The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 55 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing HP 39 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.35% 3.27% 4.77%
As % of the Vendors category 6.52% 5.56% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 39
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -6.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,600 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
598 611 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.37% 58.69% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 515 567 471
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
East of England

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

HP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

HP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 13 £42,500 -16.25% 1
Dunstable +2 11 £62,000 +37.77%
Bedford -3 8 £55,250 +39.87% 1
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 32 (50.00%) VMware
2 31 (48.44%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (45.31%) TCP/IP
4 28 (43.75%) Cisco
5 27 (42.19%) Firewall
6 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 20 (31.25%) SAN
8 19 (29.69%) ITIL
9 18 (28.13%) SQL
9 18 (28.13%) VPN
9 18 (28.13%) DNS
9 18 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (26.56%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (26.56%) Finance
11 16 (25.00%) Wireless
11 16 (25.00%) Service Delivery
11 16 (25.00%) Juniper
11 16 (25.00%) CCNP
12 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
12 15 (23.44%) Oracle
12 15 (23.44%) MPLS
12 15 (23.44%) OSPF
12 15 (23.44%) BGP
12 15 (23.44%) EIGRP
12 15 (23.44%) HP SIM
13 14 (21.88%) Network Management
13 14 (21.88%) HSRP
13 14 (21.88%) HP NNM
13 14 (21.88%) DWDM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 10 (15.63%) IIS
2 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (7.81%) Lync
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.69%) Apache
5 3 (4.69%) Papyrus
5 3 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.56%) Documentum
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Exstream
2 1 (1.56%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (45.31%) TCP/IP
2 27 (42.19%) Firewall
3 20 (31.25%) SAN
4 18 (28.13%) VPN
4 18 (28.13%) DNS
5 16 (25.00%) Wireless
6 15 (23.44%) MPLS
6 15 (23.44%) OSPF
6 15 (23.44%) BGP
6 15 (23.44%) EIGRP
7 14 (21.88%) HSRP
7 14 (21.88%) DWDM
7 14 (21.88%) RIP
7 14 (21.88%) SSL
8 12 (18.75%) DHCP
9 11 (17.19%) iSCSI
10 10 (15.63%) WAN
11 7 (10.94%) LAN
11 7 (10.94%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (9.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.94%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Network Specialist
2 9 (14.06%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Test Architect
7 4 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Field Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Wintel Support
8 3 (4.69%) Break Fix Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.56%) EDI
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) PKI
3 4 (6.25%) Replication
3 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.69%) e-Health
5 1 (1.56%) HACMP
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) SecurID
5 1 (1.56%) DataPower
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 31 (48.44%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.56%) AIX
7 1 (1.56%) HPUX
7 1 (1.56%) Solaris
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 16 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 14 (21.88%) Network Management
3 14 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (17.19%) Change Management
5 8 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 8 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 6 (9.38%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.81%) Network Design
7 5 (7.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (4.69%) Migration
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 12 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
3 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.69%) PowerHouse
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (26.56%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (25.00%) CCNP
4 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (18.75%) Degree
6 11 (17.19%) MCSE
6 11 (17.19%) MCITP
7 10 (15.63%) VCP5
8 4 (6.25%) MCTS
8 4 (6.25%) CCNA
8 4 (6.25%) MCP
9 3 (4.69%) VCAP
9 3 (4.69%) NCDA
9 3 (4.69%) NCIE
10 2 (3.13%) VTSP
10 2 (3.13%) VCDX
10 2 (3.13%) MCSA
11 1 (1.56%) CCA
11 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (48.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
3 13 (20.31%) VMware ESX
3 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.63%) VMware Server
4 10 (15.63%) vSphere
5 7 (10.94%) VMFS
6 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (9.38%) NFS
7 5 (7.81%) XenApp
8 4 (6.25%) XenServer
8 4 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (6.25%) vCloud
8 4 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) HP SIM
2 14 (21.88%) HP NNM
3 5 (7.81%) MOM
4 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 2 (3.13%) SCCM
5 2 (3.13%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) VMware
2 28 (43.75%) Cisco
3 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.00%) Juniper
5 15 (23.44%) Oracle
6 12 (18.75%) F5
7 11 (17.19%) Dell
7 11 (17.19%) Citrix
7 11 (17.19%) NetApp
8 10 (15.63%) IBM
9 8 (12.50%) CA
10 7 (10.94%) EMC
11 4 (6.25%) Veeam
12 3 (4.69%) Symantec
12 3 (4.69%) LANDesk
13 2 (3.13%) AppSense
13 2 (3.13%) 3Com
13 2 (3.13%) CommVault
13 2 (3.13%) Websense
14 1 (1.56%) Informatica
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