 5 (13.16%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (13.16%) SCOM
5 4 (10.53%) HP SIM
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (10.53%) SCCM
6 2 (5.26%) Control-M
6 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.26%) Puppet
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
7 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) HP
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco
3 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Palo Alto
5 13 (34.21%) Citrix
5 13 (34.21%) VMware
6 10 (26.32%) AlgoSec
6 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
7 7 (18.42%) F5
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 6 (15.79%) BMC
8 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 6 (15.79%) Sun
9 5 (13.16%) AppDynamics
9 5 (13.16%) Cognos
9 5 (13.16%) Dell
9 5 (13.16%) New Relic
9 5 (13.16%) Opsware
9 5 (13.16%) PlateSpin
9 5 (13.16%) Veritas