The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OVSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 923 968
Permanent jobs citing OVSD 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.012% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

OVSD 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 7782 8403 8417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.66% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6297 6828 6640
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

OVSD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OVSD in the UK

OVSD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OVSD in the UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

OVSD
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware