The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 49 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing HP 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.50% 0.68% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 0.93% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Average salary £47,500 £33,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -35.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £38,250 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
172 215 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 53.75% 72.88% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 151 208 113
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

HP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

HP Salary Trend in Bedford

HP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Bedford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing HP 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 HP.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 9 (60.00%) MCITP
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (53.33%) CA
4 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 8 (53.33%) MCSE
4 8 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) Dell
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) IPsec
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (33.33%) PKI
7 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
7 5 (33.33%) NFS
7 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) LDAP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing HP 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 HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) IPsec
3 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 5 (33.33%) LDAP
4 3 (20.00%) DMZ
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) PKI
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) e-Health
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) MCITP
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) MCSE
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) VCAP
4 3 (20.00%) VTSP
4 3 (20.00%) NCDA
4 3 (20.00%) NCIE
4 3 (20.00%) VCDX
4 3 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (33.33%) NFS
5 5 (33.33%) VMFS
5 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (33.33%) vCloud
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) MOM
1 5 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) CA
3 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) Dell
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Veeam
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix