Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP OpenView (HPOV)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1051 1184
Rank change year-on-year -75 +133 -115
Permanent jobs citing OpenView 49 171 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.088% 0.056%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 1.02% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 41 169 100
UK median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +27.78% -3.23%
10th Percentile £33,549 £32,500 £28,575
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,665
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.82% -25.19%

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 15399 16770 16887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 8.64% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12521 13644 13567
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenView in the UK

OpenView
Top 9 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 23 September 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 -69 49 £61,500 +6.96% 2
London -36 32 £62,500 -3.85%
UK excluding London 0 17 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North of England -35 9 £37,500 -1.32%
Yorkshire -4 6 £37,000 -2.63%
South West +26 5 £35,094 -12.27%
North East +23 3 £65,000 +100.00%
South East +36 2 £75,000 +66.67% 2
East of England - 1 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 46 (93.88%) HP
2 30 (61.22%) Cisco
3 28 (57.14%) Windows
3 28 (57.14%) Linux
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 22 (44.90%) DNS
6 21 (42.86%) Firewall
7 19 (38.78%) Solaris
7 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Office
8 18 (36.73%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (34.69%) TCP/IP
9 17 (34.69%) Degree
10 15 (30.61%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (30.61%) MS Visio
11 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
11 14 (28.57%) VMware
11 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 14 (28.57%) Cacti
11 14 (28.57%) Palo Alto
12 13 (26.53%) SolarWinds Orion
12 13 (26.53%) Finance
13 12 (24.49%) Nagios
13 12 (24.49%) Unix
13 12 (24.49%) CCNP
13 12 (24.49%) Network Monitoring
14 11 (22.45%) High Availability
14 11 (22.45%) Wireshark
14 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (22.45%) SCOM

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 (20.41%) OpenStack
2 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (12.24%) SAS
5 4 (8.16%) Apache
5 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
5 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.12%) iPlanet
6 3 (6.12%) JBoss
6 3 (6.12%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.12%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (30.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) DNS
2 21 (42.86%) Firewall
3 17 (34.69%) TCP/IP
4 15 (30.61%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (22.45%) Wireshark
6 10 (20.41%) MPLS
6 10 (20.41%) VPN
7 9 (18.37%) BGP
7 9 (18.37%) OSPF
8 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (14.29%) VPLS
8 7 (14.29%) WAN
9 6 (12.24%) DHCP
9 6 (12.24%) NetScaler
10 5 (10.20%) LAN
11 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.16%) LDAP
11 4 (8.16%) SAN
11 4 (8.16%) VLAN
11 4 (8.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) OLTP
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) JIRA
1 7 (14.29%) Subversion
2 5 (10.20%) JMeter
2 5 (10.20%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) Telecoms Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Consultant
7 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Consultant
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Test Consultant
8 5 (10.20%) Test Consultant
9 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Apache Flex
2 3 (6.12%) J2EE
2 3 (6.12%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) SAML
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Solaris
3 12 (24.49%) Unix
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.16%) AIX
8 3 (6.12%) HPUX
8 3 (6.12%) SUSE
9 2 (4.08%) CentOS
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (22.45%) High Availability
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (14.29%) Network Design
5 6 (12.24%) Critical Path Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) Application Performance Management
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.20%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.20%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (8.16%) Fault Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (8.16%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) Perl
2 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.08%) C-shell
3 2 (4.08%) Korn
3 2 (4.08%) PHP
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.69%) Degree
3 12 (24.49%) CCNP
4 11 (22.45%) CCIE
5 7 (14.29%) CCSP
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (4.08%) CCNA
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.04%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.04%) CCIP
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) MCITP
8 1 (2.04%) MCTS
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (8.16%) Firmware
6 4 (8.16%) ISA Server
6 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
6 4 (8.16%) XenServer
7 3 (6.12%) KVM
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (6.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Samba
8 2 (4.08%) vSphere
9 1 (2.04%) Docker
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.04%) NFS
9 1 (2.04%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Cacti
2 13 (26.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (24.49%) Nagios
4 11 (22.45%) SCOM
5 10 (20.41%) SCCM
6 8 (16.33%) Control-M
6 8 (16.33%) NetBackup
6 8 (16.33%) Puppet
6 8 (16.33%) QRadar
7 7 (14.29%) Ansible
8 6 (12.24%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (10.20%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (8.16%) HP SIM
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (2.04%) PowerCLI
11 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
11 1 (2.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) HP
2 30 (61.22%) Cisco
3 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 14 (28.57%) VMware
5 10 (20.41%) Citrix
5 10 (20.41%) SolarWinds
6 8 (16.33%) IBM
7 7 (14.29%) AlgoSec
7 7 (14.29%) Remedy
8 6 (12.24%) BMC
9 5 (10.20%) AppDynamics
9 5 (10.20%) Dell
9 5 (10.20%) F5
9 5 (10.20%) New Relic
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle
9 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
10 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
10 4 (8.16%) Sun
11 3 (6.12%) Cognos